He hands out famous artwork reproductions on postcard-sized paper… FOR FREE!


To spread the word and love of art


  • Bronx Terminal Market (2017)
  • Lower East Side Festival of the Arts (2017, 18, 22, 23, 24)
  • Woodhaven Business Improvement District (2019)
  • Gowanus Open Studios (2019, 2021, 2022)
  • Red Hook Open Studios (2021, 23)
  • West Chelsea Artists Open Studios/The Highline (2022, 23)
  • Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (2022)
  • “Mad Day Out!” (8/17/2022). Performed in front of:
    The Metropolitan Museum of Art
    Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum
    The Museum of Modern Art
    Whitney Museum of American Art
    The Fulton Area Business Alliance (FAB Fulton) (2023, 24)
    Montague Street Business Improvement District (2024)


Curtis Widem is a full-time NYC Art Teacher, exhibiting artist (curtiswidem.com) and performer (thingmachine.com) He has a Masters in Art Education from Adelphi University, and a Bachelors from the University of Hartford Art School, majoring in Experimental Studio, with a Minor in English.

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