First Thursday in DUMBO
Join artists, galleries, and community members for this monthly event celebrating art, culture, and historic DUMBO. Participating galleries will be free and open to the public from 6 pm to 8 pm, giving all visitors the opportunity to peruse the diverse selection of artwork in DUMBO’s famous arts district. Visitors will have the opportunity to participate in an insider’s tour at 6 pm led by Alexandra Harper, the Founder of Women of Culture, a community for women who want to live more art-full, creative, and culture-filled lives.
Highlights of this upcoming First Thursday include:
- Insider’s Tour led by Alexandra Harper that will take visitors through Smack Mellon first to see Victoria-Idongesit Udonian’s How Can I Be Nobody, as well as Streaming Surface from Moko Fukuyama and curator Rachel Vera Steinberg. This will be followed by a tour of Nate Flagg’s Cwacacaminshin / Songs at Elma. The tour will finish off with a visit to Undercurrent to see Megan Stroech’s Fully Furnished. Visitors can register for free here.
- Light Year digital projections from 7:30 PM – 10:00 PM on the Manhattan Bridge
- Reception for Objects for Artists at New York Studio School and Sculpture Gallery. Exhibiting artists will be present to discuss their work.
- Artist’s Reception at Klompching Gallery with Brooklyn-based artist, Dora Somosi. Somosi will be in attendance to meet collectors and talk about her artworks.