Residency Unlimited

2024 NYC-Based Artist Residency Talk at the Clemente

Thursday, April 18, 2024 | 7:00 – 8:30 PM Location: The Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center, Room 309 107 Suffolk St, New York, NY 10002 (map) Join Guest Curator Hayley Ferber in conversation with Residency Unlimited’s 2024 NYC-Based Artist Residents, Koyoltzintli Miranda, Lin Qiqing, Ruth Jeyaveeran, and Nia Winslow at the Clemente Center. Learn […]

Giant Hogweed: From Eradication to Nourishment, from Struggle to Care with Adam Vackar

Thursday May 9, 2024 | 6:30 – 9:00pm *Doors open at 6:00pm, event begins at 6:30pm Location: 1014 Space for Ideas 1014 5th Avenue, New York, NY, 10028 (map) The symposium, initiated by visual artist and researcher Adam Vackar (2024 RU artist), presents the intricate relationship between humans and the non-native botanical world, spotlighting the […]

RU Talk: Lenka Glisníková in conversation with Meghan Forbes

Monday March 18, 2024 | 6:00pm Location: Residency Unlimited 360 Court Street (main green church doors), Brooklyn NY 11231 (map) In a curated visual tour through her photosculptural works, RU artist Lenka Glisníková will touch on topics of process and labor in relationship to the machine. “I like photography a lot, but I like to torture […]

RU Talk: Studio Serendipities – Nomadic Practice in Central Eastern Europe

Friday March 1, 2024 | 6:00pm Location: Residency Unlimited 360 Court Street (main green church doors), Brooklyn NY 11231 (map) Can a country become an artist’s studio space—where a geographical territory or region serves as a source of inspiration as well as a terrain for production? In her conversation with curator Ksenia Nouril, artist Yael […]

José Manuel Mesías in conversation with Ivy Huang

 Joined in conversation with RU curator-in-residence Ivy Huang at the Cuban Artists Fund studio, Cuban artist José Manuel Mesías (2023 RU alum) discusses his engagement with birds, multilayered realities of Cuba, and collection of fragments in his practices. From everyday objects to historical relics, Mesías contemplates on the timely and the untimely objects and […]

Art and Conflict—The Impact of Theater in Lebanon

Monday December 4, 2023 | 6:00pm Location: Residency Unlimited 360 Court Street (main green church doors), Brooklyn NY 11231 (map) In his recent book Art and Conflict: The Impact of Theater in Lebanon (Geneva: Editions Slatkine, 2022), Michel Abou Khalil offers unique insight in the role of theater as a bringer of peace in a […]

RU Talk: Shaping an Art Odyssey—from Concept to Continent

Thursday November 30, 2023 | 6:30 – 8:00pm Location: Residency Unlimited 360 Court Street (main green church doors), Brooklyn NY 11231 (map) Join Michelle Levy in conversation with RU Executive Director Nathalie Anglès and curator Bartek Remisko for an evening that uses the PAULINA project as a case study to explore how independent artists can […]

Living with toxicity: A show and tell with Jelena Micić and Heather Davis

Wednesday November 22, 2023 | 6:00pm Location: Residency Unlimited 360 Court Street (main green church doors), Brooklyn NY 11231 (map) The worlds of art, representation, and imagination now rest on plastic and oil as their basic substrate… [Plastic] is the voice or the agency of those long-dead plants and animals returned to be a lively […]

Meet Over Lunch: Aikas Žado Laboratory (Žeimiai Manor House) | A presentation by Eglė Ambrasaitė

Wednesday November 8, 2023 | 1:00 – 2:00pm Location: Residency Unlimited 360 Court Street (main green church doors), Brooklyn NY 11231 (map) The Lithuanian curator Eglė Ambrasaitė will introduce Aikas Žado Laboratory’s art center’s curatorial platform, located in the Žeimiai Manor House, Lithuania. Programs developed within the framework of this dynamic platform include “Residency o-yo”, […]