Sunday, January 29

Now Gallery

Micro Show opening 1984
"The New York East Village art movement of the 80s is now considered to be the most influencial of the later half of the 20th century culture and art. The Now Gallery was founded in 1983 by an artist and art curator Jacek Tylicki as his cultural concept. Fashion Moda in Bronx was a hub of the street art (graffiti), but in the early eighties the East Village became the main gallery quarter in the city. Club 57, Fun Gallery and The Now Gallery where those early places crowded with visual artists, art performers and poets introducing the underground art into the mainstream art world. At the height of the East Village 'urban primitive' art scene there were over 120 art galleries, many of which also served as performance spaces. ..."
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