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The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture offers exhibitions throughout the year. These exhibitions are usually based on items from the Center's extensive collections. Exhibition hours: Monday to Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Please keep in mind that we do not accept unsolicited proposals for exhibitions. 

  • Donald Andrew Agarrat: Harlem Photographer

    This solo exhibition features a selection of photographs by Donald Andrew Agarrat, whose passionate eye captured the complex beauty of Harlem and its inhabitants, the black LGBT community, and New York City. Ranging from portraits to street scenes, Agarrat’s thoughtful focus sought 

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  • Writing Blackness: Harlem | Paris

    Writing Blackness: Harlem | Paris is an exploration of the Harlem Renaissance through the Schomburg Center collection. The exhibit was inspired by the function of the literary salons as a convening physical space where dialogue and exchange of ideas was fostered among intellectuals and cultural Read More ›
  • Going Home, Coming Home, Remembering

    Going Home, Coming Home, Remembering is a memorial dedication that honors seven African and African American legends, whose lives have impacted humankind throughout the world.  They all have influenced, inspired and supported our humanity globally, but especially and particularly, in Harlem, 

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