Meet the artists who live around the Gowanus
Canal in the eighth annual Gowanus Artists Open Studio Tour on
Oct. 23-24. This year, 85 visual artists including Patrick Barrett
(whose 2003 Polaroid manipulation "Carroll Street Bridge"
is pictured above) are showing off their works, which range from
paintings to photographs and from textiles to porcelain.
The studios will be open to the public from 1 pm to 6 pm.
A free shuttle bus will be available from some N/R subway stops. See www.gowanu