Current Exhibitions

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BETHANY COLLINS

December 6, 2014 – March 1, 2015  Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art

hours: 10:00am-5:00pm Tuesday through Sunday. Closed Dec 24-29, Jan 1 and Jan 19

Bethany Collins is an artist and photographer. New work in her exhibition is inspired by identity and race as viewed through the prism of language. A new book work features a dictionary with all terms for color erased. Collins recently completed a residency at the Studio Museum, Harlem and earned Bachelor of Arts degree in Studio Art at the University of Alabama. Collins was a fellow in SHARP, Snug Harbor Artist Residency Program, in October and November.

This exhibition is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Edward & Sally Van Lier Fund through New York Community Trust.

 


 

 

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MELISSA WEST

December 6, 2014 – March 1, 2015  Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art

hours: 10:00am-5:00pm Tuesday through Sunday. Closed Dec 24-29, Jan 1 and Jan 19

Melissa West is a performance artist whose work investigates the dialogue between a moving body and the contours of the hills and the shoreline of Staten Island. Her work has been presented at the Greenbelt and the LUMEN Festival. She recently completed a residency at The Curiosity Project and received a Premier Grant in Choreography from Staten Island Arts and NYC Department of Cultural Affairs. West was a fellow in SHARP, Snug Harbor Artist Residency Program, in October and November.

This exhibition is made possible, in part, by a grant from the Edward & Sally Van Lier Fund through New York Community Trust.