440 Gallery | Brooklyn NY

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How We Spent the Summer + What We’re Doing this Fall, part II

Here’s more to the roundup of what some 440 Gallery artists have been working on: ∧  Susan Greenstein has had a most productive few months, as only a teacher can … Continue reading

August 31, 2017 · 1 Comment

The Traveling Artist

Artists have always treasured the opportunity to travel to new locations to make their art. As a way to grow artistically, many of us seek the stimulation of a new … Continue reading

April 30, 2017

440 Installation photo essay

Installing a show at 440: Karen Gibbons, Fred Bendheim, Ellen Chuse and Gail Flanery install Fred Bendheim’s solo show and Vicki Behm and Gibbons in the Project Space. Here is … Continue reading

March 22, 2017 · 3 Comments

Waxing Eloquent

by Amy Weil When I was in art school, I was aware of only a couple of artists who were working with encaustic paint and I dismissed the medium as … Continue reading

January 21, 2017

Live Big with Art

For those who decorate a tree for the holidays, one of the joys of the season is the once-a-year excitement of unpacking familiar ornaments. These family heirlooms are really small … Continue reading


Creating New Work From the Old

by Leigh Blanchard These past few months have been a time of reflection for me.   After graduating from school and decompressing after a grueling, yet rewarding year of thesis- I … Continue reading

October 29, 2016 · 3 Comments

Personal Politics

by Nancy Lunsford The past few weeks have been an escalating nightmare across the world and at home: the Orlando massacre, then the bombings in Istanbul and Bangladesh followed by … Continue reading

July 16, 2016

Jay Friedenberg: Digital Impressionist

Recently, Jay Friedenberg was named a finalist in “Structures” for Exhibition Without Walls.  He was interviewed by the online gallery and discussed his process and scientific background at length.  It’s … Continue reading

May 8, 2016

Matisse et Moi

by Una LaMarche When I was ten years old, I held my first public reading. It was an important moment in my life, and so—in the same way that my … Continue reading

April 17, 2016

Gail Flanery on Creating Change in Her Practice

There is an excitement in my studio. It started when Karen Gibbons and Tom Bovo and I, from 440 Gallery, were pondering our group show in The Project Space. Our … Continue reading

April 17, 2016 · 1 Comment

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