The Educational Alliance will be presenting an exhibit focused plastic byproducts of consumerism. “Upcycled” features a new “natural” resource in art, with work from artists who harvest plastic detritus and transform it into drawings, sculpture, and installation. The plastic is upcycled or converted from waste into art. Curated by Barbara Lubliner and including artists: Olivia Kaufman-Rovira, Bernard Klevickas, Barbara Lubliner, Shari Mendelson, Janet Nolan, Ilene Sunshine, and Tyrome Tripoli. Opening reception tomorrow, Wednesday, Dec. 8th. The show will run through Jan. 20th // Free // 6-8p // Ernest Rubenstein Gallery – 197 East Broadway.