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Season: Spring/Summer 2018 Application Deadline: June 23 - August 10 Winner Announced: August 30, 2017 Winner receives: A showcase at FWBK SS2018 Collection Oct 01-07, 2017 with all fees waived (a value of $2,500) A collaboration with Rise Art&Design to design a pair of Limited Edition sunglasses for its RAD Eyewear 2018 Collection A box of fabric and trim and notions A beauty team: professional hair, make-up artist, fashion director & fashion stylist A backstage team, including models from FWBK Open Casting PR outreach, Front of House Staff, DJ, lights, sound and security An opportunity to show in London with...

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THE BISHOP GALLERY GATHERS ELITE GROUP OF ARTISTS TO HIGHLIGHT THEIR ONGOING CONTRIBUTION TO THE ART WORLD   Despite their lack of representation in mainstream venues, The Bishop Gallery reassures artists that their works are appreciated now, more than ever.  Brooklyn, NY October 11, 2016- With their ever growing commitment to highlighting artists, The Bishop Gallery will launch a series of exhibits aimed at showcasing the works of underrepresented artists in accredited art institutions. On October 20, 2016, Bridging the Gap Vol. I, the first installment of the series, will focus on the role race plays in forming society’s perspective of...

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We're excited to be featured in the Runaway Denim section of the August issue of Latina Magazine. Latina Magazine, was founded in 1996. With single readership of 2 million bilingual, bicultural women in the United States, today it is the largest magazine edited by and for Latin women. Since 2005 Latina has ranked No. 1 in total advertising pages among 38 Hispanic publications.

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The fine link between Jazz and Fine arts- is the creative liberty. Devoid of theory- but that comes with passion, time, and rehearsal. Exhibition ‘Jazz in Art’ at The Bishop (on Bredford) signifies and embarks on this fine link. The abstractness in delicate art, as well as in standard jazz is a common gulf- therefore, there was a lot of room both for artists and musicians to investigate this fizzled fine line. Read Full Article!

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Dick Griffin, Round Midnight in Bright Mississippi, 2012, 60x48 in On April 8th, The Bishop Gallery will launch a new exhibition, The Jazz in Art, highlighting the relationship between music and the visual arts. With nearly 20 pieces from a diverse group of artists, ranging from renowned jazz musicians to musically influenced, emerging and established artists and a master painter, the exhibition is a representation of various artists and how they are influenced by not just music, but specifically one of America’s original art forms – Jazz. The Jazz in Art features legendary jazz trombonist and painter Dick Griffin whose music...

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What happens when the daughter of a Central American mother and European father, (not to mention granddaughter to a seamstress who used to create custom dresses for Zsa Zsa Gabor), sets out to create a swimwear line? She blends vibrancy and subtlety alike to both reveal and conceal strategically, resulting in MIRAME: aptly translating (from Spanish) to “look at me.” With a mission to empower women one suit at a time, designer and New York City native Melinda Huff successfully offers silhouettes exuding a powerful confidence that can’t help but be noticed, not to mention offer a versatile beach-to-bar sensibility. Melinda’s picks: 1. MIRAME Geraldine Bra ($89.00)....

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Great feature for Rise Sport Eyewear in HUF Magazine: On May 10th 2015 at Fairway Studios. A selected team of 3 New York designers, 2 makeup artists, 2 hair stylists, a nail designer and photographer Robert Coppa from Australia, who was also the Director, orchestrated in NYC for a photo shoot collaboration.  Organized by Sande Kaczkurkin, CEO of World Fashion Media News.
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Rise Sport launches its officially licensed NHL sunglasses collection, bringing something new to both the casual and fanatic fans of the NHL.   The Rise Sport NHL Collection provides fans with another way to connect with their favorite teams. Available in all 30 teams, initially featuring Rise Sport's  WrapAround style with team patterned designs in team colors on a translucent wayfarer, and a Team Pilot Aviator, with individual team logos engraved into the lenses. The collection is available at shop.nhl.com.  

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Rise Sport, a Brooklyn, NY based sunglasses company specializing in custom-designed sports fashion eyewear, has partnered with Miss Fanatic, an official NBA licensee, to present its 2015 NBA collection. This NBA Collection, available in all 30 teams, features the WrapAround style with patterned designs in team colors on a translucent wayfarer, a Team Camo style on transparent wayfarer with black stems, featuring a Camo pattern and team logo blended into lenses with lens printing technology, which does not impede wearer’s vision, and the Pilot Aviator with individual team logos etched into its lenses utilizing new lens etching technology rounds out...

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