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Past Exhibitions

  • National Association of Women Artists present: Ev(e)olution

    Riverside Library
    March 2, 2014 to March 29, 2014

    Experience our newest artist exhibition, Ev(e)olution brought to you by NAWA (National Association of Women Artists)

     

     

     

     

    *Please note that the exhibit will be unavailable for viewing when space is being used for branch programming

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  • Sally Young: Landscapes

    Ottendorfer Library
    February 4, 2014 to March 24, 2014

         Ottendorfer Library proudly presents in conjunction with Art Loisaida Foundation, "Landscapes" by Sally Young. Sally Young is a local artist and historian.

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  • Liz Sales - The Eye's Mind - Photo Walls in Picture Collection Exhibition Series

    Mid-Manhattan Library
    September 4, 2013 to March 17, 2014

    Untitled (The Eye’s Mind), 30 x 24 inches, Chromogenic Print, 2013 © Liz Sales.The Art and Picture Collections at Mid-Manhattan Library present The Eye’s Mind a site-specific exhibition of handcrafted cameras,

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  • Play Things

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
    November 22, 2013 to March 16, 2014

    Physically and intellectually interactive, a significant number of prints and photographs are both objects and subjects of play. Playing cards, for example, were among the very first works produced in the fifteenth century with the newly invented technology of prints, and other sorts of games 

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  • Play Things

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
    November 22, 2013 to March 16, 2014

    Physically and intellectually interactive, a significant number of prints and photographs are both objects and subjects of play. Playing cards, for example, were among the very first works produced in the fifteenth century with the newly invented technology of prints, and other sorts of games 

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  • A Lighthouse in New York

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    September 27, 2013 to March 15, 2014

    Photographer: Austin HansenThis exhibit commemorates 80 years since the founding of the Antigua and Barbuda Progressive Society, which has dedicated itself to the principle of cultivating and promoting social and intellectual activities as well as providing charitable assistance to its 

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  • A Raisin in the Sun: Lorraine Hansberry's Dream on Broadway

    Stephen A. Schwarzman Building
    February 18, 2014 to March 7, 2014

    In 1959, 28-year-old Chicago native Lorraine Hansberry won the New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award for her first play, A Raisin in the Sun. Hansberry (1930–1965) was the first African-American playwright to win a Critics’ Circle Award, and A Raisin in the Sun was the first play by an 

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  • Art Exhibit: LIFE (as we see it)

    Riverside Library
    January 29, 2014 to February 28, 2014

    Come see our lateset exhibit on display:

    LIFE (as we see it)

    Explores the incisve world view visions of three contemporary women artists.

    Judith Carlin (in painting)

    Anita Pearl (in sculpture)

    Istar Schwager (in collage)

     

    *Please note that when 

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  • February: Black History Month

    Seward Park Library
    February 1, 2014 to February 28, 2014

    A display of materials honoring "Black History Month". Plus, a brief biography honoring Mr. Arturo Alfonso Schomburg and Mr. Countee Cullen.

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  • Muriel Taub Glantzman

    Mulberry Street Library
    November 9, 2013 to February 28, 2014

    Mulberry Street Library is proud to present works by Muriel Taub Glanztman on display in the Adult Reading Room through February 28, 2014. 

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