Residency Unlimited


Each month RU programs talks, exhibitions and events involving the RU artists and curators in residency, their practice and projects. These public programs are free and are organized at the RU event space or in other venues throughout New York made possible through RU’s partnerships.

Jun 23 2017 6pm

RU Talk: Paulo Nazareth, On the Possibility of Dwelling in New York

Paulo Nazareth, C’que vous pensez?, from the project Cadernos de Africa

Jun 19 2017 6.30pm

RU Talk: Charlie Gross, Artist in Residence at Kings County

Nathaniel, Kings County, 2017 by Charlie Gross

Jun 17 2017 12pm

Ace Hotel Artist Brunch Chats: Georg Petermichl

Gerüst/Scaffolding, Slide #17, 2016, diapositive

Jun 4 2017 8pm

RU Exhibition: King of the Storm by Matyáš Chochola

Matyáš during Lazy Dick Peacock performance, 2016 foto: Alžběta Jungrová

May 25 2017 7pm

RU Exhibition: Performances by Dardan Zhegrova/Lola Sylaj and Mark Požlep

Dardan Zhegrova / Lola Sylaj: Rosehip. 2017, Video Still

May 24 2017 6.30pm

RU Talk: Sookoon Ang in conversation with Kyle Dancewicz

4PM Diptych video installation; LCD Screens; 2016

May 20 2017 5pm

RU Exhibition: REMOTE by João Marçal

Flatbush Caton Market

May 19 2017 6.30pm

RU Talk: Yornel Martinez and Reynier Leyva Novo in conversation w/ Joaquin Badajoz and Mailyn Machado

May 9 2017 6pm

RU Exhibition: Just Cause: Maria Agureeva, Benjamin Brett and Juan Sánchez

Maria Agureeva: From the series IN THE Folds OF YOUR BODY. Untitled. 2017. 24"x 9"x 3"

Apr 18 2017 6.30pm

RU Screening: Maiko Jinushi – A Distant Duet

Still image from Maiko Jinushi's film A Distant Duet

Apr 12 2017 6.30pm

Dissident Politics: A Workshop on Latinx HIV/AIDS Histories with Eugenio Echeverría

ACT UP Latino Caucus Poster 1996/1997

Apr 1 2017 12pm

Artist Brunch Chats: Owen Armour

untitled iteration #4 - body as a lake: Concrete, tule, water, vaseline. 566 x 380 x 11cm. Brooklyn, NY, 2016

Mar 21 2017 6.30pm

Conversation: Alejandro Campins and José Yaque with Mary Kate O’Hare and Rafael DiazCasas

Alejandro Campins, Spell, oil on canvas, 2017

Mar 27 2017 6:30pm

RE-SITED: “What is the Site of Art?”

Natasha Johns-Messenger. Left: Echo, 2016. Right: Herethere, 2016. Installation sites: Sightlines, Heide Museum of Modern Art, Melbourne Australia © Natasha Johns-Messenger, 2016 Photo credit: Christian Capurro.

Mar 28 2017 6:30pm

Three Perspectives on Art from Central and South-Eastern Europe

Dimitar Shopov's Studio in Plovdiv, Bulgaria

Feb 17 2017 6:30pm

Amber Moyles in discussion w/ Gabriela Albergaria and Diogo Pimentao

Diogo Pimentão - Rounding, 2012 (detail) paper and graphite 300x240cm. Until Then Gallery, Paris

Feb 10 2017 9am - 4:30pm

Embedded, Embedding: Artist Residencies, Urban Placemaking and Social Practice

Jane Philbrick, The Expanded Field: "Swings,” Mass MoCA Rt 2 underpass, 2011 (Photo: Tony Cenicola)

Feb 8 2017 6:30pm

Antipodes by Brandstifter

Jan 25 - Feb 18 2017


Liliya Lifanova, Bull Whip Drawing 2, (3 sessions), detail (2008), paper and safety pins © Liliya Lifanova

Dec 16 - Feb 15 2017

Mapping the Memory

Image credit: Jorge Rodriguez Mazzini

Nov 18 - 20 2016

Hesitations 2: Nina Simonovic / Devin Gray trio

5-11.52, Perforated paper, 60 x 60 in

Nov 15 2016 6:30pm

Peter Puklus and Thibault Brunet

Thibault Brunet : Territoires Circonscrits / Untitled16 / 2016 (Courtesy Galerie Heinzer Reszler)

Nov 9 2016 6:30pm

Artist Talk: Leasho Johnson

Leasho Johnson, Back-fi-a-bend, yeast past and paper on wall, New Kingston Jamaica, 2015

Nov 4 - 20 2016


Jonas Weber Herrera, Untitled (Manifest), 2016, Inkjet prints, 23.6 x 15.75 inches each. Courtesy of the artist.

Oct 27 - Nov 27 2016

Interpreting Brooklyn

Sean Wang, In Order To Be Seen, 2016

Oct 22 2016 12pm

Artist Brunch Chats: Bruno Baptistelli

Aquitáfoda II

Oct 8 2016 1pm


Retroception - modeled by Julia Hernandez, Photographed by Agata Ferrando

Oct 4 2016 6:30pm

RU / New Rochelle BID residency

Sep 26 2016 6:30pm

“Drop off”, screening by Mami Kosemura in conversation with Diana Lee

Drop Off / Video Installation / 2015 / 11.50min. (endless repeat), black & white, silent

Sep 23 - 25 2016

Charting Absurd: Nina Komel


Sep 21 2016 6:30pm

RU Talk: “Exploration in Form” by Antoine Turillon

Exploration in Form - research

Sep 1 - 30 2016

New Rochelle BID / RU collaboration

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