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Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition – Art and so much more!

Jun 11, 2016 @ 1:00 pm - Jun 12, 2016 @ 6:00 pm

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Every 0 days until Jun 12, 2016
| Free
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Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)’s

Spring Shows CLOSING WEEKEND

Saturday, June 11, 2016

WHAT:

The Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) has opened the iron gates of their historic pier gallery in Red Hook for the 24th Annual Spring Pier show with three distinctly different exhibits:

Roode Hoek, a celebration of Red Hook’s Dutch past leading up its multicultural present where ~200 BWAC artists are exhibiting; Wide Open 7, a national juried show selected by Metropolitan Museum assistant curator, Beth Saunders with 120 pieces in all media, chosen from over 1900 submissions; Recycle, juried by Harriet Taub of NYC’s Materials for the Arts, which has introduced many of our visitors to the new re-use genre. 65 pieces are exhibited.

In conjunction with the Recycle show of art create made from re-purposed materials, a screening of Trash Dance, an inspiring documentary about dance, creativity and dirty work, sponsored by SIMS Municipal Recycling, 2PM.

The Word Cabaret reading series that sims to celebrate and savor the wondrous variety of Brooklyn-based wordsmiths. Today: A Bandolier of Breuckelen Bards with Sarah Fetherhoff, Aimee Herman, Mike Jukovic, Janice Lowe and Michael Ruby, 4PM

WHEN:

The show is open weekends 1-6PM and runs through June 12.

CLOSING DAY

Sunday, June 5, 2016

WHAT:

This Sunday top-notch and expanded Red Hook Waterfront Performance series; which includes concerts in all genres and spoken and written work programs.

Today’s performance is pianist Jimmy Hill, R&B, blues and jazz legend, 2PM

Put in a winning bid at the Silent Affordable auction (where bids starts as low as $30). Auctions start closing at4PM.

WHEN:

The show is open weekends 1-6PM and runs through June 12.

WHERE:

481 Van Brunt (Door 7) in Red Hook.

CONTACT:

718- 596-2506

email bwacinfo@aol.com

or for more information, go to bwac.org

Details

Start:
Jun 11, 2016 @ 1:00 pm
End:
Jun 12, 2016 @ 6:00 pm
Cost:
Free
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Website:
http://BWAC.org

Organizer

BWAC
Phone:
718-596-2507
Email:
Website:
BWAC.org

Venue

BWAC Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition
499 Van Brunt St., Door #7
Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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Phone:
718 596-2506
Website:
http://BWAC.org