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Viewing 11–20 out of 331 events
from July 23, 2016 to December 31, 2016
in Art (x) category

Saturday, July 23, 2016

Jul 23

Moth Night and Eco Art Social

at Snug Harbor Culture Center (in Snug Harbor Cultural Center), Staten Island

8:30 p.m.10:30 p.m.
The Greenbelt partners with the Staten Island Museum for National Moth Night on Staten Island. Join us for this art-meets-nature celebration!
Category: Nature, Art, Best for Kids

Best For
Kids

Sunday, July 24, 2016

Jul 24

Landmark at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

10:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Marking Socrates Sculpture Park’s 30th anniversary, the park presents Landmark, a series of artist commissions and projects that transforms the land both physically and symbolically.
Category: Accessible, Art, Waterfront
Free!

Jul 24

Wish You Were Here: Vintage Postcards of Pelham Bay and City Island

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Tour bygone places and spaces of the east Bronx through hand-colored postcards, dating to the turn of the 19th century.
Category: Art, History

Jul 24

Plein Air Paintings of the Bartow-Pell Gardens

at Bartow-Pell Mansion Museum (in Pelham Bay Park), Bronx

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Paintings created outdoors capture the changing light and atmospheric mood of the historical landmarks and hidden treasures of the Bartow-Pell gardens and grounds.
Category: Art

Jul 24

Reactionary: An Exploration of Poetry and Place

at Lewis H Latimer House, Queens This is an Accessible location

2:30 p.m.5:00 p.m.
Poetry prompts will be provided in several spaces inside the house and its garden, asking participants to respond to their surroundings.
Category: Art, History, Tours, Talks
Free!

Jul 24

Meet the Artists: Caroline Larsen and Rachael Wren

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

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Both artists, exhibiting in Wave Hill House, discuss their sources, techniques, and how they approach nature through painting.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Monday, July 25, 2016

Jul 25

Exhibition - SPF16: NYC Pools and Beaches in Contemporary Photography

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Celebrate the 2016 summer season with an exhibition of contemporary photography that highlights the city’s most popular warm weather amenities—its public pools and beaches.
Category: Art
Free!

Jul 25

Flora/Fauna/Feathers of Richmond County

at Conference House Park Visitor Center (in Conference House Park), Staten Island This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Come view original images of nature celebrating the natural environment of Staten Island.
Category: Art
Free!

Jul 25

Landmark at Socrates Sculpture Park

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

10:00 a.m.8:00 p.m.
Marking Socrates Sculpture Park’s 30th anniversary, the park presents Landmark, a series of artist commissions and projects that transforms the land both physically and symbolically.
Category: Accessible, Art, Waterfront
Free!

Tuesday, July 26, 2016

Jul 26

Exhibition - SPF16: NYC Pools and Beaches in Contemporary Photography

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Celebrate the 2016 summer season with an exhibition of contemporary photography that highlights the city’s most popular warm weather amenities—its public pools and beaches.
Category: Art
Free!

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