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Artists Series~Xóchitl Cristina Gil-Higuchi

March 1st-April 1st We have been so lucky to exhibit, for a second time at Buunni, work of local artist Xóchitl Cristina Gil-Higuchi, for the month of March. Using watercolors on paper, this delicate, colorful series featuring “eco-surreal” portraits of women framed by flora and fauna seemed, for this month at the shop, truly heraldic of spring. […]

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February’s Artist Series ~ Zerihun Seyoum

We have been so fortunate so host paintings by Zerihun Seyoum for the month of February. Based in Ethiopia’s capital, Addis Ababa, he is a friend of Buunni’s founders as well as an internationally renowned artist. We are so proud to celebrate artists each month who are locals of Washington Heights and members of its surrounding […]

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Artist Series: Ashli Sisk’s Flora & Fauna

December 24th – February 3rd We are so honored to feature work by local artist Ashli Sisk for the second time. Ashli’s first series at Buunni, in 2014, featured fantastical re-imaginings of Albrecht Durer’s Rhinoceros, a famous woodcut that is one the most widely reproduced images in art history. Some of the proceeds from that project helped […]

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Artist Series ~ Creatures: Coretta Garlow at Cafe Buunni

Through November 17th We have been so delighted to host local artist Coretta Garlow’s series of paintings this month at Cafe Buunni. Her oil on canvas series depicts animals, birds, and amphibians in a interplay of stark colors, bold strokes, and soft, unfocused blur. Each painting is devoted to a different animal, and lies at a point between still life and portraiture. […]

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Artist Series ~ “Overtures: In the keys of paint” ~ by George Tun Sein

Through September 30th Reception at Cafe Buunni on Thursday, 9/24, 7pm We are thrilled to welcome back local painter and long-time Buunni customer George Tun Sein as an exhibitor at Cafe Buunni. Rich in color and intricacy and heavily textured, his paintings fiercely say something; the “what” can be up to you. Find out more about […]

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