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Windows Brooklyn

Windows Brooklyn

May 2009

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May 28, 2009
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Seen in Brooklyn, On the Street, Community-based
Schedule of Events: Opening Party: Saturday, June 6, 1-6pm, the Transit Garden at Smith St. + 2nd Place during Bite of BoCoCa Artwalk with the Artist Talk: Saturday, June 13, 2-4pm Artist Statement Windows Brooklyn takes art out of the traditional museum or gallery setting and incorporates it into a vibrant public space. The show turns pedestrians into viewers, slowing down impatient walkers and transforming the frequently traveled routes of harried commuters. Turning independent business owners into collaborators who are willing to exchange commerce for culture, the exhibition is a commentary on the nature of the window both as a physical object and as an idea, one that goes far beyond just pieces of glass. We seek to reflect the incredible history of Brooklyn while simultaneously adding to it. We are forging new connections between artists and their communities, changing the ways in See for details!

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