7 Galleries to Check Out Soon!

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7 Galleries to Check Out Soon!

Abstract Expressionist New York is currently being exhibited at the Museum of Modern Art (MoMA). The exhibit explores the achievements and masterpieces of artists during the 1950s. Abstract Expressionist New York will be showing until April 25, 2011. For more information please visit: http://www.moma.org/visit/calendar/exhibitions/1098

California artist, Samantha Lu, will have her work displayed at Chelsea’s Agora Gallery beginning Tuesday, January 11, 2011 through February 1, 2011. Samantha Lu is an abstract artist who finds inspiration through nature and uses a variety of brushes and tools to create unique textures. For more information please visit: http://www.agora-gallery.com/ArtistInvite/samantha_lu.aspx

The National Arts Clubs will hold their annual Pai 7th Photography Exhibit reception on January 12, 2011. The exhibit is comprised of over 150 photographic prints representing more than sixty photographers as well as over twenty photographs taken by children mentored by PAI members. The exhibit is open until January 28, 2011.  For more information please visit: http://www.pai-newyork.org/

The MoMA is currently presenting New Photography 2010 featuring Roe Ethridge, Elad Lassry, Alex Prager, and Amanda Ross-Ho. The exhibit ends on Monday, January 10, 2011 so get there this weekend to see the amazing work done by these photographers. Fore more information visit: http://www.moma.org/visit/calendar/exhibitions/1063

GET HERE THIS WEEKEND!! Gallery closes on January 10, 2011!!

On Saturday, January 15, 2011 The Tibor de Nagy Gallery will mark its 60th anniversary with an exhibit that explores the collaborations between painters and poets during post-War New York. The exhibit is free and open to the public. For more information visit: http://www.tibordenagy.com/

The Landscapes of Extraction will be exhibited at The Cooper Union beginning January 20, 2011 at 6PM.  The exhibit showcases powerful images by photographer J Henry Fair that depict the damage caused by the fossil fuels industries. The exhibit is free and open to the public. For more information please visit: http://cooper.edu/news-events/events/landscapes-of-extraction

Clic Gallery in Tribeca will be presenting Store Front II by James and Karla Murray, a sequel to the show Store Front. The show will open on February 1st, 2011 and will run through March 27, 2011. There will be a book signing by the artist during the opening reception on March 3, 2011 from 6 to 8 pm. The exhibit includes shots of New York City landmarks such as Katz’s Delicatessen, Lenox Lounge and others from the five boroughs.

For more information please visit: http://www.clicgallery.com/

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