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January 16-19, 2020

Metropolitan Pavilion

New York, NY

Chocolate Truffle Cats and Chestnut Brown Cats by Antonio Benjamin, 2018 © Creativity Explored Licensing, LLC, mixed media on chipboard, 22.25 x 26 inches

Visit Creativity Explored at the Outsider Art Fair in New York City this January 2020!

Creativity Explored is returning the Outsider Art Fair, New York to present a robust exhibition of CE artists with developmental disabilities.

MOTHER NATURE! explores environmental scenes, bio-narratives and creative acts that portray the spectacular and speculative realms of plants, humans, and animals. The collection of original paintings, drawings and hand-built ceramics feature airy abstractions, Day-Glo pharmaceuticals, imaginary communities of humanoids and their creature companions.

The diverse group of featured artists includes many OAF debuts (noted by *):
Antonio Benjamin*
Peter Cordova
Ricardo Estella
Paul Gee*
Daniel Green
Joseph "JD" Green*
Camille Holvoet
John Patrick McKenzie
James Miles*
José Nuñez*
Nubia Ortega
Selene Perez
Ethel Revita*
Evelyn Reyes
Kate Thompson
Gerald Wiggins*
Doris Yen*

Unframed works by the featured artista and OAF favorites Pablo Calderon, Vincent Jackson, Andrew Li and more will be available at the CE booth.

The Outsider Art Fair has played a pivotal role in establishing the importance of folk, outsider, and self-taught artists. For more information or to purchase tickets, please visit the Outsider Art Fair website.

Metropolitan Pavilion - BOOTH #C02
125 West 18th Street
New York, NY 10011

Thursday, January 16, 2019
VIP Early Access Preview (by invitation): 2:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Vernissage: 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, January 17
11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Saturday, January 18
11:00 am – 8:00 pm

Sunday, January 19
11:00 am – 6:00 pm

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Imaginate Saturdays: Sew Artful Totebags - December 7
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1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

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The Progress Holiday Brunch Market
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11:00 AM to 2:30 PM

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Holiday Artmaking & Gallery Pop-up at LinkedIn
December 11, 2019
12:00 PM to 5:00 PM

Join us for a special Holiday Artmaking Pop-up on Wednesday, December 11 starting at 12:00 pm. Drop in to participate in an artmaking activity lead by CE artists Joseph "JD" Green and&n...

Opening Reception - Many Faces
January 4, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

We are looking forward to a new exhibition in partnership with LEGION, a boutique gallery in downtown San Francisco. Join us for the opening reception on Saturday, January 4, 2020 from 6:00 pm to...

Opening Reception - Thomas Pringle: Ladies Man
January 9, 2020
6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

We are pleased to announce an upcoming solo exhibition featuring the work of long-time Creativity Explored artist Thomas Pringle, on view from January 9 to March 5, 2020. Since joining the studio in 2...

Is Your Creativity Explored? Workshop with Ana Teresa Fernández
January 18, 2020
1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

As part of our debut exhibition at UNTITLED, ART in San Francisco, we will host a special workshop with local artist Ana Teresa Fernández, with whom CE artists are collaborating for o...