“Present/Continuous,” an onsite piece by Carl E. Hazlewood is presently under construction (and open to the public) and will be presented at the opening reception on July 13, 6:00-8:00pm, at NARS Project Space. It will then remain on view until July 27, 2018. [The NARS Foundation is located at 201 46th Street (4th Floor), Brooklyn, New York.]
Carl E. Hazlewood, born in Guyana, received a BFA (with honors) from Pratt, and an MA from Hunter College. Also a curator and writer, he co-founded Aljira, a Center for Contemporary Art in Newark, NJ. Recent honors include fellowships and residencies from the Virginia Center for the Creative Arts, Headlands Center for the Arts, Yaddo, Vermont Studio Center, and the MacDowell Colony, among others. A 2017 ‘Tree of Life Foundation’ award grantee, his fifty-two feet painting installation, ‘TRAVELER’, was commissioned for the Knockdown Center, Maspeth, Queens, in 2017. Hazlewood’s work has been seen in the PRIZM, Volta, and Scope Art Fairs. BOMB Magazine and the NY Times are among publications that have written about the artist.
[Image above: Detail from Hazlewood’s “Grey Passage: Black & White from Here to There.”]
For more information, see https://www.narsfoundation.org/2018-exhibitions/present/continuous