Art on the Ave NYC: Creating Tomorrow
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Take a gallery walk along Columbus Ave between 68th and 77th streets that spotlights artists from New York around the theme of “Creating Tomorrow” in a partnership between artists, storefront owners, and local businesses.
Visit businesses displaying Art on the Ave NYC signage to get a map as well as special discounts and offers. As you explore the art, scan the StoriDot next to each piece with your phone’s QR code reader to listen to a recording by the artist or make a purchase.
Also try educational activities inspired by the art.
The historic, cozy Swedish Cottage Marionette Theatre is back in action with modern take on Sleeping Beauty. Marionettes and music tells the story of Daisy, a lively little girl living in the heart of New York City in an apartment overlooking Central Park. At Daisy’s much-anticipated birthday party, she encounters three special guests, known as…More info
Shop at an outdoor market featuring 80+ hand-picked independent local artisans and dealers. Find one-of-a-kind handmade candles, skincare, fashion, vintage accessories and collectibles, handmade jewelry and furniture, rare antique silver- and glassware, and delicious artisanal chocolates and foods. Check the calendar for fun weekly themes.
Profits are donated to four local public school.More info