Barbara Lubliner
Two Dog Shows at WAH

Barbara Lubliner's bottle dog "Poochie" is at the Williamsburg Art & Historical Center along with two exhibits celebrating dogs.

The Dog's Notes
WAH Bridges Man’s Best Friend: Dog
November 7, 2015 - January 10, 2016

"The Dog's Notes" is a solo exhibit of Taiwanese sculptor Poren Huang's work. Huang uses the dog as a creative starting point for his sculptures that suggest human feelings and behaviors.

The second, "WAH Bridges Man’s Best Friend: Dog," a group exhibit curated by Yuko Nii has works that depict "Man’s Best Friend" in a variety of mediums. The show includes internationally known artists, photographer William Wegman and painter Eric Ginsburg.

The WAH CENTER is a Brooklyn-based non-profit organization founded in 1996 by artist and philanthropist Yuko Nii. It is a multifaceted, multicultural art center whose mission is to coalesce the diverse artistic community.
Williamsburg Art & Historical Center, 135 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11211


August 8 - September 20, 2015 

Opening Reception: Saturday, August 8, 3-5 pm

Group exhibition curated by Anne Stanner, president of Sculptors Alliance.
Volume and voids are essential components of sculpture, and speaking volumes refers to larger messages sculptural works convey. The exhibit explores and demonstrates the concepts of volumes and voids, as interpret by 15 artists with diverse approaches to sculpture. 

Barbara Lubliner's pieces in “SPEAKING VOLUMES…AND VOIDS” are geometric shapes delineated with line segments and vectors created from plastic bottles. The empty transparent cavities are put together to suggest the volume of sculpture without opaque mass. The bottles are clearly visible yet disappear, as they become part of the whole. Obviously re-purposing plastic bottles into playful art shifts the focus from environmental blight to creative production.  

Participating Artists
Pamela Casper, Yvette Cohen, Cora Glasser, Susan Grabel, Yasmin Gur, Tamar Hirschl, Lori Horowitz, Barbara Lubliner, Pamela Matsuda-Dunn, Yasumitsu Morito, Francine Perlman, Anna Rabinowitz, Chuck von Schmidt. Anne Stanner, Lea Weinberg

Saturdays & Sundays 11 am - 5 pm and by appointment

GOVERNORS ISLAND, NYC, Nolan Park area, Building 20B

Day de Dada Wish Sisters Performances

Performances as part of the "What do you WISH? installation at the Culture Lounge in the St. George SI Ferry Terminal. Come by to see the exhibit and make a wish with the Day De Dada Wish Sisters.

Sat. August 8, 2015, 12pm - 4pm 
Barbara Lubliner offers wishing advice and super charges wishes with the power of the elements before collecting them in a golden box.
Mary Campbell gives people the chance to test their luck with the old ritual of breaking a wishbone. 
at 2pm- Staten Island OutLOUD presents a spoken word event “Be Careful What You Wish For!”

Sculpture Workshop at the McBurney Y

Creative Sculpture Workshop: Working with Plastics

Barbara Lubliner is presenting a free workshop in partnership with the Sculptors Alliance Inc. She will teach techniques to transform plastic bottles and scraps into sculptural objects of unique and interesting designs. 

The workshop is free and open to the public, but space is limited. 
RSVP to Sam Baichoo at or 347-204-4842
(and bring some clean plastic water bottles, soda bottles, colorful plastic bags, or even colorful detergent containers.) 

Wednesday, May 20, 2015 
12:30pm – 2:30pm

McBurney Y 
125 W 14th St, New York, NY 10011
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