Curtis Cates, Rubens and His First Wife, mixed media collage on paper
ABC No Rio
156 Rivington Street, between Clinton & Suffolk, 212-254-3697
East Village / Lower East Side
December 14 - December 14, 2012
Reception: Friday, December 14, 8 - 10 PM
Curtis Cates and Emily Burnell Petrou present a collection of 60 newly imagined pages from ‘Masterpieces: A Fact-Filled Coloring Book.’ Professional artists of various disciplines, as well as creative nonprofessionals, were recruited to reinterpret the book’s 60 pages, each depicting a famous work of art. The project got started in hallway benefactor style after Cates found the discarded book in his apartment building on the Lower East Side of New York City and got to wondering how a bunch of creative grown-ups would color inside and outside the lines.
Including: Donny Cates, Kaitlin Martin, Emily Burnell Petrou, Lloyd Maines, Guenveur Burnell, Jill Seale, Eric Norris, David C. Barnett, Terri Hendrix, John Woods, Steve Waugh, Connie Champagne, Doug Wakefield, Rich Brown, Claudia Alvarez, Elsa Hiltner, Ericka Wellman James, Brent Riley, Rick Hall, Maddy Walker, Terry Rosenberg, Colleen Fogarty, Andie Beahn, Gyda Gash, Katina Petrou, Terry Allen, Terri Marlowe, Elizabeth Lefmann Blair , Bob Groke, Tommy Glazner, Peter Ketchum, Debora Parks, Kick Cates, Curtis Cates, Richard Baker, Addie Cheges, Sally Randall Brunger, Joe Culley, Susan Quinn-Waugh, Rick Rodine, Thomas Eller, Nicole Bufanio, Joy Brown, Dianna Hedren, Kelly Lamb, Mikel Campbell, Chris Cates, Samoa, George Pickow, Kurt Walters, Siobhan Meow, Elke Claus, Jennifer Carpenter, Mark Miller & Jansky Michaelson, William Wickline, Kelli Smith, Claudia Alvarez, Rosemary Fogarty, Dawn Behzadi, Kembra Pfahler, David Bjerklie, Richard Kern.
ONE NIGHT ONLY!!!