Yeah, That's What She Said! Annual Pop-up. July 217.
Yeah, That's What She Said! Annual Pop-up. July 217.

Open Call: Exhibitions and Artist Projects

Deadline: Sunday, April 8, 2018

We are currently seeking proposals for exhibitions, short-term projects, and events! We’ve rolled out a fresh proposal process, which you can find here. Review the guidelines for open calls for gallery exhibitions and projects in our main spaces, and apply by April 8th! We are also seeking proposals on a rolling basis for Open Capacity – our new space support program for artists …


Sunday Service Spring Season

Spring 2018

Join us this spring for the return of Sunday Service, a free monthly series of live work across mediums in our bar, the Ready Room. The spring season curators include: Jess Pretty, Rena Anakwe, Janani Balasubramanian, and Mariana Valencia. Each month’s artist lineup to be announced soon. Sunday Service Spring 2018 Schedule: March 4, 7pm: Curator Jess Pretty April 8, …


Sunday Service: Jess Pretty presents…. Trinity Dawn Bobo, Taylor Crichton, DJ JCLEF, Amanda Krische, Evelyn Sanchez

Sunday, March 4th, 2018


To kick off the spring season of Sunday Service, curator Jess Pretty invites artists to respond to the notion of critical desire and the exploration of radical thriving as a methodology for taking up spaces we claim to reside in. Jess Pretty states, “i’m interested in rigorously interrogating pleasure as a way of living past survival, seeking other worlds and …

Image courtesy of the artist.
Image courtesy of the artist.

Isaac Pool: 40 Volume

January 13 – February 25, 2018

Opening Performance and Reception: Saturday, January 13, 7:00pm

Closing Performance and Reception: Saturday, February 24, 7:00pm

Knockdown Center presents 40 Volume, Isaac Pool’s first solo exhibition in New York, an installation and sitcom-length play starring three sock-encrusted vases and a head of fennel. In 40 Volume‘s performances, the vessels depart from their place in the adjacent gallery and chat together through filters of personal mythology and melodramatic pop lyrics to find sisterhood. The exhibition includes paintings …

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Coldest Winter Ever Pt.3

Saturday, January 27, 2018 & Sunday, January 28, 2018

Saturday: Doors 1pm / Show 2pm

Sunday: 6pm

Guest and Judges Lists Close at 3 pm, No exceptions.

The Coldest Winter Ever Part III: The Tundra Categories: Old way vs New Way “Snow Ninja” – 2 trophies Bq Stone Cold Face – 1 trophy Ota Team Runway “Ice Barbarians” – 1 team trophy 3 Musketeers: 1 High Fashion Street wear, 1 Urban Street wear, 1 Hot Sneaker – 1 team trophy Ota Team Sex Siren & Body “ICE …


Sunday Service: Camilo Godoy Presents Ella Boureau, Miguel Angel Guzmán, Eduardo Restrepo-Castaño, Mike Funk, Jordan Demetrius Lloyd, Xavier Valcárcel

Sunday, December 3, 2017


Camilo Godoy presents the December Sunday Service titled We have to live differently that brings together artists from various disciplines to explore ideas of “difference.” The title is borrowed from Alice Walker’s poem “Calling All Grand Mothers.” This program projects a video piece by artist Eduardo Restrepo standing with their gender-nonconforming self in front of a cathedral, writer Ella Boureau …


Cura(Collected) Closing Performances: Anjuli Rathod, Lily Jue Sheng, Eduardo Restrepo Castaño

Sunday, December 3, 2017

4:00 – 7:00pm

Join us for the closing performances of Cura(Collected), an exhibition on view in Knockdown Center’s galleries November 4 – December 3rd, 2017. Sunday, December 3 4:00pm Five Movements with Anjuli Rathod and Lily Jue Sheng Anjuli Rathod and Lily Jue Sheng present Five Movements, a multimedia work comprised of a video, painting, sculpture, and performance with contributions from Nyle Genevieve …

Angie Pittman. Photo by Knockdown Center.
Angie Pittman. Photo by Knockdown Center.

Sunday Service Fall Season

Fall 2017

Join us this fall for the return of Sunday Service, a free monthly series of live work across mediums in our bar, the Ready Room. The Fall season curators include: Alexis Convento, Jonathan Gonzalez, J. Soto, and Camilo Godoy. Each month’s artist lineup to be announced soon. About Sunday Service Taking place the first Sunday of each month, a guest …