COCO144 Leads Our First Public Art Program
ELM Foundation kicked off our first Public Art Program this fall! Local youth, mentored by the pioneer street writer "COCO144," have designed & painted a spectacular public mural on ELM Foundation's south facing wall. A big thank you goes to Colossal Media for donating our paint!
ELM Interns visit the LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies
ELM Foundation's group of summer student interns visited the LeRoy Neiman Center for Print Studies at Columbia University for a tour of the facilities and a hands-on cyanotype workshop.
Recent Columbia alumnus Emma Fujiko Hammond-Thomas led this workshop.
Kids Cyanotype Workshop I
ELM Foundation welcomed community youth to our location in Brooklyn for an introduction to cyanotype, a basic printmaking process involving sun and cyanotype fluid.
Emma Fujiko Hammond-Thomas led this free and open workshop for the kids.
The National Jazz Museum in Harlem
ELM Foundation welcomed musicians from the National Jazz Museum in Harlem for an evening performance in the Boiler gallery @ ELM Foundation.
The event coinsides with "BOUND," an installation in the Boiler gallery at ELM Foundation by our current artist Emma Fujiko Hammond-Thomas.
ELM foundation welcomed the community for an opening of "BOUND," an installation in the Boiler gallery at ELM Foundation by our current artist Emma Fujiko Hammond-Thomas.
We hosted a VIP viewing and dinner. The exhibit is open to the public during gallery hours.
Murrow High School Art Opening
ELM foundation hosted an exhibition of work produced by local Brooklyn high school students from Edward R. Murrow High School.
We enjoyed a graduation celebration, cake, and most importantly: student art work!
Block Party featuring Saint James Joy
ELM foundation hosted a fun family community day, a pop-up exhibit of work by Jo Vill in the ELM Gallery and an evening of dancing featuring local DJ "Saint James Joy."
Community Day: Firefly workshop
Our current guest artist, Baris Gokturk, invited the community to join him as he produced large scale paintings at the Boiler @ ELM Foundation.
Working with the themes of community and "Moving Through the Pandemic," guests were invited to gather at the Boiler & paint the fireflies in his new work.
Guest Artist Baris Gokturk arrives
IPK Mural Project
James Hyde (our first Guest Artist)
July thru December 2020
Intro to guest artist program
Art in a Box
Art in a Box
ELM Birthday Celebration
February 20, 2020
ELM Foundation turned 1, we celebrated with families, workshops and cake!
It was also an opportunity for us to show off our new home and introduce plans for the future.
New Space - Construction
Kids Art in Columbia open studio
Paper making workshop
DC with iStand
Opening show with Columbia
February 20, 2019.