The Bushwick gallery scene continues to flourish as galleries flock to the neighborhood and prefer the raw industrial environment as a place to start instead of the more established Chelsea or Lower East Side.
Jonathan Beer is an artist and writer based in Newburgh, NY. Beer has had solo shows at Tripoli Gallery, Southampton, NY; MDC Museum of Art + Design in Miami, FL; Kathleen Cullen Fine Art, NY; Georgia Tech’s Ferst Center for the Arts, Atlanta, GA, among others. Beer has been featured in ArtNews, Artslant, NY Art Beat, New American Paintings, Studio Visit Magazine, Art Takes Miami, and Professional Artist Magazine. In 2011 he co-founded Art-Rated, a blog dedicated to articles and interviews on the contemporary art scene.