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NEWD Art Show

 

NEWD Art Show in Bushwick

By PAUL LASTER, JUNE, 2014

Coinciding with Bushwick Open Studios, the NEWD Art Show kicked off its inaugural edition in a 7,000 square foot warehouse on Johnson Avenue with a preview party catered by local hotspot Roberta’s. A mix of Brooklyn artist collectives, project spaces, nonprofits, and artist-run and commercial galleries offered work in a variety of media by emerging artists.

"Our aim is to bring a new audience to Bushwick to see a dynamic community of artists and gallerists that we haven't seen since SoHo in the 80s," said NEWD co-organizer Kibum Kim.

Exhibitors included American Medium, COED Contemporáneo, Law Office, Marina T. Schindler, Rawson Projects, Regina Rex, Residency Unlimited, Sardine, Signal, Theodore: Art, and Season. Artist Pension Trust also presented an extension of its online exhibition We’ve All Got Issues: Video Art from the APT Collection, featuring 16 videos by an international roster of member artists, including Kalup Linzy, who performed at the preview. 

NEWD Art Show organizers Kate Bryan and Kibum Kim

Theodore:Art's Stephanie Theodore

Regina Rex's Angelina Gualdoni and Yevgeniya Baras

American Medium's Travis Fitzgerald, Daniel Wallace and Josh Pavlacky

Law Office's Eva Pfeffer and Amber Boissonneault

Artist Kalup Linzy

Sardine's Jon Lutz and artist Holly Coulis

Rawson Projects' Chris Rawson

Artist Pension Trust's Sarah Murkett

Signal's Kyle Clairmont Jacques and Alexander Johns

Residency Unlimited's artist Andres Carranza

COED Contemporáneo's Lara Balderrama and Alejandro Jassan

Pinta New York director Ian Cofre and UNTITLED. curator Omar Lopez-Chahoud

Independent curator Marina T. Schindler

Artist Pension Trust's Trong Gia Nguyen

 

 

 

Paul Laster

Paul Laster is a writer, editor, independent curator, artist and lecturer. He is a New York desk editor at ArtAsiaPacific and a contributing editor at Whitehot and artBahrain. He was the founding editor of Artkrush.com and Artspace.com and art editor of Flavorpill.com and Russell Simmons's OneWorld Magazine; started TheDailyBeast.com's art section; and worked as a photojournalist for Artnet.com and Art in America. He is a frequent contributor to Time Out New York, New York Observer, Modern Painters, ArtPulse and ArtInfo.com.

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