All posts filed under “New York

Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech” at Brooklyn Museum, July 1, 2022 – January 29, 2023

“The Brooklyn Museum presents Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech”, a sweeping exhibition tracing two decades of the late artist and designer’s visionary work. ‘Figures of Speech’ is the first museum exhibition devoted to Abloh and was originally developed by the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago. The Brooklyn Museum presentation features important objects from his multifaceted… Read More

AILEY MOVES NYC! Summer Dance Celebration in Five Boroughs, July 23 – August 1, 2022

The Ailey organization presents Ailey Moves NYC!, a free summer dance celebration in all five boroughs, featuring Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, Ailey II, Ailey Extension—which provides dance and fitness classes for all experience levels—and Ailey Arts In Education programs. Ailey Moves NYC! offers  performances, dance classes, Revelations workshops, and screenings of Jamila… Read More

At the Dawn of a New Age: Early Twentieth- Century American Modernism at Whitney Museum of American Art, May 7, 2022 – March 2023

“At the Dawn of a New Age: Early Twentieth-Century American Modernism brings together works by lesser-known modernists and familiar icons, created between 1900 and 1930. It uncovers how these artists used abstraction and responded to the realities of a rapidly modernizing world. Featuring artworks drawn primarily… Read More

Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Children’s Books at New-York Historical Society, April 1 – July 24, 2022

“The New-York Historical Society, New York’s first museum, presents an exhibition that explores the civil rights movement through one of the most emotionally compelling forms of visual expression—the children’s picture book. Picture the Dream: The Story of the Civil Rights Movement through Children’s Books, on view… Read More