Rob Carter is our new in-house framer
Tuesday, April 15, 2014Our next exhibition - "A Great Piece of Turf" by Kim Beck - includes lots and lots of work on paper. Today Rob basically set up a mini framers work station and framed over two dozen drawings!
First you assemble the frame bars..
and then you attach the work to a backing,
place the backing in the frame and seal it off.
just like that!
TAGS: arthandling / carter / frame / framing / rob / robcarter
Two SUPER exciting announcements
Wednesday, March 19, 2014Mixed Greens is absolutely THRILLed to let you know some exciting news!
First, Donna Dennis has won the Award of Merit Medal for Sculpture from the American Academy of Arts and Letters. The winners were chosen from the artists who had been invited to participate in the Invitational Exhibition of Visual Arts. Huge, huge, huge congrats to Donna for being so awesome! The Invitational Exhibition (blogged here) will be up until April 12, 2014. You can read their press release here.
The second news is that Rob Carter is an AMERICAN!!! He swore in today and he is officially a yankee. Look at him all dapper with a certificate in his hands, and a new Howard Fonda painting in the back.
He plans to continue looking dapper all day as he installs our upcoming Howard Fonda solo show. Make sure you come to our opening this Thursday and check the show out!
TAGS: courtney / donnadennis / mark / markmulroney / mulroney / rob / robcarter / volta
Rob Packing Away
Friday, October 25, 2013
above: rear shot of Rob Carter packing away Kimberly Hart's Cord Wood.
below: Rob Carter exhilarated because he loves his job
special guest: Conor Backman's steel sculpture Petrified x Blank Page chilling on the island
TAGS: carter / rob / robcarter
Deinstalling Sonya Blesofsky's Renovation
Monday, October 07, 2013Everything inevitably comes to an end, Sonya's most recent show Renovations being no exception. Rob is currently patching away the walls and columns while Sonya is taking down the paper sculptures.
If you haven't seen the show (shame on you), make sure to read the fantastic review of the show written by Darren Jones. You can read the article here.
Meanwhile, we have received Conor Backman's new work today morning! Stay tuned for more photos of our staff and the artist installing tomorrow!
TAGS: blesofsky / deinstall / renovation / rob
Over the Weekend + a Very Special Rob Carter Award
Monday, September 30, 2013Several highlights from this past weekend's Dumbo Arts Festival >>>
Chelsea Knight's studio:
A fantastic public project in the street:
Saya Woolfalk in her studio:
One of our favorite video + performance artists, Shana Moulton at Smack Mellon:
And finally, we would like to honor Matthew Deleget at Minus Space with the highly cherished Rob Carter Award for exceptional storage organization:
TAGS: arts / award / carter / dumbo / festival / mellon / moulton / rob / shana / smack
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