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Tonebook Preview with Alan Courtis

Come join Inpatient Press and visiting artist Alan Courtis for a little get together celebrating the relationship of image to sound. Large-format prints of Alan's scores will be available. Drinks will [...]

DoubleCross Launch Party: Smailbegović / Gurton-Wachter/ Wilson /Cuff /Hyland

Hi friendly faces, You are most welcome to join us on Saturday June 3rd at 6pm at the Sunview Luncheonette for the celebratory launch of two new chapbooks: The Forest/ On Waiting by Ada Smailbego [...]

Storyfile #1 Launch Party

Please join me next Saturday the 12th to celebrate the launch of Storyfile, a new art & literary journal which debuted at NYABF. Contributors to the first two issues will be reading, including [...]


AUTO BODY EMOTIVES - Book Launch with readings, projections & prints by: Hollis Witherspoon Hollis is an actor, writer, and improviser, and teaches the craft of improvisation to visual art [...]

Ptyxolopies 3: Performance!

Performance nighght at the Luncheonette with Shiv Kotecha Stephen Sewell Keiko Uenishi Theresa Columbus Ray Ferreira FREE BYOB Shiv Kotecha is most recently the author of EXTRIGUE (Make [...]

Con Cariño : a reading & gathering

♥ !¡ readings / performances by: CHRISTOPHER REY PÉREZ CHARITY COLEMAN WILL HEINRICH NICK KEYS Join us in the Lunchnet! BYOB * limited seating * total capacity 40 ppl * we might have som [...]


MARA LEE ‡‹ JOHANNES HELDÉN ‡‹ KIRKWOOD ADAMS Tonight our series of EMERGENCY POETRY READINGS continues/starts. We have the pleasure and good fortune to host Tianna's Swedish poet frie [...]

Roman Osminkin: Not a Word About Politics

We’re excited to announce the upcoming release of Roman Osminkin’s first English language collection of poems and songs entitled “Not A Word About Politics!” published by NYC-based Cicada Pres [...]

Shadowing our Waterways

Shadowing Our Waterways (Workshop I: Greenpoint/Newtown Creek) Collaborative art opportunity for artists and community members living, working, and/or based in Greenpoint. Application and workshop p [...]

ptyxolopies: a nighght of image-textonics

Join us at the Sunvievv Luncheonette for a panel of thr33+ artists to discuss, present, question and preform the variegated commonities and rnultiptyxtodimensional worls of visual poetics, from Mallar [...]

soup, some gentle agents

The next part is going to be like effectively measuring the width of a tabletop by holding your knee against its underside while your forearms rest above it in view.  Only why would you notice such a [...]

2MF && Bethany Ides

We are pleased to announce  2MF’s first meeting of 2016: January 16, 2016, 2 PM Sunview Luncheonette 221 Nassau Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11222 Bethany Ides will lead a discussive-immersive enhanceme [...]

Ugly Duckling Presents: Lighght Reading

Join us at the Sunview Luncheonette for a rare Brooklyn reading by Berlin-based Inger Wold Lund, artist and author of Leaving Leaving Behind Behind, and a performance by Tal Gilboa & Elizabeth Ste [...]

3 From Publication Studio // NYABF

Three authors releasing new books with Publication Studio Hudson will present their work during this year's New York Art Book Fair. Carl Skoggard, whose translation of Walter Benjamin's Sonnetsinto [...]

Le Roman du Lièvre

Jimmy Riordan will read from his translation of Francis Jammes' turn of the century fable, focusing on those parts dedicated to describing where various animals go when they die. Le Roman du Lièvr [...]


UDP & The Sunview Presents: LIGHGHT READING The Sunview Luncheonette is a restaurant, performance space, and storefront social club in Greenpoint, Brooklyn. Founded in 1963, it has served the [...]


Launch of KAF poetry & performance series– Performers: Nicola Masciandaro Connie Mae Oliver Matvei Yankelevich Anais Maviel Öykü Tekten Tom Haviv + music, dancing + print editio [...]

The Departed – Stories from the Migration Frontier

(Photocredit: © Our friend Mario Kaiser joined us for a reading of excerpts from two long-form journalistic pieces he's written on immigration and detention.  In the first piec [...]


"Then he poured for us a beverage which he called 'Slum gullion,' and it is hard to think he was not inspired when he named it. It really pretended to be tea, but there was too much dish-rag, and sand [...]

dôme reading

this monday! may 12, 2014 come to the sunview and tune your ears to the new Dome Theatre play.        we are doing a reading/non staging of our latest, no name yet. it is the story of a wish go [...]

“Will Happiness Ever Find Me?” Readings.

(above image: Rosalie Schweiker, Will happiness ever find me?, tarot readings, 2012 - ongoing) Hi Luncheonette: For this Sunday's Club Night we will present an evening of readings, music, and [...]

The Accidental Playground: Narratives / Undesigned + Unplanned

Dear Sunview, Join us this Friday, February 7, 2014 @ 7:30 pm for a conversation with Daniel Campo on The Accidental Playground: Brooklyn Waterfront Narratives of the Undesigned and Unplanned hi [...]

Lisa Schonberg: The Hylaeus Project

Dear Sunview– This Sunday January 26th, Lisa Shonberg joins us to celebrate the release of her book, The Hylaeus Project**, at Sunview. Aidan Koch will join her via Skype for an artist talk, [...]

edgar oliver: the puddle boy

howdy all, a reading, music & soup to celebrate 'the puddle boy' a new book by edgar oliver music by the octave doktors December 16, 2013 730 pm there will be soups.  bring a thing [...]

Food, 1972

Please join us for FOOD 1972 at the Sunview Luncheonette 221 Nassau Ave, Corner of N. Henry & Nassau Sunday September 22 8 PM til Midnight with Version #9 Kristin Lucas/VVORK by Ramaya Te [...]