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Viewing 11–20 out of 294 events
from July 29, 2016 to December 31, 2016
in Art (x) category

Saturday, July 30, 2016

Jul 30

Saturday Sculpture Workshops

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Participants will work with a different artist each week, exploring innovative art mediums and a variety of subject matter.
Category: Arts & Crafts, Education, Art, Best for Kids, Waterfront
Free!

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Jul 30

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 30

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 30

Young Dancemakers Company

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
For a debut performance at Socrates Sculpture Park, teen dancers from the Young Dancemakers Company will present original danceworks as part of their citywide tour.
Category: Dance, Art, Waterfront
Free!

Jul 30

Meet the Artists: Amie Cunat and Joiri Minaya

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Meet Sunroom Project Space artists Amie Cunat and Joiri Minaya.
Category: Art, Talks
Free!

Jul 30

Le Petit Art-Still Life Water Colors

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

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Create miniature works of art (4"x6") or less using multiple mediums like acrylic paint, water color, pastel, pencil, ink, and surfaces like wood, canvas, paper, metal, and glass.
Category: Art
Free!

Jul 30

Suite Summer Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park, Queens

3:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
The free, site-specific performances will invite the audience to rove around the park and participate in an immersive dance experience.
Category: Dance, Art, Waterfront
Free!

Jul 30

Ladies of the Bronx: Herstory

at Mildred T. Rhodebeck Garden (Garden of Eden), Bronx This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Bronx Graffiti Art Gallery & Hush Hip Hop Tours will bring color to the garden with Herstory, a visual celebration of woman graffiti writers' and artists' contributions to NYC graffiti.
Category: Accessible, Art, History
Free!

Sunday, July 31, 2016

Jul 31

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 31

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

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