SEASON II

May 4 - August 11, 2019

RARE AIR IS AN ARTIST-RUN EXHIBITION SPACE LOCATED ON GOVERNORS ISLAND, NYC. SEASON II AT RARE AIR BUILDS ON THE EXPERIMENTAL LEGACY OF SEASON I, WITH AN EXPANSION TOWARDS FLUID NOTIONS OF SPACE. IN 2019, RARE AIR SHIFTS ITS FOCUS TO GREEN SCREEN, VIDEO REVERB & THE VOID. EXPLORING THE VASTNESS INSIDE OF THE GREEN SCREEN IS A WAY TO SLIP THROUGH DIGITAL THRESHOLDS, MULTIPLY AREA AND AMPLIFY THE PHYSICAL SPACE IN OUR SHARED NEW YORK FOOTPRINT.


EXHIBITIONS

 

SPACE-TIME STUDIO RESIDENTS

 
 

SEASON I

RARE AIR IS AN EXPERIMENTAL NEON EXHIBITION SPACE LOCATED IN GOVERNORS ISLAND'S NOLAN PARK. A NOD TO THE NOBLE (RARE) GASES FOUND IN THE EARTH’S ATMOSPHERE AND THE ECCENTRIC PROPERTIES WITHIN THEM; NEON TO GLOW, HELIUM TO FLOAT, XENON TO PROPEL SPACECRAFT, RARE AIR EXHIBITS NEW WORK MONTHLY, HOSTS VISITING ARTIST LECTURES & IS OPEN TO THE PUBLIC THROUGHOUT THE SEASON.

Exhibitions

VITING ARTIST LECTURE SERIES

SPACE-TIME STUDIO RESIDENTS