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Participating in CurateNYC at Rush Arts Gallery in Chelsea

Hello there,

I’m pleased to share with you my experience with CurateNYC. My brain painting Don’t You Remember” was among the 150 winning artworks out of over 1,500+ submissions. The postcard of the painting is on display at Rush Arts Gallery (526 W. 26th street Suite 311) in Chelsea. View my submission profile here on the CurateNYC website.

Haven’t heard of CurateNYC? Well it’s a program supported by New York City Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) and Full Spectrum Experience, Inc. run by Brian Tate and Danny Simmons. 


Submissions were for NYC residents only and we were only allow to submit one piece of artwork. It was thanks to twitter that I learned about the opportunity…and impending deadline. So the on the last day of submissions, I completed by application and chose to include my painting on the brain and memory “Don’t You Remember“. About two weeks later, I received an email saying my piece was chosen for the group show.


The juried show was judged by:
Rashida Bumbray
Assistant Curator
The Kitchen


Denise Carvalho
Art Critic, Independent Curator & Scholar
DeniseCarvalho.com


Heng-Gil Han
Visual Arts Director & Curator
Jamaica Center for Arts & Learning, New York
jcal.org



Shantrelle P. Lewis
Independent Curator & Educator
Director of Exhibitions & Public Programming
Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute
facebook.com/pages/Shantology



amani olu
Independent Curator & Writer
Co-Founder & Executive Director
Humble Arts Foundation
mrandmrsolu.com



Ed Patuto
Executive Director
Issue Project Room
issueprojectroom.org



Jose Ruiz
Artist & Independent Curator /
Founder
Furthermore
joseruizart.com



Sarah Schmerler
Critic, Educator & Curator
sarahschmerler.com



Adriana Teresa
Publisher & Editor
Visura Magazine
Co-Founder
FotoVisura & Visura Media
visuramagazine.com

Read the write up on HuffingtonPost “Curate NYC Unveils 150 Winning Works of Art”

Michelle Hunter showing her piece to Full Spectrun Experience, Inc and Rush Arts Gallery Director Brian Tate

Photos by Noah Xifr (www.facebook.com/noahxarts)
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