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Painting in Italy During the Risorgimento Presented at Garibaldi-Meucci Museum, 4/22Painting in Italy During the Risorgimento Presented at Garibaldi-Meucci Museum, 4/22
April 03, 2014

On Sunday, April 27 at 2 p.m. Staten Island Museum Art Curator Robert Bunkin will present 'I Macchiaioli: Painting in Italy During the Risorgimento.' (more...)


5: COME TO YOUR SENSES to Open 3/6 at Fountain Gallery5: COME TO YOUR SENSES to Open 3/6 at Fountain Gallery
March 03, 2014

Fountain Gallery, located at 702 Ninth Avenue and representing artists with mental illness, announces the upcoming opening of '5: Come to Your Senses.' This group show of more than 40 artworks that in... (more...)


1st International Biennial of Contemporary Art, CARTAGENA DE INDIAS, COLOMBIA Opens Today1st International Biennial of Contemporary Art, CARTAGENA DE INDIAS, COLOMBIA Opens Today
February 07, 2014

#1: Cartagena, an exhibition of contemporary art with both international and national artists, is a Biennial created with the idea of further enhancing Cartagena's image as a significant cultural cent... (more...)


Jewish Museum's The Wind Up Series to Continue 1/30Jewish Museum's The Wind Up Series to Continue 1/30
January 15, 2014

The Jewish Museum presents the next event in its popular The Wind Up series, after-hours events featuring art, live music, activities, and an open bar, with Bright Winter Night on Thursday, January 30... (more...)


The Fountain Gallery Presents TEXTING, Now thru 2/26The Fountain Gallery Presents TEXTING, Now thru 2/26
January 09, 2014

Fountain Gallery, located at 702 Ninth Avenue in New York City and representing artists with mental illness, announces the exhibition TEXTING. This group show of artworks incorporating text will be on... (more...)


The Fountain Gallery Presents TEXTING, 1/9-2/26The Fountain Gallery Presents TEXTING, 1/9-2/26
January 06, 2014

Fountain Gallery, located at 702 Ninth Avenue in New York City and representing artists with mental illness, announces the exhibition TEXTING. This group show of artworks incorporating text will be on... (more...)


Jewish Museum to Host Pattern Palooza Family Day, 1/26Jewish Museum to Host Pattern Palooza Family Day, 1/26
January 02, 2014

The Jewish Museum is presenting Pattern Palooza Family Day, a fun-filled multi-generational event celebrating the exhibition threeASFOUR: MER KA BA on Sunday, January 26 from 12 noon to 4pm. Activiti... (more...)


1st International Biennial of Contemporary Art, CARTAGENA DE INDIAS, COLOMBIA Opens 2/71st International Biennial of Contemporary Art, CARTAGENA DE INDIAS, COLOMBIA Opens 2/7
December 31, 2013

#1: Cartagena, an exhibition of contemporary art with both international and national artists, is a Biennial created with the idea of further enhancing Cartagena's image as a significant cultural cent... (more...)


Garibaldi-Meucci Museum to Celebrate Italian Christmas Traditions, 12/15Garibaldi-Meucci Museum to Celebrate Italian Christmas Traditions, 12/15
December 01, 2013

On Sunday, December 15, the Garibaldi-Meucci Museum will host a day of holiday celebration. Beginning with Christmas Breakfast Buffet at 11:30 a.m., the day will include games and treats for the whol... (more...)


Joe's Pub at The Public Hosts Live Draw Concert for Visual Artists TonightJoe's Pub at The Public Hosts Live Draw Concert for Visual Artists Tonight
November 19, 2013

As part of its ongoing 15th anniversary season celebrating the best in live music and performance nightly, Joe's Pub at The Public is hosting an open-call for visual artists to submit their sketchbook... (more...)


Fountain Gallery to Open SMALL WORKS: $100 & UNDER, 11/14Fountain Gallery to Open SMALL WORKS: $100 & UNDER, 11/14
November 11, 2013

Fountain Gallery, located at 702 Ninth Avenue in New York City and representing artists with mental illness, announces the exhibition SMALL WORKS: $100 & UNDER, featuring 150 original 5”x7” artworks p... (more...)


New Museum Launches Incubator for Art, Technology, & Design at 231 BoweryNew Museum Launches Incubator for Art, Technology, & Design at 231 Bowery
October 26, 2013

Lisa Phillips, Toby Devan Lewis Director of the New Museum, announced today that the institution is launching an incubator for art, technology, and design that will be a first for the museum field. Op... (more...)


Bloomberg Grants The Metropolitan Museum of Art the Right to Charge Mandatory Entrance FeesBloomberg Grants The Metropolitan Museum of Art the Right to Charge Mandatory Entrance Fees
October 25, 2013

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that at the City's request it has signed an amendment to its 1878 lease with the City of New York. The new amendment confirms and continues the 42-year-l... (more...)


The Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces New Lease Agreement with the City of New YorkThe Metropolitan Museum of Art Announces New Lease Agreement with the City of New York
October 25, 2013

The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that at the City's request it has signed an amendment to its 1878 lease with the City of New York. The new amendment confirms and continues the 42-year-l... (more...)


The Met and City of New York Sign New Lease Agreement Confirming Longstanding Admissions PolicyThe Met and City of New York Sign New Lease Agreement Confirming Longstanding Admissions Policy
October 24, 2013

(New York, October 24, 2013)—The Metropolitan Museum of Art announced today that at the City's request it has signed an amendment to its 1878 lease with the City of New York. The new amendment confir... (more...)


Joe's Pub at The Public Announces Live Draw Concert for Visual Artists, 11/19Joe's Pub at The Public Announces Live Draw Concert for Visual Artists, 11/19
October 21, 2013

As part of its ongoing 15th anniversary season celebrating the best in live music and performance nightly, Joe's Pub at The Public is hosting an open-call for visual artists to submit their sketchbook... (more...)


Joyce Carol Oates, Kenneth E. Silver & More Featured in November Programs at Jewish MuseumJoyce Carol Oates, Kenneth E. Silver & More Featured in November Programs at Jewish Museum
October 21, 2013

The Jewish Museum's extensive program offerings in November will include celebrated author Joyce Carol Oates in conversation with NPR book critic Alan Cheuse; an interactive performance conceived by i... (more...)


Mariko Mori's REBIRTH Opens at Japan Society Gallery TodayMariko Mori's REBIRTH Opens at Japan Society Gallery Today
October 11, 2013

Today, October 11, Japan Society Gallery unveils an ambitious solo exhibition of works produced by the internationally acclaimed artist Mariko Mori over the course of the last decade, including an imp... (more...)


Fran Siegel and The Language of Painting, Opening October 18th at Lesley Heller WorkspaceFran Siegel and The Language of Painting, Opening October 18th at Lesley Heller Workspace
October 10, 2013

Fran Siegel, 'Plans and Interruptions' has announced its Opening Reception: Friday, October 18th, 6-8pm and will run October 18 - December 1, 2013 (more...)


FABnyc to Host Bi-Annual Load OUT!, 11/2FABnyc to Host Bi-Annual Load OUT!, 11/2
October 09, 2013

On Saturday, November 2, 2013, Fourth Arts Block (FABnyc) will host its seventh Load OUT! - a twice yearly 'riot' of repurposing and recycling activities. FABnyc will gather gently used materials fro... (more...)


Garibaldi-Meucci Museum Hosts Gregory Perillo Exhibition TodayGaribaldi-Meucci Museum Hosts Gregory Perillo Exhibition Today
September 28, 2013

“What I paint is real life, life not confused and corrupted by human progress—children, wild animals, unspoiled peoples. Maybe they won't be around much longer, and maybe I?can hold on to some of that... (more...)


Chicago's EXPO ART WEEK Kicks Off TodayChicago's EXPO ART WEEK Kicks Off Today
September 17, 2013

EXPO CHICAGO, The International Exposition of Contemporary & Modern Art, in conjunction with Choose Chicago and Chicago's Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events(DCASE), present EXPO ART WEE... (more...)


Mariko Mori's REBIRTH Opens at Japan Society Gallery, 10/11 - 1/12Mariko Mori's REBIRTH Opens at Japan Society Gallery, 10/11 - 1/12
September 11, 2013

On Friday October 11, Japan Society Gallery unveils an ambitious solo exhibition of works produced by the internationally acclaimed artist Mariko Mori over the course of the last decade, including an ... (more...)


Fountain Gallery to Open INTO CENTRAL PARK Exhibit, 9/12Fountain Gallery to Open INTO CENTRAL PARK Exhibit, 9/12
September 06, 2013

Fountain Gallery, located at 702 Ninth Avenue in New York City and representing artists with mental illness, announces the solo exhibition INTO CENTRAL PARK: Photographs by Leonard Aschenbrand, which ... (more...)


Garibaldi-Meucci Museum Hosts Gregory Perillo Exhibition, 9/28Garibaldi-Meucci Museum Hosts Gregory Perillo Exhibition, 9/28
September 06, 2013

“What I paint is real life, life not confused and corrupted by human progress—children, wild animals, unspoiled peoples. Maybe they won't be around much longer, and maybe I?can hold on to some of that... (more...)





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