Next ArtBloc exhibition opening party July 10th - 6pm !
Bloc Party this Thursday May 9th !
come share some libations and see the first Jersey City installation at ArtBloc this Thursday May 9th - kickoff 6pm !
Our Curator Brendan's page: http://brendanscottcarroll.wordpress.com/2013/04/10/release-charlotte-becket-and-roger-sayre
ArtBloc Opening Party - May 9 2013
Hi All !
Keep May 9th free to come celebrate the long-awaited first event at the new location of ArtBloc, in gorgeous downtown Jersey City !
Here's the location -... Read more
T.H.A.N.K. U A.L.L
Bloody briliant ! We've roared past our funding goal....thanks to all you Crazy BlocHeads...all 195 of you !
....and now we can't help but be silly and greedy and... Read more
THANK Y'ALL !! $2K RAISED IN 24 HOURS !
We just added a bunch of new recruits to the BlocHead Army in the last 24 hours in a humbling and bloody marvellous show of support ....and I... Read more
Last Chance to back the ArtBloc - and be a True BlocHead!
BlocHeads ! Just a quick video to show you the Big Steel Beast as it's coming along..
Obviously there's still lots to do, but you can see we have 'em... Read more
4 Days to go (gulp), a quick update and some fotos...
Dear loyal and generous BlocHeads,
Well we are getting down to the wire now - 4 days to go and a bit over $3,500 to raise - all a bit... Read more
Flux Factory using ArtBloc for MarinArt !
Friends, Backers, Countrymen, Lend me your ears! The great arts organization Flux Factory are already using ArtBloc to exhibit artwork from the Rockaway community. The containers aren't even finished but... Read more
NY Times: new Boatel & Boat-In Theater in the same Marina as ArtBloc !
Check out this NY Times Article July 11 about the Boggsville Boatel and Boat-In Theater, which the NYT called "New York City’s newest and perhaps loopiest tourist outpost" ....in... Read more
Truckin' the ArtBloc (Container #1)....
Yet another gripping video - this time it's trucking the first container from TRS Containers in NJ, to Marina 59 in Far Rockaway Queens.
We have to say we were... Read more
Article on ArtBloc in INHABITAT NYC architecture website!
Great article on ArtBloc in INHABITAT NYC architecture website July 1st !
Go FB 'like' it and tweet it and all that stuff !
Cheers and thanks again for... Read more
The ArtBloc windows are in ...!
Hey All - things are coming along nicely ....here's a quick video showing the windows/doors...and how the container opens up.... - so thanks again for your backing and support, it... Read more
Welding the ArtBloc !
Here's a short trailer showing the Upcoming Attraction this summer - "Welding The ArtBloc"
The containers are really looking great and everything's coming together. We appreciate your support... Read more
NY Times Article on Far Rockaway: Taking the A Train to Summer
Great Article in today's New York Times about the arts and surfing scene in Far Rockaway Queens - where we'll be assembling the ArtBloc (at Marina 59) !
Phase 1 of building the ArtBloc - Cutting and Framing !
Transforming the containers into ArtBloc !
Here's a short video showing the first phase of cutting the containers - & sparks fly !
It's fantastic to see the idea take... Read more
Frank at TRS Containers talking about ArtBloc
Here's Frank at TRS Containers talking in front of the containers....sorry there's a bit of grinding noise in the background .... but we wanted to give Frank and the great... Read more