Made in New York City: The Business of Folk Art
July 12 @ 12:00 pm - 7:00 pm
See around 100 fascinating works of art by self-taught artists tell the story about New York City as the center of America’s financial and commercial world including exotic carousel animals and giant lit-up eye glasses.
Explore more than one hundred and sixty intriguing ‘memory palaces,’ visualizations used to organize and recall stores of information in an ever-expanding mental landscape, by seventy self-taught artists. Look at paintings, sculptures quilts and other pieces represent mysterious, complex, and visually stunning universes presented with secondary sources (artist statements, oral…
Explore visualizations used to organize and recall stores of information in an ever-expanding mental landscapes on a guided tour of Memory Palaces: Inside the Collection of Audrey B. Heckler, then make your own 3D interpretation of a memory palace. Space is limited; online registration required.
Ten oversized sculptures of New York City birds in danger of extinction roost on the UWS Broadway malls. Brookyln-based artist Nicolas Holiber painted but did not weatherproof reclaimed lumber, allowing…More info