This week on CBS "Sunday Morning"
Spring is in full bloom, and in New York that means pianos are popping up like wildflowers. Tune in to CBS Sunday Morning, June 3rd at 9am EST to see the life cycle of a Sing for Hope Piano and participating artists. Check your local listings. Open Studio
WHAT: FdlM Presents "Urbetivism"
WHEN: Saturday, June 16th, 1-6 PM
WHERE: FdlM Art Studio
330 Wadsworth Avenue #3G
New York, NY 10040
Franck will be exhibiting the Urbetivism paintings for the first time at his open studio during "The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance's 16th annual Uptown Arts Stroll", which takes place every summer in the neighborhoods of Washington Heights. Inwood and West Harlem, NYC. The art stroll showcases the painters, photographers, writers, musicians, sculptors, actors, dancers and filmmakers in Northern Manhattan from May 30 to June 30, 2018.
May 3-30, 2018
Maggi Peyton Art Gallery
Office of Manhattan Borough President Gale A. Brewer
David Dinkins Municipal Building
1 Centre Street, 19th Floor South
New York, NY 10007
Museo Municipal - Ayuntamiento de Puertollano
Exposición “EL HUMOR EN QUEVEDO”
9 marzo / 10:00 am - 31 marzo / 8:00 pm
INAUGURACIÓN EL VIERNES 9 DE MARZO, A LAS 11:30
FdlM's painting, "Abstract All City" in the City Limits show, made Artnet News Editors’ Picks.
FdlM donates painting to NYC's WBAI Radio's 2nd annual fundraising art exhibit and auction.
Thursday, November 16th from
The Chesterfield Gallery
109 Norfolk St,
New York, NY 10002
The catalog is now open to the public for preview. Online bidding starts Nov. 2 @ 9AM.
FdlM invited by Sing for Hope to join New York City Department of Parks & Recreation in Celebrating 50 Years of Public Art.
Sing for Hope: the city’s favorite pianos
Saturday, October 21, 2017
11:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.
East Pinetum in Central Park
Enter at the East 84th Street entrance at the East Drive, behind the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Art & Antiquities
Art @ Columbia Presbyterian Hospital NYC: A print version of the painting "April Flowers" will be part of the collection at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital's Department of Otolaryngology. The piece was selected by a vote of their department members, to display in their waiting area.
This fall a retrospective of FdlM greatest hits it's making it's way as a 10 year print retrospective on Image Kind! Beautiful fine art prints, framed prints, posters and canvas prints versions of your favorite originals will be available at prices that everybody can afford. Be sure to check it out!
FdlM Featured in NY1 Noticias segment.
Sing for Hope is bringing its renowned Sing for Hope Pianos back to the streets of New York City this summer. From June 5-25, as a celebration of the work Sing for Hope does in communities year-round, 60 Sing for Hope Pianos will be placed in parks and public spaces in high traffic locations across all five boroughs in New York for anyone and everyone to play.
Franck de las Mercedes joined “Sing for Hope Pianos” this year to paint a brightly colored piano inspired by his childhood memories of Nicaragua, his experience as an immigrant in the US and the vibrant New York City backdrop.
Franck de las Mercedes' painting "April Flowers - 2014" chosen by the MTA Artists Unite Subway Elevator Poster Project. The poster that will be in hitting the NYC subway starting this May 2017.
Saturday, June 3, 5-9:30 PM: Video (7:30pm), Silent Auction, Raffle, Art Sale
Sunday, June 4, 12-5:00 PM, Artists’ Talk, Video, Slide Show
Closing Party: Friday, June 9, 6-9 PM
Refreshments & Fun for Kids
Free and open to the public
Hudson View Gardens Lounge, 128 Pinehurst Ave. at West 183rd Street,
(Enter from private driveway off West 183rd St; closest subway is 181 St. stop on the “A” train.)
Franck de las Mercedes' is now officially available at artsy.net with therepresentation of The Directed Art Modern! artsy features the world’s leading galleries, museums collections, foundations, artist estates, art fairs, and benefit auctions, all in one place. A growing database of 500,000 images of art, architecture, and design by 50,000 artists spans historical, modern, and contemporary works, and includes the largest online database of contemporary art. Artsy is used by art lovers, museum goers, patrons, collectors, students, and educators to discover, learn about, and collect art. More exciting announcements ahead. Thank you all for your continued support!
Visual Artist Franck de las Mercedes Joins DAM @ "Superfine! Art Fair 2016!" Miami Art Week / Basel
Franck de las Mercedes participating artist @ 5th Bronx Latin American Art BiennialBronxArtSpace305 140th St Bronx NY 10451September 6 – October 6, 2016
Opening reception: Friday, September 9, 5:30 – 9 PM
Franck on Film
FdlM has been featured in a short film! Founder Marissa Boisvert and artist/filmmaker Emily Alexander visited the art studio to shoot and produce this short film as resource for the creative community to find tools they need to do what they love, and be well doing it. HAVE A GREAT SUMMER AND A HAPPY 4TH OF JULY!!!