Upcoming Events Calendar

Mar
10
Sat
Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers
Mar 10 @ 10:00 AM – May 6 @ 4:00 PM

Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers is a group exhibition curated by local artist Jahtiek Long.  Located in the Commons Galleries of the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, this exhibit pays homage to, explores, and celebrates Staten Island’s culture and cultural identity. Playing on the name given to Staten Island by the Wu-Tang Clan, Shaolin highlights the work of more than 15 artists from all corners of the borough, including:

Hidden Grid by Kevin Barker
Raul Barquet
Ashley Benedict
HH Coatl
Christine Cruz
Chelsea Rae Fioravanti
Goyart
Stephanie Kosinski
Emily Long
Harry Magzul
Chris Malfi
Liz Manzolini
Shawn McArthur
J. Montana
Emily Perina
Gina Policastro
Tony Quera
Chris RWK
Katinka Sattar
Jay Sayers
Lawerence Schau Jr
Search and Rescue Productions
Keri Sheheen
Tabitha Lee Turchio
Gene Wagner
Wann

Opening reception: Saturday, March 10 | 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C&G)
Admission: Free

Curator talk with Jahtiek Long – Shaolin Narratives: The Power of Representation
April 19 | 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM | Free with gallery admission

Admission to the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C & G) is $5 ($4 students/seniors).  Spring – Autumn hours are Thurs-Fri 12:00 – 7:00 PM and Sat – Sun 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. 

Opening Reception for Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers
Mar 10 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers is a group exhibition curated by local artist Jahtiek Long.  Located in the Commons Galleries of the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, this exhibit pays homage to, explores, and celebrates Staten Island’s culture and cultural identity. Playing on the name given to Staten Island by the Wu-Tang Clan, Shaolin highlights the work of more than 15 artists from all corners of the borough, including:

Hidden Grid by Kevin Barker
Raul Barquet
Ashley Benedict
HH Coatl
Christine Cruz
Chelsea Rae Fioravanti
Goyart
Stephanie Kosinski
Emily Long
Harry Magzul
Chris Malfi
Liz Manzolini
Shawn McArthur
J. Montana
Emily Perina
Gina Policastro
Tony Quera
Chris RWK
Katinka Sattar
Jay Sayers
Lawerence Schau Jr
Search and Rescue Productions
Keri Sheheen
Tabitha Lee Turchio
Gene Wagner
Wann

Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C&G)
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Admission: Free

Admission to the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C & G) is $5 ($4 students/seniors).  Spring – Autumn hours are Thurs-Fri 12:00 – 7:00 PM and Sat – Sun 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. 

Mar
22
Thu
Noble Maritime Collection: Stobart at Noble – Opening Reception
Mar 22 @ 5:00 PM – 8:00 PM

The Noble Maritime Collection presents Stobart at Noble, an exhibition of oil paintings and drawings by the preeminent maritime painter, John Stobart.

The exhibition will open with a reception on Thursday, March 22 from 5 until 8 PM and continue through December 2018.

Additions to the museum’s other exhibitions will also be featured, including a scale model of the first federal lighthouse, Cape Henry, which was commissioned by Alexander Hamilton, and a look at the progress of the museum’s volunteer restoration of Robbins Reef Lighthouse.

Reservations are $30 per person, $25 for museum members.

Mar
24
Sat
Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes
Mar 24 @ 10:00 AM – Sep 23 @ 5:00 PM

Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes is a large-scale retrospective of paintings by Sarah Yuster, spanning her thirty-year career.  Yuster’s work is subtle and intimate, sparking sentiments from viewers that explain her propensity to invoke a sense of “home.”  Yuster has had notable success as a portraitist, with works in two Smithsonian Museums and top university collections.

Opening reception: Saturday, March 24 | 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C&G)
Admission: Free

Admission to the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C & G) is $5 ($4 students/seniors).  Spring – Autumn hours are Thurs-Fri 12:00 – 7:00 PM and Sat – Sun 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. 

The following local businesses have provided generous support to Native Soil: Blue, Bayou and Beso Restaurants, Empire Outlets, Door to Door Realty, Snappy Solutions, Connie Lane Real Estate, and Victory State Bank.

Opening Reception for Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes
Mar 24 @ 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM

Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes is a large-scale retrospective of paintings by Sarah Yuster, spanning her thirty-year career.  Yuster’s work is subtle and intimate, sparking sentiments from viewers that explain her propensity to invoke a sense of “home.”  Yuster has had notable success as a portraitist, with works in two Smithsonian Museums and top university collections.

Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C&G)
2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
Admission: Free

Admission to the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C & G) is $5 ($4 students/seniors).  Spring – Autumn hours are Thurs – Fri 12:00 – 7:00 PM and Sat – Sun 11:00 AM – 5:00 PM. 

The following local businesses have provided generous support to Native Soil: Blue, Bayou and Beso Restaurants, Empire Outlets, Door to Door Realty, Snappy Solutions, Connie Lane Real Estate, and Victory State Bank.

Apr
19
Thu
Curator talk with Jahtiek Long – Shaolin Narratives: The Power of Representation
Apr 19 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM

Join Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers curator Jahtiek Long to discuss the exhibit’s themes of a changing Staten Island community, the power of representation, and the importance of embracing multiple narratives.

Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art (Buildings C&G)
Free with gallery admission