PÒTOPRENS: The Urban Artists of Port-au-Prince brings together the work of over 20 artists working in the Haitian capital. The exhibition is a compelling portrait of a historically significant and intensely complex city in flux.
Food and drinks by Marlow & Sons and Pioneer Works Bar.
Join us in the Science Studios and Garden to learn about local marine life by observing mollusks with MICRO museum and plankton with BioBus.
Award-winning 8 Ball Radio is taking over our Media Lab where you can join them to watch live recordings of DJ sets. At 7pm, 8 Ball will livestream a Vincent Moon, HAT, & Fanmi Asòtò concert in the North Hall at www.8ballradio.nyc
Visit resident Brandon Ares in the music studio.
Come chat with our new tech residents Mani Nilchiani, Billy Rennekamp, Toni Dove, American Artist, and Salome Asega about their current works-in-progress.
Join the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York in the garden for an interactive look into the sky. *Weather permitting*
Second Sundays Commission: GFP4LTR is a work-in-progress by current resident Jen Liu. This multimedia work uses VR, cell biology, and text written by Chinese feminist Qiu Jin to explore love and romance for Chinese factory workers, particularly as a means of economic upward mobility. Second Sundays Commissions are made possible by Facebook A-I-R from October – February 2019.
Learn the basics of circuit building to power your own unique, light-up greeting card.
Get dirty in the Garden with urban ecologist Marisa Prefer as we inoculate fallen logs with fungus plugs that will grow into mycelial networks and fruiting bodies in years to come.
Vincent Moon, HAT, and Fanmi Asòtò present a three hour evening of live drumming, video remixes, and live cinema that is the culmination of a week-long residency at Pioneer Works. During their residency, they will be mixing, editing, and remixing recordings and footage from a previously filmed private ritual facilitated by Fanmi Asòtò in Canarsie. The musical performance is presented in three acts: a live cinema performance by Vincent Moon, a live video remix performance by HAT, and a live Vodou performance by Fanmi Asòtò.