Launch celebration with publisher
Michael Valentine
and "Meet the artists" magazine signing

Saturday, November 22, 2014
3:00 - 5:30 pm *

Artwork by featured artists
Otto Neals, Stephen Basso, Philomena Marano, Thomas Bennett, and Audrey Anastasi

on view
Through - Saturday, December 13, 2014

Audrey Frank Anastasi, Portrait of Otto Neals .

*Meet the publisher and artists / magazine signing
Saturday, November 22, 2014
3:00 - 5:30 pm

*Gallery hours: 1:00 - 5:00 pm
Call 718.833.9100 for events and schedule updates.

224 48 Street (between 2nd & 3rd Avenues)
Brooklyn, NY 11220
718. 833-9100




Tabla Rasa is pleased to announce the launch of the new BREUCKELEN Magazine on Saturday, November 22, 2014, from 3:00 until 5:30 PM. The public is invited to meet the founder, Michael Valentine, as well as a number of the featured artists, who will be in attendance to sign copies of this stunning arts-based publication. Works of art seen in the harbinger issue of BREUCKELEN Magazine and created by Otto Neals, Stephen Basso, Philomena Marano, Thomas Bennett, and Audrey Anastasi, will be on display from Wednesday, November 5, through Saturday, December 13, 2014.


Michael Valentine is a respected and well known authority on book and magazine publishing, and the founder and owner of Valentine New York, a firm that specializes in publishing fine art books and magazines as well as organizing, planning, and curating art exhibitions. The firm first established itself as a unique entity by mounting “The Amistad Collection,” an exhibition that explored key aspects of the rebellion at sea of the African slave ship "La Amistad".

The quarterly fine art publication Valentine New York The Magazine launched in 2003, and soon after, the firm held a show at the Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, awarding artists a total of $16,000 in cash prizes. In 2005, the firm released "Between the Raindrops," a limited edition fine art book celebrating photographer Hugh Bell. Valentine New Yorkcurrently has sixteen fine art books in various stages of development, and is also the custodian of a collection of approximately 1,000 works of art. October 2014 will see the launch of Breuckelen Magazine, an invite-only art and culture magazine named after the beloved and historic borough of Brooklyn.

Opening , Tabla Rasa Gallery presents artwork featured On display are works by Otto Neals, Stephen Basso, Philomena Marano, Tom Bennett and Audrey Anastasi.


*Tabla Rasa Gallery, located at 224 48th Street, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, is free and open to the public. There will be a meet the artists reception for the artists on Saturday, November 22, from 3:00 until ---5:30 pm.

General gallery hours are Thursday, Friday and Saturday 1:00 until 5:00 pm.

*Call 718.833.9100 for additional hours, events and schedule updates.


*Directions to Tabla Rasa Gallery)

The gallery is located two express subway stops from Manhattan on the "D" or "N" train to 36th Street Station, plus one "R" stop to 45th Street (or a just few short "R" stops beyond Park Slope).

By car, Tabla Rasa is on 48th St between 2nd and 3rd Aves, Brooklyn. Ample street parking is available.


About Tabla Rasa Gallery

Tabla Rasa Gallery is located in the burgeoning art destination of Sunset Park, Brooklyn. The gallery is known for their consistently stunning exhibitions. Within the 4000 square foot turn of the century carriage house, the gallery exhibits primary and secondary market artwork by emerging, mid-career, and established artists, in all media, including painting, sculpture, installation, drawing, print media, digital, film and video.

*Exhibitions are free and open to the public. It is recommended to call 718.833.9100 for events and schedule updates.


Tabla Rasa Gallery 224 48th Street, Brooklyn, NY, 11220
Sunset Park ARts Community ( SPArC )
718 833,9100   fax 718.833.9118