Athletes For Art‘s mission to bridge the gap between athletes and artists. To help foster this movement, The Athletes For Art Renaissance Tour is coming to Manhattan on August 15 through September 5 at Joseph Gross Gallery, Tuesday – Saturday from 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.

Artists like Elizabeth Hammons, Daniel Hibbert, Brian Kirhagis (BK The Artist) and more will have their artwork on display.

To RSVP to the Opening Reception click here, and scroll through the photos above to see paintings by 10-year NBA vet and 2001 Slam Dunk champion Desmond Mason who is one of the many feature artists.