The EFA Studio Program at the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts in Midtown Manhattan is a vibrant and diverse community of over 75 artists from 30 countries working in a wide range of media and artistic sensibilities. All are professional artists with established studio practices and career honors.
EFA Open Studios is a rare chance to meet artists and learn about their work and thought processes.
Thursday, October 20, 6–9 pm (opening night)
Friday, October 21, 6–9pm
Saturday, October 22, 2–6pm
RSVPs are required, reserve free timed-entry tickets.
Samira Abbassy | Fanny Allié | Keren Anavy | Shimon Attie | Allen T. Ball | Laura A. Barbata | Mahsa Biglow | Wafaa Bilal | Rhona Bitner | m Burgess | Mattia Casalegno | Patty Cateura | Cecile Chong | Elizabeth Colomba | Vicky Colombet | Michael Eade | Nazli Efe | Sally Egbert | Jonathan Ehrenberg | Cui Fei | Jason File | Guido Garaycochea | Del Geist | Katya Grokhovsky | Mahmoud Hamadani | Liselot van der Heijden | Pablo Helguera | Amy Hill | Janet Loren Hill | Adam Hurwitz | Akira Ikezoe | Edgar Jerins | Richard Jochum | Melissa Joseph | Kosuke Kawahara | Tamiko Kawata | Justin Kim | Yongjae Kim | Greg Kwiatek | Sarah Leahy | Hayoon Jay Lee | Patricia Leighton | Dana Levy | Anina Major | Michael Mandiberg | Watson Mere | Cheryl Molnar | Carlos Motta | Amy Myers | Nazanin Noroozi | Whitney Oldenburg | Bundith Phunsombatlert | Thomas Pihl | Simonette Quamina | Armita Raafat | Maria D. Rapicavoli | Javier Romero | Heather Rubinstein | Alex Schweder | Susan Silas | Karina Skvirsky | Howard Smith | Suzanne Song | Xin Song | Jia Sung | Steed Taylor | Carlos Vega | Marjorie Welish | A young Yu
Additional Special Events
- Project Space
Voluntary Attempts to Overcome Necessary Obstacles
Curated by Nicholas O’Brien
Panel discussion and catalogue launch
Thursday, October 20, 6–8pm
- EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop
Print Demonstration with Devraj Dakoji
Saturday, October 22, 2pm
- Blackburn 20|20 Gallery
Devraj Dakoji Life Force
Thursday, October 20–Saturday, October 22
- Shift Alumni Project: Progressive Diasporas
Co-curated by Anna Harsanyi & Sheetal Prajapati
Artists: Adobo-Fish-Sauce and Umber Majeed
Saturday, October 22, 2–6pm
Sponsors: Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., and The Garment District Alliance
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