Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers

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
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

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.