October 6th – 28th, 2017
Self Storage Events
October 6th 5 – 9:30 pm @ Flux Factory 39-31 29th Street Long Island City, NY 11101
Guided Tours of the storage units leaving from Flux Factory every half hour from 5 – 7 pm
After party on the rooftop terrasse @ Flux Factory 7 – 9:30 pm
Facebook event: Self Storage Opening Event
Friday, October 20, 7pm – 12am
Self Storage Gallery Show Opening event
DJ Sets from 10 - 12am
October 20th – 27th, 1pm - 6pm
Self Storage – Gallery Exhibition
Wednesday, October 25th, 7PM - 9PM
Self Storage Panel Talk: Projects in Public
Friday, October 27th, 7PM - 9PM
Self Storage Workshop: Against Gentrification: Actionable Steps
Saturday, October 28th, 2PM-4PM
Self Storage: New New Yorkers Reading and Film Screening
Visit this link to RSVP: Self Storage Tour
What We Say About The Project:
Self Storage NYC is a site-specific exhibition-event taking place in select self storage facilities in Long Island City and Flux Factory’s gallery. The project is a major Flux Factory show occurring throughout October, organized by a team of international curators.
Taking full advantage of the “1 month 1 dollar” offers provided by self storage facilities around Flux Factory, Self Storage NYC provides 10 artist or activist groups and projects with the opportunity to freely curate a storage unit for a month.
At the same time, Flux Factory’s gallery will function as co-working & exhibition space for these artists and activists. A program of talks and activities (TBA) will take place for both the participants and the public, addressing topics related to the social responsibility of city development, the sustainability of non-traditional spaces and the phenomenon of storage.
What Others Say About The Project:
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