shelleyhimmelstein

Kentler International Drawing Center
Benefit Exhibition 2020

Benefit: October 16, 17, 18
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Fleeting Moments Grid, watercolor, 2012
Fleeting Moments Grid, , watercolor, 8 x 8", 2012

353 Van Brunt Street, Red Hook, Brooklyn | 718-875-2098

    488 MORGAN OPEN STUDIOS
    (a part of GOS 2019)

    Jun 8 and 9, 2019 - 12p-6pm
    488 Morgan Ave, 3rd floor (use Richardson Street entrance)

    488 Morgan

      Kentler International Drawing Center
      Benefit Exhibition 2019

      Benefit: Saturday, May 18, 6pm
      Artist Reception May 4, 6-8pm

      Nugola Fattoria, watercolor, 2015
      Nugola Fattoria, watercolor

      May 4 thru 18 2019, Hours: Thurs. thru Sun. 12-5
      353 Van Brunt Street, Red Hook, Brooklyn | 718-875-2098

        CHESS|ADJUSTABLE OBJECTS, 15th Annual

        12/8/18-1/26/19
        Wednes-Sat 12-6pm and by appt.
        Medialia Gallery
        335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY
        phone 212-971-0953

        Black Pawn, Oil Pastel, 1981
        Black Pawn/Black Sun, oil pastel, 12" x 9", 1981

          SHELLEY HIMMELSTEIN
          Soccerscapes: FIFA World Cup Series

          June 8 thru July 29, 2018

          FIGUREWORKS GALLERY
          Sat/Sun 1-6pm & by appt
          168 North 6th Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
          718-486-7021

          WC 2014 21
          WC2014 Match 21, watercolor, 12in x 16in

          Special Event and Artist Reception, July 15, 9a-12p

            488 MORGAN OPEN STUDIOS
            a part of Greenpoint Open Studios (GOS 2018)

            Jun 2 and 3, 2018 - 12p-6pm
            488 Morgan Ave, 3rd floor (use Richardson Street entrance)

            488 Morgan
            488 Morgan 3rd floor

              VISUAL SYNTAX II
              an exhibition of book art curated by Mashiko

              Mar 10 thru Apr 28, 2018 - Opening Sat Mar, 3p-6p
              Medialia Gallery
              335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

              arequipa blues install shot
              Arequipa Blues, watercolor on woven paper and installation shot

                SIDESHOW NATION VI
                The Greatest Show on Earth!!!

                Jan 6 thru Feb 25, 2018
                NEW OPENING DATE Sat Jan 13 6-9pm
                319 Bedford Ave, Bklyn

                Campobasso Inverno
                Campobasso Winter, oil on linen prepared traditionally with rabbitskin glue and oil ground, 12in x 36in

                  CHESS, ADJUSTABLE OBJECTS & OTHER INTIMATE WORKS, 14th Annual

                  12/9/17-1/27/18
                  Wednes-Sat 12-6pm and by appt.
                  Medialia Gallery
                  335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY
                  phone 212-971-0953

                   cork piece chess set
                  detail cork chess pieces

                  Chess Set board: "woven" Khadi paper, 12" x 12"; pieces: cut wine corks, wine-stained tops for one side

                    SIDESHOW NATION V
                    Through the Rabbit Hole 2

                    Jan 7 thru Feb 26, 2017
                    Opening: Sat Jan 7 6-9pm
                    319 Bedford Ave, Bklyn

                    arequipa: melgar 109
                    Arequipa: Melgar 109, watercolor, 12in x 12in

                      CHESS AND TRANSFORMABLE OBJECTS, 13th Annual

                      12/3/16-1/23/17, Opening Sat Dec 3, 3p-6p
                      Wednes-Sat 12-6pm and by appt.
                      Medialia Gallery
                      335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY
                      phone 212-971-0953

                       cork piece chess set  detail cork chess pieces
                      Chess Set board: "woven" Khadi paper, 12" x 12"; pieces: cut wine corks, wine-stained tops for one side

                        MAKING MUSIC

                        Sep 9 thru Oct 30, 2016
                        Opening: Fri Sep 9 6-9pm
                        FIGUREWORKS GALLERY
                        168 North 6th Street, Williamsburg, Brooklyn
                        718-486-7021
                        Gallery Hours: Sat/Sun 1-6pm & by appt

                        obispo gig I
                        Obispo Gig I, watercolor, 12in x 12in

                        Accompanying this exhibition, Figureworks will host a number of live music venues. Please reference www.figureworks.com for performance dates.

                          SIDESHOW NATION IV
                          Through the Rabbit Hole

                          Jan 9 thru March 13, 2016
                          Opening: Sat Jan 9 6-9pm
                          319 Bedford Ave, Bklyn

                          nugola
                          (from Nugola series), watercolor, 8.75in x 8.75in

                            CHESS AND TRANSFORMABLE OBJECTS, 12th Annual

                            12/5/15-1/23/16, Opening Sat 12/5, 3p-6p
                            Medialia Gallery
                            335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                            chess set  chess set
                            Chess Set "woven" paper, board size 16.5" x 16.75"

                              PAPERAZZI IV

                              Jan 16 thru Feb 15, 2015
                              Opening: Fri Jan 16 7-9pm
                              Janet Kurnatowski Gallery - 205 Norman Ave - Brooklyn NY 11222
                              Gallery Hours: Fri & Sat 1-7pm & Sun 1-6pm

                              plaza vieja, habana
                              (Cuba series), watercolor, 12in x 12in

                                SIDESHOW NATION III: CIRCLE THE WAGONS!!!

                                Jan 10 thru March 15, 2015
                                Opening: Sat Jan 10 6-9pm
                                319 Bedford Ave, Bklyn

                                plaza vieja, habana
                                Plaza Vieja (Cuba series), watercolor, 12in x 12in

                                  OCNOS: Luis Cernuda

                                  Miércoles 17 de diciembre, 19:00h | Sala Panorama
                                  Centro Cultural de España en Mexico, Ciudad de Mexico, Mexico
                                  Presentación y discusión de la nueva edición de Pedro Tabernero
                                  ilustrada con las obras de Shelley Himmelstein


                                  Ocnos: Luis Cernuda

                                    CHESS AND TRANSFORMABLE OBJECTS, 11th Annual

                                    12/6/14-1/24/15, Opening Sat 12/16, 3p-6p
                                    Medialia Gallery
                                    335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                    Where Magritte Played... and 2 Tuscan compositions
                                    Where Magritte Played..., 12x12inches
                                    2 Tuscan Comps, 4.25x4.25inches

                                      NOVEMBER EVENTS

                                      FRAMED
                                      Holland Tunnel Gallery
                                      Fri Nov 7th 6-9 pm, Sat Nov 8th 1-6 pm and Sun Nov 9th 1-6 pm.
                                      61 South 3rd Street (between Berry St and Wythe Ave)

                                      EXPRESSIONS IN FIBER
                                      Hayashi, Held, Himmelstein, Kamon, Suzaki, Takaya, Tomobe
                                      Medialia Gallery
                                      Opening Sat 11/8, 3-6pm; 11/5/14-11/29/14
                                      335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                        A VISUAL SYNTAX II: Art in Book Format

                                        May 3 thru May 24, 2014 - Opening Sat May 3, 3p-6p
                                        Medialia Gallery
                                        335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                        studio series - n williamsburg
                                        Studio Series: N Williamsburg, Vols. 1 and 2, watercolor on "woven" paper

                                          SIDESHOW NATION II: AT THE ALAMO

                                          Jan 4 thru March 2, 2014 - EXTENDED THRU MARCH 9
                                          319 Bedford Ave, Bklyn

                                          arcachon spring
                                          Arcachon Spring, watercolor, 12in x 12in

                                            10TH ANNUAL TRANSFORMABLE OBJECTS

                                            12/14/13-1/25/14, Opening Sat 12/14, 3p-6p
                                            Medialia Gallery
                                            335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                            arcachon series side 1
                                            Untitled from "Arcachon series,"
                                            2-sided, woven paper and watercolor

                                              POSTCARDS TO NORTH BROOKLYN 2013

                                              Benefit Party, December 6, 2013, 7p-10p
                                              2 Kingsland Avenue, Bklyn (Graham Stop on L)

                                              A@R

                                                New Watercolors Online
                                                selection from 2012-2013

                                                watercolors in progress, 12x12in and 30x30in
                                                studio shot of fs 12x12in and fs 30x30in

                                                  RECENT BOOK ART AND MEDALLIC SCULPTURE
                                                  (a group show by gallery artists)

                                                  Sep 18 thru Oct 26, 2013 - Opening Sat Apr 21, 3p-6p
                                                  Medialia Gallery
                                                  335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                                  meandering arcachon/la teste meandering arcachon/la teste
                                                  Meanderings, Vol I, watercolor and ink on paper

                                                    A SUMMER OF DRAWINGS AND PRINTS
                                                    (my works are watercolor)

                                                    Aug 7-31, 2013 - Wednes-Sat 12-6pm and by appt.
                                                    Medialia Gallery
                                                    335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY     212-971-0953

                                                    untitled, 200+ series untitled, 200+ series untitled, 200+ series
                                                    From 200+ Wandering Series 2011-2012, watercolor

                                                      CALLIGRAPHY OF AN OLD DOG
                                                      Special Online Exhibit launched Friday June 14 2013

                                                      Photographs by Shelley with the collaboration of Zig in 2008,
                                                      stills prepared in 2009 and this video produced in 2013.
                                                      Special thanks to Michelle Barlak and Chesley Hicks,
                                                      and to Jonathan Crayford for his wonderful music. Click for video.

                                                      Calligraphy of an Old Dog


                                                        A VISUAL SYNTAX BOOK ART

                                                        Apr 10 thru May 25, 2013 - Opening Sat Apr 13, 3p-6p
                                                        Medialia Gallery
                                                        335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                                        nulla dies sine linea
                                                        Nulla Dies Sine Linea Vol I, watercolor and ink on paper

                                                          LES ECHANGES ARTISTIQUES DEL LA TESTE DE BUCH
                                                          New York - Seoul - Paris/organized by ART INTERSECTION
                                                          Issa, Mimsue, Harris, Kirshner, Himmelstein, Phelippeau, Dumestre

                                                          April 5 thru 15, 2013 - Opening Friday April 5, 19h-21h
                                                          La Source Art Galerie, 14, rue Victor Hugo, La Teste de Buch, France

                                                          la source art galerie      Les Echanges Install Shot

                                                            SIDESHOW NATION

                                                            Jan 5 thru March 3, 2013 - Opening Sat Jan 5, 6p-9p
                                                            319 Bedford Ave, Bklyn

                                                            labin oil on linen
                                                            Labin, oil on linen

                                                              Chess-Adjustable Objects

                                                              12/8/12-1/26/13
                                                              Medialia Gallery
                                                              335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                                              Wanderings_set
                                                              "Wanderings", watercolor and folded paper

                                                                POSTCARDS TO NORTH BROOKLYN 2012

                                                                Arts@Renaissance
                                                                Benefit Party, December 7, 2012, 6p-9p
                                                                2 Kingsland Avenue, Bklyn

                                                                Woodpoint
                                                                "Woodpoint," watercolor on woven paper

                                                                Click for info about this benefit and its fabulous postcards still available!

                                                                  ART OBAMA

                                                                  silent auction to support the re-election of Barack Obama
                                                                  Oct 3, 2012 - 7p-9:30p
                                                                  382 Atlantic Ave, Bklyn

                                                                  kodak
                                                                  Kodak, oil on linen

                                                                  Come on out and support the campaign!!!

                                                                    MIC: CHECK (occupy)

                                                                    Sideshow
                                                                    12th Annual Extravaganza
                                                                    Jan 7 thru Feb 26, 2012 - Opening Sat Jan 7, 6p-9p
                                                                    319 Bedford Ave, Bklyn

                                                                    wandering
                                                                    Wandering, watercolor

                                                                      POSTCARDS TO NORTH BROOKLYN

                                                                      Arts@Renaissance
                                                                      Benefit Party, December 2, 2011, 6p-9p
                                                                      2 Kingsland Avenue, Bklyn

                                                                      postcard
                                                                      Untitled, watercolor

                                                                        Chess-Adjustable Objects

                                                                        12/3/11-1/21/12, Opening Reception: Dec 3, 3p-6p
                                                                        Medialia Gallery
                                                                        335 W 38th St, 4th Flr, NY

                                                                        Chess Grid Chess Grid
                                                                        Untitled pair, watercolor and folded paper