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THE REAL ESTATE SHOW WAS THEN: 1980, James Fuentes Gallery, April 4 - 27, reception Friday April 4, 6-8 pm

THE REAL ESTATE SHOW WAS THEN: 1980
APRIL 4-27, 2014
OPENING RECEPTION:
FRIDAY APRIL 4, 6-8PM

James Fuentes Gallery
55 DELANCEY STREET
NEW YORK, NY 10002

212-577-1201
info@jamesfuentes.com


Protesters Rain Down Thousands of Bills in Guggenheim Rotunda

http://hyperallergic.com/117512/protesters-rain-down-thousands-of-bills-...

"At 6:45 pm ET yesterday evening, a handheld bell sounded in the rotunda of the Guggenheim Museum in New York, signaling the second protest action in as many months from the Global Ultra Luxury Faction, or G.U.L.F. The ringing was followed by the release of 9,000 “1%” bills of parodic currency which fluttered downward as patrons rushed to the inner edge of Frank Lloyd Wright’s spiral ramp.


Activists launch faux Guggenheim site with press release on Abu Dhabi

http://www.globalguggenheim.org/
Activists launch faux Guggenheim site with press release on Abu Dhabi:

Guggenheim Museum Announces Sustainable Design Competition for Abu Dhabi Branch

"In response to overwhelming international concern about human and labor rights violations in the construction of the new cultural district of Saadiyat Island, the Guggenheim Museum has decided to rethink the design for its new branch in Abu Dhabi. While the original design proposed by Frank Gehry is remarkable in conceptual and technical terms, the Guggenheim has recognized that the Abu Dhabi site affords a unique opportunity to fundamentally re-imagine the future of the twenty-first century global museum.


Art F City Roast, Monday, February 17, 2014, Postmasters Gallery, 54 Franklin Street, NYC

Art F City Roast
Monday, February 17, 2014
Postmasters Gallery
54 Franklin Street, ground floor
NY NY 10013

6:30 pm Cocktails & light fare
7:45 pm Live Auction
8:30 pm Award ceremony and Roast
Silent bidding runs through 10 pm.

BUY TICKETS HERE.
Early Bird Specials available through February 1.


Catalyzing Change, panel discussion, Centrifuge, art exhibition, Th 1/23/2014, Nathan Cummings Foundation, 475 Tenth Ave, NYC


Ido Michaeli, still from the Ethiopian Curtain of the Ark, 2013

Catalyzing Change: Contemporary Art & Social Justice
Presented by Artis & the New Israel Fund

Thursday, January 23, 2014, 6-8 pm
The Nathan Cummings Foundation
475 Tenth Avenue at 36th Street, 14th floor, NYC

$10 - advance registration only - includes wine and catered refreshments

Artis and NIF present an evening of art and conversation about social justice in Israel. Join them as they explore the intersection of contemporary art and social change, with a focus on the marginalized communities represented in the exhibition Centrifuge, presented by Artis and curated by Chen Tamir, on view at the Nathan Cummings Foundation through February 28, 2014.


12 Trees of Christmas, {TEMP} Art Space, 57 Walker, NYC, Thursday, December 19, 7 - 11 PM

12 Trees of Christmas
{TEMP} Art Space
57 Walker Street
NY NY 10013

Thursday, December 19
7 - 11 PM

RSVP: 12treesofchristmasrsvp@gmail.com


East Village Eye Website Launch Party, Monday, 12/9/2013, Tammany Hall, 152 Orchard Street, 6pm - 3am

East Village Eye Website Launch Party
Monday, 12/9/2013, 6:00 pm - 3:00 am
Tammany Hall, 152 Orchard Street, NYC

TICKETS: $15
available for purchase at door or online:
http://www.east-village-eye.com/store.html
Reservations by phone: 212 260 7540


Film-makers’ Cooperative 8th Benefit Concert & Art Auction, Tues 9/17/2013, 7 PM, Santos Party Lounge, 96 Lafayette St, NYC

The Film-Makers’ Cooperative is pleased to announce:

The 8th Annual Music and Film Benefit
at Santos Party House

Includes amazing art works for auction.

For this year’s benefit, the Coop will feature a host of talented and renowned artists & musicians.

Tuesday, September 17th, 2013
Santos Party House
96 Lafayette St., below Canal St.
doors open 7 PM

Tickets $35

BUY TICKETS HERE:
http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/442412


A Taste of Greenwich House, Metropolitan Pavilion, Monday, March 11, 6:30 - 9:30 pm

On Monday, March 11, 2013, Greenwich House hosts the 11th Annual “A Taste of Greenwich House” event, presented by the Paul Singer Family Foundation. Top restaurants and chefs from around New York City will donate their services to support GH's wide variety of art and urban social service programs.

“A Taste of Greenwich House” once again returns to the 17,000 square-foot Metropolitan Pavilion at 125 West 18th Street in the Flatiron District of New York City. The event runs from 7:30-9:30, with a VIP hour from 6:30-7:30.

Guests will enjoy a variety of cuisine from around NYC as they support the critical programs of Greenwich House, including GH Pottery, the GH Music School, plus help for victims of child abuse, medical care for home-bound seniors, support for those living with HIV and AIDS, a substance abuse program, health and mental health programs, and many other vital social services.

For tickets or sponsorship please contact Hannah Read at hread@greenwichhouse.org or 212-991-0003 x 401.

To purchase tickets online: http://www.greenwichhouse.org/news/taste_of_GH/tickets


Alan W. Moore receives 2012 Arts Writers Grant from Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation for his "Art Squats" book

Alan W. Moore, a frequent contributor to post.thing.net, has received a 2012 Arts Writers Grant for his Art Squats book.

This was announced yesterday, December 3, in a press release from Creative Capital/Warhol Foundation.

The Arts Writers Grant Program is pleased to announce the recipients of its 2012 grant.

Designed to encourage and reward writing about contemporary art that is rigorous, passionate, eloquent, and precise, as well as to create a broader audience for arts writing, the Arts Writers Grant Program aims to strengthen the field as a whole and to ensure that critical writing remains a valued mode of engaging the visual arts.


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