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You don't need to go to one of NYC's many museums or art galleries to see a masterpiece. Art exhibits are on display in public spaces throughout the city. Most of these exhibits are temporary though, so be sure to catch them while they're on display.

Art Events

Thursday, September 29, 2016

Sep 29

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Friday, September 30, 2016

Sep 30

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Sep 30

Open Mic Night in the Garden

at Merchant's House Museum , Manhattan

6:30 p.m.8:30 p.m.
Come to share your work or simply enjoy.

Saturday, October 1, 2016

Oct 1

FLOW.16 Art Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Come meet the artists and hear more about their inspirations and challenges in creating unique pieces of outdoor public art.
Free!

Oct 1

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 1

Friend's of Straus Park's Art in the Park

at Straus Park , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.5:00 p.m.
Join the Friends of Straus Park's Art in the Park event to participate in celebrating art, including painting, photography, jewelry, and clothes.
Free!

Oct 1

Isca Greenfield-Sanders: Playground Parachutes Public Art Exhibit Opening

at Vesuvio Playground , Manhattan

10:30 a.m.12:00 p.m.
This event celebrates the opening of "Playground Parachutes," a new public art installation by artist Isca Greenfield-Sanders.
Free!

Oct 1

Third Annual Fall Festival

at Dyckman Farmhouse Museum (in Dyckman House Museum) , Manhattan

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Celebrate the harvest season! This festival for all will feature cider pressing, puppet making, face painting, live jazz, and a tasting with Dyckman Beer.
Free!

Oct 1

Arts, Culture & Fun: Doodle to Da Beat Bronx

at Williamsbridge Oval Recreation Center (in Williamsbridge Oval) , Bronx

1:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
This art workshop will help you learn how to distress from everyday life pressure through doodling. No prior knowledge of drawing is needed. Beginners are welcome. Supplies will be…
Free!

Oct 1

FLOW.16 Art Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come meet the artists and hear more about their inspirations and challenges in creating unique pieces of outdoor public art.
Free!

Sunday, October 2, 2016

Oct 2

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 2

Hike and Draw

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Focusing in on nature and transferring it to paper can be a calming and meditative process.
Free!

Tuesday, October 4, 2016

Oct 4

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 4

Arts, Culture & Fun: Franklin: Printer/Writer, Scientist/Inventor, Politician/Statesman

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.
In this gallery exhibition, meet Franklin, the man, and his ideas and achievements.
Free!

Wednesday, October 5, 2016

Oct 5

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Thursday, October 6, 2016

Oct 6

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 6

Art Workshop Series Begins: Garden Portraits

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

10:00 a.m.1:00 p.m.
Using the grounds and gardens of Wave Hill as an outdoor portrait studio, students practice the fundamentals of lighting while using photography in formal and informal ways.

Friday, October 7, 2016

Oct 7

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Saturday, October 8, 2016

Oct 8

Fort Tryon Kids Art: Sketching and Painting Fall Foliage

at Billings Lawn south (in Fort Tryon Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Peek into the science of trees and learn about the different parts of a leaf through sketching, leaf rubbing, and painting with water colors.
Free!

Best For
Kids
Oct 8

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 8

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Sunday, October 9, 2016

Oct 9

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 9

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 9

Hike and Draw

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Focusing in on nature and transferring it to paper can be a calming and meditative process.
Free!

Monday, October 10, 2016

Oct 10

It's My Park at Tompkinsville Park

at Tompkinsville Park , Staten Island

11:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
We are looking for volunteers to help beautify the park and assist in planting some bulbs. There will also be a celebration through art, performances, and a chess tournament.
Free!

Tuesday, October 11, 2016

Oct 11

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 11

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 11

Arts, Culture & Fun: Franklin: Printer/Writer, Scientist/Inventor, Politician/Statesman

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.
In this gallery exhibition, meet Franklin, the man, and his ideas and achievements.
Free!

Oct 11

Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant Information Session - Brooklyn

at The Magnolia Tree Earth Center of Bedford Stuyvesant , Brooklyn  This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
The Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant will support the creation of artworks by New York City-based emerging artists for 10 designated properties.
Free!

Wednesday, October 12, 2016

Oct 12

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 12

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 12

Arts, Culture & Fun: Painting Workshop hosted by the Art Students League

at Tony Dapolito Recreation Center , Manhattan

6:00 p.m.8:00 p.m.
Participants will learn how to paint from observation, plus basics about materials, color mixing, and composition. You'll get to take home your painting!
Free!

Oct 12

Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant Information Session - Staten Island

at Staten Island Arts , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
The Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant will support the creation of artworks by New York City-based emerging artists for 10 designated properties.
Free!

Thursday, October 13, 2016

Oct 13

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 13

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 13

Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant Information Session - Queens

at Queens Museum of Art (in Flushing Meadows Corona Park) , Queens

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant will support the creation of artworks by New York City-based emerging artists for 10 designated properties.
Free!

Friday, October 14, 2016

Oct 14

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 14

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Saturday, October 15, 2016

Oct 15

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 15

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 15

Arts, Culture & Fun: Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month in the Heights

at J. Hood Wright Recreation Center (in J. Hood Wright Park) , Manhattan

10:00 a.m.4:00 p.m.
Join us as we celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with music, dance, performances, art, and more!
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 15

Culture & Arts Festival

at Morris-Jumel Mansion (in Roger Morris Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Morris-Jumel Mansion's annual CAFe celebrates the uniquely diverse arts and culture of New York, from Broadway performers to authors to craft artisans to local restaurants.
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 15

Discover Bartow-Pell Day

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

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Enjoy mansion and carriage house tours by costumed docents, as well as family activities, including garden walks, wigwam explorations, trail hikes, and children’s crafts.
Free!

Sunday, October 16, 2016

Oct 16

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 16

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 16

Hike and Draw

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Focusing in on nature and transferring it to paper can be a calming and meditative process.
Free!

Oct 16

Sunday Salon: Jill Freedman

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

5:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
Get up close and personal with NYC’s great street photographers in this new series of talks led by the museum’s curator Paul Moakley.

Monday, October 17, 2016

Oct 17

Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant Information Session - Bronx

at The Bronx Museum of the Arts , Bronx

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
The Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant will support the creation of artworks by New York City-based emerging artists for 10 designated properties.
Free!

Tuesday, October 18, 2016

Oct 18

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 18

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Wednesday, October 19, 2016

Oct 19

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 19

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Thursday, October 20, 2016

Oct 20

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 20

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 20

Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant Information Session - Manhattan

at The Arsenal (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.7:00 p.m.
The Art in the Parks: UNIQLO Park Expressions Grant will support the creation of artworks by New York City-based emerging artists for 10 designated properties.
Free!

Oct 20

The Altered Landscape: A Talk by Paul Moakley

at Staten Island Arts , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

7:00 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Join Freshkills Park for a talk by Paul Moakley on the history of the human-altered landscape through photography from 1960 to present.
Free!

Friday, October 21, 2016

Oct 21

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 21

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Saturday, October 22, 2016

Oct 22

Workshop: A Photowalk in Rosebank with Christine Osinski

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Christine Osinski will lead a photowalk through Staten Island’s Rosebank neighborhood.
Free!

Oct 22

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 22

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 22

Nature and Art of Central Park

at West 72nd and Central Park West (in Central Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

11:00 a.m.12:30 p.m.
Join our Urban Park Rangers on a walk through the park to learn more about the art and nature of one of our most popular parks.
Free!

Sunday, October 23, 2016

Oct 23

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 23

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 23

Hike and Draw

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Focusing in on nature and transferring it to paper can be a calming and meditative process.
Free!

Tuesday, October 25, 2016

Oct 25

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 25

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Wednesday, October 26, 2016

Oct 26

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 26

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Thursday, October 27, 2016

Oct 27

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 27

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Friday, October 28, 2016

Oct 28

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 28

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Saturday, October 29, 2016

Oct 29

FLOW.16 Art Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.11:30 a.m.
Come meet the artists and hear more about their inspirations and challenges in creating these unique pieces of outdoor public art.
Free!

Oct 29

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 29

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 29

Halloween Harvest Festival

at Socrates Sculpture Park , Queens

11:00 a.m.3:00 p.m.
The festival will feature costume-making, a collaborative sculpture workshop, face painting, festive music, circus food favorites, circus acts, and more.
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 29

From Poe's Porch

at Edgar Allan Poe Cottage (in Poe Park) , Bronx

12:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
The Bronx County Historical Society and Bronx Council on the Arts presents a new social justice-driven poetry reading and workshop series at Poe Park.
Free!

Must See
Event
Oct 29

FLOW.16 Art Tour

at Touchdown of the 103rd Street Footbridge (in Randall's Island Park) , Manhattan  This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.3:30 p.m.
Come meet the artists and hear more about their inspirations and challenges in creating unique pieces of outdoor public art.
Free!

Oct 29

Meet the Artist: Denise Treizman

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

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Denise Treizman’s playful sculptural installation emphasizes the throwaway culture prevalent today, juxtaposing vestiges of urban culture with the natural environment surrounding the gallery.
Free!

Sunday, October 30, 2016

Oct 30

Scarecrows: From Heartland to Horror

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
Sculptor and artist Ray Villafane returns to New York Botanical Garden to create an original installation that explores the evolution of the scarecrow in the United States.

Oct 30

Kiku: The Art of the Japanese Garden

at The New York Botanical Garden , Bronx  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.6:00 p.m.
The chrysanthemum, kiku in Japanese, is the most celebrated of all Japanese fall-flowering plants, and hundreds of meticulously trained kiku will be on display.

Oct 30

Hike and Draw

at Van Cortlandt Nature Center (in Van Cortlandt Park) , Bronx

2:00 p.m.3:00 p.m.
Focusing in on nature and transferring it to paper can be a calming and meditative process.
Free!

Saturday, November 5, 2016

Nov 5

Workshop: Portrait Photography

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

10:00 a.m.12:00 p.m.
Enrich your basic understanding of photography, focusing on composition, lighting, gesture, and selecting backgrounds.

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Nov 12

Vintage Camera Day

at Alice Austen House Museum (in Alice Austen Park) , Staten Island  This is an Accessible location

12:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Marvel at the art of photography with hands on demonstrations and displays of vintage cameras.
Free!

Nov 12

Arts, Culture & Fun; SET UP & POSE! Studio Lighting Photo Workshop

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

2:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Participants will learn basic techniques of studio photography lighting and setting up equipment for a portrait shoot. Everyone will get to pose for their portrait and experience the…
Free!

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