Artists

Resistance

Resistance

A free film screening on July 9th at 6:30pm

Opening Reception: July 9, 2015, 6:30pm

EARTH DAY CELEBRATION

EARTH DAY CELEBRATION

Minimus 3D Arkestra: Live Music and video performance by Hayes Greenfield and Ikuo Nakamura. Sculptures by James Greenfield Doors open at 7pm Concert at 8pm

Opening Reception: April 22, 2015, 7pm

CONCERT: HARUNA WALUSIMBI & KAKANDE

CONCERT: HARUNA WALUSIMBI & KAKANDE

Multi-instrumentalist Walusimbi Haruna will bring his music for the first time to New York. A master of multiple Ugandan styles, this is a one-time chance to hear him on his first US tour. SAT, FEB 28, 8PM


Je t’aime Je t’aime

Je t'aime Je t'aime

Drawings, Paintings, Screening and Performance by French Artist Angèle Lebert.

Opening Reception: February 18, 2015, 8pm
On View: February 18, 2015 - February 22, 2015

Benaras Soul Music

Benaras Soul Music

Brooklyn Raga Massive Presents: Benaras Soul Music Rabindra Goswami – sitar, Sameer Gupta – tabla Saturday, December 13, 8PM, $20


ANDRE SMITS / ARTIST IN THE WORLD

ANDRE SMITS /  ARTIST IN THE WORLD

The Artist In The World Pop Up show at Soapbox Gallery depicts approximately 130 artists in their studios amongst their work. Opening Dec 6, 6-10pm

Opening Reception: December 6, 2014, 6-10pm
On View: December 6, 2014 - December 6, 2014

Personal = Political

Personal = Political

5 Poets, 5 Stories Sunday Nov.30 4-6 pm An evening of poetry reading at Soapbox Gallery with: Mitch Corber Cheryl J. Fish Dorothy Friedman-August Tsaurah Litzky Nathan Versace MC Lehman Weichselbaum Arrive Early: Sign up for Open Reading $3 at the door contact info: lehman718@aol.com

Opening Reception: November 30, 2014, 4pm

BROOKLYN

BROOKLYN

Recent painting and sculpture by Halina Marki and Winicjusz Lysik.

Opening Reception: October 16, 2014, 6pm-9pm
On View: October 16, 2014 - November 9, 2014

BE! (הְוֵי)

BE! (הְוֵי)

Installations, sculptures, and video work by Sara Erenthal. Curated by Marine Cornuet. Gallery hours: Thu-Friday 5-7pm, Sat 2-8pm, Sun 3-6pm Closing concert and ceremony: Friday, September 12, 7pm

Opening Reception: August 21, 2014, 6pm-9pm
On View: August 21, 2014 - September 13, 2014

BAKWAS at SOAPBOX

BAKWAS at SOAPBOX

Friday, August 15, 2014, 7pm Performance piece with clash of modern and traditional India on India’s Independence Day.

Opening Reception: August 15, 2014, 7pm
On View: August 15, 2014 - August 15, 2014

DRAWN

DRAWN

An exhibition of mixed-media work by Tina Han.

Opening Reception: July 23, 2014, 6pm-8pm
On View: July 23, 2014 - August 5, 2014

EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED

EVERYTHING YOU ALWAYS WANTED

Howard Better creates sculptures using recycled cans of various sizes. These colorful constructions carry images cut out of magazines and newspapers, echoing the missing can labels. On view Apr 27 to May 11. Opening reception Apr 27, 4-6pm

Opening Reception: April 27, 2014, 4-6pm
On View: April 27, 2014 - May 11, 2014

Anne Burlock Lawver: INDELIBLE

Anne Burlock Lawver: INDELIBLE

On view March 22 – April 20. Opening reception Sat, Mar 22, 6-8pm. Anne Burlock Lawver focuses on the personal, the intimate, and the fleeting emotions that could be captured only in close-up. At Soapbox, she will present a series of striking photographs taken at the Gun Metal Ink tattoo parlor in Washington Heights, NYC, [...]

Opening Reception: March 22, 2014, 6pm-8pm
On View: March 22, 2014 - April 20, 2014

Dorothy Krakovsky: RECENT PAINTINGS – EXTENDED to March 16

Dorothy Krakovsky: RECENT PAINTINGS - EXTENDED to March 16

On view February 15 – March 16. For info please call Chere Krakovsky: 917 406 – 9415. 90 year old painter Dorothy Krakovsky is diminished in physical capacity, but when in the act of painting moves as if she is possessed.  The dream of flying is so real, yet when we wake we know it is [...]

Opening Reception: February 15, 2014, 6pm-8pm
On View: February 15, 2014 - March 16, 2014

Strauss Yawney: THROUGH THE LIGHT I SEE TRASH

Strauss Yawney: THROUGH THE LIGHT I SEE TRASH

Strauss W. Yawney’s  Through the Light I See Trash saga explores detritus in distinct locations around the globe.  On view Feb 1st – Feb 14th. Opening Reception Feb 1st  7pm-10pm. Performance night Feb 8th 7pm – 10pm.

Opening Reception: February 1, 2014, 7-10pm
On View: February 1, 2014 - February 14, 2014

FROGWELL: A SOUND PERFORMANCE

FROGWELL: A SOUND PERFORMANCE

Frogwell is an improvising unit incorporating elements of conceptual and performance art. Fri, Jan 31 at 8PM.

Opening Reception: January 31, 2014, 8pm
On View: January 31, 2014 - January 31, 2014

ENTER HALLIE

ENTER HALLIE

A Staged Reading of a new play by Daniel Jacobs and Susan Quinn. Fri, Jan 17 at 7:30PM.

Opening Reception: January 17, 2014, 7:30pm

WATER (OR THE ABSENCE OF IT)

WATER (OR THE ABSENCE OF IT)

Water is at the heart of life, the single most important resource, a worldwide symbol throughout the ages for cleansing, rebirth, balance, harmony, and wisdom. Join us on Friday, Nov 22 from 6pm-9pm for an exhibition opening and a music performance around the theme of water. On view til Dec 14.

Opening Reception: November 22, 2013, 6pm-8pm
On View: November 22, 2013 - December 14, 2013

David Connolly: BE CAREFUL WHAT WE WISH FOR III. 2013

David Connolly: BE CAREFUL WHAT WE WISH FOR III. 2013

This installation questions the idea of Utopia in modernity as a result of rapid economic growth. Suggesting a cautionary tale for both the West and East in relation to perceiving each other’s role in a global economy. On view Nov 8 – 21. Opening reception Sun, Nov 10, 6-8pm.

Opening Reception: November 9, 2013, 6pm-8pm
On View: November 8, 2013 - November 21, 2013

THE OUTER BRIDGE ENSEMBLE

THE OUTER BRIDGE ENSEMBLE

For the last decade, the Outer Bridge Ensemble (OBE) has been rocking festival stages and jazz venues across North America and Europe. They will share their experimental sounds at Soapbox Gallery on Saturday, November 16th at 8pm.

Opening Reception: November 16, 2013, 8pm
On View: November 16, 2013 - November 16, 2013

THE FRANCOIS VASE

THE FRANCOIS VASE

A collaboration between composer Daniel Fox and visual artist Gabriela Vainsencher which re-tells the Greek myth of the labyrinth from the Minotaur’s perspective. The video features Green Chair Dance Group and will be on loop in the box Oct 25-Nov 7. A score will be performed live by the Momenta Quartet on Fri, Nov 1, at 8pm.

Opening Reception: November 1, 2013, 8pm
On View: November 1, 2013 - November 7, 2013

SOABPOX COLLABORATION: THE MODERN LEAGUE CORBOO BALL

SOABPOX COLLABORATION: THE MODERN LEAGUE CORBOO BALL

Join the Modern League of Docomomo US on Halloween evening for drinks, music, costumes, and conversation with our network of modern-architecture-loving young professionals. They’re transforming Soapbox gallery into a macabre modern zone.  Oct 31, 7-11pm. Tickets: $15 advance, $20 at the door.

Opening Reception: October 31, 2013, 7pm-11pm

TRANSMUTATION: THE FUTURE OF MAN

TRANSMUTATION: THE FUTURE OF MAN

  Technology has become an extension of ourselves, and as the limit between man and machine shifts, we must ask ourselves: where will this limit be in the near and far future? What will the Man of tomorrow look like, and what ethical questions does this evolution raise? On view: Oct 3-24. Gallery hours: Thu-Fri [...]

Opening Reception: October 3, 2013, 6-8pm
On View: October 3, 2013 - October 24, 2013

Jacobus Capone: TOWARDS A MERIDIAN

Jacobus Capone: TOWARDS A MERIDIAN

This fascinating durational performance takes place during the whole night of the September equinox. Jacobus Capone explores notions of reality and appearances, inwards and outwards, and the complexity of the universe vs. our tiny perception of it. From sunset on Sept 22 to sunrise on Sept 23.

Opening Reception: September 22, 2013, Sunset - 6:54pm
On View: September 22, 2013 - September 23, 2013