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.
Announcing NURTUREart’s 2017–2018 Exhibition Season
September 8, 2017
NURTUREart is pleased to announce our upcoming exhibition season. Proposals were selected from an annual open call for emerging artists and curators.
Open Call: Artists & Curators for Education in Public Schools
October 10 — October 27, 2017
NURTUREart is seeking practicing curators and practicing artists to apply for its in-school artist and curator residencies.
Kyoung eun Kang: 1402 Seok-Dong
October 14 — November 5, 2017
Kang enshrines routine and subtle interactions into delicate monuments. Her works, which reveal the universal in the particular, memorialize the gestures that attach and bind us to family and strangers alike.