Contemporary Art Programs
Public programs in conjunction with BRIC's Contemporary Art program and the art exhibitions on view.
Adama Delphine Fawundu’s Joyful Blues is a banner and pole installation that combines photographs taken in the late 1990s of Black girls in Brooklyn as well as garra, a fabric design from Sierra Leone, West Africa
An exhibition celebrating the work of young artists and media makers from BRIC's Youth Education residency programs in public schools and community centers across Brooklyn.
Scholar Arlene Dávila discusses the strategies Latinx artists pursue to create platforms for their work with Latinx Abstract artists Glendalys Medina, Mary Valverde, and Sarah Zapata.
Join curator Elizabeth Ferrer and exhibition artists Candida Alvarez, Karlos Cárcamo, and Vargas-Suarez Universal for a discussion about the exhibition Latinx Abstract.
Join us for a conversation between Latinx Abstract artist, Sarah Zapata, and ArtFP artist, Emily Oliveira, where they discuss their work, influences, and inspiration. Moderated by scholar Macarena Gómez-Barris.
Latinx Abstract is a groundbreaking exhibition, focusing on the work of ten contemporary artists who work with varied media and approaches, and are united by their dedication to abstract languages.
I Saw God and She Wasn’t Made of Money is an exhibition by BRIC ArtFP artist Emily Oliveira that transforms BRIC’s Project Room into a devotional space using embroidery, quilting, beading, and rug tufting.
This virtual exhibition is presented to honor the 2020 recipients of the Colene Brown Art Prize, an unrestricted grant that has been awarded in amounts of $10,000 each to ten New York-based visual artists. This year’s recipients are: Caitlin Cherry, Zachary Fabri, Scherezade Garcia, Nate Lewis, Joiri Minaya, Kambui Olujimi, Erwin Redl, Christophe Roberts, Naomi Safran-Hon, and Michelle Segre.
How can photographs make visible the invisible? How do artists conjure the absent or the deceased in their images? How can we engage with such work during the current pandemic?