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Tuesday, October 21

  • Museums

  • Leslie-Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art

    26 Wooster Street  / +12124312609 / leslielohman.org
    Tue - Sun 12pm to 6pm, Thu 12pm to 8pm

    Group show Classical Nudes and the Making of Queer History

    Oct 18, 2014 - Jan 4, 2015

    The image of the classical past is a recurring touchstone in the historical development of same-sex representation.

  • Lever House Art Collection

    390 Park Avenue / leverhouseartcollection.com

    The Lever House Art Collection presents exhibitions of contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.
  • Merchant’s House Museum

    29 East Fourth Street  / +12127771089 / merchantshouse.org
    Thu - Mon 12pm to 5pm

    Museum educates the public about the domestic life of a wealthy merchant family and their four Irish servants from 1835 to 1865.
  • The Metropolitan Museum of Art

    1000 Fifth Avenue  / +12125357710 / metmuseum.org
    Sun - Thu 10am to 5:30pm, Fri - Sat 10am to 9pm

    The Metropolitan Museum of Art presents exhibitions and collections of ancient to contemporary art. Please contact museum for more info.

    Early American Guitars: The Instruments of C. F. Martin

    Jan 14 - Dec 7, 2014

  • Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery

    Columbia University, 1190 Amsterdam Avenue Schermerhom Hall, Suite 826  / +12128547288 / columbia.edu/cu/wallach
    Wed - Sat 1pm to 5pm

    Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Art Gallery presents exhibitions and collections of contemporary art. Please contact gallery for more information.
  • MoMA - The Museum of Modern Art

    11 West 53rd Street  / +12127089400 / MoMA.org
    Sat - Thu 10:30am to 5:30pm, Fri 10:30am to 8pm

    A Collection of Ideas

    Feb 15, 2014 - Jan 11, 2015

    New acquisitions that tackle, for instance, the relationship between design and violence; environmental and societal disruptions; and more.

  • MoMA PS1

    22-25 Jackson Avenue at 46th Avenue  / +17187842084 / momaps1.org
    Thu - Mon 12pm to 6pm

    MoMA PS1 is one of the oldest and largest nonprofit contemporary art institutions in the United States.

    The Little Things Could Be Dearer

    Oct 26, 2014 - Feb 1, 2015

  • The Morgan Library & Museum

    225 Madison Avenue  / +12126850008 / themorgan.org
    Tue - Thu 10:30am to 5pm, Fri 10:30am to 9pm, Sat 10am to 6pm, Sun 11am to 6pm

    The Morgan is a major exhibition venue for fine art, literature, and music, as well as one of New York's great historic sites.
  • The Museum at FIT

    Seventh Avenue at 27th Street  / +12122174558 / fitnyc.edu/museum
    Tue - Fri 12pm to 8pm, Sat 10am to 5pm

    Exposed: A History of Lingerie

    Jun 3 - Nov 15, 2014

    Exposed: A History of Lingerie, is an exhibition that traces developments in intimate apparel from the 18th century to the present.

  • Museum of Arts and Design

    2 Columbus Circle  / +12122997777 / madmuseum.org
    Tue - Wed 10am to 6pm, Thu - Fri 11am to 9pm, Sat - Sun 10am to 6pm

    What Would Mrs. Webb Do?

    Sep 23, 2014 - Feb 8, 2015

    The Museum of Arts and Design celebrates the enduring legacy of its founder Aileen Osborn Webb with What Would Mrs. Webb Do?

  • Museum of Chinese in America

    215 Centre Street  / +12126194785 / mocanyc.org
    Tue - Sun 11am to 6pm, Thu 11am to 9pm

    MOCA presents the living history, culture and diverse experiences of Chinese Americans through exhibitions, education and public programs.

    Waves of Identity: 35 Years of Archiving

    Sep 25, 2014 - Mar 1, 2015

  • Museum of the City of New York

    1220 Fifth Avenue  / +12125341672 / mcny.org
    10am to 6pm daily

    The Museum of the City of New York celebrates and interprets the city, educating the public about its distinctive character.

    Mac Conner A New York Life

    Sep 10, 2014 - Jan 19, 2015

  • Museum of the Moving Image

    36-01 35 Avenue  / +17187776888 / movingimage.us
    Wed - Thu 10:30am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 11:30am to 7pm

    Museum of the Moving Image advances the understanding of the art, history, technique, and technology of film, television, and digital media.
  • Neue Galerie New York - Museum for German and Austrian Art

    1048 Fifth Avenue  / +12126286200 / neuegalerie.org
    Thu - Mon 11am to 6pm

    Neue Galerie New York presents exhibitions and collections of modern art. Please contact museum for more information.
  • New Museum

    235 Bowery  / +12122191222 / newmuseum.org
    Wed 11am to 6pm, Thu 11am to 9pm, Fri - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Lili Reynaud-Dewar Live Through That?!

    Oct 15, 2014 - Jan 25, 2015

  • New York Academy of Art, Wilkinson Gallery

    111 Franklin Street  / +12129660300 / http://nyaa.edu/nyaa/exhibitions
    Mon - Fri 2pm to 8pm, Sat - Sun 2pm to 8pm

    The New York Academy of Art is a graduate school that combines intensive technical training in the fine arts with active critical discourse.
  • The New York Botanical Garden

    2900 Southern Blvd, Bronx  / +17188178777 / nybg.org
    Tue - Sun 10am to 6pm

    The New York Botanical Garden is a museum of plants, an educational institution, and a scientific research organization.
  • The Noguchi Museum

    32-37 Vernon Boulevard  / +17182047088 / noguchi.org
    Wed - Fri 10am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 11am to 6pm

    The Isamu Noguchi Foundation and Garden Museum is devoted to the preservation, documentation, and presentation of the work of Isamu Noguchi.
  • Onderdonk House

    1820 Flushing Avenue  / +17184561776 / onderdonkhouse.org
    Sat 1pm to 5pm

    The historic Onderdonk House is the site of a group show of sculpture by contemporary artists.
  • Park Avenue Armory

    643 Park Avenue  / +12126163930 / armoryonpark.org

    Park Avenue Armory is a nonprofit institution exhibiting contemporary art. Please visit website for more information.
  • Parsons The New School for Design

    66 Fifth Avenue  / +12122298919 / newschool.edu/sjdc
    12pm to 6pm daily

    Parsons The New School for Design is one of the most comprehensive and prestigious schools of art and design in the world.
  • Pratt Manhattan Gallery

    144 West 14th Street  / +12126477778 / pratt.edu/exhibitions
    Mon - Sat 11am to 6pm, Thu 11am to 8pm

    Sleuthing the Mind

    Sep 17 - Nov 5, 2014

    Contemporary art that engages with neuroscience and the mind/brain.

  • Public Art Fund

    One East 53rd Street  / +12122237800 / publicartfund.org

    John Gerrard Solar Reserve

    Oct 3 - Dec 1, 2014

    This digital simulation displayed on a 28 × 24 ft frameless LED wall re-creates a Nevada solar thermal power plant.

  • Queens Museum

    New York City Building, Flushing Meadows  / +17185929700 / queensmuseum.org
    Wed - Sun 12pm to 6pm

    Richard Dupont: Object Ritual (Offsite)

    May 19 - Nov 16, 2014

    Queens Museum at Bulova Corporate Center

  • The Richard J. Massey Foundation for Arts and Sciences

    601 West 26th Street, Suite 1385  / +12123521000 / therichardmasseyfoundation.org
    By appointment only

    The Foundation funds projects by artists and scientists that illuminate and reveal truths and provide knowledge about the world we live in.
  • Rubin Museum of Art

    150 W. 17th Street  / +12126205000 / rubinmuseum.org
    Mon 11am to 5pm, Sat - Sun 11am to 6pm, Fri 11am to 10pm, Wed 11am to 9pm

    Francesco Clemente: Inspired by India

    Sep 5, 2014 - Feb 2, 2015

    Curated by Beth Citron

  • SculptureCenter

    44-19 Purves Street  / +17183611750 / sculpture-center.org
    Thu - Mon 11am to 6pm

    Puddle, pothole, portal

    Oct 2, 2014 - Jan 5, 2015

    A group exhibition exploring the coexistence of disparate elements within shared spaces.

  • Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian

    One Bowling Green, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House  / +12125143773 / nmai.si.edu
    10am to 5pm daily, Thu 10am to 8pm

    The National Museum of the American Indian brings contemporary Native voice to the public through exhibits, & educational & public programs.
  • Socrates Sculpture Park

    32-01 Vernon Boulevard  / +17189561819 / socratessculpturepark.org
    10am to 6pm daily

    Tamara Johnson Backyard Pool

    Jul 1, 2014 - Jul 31, 2015

    Backyard Pool playfully transforms Long Island City's “The Lot” into a place for unrequited pleasure.

  • SVA Chelsea Gallery

    601 West 26th Street, 15th Floor  / +12125922145 / sva.edu
    Mon - Sat 10am to 6pm

    250+ Illustrators “We Tell Stories”

    Nov 4 - Dec 17, 2014 Reception: Tue Nov 11 6pm - 8pm

    Thousands of illustrations, books, comics, graphic novels + more by SVA alumni in celebration of MFA Illustration's 30th anniversary.

  • The Jewish Museum

    1109 Fifth Avenue  / +12124233200 / thejewishmuseum.org
    Fri - Tue 11am to 5:30pm, Thu 11am to 8pm

    The Jewish Museum is the preeminent museum in the United States devoted exclusively to art and Jewish culture.

    Masterpieces & Curiosities: A Russian-American Quilt

    Aug 22, 2014 - Feb 1, 2015

  • The Studio Museum in Harlem

    144 West 125th Street  / +12128644500 / studiomuseum.org
    Thu - Fri 12pm to 9pm, Sat 10am to 6pm, Sun 12pm to 6pm

    Vantage Point: Expanding the Walls 2014

    Jul 17 - Oct 26, 2014

    Vantage Point presents the work of students in the Museum's Expanding the Walls photography program.

  • Ukrainian Institute of America

    2 East 79th Street, Fletcher-Sinclair mansion  / +12122888660 / ukrainianinstitute.org

    The institute is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the art, music and literature of Ukraine and the Ukrainian diaspora.
  • The Vilcek Foundation

    167 East 73rd Street  / +12124722500 / vilcek.org
    Wed - Sat 12pm to 6pm

    The Vilcek Foundation honors and supports foreign-born scientists and artists who have made outstanding contributions to society in the US.
  • Walter De Maria: The New York Earth Room

    141 Wooster Street  / +12129895566 / earthroom.org
    Wed - Sun 12pm to 6pm

    Walter De Maria: The New York Earth Room is a Dia Foundation special permanent exhibition. Please contact gallery for more information.
  • Wave Hill

    675 West 252 Street  / +17185493200 / wavehill.org
    Tue - Sun 9am to 4:30pm

    Wave Hill is a 28-acre public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades.

    Jackie Battenfield Another Garden

    Sep 6, 2014 - May 31, 2015

  • Whitney Museum of American Art

    945 Madison Avenue at 75th Street  / +12125703600 / whitney.org
    Wed - Thu 11am to 6pm, Fri 1pm to 9pm, Sat - Sun 11am to 6pm

    Whitney Museum presents exhibitions focusing on 20th and 21st-century American art. Please contact museum for more information.
  • Zabludowicz Collection | New York

    1500 Broadway / zabludowiczcollection.com/new-york
    By appointment only

    The Zabludowicz Collection presents exhibitions and collections of modern and contemporary art. Please contact museum for more information.
  • Auctions

  • Bonhams

    580 Madison Avenue  / +12126449001 / bonhams.com
    Mon - Fri 9am to 5pm

    Bonhams is the world’s third largest auctioneer of fine art and antiques.
  • Christie's - New York

    20 Rockefeller Plaza  / +12126362000 / www.christies.com/locations/salerooms/new-york
    Mon - Fri 9:30am to 5:30pm

    Christie's is an international company that offers art auctions and private sales to clients around the globe.
  • Guernsey's Auction House

    108 East 73rd St  / +12128438334 / guernseys.com
    Mon - Fri 9am to 5:30pm

    For three decades Guernsey's has built a reputation as an auction house known for the presentation of extraordinary properties.
  • Phillips | New York

    450 Park Avenue  / +12129401300 / phillipsdepury.com

    Phillips de Pury & Company is an international art company that conducts auctions of art, design, photographs, editions, and jewelry.
  • Sotheby's - New York

    1334 York Avenue  / +12126067000 / sothebys.com

    Sotheby's manages private sales, real estate sales, art auctions, and related art financing. Please see website for more information.
  • Swann's Contemporary Art Auction

    104 East 25th Street  / +12122544710 / swanngalleries.com

    Swann's specializing in photographs, posters, prints and drawings, books, maps, autographs, and African-American fine art.
  • Art fairs

  • The ADAA Art Show

    Park Avenue at 67th Street, Park Avenue Armory  / +12124885550 / artdealers.org/artshow

    ADAA The Art Show

    Mar 4 - 8, 2015

    The Art Show features the collected works of 72 of the nation's leading art dealers.

  • Affordable Art Fair | New York

    269 11th Avenue (between 27th and 28th Streets), The Tunnel  / +12125615488 / affordableartfair.com/newyork

    The Affordable Art Fair celebrates the idea that art is for everyone, offering original artwork priced from $100 - $10,000
  • The AIPAD Photography Show New York

    67th Street & Park Avenue, Park Avenue Armory  / +12023671158 / aipad.com

    The AIPAD Photography Show New York is the longest running and foremost exhibition of fine art photography.

    The 35th The AIPAD Photography Show

    Apr 16 - 19, 2015

  • The Armory Show

    12th Avenue at 55th Street, Piers 92 and 94  / +12126456440 / thearmoryshow.com

    The Armory Show is America's leading fine art fair devoted to the most important art of the 20th and 21st centuries.

    The Armory Show

    Mar 5 - 8, 2015

  • Artexpo New York

    711 12th Ave, 55th Street & the West Side Highway, Pier 94  / +18008277170 / artexponewyork.com

    SPECTRUM Miami

    Dec 3 - 7, 2014

    Discover SPECTRUM Miami—a juried, contemporary art fair in Midtown Miami featuring an international slate of artists and galleries.

  • Asia Art Fair New York

    321 East 73rd Street, Bohemian National Hall  / +16092032342 / theasiaartfair.com

    As part of Asia Week 2014, BHN will present The Asia Art Fair, with 30 exhibitors from China, Japan, SE Asia, India, and the Near East.