Guest Curator Series

Directly engage the artists as they reveal their creative process.

Curated by current or former Artists In Residence this series brings the kind of diversity of thought, research, interest, and aesthetics we look forward to and celebrate. Preview works-in-progress and give your impressions in a moderated post-performance discussion.

BAX/BROOKLYN ARTS EXCHANGE PRESENTS A HELIX QUEER PERFORMANCE NETWORK EVENT:

SUBMERGE 2016: will you?
Curated by Naimonu James

Sunday | November 6 @ 6pm
Friday | November 11 @ 8pm
Saturday | November 12 @ 8pm
Sunday | November 13 | 3-5pm Library, 6pm Show

Featuring performances by Taja Lindley, marikiscrycry/Malik Nashad Sharpe, Mette LouLou von Kohl, Coda Wei, Mieke D, Katherine Marie and Salome Asega, a reading of “Permitted” by Kirya Traber, a pop-up installation and performance by the Free Black Women’s Library, and Femmepremacy — a party crafted by Shayna Janelle.

Stage Managed by Angelica Rivera

Upstart Festival
Curated by Jillian Peña & Fernando Maneca

Friday | February 10, 2017 @ 8pm
Saturday | February 11, 2017 @ 8pm

The Upstart Festival ushers in fresh talent with an intriguing festival of performances and roundtable discussions.

AIR Ni’Ja Whitson Curation

Friday | February 17, 2017 @ 8pm
Saturday | February 18, 2017 @ 8pm

Part of the curated series at BAX, this event brings the kind of diversity of thought, research, interest, and aesthetics we look forward to and celebrate by current or former Artists in Residence.

TALL Showcase

Saturday | February 25, 2017 @ 6pm

The TALL Showcase is an interdisciplinary showcase catered towards a spectrum of youth artists to artists who are in the early stages of their career. This is a unique opportunity for performers and visual artists to share works-in-progress, participate in an artist talkback, and network with fellow artists. This is a self-production by BAX’s Teen Artists, Learners and Leaders (TALL) Council, with the support of BAX | Brooklyn Arts Exchange.

AIR Marissa Perel Curation

Friday | March 3, 2017 @ 8pm
Saturday | March 4, 2017 @ 8pm

Part of the curated series at BAX, this event brings the kind of diversity of thought, research, interest, and aesthetics we look forward to and celebrate by current or former Artists in Residence.

Dancing While Black Fellowship Showcase

Friday | March 31, 2017 @ 8pm
Saturday | April 1, 2017 @ 8pm

Part of the curated series at BAX, this event brings the kind of diversity of thought, research, interest, and aesthetics we look forward to and celebrate by current or former Artists in Residence.