Upcoming Events

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Upcoming Events

 One way to beat the heat is to get out to some cool events!
Here are a lot of fun happenings around the city.

Comment and let us know if you or your friends have any art related events happening around the city for our next weeks post! 

Courtesy of: madmuseum.org

Playing with Fire

Celebrating its 50th anniversary, American Studio of Glass will be featuring over 100 works of glass art from their collection. Its beauty and power of materials shows a process mostly focusing on the quality and technique of how glass is used in a form of art. The Museum of Arts and Design will show off this unique exhibition all summer long.

Location: Museum of Arts and Design

Address: 2 Columbus Circle New York, NY

Date/Hour: Now- August 25, 2013
Tuesday to Sunday from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm
Thursday and Friday from 10:00 am to 9:00 pm
Closed Monday

Admissions: General: $16
Seniors: $14
Members & 18 and under with ID: FREE

Phone: 212-299-7777




Courtesy of: www.metmuseum.org

Ken Price Sculpture: A Retrospective

Kevin Price’s first major museum exhibition is being held at the Metropolitan Museum of Art all summer long. His unique ceramic sculptures show a range of luminously glazed forms and unique shapes. There are sixty-five examples of Price’s work done throughout this exhibition from the late 50’s to present day.

Location: The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Address: 1000 Fifth Ave
 Upper East Side 
New York, NY

Date/Hour: Now- September 22;
Mon–Thu, Sun 10am–5:30pm;
Fri, Sat 10am–9pm.

Admission: Suggested donation
Adult $25,
Seniors $17,
Students $12,
members and children under 12 free

Phone: 212.535.7710




Courtesy of: www.queensbotanical.org

12×12 Project

This display shows a model of a sustainably-build house, which is off the grid tiny. It is a simple modular space with a rainwater butterfly roof. Inside the Queens Botanical Garden you will find the detailed experience of this structure as it grows and evolves as various artist take over the space. Check out many artists exhibitions throughout the summer.

Location: Queens Botanical Garden

Address: 43-50 Main Street Queens NY

Date/Hour: Now- Jul 31; 8am-4pm

Admission: Free with Garden Admission

Phone: 718.886.3800



Courtesy of: washingtonsquareparkblog.com

Washington Square Music Festival

Now in its 55th season the Washing Square Park will be holding its annual music festival. Every Tuesday of this month you can experience many different genres and culture of music. Every family member will enjoy this  weekly event. Seating is on a first come first serve basis. Get there early!

Location: Washington Square Park

Address: 5 Ave, Waverly Pl., W. 4 St. and Macdougal St. Manhattan. NY

Date/Hour: Every Tuesday in July; 8pm

Admission: FREE

Phone: 212.360.8143