June 18-26, 2022

ARTWALK

Arts Gowanus on Atlantic Avenue 

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OUR SPONSORS

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Back by popular demand, “Arts Gowanus ArtWalk on Atlantic Avenue” is set to return the weekend of June 18th running through to June 26th. The 1.5-mile self-guided exhibition of art on the Avenue will travel through Brooklyn’s neighborhoods of Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, and Cobble Hill, including the work of Gowanus and other artists with paintings, photography, drawings, sculpture, large installations, and special themed exhibits and events.  Over 100 artists will show their work inside over 70 local businesses as well as in business windows, and outdoor public spaces. Delight in viewing non-stop art from Fourth Avenue to the Waterfront.  As you tour, be sure to stop for lunch or a refreshing beverage at one of Atlantic Avenue’s distinctive restaurants or cafés, while you also rediscover the wonderful businesses on Atlantic Avenue and enjoy the triumphant return of New York City life.

 

ArtWalk is sponsored in part by Investors Bank, Collier West, Hollow Nickel, Optimum Health Physical Therapy, and Why Not Art.

Media Sponsor: BRIC.

 

HIGHLIGHTS

  • Adam Yauch Park- 27 State Street “My Father and Me” a group exhibition celebrating Father’s Day with photos of people and their fathers or father figures.

     

  • 85 Smith Street “Abstract Artwork”.

     

  • Hoyt Street Garden, 98 Hoyt Street, “Stoop Stories”, a documentary storytelling project designed to connect, support, and celebrate NYC neighbors, will display a Community Collective piece to share local stories.

     

  • 388 Atlantic Avenue, “Queer Art ” feature celebrating Pride, curated by artist and educator Jan Rattia.  This exhibition features five queer artists working in black and white photos and video exploring issues related to queer community building, identities, anxieties, and history.

     

  • 401 Atlantic Avenue, “Brooklyn Blooms”, an outdoor vinyl banner exhibition with floral motifs and street scenes of Brooklyn by over 20 artists. 

     

  • 423 Atlantic Avenue, “The Lost Sheep” by artist Hannah Robinett, a sister mural to the “Good Samaritan” heart mural she painted for ArtWalk 2020. The mural is inspired by The Lost Sheep parable about a shepherd who leaves his flock of 99 sheep in order to find the 1 that is lost “I don’t think I’m alone in feeling disoriented and confused - sometimes even lost - with the state of our world. This mural is a visual sign of encouragement, searching, and hope,” Hannah expresses.

     

  • Between Court Street and Smith Street - Photography done by a dozen artists reproduced on 6’x6’ vinyl banners displayed on the sidewalk

     

  • 557 Atlantic Avenue, “Juneteenth” exhibition

  • Please visit Art Gowanus for more details, such as a map of all participants and locations

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Tamangoh's Urban Tap Presents "Jazzamazon"

Sunday, June 19, 6pm

Doors @ 5pm

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Pride on Atlantic Avenue

Thursday, June 23, 8pm

 
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Pride Award and Exhibit

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My Father and Me

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Stoop Stories