Catching up with: Jeff Williams

Jeff wrapped his residency at Recess a mere week ago and already he's got lots of news! Let's catch up with the man on the grind, Jeff Williams. Click through for an interview with Jeff about, among other things, his time at Recess and news of Jeff's upcoming show in Philadelphia.

Weld Away Memorial Day Weekend

This Saturday from 2-6pm Jeff Williams is offering individual welding lessons.  The lessons are totally free and include approximately 30 minutes of practice time.  Jeff will provide small pieces of scrap metal for tests but if you have materials please bring them (but they must be steel).  Increase your torch-wielding confidence just in time for this bbq weekend festivities. Space is limited so please RSVP!

Recess at The Festival of Ideas

Come stop by and say hello Jeff Williams and Recess Saturday, May 7th, at the Festival of Ideas For The New City. Williams will be presenting his work in one of the tents set up on Rivington Street from 11am - 7pm.

Jeff Williams: Worn Thin

On  April 13, 2011, Jeff Williams will begin two months of work at Recess as part of its signature program, Session.  Over the course of Worn Thin, Williams will develop a series of sculptures, photographs, and videos along with a stratum of accumulated site-specific experiments. Various materials relating to the exterior architecture and interior dwelling will undergo a series of processes that slowly wear down these structures.