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Nature of Art: Adult Art Summer Series
The ‘Zentagngles’ discover how to use a new addictive way to meditate. During this event they encourage you’re to find your Zen with a pen. You will be able to create images using repetitive patterns with pen and ink. It’s a great stressful way to relax and let the imagination sore.
Location: Greenbelt Nature Center in Blood Root Valley
Address: 700 Rockland Avenue at Brielle Avenue Staten Island, NY
Date/ Hour: August 17,2013; 11am-1pm
Admission: Fee for series: $60 non-members; $51 Greenbelt Conservancy members. Pre-paid registration required
This exhibit is based out of the New York Botanical Garden. Phillip Haas created a series of sculptures made of 15-foot-tall sculptures. Each portrait represents each of the four seasons. Haas describes his sculptures as surrealism. It’s a great way to explore the gardens.
Location: New York Botanical Garden
Address: Bronx River Pkwy New York Botanical Garden Bronx, NY
Date/Hour: Now- Oct 27; Tue–Sun 10am–6pm
Admission: Adults $20–$25, seniors and students $18–$22, children 2–12 $8–$10, children under 2 free
Cut ‘n’ Paste: From Architectural Assemblage to Collage City
This exhibit expresses uses of collages and its evolution of aesthetics and techniques. The layering and configurations its unique imagery shows color and funky pictures. Throughout the exhibit there are seamless digital collages and contemporary uses of graphic design. It’s great for intervention connection to cultural context.
Address: 11 West 53 Street, New York, NY 10019
Date/Hour: Now- December 1, 2013;
Mon–Thu, Sat, Sun 10:30am–5:30pm; Fri 10:30am–8pm.
Admission: Adults: $25; seniors: $18; Students: $14; Children: Free
American Modern: Hopper to O’Keeffe
Edward Hopper’s house by the Railroad kept a place in his heart for domestic works. This is his first painting of Hopper’s collection. Some of his pieces are from 1915 to 1950, which illustrate the major themes and styles of the period. Throughout Hopper’s art you will be able to see rural scenes and still-life portraits.
Address: 11 W 53rd St Midtown West New York 10019
Date/Hour: August 17- December 31, 2013;
Mon–Thu, Sat, Sun 10:30am–5:30pm; Fri 10:30am–8pm
Admission: $25, seniors $18, students $14, children under 16 free
Phone: (212) 708-9400