Upcoming Shows - Fall 2023

Our Beautiful People

Oct 6 - Dec 23, 2023

Littlefield, 635 Sackett St (btw 3rd/4th Ave)

Featuring portraits by Michael James Freedman, Demarcus McGaughey, and Erica Morales

Open for Arts Gowanus Open Studios - Sat/Sun 10/21 and 10/22

Save the Date for "Our Beautiful People" Party - Sunday Nov 19, 3-6pm


19th Annual Small Works Show at 440 Gallery, juried by Grace R. Freedman of Why Not Art

Nov 30, 2023 - Jan 5, 2024

440 Gallery, 440 6th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11215

Submissions Closed - Thank you! Selections will be announced by October 18, 2023

Save the Date for Reception: Saturday, December 2, 2023


May 22- Sept 2023 - Still available online only

It Takes a Village - Dancewave

Paintings, Prints and Photographs by Michael James Freedman

100% of sales donated to Dancewave

Dancewave, 182 4th Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11217

Open Hours, Everyday 10am -7pm



Catalyst - A WNA x Beam Center Collaboration Benefit -

Beacon Merchandise by Shervone Neckles


The Faces of CHiPs - What if God lived in Gowanus?

featuring drawings and paintings by Michael James Freedman

All sales from Freedman's show will be donated to CHiPS which provides services for the hungry and homeless in Gowanus/Park Slope. Artworks still available to support the NYC migrant crisis and urgent need in the Gowanus/Park Slope neighborhood.


Some works from our 2021-22 season is still available to view online. Please inquire for artwork availability.


Any questions, please email Grace Freedman, grace@whynotart.com.

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