Your Story Fabric Bookmaking with Sima Elizabeth Shefrin

Saturday, March 25th, from 12.00pm to 2.00pm

In partnership with Enterprising Women Making Arts (EWMA) Gallery Gachet artists have been leading a diverse array of workshops on different themes and mediums. This month join Gallery Gachet exhibiting artist Sima Elizabeth Shefrin. Read More »

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Karen Irving and Elizabeth May

March 24th to May 7th, 2017

Opening: Friday, March 24th 6-9pm

Karen Irving and Elizabeth May are two painters who explore their world through gestural abstract representation on canvas. Irving and May communicate through colour, composition and varied means of paint application to connect with the viewer and tell their stories. Don’t miss their side by side exhibitions Irving’s Here and Now and May’s Paint Love. Read More »

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How to Remember

March 24th to May 7th, 2017

Opening: Friday, March 24th 6-9pm

How to Remember contains a range of documentation that combines graphic illustration, knitting, book-making, embroidery, journaling and poetry. The artists have formed creative records that serve as a kind of memory. Read More »

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Jordan Martin Performance-Lecture

Friday February 17th 6:30pm

Martin will be performing from Portrait As An Αέρας Δύναμη Ένας (Air Force One), her forthcoming poetry and coloring book, as well as songs from her parallel LP Songs on Guitar recently released under her musical pseudonym Daphne.

Jordan Martin is an uprooted Brooklyn based multidisciplinary artist and multi-instrumentalist. Her musical project Daphne often presents as interdisciplinary performance (a combination of poetry, theatre, dance, visuals, and music). She has two forthcoming books of poetry Portrait As An Αέρας Δύναμη Ένας (Air Force One), a poetry and coloring book, and S.O.S. : Some Oscillations Suck!, a book and musical EP of poetic rock criticism with translations in morse code. More information about her projects can be found here. http://cargocollective.com/jordanamadimartin

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February Workshops with Jordan Martin

Workshop 1: Born in Flames – Screening & Coloring Workshop

Thursday, February 16th, 6:30pm

We will watch the 1983 independent feminist cult feature Born in Flames and color in Jordan Martin’s coloring pages inspired by the film. Born in Flames is set in a future where after the “Social Democratic War of Liberation”, a peaceful socialist revolution, a group of women decide to organize & rebel against sexism, racism, and homophobia within the post-revolutionary society.

 

Workshop 2: Teaching to Transgression Poetry Zine Workshop

Thursday, February 23rd, 6:30pm

Participants will be instructed in a writing workshop implementing exercises inspired by various transgressive feminist teachers. The culminating poems will be compiled into a community zine to decorate and share after the workshop.

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Salon Shop | Abstract Revamp: The Artwork of Sandra Leigh Savage-Morgan

Exhibition Opening: Friday, January 13th 6-9pm

These artworks have been in process for almost a decade. Paintings created and set aside by Sandra Leigh Savage-Morgan in 2008 are being revisited, edited and reclaimed. Read More »

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What Remains

Exhibition Opening: Friday, January 13th 6-9pm

What Remains is comprised of the work of four artists who contend with conditions of identity through unique and varied means. This multimedia exhibition incorporates dialogical performance highlighting resistance to a gendering and racializing gaze formed on Eurocentric constructions of identity politics. Read More »

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Events and workshops in November

Gallery Gachet is pleased to announce our new workshop series in partnership with Enterprising Women Making Arts (EWMA)! On select Mondays from 4-6pm Gallery Gachet artists will lead a diverse array of workshops on different themes and mediums. Keep an eye out each month for new workshops. Read More »

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Still Here

Exhibition runs: November 2nd–13th, 2016
Opening reception: Wednesday, November 2nd, 6–9 pm Read More »

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Events and workshops in October

Gallery Gachet workshops at EWMA
Gallery Gachet is pleased to announce our new workshop series in partnership with Enterprising Women Making Arts (EWMA)! On select Mondays from 4-6pm Gallery Gachet artists will lead a diverse array of workshops on different themes and mediums. Keep an eye out each month for new workshops. Read More »

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