Congress of Collectives

Members representing collectives from the US, Europe and the Middle East will gather in NYC to examine collectivity and realize new projects for three weeks in October. Join us.

Yana Dimitrova and Angela Washko: Cheap Paradise of Familiar Tasks and Places

Opening reception: August 19th, 6:30 pm on
Exhibition dates: August 20 & 21, noon – 5 pm

Yana Dimitrova and Angela Washko portray the mundane patterns of everyday experience and consider models of living that exist outside of our “to-buy-is-to-gratify” mentality.

Why Participate?: An Exhibition & Participatory Opening Reception

Opening reception: August 5th, 6 pm on
Exhibition Dates: August 6 – 7 & August 10 – 11, noon – 4 pm

The artists included in Why Participate? are constructive critics of collaboration, participation, and the proliferation of art in spaces outside of traditional museums and galleries.

The Orb

Peter Edwards: Specter Flux

Opening reception: Thursday, June 30, 6 – 8 pm
Dates: July 1 – 3, noon – 6 pm

Clap, snap, speak, or shout, and Peter Edwards’ Specter Flux becomes a collaborative work that transforms sounds into light and its viewers into performers in an engulfing multi-sensory display.

Bifrost & Flux Factory

Opening reception: Thursday June 16 at 1 pm.
Flux Factory teams up with Bifrost to create installations in two different countries! Please join us for the opening reception of the installation in Flux Factory’s courtyard, made by Kenneth Rasmussen from Bifrost. Simultaneously–with a six hour time difference–Bifrost will be hosting their reception to celebrate the Flux Factory installation in their venue in Denmark.

Wieteke Heldens: Paintings, Painthings and Paintthings

Opening reception: Saturday, June 11, 6 – 9 pm
Dates: June 11 & 12, June 18 & 19, and by appointment
Hours: noon – 6 pm
Flux Factory is pleased to announce an exhibition by Dutch artist-in-residence Wieteke Heldens. She will show drawings, installations, and paintings made at Flux during her six-month residency.

Sea Worthy

Summer 2011
Sea Worthy: Exhibition, Workshops & Excursions
Presented by EFA Project Space, Flux Factory and The Gowanus Studio Space

Excursions brought to you by Flux Factory
Marina 59, Far Rockaway
Through September 2011

The Typhoon Continues and So Do You

Opening reception: April 1, from 6 pm on
Exhibition dates: Saturday, April 2 through Sunday, May 1
Hours: open weekends, 12 – 6 pm or by appointment (closed Easter Sunday)
Location: Flux Factory, 39-31 29th Street, Long Island City, Queens
Flux Factory is pleased to announce The Typhoon Continues and So Do You, an exhibition of new works through […]

Anna Lundh: On the Dot

Saturday, March 26th
3 pm – Exhibition opens
4 pm on the dot – Performative presentation and screening, to be followed by a cocktail hour
An experiment has been conducted. In Manhattan, in Stockholm, and now at Flux Factory. On the Dot investigates both group and singular relationships to time: how individuals position themselves in relationship to […]

Flux at Super G

March 15 – 22
Artist talk: Friday, March 18 at 5 pm

Flux Factory has been granted a group “experiential residency” at the flea market within Super G, in Greensboro, North Carolina! The Super G Mart is an enormous international supermarket and public flea market, where artists-in-residence are given a stall to transform […]

Democratic Working Title for Now

March 4-6, 2011
Open hours: Friday-Sunday, 12-7 pm
Flux Factory is proud to present Democratic Working Title for Now, an exhibition of new works by Flux artists-in-residence in conjunction with Long Island City’s Armory Arts Day. Self-curated by the Flux collective, participants create their own “studios” in which to exhibit their work. […]

The Perfumed Handkerchief

February 13 – 27
Brunch and Opening:
Sunday, February 13, 1 – 3pm
Closing Party, Book Release, and Performances:
February 26, 7 – 12am
Open Hours: Saturdays and Sundays, 12 – 6pm, and by appointment
The Perfumed Handkerchief is themed on grotesque beauty, featuring over the top, overly ornate artwork. Laden with traditional beauty icons that verge on the extreme, […]

BrokeTop Mountain Real Estate

Chelsea Piers, Pier #59
February 5-7, 2011
Saturday &
Sunday, 10 – 4pm; Monday, 12 – 6pm

Flux Factory is proud to present BrokeTop Mountain Developments as part of Greenpeace’s Coal Free Future Tour, a ship tour raising awareness on the impacts of burning coal and mining.