Jude Tallichet’s sense of the ineffable

Contributed by Adam Simon / Jude Tallichet’s Fire Escape, one of several sculptures in her exhibition ”Heat Map” at Smack Mellon in Dumbo, doesn’t look like something that would help if your building were burning down. It hangs there in all its ineffectuality, abject yet amiable, enormous and out of place (except that nothing is … read more… “Jude Tallichet’s sense of the ineffable”

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Smack Mellon relying on young painters for fundraising?

Julian Kreimer, “Barred Arcade,” oil on linen, 13 x 13 inches. To raise money for Smack Mellon, artists Kristopher Benedict, David Goodman, Julian Kreimer, Andy Lane, Amy Lincoln, Rebecca Litt, Jason Mones and Helena Wurzel have agreed to paint portraits for an evening at Michael Steinberg Fine Art. According to the invitation, each sitting will … read more… “Smack Mellon relying on young painters for fundraising?”


It’s a horse race: Kentucky Derby art auction party in Dumbo

Public service announcement: $250 gets you into Smack Mellon’s annual fundraiser, and you’re guaranteed to take home artwork determined by a random drawing. It’s a great deal: you’re supporting Smack Mellon and you get to take home some decent art. If you bet on the winning horse, it increases your odds of getting the artwork … read more… “It’s a horse race: Kentucky Derby art auction party in Dumbo”

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