The 12 Best Brooklyn Art Shows of 2012

12/17/2012 5:00 AM |


Andrew Ohanesian, The House Party, at Pierogi’s The Boiler.
Known for astounding verisimilitude with his often large-scale, space-challenging installations, Ohanesian allegedly threw in all his chips for this ultimately ragingly realized endeavor. His suburban home built to specs—functional plumbing and all, master(batory) bedroom and all, Twinkies (RIP) and DVDs and all—inside the gaping, post-industrial space was bunker-like at a remove yet cozily festive within, and the destructive effects of its unveiling were crucial to its christening. (Full review here.)

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  • Great recap of 2012! Wanted to call out the 5th Year for Brooklyn Studio Tours for 2013. It ran the Bay Ridge tour last year and are currently focusing on the 9th running artwalk in Red Hook & Carroll Gardens June 1 & 2, 2013. More info can be found on

    We would love to cross promote the other tours happening this year as well! Hoping all are smashing successes!