The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts Welcomes the Public to Its Annual Open Studios

The EFA Studio Program at the Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts in Midtown Manhattan is a vibrant and diverse community of over 75 artists from 30 countries working in a wide range of media and artistic sensibilities. All are professional artists with established studio practices and career honors.

EFA Open Studios is a rare chance to meet artists and learn about their work and thought processes.

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Thursday, October 20, 6–9 pm (opening night)
Friday, October 21, 6–9pm
Saturday, October 22, 2–6pm

RSVPs are required, reserve free timed-entry tickets.

Participating Artists

Samira Abbassy | Fanny Allié | Keren Anavy | Shimon Attie | Allen T. Ball | Laura A. Barbata | Mahsa Biglow | Wafaa Bilal | Rhona Bitner | m Burgess | Mattia Casalegno | Patty Cateura | Cecile Chong | Elizabeth Colomba | Vicky Colombet | Michael Eade | Nazli Efe | Sally Egbert | Jonathan Ehrenberg | Cui Fei | Jason File | Guido Garaycochea | Del Geist | Katya Grokhovsky | Mahmoud Hamadani | Liselot van der Heijden | Pablo Helguera | Amy Hill | Janet Loren Hill | Adam Hurwitz | Akira Ikezoe | Edgar Jerins | Richard Jochum | Melissa Joseph | Kosuke Kawahara | Tamiko Kawata | Justin Kim | Yongjae Kim | Greg Kwiatek | Sarah Leahy | Hayoon Jay Lee | Patricia Leighton | Dana Levy | Anina Major | Michael Mandiberg | Watson Mere | Cheryl Molnar | Carlos Motta | Amy Myers | Nazanin Noroozi | Whitney Oldenburg | Bundith Phunsombatlert | Thomas Pihl | Simonette Quamina | Armita Raafat | Maria D. Rapicavoli | Javier Romero | Heather Rubinstein | Alex Schweder | Susan Silas | Karina Skvirsky | Howard Smith | Suzanne Song | Xin Song | Jia Sung | Steed Taylor | Carlos Vega | Marjorie Welish | A young Yu

Additional Special Events

  • Project Space
    Voluntary Attempts to Overcome Necessary Obstacles
    Curated by Nicholas O’Brien
    Panel discussion and catalogue launch
    Thursday, October 20, 6–8pm
  • EFA Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop
    Print Demonstration with Devraj Dakoji
    Saturday, October 22, 2pm
  • Blackburn 20|20 Gallery
    Devraj Dakoji Life Force
    Thursday, October 20–Saturday, October 22
  • Shift Alumni Project: Progressive Diasporas
    Co-curated by Anna Harsanyi & Sheetal Prajapati
    Artists: Adobo-Fish-Sauce and Umber Majeed
    Saturday, October 22, 2–6pm

Sponsors: Tito’s Handmade Vodka, Sierra Nevada Brewing Co., and The Garment District Alliance


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