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Gallery Shows in New York City This Week - March 24-March 31

March 24, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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For art in galleries, from shows to openings to receptions and special events, check out City Guide's calendar listings for New York City. From Chelsea galleries to SoHo galleries to all points in between, we've got comprehensive painting, sculpture, performance art, conceptual art, and photography listings.

Distance and (missed) Connections - Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
March 24, 2019 - Long Island City

Readings and an aritist talk with Negar Ahkami and Cyriaco Lopes

Distance and (missed) Connections - Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
March 24, 2019 - Long Island City

Readings and an aritist talk with Negar Ahkami and Cyriaco Lopes

Nyc Teen Author Festival Kick-Off Event - Strand Book Store
March 24, 2019 - New York

We're excited to be kicking off New York's Teen Author Festival for the third year in a row with a panel of talented young authors! Featured authors include: Kayla Cagan Jimmy Cajoleas Kevin Emerson Amy Ewing Katherine Locke Shawn Sarles Hosted by David Levithan! Join us in the Rare Book Room as we once again kick off NYCTAF! This event is free to attend and copies of the author's books will be available at the event. Please Note: If you want to get a book signed from any of the attending authors, you must purchase any of the featured books at the event.

Flower Show Opening Day - Macy's Herald Square
March 24, 2019 - New York

Join us for Opening Day of Flower Show! Enjoy Ellia Aromatherapy sessions presented by HoMedica in the Home Department beginning at 12PM. Take a trip to Outer Space with Peppa Pig in the Kid's Department at 1PM. Plus, don't forget to stop by our floral seminar with Dreamwork Diva and Men's Suiting event on the 5th Floor. RSVP is required for seminars. Seats are limited. Please check back for details. Events subject to change of cancellation. While time permits.

BIRDING IN PEACE - Green-Wood
March 24, 2019 - Brooklyn

Just because it's winter, doesn't mean that there aren't interesting birds to discover in Green-Wood. For some bird species that migrate south after the breeding season, Brooklyn is their Miami during the cold months. Spend the early morning exploring the cemetery, looking for overwintering waterfowl, nuthatches, woodpeckers, sparrows, finches and any half-hardy birds that decided to stick around. By February we'll see some of the early north-bound birds beginning to trickle back into the area.

Architectural Digest Design Show - Piers 92 & 94
Through March 24, 2019 - NYC

The Architectural Digest Design Show is March 21-24 in NYC at Piers 92 & 94 on the West Side. From gorgeous new designs by emerging talent, to major product premieres by well-known brands, the show is a destination for extraordinary design finds with over 400 brands to discover. Tickets are available online now! General admission tickets Friday through Sunday are $32 online or $45 at the door. VIP Consumer Tickets are $95 and give early access to consumers interested in attending on Thursday (trade day). Admission is complimentary to the design trade with two forms of business credentials via online pre-registration.

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture - The Frick Collection
Through March 24, 2019 - New York

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture is the first major exhibition in the United States to focus on the portraiture of Giovanni Battista Moroni (1520/24–1579/80). A painter of portraits and religious subjects, Moroni is celebrated as an essential figure in the northern Italian tradition of naturalistic painting that includes Leonardo da Vinci, the Carracci, and Caravaggio. This exhibition, shown exclusively at The Frick Collection, brings to light the innovation of the artist, whose role in a larger history of European portraiture has yet to be fully explored. His famous Tailor (National Gallery, London), for example, anticipates by decades the "narrative" portraits of Rembrandt, and his Pace Rivola Spini (Accademia Carrara, Bergamo), arguably the first independent full-length portrait of a standing woman produced in Italy, prefigures the many women that Van Dyck would paint in this format in the following century.

Masterpieces of French Faience: Selections from the Sidney R. Knafel Collection - The Frick Collection
Through March 24, 2019 - New York

The exhibition in the Portico Gallery presents a promised gift to the Frick Collection: seventy-five objects from the collection of Sidney R. Knafel — the finest collection of French faience in private hands — to tell the fascinating and complex history of this particular art form. A feat of great technical achievement, French faience was introduced to Lyon in the second half of the sixteenth century by skilled Italian immigrants — the French word "faience" derives from the northern Italian city of Faenza. Over the next two centuries, production spread throughout the provinces of metropolitan France. The fine decoration of French faience draws inspiration from multiple sources, including Italian maiolica, Asian porcelain, and contemporary engravings. The forms of its platters, bowls, plates, and ewers derive mostly from European ceramics and silver. These influences come together in works of great originality.

Ancestors, Ireland, and Emigration: Irish and Scots-Irish Genealogy - Carnegie Hall
March 25, 2019 - New York

Nearly 10% of Americans identify as having Irish ancestry, and the story of the Irish and Scots-Irish in North America goes back some 300 years. As a result, there are millions of stories of lives changed through migration waiting to be told. Gillian Hunt and Fintan Mullan of the Ulster Historical Foundation can help you to discover your story through this one-day introduction to Irish and Scots-Irish genealogy.

Cecile Richards: Make Trouble - Strand Book Store
March 25, 2019 - New York

From Cecile Richards—president of Planned Parenthood Federation of America and the Planned Parenthood Action Fund for more than a decade, daughter of the late Governor Ann Richards, featured speaker at the Women's March on Washington, and a "heroine of the resistance" (Vogue)—comes a story about learning to lead and make change, based on a lifetime of fighting for women's rights and social justice. Cecile Richards has been an activist since she was taken to the principal's office in seventh grade for wearing an armband in protest of the Vietnam War. She had an extraordinary childhood in ultra-conservative Texas, where her civil rights attorney father and activist mother taught their kids to be troublemakers. In the Richards household, the "dinner table was never for eating—it was for sorting precinct lists." From the time Richards was a girl, she had a front-row seat to observe the rise of women in American politics. She watched her mother, Ann, transform from a housewife to an electrifying force in the Democratic party who made a name for herself as the straight-talking, truth-telling governor of Texas. But Richards also witnessed the pitfalls of public life that are unique to w... (read more)

Brooklyn Poetry Slam - BRIC House
March 25, 2019 - Brooklyn

The Brooklyn Poetry Slam brings together Brooklyn's best slam poets for a monthly gathering of words and wisdom, hosted by poet, activist, and educator Mahogany L. Browne with music by poet and educator DJ Jive Poetic. The Slam is followed by an Open Mic, so come early to sign up and make your voice heard. As Mahogany Browne says, "These poets will make you feel things." Featured poet to be announced.

JCAL Black History Month Presents: PUBLIC ART, Standing Ovation: African Diva Project - Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
Through March 25, 2019 - Jamaica

The outdoor art installation Standing Ovation: African Diva Project in Queens celebrates some of the biggest black female singers in entertainment. Standing Ovation is part of Margaret’s larger ongoing series, The African Diva Project, created to reconnect Black art, music, and performance to its African roots. Standing Ovation is comprised of select figures taken from The African Diva Project, printed to life-size, and installed on the Jamaica Performing Arts Center lawn. “This installation represents a selection of popular African American women soloists whose songs and celebrity have touched many lives. The black women behind these masks are entertainers given high spiritual and ritual significance. As African Divas, they become powerful representatives of changing times shouldered with the support and grace of ancestral Africa.” –Margaret Rose Vendryes

The Feature Is Female: 'Citizen Jane: Battle for the City', Introduced by M - Brooklyn Historical Society
March 26, 2019 - Brooklyn

In the final documentary about inspiring women, retrace urban activist Jane Jacobs's fight to save historic NYC during the redevelopment era of Robert Moses. Opening remarks by President of the Municipal Art Society Elizabeth Goldstein

My First... - The Library at The Williamsburg Hotel
March 26, 2019 - Brooklyn

Journalist Iman Hariri-Kia will lead a conversation with Trinity Mouzon Wofford (CEO and co-founder of Golde), Toby Moskovits (owner of The Williamsburg Hotel), Simone Tong (chef and owner of Little Tong Noodle Shop) and Lauren Bille (co-founder of Cycles + Sex) to discuss the challenges and joys (and everything in between) of starting a business, keeping it afloat, the nuances of different industries, and the congruences they see between disciplines. We'll enjoy bites from The Williamsburg Hotel's executive chef, Nicolas Caicedo, and executive pastry chef, Leah Morrow, as well as wine and cocktails curated by the property's beverage director, Rael Petit.

Anuradha Bhagwati: Unbecoming with Brittney Cooper - Strand Book Store
March 26, 2019 - New York

After a lifetime of buckling to the demands of her strict Indian parents, Anuradha Bhagwati abandons her grad school career in the Ivy League to join the Marines—the fiercest, most violent, most masculine branch of the military—determined to prove herself there in ways she couldn't at home. Yet once training begins, Anuradha's G.I. Jane fantasy is punctured. As a bisexual woman of color in the military, she faces underestimation at every stage, confronting misogyny, racism, and astonishing injustice perpetrated by those in power. Pushing herself beyond her limits, she also wrestles with what exactly drove her to pursue such punishment in the first place. Once her service concludes in 2004, Anuradha courageously vows to take to task the very leaders and traditions that cast such a dark cloud over her time in the Marines. Her efforts result in historic change, including the lifting of the ban on women from pursuing combat roles in the military. A tale of heroic resilience grappling with the timely question of what, exactly, America stands for, Unbecoming is about one woman who learned to believe in herself in spite of everything. It is the kind of story that will light a fire bene... (read more)

Andrei Codrescu: No Time like Now - Strand Book Store
March 26, 2019 - New York

Join us in the 2nd Floor Art Department as author, poet and essayist Andrei Codrescu shares his new collection of poetry No Time Like Now: Poems. See what others are already saying about the new book: "In his newest collection of lyric poems, the brilliant Andrei Codrescu reveals himself yet again as our funniest/saddest contemporary bard. Newly returned to New York, the city of his youth, Codrescu the flâneur observes the daily disjunctions of Manhattan life in all their absurdity. Astonishingly honest, bittersweet, hilarious, and heart-breaking: No Time Like Now is a book you must read!"--Marjorie Perloff, the eminent critic of modern and post-modern American poetry. Among her recent books is the memoir, The Vienna Paradox. "Andrei went there as an adolescent (U.S.); later I came here (France): we have known each other forever. I read his new book no time like now and see how similar (semblable) we remain in a zoo world of cellphone-users with customs. Older ones who have mastered their art are left with the glee of language. These poems also contain plenty of love."--Alice Notley, one of America's greatest living poets. The artist Rudy Burckhardt once wrote that Notley may be... (read more)

Puzzling: The Puzzle And The World - Pioneer Works
March 26, 2019 - Brooklyn

The puzzle is a self-contained thing: an island of logic. The Puzzle and the World extends the mechanism of the puzzle to the world at large, in order to explore the power of naming, narrative, and its ability to erect a reality. When is this deduction useful, futile, humorous or harmful? The character of the camera in pursuit, the person performing bafflement, the conspiracy theorists, the diagnosing doctor, and a melancholic policeman bring us to the series end.

NY Drinks NY Grand Tasting - Rainbow Room
March 26, 2019 - New York

If you've been meaning to take a trip to the wineries of the Finger Lakes, Greater Niagara region, North Fork or the Hudson Valley but haven't had the time, consider letting them come to you instead. The 8th annual NY Drinks NY Grand Tasting will offer over 200 wines from almost 50 wineries across the state at The Rainbow Room, high atop Rockefeller Center. A quintessentially New York institution, the Rainbow Room has welcomed guests for over eight decades in an opulent, glamorous and iconic destination.In addition to wine, there will also be a spread of New York cheeses and charcuterie with artisan breads and sweet butter. In addition to Finger Lakes, Hudson Valley and Long Island wines, you'll also be able to sample some made as far away as the Niagara Escarpment region of Western New York.

Sky Without Stars - Books of Wonder
March 26, 2019 - New York

Three strangers, one shared destiny… When the Last Days came, the planet of Laterre promised hope. A new life for a wealthy French family and their descendants. But five hundred years later, it's now a place where an extravagant elite class reigns supreme; where the clouds hide the stars and the poor starve in the streets; where a rebel group, long thought dead, is resurfacing. Whispers of revolution have begun—a revolution that hinges on three unlikely heroes… Chatine is a street-savvy thief who will do anything to escape the brutal Regime, including spy on Marcellus, the grandson of the most powerful man on the planet. Marcellus is an officer—and the son of a renowned traitor. In training to take command of the military, Marcellus begins to doubt the government he's vowed to serve when his father dies and leaves behind a cryptic message that only one person can read: a girl named Alouette. Alouette is living in an underground refuge, where she guards and protects the last surviving library on the planet. But a shocking murder will bring Alouette to the surface for the first time in twelve years… and plunge Laterre into chaos. All three have a role to play in a dangerous gam... (read more)

KISS - Madison Square Garden
March 27, 2019 - New York

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Clean House, Clear Mind: A Buddhist Monk's Wisdom - Japan Society
March 27, 2019 - New York

Clean your space, and your mind will follow. This is the wisdom Buddhist monk Shoukei Matsumoto seeks to impart in his book, A Monk's Guide to a Clean House and Mind. Sweeping, polishing and tidying may seem like drudgery, but these everyday routines are considered spiritual practices in Buddhism, a reflection of our respect for and interdependence with the world around us. At this talk, Matsumoto explains how we can take cleaning from a chore to a contemplative practice, leading us down the path to inner peace. Followed by a book signing reception.

4-Way Ad-Lib: Katherine Liberovskaya with Shelley Hirsch, Anthony Coleman, and Yoshiko Chuma - Roulette
March 27, 2019 - Boerum Hill

Katherine Liberovskaya's often figurative live video improvisation, draws from a vast database of diverse footage shot since she first owned a video camera in the 1990s, capturing myriad details and fleeting moments of life around her, processed by feedback and dreamy effects, set in motion spontaneous abstract word/voice and sound events by Shelley Hirsch and Anthony Coleman extending into space with Yuko Chuma's dancing… Moving images, text, rhythms, melodies, movements, steps… emerging, merging and colliding, constantly re-shaping each other and the flow of the performance, into 4-dimensional spur-of-the-moment audiovisual "stories".

Jennifer Eberhardt: Biased with Wes Moore - Strand Book Store
March 27, 2019 - New York

You don't have to be racist to be biased. Unconscious bias can be at work without our realizing it, and even when we genuinely wish to treat all people equally, ingrained stereotypes can infect our visual perception, attention, memory, and behavior. This has an impact on education, employment, housing, and criminal justice. In Biased, with a perspective that is at once scientific, investigative, and informed by personal experience, Jennifer Eberhardt offers us insights into the dilemma and a path forward. Eberhardt works extensively as a consultant to law enforcement and as a psychologist at the forefront of this new field. Her research takes place in courtrooms and boardrooms, in prisons, on the street, and in classrooms and coffee shops. She shows us the subtle—and sometimes dramatic—daily repercussions of implicit bias in how teachers grade students, or managers deal with customers. It has an enormous impact on the conduct of criminal justice, from the rapid decisions police officers have to make to sentencing practices in court. Eberhardt's work and her book are both influenced by her own life, and the personal stories she shares emphasize the need for change. She has helped c... (read more)

Senior Socials - Brooklyn Academy of Music
March 27, 2019 - Brooklyn

Celebrate spring with BAM's popular Senior Socials. These free daytime gatherings offer a range of activities, from live music to an art workshop, paired with a light meal.

M4MM NY DICE Mixer & Cannabis Ancillary Business Discussion - Come Back Daily
March 28, 2019 - New York

Join us for a lecture-style networking event hosted by the Minorities for Medical Marijuana, Inc. (M4MM) featuring amazing speakers as well as a great introductory opportunity to meet and connect with current license holders and trailblazing leaders in the community. Learn about the new ancillary businesses that are dominating the market, and get tips on how to obtain a business license to enter and thrive in the rapidly evolving cannabis industry. A must-attend event for anyone looking to gain business knowledge and industry insight into the world of cannabis! Tickets: $25 About MM4M Minorities for Medical Marijuana Inc. is a 501c3 non-profit organization focused on cannabis advocacy, education, and outreach to minority communities throughout the country. The cornerstone of our mission revolves around cannabis public policy, healthcare awareness, business development, and social reform. We are committed to breaking the stigma and change attitudes in communities of color as it relates to medical marijuana. Currently, our organization has a presence in 16 states throughout the country.

JCAL Presents: Spring Into The Arts - Jamaica Arts Center (JAC)
March 29, 2019 - Jamaica

Spring into the Arts is a Sring fundraiser and art auction for Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning (JCAL) All proceeds will go to support JCAL's scholarship fund. The Standing Ovation African Diva figures will be auctioned off during the evening. The Standing Ovation: The African Diva project is created by artist Margaret Rose Vendryes, a site specific public installation for Jamaica Performing Arts Center. With its cultural significance as a central space for the Southeast Queens community to enjoy live performances, JPAC is the perfect home for Vendryes' work. JCAL, who operates JPAC, has been holding space and presenting diverse cultural programs for the last 47 years. As the one and only multi-disciplinary urban arts center in Southeast Queens, JCAL has earned a reputation for showcasing local and international artists and performers, inspiring youth to take an interest in the arts, and creating dynamic multicultural programs that engage all generations and local residents. "The Stand Ovation African Diva Project in commissioned by the Queens Council on the Arts, funded by NYC Regional Economic Development Council in partnership with the New York State Council on the A... (read more)

Self-Love or Narcissism? - Strand Book Store
March 29, 2019 - New York

"Love yourself first," is a common self-help platitude, but what that means is rarely clear, and all too often it evolves into narcissism. Simone de Beauvoir saw narcissism as "a process of alienation: the self is posited as an absolute end, and the subject escapes itself in it." In other words, narcissists set up an image of the self as the central meaning in their life and wallow in it. They escape by losing themselves in their reflection, daydreaming about ideal images of themselves, or doing whatever they can to become the center of attention. Some look for the spotlight on a stage, some turn to social media with dreams of fame and influence. Narcissism is a strategy to make oneself loved and desired by anyone who will look and listen, and can be the very antithesis of self-love. This Olio is about the philosophy of self-love and its darker side, narcissism. We will turn to philosophers including Simone de Beauvoir and bell hooks and discuss questions such as: Is narcissism all bad? When does self-love cross over into narcissism? How do we love ourselves without succumbing to the dangers of narcissism? How does social media, capitalism, and consumerism fuel tendencies towards ... (read more)

The Art of the Condolence Letter - Green-Wood Historic Fund
March 30, 2019 - Brooklyn

We all struggle to find the right words. We want to convey sympathy, admiration, and support. And we want to express ourselves as well as possible. Why not take inspiration from another time? Condolence letters of the nineteenth century, when death was ever present, were mainstays of life—missives of comfort written straight from the heart. Death educator Amy Cunningham will lead a practical guide to crafting messages that heal and knowing what's best left unsaid. Along the way, she'll share condolences written by luminaries including Thomas Jefferson, Emily Dickinson, Queen Victoria, Marcel Proust, and Ernest Hemingway.

WOMEN WHO WALKED AHEAD - Green-Wood Historic Fund
March 30, 2019 - Brooklyn

From the first woman to sing live on radio, Eugenia Farrar to the first black female doctor in New York State, Susan Smith McKinney Steward, this trolley tour celebrates the pioneering women of Green-Wood. Among the many remarkable and inspiring stories you will encounter is that of Caroline Weldon, a widowed Brooklyn artist who traveled to the Dakota Territory to become an assistant and liaison to Sitting Bull (Weldon's story was featured in the 2017 film, "Woman Walks Ahead" starring Jessica Chastain).

Salute to Magic Show, 2019 - Abrons Arts Center Henry Street Settlement
March 30, 2019 - Manhattan

Asi Wind is one of magic's most influential thinkers and performers. Magicians all over the world study and perform his creations. Besides performing full time around the globe in high-end parties and corporate events he also consults for stage and TV shows. He worked on David Blaine's last TV specials on ABC and on Blaine's first live American tour where Asi was also the guest star. Asi created and performed in a sold out off-Broadway show, "Concert of the Mind," and his recent book Repertoire sold out within a few weeks of its publication. Shawn Farquhar is a two-time world champion magician whose fast-paced act encompasses hard core amazement, upbeat comedy, and fun audience participation. His performance also reveals a lifelong emotional connection to magic and he has been described as having "connected the skills of his talent with the passion in his heart." Audiences may recognize Shawn from his recent appearances on Penn & Teller: Fool Us in which he fooled Penn & Teller (twice!). He also stunned Ellen DeGeneres in a recent performance on the Ellen show. Shawn is a winner of magic's most prestigious award, the Grand Prix prize at FISM, the triannual world championship of ma... (read more)

Solar Power(ed) Art - Pioneer Works
March 31, 2019 - Brooklyn

Learn the basics of solar power and a variety of techniques for creating solar powered electronic art. Over the course of this workshop, we will cover basic electronic knowledge, off-grid solar circuit design, and ways to incorporate solar power into kinetic, sound, light, or text-based art. We will also explore a variety of techniques for working with solar panels as sculptural material. Ultimately, participants will build a solar powered art piece and have new insight into incorporating alternative energy into our daily lives through both practical and experimental uses.

Half the Picture: A Feminist Look at the Collection - Brooklyn Museum
Through March 31, 2019 - Brooklyn

Featuring more than 100 works from our collection, Half the Picture: A Feminist Look at the Collection explores a wide range of art-making, focusing on enduring political subjects—encompassing gender, race, and class—that remain relevant today. The exhibition's intersectional feminist framework highlights artworks, in a plurality of voices, that aim to rally support or motivate action on behalf of a cause, or to combat stereotypes and dominant narratives. (This exhibition contains sexually explicit content. Viewer discretion is advised.)

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture - The Frick Collection
Through March 31, 2019 - New York

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture is the first major exhibition in the United States to focus on the portraiture of Giovanni Battista Moroni (1520/24–1579/80). A painter of portraits and religious subjects, Moroni is celebrated as an essential figure in the northern Italian tradition of naturalistic painting that includes Leonardo da Vinci, the Carracci, and Caravaggio. This exhibition, shown exclusively at The Frick Collection, brings to light the innovation of the artist, whose role in a larger history of European portraiture has yet to be fully explored. His famous Tailor (National Gallery, London), for example, anticipates by decades the "narrative" portraits of Rembrandt, and his Pace Rivola Spini (Accademia Carrara, Bergamo), arguably the first independent full-length portrait of a standing woman produced in Italy, prefigures the many women that Van Dyck would paint in this format in the following century.

Masterpieces of French Faience: Selections from the Sidney R. Knafel Collection - The Frick Collection
Through March 31, 2019 - New York

The exhibition in the Portico Gallery presents a promised gift to the Frick Collection: seventy-five objects from the collection of Sidney R. Knafel — the finest collection of French faience in private hands — to tell the fascinating and complex history of this particular art form. A feat of great technical achievement, French faience was introduced to Lyon in the second half of the sixteenth century by skilled Italian immigrants — the French word "faience" derives from the northern Italian city of Faenza. Over the next two centuries, production spread throughout the provinces of metropolitan France. The fine decoration of French faience draws inspiration from multiple sources, including Italian maiolica, Asian porcelain, and contemporary engravings. The forms of its platters, bowls, plates, and ewers derive mostly from European ceramics and silver. These influences come together in works of great originality.

Celebrate Women's Month with Urban Zen - Urban Zen
Through April 07, 2019 - New York

Celebrate Women’s Month at Urban Zen with a group exhibition curated by Mashonda Tifrere. Featuring female visual artists encompassing a mix of styles from street art to abstract painting, hyper-realism and portraiture. The exhibition will take place from March 8th to April 7th.

Women Forward, Part 2: Innovative Women - Williamsburg Art & Historical Center
Through April 07, 2019 - Brooklyn

We are pleased to announce the upcoming show, “Women Forward, Part 2: Innovative Women” Presenting 21 outstanding women artists with diverse cultural background, heritages, and nationalities, this exhibition showcases works that are extraordinary, eye-opening, and inspiring. March is “National Women’s History Month,” which highlights the contribution of women to both contemporary society and historical events. There are quite a few celebratory events to honor women all over the city and the nation every March, including in the art world. These events are encouraging and powerful. In March 2009, we presented “Women Forward,” a special show celebrating women artists, along with a full exhibition catalogue. Ten years later, we are looking forward to holding another show focused on the achievements of women artists. Over the years, the WAH Center has shown a great number of women artists who work in traditional mediums or manners. These works, whether they are painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, etc, are superbly executed and we are proud to be able to show them. For this exciting show the WAH Center is celebrating innovative women artists whose works express uniqu... (read more)

Le Board presents...INDIRA CESARINE x NEON Exhibit - Le Board
Through April 13, 2019 - New York

You are invited to the Opening Reception of the INDIRA CESARINE x NEON Exhibit, presented by Le Board. Le Board is redefining the rules of retail by creating an immersive space where entertainment meets fashion through innovation. OPENING RECEPTION: DATE: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14TH TIME: 5pm - 8pm LOCATION: Le Board (800B 5th Avenue, New York, NY) Cocktails by McQueen and The Violet Fog + Mi Campo Heart chakra opening elixirs with CBD oil Spiritual readings from With Love, Co. And much more ...

Homage to Karl Lagerfeld: 30 Years of Photography - Galerie Gmurzynska
Through April 27, 2019 - New York

Since our first exhibition in 1996 of his fine-art photography, Karl has continuously and fearlessly explored the avant-garde of photographic processes; combining his compositional eye with his keen interest in the lost histories of the medium. His deep knowledge of art history has always been clearly illustrated in fresh ways throughout his oeuvre, while creating his own unique processes that will continue their influence on photography and art in general. The gallery is open to the public, Monday-Saturday 10-6.

Homage to Karl Lagerfeld: 30 Years of Photography - Galerie Gmurzynska
Through April 27, 2019 - New York

Since our first exhibition in 1996 of his fine-art photography, Karl has continuously and fearlessly explored the avant-garde of photographic processes; combining his compositional eye with his keen interest in the lost histories of the medium. His deep knowledge of art history has always been clearly illustrated in fresh ways throughout his oeuvre, while creating his own unique processes that will continue their influence on photography and art in general. The gallery is open to the public, Monday-Saturday 10-6.

Homage to Karl Lagerfeld: 30 Years of Photography - Galerie Gmurzynska
Through April 27, 2019 - New York

Since our first exhibition in 1996 of his fine-art photography, Karl has continuously and fearlessly explored the avant-garde of photographic processes; combining his compositional eye with his keen interest in the lost histories of the medium. His deep knowledge of art history has always been clearly illustrated in fresh ways throughout his oeuvre, while creating his own unique processes that will continue their influence on photography and art in general. The gallery is open to the public, Monday-Saturday 10-6.

Homage to Karl Lagerfeld: 30 Years of Photography - Galerie Gmurzynska
Through April 27, 2019 - New York

Since our first exhibition in 1996 of his fine-art photography, Karl has continuously and fearlessly explored the avant-garde of photographic processes; combining his compositional eye with his keen interest in the lost histories of the medium. His deep knowledge of art history has always been clearly illustrated in fresh ways throughout his oeuvre, while creating his own unique processes that will continue their influence on photography and art in general. The gallery is open to the public, Monday-Saturday 10-6.

Homage to Karl Lagerfeld: 30 Years of Photography - Galerie Gmurzynska
Through April 27, 2019 - New York

Since our first exhibition in 1996 of his fine-art photography, Karl has continuously and fearlessly explored the avant-garde of photographic processes; combining his compositional eye with his keen interest in the lost histories of the medium. His deep knowledge of art history has always been clearly illustrated in fresh ways throughout his oeuvre, while creating his own unique processes that will continue their influence on photography and art in general. The gallery is open to the public, Monday-Saturday 10-6.

Homage to Karl Lagerfeld: 30 Years of Photography - Galerie Gmurzynska
Through April 27, 2019 - New York

Since our first exhibition in 1996 of his fine-art photography, Karl has continuously and fearlessly explored the avant-garde of photographic processes; combining his compositional eye with his keen interest in the lost histories of the medium. His deep knowledge of art history has always been clearly illustrated in fresh ways throughout his oeuvre, while creating his own unique processes that will continue their influence on photography and art in general. The gallery is open to the public, Monday-Saturday 10-6.

Julie Shelton Snyder Opening - The Gallery at W83
Through April 28, 2019 - New York

Meditation and stillness are the themes of Julie Shelton Snyder’s show, “now we will count to twelve”, inspired by her residency at the foot of Mount Fuji. Celebrate the opening at the Gallery at W83 (150 West 83rd) on March 5 from 6:30-8:30 pm.

One: Do Ho Suh - Brooklyn Museum
Through May 05, 2019 - Brooklyn

Visitors will be able to walk within the installation Saturdays and Sundays during our regular public hours. At a time of mass global migration, the loss of leaving one's native country and searching for a permanent home have become universal issues. One: Do Ho Suh features a single, large-scale work by Korean-born artist Do Ho Suh, whose work engages with migration and cultural displacement. The Perfect Home II is a full-scale re-creation of the artist's former apartment in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City and his home for 19 years. Visitors are invited to walk through the hand-sewn, translucent fabric replica, which includes details such as light fixtures, radiators, and even an intercom.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving - Brooklyn Museum
Through May 12, 2019 - Brooklyn

Purchase advance tickets through Showclix. Timed tickets are for a specific date and time. Untimed tickets are for use at any time on a specific date. Advance ticket purchase strongly recommended. Same-day, on-site tickets are timed, offered on a first-come, first-serve basis, and sell out quickly each day. Members are encouraged to reserve their complimentary tickets in advance.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co Gallery
Through May 15, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

HSA Department Of Art & Design Presents INTERWOVEN - HSA Gallery
Through May 25, 2019 - New York

The Harlem School of the Arts with curator and Director of Art & Design, Adrienne Elise Tarver, proudly presents, “INTERWOVEN,” an exhibition featuring the work of artists Sedrick and Letitia Huckaby. This unique exhibition presents married couple, Sedrick and Letitia Huckaby’s work side-by-side highlighting their individual and mutual interests in the ties that bind generations in the black community. Textiles play a large role in these recent bodies of work, as they have in the histories of the black community in America. From the cotton picked in southern plantations to the intricate patchwork quilts made from scraps of old clothes, there’s resilience and resourcefulness that is woven into the threads of black history in the United States. Letitia presents work from her series “40 Acres...Gumbo Ya Ya,” referencing the unfulfilled promise of land to formerly enslaved individuals in post-civil-war America, and the Cajun phrase meaning everybody is talking at once. She stretches images of rural Louisiana, Mississippi, and Texas printed on fabric over embroidery hoops, referencing domestic work and handmaid heirlooms which cultivate sentimental value over generations instead ... (read more)

Eric N. Mack: Lemme Walk Across the Room - Brooklyn Museum
Through July 07, 2019 - Brooklyn

Lemme walk across the room, the first New York City solo exhibition by the emerging artist Eric N. Mack, transforms the Museum's Great Hall with a site-responsive installation of new and existing textile-based works hung, mounted, and draped in conversation with the classical architecture of the space. Mack's work explodes the boundaries of painting, sculpture, and fashion, dynamically reflecting and framing the rich visual experiences of the everyday.

Gretchen Bender: So Much Deathless - Red Bull Arts
Through July 28, 2019 - New York

Red Bull Arts New York is proud to present Gretchen Bender: So Much Deathless, the first posthumous retrospective of the life and work of the influential, multi-disciplinary artist. Opening to the public on March 6, 2019, and remaining on view until July 28, the ambitious exhibition returns the spotlight to one of contemporary art's most prescient figures, detailing her historic importance and contemporary relevance. Gretchen Bender (1951-2004) was a pioneering artist who worked across video, sculpture, computer graphics, photography, print and installation to interrogate the accelerated age of mass media. Moving to New York in 1978, Bender quickly fell in with the Post-Pictures Generation scene, centered around the artist-run gallery Nature Morte, as well as a milieu of artist and performers connected to The Kitchen. She befriended and collaborated with such figures as artists Robert Longo and Cindy Sherman, the choreographers Bill T. Jones and Arnie Zane, and musicians Stuart Argabright and Vernon Reid. Building upon techniques developed in her years running a feminist-Marxist screen-printing collective in Washington, D.C., Bender's early two-dimensional work, made in New York, ... (read more)

Kwang Young Chun: Aggregations - Brooklyn Museum
Through July 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

South Korean artist Kwang Young Chun combines hundreds of paper-wrapped parcels to create sculptural compositions, called Aggregations, that look like crystal formations, asteroids, or the surface of the moon. The Aggregations are simultaneously Space Age and nostalgic, beautiful and violent, powerful and fragile. They draw on the artist's training in abstract painting as well as memories of his childhood, when Korean apothecaries sold medicine in similar little bundles.

One: Egungun - Brooklyn Museum
Through August 18, 2019 - Brooklyn

Stephanie and Tim Ingrassia Gallery of Contemporary Art, 4th Floor

Hogarth: Cruelty and Humor - The Morgan Library & Museum
Through September 22, 2019 - Manhattan

The satirical scenes of the celebrated English artist William Hogarth (1697–1764) are iconic representations of eighteenth-century urban life at a time of great socio-economic disparity. An academic outsider and an activist, Hogarth was driven to innovate, creating new genres and modes of expression in his painting, printmaking, and drawing in his effort to elevate the status of British art. This exhibition will investigate the ways the artist used humor, satire, and political commentary to engage a broad audience and agitate for legislation and political goals. The exhibition features the Morgan's exceptional cache of six sheets preparatory for two of Hogarth's most revered print series, both issued in February 1751: Beer Street and Gin Lane and The Four Stages of Cruelty. The story of Hogarth's images reveal an artist who addressed the ills and injustices of life in a modern metropolis, exploring the connections between violence, crime, alcohol abuse, and cruelty to animals in ways that would amuse, occasionally shock, and edify his audience.

TheNYCGrind presents The Ultra Art Bash - Covert Station
Through December 16, 2019 - Ridgewood

Bringing over 700 beautiful attendees, TheNYCGrind has grown to become one of NYCs most anticipated Art and Creative Event. From artists to rappers to poets and LED hoolahoopers, we bring creative Grinders from all spectrums of the art world and give a platform to network, sell art and party at the same time. Come be inspired by the movement that started out in a basement, and now packs warehouses! Be prepared for: -Over 70 up and coming Tri-State artists displayed on our walls -NYCs dopest performers -Live Art and Body painting -Live DJ and musical sets -Some of NYCs most unique artists and much much more!

TheNYCGrind presents The Ultra Art Bash - Covert Station
Through December 16, 2019 - Ridgewood

Bringing over 700 beautiful attendees, TheNYCGrind has grown to become one of NYCs most anticipated Art and Creative Event. From artists to rappers to poets and LED hoolahoopers, we bring creative Grinders from all spectrums of the art world and give a platform to network, sell art and party at the same time. Come be inspired by the movement that started out in a basement, and now packs warehouses! Be prepared for: -Over 70 up and coming Tri-State artists displayed on our walls -NYCs dopest performers -Live Art and Body painting -Live DJ and musical sets -Some of NYCs most unique artists and much much more!

Fine Art Auction October 20 and 27 – Works by Leading Artists of the Salmagundi Club - Salmagundi Club
Through October 28, 2107 - New York

The Salmagundi Club, a leading center for fine artists presents its annual fall auctions. Auctions will be held on October 20 and 27, 2017 at 8:00 p.m., at the Club’s historic brownstone mansion at 47 Fifth Avenue, New York City. To view the art online and bid now, visit liveauctioneers.com and search for Salmagundi.

“I AM CULTURE” 30 Day Art Exhibition by Shakimono - The Boogie Down Grind Cafe
Through December 06, 2918 - Bronx

Shakimono is debuting as an official artist and hand painted fashion designer with her new and upcycled wearable art! Formerly homeless, this artist developed her craft while living in a Bronx homeless shelter. She battled with depression, ptsd, and even contemplated suicide due to the circumstances of homelessness. She’s now celebrating her 3rd year anniversary of having an apartment with her art exhibition debut, “I AM CULTURE “ NOVEMBER 6th-DECEMBER 6th at the Boogie Down Grind Cafe in Hunts Point. All items are available for purchase! Come out and meet the artist, hear the story, and see the message at her FREE opening reception, which is sponsored by The Bronx Brewery, SATURDAY NOVEMBER 17TH 2018 6pm-9pm

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