Celebrating NYCs most innovative contemporary artists as they turn their eye-catching designs into canvas-wrapped Red Bull coolers. The work will be showcased at The 1896 on Thursday September 19, 2013 at 8pm. You and a luminary panel of judges will vote 2 artists through to participate in a Red Bull Curates Canvas Cooler group exhibition this coming December in Miami during the 2013 Art Basel Season.
Selected Artists: • Brian Kirhagis • COL_WALLNUTS • Jerkface • “"phetus®" • Michael Anderson • Cope2 • Tanja Vulin • INDIE 184 • Beau Stanton • ICY and SOT • Steve Wasterval • Hanksy • Sofia Maldonado • WhIsBe • David M Cook • UR New York • MRS • Zimad • twerps! • ...
Participating Venues: • Full Circle • The Paperbox • South 4th • Knitting Factory • SRB • Glasslands • Brooklyn Fireproof East • LuLu's Alligator Lounge • Muchmore’s • Leftfield • Fontanas • Cakeshop • Forgtmenot • The Delancey • Arlene’s Grocery • The Woods • Park Luncheonette • Bar 169 • Normans Cay •
Music Curation By: DJ Cougarskin DJ Mess Kid
Host Gallery: The 1896 215 Ingraham Street, Brooklyn * L Subway line - Jefferson Stop
Luminary Judging Panelists Include:
• Jaime Rojo and Steven P. Harrington, Editor in Chief and Editor of Photography for BrooklynStreetArt
• Bill Carroll, Director of the Studio Program of The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, Teacher at Parsons School of Design, and previously the Director of the Charles Cowles Gallery
• Noah Becker, Founder and editor-in-chief of Whitehot Magazine of Contemporary Art, Prominent Canadian Artist, and Writer for Interview Magazine & The Huffington Post
More announcements coming soon!
Join the conversation: #CanvasCooler | @RedBullNYC
* As the event is open to the public (with RSVP required), we suggest an early arrival as we cannot guarantee admittance through the evening due to capacity constraints
** take the L Subway line - Jefferson Stop