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Viewing 11–20 out of 463 events
from August 21, 2014 to January 29, 2016
in Art (x) category

Saturday, August 23, 2014

Aug23

Weird, Wild & Wonderful

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
The New York Botanical Garden invited members of the American Society of Botanical Artists to participate in a study of the eccentric, creating works of art based on unusual plants.
Category: Nature, Art

Aug23

AFROPUNK Fest

at Commodore Barry Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
See performances by D'Angelo, SZA, Valerie June, Lianne La Havas, Body Count, Trash Talk, Meshell, and more.
Category: Concerts, Art, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event
Aug23

Cara A Cara: A Cuban Exhibition Opening Reception

at Poe Park Visitor Center (in Poe Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Opening reception of Cara A Cara: A Cuban Exhibition, showing the works of two artists: Manny Vega: Bronx born muralist, illustrator, mosaicist and costume designer. He is…
Category: Art
Free!

Aug23

Wave Hill Gallery Tour

at Glyndor Gallery (in Wave Hill), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Join a curatorial fellow for a tour of three current exhibitions. In the main gallery, Gregory Crewdson’s Fireflies series is being shown for the first time in its entirety;…
Category: Art, Tours
Free!

Aug23

Remembering Yesterday: Queens and Its World's Fairs

at Kingsland Homestead, Queens

2:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
Remembering is both a collective and a personal activity. In this exhibition, both are on display in relation to two World’s Fairs that took place in Flushing, Queens in…
Category: Art, History

Aug23

Dance at Socrates

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

3:30 p.m.
Enjoy dance in the park with Dance at Socrates!
Category: Dance, Art, Waterfront
Free!

Sunday, August 24, 2014

Aug24

Art in the Garden: Harvesting Our History: The Story of Queens Botanical Garden

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
Get a sense of Queens Botanical Garden's past and how both the 1939 and 1964 New York World's Fairs influenced the Garden's development.
Category: Art, Festivals, History, Seniors

Aug24

The NY World’s Fairs and the Port Authority Bringing Trade, Travel and Tourism to Queens, The Region and the World

at Queens Botanical Garden, Queens

8:30 a.m.5:30 p.m.
In our continuing celebration of the New York World's Fairs, enjoy this Port Authority multimedia exhibit.
Category: Art, History

Aug24

Weird, Wild & Wonderful

at The New York Botanical Garden, Bronx This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.
The New York Botanical Garden invited members of the American Society of Botanical Artists to participate in a study of the eccentric, creating works of art based on unusual plants.
Category: Nature, Art

Aug24

AFROPUNK Fest

at Commodore Barry Park, Brooklyn This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
See performances by D'Angelo, SZA, Valerie June, Lianne La Havas, Body Count, Trash Talk, Meshell, and more.
Category: Concerts, Art, Free Summer Concerts
Free!

Must See
Event

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