Saturday, June 17, 2017

June 17th Transitional Day from One Project to the Next. Open 1-5 for Pickups with Pizza at 4pm

The gallery will be open today from 1-5 as we transition from the wonderful and very successful show "Taconic North" to our next project, "Come Together" a durational one-month community collaborative painting studio and local activist center. More details will follow about Come Together which will launch next Saturday with regular hours, 11-5 and by appointment via  Today all are welcome to learn more about "Come Together" and begin to participate, to pick-up art (and checks if I owe you one) or to buy any of the remaining works from Taconic North as we de-install.

Pizza delivery at 4pm!

Friday, June 9, 2017

Final Weekend Events for Taconic North at LABspace on Performance by "Tofu" on June 10th from 6-7pm and Closing Reception on June 11th from 5-7pm

Taconic North, the large group show of small works by 117 area artists is coming to a close at LABspace this weekend. To celebrate we have scheduled two events. Tofu, comprised of Katia Santibanez (whose work is featured in Taconic North) along with her husband, the artist James Siena. The duo performs charming songs of yesteryear as well as some of their original pieces, in English, French and Spanish. They will be joined by a short acoustic set by Black Lake (Susan Jennings and Slink Moss.) The performance will be from 6-7 this Saturday, June 10th and is free of charge.

Santibanez' work is represented in NYC by Morgan Lehman. Siena's work is represented by Pace Gallery.

Then on Sunday, June 11th from 5-7 there will be a closing reception for the exhibition to which all are invited. Homemade strawberry shortcake will be served at this event (until it runs out.) All are welcome. Please note that the gallery will not be open on Sunday other than for this reception unless by appointment.
Katia Santibanez, SYMPHONY IX, 2014, photo collage on board, 4x3 inches

Katia Santibanez and James Siena

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Offsite Reception at Guy Walker's Tool Shed Installation in North Hillsdale, Sunday May 28 11-1pm

All are welcome to attend a brunch reception at Guy Walker's Tool Shed Installation in North Hillsdale TODAY Sunday May 28th from 11-1 at 715 Hunt Road in North Hillsdale off of Rt 22. Please no dogs and please part on the road, not the driveway.

The gallery will be open from 10:30 -2 today.

646.567.9681 or for questions.

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Taconic North: A Very Large Show Of Very Small Works By Area Artists Curated By Susan Jennings and Julie Torres April 15th-June 11th

    Christina Tenaglia, Untitled (703), 2016, wood, paint, ink, nails, screws, 12 1/8 x 4 x 15 ¼"

Diane Dwyer “Have a Doris Day” oil on canvas, 2017, 12″ x12″

       Linda Stillman, “Shakespeare Garden”, 2015, lower stains on paper, 11 x 8 1/2″   

Taconic North, an invitational exhibition of small works from regional artists, curated by Susan Jennings and Julie Torres opens the 2017-2018 season at LABspace on Saturday April 15th and runs through Sunday June 11th. This very large show of very small works is being organized in the same spirit of LABspace, a nexus of creative community and expression. The curators have connected around their shared love of tiny artworks, and packed shows of local artists that help to expand and strengthen connections. “Taconic North” is celebration of area artists and creative community.
The show opens with a reception for the artists on Saturday, April 15 from 5-7:30. There will be several events during the show including music performances, readings talks, brainstorming and creative sessions, cocktail gatherings. Please look for announcements of these events.
LABspace was founded and is directed by the artist Susan Jennings. The gallery is dedicated to experiments in curation, exhibiting category-busting and/or materially surprising contemporary art, and hosting performance art, screenings, readings and music that push the boundaries of categorization, participation and/or experience.
LABspace is located at 2642 NY Rt 23 in Hillsdale, NY just west of NY Rt 22 in Hillsdale, NY. Gallery Hours are Saturdays 11-5, some Sundays (check our Facebook page and/or website) and by appointment via
Peter Acheson, Yura Adams, Julia Whitney Barnes, Maureen Beitler, Dawn Breeze, Karlos Carcamo, Nurya Chana, Nicole Cherubini, Leona Christie, Marieken Cochius, Matt Crane, Douglas Culhane, Carl D’Alvia, Lisa Corinne Davis, Carol Diehl, Peter Dudek, Daniella Dooling, Diane Dwyer, Susan English, Julie Evans, Sarah Falkner, Stuart Farmery, Lacey Fekishazy, Tara Fracalossi, Chris Freeman, Matt Frieburghaus, Lorrie Fredette, Alison Fox, Jeffrey Gibson, Danny Goodwin, Elliott Green, Amy Griffin, Joan Grubin, Jared Handelsman, Sean Hemmerle, Thomas Huber, Gabriel Hurier, Will Hutnick, Kylie Heidenheimer, Brece Honeycutt, Erick Johnson, Laura Kaufman, Lisa Kirk, Henry Klimowicz, Phil Knoll, Thomas Lail, Paula Lalala, Madison LaVallee, Ellen Letcher, Life After Life (Karthik Pandian and Paige K. Johnston,) Meg Lipke, Cotter Luppi, Joel Longenecker, Maggie Mailer, Jason Wolfman Martin, Susan Meyer, Ieva Medodia, Jason Middlebrook, Laura Moriarty, Portia Munson, Sue Muskat, Tom Nicol, Petra Nimtz, Kathy Osborn, Ruby Palmer, Jon Piasecki, Elisa Pritzker, Patrick Purcell, Corinna Ripps, Michael Rodriguez, Mandolyn Wilson Rosen, Alexander Ross, Peter Rudolph, Mark Safan, Jackie Saccoccio, Katia Santibanez, Sam Scoggins, Susan Scott, Michelle Segre, Nancy Shaver, Claire Sherwood, Polly Shindler, Dee Shapiro, Julie Shapiro, Zachary Skinner, Gregory Slick, Cary Smith, Monika Sosnowski, George Spencer, Michael St. John, Jeff Starr, Linda Stillman, Amy Talluto, Susie Tarnowicz, Christina Tenaglia, Claudia Tienan, Michael Tong, Katharine Umsted, Oliver Wasow, Guy Walker, Eleanor White, Sandy Winters, Ann Wolf, Eric Wolf, Geoffrey Young, Deborah Zlotsky