Pride at Cathedral of St. John the Divine
June 1 @ 9:30 am - June 30 @ 3:00 pm
Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine
1047 Amsterdam Avenue at West 112th Street Upper West Side
New York, New York
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
The columns and arches of the largest Cathedral in the world are illuminated in all the colors of the rainbow to we celebrate the diverse community.
Explore soaring architecture and rotating art exhibitions that span centuries, celebrating the creativity of 17th century weavers to modern painters and everything in between. 48 relief panels on the giant bronze front doors depict scenes from the Old and New Testaments and the Apocalypse.
Outside, see charming small bronze animal sculptures created by K-12 students from NYC and tri-state area around a 40-foot high bronze sculpture by Cathedral Artist-in-Residence Greg Wyatt. Depictions of a giant crab, nine giraffes, a double helix, Albert Einstein the sun and satan represent the eternal conflict between good and evil. Also look for peacocks roaming around the lovely grounds.
Pick up at cappuccino, croissants & Eastern European treats at the funky Hungarian Pastry Shop across the street.
Monday-Friday 9:30 am–3 pm
Saturday–Sunday 9:30 am-5 pm
Explore a range of art that is accessible and thought-provoking, from historically significant to important contemporary works at this community-driven children’s museum inspired by the rich cultural history of Sugar Hill and the artists of the Harlem Renaissance.
Look for special programs that allow kids engage with working artists and to explore and experiment in…More info