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Gallery Exhibit Opening: “The Artists of Materials for the Arts”

July 18, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


MFTA invites you to celebrate our newest gallery exhibit, The Artists of Materials for the Arts. This exhibit showcases artwork created by MFTA staff and teaching artists. MFTA inspires NYC to discover the creative potential in commonly found objects, and this exhibit is our way of showing our commitment to creative reuse. Come join us to celebrate the many ways ordinary materials can be transformed into art.

Exhibition artists include Julia Clauss, Edyta Halon, Virginia Hoffman, Annalisa Iadicicco, Pamela Isaac, John Cloud Kaiser, Skip LaPlante, David Marini, Louie Miranda, Omar Olivera, Avani Patel, Joy Suarez, Jairo Toro, and Roberto Visani. Enjoy musical performances by John Cloud Kaiser, Louie Miranda, Omar Olivera, and Jose Rosa.

About MFTA Third Thursday events:
Every third Thursday of the month MFTA holds public programming—from craft making, to artist talks, performances, and gallery openings. Come to MFTA and enjoy music, refreshments, and the creative NYC community with this monthly gathering. Funding for Third Thursdays is provided by the Shelley and Donald Rubin Foundation.

Event cover image by Omar Olivera, Red Cross, Yellow Fire, Blue Wing, 2019, Post-it notes on foam core.




July 18, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Event Category:


The Foundry
42-38 9th Street
Queens, NY 11101 United States
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Materials for the Arts
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