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Personal is Political is Personal
In the weeks following the mass shooting in Orlando, there have been countless displays of anger, disbelieve and defiance which have come in the form of protests and art. While this is the latest tragedy to effect the nation, it is one in a long list of political struggles that has come to light in 2016. With these larger issues in mind, the artist-run space Gallery 440, will debut their latest group exhibition, Personal is Political is Personal.  Read More

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Personal is Political is Personal
A national juried exhibition about the personal effects of politics, curated by celebrated artist and animal-rights activist Sue Coe. In this intensely political year we hear sound bites and promises that can seem abstract unless it affects us personally. Black Lives Matter. Gender Equality. Gun Control. It’s all just words until we see a child’s body washed ashore, a routine traffic stop becomes deadly, or a family home is destroyed at high tide. 440 Gallery’s theme show this year is centered on the personal effects of politics. Read More

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Gallery Show
Personal is Political is Personal
Congratulations to member artist Spencer Moore whose work will be featured in the upcoming show Personal is Political is Personal at 440 Gallery in Park Slope, Brooklyn. Join us for the reception Thursday July 7th at 6pm, on view through Saturday, August 6th. In this intensely political year we hear sound bites and promises that can seem abstract unless it affects us personally. Black Lives Matter. Climate Change. Ban Muslims. Read More

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Artist News: July Edition Part 2
Keep your summer sizzling by supporting NYFA-affiliated artists this July. Cool off indoors with an exhibition or embrace the heat by attending an outdoor performance. Don’t forget to pack sunscreen! Things to see and do in and around NYC… Read More

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Activities in New York
Personal is Political is Personal
A national juried exhibition centered on the personal effects of politics. Curated by artist and animal-rights activist Sue Coe. Opening reception: Thursday July 7, 6–9 pm. 440 Gallery is an artist run collective in Park Slope Brooklyn, NY dedicated to the exhibition and sale of artwork. The artists in the collective represent a broad spectrum of styles and media including painting, drawing, photography, sculpture, assemblage, and installation. In addition to… Read More