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Viewing 1–10 out of 254 events
from May 27, 2018 to December 10, 2018
in Art (x) category

Sunday, May 27, 2018

May27

Family Art Project: At Home in the Sky

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
With watercolor brush in hand, find a place to perch and view the vistas unique to Wave Hill. What do you see flying off in the wild blue yonder?
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Nature, Art, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
May27

Exhibition: Tredwell Brides: Changing Wedding Traditions in the 19th Century

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

12:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
This exhibition explores changes in 19th century wedding customs. Highlights: two wedding dresses from the collection.
Category: Education, Art, History

May27

Gallery Tour

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about Glyndor Gallery exhibitions on a tour led by Wave Hill’s Curatorial Fellow.
Category: Nature, Art, Tours, Talks
Free!

May27

Weedy Nomad: A Walking Tour of LIC’s Forgotten Landscapes

at Windmill Community Garden, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Part of the Wilder LIC Group Exhibition, join artists Thomas Choinacky and Christopher Kennedy for a walking tour of Long Island City’s overlooked green spaces and marginal ecologies.
Category: Nature, Art, Tours
Free!

Must See
Event
May27

Performance and Potluck: Amirtha Kidambi and Jessica Pavone with Supper from Flux Iron Chefs

at Windmill Community Garden, Queens

4:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
As part of the Wilder LIC Exhibition, Flux Factory will host two performances from artists in the exhibition and potluck afternoons at the Windmill Community Garden.
Category: Art, Food
Free!

Tuesday, May 29, 2018

May29

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition - 1978: The NYC Parks/New York Times Photo Project

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
This colorful exhibit features more than 60 photographs taken during the New York City newspaper strike from August to November 1978.
Category: Art, History, Seniors
Free!

May29

Gallery Tour

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Learn about Glyndor Gallery exhibitions on a tour led by Wave Hill’s Curatorial Fellow.
Category: Nature, Art, Tours, Talks
Free!

May29

Bryant Park Poetry

at Reading Room (in Bryant Park), Manhattan This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Sit under the park's London Plane trees and enjoy award-winning poetry by Janlori Goldman, Christopher Salerno, and Leah Umansky.
Category: Art
Free!

Wednesday, May 30, 2018

May30

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition - 1978: The NYC Parks/New York Times Photo Project

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
This colorful exhibit features more than 60 photographs taken during the New York City newspaper strike from August to November 1978.
Category: Art, History, Seniors
Free!

May30

Adults Le Petit Art

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

1:00 p.m.2:30 p.m.
Adults will create mini dioramas, delicate miniature paper cuttings-to-art card editions and originals (ACEO), and cardboard art.
Category: Accessible, Arts & Crafts, Art, Seniors
Free!

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