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BWAC’s Three New Spring Art Shows Roode Hoek—Wide Open 7—Recycle

The Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC) opens the iron gates of their historic pier gallery in Red Hook for the 24th Annual Spring Pier show with three distinctly different exhibits:

Roode Hoek, a celebration of Red Hook’s Dutch past leading up its multicultural present where ~200 BWAC artists are exhibiting; Wide Open 7, a national juried show selected by Metropolitan Museum assistant curator, Beth Saunders with 120 pieces in all media, chosen from over 1900 submissions;  Recycle, juried by Harriet Taub of NYC’s Materials for the Arts, which has introduced many of our visitors to the new re-use genre. 65 pieces are exhibited.

 

Special music events:

Saturday, June 4th: Today’s performances are Sam Rasiotis of Astoria’s Dirty Wings, performing gritty, reflective Alt-Americana, rooted in location and relations, with inventive, paired down popular alt-rock and pop interpretations.1:30PM

And The Word Cabaret program:  “Roode Hoek” Revels:  Five Writers Read Fiction with Hal Ackerman, Melissa Lewis-Ackerman, Mary McGuigan, Joe Pfister and Tim Tomlinson, 4PM

Sunday June 5th: Today’s performances are Alex Kolontyrsky, guitarist on the NYC jazz scene, bringing beauty to everyday life. 1:30PM  

Angel Band -their music and members span generations of the American roots, folk, country and spiritual. 3:30PM

 

The show is open weekends 1-6PM and runs through June 12

481 Van Brunt (Door 7) in Red Hook.

718- 596-2506

bwacinfo@aol.com

or for more information, go to bwac.org

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