We had so much fun last year at Williamsburg Walks, and are psyched about this year’s festivities. On June 11th and 12th, Bedford Avenue between Metropolitan and N 12th Street will turn into an artsy public park. Temporary wall units, interactive installations and sculptures will be staggered throughout the blocks. In addition to the installations there will be a variety of activities; last year there were a ton of vendors selling their wares, food and a skateboarding demo.
Northside Art is seeking proposals for:
1. Live painting/graffiti/collage
2. Interactive installations/workshops
3. Sculpture/stand alone installations
4. Performance artists
Submit your proposal via this form.
The deadline to submit is May 15th.
Send all questions to [email protected]
Category: Art/Music, Culture, Events
Tags: art, Collage, graffiti, installation, interactive, painting, performance, Williamsburg, Williamsburg Walks
If you love music, videos, community, innovation, and fun, I hope you follow The Wild Honey Pie. It is a Greenpoint-based “online publication, music media, and events promotion collective.” I recently spoke with founder/CEO Eric Weiner and editorial director/CFO Lauren McKinney at the Wild Honey Pie home office on Franklin Street. We talked about many things including their upcoming second season of On the Mountain, an interactive recording series that will feature six bands and provide free lodging, ski passes, and rentals to 100 lucky music fans to participate in the taping. Read on for the conversation and details on how you can be part of the event. Continue reading
Category: Art/Music, Culture
Tags: Concerts, Eagle Trading Company, Eric Weiner, events, Five Leaves, Franklin Street, Freelance Whales, Greenpoint creative community, Greenpoint media, interactive, live video, Magic Man, Manhattan Inn, Modern Rivals, music video, On the Mountain, performance, Ra Ra Riot, ski trip, Tei Shi, The Orwells, The Wild Honey Pie, Transmitter Park, Welcome Campers, Wilsen