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Viewing 11–20 out of 63 events
from January 24, 2017 to March 22, 2017
in Art (x) category

Friday, January 27, 2017

Jan27

Paint Night

at Recreation Center 54, Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Join us for our first annual paint night. Re-create artwork with a friend and enjoy light refreshments. Participants will reproduce a selected painting using acrylic paint.
Category: Art, Tours
Free!

Saturday, January 28, 2017

Jan28

Fourth Annual Whimsical Winter Wonder...Exhibition

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

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Local and national artists were selected for their interpretation of the theme "A Whimsical Winter Wonder...".
Category: Art, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays
Free!

Best For
Kids
Jan28

Arts, Culture & Fun: Lenape Landscape: Trees as Tonic by Artist Susan Stair

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.
This exhibit of clay castings by Susan Stair forms portraits in trees used by the Lenape Indians for food and medicine.
Category: Art, History
Free!

Jan28

Behind-the-Ropes: Insider’s Tour of the Merchant’s House First in a Series: Changing Tastes in 19th Century Furniture

at Merchant's House Museum, Manhattan

10:30 a.m.12:30 p.m.
We’ll explore in detail the architecture of the 1832 Merchant’s House, one of only 117 buildings designated an interior and exterior landmark in New York.
Category: Art, History, Tours, Food, Talks, Seniors

Jan28

Lunar New Year: New Year’s Day Firecracker Ceremony and Cultural Festival

at Grand Street at Chrystie Street (in Sara D. Roosevelt Park), Manhattan

11:00 a.m.3:30 p.m.
There will be performances, vendors, and giveaways. The main event, the Firecracker Ceremony, is scheduled for noon.
Category: Concerts, Art, Festivals, Best for Kids, Lunar New Year
Free!

Must See
Event
Jan28

Fourth Annual Whimsical Wonder...Closing Reception

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

12:30 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Last chance to see our Whimsical Winter Wonder... Exhibition and meet the artists!
Category: Art
Free!

Jan28

Free Film Screening: The Birth of A Nation

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

1:30 p.m.4:30 p.m.
In celebration of Black History Month and the Martin Luther King Jr. Day, you are cordially invited to a free screening of the 2016 period drama "The Birth of A Nation".
Category: Accessible, Education, Art, Film, History, Black History Month
Free!

Sunday, January 29, 2017

Jan29

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
Free!

Jan29

Concert: Ann Schein, Piano

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Ann Schein is a pianist who “simply reaches right into the heart of whatever she is playing – and creates music so powerful you cannot tear yourself away ."
Category: Concerts, Art

Monday, January 30, 2017

Jan30

Arsenal Gallery Exhibition: The Rhythmic Art of Thread

at Arsenal (in Central Park), Manhattan

9:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
The Rhythmic Art of Thread showcases artists who work in fiber and explore diverse themes of indigenous culture, spirituality, historical events, and icons.
Category: Art, History, Seniors
Free!

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