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Making Art In The Snow

Making Art In The Snow

When a blizzard struck, a burlesque regular at the House of Yes built a snowcat

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A ‘Female Joker’ Puts On A Show In Bushwick

A ‘Female Joker’ Puts On A Show In Bushwick

Michael Alan and Jadda Cat Are At It Again

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Ridgewood-based Canadian takes on American Politics through Drag Performance

Ridgewood-based Canadian takes on American Politics through Drag Performance

An Interview with Teresa Braun, Drag/Genderf*ck curator at The Brick Theater

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Bushwick Artist Walks NYC Streets Wrapped in Saran Wrap as a Social Experiment

Bushwick Artist Walks NYC Streets Wrapped in Saran Wrap as a Social Experiment

“Younger people were a lot more receptive of this idea.”

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Bushwick Native Artist Fights to Preserve Underground Art Scene Through Performance

Bushwick Native Artist Fights to Preserve Underground Art Scene Through Performance

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Bushwick Fashion Night Challenges NYFW with Sustainable and Diverse Apparel Lines

Bushwick Fashion Night Challenges NYFW with Sustainable and Diverse Apparel Lines

This felt like a big, whopping antidote to New York Fashion Week.

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Bushwick DIY Venue Hosts Experimental Art Performances

Bushwick DIY Venue Hosts Experimental Art Performances

The Exponential Festival is blowing up across Brooklyn, and the local art space The Glove will hold eight non-traditional performances.

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Meet Melissa Rocha, the Local Latinx Performance Artist Behind East Williamsburg’s Latina Nite

Meet Melissa Rocha, the Local Latinx Performance Artist Behind East Williamsburg’s Latina Nite

Bringing intersectional comedy to North Brooklyn.

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Peephole Cinema’s Latest Program “Relocated” Tackles Sexuality

Peephole Cinema’s Latest Program “Relocated” Tackles Sexuality

The opening of Peephole Cinema’s latest screening “Relocated” brought New York City based film makers and artists to Bushwick for a one night event.

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NSFW: ‘wwwIII’ Blurred Lines Between the Digital and Physical Worlds

NSFW: ‘wwwIII’ Blurred Lines Between the Digital and Physical Worlds

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‘Am I Write, Ladies?’ Showcases Work by Female and Gender Non-Conforming Artists

‘Am I Write, Ladies?’ Showcases Work by Female and Gender Non-Conforming Artists

The series is back with a show focused on autobiography.

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Your Dirty, Old Panties Can Become Part of a Set at a House of Yes Show This Weekend

Your Dirty, Old Panties Can Become Part of a Set at a House of Yes Show This Weekend

Donations are being accepted at Queen of Falafel until Friday afternoon.

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Get Out There: So Many Amazing Things Are Happening in Bushwick This Weekend!

Get Out There: So Many Amazing Things Are Happening in Bushwick This Weekend!

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House of Yes Wants to Feed You Dinner Off of Naked People

House of Yes Wants to Feed You Dinner Off of Naked People

Leave it to House Of Yes to host the most outrageous parties in Brooklyn

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Celebrate Women’s History Month in Bushwick With These Film and Art Events!

Celebrate Women’s History Month in Bushwick With These Film and Art Events!

If you’re an intersectional feminist, chances are you take Women’s History Month very seriously

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Watch Jemima Kirke (of “Girls”) Interview An Ancient Alien at a Bushwick Film Premiere

Watch Jemima Kirke (of “Girls”) Interview An Ancient Alien at a Bushwick Film Premiere

The short film The Joanne Holiday Show, debuting Monday at House of Yes, is hard to develop a genre portmanteau for

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You’re Invited to an Outrageous Queer Dance Party Launching Wednesday at Bushwick’s House of Yes

You’re Invited to an Outrageous Queer Dance Party Launching Wednesday at Bushwick’s House of Yes

If you’ve ever doubted that you enjoy a good dance party, POLARI, a new biweekly event at  House of Yes that launches this Wednesday, promises to be a scene at which you can quash those doubts

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At Outlet, Artist Cristin Richard’s Work Goes way Beyond Skin-Deep

At Outlet, Artist Cristin Richard’s Work Goes way Beyond Skin-Deep

 

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Glow-In-The-Dark Art Sheds Light on Human Behavior at Fresh Window Gallery

Glow-In-The-Dark Art Sheds Light on Human Behavior at Fresh Window Gallery

Photo courtesy of Fresh Window Gallery Consider New York City and its oddities in the day compared to the night. Consider the abundance of light that keeps our city uniquely active all hours of the day and night. Consider the hundreds of people we encounter and do not speak to, the many things we see […]

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Take a Field Trip to MoMA PS1 for “James Lee Byars: 1/2 an Autobiography”

Take a Field Trip to MoMA PS1 for “James Lee Byars: 1/2 an Autobiography”

As the story goes, there are a million different ways to say I Love You

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Making Sense of the Unpredictability of Brian Belott and Matthew Thurber’s “Volatile Vortex of Action”

Making Sense of the Unpredictability of Brian Belott and Matthew Thurber’s “Volatile Vortex of Action”

Performance art is moody, finding its power in a volatile vortex of actions and references on the semiotic scale of art

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Bushwick-based Performance Artists Make National News with ‘In Orbit’

Bushwick-based Performance Artists Make National News with ‘In Orbit’

Bushwick-based performance artists Alex Schweder and Ward Shelley recently made headlines with their explorative performance piece In Orbit, currently at The Boiler | Pierogi

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Post-Human Race Riot: B.J. Dini Rocks La Grotta

Post-Human Race Riot: B.J. Dini Rocks La Grotta

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House of Yes Returns to Bushwick with More Programming, Bar & Restaurant!

House of Yes Returns to Bushwick with More Programming, Bar & Restaurant!

In 2007 co-directors Kae Burke and Anya Sapozhnikova launched their DIY space in Ridgewood, self-described as a “hippie- punk squat house,” named House of Yes

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Wild Performance Journey of Matthew Silver’s “Circus of Dreams”

Wild Performance Journey of Matthew Silver’s “Circus of Dreams”

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Bushwick Gone Basel Represented “Art as a Lifestyle,” Not as a Trend

Bushwick Gone Basel Represented “Art as a Lifestyle,” Not as a Trend

Only three weeks in advance of one of the world’s largest contemporary art fairs, Bushwick-based nightlife and fashion icons Ms

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Non Grata Delivers the Unexpected at Grace Exhibition Space

Non Grata Delivers the Unexpected at Grace Exhibition Space

Last Friday, Grace Exhibition Space was overtaken with the infamous, dynamic and always entertaining Non Grata performance group

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The Left Hand Path Leads to Performa 13

The Left Hand Path Leads to Performa 13

For three weeks, Performa biennially organizes more than 100 separate performance art events, presented at over 40 venues across New York City

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Last Chance: Only 5 More Days of Performa 13

Last Chance: Only 5 More Days of Performa 13

Performa 13, the biennial performance arts consortium, has 56 remaining events that will take you on a veritable scavenger hunt all over the city. With only five days left to see all of the acts, you’d have to be a serious performance-art-junkie to see them all. If you have to limit yourself to one performance per […]

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Happy Second Birthday, Bushwick Burlesque! (NSFW)

Happy Second Birthday, Bushwick Burlesque! (NSFW)

Can you believe 

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Body Horror, Body Holy at Grace Space [NSFW]

Body Horror, Body Holy at Grace Space [NSFW]

Confrontational and jarring, the artists at once built up notions of the beauty of the body and tore them down on Friday during the third weekend in Grace Exhibition Space’s month-long “Climate Change” series, featuring performance artists from all over the world as part of the Brooklyn International Performance Art Festival

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Grace Strikes Again with Action Poetry Facilitators

Grace Strikes Again with Action Poetry Facilitators

An exquisitely curated line up of performers was brought out again last Friday at Grace Exhibition Space

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A Place Between Order and Disorder: 5 Amazing Art Shows This Week

A Place Between Order and Disorder: 5 Amazing Art Shows This Week

 

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Sex-Crazed Drag Queen and Acupuncture Treatment of Capitalism: La Pocha Nostra at Grace Exhibition Space

Sex-Crazed Drag Queen and Acupuncture Treatment of Capitalism: La Pocha Nostra at Grace Exhibition Space

This past Friday night, Grace Exhibition Space welcomed La Pocha Nostra to Bushwick, bringing their post-national, apocalyptic, trans-cultural performance with them

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Paul Outlaw & Jennifer Catron to Represent Bushwick at Brooklyn Museum Artists Ball, Tonight!

Paul Outlaw & Jennifer Catron to Represent Bushwick at Brooklyn Museum Artists Ball, Tonight!

Brooklyn Artists Ball from GuyManly on Vimeo

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Interview with Rebecca Goyette: The Lobsta Girl

Interview with Rebecca Goyette: The Lobsta Girl

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