PARMER was founded in 2014 as a space for presenting and developing feminist work through exhibitions, programs and events and will be hosted by Abrons Art Center in 2015. Includes A SEA CHANGE INTO LANDS RICH AND STRANGE (01/28 — 02/25/2015), PILOT PRESS..., LIZ LINDEN AND JEN KENNEDY (01/08 — 10/01/2015), and CASSANDRA GUAN, FUTURE PERFECT (03/05 — 04/18/2015).
06/19/15 - 08/09/15
A group exhibition of new projects by Rochelle Goldberg, Chelsea Knight, JR Larson, Jessica Segall and Sean Patrick Micka.
05/14/15 - 05/17/15
Featuring HEATHER BURSCH, AMY FELDMAN, NIKITA GALE, CASSANDRA GUAN, JEN KENNEDY & LIZ LINDEN, CHELSEA KNIGHT and PARK MCARTHUR
Come see what our current residents Rochelle Goldberg, Chelsea Knight, JR Larson, Jessica Segall, Sean Patrick Micka, and Amanda Parmer have been up to during their 11 month residency. We're having a CRAWFISH BOIL in the garden. Free food, drinks, and music.
05/01/15 - 05/17/15
In May 1985, we put our first posters up on the streets of New York and everyone went bananas. We’ve been fighting discrimination and corruption in art, film, politics and pop culture ever since. Some things have changed, but there is still so much to do! Things have improved for women and artists of color over the last thirty years, but let's face it, the celebrity-obsessed art market and the galleries and museums that fuel it, really SUCK!
Queens of Welfare / Pawns of Capital: Reframing welfare debates through archives, public discussions and brunch.
04/27/15 - 05/15/15
A collection of documents from the National Welfare Rights Organization and Wages for Housework movements.
DVLPR Presents: EXTRASTATECRAFT: THE POWER OF INFRASTRUCTURE SPACE LECTURE AND CONVERSATION with KELLER EASTERLING
On the occasion of her new book, EXTRASTATECRAFT: THE POWER OF INFRASTRUCTURE SPACE (VERSO, 2014), Keller Easterling will lead a session of THE DVLPR RR PRJCT (DEVELOPER READER PROJECT) at Abrons Arts Center.
PARMER at Abrons: General Assembly On Immaterial Digital Labor and Universal Basic Income, organized by Dorothy Howard
This General Assembly will be the inaugural meeting of people interesting in exploring action-based responses to the global “time-famine” created by the digital economy, the collapse of work and play in social media and “hope labor” economies, the rise of unpaid internships, and the burgeoning freelance market, have made it harder for people to profit off of their work and to maintain a strong quality of life. Responses and the stakes of this assembly will begin to be defined in this inaugural meeting.