Art in General

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It's grey, it's grey (detail), 2009
Thaw, 2009 Video Still
The 8 Train, 2008 © Josh Melnick
Art in General
145 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201
Venue Type: Alternative Space
June 25th - September 15th
Prague, Czech Republic
Adéla Součková
June 25th - September 15th
Bratislava, Slovakia
András Csefalvay
June 25th - September 15th
Budapest, Hungary
Gábor Kristóf
June 25th - September 15th
Skawa, Poland
Justyna Górowska
April 1st - August 31st
Hanoi, Vietnam
Lê Thuận Uyên
March 1st - July 31st
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Trần Minh Đức
August 3rd - August 3rd
DUMBO's 1st Thursday Gallery Walk
András Csefalvay, Justyna Górowska, Gábor Kristóf, Adéla Součková, Lê Thuận Uyên, Trần Minh Đức
Open hours
Mon-Thu 12-6

Art in General is a nonprofit organization that assists artists with the production and presentation of new work. It changes in response to the needs of artists and informs and engages the public about their work.

Art in General was founded in 1981 by artists Martin Weinstein and Teresa Liszka in the General Hardware building—hence the name “Art in General”. Weinstein and Liszka aimed to create a space where artists could exhibit unconventional work and exchange ideas with their peers. The first exhibition took place in 1982. In its 26 years, the organization has emerged as one of New York City’s leading nonprofit arts organizations.

Today, Art in General fulfills its mission in a variety of ways, including the organization and presentation of exhibitions, hosting a national and international artist residency program, and through regular public programs and membership events. Beginning in 2005, its exhibition program has focused on the commissioning of new work from artists.