jam packed

Arts

Gallery shows and BQE murals, to residencies to recitals, sculptures, theater + more.

Art Scene Highlights

A non-exhaustive list of the best cultural experiences Dumbo has to offer.

Named by artists who moved here in the 1970s, Dumbo today is full of public art, galleries, performance spaces - and world class arts organizations that support and create some of the most significant works New York City has to offer. In this neighborhood, art aficionados and amateurs alike can immerse themselves in the Brooklyn arts scene.

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Incredible international theater at St. Ann's Warehouse

Pictured here, Taylor Mac's 2016 24 hour History of American Music


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Photoville's annual takover of Brooklyn Bridge Park

Two weekends, dozens of events, hundreds of photographers exhibited.


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Monthly video art projections on the Manhattan Bridge

Lightyear is presented every First Thursday at dusk, featuring new video art each month.


Gallery Walk
First Thursday Gallery Walks

Pop in and out of a dozen galleries - including this one, Minus Space, at 16 Main.


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The Artist Interactive at Live at the Archway

A (seasonal) weekly pop-up gallery + community art project featuring Dumbo-based artists, during our Thursday night performance series, Live at the Archway.


Open Studios
Dumbo Open Studios - an annual spring highlight

125+ artist studios open their doors for one epic art weekend.

Top Performance Venues

Enjoy the show, Dumbo style.

Dumbo artists are making some pretty epic things

Only in Dumbo

Cultural experiences down under the manhattan bridge overpass.