Fresh Ground Pepper incubates and celebrates new works of art by adventurous artists of all mediums. We believe that the creative spirit is nurtured by delighted exploration and collaborative communities. FGP strives to find new voices and push them each toward surprising frontiers.

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    FGP challenges you to create a sequel for the cult classic, E.T., in 10 minutes or less.

    November 17, 2017

    The 9 Studios
    317 Stagg Street, Brooklyn

    Cult classic movie, E.T., ended with an emotional good-bye. E.T., our beloved alien hero, leaves his friend, Elliot and his family behind to return to his home planet. For the first time in history, E.T. will be sequel-ed. You decide what happens next!

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    Check back for more information on our 2018 Festival!

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  • Fresh Ground Pepper functions on the kindness of the community.

    By keeping admission to our events flexible, we make meeting new people, networking with fellow artists, creating opportunities for future collaborations, and building community equally accessible to all.

    Your donation will support dozens of talented artists, in all phases of their careers, connected through a passion for process and creation.

    FGP is a 501(c)3 organization, your donations will be tax deductible to the full extent of the law.