Dear Diary

“Dear Diary” is an evening of readings inspired by the practice of self love. “Dear Diary” aims to connect the audience with poets from various walks of life, creating a larger safe space for differen … read more

May 11th 2019

Balam Magazine: Metamorphosis Issue N5

Balam is an independent photography magazine that shows work from international emerging and established artists, many of which are from Latin America. The publication creates a space dedicated to the … read more

Apr 14th 2019

Balam Magazine: Metamorphosis Issue N5

Formal Meditations by Allison Samuels

Picture Room presents a new series of sculptures by Allison Samuels, an established designer and woodworker. Recognized for her delicate and minimalist functional objects, Samuels carefully considers … read more

Apr 5th 2019

Formal Meditations by Allison Samuels

Urban Herbalism with Antonia Perez

Join Antonia Perez for a neighborhood walk along the Brooklyn Heights Promenade where we will investigate the medicinal properties of plants, followed by a tea workshop at Picture Room.In th … read more

Mar 23rd 2019

Urban Herbalism with Antonia Perez

Todd Colby, Marianne Vitale, and Dina Seiden

An evening of performance with Todd Colby, Dina Seiden, and Marianne Vitale, with original costumes by Vitale.Todd Colby, b. 1962, is a Brooklyn-based artist and writer. Colby’s sixth book of poe … read more

Mar 15th 2019

Todd Colby, Marianne Vitale, and Dina Seiden

Scardanelli by Friederike Mayröcker

Jonathan Larson presents a new translation of Friederike Mayröcker’s Scardanelli, published by The Song Cave. We will be joined by Jonathan Larson, Wayne Koestenbaum, and Pam Dick, all reading in cele … read more

Jan 26th 2019

Sparkle Nation Book Club: Meeting #3

Sparkle Nation Book Club (S.N.B.C), is a bi-monthly guerilla dinner/book club founded by artists and writers Precious Okoyomon, Gabrielle Rucker and Diamond Stingily. Through intentional readings and … read more

Dec 15th 2018

Sparkle Nation Book Club: Meeting #3

Food & Nature Book Launch

FOOD & NATURE is a study of landscapes and food assortments.Designed by Luiza Dale while in residency at Facebook NY’s Analog Research Lab in 2018, the risograph publication collects 20 collages in 10 … read more

Dec 11th 2018

Food & Nature Book Launch

Cixous72 Reading & Three Year Anniversary

Join us for a poetry reading to celebrate Cixous72's third year anniversary! Readings from Eleanor Bleier, Zoe Brezsny, Alex Patrick Dyck, Roxy Farman, and Rachelle Rahmé.Cixous72 is a curated boutiqu … read more

Nov 29th 2018

Cixous72 Reading & Three Year Anniversary

Café Forgot at Picture Room

Picture Room hosts Café Forgot at the shop for the month of November!Café Forgot is a creative retail endeavor founded by Vita Haas and Lucy Weisner. Highlighting the work of young and avant-gard … read more

Nov 10th 2018

Café Forgot at Picture Room

Goblin Market by Leanne Shapton

“Look at our applesRusset and dun,Bob at our cherries,Bite at our peaches,Citrons and dates,Grapes for the asking,Pears red with basking,Out in the sun,Plums on their twigs;Plucked them and suck them, … read more

Oct 25th 2018

Goblin Market by Leanne Shapton

Book Launch: Wind Sock by McKenzie Toma

Wind Sock is the most recent release from the author and poet McKenzie Toma. A recent addition to Asheville, NC by way of New York City, McKenzie Toma’s writing examines the nature of being, blending … read more

Sep 20th 2018

Multiples Sale Closing Reading and Screening

An evening of readings and screenings on the closing night of our third annual Multiples Sale. Contributors Brook Hsu, Eleanor Bleier, and Ren Cook will read, and Nyle Genevieve and Dizzy Magazine wil … read more

Aug 31st 2018

Multiples Sale Closing Reading and Screening

Third Annual Multiples Sale

Picture Room's Third Annual Multiples Sale! Curated by Jessica Butler, the sale will exhibit a unique range of prints, ceramics, artists’ books, sculptures, jewelry, and more. For the closing nig … read more

Aug 24th 2018

Third Annual Multiples Sale

Book Launch: SWOLE by Jerika Marchan

The launch of SWOLE by Jerika Marchan, published by Futurepoem. Marchan will be joined by LaTasha N. Nevada Diggs and Adjua Greaves for an evening of readings to celebrate the release."You can’t graph … read more

Aug 16th 2018

Book Launch: SWOLE by Jerika Marchan

Pedestrian Magazine Launch

Pedestrian Magazine’s second issue! Pedestrian is a bi-monthly publication that finds value in the accumulation of accounts, routines, and relationships that are formed as a result of traveling throug … read more

Aug 5th 2018

Pedestrian Magazine Launch