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Viewing 1–10 out of 111 events
from February 28, 2017 to December 12, 2017
in Art (x) category

Saturday, March 4, 2017

Mar 4

Arts, Culture & Fun: City Birds by Elana Amity

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

8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
"City Birds" includes numerous paintings and monotypes of birds found in New York City’s parks, sidewalks, and window sills.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, History, Seniors
Free!

Mar 4

Winter Workspace Workshop: Narratives in Encaustic

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Work with Winter Workspace artist Cecile Chong to create a personal chronicle or story embedded permanently in encaustic, an ancient painting technique using melted beeswax.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Art

Mar 4

Nature's Music Workshop

at Central Park, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.1:30 p.m.
Discover which trees and natural materials are used to build modern day and tribal musical instruments. Registration Required.
Category: Education, Nature, Art, History, Best for Kids
Free!

Best For
Kids
Mar 4

Arts, Culture & Fun: Women Who Read Are Dangerous

at St. James Recreation Center (in St. James Park), Bronx This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
What is it about a woman reading that has captivated hundreds of artists over the centuries?
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Festivals, History, Women's History Month, Talks, Seniors
Free!

Mar 4

EAF16 Exhibition Closing Celebration

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us for a final celebration before the Emerging Artist Fellowship 2016 Exhibition closes.
Category: Accessible, Art, Waterfront
Free!

Sunday, March 5, 2017

Mar 5

Pre-Concert Tea

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

12:00 p.m.1:00 p.m.
This traditional tea service includes the four classic elements of savory, scones, sweets and tea.
Category: Art, Food

Mar 5

Winter Workspace Drop-In Sunday

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

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Stop by Glyndor Gallery to speak to the artists and get a closer look at the creative process.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Mar 5

Concert: Ray Vega Latin Jazz Quintet

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The South Bronx native and his Latin Jazz ensemble return triumphantly to Armor Hall with a mix of his own works and his unique take on standard tunes.
Category: Concerts, Art

Tuesday, March 7, 2017

Mar 7

Arts, Culture & Fun: City Birds by Elana Amity

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

8:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
"City Birds" includes numerous paintings and monotypes of birds found in New York City’s parks, sidewalks, and window sills.
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, History, Seniors
Free!

Mar 7

Tour of Gracie Mansion

at Gracie Mansion (in Carl Schurz Park), Manhattan

10:00 a.m.10:50 a.m.
Gracie Mansion Conservancy presents New York 1942. Our newest installation marking the 75th Anniversary of Gracie Mansion as the official mayoral residence.
Category: Art, History, Tours, Seniors
Free!

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