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.

Sep 29 2016 6:30pm - 8pm


B-4 list 11 Photo7x7 Poetry action 丁麗萍 (1)

Sep 6 2016 6:30pm

13 Presidents

Screen Shot 2016-08-25 at 12.01.29

Aug 27 2016 12pm

Artist Brunch Chats: Özgür Demirci

Don't Forget To Send Me A Postcard, 2016, work in progress

Aug 26 - Sep 25 2016

The Visible World is Merely an Isolated Case

(left) Ana Prata, Above and Below, 2016, oil on canvas, 60 x 48 in. (right) Guillaume Bresson, untitled, 2016, oil and acrylic on canvas, 77 x 50 in.

Aug 19 - 21 2016

Border Crossing: Zorica Zafirovska

Zorica Zafirovska, Border Crossing (2016), Video Still

Aug 13 - Sep 3 2016

Beneath Our Feet on and the Surface of Things

Graciela Cassel, Labyrinth, Glass- sand, cardboard, 32 x 26 inches, 2016

Jul 26 2016 5:30pm

A bit of matter and a little bit more

Roland Gebhardt  "Salon" 2012, Hi-res digital prints  16"  x 21.5"

Jul 18 2016 6:30 pm

The City Speaks – Emerging Artists from Beirut and Cairo in Conversation with the Urban Environment

Jul 20 2016 6:30pm

“Animation Trends In Iran After The Revolution” w/ Pouya Afshar

Pouya Afshar and Soroush Rezaee, collaboration between [P]ART Collective and Sooriland, video still from Rostam in Wonderland, Sohrab's Blood. 2012 © Pouya Afshar

Jul 13 - 21 2016

“Some Observations…” Group Exhibition w/ André Cepeda, Miri Chais, Natacha Clitandre and Ingrid Eggen – curated by Lia Zaaloff

Natacha Clitandre, Time Capsules NYC — Glimpses of Urban Heterotopias, 2016, still from interactive project.

Jul 12 2016 6:30 pm

“Sergio and Simone”, film Screening by Virginia de Medeiros

Image: Installation shot Sergio and Simone (2007-2014); Photography: Everton Ballardin

Jun 16 2016 6:00pm

From Kentucky to New York, Project H.E.A.L.

Smoketown youth screen print with Steam Exchange during Smoketown Arts Festival 2015

Jun 14 2016 7:00 pm sharp

“OIKOS,” a performance by Hector Canonge

Courtesy of Alliance Française © Hector Canonge 2015.

Jun 9 - 29 2016

JARO 5: The Passenger feat. Iván Gaete & Graciela Cassel.

May 24 2016 6:30pm

Tuguldur Yondonjamts’ screening “An artificial nest captures a King”

An artificial nest captures a King, 2016, One channel video, 25:17 min

May 18 2016 6:30pm

Lenka Đorojević & Matej Stupica’s “Pieces”

Cubicles, pen on paper, 2015

May 14 2016 12:00PM

Artist Brunch Chats: Terike Haapoja


Apr 20 2016 6:30 pm

“Where the land ends” by Paolo Mele

Extreme Land, Produced by Ramdom, Edited by Luca Coclite, 21’09’’, still from video

Apr 12 2016 6:30pm

Christiaan Bastiaans and Beautiful Distress

Christiaan Bastiaans, Still from the "Your Attitude has Changed" series, 2015

Apr 9 - 30 2016


Kanako Hayashi, Practice for water dance, 2016. Still image from video, courtesy of the artist

Mar 29 2016 6:30pm

Knock, knock./Who’s there?/Adore./Adore who?/ Adore is between us. Open up


Mar 28 2016 6:30pm

“Suitcase Under The Bed” Ephemera Gathering Workshop with Ajamu


Mar 23 2016 6:30PM

Curating Queer Black Legacies: Ajamu and Sur Rodney (Sur) in conversation

Mar 8 2016 6:30pm

“Annulment of the End of Things” – A Reading

Aleksandra Chaushova, Annulment of the end of things, costume, 2015, digital print and
pencil drawing, 47x60cm

Mar 2 2016 6:30 pm

Tuo Wang Screening and Conversation with Herb Tam

Tuo Wang, Questions for America, 2014, single-channel HD video 

Feb 28 2016 12:00

Artist Brunch Chats: Elizabeth Zvonar

Elizabeth Zvonar, The New Feminism, 2016

Feb 18 2016 10:00

Breakfast Club


Nov 18 2015 6:30

FLUID PHOSPHORESCENCE, curated by Mette Kjærgaard Præst


Nov 10 2015 4:00 - 6:00pm

“a Journey through confusion, tragedies and search for love-ing,” by Marie Edinger Plum


Nov 7 - 27 2015

Socially Acceptable

Anna Fabricius, The Possible Plays with Thought, 2015. Still image from video, courtesy of the Artist.

Nov 6 - 22 2015

Pairing Down

Søren Aagaard, Tabletop Dolly (still), 2014

Oct 28 2015 6:30

Lecture Performance by Micha Das Bach