October 3rd, 2006
A few gallery showings opening this Thursday:
> 5+5 Gallery: The exhibition “Secret Worlds, drawings and mono-prints” by Raphael Fodde and Bobby Beard will open in Dumbo Brooklyn on October 5th, 2006 at 111 Front Street. See 5+5 Gallery for more info. Also via PRWeb.
> Sankaranka Gallery: Sankaranka Gallery-Contemporary African Art at 111 Front Street/suite 206
will show recent works by Sanaa Gateja, a renowned Ugandan artist. Sanaa paints on barkcloth; he is also a designer of clothes, beadwork and jewelry. The exhibition, which opens on October 5, continues to the end of the month. See Sankaranka Gallery for more info.
> Dumbo First Thursdays:
October 5th, DUMBO’s First Thursday Gallery Walk, sponsored by Two Trees Management. First Thursday features area galleries and artists’ studios, open from 5:30 to 8:30, on the first Thursday of each month. The welcoming informality of First Thursday attracts casual browsers as well as serious art collectors to each festive event, with galleries, studios and cultural organizations in DUMBO hosting receptions and exhibition openings. There is no admission fee- participating galleries are open to the public.
See Dumbo First Thursdays for listing of participating galleries and more details.