Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the June 2024 GothamToGo Roundup

 

 

 

Max Cartagena, Blue Bikes, 2021; Digital photography manipulation 11.5 x 15.75 inches. Image courtesy of the artist ~ At Salmagundi Club, June 2-8.

Pride Month kicks-off a sizzling summer of fun, from an art & craft market at Westbeth, and music festival in Washington Square Park, to the Tribeca Festival and River to River Festival. Public Art Fund will unveil Cannula Hanska Luger: Attrition in City Hall Park, and Fotografiska New York will open its doors to ‘Vivian Maier’ as its final exhibition in that historic location. New Yorkers will hit the streets for annual favorites like the Egg Rolls, Egg Creams, and Empanadas Street Festival ~ the Museum Mile Festival ~ and Juneteenth! Here are a few suggestions for the month of June.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the May 2024 GothamToGo Roundup

 

 

 

Installation view, Amalia Mesa-Bains, Cihuateotl with Mirror inn Private Landscapes and Public Territories, 1998-2011. Mixed media installation including mirror, woven rug created by Mallory Zondag, and moss-covered Styrofoam figure; 138 x 144 x 49 inches. Courtesy of the artist, Rena Bransten Gallery, San Francisco, and Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive. Photograph by Daria Lugina. In the new exhibition at El Museo del Barrio, Amalia Mesa-Bains: Archaeology of Memory, opening May 2nd.
Festivals, exhibitions, shows, walks, and a Portal to Ireland will be in full bloom during May, with the month ending on the high note of an exhibition of the work of Vivian Maier at Fotografiska, and the opening of The Roof Garden at The Met with its commissioned installation by Petrit Halilaj, ‘Abetare‘. Here are a few suggestions for the month of May.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the November 2023 GothamToGo Roundup

 

 

 

Paul G. Oxborough, Old King Cole. Image courtesy of the gallery.

As we ‘Fall-Back’ into November on the 5th of the month with Daylight Saving Time, we will move forward to celebrate some of our favorite annual events ~ the Macy’s Thanksgiving Day Parade; Holiday Tree arrives at Rockefeller Center; Canstruction at Brookfield place helps City Harvest provide holiday meals for families in need; the New York City Marathon; ADAA The Art Show; and the annual Diwali Festival. Pipilotti Rist will descend on Chelsea; Hauser & Wirth open its doors to new space on Wooster Street; Stephen Friedman Gallery opens a New York Gallery in TriBeCa; Art Students League delivers two new installations to Riverside Park, and artist Adrian Sas installs ‘Broadway: Now & Then’ in Washington Heights ~ along with new gallery exhibitions, and a host of Holiday Events. Here are a few suggestions for the month of November.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the June 2023 GothamToGo Art Roundup

 

 

 

Tony D’Amico, ‘Saturday Morning at Madison Square Park’, Oil. 16 x 12 (image) 21.5 x 17.5 (framed). Image courtesy of the artist and Salmagundi Club ~ in the Salmagundi Club Spring Auction June 1st

Kicking-off the month of June with a plethora of annual events like Pride Month, Juneteenth, the TriBeCa Festival, Schomburg Center’s Literary Festival, Sing for Hope Pianos, Salmagundi Club Spring Auction, NoMAA’s Uptown Arts Stroll, and the Egg Rolls, Egg Creams & Empanadas Festival. Here are a few suggestions for the month of June.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the May 2023 GothamToGo Art Roundup

 

 

 

In the month of May we celebrate Asian Heritage Month. Above image, Chinatown, NYC

New Yorkers will kick-off the month of May in celebration of Asian American Heritage Month. New Yorkers also look forward to the opening of the Gilder Center at American Museum of Natural History, The annual Met Gala, Jane’s Walk, New York African Film Festival, Frieze New York and Frieze Week, NYCxDesign, Cinco de Mayo, Gallery Walks & House Tours, and the AIDS Walk, to name a few.

May also brings with it several gallery and museum openings including Andy Warhol at Brant Foundation, Young Picasso in Paris at The Guggenheim, the monumental ‘Something Beautiful’ opens at El Museo del Barrio, Mary Mattingly unveils her work at Socrates Sculpture Park, and Kusama at David Zwirner. Public Art Fund brings Nicholas Galanin to Brooklyn Bridge Park. We end the month with a plethora of music including the 2023 International Lindy Hop Championships here in NYC.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the March 2023 GothamToGo Art Roundup

 

 

 

Salmagundi Club Member & esteemed architectural sleuth, Anthony Bellov in Part Three of his series exploring the historic fabric & social history of the Hawley Mansion, todays Salmagundi Club, March 23rd. photo credit: Monica Hollender

The month of March opens up to a host of new and exciting exhibitions, talks, and annual events and celebrations from St. Patrick’s Day (for All), Women’s History Month, The Photography Show,  to Love Rocks NYC and Villa Albertine’s ‘Night of Ideas’. New exhibitions by the New Museum, The MET, The Museum of the City of New York, Rubin Museum of Art, the Museum of Arts & Design, and The Guggenheim will fill our days with exciting new work. Don’t forget to scroll down to all that are ‘Still on View.’ Here are a few suggestions for the month of March.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the February 2023 GothamToGo Art Roundup

 

 

 

Image: Jia Sung, six realms, 2019, Acrylic, embroidery, glass beads on linen, 58 x 32 inches, on view in the exhibition ‘The Ripening’ at Pen + Brush, opening February 16th.

This month we celebrate Black History Month, the annual Queens Center for Progress ‘Evening of Fine Food’, Losar Family Day at Rubin Museum, new exhibitions, gallery walks and tours. Love is in the air in all five boroughs for Valentine’s Day, as we also have a Day of Remembrance for Japanese American Incarceration on its 81st anniversary. Entering February, here are a few suggestions.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the January 2023 GothemToGo Art Roundup

 

 

 

Josh Dorman, The Olden Days, 2020. © Josh Dorman; Courtesy of the artist and RYAN LEE Gallery, New York. Exhibition opening January 5th.

2023 kicks-off with many of our favorite in-person events beginning with the Three Kings Day Parade and ending with The Winter Show back at Park Avenue Armory. Ring in the New Year with joyful song in Times Square and a day of service in celebration of MLK Day. Be inspired by a spectacular art installation at Madison Square Park. Explore architectural details and clues of the past at the historic Salmagundi Club in Greenwich Village. Music, Photography, Poetry, and Art will fill our January, 2023. Here are a few suggestions, including many still on view.

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Art Installations, Events & Exhibits in NYC ~ it’s the October 2022 GothamToGo Art Roundup

 

 

 

Pull out your sweaters and get ready for some of our favorite annual events like Atlantic Antic,  the annual Village Parade and all the Halloween and Fall Foliage events. It’s time for Archtober and Open House New York, along with several major art exhibitions. Here are a few suggestion.

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