440 Gallery | Brooklyn NY

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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

New Skills, Old Tricks by Nancy Lunsford

One of the great things about working with a master in any field is learning how to avoid—and repair—the inevitable glitches and mistakes that one makes in learning a new … Continue reading

March 23, 2016 · 2 Comments

Shanee Epstein Reflects on Becoming a Full Time Artist

Last June, I left my job as an educator. For over 30 years, I always balanced work, family and my art. On one hand, I had only 2 days a … Continue reading

February 6, 2016 · 1 Comment

440 Artists’ Work at the May Benefit for Wagmag- the Brooklyn Source Resource

Wagmag is the definitive source, both online and in hard copy, for listings of gallery exhibitions and art-related events throughout the Borough of Brooklyn.  We all read it, we all count on … Continue reading

May 1, 2012

Mexico and New York; paintings, prints and drawings by Vicki Behm: Spring, 2012

            April 12 – May 20, 2012 Opening reception: Saturday, April 14, 4 – 7 pm Every successful artist hones a few survival skills in … Continue reading

April 10, 2012

Monotype? Monoprint? What IS that?

These two terms are often used as if they were interchangeable, even by knowledgeable artists, but there is actually an important distinction between them. I confess for a long time … Continue reading

March 6, 2012 · 1 Comment

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