PROJECT DIVERSITY
A Multi-Venue Exhibition of 200 Brooklyn Artists

Works on Paper

April 8 - May 8, 2005

Opening reception: Friday, April 8, 6 - 9pm (open to the public)

Presenting the work of Brooklyn artists:

Stephanie Dinkins
Elizabeth Duffy
Mayumi Hayashi
Cornell Jones
Rejin Leys
JoAnne McFarland
Jane Moffitt
Lucas Monaco
Chris Oh
Nancy Saleme
Emily Stern
Lawrence Terry
Alicia Wargo

Project Diversity is presented through the generous support of Bloomberg LP, Target,Washington Mutual, Independence Community Foundation, Con Edison, Deutsche Bank, and Danny Simmons.
Project Diversity
is a project of the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation..

For information and updates, please visit www.rushphilanthropic.org

 

Gallery hours: Thursday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday 12 - 5pm

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Project Diversity is a multi-venue exhibition of 200 Brooklyn artists at 16 Brooklyn galleries in April-May 2005, designed to help unite audiences and artists across lines of ethnicity, gender, age and neighborhood. Featuring works across all visual media as well as educational forums and family activities, the event will also celebrate Brooklyn's tremendous diversity, cultural vision and cutting-edge style. Free shuttle bus service to all participating galleries will be provided April 30-May 1, May 7-8, and May 14-15, 11am-5pm each day. Project Diversity was conceived by artist and Brooklyn gallery owner Danny Simmons, cofounder of Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation, and developed in partnership with the borough's key cultural leaders.

Core Exhibition Dates: April 29-May 30
Pre-Shows: March 17, April 8, April 13, April 21 and April 23

Project Diversity's participating galleries include the BAM Natman Room, Brooklyn Borough Hall Community Room, Clinton Hill Simply Arts, Danny Simmons' Corridor Gallery, Gallery ElevenTen, Kentler International Drawing Space, the George Washington Carver Gallery at the Magnolia Tree Earth Center, MoCADA, Momenta Art, Pratt Institute, the RonGio Gallery, Red Clay Arts at the Skylight Gallery, the Rotunda Gallery, Sputnik, Tabla Rasa Gallery, and Tastes Like Chicken Art Space.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Stephanie Dinkins
Hair Drawing Series
10.75 x 10.75, Archival ink on paper, digital prints

 

Elizabeth Duffy
Power Trips, Unilateralism & Strategies
Pencil, color pencils on envelopes and wall

 

Cornell D. Jones
My God Sent His Angel
Ink on paper, 30 x 44"

 

 

JoAnne McFarland
Kyoto Lovers
Collage 9.5 x 13"

 

Lucas Monaco
Untitled
Ink and gouache on paper, 23 x 32"

 

 

Emily Stern
Untitled 5>04
Watercolor, flasche, gel pen on paper, 19.5 x 27.5"

 

Nancy Saleme
Boxe
Ink, acetate paper, epoxy resin,, prints, 7 x 7 x 7"

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Mayumi Hayashi
Sentimental Journey
Graphite,tissue paper, plaster, artificial leaf, branch

 

 

Rejin Leys
Taraxacum (Lafayette)
Watercolor and collage 22.5 x 22.5"

 

 

 

Lawrence Terry
Freedom Series III
Fire, Smoke and carving drawings, 28.5 x 36"

 

 

Jane Moffitt
In Bloom #17
Ink, watercolor & collage on paper, 11 x 13.5"

 

 

Chris Oh
Untitled
Ink & acrylic on paper, 36 x 48"

 

Alicia Wargo
Hived
Ink on paper, 30 x 52"