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Spring 2012 Open Studios


5th Annual Open Studios

May 12 & May 13, 1-5pm

The New York Art Residency & Studios (NARS) Foundation is delighted to announce its 5th Annual Open Studios. Join us for a festive weekend and get a glimpse into the private studios and working artist environment at the NARS studios, located along the New York Harbor in Sunset Park, Brooklyn. As the arts initiative in South Brooklyn continues to rapidly evolve and thrive, Open Studios offers an opportunity for their unique community to open their doors and showcase their work and diverse practices and mediums. Six artists from Season I 2012 of the International Artist Residency Program will also be inviting visitors into their studios to present what they have been working on during their three and six month terms.

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Shuttle Service:

Pick up location: New Museum, 235 Bowery, New York, NY 10002
Pick up times on Satyrday, May 12: 2 pm / 4 pm / 6 pm
Return from NARS Foundation to New Museum: 3 pm / 5 pm / 7 pm


Performance, May 12, 6pm: Yumi Kurosawa (, percussion, computer sound
Music: Edwin Peralta, dj and Norman Zamcheck, piano
Opening on May 12 in the NARS Gallery: 


Sponsors: The 5th Annual NARS Open Studio Event 2012 is made possible by the generous support of our donors and sponsored by Brooklyn Brewery, Maria's Bistro and Kunjip Restaurant.

NARS Foundation
201 46th Street, 4th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11220

Gallery Hours
Monday-Friday: 12-5pm And By Appointment Only

The New York Art Residency And Studios (NARS) Foundation Is A 501(C)(3) Not-For-Profit Arts Organization Committed To Supporting Artists And Curators On An International Level As Well As Engaging The Local Community In Brooklyn And The Greater New York Area. NARS Provides An Array Of Creative Support Services And Professional Development Opportunities For Emerging And Mid-Career Artists Through Short-Term Integrated Residency Programs, Affordable Long-Term Studio Spaces, Progressive Exhibition Programs, And Engaging Public Programs. These Services Operate In Conjunction With Our Education And Community Outreach Initiatives. Our Mission Is To Present Diverse Platforms On Which To Nurture Creative Inspiration And Innovative Cross-Pollination Of Ideas.


For Further Information, Please Contact Us At Www.Narsfoundation.Org / Info@Narsfoundation.Org / 718-768-2765.

Earlier Event: May 14
Spring 2011 Open Studios
Later Event: June 8
Spring 2013 Open Studios