Exhibitions

 

Time Out Review

TIME OUT NEW YORK Review by Michael Wilson, Karen Marston, "Storm Watch", September 2012

 

ARTCRITICAL PICK: Karen Marston in Montrose 

L MAGAZINE: Review of Paperazzi 2 at Janet Kurnatowski Gallery, by Paul D'Agostino, January 2013

 

THE NEW CRITERION: Featured on The New Criterion Critic

 

TO EMBRACE THE WHOLE SKY WITH THE MIND

Solo Exhibition

Station Independent Projects

138 Eldridge Street, suite 2F, New York, NY, 10002

June 3 – June 25, 2017

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 3, 6-8 PM

www.stationindependent.com

 

KAREN MARSTON: DEMETER’S WRATH

Owen James Gallery

61 Greenpoint Avenue, Suite 315, Greenpoint, NY 11222

May 20 – June 26, 2016

Opening Reception: Friday, May 20, 6-8 PM

www.owenjamesgallery.com

 

DISQUIETING VICINITIES

Owen James Gallery

61 Greenpoint Avenue, Suite 315, Greenpoint, NY 11222

January 15 – February 14, 2016

Closing Reception: Sunday, February 14th, 3–6 PM

www.owenjamesgallery.com

 

SIDESHOW NATION IV: THRU THE RABBIT HOLE

Sideshow Gallery

319 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg, NY 11211

January 9 – March 20, 2016

Opening Reception: January 9th, 6–9 PM

www.sideshowgallery.com

 

DISTURBANCES

A Three Person Exhibit featuring:

Jessica Hargreaves, Karen Marston and Kathleen Vance

Firework Gallery

146 Berry Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249

September 11 – 13th, 2015

Opening Reception: Friday, Sept. 11th, 6–9 PM

Open House: Saturday, Sept. 12th, 6–9 PM

www.firework-gallery.com

 

ELEMENTS

A Two Person Exhibit featuring:

Karen Marston and Carol Salmanson

Station Independent Projects

138 Eldridge Street, suite 2F, New York, NY, 10002

June 13 – July 5, 2015

Opening Reception: Saturday, June 13th, 6–9 PM

www.stationindependent.com

 

BUSHWHICK OPEN STUDIOS SHOWCASE

R&D Studios Brooklyn

345 Eldert Street, #117, buzz #9966, Brooklyn, NY 11237

June 5 – 7, 2015

Visual art exhibit and multi media performance events throughout the weekend

www.rdstudiosbrooklyn.com

 

PASSING, LEFT

Presented by the Dorado Project at:

The Buggy Factory

14 Kossuth Place, Brooklyn NY 11221

April 17 – 19, 2015

Opening Reception: Friday, April 17th, 6–8 PM

Closing Brunch: Sunday, April 19th, 12–3 PM

www.thedoradoproject.com

 

BUSHWICK ART CRIT GROUP

Presentation

Brooklyn Fireproof Gallery

119 Ingraham Street, Brooklyn, NY 11237

Wednesday, March 18, 2015, 7:00–8:30 PM

www.bushwickartcritgroup.com

 

PAPERAZZI IV

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery

205 Norman Avenue, Greenpoint, NY 11222

January 16 – February 15, 2015

Opening Reception: January 16th, 7–9 PM

www.janetkurnatowskigallery.com

 

SIDESHOW NATION III: CIRCLE THE WAGONS

Sideshow Gallery

319 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg, NY 11211

January 10 – March 15, 2015

Opening Reception: January 10th, 6–9 PM

www.sideshowgallery.com

 

BACK IN SITU, OR TURNS

Centotto

250 Moore Street, #108, Brooklyn, NY 11206

December 5th, 2014 – TBA

(contact gallery to view by appointment)

Gallery Discussion: Sunday, January 18th, 4–6 PM

Closing Party: TBA

www.centotto.com

 

MY SISTER’S DOLL
Artists Respond to a Christmas Saga

Figureworks Gallery

168 North 6th Street, Williamsburg, NY 11211

November 14 — December 21, 2014

Opening Reception: Friday, Nov 14th, 6–9 PM

www.figureworks.com

 

FLUID

Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art

Sung Harbor Cultural Center and Botanical Garden

1000 Richmond Terrace, Staten Island, NY 10301

May 3 – December 14, 2014

Opening Reception: Saturday, May 3rd, noon – 4 PM

http://snug-harbor.org

 

VAPORS AND SQUALLS, OR MEDIUMS

Centotto

250 Moore Street, #108, Brooklyn, NY 11206

Opening Reception: April 4, 2014, 7–10 PM

Gallery Talk: Thursday, April 24, 7:30 PM

Closing Party: Saturday, May 10, 7–9 PM

http://centotto.com/

 

PAPERAZZI 3

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery

205 Norman Avenue, Greenpoint, NY 11222

January 17 – February 16, 2014

Opening Reception: January 17, 7-9 PM

www.janetkurnatowskigallery.com

 

SIDESHOW NATION II, At The Alamo

Sideshow Gallery

319 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg, NY 11211

January 4 – March 3, 2014

Opening Reception: January 4, 6–9 PM

www.sideshowgallery.com

 

CURATE NYC

Chashama

Condé Nast Building

4 Times Square, NYC

October 24 – November 8, 2013

Reception for the Artists: October 30th, 6–8 PM

www.chashama.org

 

IN PROCESS: KAREN MARSTON

Featured on Structure and Imagery

A Contemporary Art Blog by Paul Behnke

October 2013

http://structureandimagery.blogspot.com/

 

IN THE ZONE

Station Independent Projects

164 Suffolk Street, New York, NY 10002

May 22 – June 23, 2013

Opening Reception: May 22, 6-9 PM

www.stationindependent.com

 

PAPERAZZI 2

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery

205 Norman Avenue, Greenpoint, NY 11222

January 18 – February 10, 2013

Opening Reception: January 18, 7-9 PM

www.janetkurnatowskigallery.com

L Magazine Review

 

SIDESHOW NATION

Sideshow Gallery

319 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg, NY 11211

January 5 – March 3, 2013

Opening Reception: January 5, 6–9 PM

www.sideshowgallery.com

 

BEYOND BLING: THE ARTIST AS JEWELER

The Claire Oliver Gallery

513 West 26th Street, New York, NY 10001

November 29, 2012 – January 12, 2013

Opening Reception: November 29, 6–8 PM

www.claireoliver.com

 

THE BALLOT SHOW

The Front Room

147 Roebling Street, Williamsburg, NY 11211

October 24, 2012 – November 6, 2012

Opening Reception: October 24, 7-9 PM

www.frontroom.org

 

KAREN MARSTON, STORM WATCH

StorefrontBushwick

16 Wilson Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11237

August 10 – September 16, 2012

Opening Reception: Friday, August 10, 6-9 PM

Closing Brunch: Sunday, September 16, 1–6 PM

Gallery Hours: Sat & Sun 1-6 PM

www.storefrontbushwick.com

 

HISTORY LESSONS, A STUDIO SALON

Curated by David Gibson

Featuring: Marcy Brafman, William Crump, Susan Hamburger, Karen Marston and Victoria Neel

229 Leonard Street, Williamsburg, NY 11211

March 16-18, 2012

Opening Reception: Friday, March 16, 6-9 PM

Hours: Saturday & Sunday, March 17-18, 3-6 PM

http://studio-salon.blogspot.com

 

PAPERAZZI

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery

205 Norman Avenue, Greenpoint, NY 11222

January 13 – February 12, 2012

Opening Reception: Januray 13, 7-9 PM

www.janetkurnatowskigallery.com

 

MIC: CHECK

Sideshow Gallery

319 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg, NY 11211

January 7 – March 18, 2012

Opening Reception: January 7, 6-9 PM

www.sideshowgallery.com

 

MONTROSE

The Front Room

147 Roebling Street, Williamsburg, NY 11211

December 9, 2011 — January 8, 2012

Opening Reception: December 9, 7-9 PM

www.frontroom.org

 

SO HAPPY TOGETHER

Collaborative Drawings

Organized by artist Julie Torres

Norte Maar

83 Wyckoff Avenue, #1B, Bushwick, NY 11237

June 3 – June 26, 2011

Opening Reception: June 3, 6-10 PM

www.nortemaar.org

 

PAPER 2011

Janet Kurnatowski Gallery

205 Norman Avenue, Greenpoint, NY 11222

January 14 – February 13, 2011

Opening Reception: January 14, 7 -9 PM

www.janetkurnatowskigallery.com

 

ITS ALL GOOD (APOCALYPSE NOW)

Sideshow Gallery,

319 Bedford Avenue, Williamsburg, NY 11211

January 8 – February 20, 2011

Opening Reception: January 8, 7-9 PM

www.sideshowgallery.com

 

NEW YEAR, NEW WORK, NEW FACES

Storefront Gallery

16 Wilson Avenue, Bushwick, NY 11237

January 1 – January 23, 2011

Opening Reception: January 1, 3-6 PM

www.storefrontbk.com

 

5TH ANNUAL WAGMAG BENEFIT 2010

81 Front Street in DUMBO, Brooklyn

Advanced Viewing:

Thurs. March 4th 6–8pm during the DUMBO First Thursday event.

March 5–7, 1–6pm

March 12, 1–6pm

March 13, 1–4pm

Reception and Raffle of work March 13th, 6–8pm.

Admission is $10, tickets for the artwork drawing are $175 till March 10th, after which $200. Tickets are available on-site, during the advanced viewing and online at:

www.wagmag.org

 

IT’S A WONDERFUL 10TH

Sideshow Gallery

319 Bedford Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11211

January 9 – February 20th, 2010

Opening Reception January 9th, 6–9 PM

www.sideshowgallery.com

 

FOREVER SUMMER

Group Exhibition Curated by Scott Malbaurn

Platform, the project space of Denise Bibro Fine Art

529 West 20th Street 4W, New York, NY 10011

June 26 – July 3, 2009

Opening Reception June 26, 6–8 PM

platform.denisebibrofineart.com

 

CREST HARDWARE ART SHOW

Group Exhibition Curated by Joseph Franquinha

558 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211

June 13 – July 31, 2009

Reception: Saturday, June 13, from 1 PM

Hours: Mondays thru Saturdays noon–6 PM

A Williamsburg neighborhood tradition featuring numerous artworks creatively installed and interwoven with store merchandise throughout Crest Hardware, opening day music, food and drinks to benefit Macri Park.

cresthardwareartshow.com

 

REMARKED UPON

First Public Viewing of a Collaborative Artists’ Book Project

Freebird Books & Goods

123 Columbia St., Brooklyn, New York 11231

Sunday, April 26, 2009, 3–6 PM

Preview the book online

 

BEAUTY’S BURDEN

Group Exhibition Curated by David Gibson & Jennifer Junkermeier

Educational Alliance Gallery

197 East Broadway, New York NY 10002

September 18 – October 28, 2008

Reception: Thursday, Sept 18, 6-9 PM

Artists’ Panel: Sunday, October 5, 2 PM

Catalog Available

See also interview in NY Arts

 

ARTOBAMA

Benefit Auction

62 Eighteenth Street, 5th Floor, Brooklyn, NY

October 3, 2008, 7 PM

100 Artists raised over $46,000 to help drive a Democratic win at the polls in November.

www.artobama.org

 

LEGENDARY CREST HARDWARE SHOW

Group Exhibition Curated by Joseph Franquinha and Rob Esmay

558 Metropolitan Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211

June 7 – July 11, 2008

Reception: Saturday, June 7, 1 PM

Hours: Mondays thru Saturdays noon-6 PM

Revival of a renowned Williamsburg neighborhood tradition featuring numerous artworks creatively installed and interwoven with store merchandise throughout Crest Hardware.

Featured in the New York Times.

 

PUNCHBOWL

Group Exhibition, Metaphor Contemporary Art

382 Atlantic Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217

December 15, 2007 – January 31, 2008

Reception: Saturday, December 15, 6-9 PM

Gallery Hours: Saturdays and Sundays 12-6 PM and by appt.

www.metaphorcontemporaryart.com

 

BREATHING ROOM

Solo Exhibition Curated by David Gibson

DAM STUHLTRAGER GALLERY

38 Marcy Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11211

June 29 – August 19, 2007

Reception: Friday June 29th, 7-9 pm

Gallery Hours: Fri. 3-8 pm and Sat. & Sun. 12-6 pm

www.damstuhltrager.com

Critic’s Pick in Wagmag: www.wagmag.org

 

WHERE YOU’LL FIND ME

Solo Exhibition

CHERYL MCGINNIS GALLERY

1287 Madison Avenue, New York, NY 10128

June 20 – July 27, 2007

Opening Reception with Brief Artists’ Talk:

Wednesday, June 20th, 6-9 pm

Summer Gallery Hours:

Monday thru Friday, 10 am-5 pm www.cherylmcginnisgallery.com