Each year NURTUREart’s Brooklyn gallery presents a full season of group and solo exhibitions, as well as special events and off-site projects.
NURTUREart’s special events bring a diverse public together to enrich understanding, challenge thinking and form a vibrant art community.
Bang Geul Han: Ugly Feeling
March 9 — April 1, 2018
Ugly Feeling is a solo exhibition by Bang Geul Han that claims space to represent both highly personal experiences and overtly public manifestations of sexism, misogyny, and violence, as well as setting these accounts face-to-face with anti-feminist statements made by powerful and marginal figures.
Laura Bernstein: Becoming Beast
April 13 — May 6, 2018
NURTUREart is pleased to present Becoming Beast, a solo exhibition of sculpture and a multi-channel video installation by Laura Bernstein. In the style of a natural history museum exhibit, audiences are presented with grotesque humanoid beasts from a confluence of pre-enlightenment fantasies and future environmental collapse anxiety.
(Social) STATUS: UPDATE
May 19 — June 10, 2018
NURTUREart is pleased to present, (Social) STATUS: UPDATE, curated by students from Juan Morel Campos High School with Allison Peller and featuring artists Tyler Bohm, Maria De Los Angeles, Wojciech Gilewicz, Kay Gordon, and Yeimi Salazar.
Announcing NURTUREart’s 2018-2019 Exhibition Season
September 7, 2018
Christie Neptune: Unpacking Sameness
September 8 — October 7, 2018
NURTUREart is pleased to present Unpacking Sameness, a solo exhibition by Christie Neptune. Neptune uses photography and filmed performance to unpack and dismantle the social and psychological constructs of race in America.
Melissa Sclafani: Crowd Control
October 20 — November 18, 2018
Crowd Control, a solo exhibition by Melissa Sclafani, is an immersive installation with sculpture and light projection. Created in response to the ongoing detention of migrant children at the United States-Mexico border, Sclafani’s installation draws attention to the boundaries and devices that divide us.
Object Intimacies, curated by Jane Cavalier and Nicole Kaack
December 1 — January 12, 2019
Featuring artworks by Wesley Chavis, Mira Dayal, Andrew Gayle, David Horvitz, Simone Kearney, Junyu Li, and Alayna Rasile-Digrindakis.
Voices Through Lenses
January 18 — January 27, 2019
NURTUREart is pleased to present Voices Through Lenses, a group exhibition featuring analog film photography created by fifth grade students at P.S. 147 with Felicita “Felli” Maynard, NURTUREart’s 2018–2019 Artist-in-Residence.
Gabo Camnitzer and Lluís Alexandre Casanovas Blanco: Aesthetic Behavior; Developmental Sequences
February 8 — March 10, 2019
Aesthetic Behavior; Developmental Sequences, is a collaboration by Gabo Camnitzer and Lluís Alexandre Casanovas Blanco, that uses the avatar of the child to reflect upon current modes of spectatorship and subjectivity.
Brett Wallace: Working Conditions
March 16 — April 14, 2019
A solo exhibition by Brett Wallace, investigates the consequences and implications that new technologies such as artificial intelligence and algorithm-driven platforms have had in restructuring the relationships contracted workers have to their employers, their labor, and themselves.