Meet AIR6 at Gowanus Open Studios!

Come by TAC Brooklyn this weekend to see our Cycle 6 Artists in Residence at work! This Saturday and Sunday, TAC will be one of the many neighborhood arts organizations participating in Gowanus Open Studios. We are eager to share

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Meet AIR6 at Gowanus Open Studios!

Come by TAC Brooklyn this weekend to see our Cycle 6 Artists in Residence at work! This Saturday and Sunday, TAC will be one of the many neighborhood arts organizations participating in Gowanus Open Studios. We are eager to share

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RAZZLE DAZZLE: Samantha Bittman

Samantha Bittman’s recent show Razzle Dazzle at Chicago’s Andrew Rafacz Gallery certainly promises what the title indicates. Playing with painting over patterned weave structures in often black and white compositions and subsequently layered onto a similarly patterned wallpaper, the optical effect of

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RAZZLE DAZZLE: Samantha Bittman

Samantha Bittman’s recent show Razzle Dazzle at Chicago’s Andrew Rafacz Gallery certainly promises what the title indicates. Playing with painting over patterned weave structures in often black and white compositions and subsequently layered onto a similarly patterned wallpaper, the optical effect of

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Guatemalan Textiles from Chichicastenango Market

Greetings from Guatemala! Over the next few months I will be researching, photographing, and writing about the diverse world of textiles in Guatemala exclusively for the TAC community. Just a few days ago I traveled to the famous market in

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Guatemalan Textiles from Chichicastenango Market

Greetings from Guatemala! Over the next few months I will be researching, photographing, and writing about the diverse world of textiles in Guatemala exclusively for the TAC community. Just a few days ago I traveled to the famous market in

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AIR6 Drawing Marathon

The artists of AIR cycle 6 recently participated in an all-weekend, intensive drawing marathon. Having spent many childhood summers away at camp, I nostalgically anticipated this immersive experience for weeks. The marathon was a way to get to know one other,

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AIR6 Drawing Marathon

The artists of AIR cycle 6 recently participated in an all-weekend, intensive drawing marathon. Having spent many childhood summers away at camp, I nostalgically anticipated this immersive experience for weeks. The marathon was a way to get to know one other,

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Materials for Living / Andrea Zittel

I am eternally fascinated by artists who exist at the intersection of making and living, blurring the lines between work and play, and elevating the everyday to a heightened state of performance. When I first learned about Andrea Zittel, and

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Materials for Living / Andrea Zittel

I am eternally fascinated by artists who exist at the intersection of making and living, blurring the lines between work and play, and elevating the everyday to a heightened state of performance. When I first learned about Andrea Zittel, and

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Adolescent Nostalgia: Collages of Kelly McCafferty

This past summer,  some pals and I adventured to Wassaic – a small town in the Hudson Valley. We were headed to the annual Wassaic Arts Festival, which has been promoting and celebrating contemporary art with their extensive residency program, community

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Adolescent Nostalgia: Collages of Kelly McCafferty

This past summer,  some pals and I adventured to Wassaic – a small town in the Hudson Valley. We were headed to the annual Wassaic Arts Festival, which has been promoting and celebrating contemporary art with their extensive residency program, community

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Nick Cave Exhibition at Jack Shainman Gallery

In this solo exhibition, on view until October 11th in both the 20th street and the 24th street locations of the Jack Shainman Gallery in NYC, Nick Cave revisits found objects to explore how they contribute to the construction of our social identities. Cave’s use

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Nick Cave Exhibition at Jack Shainman Gallery

In this solo exhibition, on view until October 11th in both the 20th street and the 24th street locations of the Jack Shainman Gallery in NYC, Nick Cave revisits found objects to explore how they contribute to the construction of our social identities. Cave’s use

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Thread Lines: Drawing Beyond Pen and Paper

For many people, the word “drawing” is closely associated with pencil markings and ink renderings, but how is a drawing defined by a textile artist? Thread Lines, the latest show at The Drawing Center in NYC, has some pretty remarkable answers

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Thread Lines: Drawing Beyond Pen and Paper

For many people, the word “drawing” is closely associated with pencil markings and ink renderings, but how is a drawing defined by a textile artist? Thread Lines, the latest show at The Drawing Center in NYC, has some pretty remarkable answers

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NYC Permaculture Festival 2014

Sewing Seeds has been working with The Old Stone House in Brooklyn to cultivate natural dyes from garden plants.  To conclude the summer season, The Old Stone House hosted a New York Permaculture Exchange event, the NYC Permaculture Festival, of which Sewing Seeds was happily

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NYC Permaculture Festival 2014

Sewing Seeds has been working with The Old Stone House in Brooklyn to cultivate natural dyes from garden plants.  To conclude the summer season, The Old Stone House hosted a New York Permaculture Exchange event, the NYC Permaculture Festival, of which Sewing Seeds was happily

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TAC Welcomes AIR Cycle 6

After a sleepy summer, the AIR studios have become a flurry of activity. The space has come alive with looms, vintage sewing machines, scraps of fabric, spools of thread and small, handmade treasures.  On September 15th, TAC welcomed eight new

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TAC Welcomes AIR Cycle 6

After a sleepy summer, the AIR studios have become a flurry of activity. The space has come alive with looms, vintage sewing machines, scraps of fabric, spools of thread and small, handmade treasures.  On September 15th, TAC welcomed eight new

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