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Past Exhibitions

  • Portraits of Sound

    New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
    March 13, 2014 to June 21, 2014

      In Portraits of Sound, Ernestine Ruben captured New York Philharmonic musicians as they relate to their instruments and to the sounds they produce, transforming the images to convey her love and perception of music. All sections of the orchestra are included -- strings, woodwind, brass and Read More ›
  • BOBBI BECK: A Special Art Exhibit Just for Kids

    Washington Heights Library
    May 28, 2014 to June 16, 2014

  • Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    February 5, 2014 to June 14, 2014

    From 1900 to 1960, Hollywood’s greatest animators and biggest studios produced more than 600 cartoon shorts featuring black characters. These films reflected the racial stereotypes of the pre–Civil Rights Era, portraying blacks as less than human and as minstrel caricatures. It wasn’t 

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  • The Bronx in the 1950s and 1960s: paintings by William P. Folchi (1922 – 1992)

    Bronx Library Center
    May 4, 2014 to May 31, 2014

    This exhibit features thirteen oil paintings depicting various scenes in the Bronx during the 1950s and 1960s.

    Courtyard Apartment, 1959.

     

    William P. Folchi was born in 1922 in the Belmont section of the Bronx.  The family roots were from the Abruzzo-Molise region 

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  • Scenes from Harlem Art Exhibition

    Hamilton Grange Library
    May 1, 2014 to May 31, 2014

     

    Featuring Seniors from Henry Brooks Senior Housing.

    Mrs. Ollie Jackson

    Carmen Kirsh

    Mrs. Amelia Noble

    Mrs. Claretha Shephard

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  • Overlooked New York by Zina Saunders

    Bronx Library Center
    May 1, 2014 to May 31, 2014

     

    Celebrating  May Bike Month 

    Zina Saunders presents  

    Overlooked New York:                                                                                                                               

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  • The Deep South–Then & Now

    Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture
    February 1, 2014 to May 31, 2014

    This exhibition showcases 25 contemporary images taken by photographer Kenneth B. Goldberg when he visited some of the landmark places of the Civil Rights Movement. 

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  • Art-Watercolor by Tatyana Mamonova & Gennady Shikanov

    115th Street Library
    May 2, 2014 to May 31, 2014

    Come a View the artwork of Tatyana Mamonova and Genady Shikanov Mamonova

    From May 2, 2014-May 31, 2014

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  • The Brooklyn Watercolor Society

    Riverside Library
    May 3, 2014 to May 30, 2014

    The Brooklyn Watercolor Society returns to the Riverside Branch Library! Over 25 artists from BWS will be exhibiting their art during the month of May. Over the course of teh exhibit the artists will be on site providing demonstrations, discussions and tours of the show. Please check out "Meet 

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  • Shimmering Green: An Exhibition of Paintings by EiLeen Doster

    Ottendorfer Library
    March 22, 2014 to May 24, 2014

         EiLeen Doster studied at The School of Visual Arts; B.F.A. Painting, SUNY/Empire State College. EiLeen has worked in film and animation, has published poetry, and has exhibited paintings at the Cork Gallery, Lincoln Center, the Queens Theater in the Park, Exit Art, PS 122, the William 

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