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Artist Reception: Great, Good, Places by John Tebeau

  • Brooklyn Creative League 540 President Street Brooklyn, NY, 11215 United States (map)

Join us on September 19th from 5:30 pm to 8pm in the 3rd-floor lounge for an art reception. Get a chance to see the work up close, mingle with members, and ask the artists, John Tebeau, all of your questions.

See you there!

Team BCL

Great Good Places

Bars, Taverns, and Dives New Yorkers Love

Brooklyn-based artist John Tebeau began making artwork celebrating favorite drinking establishments of New York City, calling his series Great Good Places, which led to a book called Bars, Taverns, and Dives New Yorkers Love to be published by Rizzoli in March 2018.

John draws the bars in a loose, cartoony style in ink then colorizes them in Photoshop. Some of those files were made into posters by hand in Brooklyn, silkscreen style, the way T-shirts are made. Others were printed via the digital giclée method, and all were done on heavyweight, acid-free, archival paper, all signed and numbered in limited editions.

Prints and the original ink drawings are for sale, framed or not, on John's website: tebeau.com.

Earlier Event: August 22
BCL Book Club
Later Event: September 27
Weekly: Salad Day