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Past Exhibitions

  • Stephen Galiczynski Exhibit

    Riverside Library
    July 21st, 2016 - August 31st, 2016

    Artist Stephen Galiczynski has had exhibitions at several branches of The New York Public Library  and will, for the first time be exhibiting his sketches, paintings and driftwood pieces at the Riverside Branch.  His show runs from mid July through the end of August.


    For more information on all of the pieces please contact Stephen Galiczynski at

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  • Time and Distance

    Seward Park Library
    May 10th, 2016 - August 31st, 2016

    Dan Ault - Artist Statement

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  • Museum of Maritime Navigation and Communication Takes Dock at St. George

    St. George Library Center
    May 2nd, 2016 - August 31st, 2016

    MMNC Takes Dock at St. George: May through August 2016, at the St. George Library Center!  The Museum is kindly sharing several pieces of historic navigation and communication equipment from its collection, which spans the past several decades.  Please view the exhibit case in the Reference Room, on the lower level.  Special Reception with Museum founder Samir Farag on Saturday, May 21st at 2:00pm.

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  • All Sewn-Up by Kevin Lustik

    Bloomingdale Library
    August 1st, 2016 - August 31st, 2016

            Kevin Lustik is a self-taught artist who has been sewing for more than 30 years, and his work has been exhibited at 15 branches of the New York Public Library.  His work will be on display at the Bloomingdale Branch for the month of August. Kevin Lustik's original artwork has a 3-D effect.  He sews buttons, beads, and even needles into cloth, paper, and photographs.  We hope you'll come take a look.  Read More ›
  • Fairy Tales of the Four Seasons

    Bloomingdale Library
    June 6th, 2016 - August 31st, 2016

    Sun Circle Art Studio invites you to the fifth annual exhibition of children's creativity.Read More ›
  • Vithya Truong - Paintings

    Mulberry Street Library
    March 21st, 2016 - August 31st, 2016


    Artist Bio - I was born and raised in Thailand to Vietnamese parents.  At age 12, I moved to a Chicago suburb to be with my extended family.  After college, I moved to New York City and completed my MFA (2007) at the New York Academy of Art.  Since then, I’ve been quietly painting in my little New York City bedroom/studio.

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  • Mozart Forever: Fifty Years of the Mostly Mozart Festival

    New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
    May 24th, 2016 - August 27th, 2016

    A companion to the major exhibition, Magical Designs for Mozart's Magic Flute, opening March 31, 2016, the corridor exhibition, Mozart Forever: Fifty Years of the Mostly Mozart Festival celebrates a festival that revolutionized New York City’s summertime music scene and renewed the world’s appreciation for one of Western music’s greatest creative minds. Through artwork, photographs, memorabilia, interviews, concert excerpts, and more, this display traces Mostly Mozart’s history, illuminating the path from its all-Mozart roots to its current ambitious, visionary place in the cultural landscape. Mozart Forever is located in the corridor near the Lincoln Center entrance to the Library for the Performing Arts. 

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    96th Street Library
    July 13th, 2016 - August 27th, 2016

  • Magical Designs for Mozart's Magic Flute

    New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
    April 1st, 2016 - August 27th, 2016

    Magical Designs for Mozart’s Magic Flute compares scenic and costume designs from a select group of 19th, 20th, and 21st century productions extolled for their remarkable visual achievement. Included are rare renderings from historic productions in the holdings of the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Conceived and curated by acclaimed theatrical designer Judy Levin and organized by the Kent State University Museum in partnership with the Library, it includes designs, set models, properties, and costumes.

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  • William Carroll | New York: My City | Art Wall on Third Exhibition Series

    Mid-Manhattan Library
    April 14th, 2016 - August 16th, 2016

    The Art and Picture Collections present New York: My City, a site-specific installation of two series of paintings titled NYC and RED, created by artist William Carroll. They consist of small paintings on paper capturing the urban landscape, and larger spray painted silhouettes of individual buildings. The images are inspired by long walks taken by the artist through all the five boroughs of New York City.

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