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FIRST THURSDAY GALLERY WALK IN DUMBO, BROOKLYN

THURSDAY, JANUARY 7TH: 5:30 P.M. – 8:30P.M.



On January 7th, the waterfront neighborhood of DUMBO will welcome art lovers and fun seekers to First Thursday, a monthly gallery
walk where gallery spaces celebrate the vivacious New York art scene that has become one of the hallmarks of this Brooklyn
neighborhood.  Receptions and exhibitions at local galleries and by artists visiting from Germany & Indonesia comprise this month’s
First Thursday on Thursday, January 7th from 5:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.



Two Trees Management, in collaboration with participating galleries, is proud to host this festive evening, giving visitors and residents the chance to
immerse themselves in DUMBO’s cultural offerings. Most receptions and openings include free drinks to add to the festivities and local bars offer
drink specials afterward as well.



Highlights of this month’s gallery walk include: 1) Holes, Cracks, Paper, Earth by visiting artists Katia Engel and Faozan Rizal in their first U.S. solo
exhibition; a stunning exhibit of sculpture & photography by this talented German-Indonesian team based on their installations in nature that
symbolize transformation and transience (111 Front St.) and 2) Power and Presence: Theo Westenberger’s Portraits of Extraordinary Women,
Curated by Molly Surno (of the popular Cinema 16 series) at A.I.R. Gallery Participating galleries may vary each month.   


  EVENT:                     FIRST THURSDAY, GALLERY WALK in DUMBO



  DATE:                       January 7, 2009



  TIME:                        5:30 PM- 8:30 PM (with drink specials at local bars ‘til late)



  COST:                        FREE



LOCATION:             111 Front Street, 37 Main St., 10 Jay Street, 68 Jay Street, 145 Plymouth Street and various stops along these
blocks




CONTACT:               Email culture411@twotrees-dumbo.com, visit www.twotreesny.com or visit ‘DumboCulture411’ on Facebook and
Twitter for more info.