December 18, 2015 - March 27, 2016
Medium of Desire: An International Anthology of Photography and Video
Curated by Peter Weiermair
Using human beauty, desire, Eros, and sexuality, this new photography based exhibition reveals that cultural differences, whether defined by national borders, sexual orientation, or gender identification, can be simultaneously vast yet familiar. Regardless of one’s sexual orientation or country of origin, feelings of desire, when successfully represented, can serve to minimize our differences and bring us closer. By using the theme “desire,” this exhibition draws together the work of fourteen contemporary artists from China, Japan, Greece, Russia, Holland, Italy, Germany, Great Britain, and the U.S., as expressed through the medium of photography and video.
Opening Reception: Decemeber 18, 6 - 8 pm
Runs through mid-February 2016
Queer/Art/Mentorship announces its second Annual Exhibition in the Wooster St. Window Gallery. The multi-disciplinary, inter-generational arts program that pairs and supports mentorship between emerging and established queer artists in NYC, broadens its reach with this public program, exhibiting artwork from each of its program participants. Images currently on view are by Sam Richardson.
February 5 - February 9, 2016, 12 - 6pm
Ayakamay (b. 1985) is a Japanese-American artist living and working in New York. Her practice encompasses photography, video, and performance art. Her adolescence in a cross cultural environment strongly influenced her art. GENDERLESS is a series of self-portraits by Ayakamay. Using herself as a subject, the artist attempts to reveal complex relationships between gender and self by questioning social signifiers and cultural coding.
Opening Reception: February 4, 6 - 8 pm