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Visiting Writer Spotlight: You Can’t Buy NON GRATA

by J.J. Colagrande Brooklyn-based Grace Exhibition Space, positioned near the main entrance of the Fountain warehouse, is a unique gallery internationally renowned for its focus on contemporary performance art.  For the 5th year, gallery Director Jill McDermid has curated a series of contemporary visual performances throughout the weekend, featuring NON GRATA, Igor Josifov, Sindy Butz, […]

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David Kesting, Johnny Leo, and Samson Contompasis installing the Fountain sign. Photo by Rachel Esterday

Visiting Writer Spotlight: The Final Countdown

By J.J. Colagrande It’s Wednesday, the day before Fountain Art Fair opens.  Raw energy pervades the barren warehouse as it quickly transforms into arguably one of the most progressive arts fairs in the country.  It seems almost impossible to get everything done in time, yet things are moving along just fine. Inside the Fountain offices, […]

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