UNTITLED PROJECTS: Amagansett
Curated by Catherine Haggarty and Karen Hesse Flatow
May 5, 2018, 4-8PM
68A Schellinger Road, Amagansett, NY 11930
CRUSHCURATORIAL is pleased to present, UNTITLED PROJECTS, a one-day exhibition and weekend retreat, bringing artists and curators from New York and the East End together. There is an overwhelming number of singularly strong artists that work tirelessly to promote and advocate for other artists in New York City and the East End. This one day only exhibit highlights their work and their ventures to echo the importance of both their work as artists but as culture producers and artist advocates. The wave of artist-run is shifting the way artists both professionally and personally. New more flexible arts platforms are emerging. New channels of distribution are proliferating giving more power to artists and a more open structure. UNTITLED PROJECTS is proud to present its inaugural exhibit and weekend. Projects range from formal gallery systems, artist-run collectives, on-line exhibition spaces and social media driven sales platform. Curated by Catherine Haggarty and Karen Hesse Flatow.
Artists Featured: Scott Bluedorn (Neoteric), Sharon Butler (Two Coats of Paint), Jess Cannon (Far x Wide), Courtney Childress (Founder, Yours, Mine and Ours), Vince Contarino (Present Company), Nick Cueva (Couples Counseling, Underdonk) Hilary Doyle (NYC Crit Club), Karen Hesse Flatow (CRUSHCURATORIAL), Devra Freelander (Material Girls), Jesse Greenberg (JAG Projects), Janet Goleas (JMG Projects), Catherine Haggarty (Ortega Y Gasset, NYC Crit Club), Jen Hitchings (Transmitter), JJ Manford (Underdonk), Kimia Kline (Curator, Wythe Hotel), Calli Moore (See You Next Thursday), Leeza Meksin (Founder, Ortega Y Gasset), Andrew Prayzner (Tiger Strikes Asteroid), Sara Maria Salamone & Tyler Lafreniere (Mrs. Gallery), Zach Seeger (Couples Counseling), Elisa Soliven (Underdonk), Molly Surno (Landscape), Almond Zigmund (Artists and Writers)
Catherine Haggarty is an artist, curator and writer based in Brooklyn, NY. Haggarty earned her MFA from Mason Gross, Rutgers University in 2011 and is currently the co-director of Ortega y Gasset Projects in Brooklyn, New York
Karen Hesse Flatow founded CRUSHCURATORIAL in 2016 and collaborates with artists and curators to execute projects outside the traditional gallery structure within the context of her studio practice. She attended the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture and received her MFA from Columbia University