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ABC No Rio

ABC No Rio

ABC No Rio is a collectively-run center for art and activism. We are known internationally as a venue for oppositional culture. ABC No Rio was founded in 1980 by artists committed to political and social engagement and we retain these values to the present.

Type: 
Alternative Space
Other Relations: 
Jack Waters, Peter Cramer
Notes: 

Started by artists from Colab, inspired by Fashion Moda. Dates of operation: 1980 to present. Given physical space on Rivington St. from NYC after "Real Estate Show". Included in New Museum 1998 exhibit "Urban Encounters".

Filename: 
ABC No Rio
Physical File: 

4 records of email correspondence; 1 direct mailing; 3 newspaper articles (NY Times and Village Voice)

Status: 
Current

Address

Street: 
156 Rivington Street
City: 
New York
State: 
NY
Zip: 
10002
Email: 
abc@abcnorio.org
Contact: 
Steven Englander, Alan Moore
Began: 
1980
Updated: 
2005-12-15 23:46:29

Contacts

Steven Englander

156 Rivington Street
New York
steven@abcnorio.org

Alan Moore

Box 20260, Tompkins Sq. Stn.
New York
awm13579@yahoo.com

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