The 12th edition of the Governors Island’s art fair, now titled Portal: Governors Island and presented by the nonprofit 4heads, returns with exhibitions and installations from 89 artists.
One of the Governors Island Art Fair’s founding organizers described it as an enormous summer camp for artists. Clearly these artists only vacation on Halloween.
In its 10th edition, the Governors Island Art Fair in New York expands its installations into 1920s barracks.
Opening on September 2, the monthlong event features work by 100 artists in former military houses and barracks.
The circular sandstone fort of Castle Williams has had numerous identities since it was completed on Governors Island in 1811, from New York City harbor defense to Civil War barracks to military prison.
This is an artistically rich summer for Governors Island.
Mary Ellen Mark’s devotion to her subjects and their stories emerges immediately in both Tiny: Streetwise Revisited, a new book published by Aperture of Mark’s photographs, and Picture This: New Orleans, Mary Ellen Mark’s Last Assignment, a current exhibit at the Governors Island Art Fair.
The annual Governors Island Art Fair (GIAF), which features the work of emerging artists from around the region and across the globe, opens this Saturday, September 5, and continues every Saturday and Sunday in September.
Seeking independent artists worldwide working in all disciplines; Painting, Photography, Sculpture, Installation, Video, and Sound Art. Submit your work for the 2015 Governors Island Art Fair opening this September.
Among peeling paint and creaking floors, the Governors Island Art Fair returned this past weekend to the former military homes of Colonels Row out in the New York Harbor.
4heads presents the Seventh Annual Governors Island Art Fair (GIAF) starting Saturday, September 6 and continuing every Saturday and Sunday in September.
Hyperallergic is pleased to continue its media partnership with the Governors Island Art Fair, New York’s largest independent art fair. We are also thrilled to present this open call for artists to apply for a room at this year’s series.