Microscope Gallery - Past Events

Below is a list of all past events for Microscope Gallery. Current and upcoming events, as well as other details, are available on the venue's page.

  • poster for Cate Giordano “After the fire is gone”

    Cate Giordano “After the fire is gone”

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    • Media: Sculpture - Installation - Video installation
    • 2017-09-15 - 2017-10-22

    I shoot films, make sculptures, and perform in various states of cross dress. My work conveys a grotesque Americana, one influenced by faded icons, soap-opera folklore, and daily banalities. – Cate...More »

  • poster for “Recognition By Components: RISD Sculpture MFA, Class of 2017” Exhibition

    “Recognition By Components: RISD Sculpture MFA, Class of 2017” Exhibition

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2017-08-04 - 2017-08-20

    RECOGNITION BY COMPONENTS starts with a simple idea: of disparate parts making up, but also subverting, a greater whole. In this exhibition, the five artists of RISD’s Sculpture MFA 2017 graduating class...More »

  • poster for “Face Shifts” Exhibition

    “Face Shifts” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Photography - Installation - Video installation - Digital
    • 2017-06-23 - 2017-07-30

    Microscope Gallery presents Face Shifts, a group exhibition of works including video, kinetic painting, analog photography, installation and mixed media by Theodore Darst, Nick Doyle, Rina Dweck, Ja’tovia...More »

  • poster for Marni Kotak “Treehouse”

    Marni Kotak “Treehouse”

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    • Media: Video installation - Performance Art
    • 2017-05-12 - 2017-06-18
  • poster for Peggy Ahwesh “Kissing Point”

    Peggy Ahwesh “Kissing Point”

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    • Media: Video installation - Media Arts
    • 2014-11-22 - 2015-01-04

    With new multiple screen video installations – one featuring footage from the West Bank, Palestinian Territories, another using appropriated news reports – along with a series of unique objects in the...More »

  • poster for Allison Somers “Enfolding”

    Allison Somers “Enfolding”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-10-10 - 2014-11-17
  • poster for “Slide Slide Slide” Exhibition

    “Slide Slide Slide” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Other - Other
    • 2014-09-05 - 2014-10-06

    The exhibit assumes as its inspirational starting point the works and words of Italian artist Bruno Munari who in the early 1950s was actively and extensively realizing the new possibilities of the slide...More »

  • poster for Marni Kotak “MAD MEDS”

    Marni Kotak “MAD MEDS”

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    • Media: Installation - Performance Art
    • 2014-07-18 - 2014-08-25
  • poster for Anita Thacher “Detours”

    Anita Thacher “Detours”

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2014-01-17 - 2014-02-24

    The New York-based artist is most widely known for her work with film, video, light installation and public art, having first gained attention with her early film works – including “Back Track”, a 1969...More »

  • poster for “Thresholds” Exhibition

    “Thresholds” Exhibition

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2013-11-19 - 2013-12-01

    Both works in Thresholds utilize original videos recorded by the artists that have been deconstructed into as many as 25,000 animated gifs and then reassembled across a grid of phasing pivot points to...More »

  • poster for Amos Poe "Robots"

    Amos Poe "Robots"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2013-02-15 - 2013-03-18

    ROBOTS marks Poe’s painting debut and is also the first time the artist – whose early film works were most recently featured at “Come Closer: Art Around the Bowery, 1969-1989” at the New Museum – has exhibited...More »

  • poster for Allison Somers "Ellipsis"

    Allison Somers "Ellipsis"

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    • Media: Photography - Prints - Video installation
    • 2012-11-16 - 2012-12-17

    Concerned with the constant awareness of the past that each of us brings into our present lives, Somers’ engages image as totem to history and memory in three new videos recorded in Cyprus and Tuscany...More »

  • poster for Joel Schlemowitz "Light Objects"

    Joel Schlemowitz "Light Objects"

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture
    • 2012-09-15 - 2012-10-07

    The Brooklyn artist - whose short poetic films screen at a range of venues including Anthology Film Archives, MoMA and The Whitney Museum - provides celluloid film an existence beyond the projection room...More »

  • poster for Emma Bee Bernstein "Exquisite Fucking Boredom"

    Emma Bee Bernstein "Exquisite Fucking Boredom"

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2012-05-24 - 2012-07-02

    With intimate as well as often staged photographs of the artist and her close friends, Bernstein – who committed suicide in Venice, Italy at the age of 23 – transforms the spontaneous, on-the-spot Polaroid...More »

  • poster for Raul Vincent Enriquez "Primp"

    Raul Vincent Enriquez "Primp"

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2012-04-22 - 2012-05-20

    In PRIMP, Enriquez links the private habits and routines of grooming both to the social aspects of portraiture and to the complex rituals displayed in the ancient Mexican manuscript the Codex Borgia. Working...More »

  • poster for Peggy Ahwesh "Inside Circle"

    Peggy Ahwesh "Inside Circle"

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    • Media: Photography - Installation - Video installation
    • 2012-03-18 - 2012-04-16

    The inspiration for the exhibit is a series of personal voice mail messages left over a 10-year period by Ahwesh’s long-time friend and collaborator Natalka Voslakov, who died this December. For INSIDE...More »

  • poster for "We Are Cinema: 50 Years of Film-Makers' Coop" Exhibition

    "We Are Cinema: 50 Years of Film-Makers' Coop" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Prints
    • 2012-02-11 - 2012-03-05

    We are Cinema is a month-long exhibit and screening series celebrating 50 years of the Film-Makers’ Co-op in NYC. The exhibit features paintings, drawings, prints, light boxes, and other artworks from...More »

  • poster for "Dreamful Slumbers" Exhibition

    "Dreamful Slumbers" Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing - Video installation
    • 2012-01-07 - 2012-02-06

    Dreamful Slumbers: Drawings and Video, the first New York solo exhibition of the filmmaker and artist James Fotopoulos, featuring over 80 charcoal drawings made between 2008 to 2011 and new video works....More »

  • poster for "the optimal value for y DataSpaceTime (Ray Sweeten & Lisa Gwilliam)" Exhibition

    "the optimal value for y DataSpaceTime (Ray Sweeten & Lisa Gwilliam)" Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing - Prints - Installation - Video installation
    • 2011-11-12 - 2011-12-12

    MICROSCOPE Gallery presents the optimal value for y, the first exhibition by DataSpaceTime, a collaboration between sound & visual artist Ray Sweeten and artist & set designer Lisa Gwilliam. The...More »

  • poster for Marni Kotak "The Birth of Baby X"

    Marni Kotak "The Birth of Baby X"

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    • Media: Installation - Video installation - Performance Art
    • 2011-10-08 - 2011-11-07

    For 10 years, Kotak has presented her life experiences as works of art. Influenced by the performances of Hannah Wilke, Chris Burden, Vito Acconci, Marina Abramovic, and Carolee Schneemann that test the...More »

  • poster for "Independence Returns" Exhibition

    "Independence Returns" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Photography
    • 2011-09-09 - 2011-10-09

    INDEPENDENCE, Microscope Gallery’s inaugural exhibit, returns to kick off our second year with an exciting line up of new works by emerging and internationally recognized artists. All of the artists have...More »

  • poster for Anton Perich "Current Electric"

    Anton Perich "Current Electric"

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    • Media: Painting
    • 2011-06-12 - 2011-07-03

    The bold and haunting series of acrylic on canvas portraits, nudes and abstract paintings are the result of decades of fine-tuning and experimentation with Perich’s mechanized painting machine, an invention...More »

  • poster for Su Friedrich "re:working"

    Su Friedrich "re:working"

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    • Media: Photography - Prints - Video installation
    • 2011-05-14 - 2011-06-06

    Friedrich began as a photographer, and the early black and whites photos in the show reveal a developed eye already exploring the issues of sexual identity, Catholicism, the tensions between documentary...More »

  • poster for Allison Somers "Black & Blue"

    Allison Somers "Black & Blue"

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    • Media: Photography - Video installation
    • 2011-04-16 - 2011-05-08

    Somers’ photographic and video works in Black & Blue invoke the power and destructive potential of nature and time, and explore the alchemy behind the artist’s materials and processes. Beneath the...More »

  • poster for Takahiko Iimura "Between the Frames"

    Takahiko Iimura "Between the Frames"

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    • Media: Drawing - Photography - Video installation
    • 2011-03-19 - 2011-04-11

    Microscope Gallery presents the first Brooklyn solo exhibition of the film and video pioneer Takahiko Iimura. Between The Frames is a comprehensive exhibition featuring works made from 1975 to the present,...More »

  • poster for Moira Tierney "ARE WE THERE YET?"

    Moira Tierney "ARE WE THERE YET?"

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    • Media: Film
    • 2011-02-26 - 2011-02-26

    Brooklyn based filmmaker Moira Tierney presents “Are We There Yet” a program of her new & recent films shot on mostly on16mm, but also on Super8 and DV. Born in Dublin, Tierney’s works often deal with...More »

  • poster for "What Tornado" Exhibition

    "What Tornado" Exhibition

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    • Media: Prints
    • 2011-02-13 - 2011-02-27

    With almost daily forecasts of ice and snow as a backdrop, our group exhibition What Tornado turns to the weather for inspiration. On September 16th of last year, 2 days before our inaugural opening, a...More »

  • poster for Nick Zedd "Eye Transgress"

    Nick Zedd "Eye Transgress"

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    • Media: Painting - Film - Video installation
    • 2011-01-08 - 2011-02-07

    MICROSCOPE Gallery presents Eye Transgress a comprehensive solo exhibition of 2 decades of works by the legendary underground artist Nick Zedd, a leading figure of the 80s Lower East Side cinematic revolution,...More »

  • poster for Liz Wendelbo "Opticks Works"

    Liz Wendelbo "Opticks Works"

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    • Media: Photography - Prints
    • 2010-11-19 - 2010-12-13

    The French/Norwegian Wendelbo is a Brooklyn-based artist working primarily with photography and film and is a member of the analog electronic duo “Xeno & Oaklander.” Opticks features photographic prints,...More »

  • poster for Gérard Courant "Cinematons"

    Gérard Courant "Cinematons"

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    • Media: Film
    • 2010-10-28 - 2010-11-14

    MICROSCOPE Gallery exhibits for the first time in the U.S., and in its entirety, the epic CINEMATONS, a 154-hour, more than 30-year project by French film-maker and cinephile Gérard Courant. An adventure...More »

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