Alison Kuo : The New Joys of GelliesJanuary 29 - January 29, 2019 @ 7:30pm
In conjunction with the exhibition Extremely absorbent and increasingly hollow, Alison Kuo performs The New Joys of Gellies, engaging notions of sacrifice, sensuality, and aspiration contained in the material properties and social history of gelatin in the United States in a series of fleshy, squishy gelatin action-vignettes.
Year of Abundance: A Lunar New Year CelebrationFebruary 16 - February 16, 2019 @ 4:00 – 8:00 PM
Abrons Arts Center, Wing on Wo’s W.O.W Project, and Yellow Jackets Collective bring in the “Year of the Pig” with a celebration for the Lower East Side community. Join us for live performances, art activities, karaoke, DJ sets and refreshments from local restaurants.
Spring 2019 Class Registration is Now Open!
Abrons’ classes and workshops are for art makers of all ages and every level of creative development. We nurture risk-taking, boldness and experimentation, and we embrace curiosity. Participants are encouraged to construct meaningful responses and collaborate while thinking critically. Come make something new.
Alicia Mersy: WISDOM FERTILIZERFebruary 21 - April 5, 2019 @ 6:00 - 8:00 PM
Opening Reception: February 21, 6:00 – 8:00PM
Culpepper and Upper Gallery
Through satirical engagement with new age YouTube self-help coaching videos, popular news media, clip art, and commercial graphic aesthetics, Mersy reflects on the terrors of late capitalism and militarized border control.