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Past Exhibitions

  • BOBBI BECK’s Visual Voice. A staircase exhibition of autobiographical artworks

    St. Agnes Library
    February 4, 2015 to March 28, 2015

    See Bobbi Beck’s imaginative and thought provoking images that are now on display at the St. Agnes Branch of the New York Public Library. Her artworks have been described as existing somewhere between classic fine art and illustrated storytelling. Read More ›
  • Spellbound: A Celebration of Spelling

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
    March 6, 2015 to March 17, 2015

    The New York Public Library, which has championed the written word for over a century, is celebrating the art of spelling the English language with the free popup display Spellbound: A Celebration of Spelling. The popup display is presented in honor of the 51st Annual New York Daily News 

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  • "My Business is to Sing" Emily Dickinson: Musician and Poet

    New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
    December 10, 2014 to March 6, 2015

    The daily musical activities of poet Emily Dickinson (1830–86) — home performances at the piano, collecting sheet music, and attending concerts— reveal a great deal about the cultural offerings available to a woman of her time, place, and class. Using Dickinson’s correspondence and poems, Read More ›
  • Becoming The Man in the White Suit: The Tom Wolfe Papers

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
    February 13, 2015 to March 1, 2015

    Get a first look at highlights from the impressive archive of author, journalist, and cultural commentator Tom Wolfe in a free display at The New York Public Library.  The display features nearly two dozen selections from the archive, which was acquired by the Library in 2013. Among the items 

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  • Hsiao-Chi Chang, Illustration Solo Show

    Mulberry Street Library
    January 2, 2015 to February 28, 2015

    On view in the Children's Room of Mulberry Street Library is Taiwanese artist, Hsiao-Chi Chang. 

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  • The Art of Sacred Geometry

    Mulberry Street Library
    January 7, 2015 to February 28, 2015

    The Art of Sacred Geometry

    An exhibition of works on paper by Karl Lorenzen at the Mulberry Branch of the New York Public Library, from January 7th to February 2nd, 2015.

    Artist Statement

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  • Wearable Art with Self-taught Mixed Media Artist / Nanette Sanchez Velasquez

    Bronx Library Center
    February 1, 2015 to February 28, 2015

    NANETTE SANCHEZ-VELAZQUEZ 

    Of Old Earth Creates 

    Nanette is a life-long, Harlem-based, self-taught, mixed media artisan with a concentration in “WearAble Art.”  She is an artistic, innovative designer and her unique style is captured in each dramatic piece she 

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  • Works by Charles A. Dey, Visual Artist

    Bronx Library Center
    February 10, 2015 to February 28, 2015

    Works by Charles A. Dey, Visual Artist. Birth Place: Ghana. Lives and Works in: Brooklyn, NY. SPECIALIZED GENRES Painting, Fine Art, Freehand Illustration, Photography, Mixed Media, Printmaking, Sculpture, Acrylic, Oil Painting, Studio Art, Water Color, Screen Printing, Layout, Logo Design, Read More ›
  • NANCY EVERS: Photographs

    Bloomingdale Library
    February 1, 2015 to February 28, 2015

    Nancy Evers is now holding her second exhibit of photographs at Bloomingdale Library.Read More ›
  • Trans-Siberia: Views from the Dining Car by Kathy Creutzburg

    Ottendorfer Library
    December 18, 2014 to February 26, 2015

    In 2013, artist Kathy Creutzburg was invited to travel through Russia, Mongolia and China via the Trans-Siberian railroad. The journey included many days in a compact sleeping car, and made many stops between Moscow and Beijing. After first touring St. Petersburg, Kathy, accompanied by her 

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