13th Annual Small Works Show
December 7, 2017 - January 7, 2018 ● Opening Reception: Thursday, December 7, 6 - 8 PM
440 Gallery announces the 13th annual Small Works Show 2017. This national, juried exhibition celebrates the innovation of artists who create work on a small scale, in a broad range of media and styles. The exhibition will be on display in the 440 Gallery, Park Slope, Brooklyn space from Thursday, December 7, 2017 through Sunday, January 7, 2018.
Juror: Angel Bellaran is one of the original organizers of the Nasty Women Exhibition movement. A socially-engaged artist and activist previously based in Dublin (Ireland) and San Francisco, Bellaran's multidisciplinary practice combines research, collaboration, and curatorial and public engagement to build solidarity amongst artist communities, organizations and movements. She lives in Brooklyn.
Bellaran is an alumnus of the Institute of Art, Design & Technology's MAVis program in Ireland, as well as Mason Gross School of the Arts, the arts conservatory of Rutgers University. Current projects include Sirius Arts Centre's Brian O’Doherty (Patrick Ireland) Restoration Project 2018-19 in Cobh, County Cork, Ireland, and Nasty Woman of the North in Troy, New York, scheduled for October. www.angelbellaran.com