Smack Mellon - Past Events

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

  • poster for Ron Baron “Beyond-Beyond”

    Ron Baron “Beyond-Beyond”

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    • Media: Installation - Ceramics
    • 2017-09-23 - 2017-11-05

    Ron Baron’s expansive installation of nearly one hundred pairs of life-size cast ceramic shoes. Although each pair is small in comparison to the gallery’s vast space, their combined poetic and ghostly...More »

  • poster for Karina Aguilera Skvirsky “The Perilous Journey of María Rosa Palacios”

    Karina Aguilera Skvirsky “The Perilous Journey of María Rosa Palacios”

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    • Media: Film
    • 2017-09-23 - 2017-11-05

    Karina Aguilera Skvirsky’s half-hour, performance-based film documenting her travel from Ecuador’s Chota highlands to the coastal town of Guayaquil. The expedition serves as a re-creation of her great...More »

  • poster for “Race and Revolution: Still Separate - Still Unequal” Exhibition

    “Race and Revolution: Still Separate - Still Unequal” Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2017-06-24 - 2017-08-06

    Smack Mellon presents the second Race and Revolution exhibition in a series that utilizes a combination of contemporary artworks and historical documents as a platform to examine patterns of systemic racism...More »

  • poster for “Brooklyn College MFA Thesis Show”

    “Brooklyn College MFA Thesis Show”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Sculpture - Installation - Video installation
    • 2017-06-07 - 2017-06-17

    The Department of Art at Brooklyn College present the 2017 MFA thesis exhibition Commencement, curated by Heather Bhandari, Director of Exhibitions at Smack Mellon. Through various media and thirteen...More »

  • poster for Linda Herritt “Grease Rust Soot Sweat” and Shanti Grumbine “Zeroing” Exhibitions

    Linda Herritt “Grease Rust Soot Sweat” and Shanti Grumbine “Zeroing” Exhibitions

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2017-03-11 - 2017-04-23

    Smack Mellon presents solo exhibitions by Linda Herritt and Shanti Grumbine. Herritt’s Grease Rust Soot Sweat is a monumental installation based on a portion of Buckminster Fuller’s list of impactful...More »

  • poster for Ruby Onyinyechi Amanze “Star Fish” and Jarrod Beck “The Moon”

    Ruby Onyinyechi Amanze “Star Fish” and Jarrod Beck “The Moon”

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2017-01-14 - 2017-02-26

    Smack Mellon presents two solo exhibitions. Jarrod Beck’s text, collaborative performances, and astounding site-specific installation comprise The Moon. For the duration of the exhibition, a 60-foot-diameter,...More »

  • poster for “20th Anniversary Show” Exhibition

    “20th Anniversary Show” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Photography - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2016-11-12 - 2016-12-31

    Smack Mellon turns 20 and marks the milestone with a large exhibition of 90+ works by artists who have participated in their Artist Studio Program, curated by Charlotta Kotik, the former curator at the...More »

  • poster for Bobby Neel Adams “Memento Mori”

    Bobby Neel Adams “Memento Mori”

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2016-09-24 - 2016-10-30

    Smack Mellon presents Bobby Neel Adams’ photo series Memento Mori. Bobby Neel Adams’ ongoing photo series, Memento Mori, pays homage to the many species that have been pushed to the brink of extinction...More »

  • poster for Ghost of a Dream “When the Smoke Clears: The Fair Housing Project”

    Ghost of a Dream “When the Smoke Clears: The Fair Housing Project”

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2016-09-24 - 2016-10-30

    Smack Mellon presents Ghost of a Dream’s latest installation, When the Smoke Clears: The Fair Housing Project. Ghost of a Dream breathes new life into discarded materials once destined for a landfill...More »

  • poster for “Of the people” Exhibition

    “Of the people” Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation - Performance Art
    • 2016-06-17 - 2016-07-31

    Curated by Erin Donnelly The exhibition Of the people reflects of-the-moment political opinions shaping the 2016 presidential race in the United States. With video, drawing, photography, painting and...More »

  • poster for “(SIGNAL)” Exhibition

    “(SIGNAL)” Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2016-03-05 - 2016-04-17

    (SIGNAL), curated by Alexis Heller, opens at Smack Mellon. This exhibition presents artworks that challenge the gender binary and explore a continuum of self-definition. Working in diverse mediums, these...More »

  • poster for Christine Sciulli “ROIL” and Nona Faustine “White Shoes”

    Christine Sciulli “ROIL” and Nona Faustine “White Shoes”

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2016-01-09 - 2016-02-21

    Smack Mellon presents two solo exhibitions of Christine Sciulli and Nona Faustine. Both artists present work, which conflates New York City’s history within a unique and compelling contemporary lens. Christine...More »

  • poster for Michael Kukla and Karin Giusti Exhibitions

    Michael Kukla and Karin Giusti Exhibitions

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2015-09-26 - 2016-01-13

    Smack Mellon presents Karin Giusti’s monumental installation Honorem: Three Seasons at Black Forest Farm and Michael Kukla’s first large scale site-specific project Jeskyne. Karin Giusti’s installation...More »

  • poster for “Story of a Story” Exhibition

    “Story of a Story” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Photography - Sculpture - Installation - Video installation
    • 2015-06-13 - 2015-07-26

    Storytelling is a universal desire of which sharing experiences, whether pertaining to heritage, traveling journeys, or day-to-day accounts, is a natural habit we communicate in many ways, including oral...More »

  • poster for “Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program” Exhibition

    “Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Sculpture
    • 2015-05-20 - 2015-05-24

    Student Artists: Gustavo Bahena, Earl Douglas, Rateeba Ghaffar, Kuburatu Jagun, Jemila Mowarin, Fatima Khamise, Sahara Leung, Nephtali Madhere, Inayiah McKay Artist Mentors: Michael Paul Britto,...More »

  • poster for Erica Bailey, Yumi Janairo Roth, Nadine Wasserman  Exhibitions

    Erica Bailey, Yumi Janairo Roth, Nadine Wasserman Exhibitions

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2015-03-14 - 2015-04-19

    Smack Mellon presents Erica Bailey’s multimedia installation Its memory, the memory of its ribs, its knees, its shoulders, and Yumi Janairo Roth and Nadine Wasserman’s collaborative project ArtSourced:...More »

  • poster for “Respond” Exhibitiom

    “Respond” Exhibitiom

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2015-01-17 - 2015-02-22

    After learning of the grand jury’s decision to not indict Daniel Pantaleo, Smack Mellon postponed a planned exhibition in order to respond to the continued failure of the United States to protect its black...More »

  • poster for Selin Balci, Alison Owen and Tracey Goodman “Three Solo Exhibitions”

    Selin Balci, Alison Owen and Tracey Goodman “Three Solo Exhibitions”

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    • Media: Sculpture - Installation
    • 2014-11-22 - 2015-01-04

    Smack Mellon presents three solo exhibitions of Tracey Goodman, Alison Owen, and Selin Balci. Alison Owen, Species of Spaces: Using Smack Mellon as a type of archive for her installation, Species...More »

  • poster for Saya Woolfalk and Vandana Jain Exhibition

    Saya Woolfalk and Vandana Jain Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2014-09-27 - 2014-11-09

    Saya Woolfalk and Vandana Jain. In each of their hallucinatory installations, both New York-based artists explore the evolving influence of corporations and their relationship to the collective consciousness....More »

  • poster for “FOODshed: Art and Agriculture in Action” Exhibition

    “FOODshed: Art and Agriculture in Action” Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2014-06-07 - 2014-07-27

    This is an exhibition of upstate/downstate NY artists who work with food and agriculture, curated by Amy Lipton. FOODshed: Agriculture and Art in Action focuses on sustainable agriculture, entrepreneurship,...More »

  • poster for “In Plain Sight” Exhibition

    “In Plain Sight” Exhibition

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    • Media: Photography - Video installation
    • 2014-03-15 - 2014-04-20

    Neil Armstrong planting the American flag on the moon; the destruction of the Berlin Wall; planes hitting the World Trade Center in New York; and so on. These images have come to encapsulate, indeed to...More »

  • poster for “Open Studios”

    “Open Studios”

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    • Media: Photography - Sculpture - Video installation
    • 2014-03-15 - 2014-03-16

    Smack Mellon will offer the unique chance to enter the private studios of our 2013-2014 fellowship artists. The artists will have work on display that they have been making during the first half of their...More »

  • poster for Robert Hickman “DMMDIA”

    Robert Hickman “DMMDIA”

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2014-01-18 - 2014-03-02

    “Drawn to the logic and universality of mathematics, I aim to engage viewers with a dangerous geometry. With razor-sharp edges, roughly 7,200 individually cut three-dimensional triangles jut out from...More »

  • poster for Mónika Sziládi “Wide Receivers”

    Mónika Sziládi “Wide Receivers”

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2014-01-18 - 2014-03-02

    “In “Wide Receivers” I explore how the social sphere and its attendant behaviors are simultaneously tribalized and atomized amidst the ever increasing noise of mass (over)communication, digital media,...More »

  • poster for LoVid “Roots No Shoots”

    LoVid “Roots No Shoots”

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    • Media: Installation - Video installation - Media Arts
    • 2013-11-23 - 2014-01-05

    “Roots No Shoots” is a media-bricolage installation with visceral compositions of video, audio, and discarded electronic devices. In this new work we continue our ongoing exploration of raw electrical...More »

  • poster for Andrea Loefke “Homecoming”

    Andrea Loefke “Homecoming”

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2013-11-23 - 2014-01-05

    “For many years my work has cycled in and around the themes of nature at large and on a more specific level, the extremes of weather. Having experienced the devastation of Hurricane Sandy, this subject...More »

  • poster for Shana Moulton “Morphing Essence Syndrome”

    Shana Moulton “Morphing Essence Syndrome”

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2013-09-28 - 2013-11-03

    “Morphing Essence Syndrome” features several new videos presented in a dynamic installation designed specifically for Smack Mellon. These new videos have been created over the past year and this will be...More »

  • poster for Bryan Zanisnik “Meadowlands Picaresque”

    Bryan Zanisnik “Meadowlands Picaresque”

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2013-09-28 - 2013-11-03

    “Meadowlands Picaresque” (2013) is a site-specific installation that incorporates materials from my childhood home, a polluted swamp in northern New Jersey and suburban junk shops. These objects appear...More »

  • poster for “Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program” Exhibition

    “Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program” Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Sculpture - Video installation
    • 2013-05-22 - 2013-06-16

    Smack Mellon presents the opening of Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program. The exhibition presents the work of students who participated in the 2012- 2013 session of Art Ready, Smack...More »

  • poster for "The Hollow Center" Exhibition

    "The Hollow Center" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Installation - Video installation - Performance Art
    • 2013-03-09 - 2013-04-21

    In the relationship between aesthetics and politics, there is always a risk of falling into the gap between the personal and the communal. Art, and by extension aesthetics, is often discussed as a highly...More »

  • poster for Janet Biggs "Somewhere Beyond Nowhere"

    Janet Biggs "Somewhere Beyond Nowhere"

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2013-01-12 - 2013-02-24

    Smack Mellon presents Janet Biggs and Aude Moreau as part of Brooklyn / Montréal, a contemporary art event with the aim of establishing a cultural exchange between 2 cities, 16 institutions and 40 artists....More »

  • poster for Aude Moreau "Sugar Carpet"

    Aude Moreau "Sugar Carpet"

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2013-01-12 - 2013-02-24

    Smack Mellon presents Janet Biggs and Aude Moreau as part of Brooklyn / Montréal, a contemporary art event with the aim of establishing a cultural exchange between 2 cities, 16 institutions and 40 artists....More »

  • poster for Adriane Colburn "Spectral Reckoning"

    Adriane Colburn "Spectral Reckoning"

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2012-09-29 - 2012-11-04

    Smack Mellon presents Adriane Colburn's installation Spectral Reckoning and Cheryl Molnar's new collage works in Better Homes and Gardens. This will be the first solo exhibition in NY for both artists....More »

  • poster for Cheryl Molnar "Better Homes and Gardens"

    Cheryl Molnar "Better Homes and Gardens"

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2012-09-29 - 2012-11-04

    Smack Mellon is pleased to present Adriane Colburn's installation Spectral Reckoning and Cheryl Molnar's new collage works in Better Homes and Gardens. This will be the first solo exhibition in NY for...More »

  • poster for "A Garden of Visuality" Exhibition

    "A Garden of Visuality" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Photography - Installation - Video installation
    • 2012-08-25 - 2012-08-26

    A Garden of Visuality is an exhibition of work created by students during Smack Mellon's Summer Arts Intensive arts education program. Every August, Smack Mellon's 6,000 square foot gallery is transformed...More »

  • poster for "Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program" Exhibition

    "Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Sculpture - Installation - Fashion - Video installation
    • 2012-06-06 - 2012-07-15

    Smack Mellon is pleased to announce the opening of Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program. The exhibition presents the work of students who participated in the 2011-2012 session of...More »

  • poster for Yoko Inoue & Jeanne Quinn Exhibitions

    Yoko Inoue & Jeanne Quinn Exhibitions

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    • Media: Installation - Video installation - Media Arts
    • 2012-03-17 - 2012-04-22

    Smack Mellon presents two solo exhibitions of new projects by New York-based artist Yoko Inoue and Colorado-based artist Jeanne Quinn. Yoko Inoue’s latest multimedia installation Mandala Flea Market...More »

  • poster for Tamara Gayer "The Final Contraction", Stephen Sollins "Piecework" & Heeseop Yoon "Still Life #1"

    Tamara Gayer "The Final Contraction", Stephen Sollins "Piecework" & Heeseop Yoon "Still Life #1"

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    • Media: Prints - Installation
    • 2012-01-21 - 2012-03-04

    Smack Mellon presents three solo exhibitions featuring new work and site specific projects by Brooklyn-based artists Tamara Gayer, Stephen Sollins, and Heeseop Yoon. Tamara Gayer reconfigures and translates...More »

  • poster for Isidro Blasco "Tilted"

    Isidro Blasco "Tilted"

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    • Media: Photography - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2011-09-24 - 2011-10-30

    Madrid-born New York-based artist Isidro Blasco creates photographic sculptures and multimedia installations composed of images of places where he has lived, worked and visited. In Tilted, Blasco creates...More »

  • poster for Rachel Beach "Distance Trance"

    Rachel Beach "Distance Trance"

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    • Media: Sculpture - Installation
    • 2011-09-24 - 2011-10-30

    Re-imagining the basics of structure and image, Rachel Beach's skillfully constructed architectonic objects curiously hover between sign and real, visible and invisible. Highlighting the tension between...More »

  • poster for "The Smack Mellon Files" Exhibition

    "The Smack Mellon Files" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Sculpture
    • 2011-08-27 - 2011-09-04

    The Smack Mellon Files is an exhibition of work created by students during Smack Mellon's Summer Arts Intensive arts education program. Through this program, every August, Smack Mellon's 6,000 square foot...More »

  • poster for "Heat Island" Exhibition

    "Heat Island" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Photography
    • 2011-06-18 - 2011-07-31

    In the New York summer, escalating temperatures alter the shape and feeling of everyday life. Pavement sweats. Air stagnates; the pace slows, tensions rise. The city's combination of structures, surfaces,...More »

  • "Art Ready" Exhibition

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    • Media: Illustration - Sculpture
    • 2011-05-18 - 2011-05-22

    Smack Mellon presents the opening of Art Ready: Selected Work from the Artist Mentorship Program. The exhibition presents the work of nineteen students who participated in the 2010-2011 session of Art...More »

  • poster for "Smack Mellon Kentucky Derby" Party & Art Auction Benefit

    "Smack Mellon Kentucky Derby" Party & Art Auction Benefit

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    • Media: Painting - Photography - Sculpture
    • 2011-05-07 - 2011-05-07

    Bidding and Betting-Come and Win! For $250 you and your guest will attend the best Derby Party outside of Louisville and bring home an original work of art. Guests bet on horses (which determines the...More »

  • poster for David Henderson "A History of Aviation - Part 2"

    David Henderson "A History of Aviation - Part 2"

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    • Media: Sculpture
    • 2011-03-05 - 2011-04-10

    Inspired by the Late Gothic style of the Bath Abbey’s fan vaulted ceiling, David Henderson recreates the Perpendicular architecture and presents the iconic form flipped on its side in his installation...More »

  • poster for Shannon Plumb "The Window Series"

    Shannon Plumb "The Window Series"

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2011-03-05 - 2011-04-10

    Since falling in love with the silence of her very first Super 8 films, Shannon Plumb has been using storytelling without dialogue as the perfect medium for her dynamic physical humor and witty characterizations....More »

  • poster for "Site 92: Work Permit Approved" Exhibition

    "Site 92: Work Permit Approved" Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2011-01-15 - 2011-02-20

    Smack Mellon ipresents SITE 92: Work Permit Approved, the third exhibition in a series that features site specific installations. Smack Mellon’s expansive gallery space lends itself well to site specific...More »

  • poster for eteam "Gallery Cruise" & Charlotte Schulz "The Uneven Intensities of Duration"

    eteam "Gallery Cruise" & Charlotte Schulz "The Uneven Intensities of Duration"

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    • Media: Drawing - Installation
    • 2010-09-25 - 2010-11-21

    Smack Mellon presents Gallery Cruise by eteam and a series of new charcoal drawings by Charlotte Schulz. Both New York-based 2010 Guggenheim fellows, eteam and Schulz explore the relationship between...More »

  • "A Canvas of Opportunities" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Photography - Sculpture - Installation - Video installation
    • 2010-08-28 - 2010-08-29

    A Canvas of Opportunities is an exhibition of work created by students during Smack Mellon’s Summer Arts Intensive arts education program. Through this program, every August, Smack Mellon’s 6,000 square...More »

  • poster for "Condensations of the Social" Exhibition

    "Condensations of the Social" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Photography - Sculpture - Installation - Video installation
    • 2010-06-19 - 2010-08-01

    Smack Mellon's summer group exhibition Condensations of the Social will feature artistic projects that refer to the strands of the social that contribute to the formation of culture: pedagogy, ritual/performance,...More »

  • poster for "Art Ready:  Selected Works from the Artist Mentorship Program" Exhibition

    "Art Ready: Selected Works from the Artist Mentorship Program" Exhibition

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    • Media: Painting - Photography - Sculpture - Installation - Video installation
    • 2010-05-19 - 2010-05-27

    This exhibition presents the work of students who participated in the 2009-2010 session of Art Ready, Smack Mellon's arts mentorship program for motivated high school students interested in possibly pursuing...More »

  • poster for "New York Photo Festival: Use Me, Abuse Me" Exhibition

    "New York Photo Festival: Use Me, Abuse Me" Exhibition

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2010-05-13 - 2010-05-16

    Use Me, Abuse Me begins with Kessels’ a posteriori observation that easy access to photography tools and software results in quicker, more facile modes of image production, consumption and disposal. Perhaps...More »

  • poster for Pawel Wojtasik "At the Still Point" & Marietta Hoferer "Coptic Light"

    Pawel Wojtasik "At the Still Point" & Marietta Hoferer "Coptic Light"

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    • Media: Drawing - Video installation
    • 2010-03-06 - 2010-04-11

    Smack Mellon presents a five-channel video installation by Pawel Wojtasik and a series of pencil and tape drawings by Marietta Hoferer. Wojtasik’s visually powerful videos typically take on weighty...More »

  • poster for "MAHOGANY" Concert

    "MAHOGANY" Concert

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    • Media: Performance Art
    • 2010-02-04 - 2010-02-04

    Smack Mellon presents Press Play, a free concert series held in conjunction with the Dumbo First Thursday Gallery Walk*. While listening to the latest sounds from the best new local bands, enjoy a free...More »

  • poster for John von Bergen "Whip Lash" & Michelle Weinstein "Shine, Perishing Republic"

    John von Bergen "Whip Lash" & Michelle Weinstein "Shine, Perishing Republic"

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    • Media: Drawing - Installation
    • 2010-01-16 - 2010-02-21

    Smack Mellon presents the ambitious site-specific installation Whip Lash by Berlin-based American artist John von Bergen and Shine, Perishing Republic, two series of meticulous ink and watercolor drawings...More »

  • poster for Tracey Snelling "Woman on the Run" and Michael Paul Britto "Society’s Children"

    Tracey Snelling "Woman on the Run" and Michael Paul Britto "Society’s Children"

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    • Media: Installation - Video installation
    • 2009-11-21 - 2010-01-03

    Smack Mellon presents Tracey Snelling’s installation Woman on the Run and Michael Paul Britto’s new video works in Society’s Children. The two artists incorporate elements of pop culture, cinema, and reality...More »

  • poster for Fernando Souto "The End of the Trail"

    Fernando Souto "The End of the Trail"

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    • Media: Photography
    • 2009-09-26 - 2009-11-08

    “My parents emigrated from Uruguay to Australia when I was eighteen months old. With my extended family still in Uruguay, I never had the opportunity to really know my relatives, particularly my grandmother,...More »

  • poster for Ellen Driscoll "FASTFORWARDFOSSIL: Part 2"

    Ellen Driscoll "FASTFORWARDFOSSIL: Part 2"

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    • Media: Drawing - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2009-09-26 - 2009-11-08

    “This installation is a continuation of a multi-year series which explores the dynamics of resource harvesting and consumption. This part of the series focuses on oil and water. Rising at 5:30 AM, I harvest...More »

  • poster for "Cinema 16" Screening

    "Cinema 16" Screening

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    • Media: Film
    • 2009-09-10 - 2009-09-10

    Named after the New York-based avant-garde film society in 1947 and inspired by Maya Deren's Greenwich Village exhibition of experimental films, Cinema 16 pairs edgy contemporary musical artists with vintage...More »

  • poster for "Beauty Underfoot" Exhibition

    "Beauty Underfoot" Exhibition

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    • Media: Installation - Video installation
    • 2009-06-20 - 2009-08-02

    Apropos of Robert Rauschenberg, John Cage once remarked, "Beauty is now underfoot wherever we take the trouble to look." His comment suggests not merely that the commonplace can be transformed into art,...More »

  • "Cinema 16" Film Screening

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    • Media: Film
    • 2009-06-04 - 2009-06-04

    Named after the New York-based avant-garde film society in 1947 and inspired by Maya Deren's Greenwich Village exhibition of experimental films, Cinema 16 pairs edgy contemporary musical artists with vintage...More »

  • poster for "Cinema 16" Film Screening

    "Cinema 16" Film Screening

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    • Media: Film
    • 2009-05-07 - 2009-05-07

    Smack Mellon will host Cinema 16 as part of the gallery's Press Play First Thursdays concert series.Cinema 16 recreates the experience of the silent film era, as curator Molly Surno programs obscure vintage...More »

  • poster for "The Good Life" Panel Discussion

    "The Good Life" Panel Discussion

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    • Media: Art Talk
    • 2009-04-11 - 2009-04-11

    Carin Kuoni will moderate as the panel examines the "documentary" aspect of The Good Life, a multi-media project by Carlos Motta which is currently on view at Smack Mellon until April 12, in particular:...More »

  • poster for Blane De St. Croix "Artist's Walk-Through of Broken Landscape"

    Blane De St. Croix "Artist's Walk-Through of Broken Landscape"

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    • Media: Sculpture - Art Talk
    • 2009-04-05 - 2009-04-05

    Blane De St. Croix, recent Pollock Krasner Foundation Grant recipient, will discuss his artistic process and recent trip to the US/ Mexico Border. De St. Croix will be joined by critic, independent curator...More »

  • poster for Carlos Motta "The Good Life"

    Carlos Motta "The Good Life"

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2009-03-07 - 2009-04-12

    The Good Life is a two-part video project composed of a video installation and an Internet archive (www.la-buena-vida.info) formed by 400 video interviews with pedestrians on the streets of twelve cities...More »

  • poster for Blane De St Croix "Broken Landscape"

    Blane De St Croix "Broken Landscape"

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    • Media: Sculpture - Installation
    • 2009-03-07 - 2009-04-12

    The Broken Landscape project is based on recent travels along the entire Mexico/United States border. Research for the project involved traveling over 3,000 miles and exploring both the old and new federal...More »

  • poster for Inaugural Ball Party

    Inaugural Ball Party

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    • Media: Art Party
    • 2009-01-20 - 2009-01-20

    Smack Mellon is going to have an Inaugural Ball to celebrate the inauguration of Barack Obama.More »

  • poster for Kirsten Hassenfeld "Dans la Lune"

    Kirsten Hassenfeld "Dans la Lune"

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2009-01-17 - 2009-02-22

    Smack Mellon presents the first solo exhibitions for 2009. The exhibitions feature the work of Kirsten Hassenfeld. "Since 1999, I have used paper to create ornate, obsessively detailed objects and environments...More »

  • poster for Jennie C. Jones "The Walkman Compositions"

    Jennie C. Jones "The Walkman Compositions"

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2009-01-17 - 2009-02-22

    Smack Mellon presents the first solo exhibitions for 2009. The exhibitions feature the work of Jennie C. Jones. "This series of collage and ink on paper deconstructs the first mass-produced personal...More »

  • poster for "Quintet for two Violas, two Cellos, and a Corpse" Composed by Masami Tomihisa

    "Quintet for two Violas, two Cellos, and a Corpse" Composed by Masami Tomihisa

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    • Media: Performance Art
    • 2008-12-11 - 2008-12-11

    "I commissioned Ms. Tomihisa to create an original music score accordingly to a set of instructions given to her in our officially signed music commission contract. These instructions include a number...More »

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    Three Solo Exhibitions

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    • Media: Painting - Photography - Sculpture - Installation - Video installation
    • 2008-11-22 - 2009-01-04

    Wayne Hodge "The Original Comedy" Wayne Hodge works in performance, video and film. His work is based in a historical evocation of Modernism and the early years of cinema as well as issues surrounding...More »

  • Open Studios

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    • Media: Painting - Drawing - Sculpture
    • 2008-09-27 - 2008-09-28

    The Artist Studio Program was launched in 2000 in response to the crisis in availability of affordable workspace for artists living and working in New York City. The program provides artists working in...More »

  • poster for Sarah Kabot "One by One"

    Sarah Kabot "One by One"

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    • Media: Installation
    • 2008-09-27 - 2008-11-09

    One by One is a site–specific work that replicates the architecture and lighting in the gallery. The paper recreation is rotated one foot counterclockwise from the original, creating a three-dimensional...More »

  • poster for Shin Il Kim "Decoded Love"

    Shin Il Kim "Decoded Love"

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    • Media: Video installation
    • 2008-09-27 - 2008-11-09

    Decoded Love is based on the silent film, "The Toll of the Sea", the first color feature film made in Hollywood in 1922. This perplexing story of unrequited love, similar to Puccini's "Madame Butterfly,”...More »

  • poster for Kwabena Slaughter "Oh, Very, Yes!"

    Kwabena Slaughter "Oh, Very, Yes!"

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    • Media: Film
    • 2008-09-27 - 2008-11-09

    Oh, Very, Yes! is an exhibition of my ongoing experiment with the idea of the photographic-scroll. Before the invention of photography, and the movie camera, the scroll was the way to depict a narrative...More »

  • poster for "There is no synonym for hope" Exhibition

    "There is no synonym for hope" Exhibition

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    • Media: Photography - Sculpture - Installation
    • 2008-06-14 - 2008-07-27

    We live in uncertain times of deep cynicism and audacious hope. Assumed structures, both political and social, once deemed infallible have once again revealed their cracks. Our global world has reshuffled...More »

  • poster for "Three-person solo" Exhibition

    "Three-person solo" Exhibition

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    • Media: Drawing - Installation
    • 2008-03-08 - 2008-04-20

    Smack Mellon presents the works of Jennifer Dalton, Rita MacDonald and Amanda Mathis, three Brooklyn based artists presenting new projects. In the main gallery space, Mathis’ disorienting large-scale installation...More »

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