Art Shows / Events

Life on Mars | June 7 - July 13

Life on Mars

***Available online: click here*** Life on MarsJune 7 - July 13, 2014Opening Art Reception, Saturday, June 7th at 7:30pm Continuing our annual space theme, this year we are proud to present Life on Mars.  A playful display of art focusing on the red planet.  Featuring artists include Scott Albrecht, APAK, Alexandra Beguez, Andrew Bell, Ramiro Davaro-Comos, Theo Ellsworth, Evah Fan, Michael C. Hsiung, Brendan Monroe, Monica Ramos.   Mars talk, Saturday, June 7th at 6:00pm On opening night, June 7th, we also invited special guests to speak about the current happenings on the planet Mars (expeditions, life on mars, etc). ...

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Garden Party | April 18 - May 18, 2014

  Garden PartyFeaturing artists: Adrienne Arredondo, Hannah Xenakis and Rose WongApril 18 - May 18, 2014 Art now available online for purchase: Grumpy Bert is pleased to announce Garden Party:  a collection of works by freshly graduated artists Rose Wong, Hannah Xenakis and Adrienne Arredondo.  The show is a delightfully tasty celebration of the sweet treats and sunny retreats to come as winter blooms to spring and spring bursts into summer.The collection is an enchanting warm weather adventure in the land of cakes, tea, and outdoor revelry. BIOS:Adrienne Arredondo is a Pratt graduate from Austin, Texas. She studied Illustration and likes weird little...

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A Conversation with Artist Charles Heppner

A Conversation with Artist Charles HeppnerThursday, February 27, 20147:30pm @ Grumpy Bert (82 Bond St. Brooklyn)Free (donations appreciated)Artist Charles Heppner discusses his current art show at Grumpy Bert, Prayer Rugs : Arboreal Photography.  The talk will be led by Nicole Casamento (Culture Grinder).  Seating is super limited.  Please RSVP by email bert (at) and provide: First/ Last name Names of guests (if any) How you found out about this event Seat not guaranteed until confirmation email received by Bert.

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Charles Heppner | Prayer Rugs : Arboreal Photography | Feb.15-Mar.16 2014

Charles HeppnerPrayer Rugs : Arboreal Photography February 15 - March 16, 2014 Opening ReceptionSaturday, February 15th (6:00-9:00pm) Grumpy Bert82 Bond StreetBrooklyn, NY 11217347.855.4849 Grumpy Bert is pleased to announce Prayer Rugs: Arboreal Photography by artist Charles Heppner.  The show introduces new work of detailed composite photographs of trees from Charles's travels.  The work is truly mesmerizing and offers a new perspective on the beauty of mother nature. Come say hi and meet Charles Heppner at the opening reception on February 15th, 6:00-9:00pm. Artist Bio:Charles Heppner is a multidisciplinary artist living in Brooklyn.  He was born in Chicago into a large Catholic...

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Children's Story Reading

On December 14, winners of the Atlantic Avenue Children’s Literature Contest, Dana A. Catherine “Jupi’s Journey” & Sarah Heller “Our Walk” will read original stories along with selections from their favorite picture books.  Contest judge and children’s book illustrator Nancy Doniger will also be in attendance. Space is limited. Please RSVP on to reserve a spot.  Saturday, December 14 at 11am. Grumpy Bert 82 Bond St. (between Atlantic and State) Brooklyn, NY 11217    

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