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Last Saturday @ 255Canal

In our latest live music experience at 255Canal, improvisation and spontaneity opened room to an evening of  simultaneous experiences. The  audience was absorbed by the intimacy of the space,  Leah Seigel’s melodies  and the tunes of Achilles Kallergis Quintet.

This special evening was once more triggered by LiYLR (Live in Your Living Room), a concept from the Netherlands that is now also based in NYC thanks to the collaboration of Kenichi Yoshioka.

If you are interested in hosting a music event in your living room, please contact: newyork@liveinyourlivingroom.nl.

Video by Martina Grilec & Warren Chow www.formedfromnothing.com

There was time for some great laughs with comedian Adam Strauss, the sweetness of TotallyWicked cupcakes www.totallywickedcakes.com and the closure of Rita Sa Entangled exhibition.

Thank you for the great evening. Hope you all enjoyed it.

Pictures by Martina Grilec

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This coming Saturday 11/13, concert @ 255Canal, 7 p.m.

After the success of our 1st music event we are pleased to invite
you to Live in Your Living Room” Part II at 255Canal.
This time we will be hosting 2 bands.

http://www.myspace.com/leahsiegel

Followed by

New York based Jazz player and composer Achilles Kallergis and guests

http://www.achillekallergis.com/live/


We look forward to seeing you.

NOMADRESS Sunday Nov. 14th, from 11am to 7pm *Cocktail at 4pm!

1 YEAR AGO @ 255CANAL

1 Year Ago at 255Canal

Valentina Celada shows on Body Image Exhibit. Opening Thursday, November 11, 4-7 pm at the Pen & Brush Gallery NYC

Body Image presents a diverse exploration of female and male forms as reflected in our minds, imagination, media, and culture. The exhibition is a two-part all media event, comprising an online gallery accessible through www.penandbrush.org and a physical gallery space in  Manhattan @ 16 E. 10th St. New York.

Some of Valentina’s Celada work part of the exhibition held at 255Canal last May 2010.

Last Wednesday @ 255Canal. ‘Entangled’ by RITA SÁ

255Canal was pleased to open a first solo exhibition in the United States with
Portuguese artist Rita Sá. ‘ Entangled’ features three distinct
projects involving painting and video that deal with various
changes on social interactions within these new environments. Separate experiences are reflected through different works: Vincent Parollo, Emo & Tick and Instances of Commediation.

Do Stop By until Nov. 6

http://www.emoandtick.com/

http://vimeo.com/ritasa

http://www.rita-sa.com/

 

 

Antonio Ortuno with “My American Uncle” featured in Time Square

A year after “My American Uncle” exhibition at 255Canal,  Spanish artist Antonio Ortuño brings “My American Uncle” to Time Square.

On October 6 and 7 a selected group of talented New York based Spanish artists took over Times Square Plaza, featuring the newest trends on Contemporary Spanish Video Art Installations and Performance. The works  immerse themselves into Times Square´s vibrant environment becoming part of its characteristic breathtaking visual presence.
Antonio Ortuño connected  his images and stories from Spain bringing a
new perspective from their experience living in New York.

As the artist says “Dreams run high in New York.”

http://www.timessquarenyc.org/

http://www.antonioortuno.com/

Come take a look at the Box

On Display from September 24 – November 24, 2010 @ Exit Art 475 Tenth Ave New York, NY