Teens Curate Teens
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2017 Theme: Borders
Voices of teen artists and curators are central to ArtsConnection Teens Curate Teens exhibitions in response to issues in our community. Created by teens, the Spring 2017 exhibition will look at what borders mean to us collectively and as individuals.
Borders can describe or relate to many things, including geography, politics, culture, and art making. They may be interpreted in a variety of ways—as a way to connect people or to separate them, as an outline, delineation, a marker of what belongs and what doesn’t. They can be spaces of threat or exclusion, or they can sometimes provide a space to exist and thrive.
IM/PERMEABLE is a teen-curated exhibition of artworks by teen artists that explores the idea of borders. Borders can be spaces of exclusion or diffusion, or they can provide an opportunity to thrive. Political, emotional, personal and physical borders arise everywhere – they are complicated and this exhibition looks at the many ways we experience them.
Location: Dedalus Foundation 254 36th Street, #2BE, Brooklyn 11232
(D/N/R Trains to 36th Street & walk across 3rd Avenue)
Open to the public on the following dates:
(Opening) Saturday, 5/13, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Friday, 5/19, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturday, 5/20, 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Friday, 5/26, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Friday, 6/2, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Friday, 6/9, 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Saturday, 6/10, 12:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Group visits by appointment only: Email to schedule a visit
***JOIN US FOR THE OPENING OF IM/PERMEABLE***
Saturday, May 13, 2:00 pm – 5:00 pm
ArtsConnection Teen Advisory Council invites you to join us for the opening reception of the exhibition on Saturday, May 13. Explore the themes from the exhibition through art-making activities, engaging discussions, and live performances. Meet the exhibition artists and curators, celebrate the end of the Teen Reviewers and Critics semester, and enjoy local food and giveaways. All are welcome!
RSVP by May 11 to
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