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Opening Reception: Open Studios at The Clemente

May 16, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join us for The Clemente’s 2014 Open Studios, during which over 40 visual artists and performers will open their spaces for an intimate glimpse into their creative processes. This year, each artist in the building has also invited an artist working and/or exhibiting on the Lower East Side into the building, offering a glance into the artistic diversity of the neighborhood.

May 16
5-7 PM: Opening Reception, Abrazo Gallery
7-9 PM: Open Studios
7 PM: Guided Architectural Tour of The Clemente
May 17
12-6 PM: Open Studios
2 PM: Artist Talk with Joyce Weinstein
1 PM, 3:30 PM, 5 PM: Guided Architectural Tours of The Clemente
      To purchase tour tickets, click here.

An exhibition of work contributed by The Clemente artists and their guests will be on view in the Abrazo Gallery both Friday, May 16 and Saturday, May 17.

Participating artists from The Clemente Nadia Ayari, Jan Baracz, Sarah Beatty, Linda Byrne, Natalia de Campos, Vanessa Chimera, Paul Clay, Silvio de la Cruz,  Enrique Figueredo, David Friedman, Linda Griggs, Allan Hansen, Lisa Hanson, Jonas Hidalgo, Kylie Heidenheimer, Mark DeGarmo & Dancers performing Las Fridas, Tine Kindermann, Holly Kowitt, Chang-Jin Lee, Bill Massey,  Maria Moreno, Bill Mutter, Selime Okuyan, Nicole Parcher, pierStudios, Juan Carlos Pinto, Mark Power, Beatrice Scaccia, Flavia Souza, Sherman Sussman, Thiago Szmrecsanyi, Miguel Trelles, Suzanne Varni, Rafael Velez, Melanie Vote, Amy Westpfahl, Gloria Zelaya

Participating guest artists Zeina Assaf, Stephen Bickford, Monica Carrillo, Michael Childs, Tom Cicero, Marilyn Cvitanic, Robin Dash, Thomas Burr Dodd, Jeff Field, Yvonne Gonzalez, Morgan Hansen, Daniel Hill, Sandy Hirshkowitz, Ruth Irving, David Kagan, Michael Katchen, Diana Leidel, Hector Marin Arias, Roberto Martinez, Horacio Molina, Juan Fernando Morales, Ann Robinson-Sweet, Mary Schiliro, Jennifer Williams, Magdalen Wong

Presented in partnership by Artists Alliance Inc, Clemente Soto Vélez Cultural and Educational Center, and the Committee for Open Studios. Sponsored in part by the New York State Council on the Arts and the New York Department of Cultural Affairs.

As part of Lower East Side History Month. Visit for a full schedule of events throughout the month.


May 16, 2014
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


The Clemente
107 Suffolk Street
New York, NY 10002 United States
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