Open Call Information Sessions
April 13, 2017
3:00 pm-4:30 pm
Two information sessions on NURTUREart's annual Open Call for Artists, Curators, and Single Channel are provided for those applicants who wish to see the exhibition space, attend a presentation of the application and evaluation processes, and take part in a Q&A session.
She is alone, a performance by Michelle Levy
April 30, 2017
4:00 pm—5:30 pm
She is alone stems from the series Ruins of Achelach, a body of research, performance, and artifact mined from rational and irrational sources scanning the history of Jewish Poland and immigrant life in NY to serve as a growing, living document of women from oblivion.
Art Explorers Club with P.S. 147
May 1 — June 30, 2017
The Art Explorers Club connects public school students with their artistic community through visits to local artist studios, galleries, and other creative spaces.
Teen Video Screening: A Nightmare on Elm Street
May 2, 2017
5:00 pm—6:00 pm
NURTUREart’s Education Program is pleased to present work from this year's video art class at Juan Morel Campos High School, led by Jaimie Warren.
Only the Finest of Fifis
May 20, 2017
4:00 pm—6:00 pm
This event includes adult material.
Join us for an afternoon of real talk with artists Kenya (Robinson)—the first artist to participate in our pilot residency program—and Illya Szilak as they investigate the sexual experiences of incarcerated people in the U.S. prison system.
Voices Need Heroes
May 27 — June 18, 2017
NURTUREart presents Voices Need Heroes curated by Project Curate with PJ Gubatina Policarpio and featuring artworks by: Ify Chiejina, Walter Cruz, Sylvia Hernandez, Umesh Mangipudi, Kwantaeck Park, and Tajh Rust.
Job Opportunity: Education Director
June 8 — June 30, 2017
NURTUREart is seeking a qualified individual for our Education Director position.
Residency for New Collaborations: Summer 2017
June 26 — July 30, 2017
We’re launching a residency program for pairs of emerging artists who have wanted to work together but haven’t had the opportunity for committed collaboration. Participants include: Amber Atiya with Ezra Wube and Sarah Anderson with Tora López.
Jon Henry: Stranger Fruit
September 8 — October 1, 2017
NURTUREart presents Jon Henry’s Stranger Fruit, the first exhibition of our 2017–2018 20th Anniversary Season. By honoring and memorializing Black mothers’ imaginations, Henry undertakes the historic practice of unarmed Black men systematically targeted and killed by unindicted police force.