A preview: 2017 Bushwick Open Studios

Emilia Olsen at 41 Varick #202.

Bushwick Open Studios takes place this weekend, and we’ve gone through the BOS listings, Facebook posts, and our overstuffed inbox to select a few shows that will be of interest to painters. Our advice is not to worry about following a map–just go wander around and enjoy the day. Look for two posts next week from our intrepid correspondents, Katie Fuller and Willie Kohler, who will be making the rounds this weekend.

Ken Weathersby, In “Colormania,” at Odetta Gallery at 229 Cook Street.
Falon Stutzman at 47 Harman Street
Lara Nasser 17-17 Troutman Street #326
René Pierre Allain, Works in Progress, 46 Scholes Street
Marcy Rosewater at 117 Grattan #208
Etty Yaniv and friends at 117 Grattan Street #217
Kelsey Shwetz at Nancy Daum Presents in “Pro Magenta,” with Meg Franklin and Ahna Serendren. 1087 Flushing Ave, Unit 212
Eric Brown at Theodore:Art.

EVENTS: Please join us for a Two Coats of Paint conversation at Theodore:Art on Sunday at 3pm: Painter Eric Brown with Sharon Butler, Sunday 9/24 at 3 pm.

Paradice Palase presents “Wise Blood,” a conversation on Sunday at 4pm at 1263 Bushwick Ave.Moderated by Lisa Levy, host of “Dr. Lisa Gives a Sh*t” on Radio Free Brooklyn,  with LaThoriel Badenhausen, Nancy Baker, Jaynie Crimmins, Rose Nestler, Montana Simone.  On sustainability in the creative arts.

Bushwick Open Studios, Bushwick, Brooklyn, NY. September 23 & 24, 2017. BOS is an arts and culture festival hosted by the volunteer-run organization Arts in Bushwick. Most studios are open 11am – 7pm on Saturday and Sunday.

Related posts:
Neon and Narrative: Bushwick Open Studios 2016
A selection from Bushwick Open Studios, 2015
A randomly selective Bushwick Open Studios crawl, 2015
Bushwick Open Studios: Outliers
Painting IRL: 2013 Bushwick Open Studios


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