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The Arsenal
Gallery
64th St. (5th Ave.), 212-360-8163, www.nyc.gov/parks Mon.-Fri. 9-5.
Free. "The Green I See: Portraits in New York City Parks,"
44 large-format portraits by staff photographer Spencer T. Tucker [through 12/5].



Bill
Hodges Gallery
24 W. 57th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-333-2640,
www.billhodgesgallery.com Tues.-Fri. 10-6; Sat. 12:30-5:30. Free. "Norman
Lewis, Linear Abstractions
," five paintings & six works on paper
from Abstract Expressionist [through 12/14].


Bruce
Silverstein Gallery
504 W. 22nd St. (10th Ave.), 212-627-3930, www.brucesilverstein.com
Tues.-Sat. 11-6. Free. "In My Taxi," collection of photographs
taken during the last 20 years by Ryan Weideman [through 1/5].


Cavin-Morris
Gallery
560 B’way (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-226-3768,
www.cavinmorris.com Tues.-Fri. 10-6; Sat. 11-6. Free. "Frida’s
World
," timely exhibition feat. jewelry, Mexican masks & sculpture
owned by Frida Kahlo. This multi-tiered exhibition also incl. photographs [through
1/4].


The Cuban
Art Space
124 W. 23rd St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.), 212-242-0559, www.cubanartspace.net
Tues.-Fri. 11-7; Sat. 12-5. Free. "Entre Nos/Between Us," installation/collage
by William Pérez & Adrián Rumbaut [through 1/4].


Dabora
Gallery
1080 Manhattan Ave. (betw. Eagle & Dupont Aves.), Greenpoint,
718-609-9629, www.daboragallery.com Sat. & Sun. 12-5. Free. "’Til
Death Do Us Part: Marionettes & Musicboxes
," papier-mache &
wood creations by husband & wife Erik Sanko & Jessica Grindstaff [through
12/14].


DBA Gallery
76 Greene St. (betw. Broome & Spring Sts.), 212-941-8770, www.artchives.com
Daily 11-6. "The Beatles in India," photographs by Paul Saltzman
documenting 1968 visit to Maharishi’s ashram [through 12/25].


Deitch
Brooklyn
110 N. 1st. St. (betw. Berry St. & Wythe Ave.), Williamsburg,
212-343-7300. Call for gallery hours. In conjunction w/release of EMP senior
curator Jim Fricke & Charlie Ahearn’s (Wild Style) book, Yes
Yes, Y’all: The Experience Music Project Oral History of Hip-Hop’s
First Decade
, Deitch pres. "Yes Yes Y’all: The Birth
of Hip Hop
," celebratory exhibition feat. more than 100 historic photographs
& fliers [through 12/1].


Eyebeam
Gallery
540 W. 21st St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 718-222-3982, www.eyebeam.org
Weds.-Sun. 12-6. "Beta Launch: Artists in Residence ’02,"
inaugural exhibition feat. work by more than a dozen artists [through 12/1].


The Gallery
at Lincoln Center
Concourse Level, 65th St. (B’way), 212-580-4673.
Mon.-Sat. 10-8. "Opera on Paper," Ed Nussbaum’s collection
of singers & composers portrayed as paper sculptures, incl. Mozart, Puccini,
Wagner & Strauss [through 11/30].


Haim
Chanin Fine Arts
210 11th Ave., 2nd fl. (betw. 24th & 25th Sts.), 646-230-7200,
www.haimchanin.com Tues.-Sat. 10-6. Free. "Zumeta," works on
paper from Basque region of Spain [through 12/28].


Hirschl
& Adler Galleries
21 E. 70th St. (Madison Ave.), 212-535-8810, www.hirschlandadler.com
Tues.-Fri. 9:30-5:15; Sat. 9:30-4:45. Free. "Paul Rahilly: Paintings,"
solo show feat. two dozen "still-life, landscape and figurative oil paintings,"
most of which incl. nakedness [through 12/7].


Howard
Scott Gallery
529 W. 20th St., 7th fl. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 646-486-7004.
Tues.-Sat. 10:30-6. Free. "Protocol: Recent Paintings," three
works by D.C. artist, each presented in four formats [through 11/30].


Jim Kempner
Fine Art
501 W. 23rd St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-206-6872, www.artnet.com/jkfa.html
Tues.-Sat. 10-6. Free. "New Works on Paper," minimalist pastel
& graphite works by New Jersey native & MET exhibitor Jay Kelly [through
12/23].


Kathryn
Markel Fine Arts
529 W. 20th St. #6W (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-366-5368,
www.markelfinearts.com Tues.-Sat. 10-6. Free. "Water Signs: Paintings
of a Fluid Nature
," Elissa Gore’s oil paintings of Lake Michigan
& Kaaterskill Falls, NY [through 12/21].


Kim Foster
Gallery
529 W. 20th St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-229-0044. Tues.-Sat.
11-6. Free. "Augustus Goertz & Stan Smokler," abstract
paintings & steel assemblages, respectively [through 12/21].


Latincollector
153 Hudson St. (betw. Laight & Hubert Sts.), 212-334-7813, www.latincollector.com
Mon.-Fri. 10-6; Sat. & Sun. 12-6. "Into Union," collaborative
work between César Paternosto & Tribeca artist Cecilia Vicuña.
The later documents her street installations from 1980 to present via photographs.
[through 1/19].


Leslie-Lohman
Gay Art Foundation
127-B Prince St. (betw. Prince & Wooster Sts.), 212-673-7007,
www.leslielohman.org Tues.-Sat. 1-6. Free. "Feast of Desire: Painting
and Drawing Invitational V
," figurative work relating to desire by
12 artists [through 12/21].


The New
York City Police Museum
100 Old Slip St. (betw. Water & South Sts.),
212-480-3100. Call for hours. $5, $3 s.c., $2 for ages 6-18. "Stronger
than Ever: NYPD Responds to 9/11
," never-before-seen photographs, memorabilia
& interviews honoring officers who lost their lives [through 1/5].


Noho
Gallery
530 W. 25th St., 4th fl. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-367-7063.
Tues.-Sat. 11-6. Free. "Night Thoughts," 25 abstract/geometric
quilts by NYC artist Marilyn Henrion [through 12/5].


Paul
Kasmin Gallery
293 10th Ave. (W. 27th St.), 212-563-4474. Tues.-Sat. 10-6.
Free. "Andy Warhol: Still Life Drawings 1954-1985" [through
1/11].


Poets
House
72 Spring St., 2nd fl. (betw. Lafayette St. & B’way), 212-431-7920,
www.poetshouse.org Tues.-Fri. 11-7. Free. "Ed Colker’s Haybarn
Press: An Exhibition of Prints & Artists Books
," abstract lithographs
accompanied by poems of e.e. cummings & Kathleen Norris [through 12/31].


Posteritati
Movie Poster
239 Centre St. (betw. Broome & Grand Sts.), 212-226-2207.
Tues.-Sat. 11-7; Sun. 12-6. Free. "Film Noir," international
movie posters of famous noir films incl. The Lady from Shanghai &
Gun Crazy [through 1/5].


Ralph
Pucci Gallery
44 W. 18th St., 12th fl. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-633-0452.
Mon.-Fri. 9-5:30. Free. "Vincente Wolf," showcase of nearly
30 large-scale photographs by this designer [through 12/5].


Ricco
Maresca Gallery
529 W. 20th St., 3rd fl. (10th Ave.), 212-627-4819, www.riccomaresca.com
Tues.-Sat. 11-6. "Graphic Content: Monumental American Wood Blocks,"
the Triangle Poster Co. pres. plates used in early 1900s to make inexpensive
fliers for circuses, fairs & carnivals. "Birth," pictures
culled from Alexander Tsiaras’ book, From Conception to Birth: A Life
Unfolds
[through 1/4].


Robert
Mann Gallery
210 11th Ave., 10th fl. (betw. 24th & 25th Sts.), 212-898-7600,
www.robertmann.com Tues.-Sat. 11-6. Free. "Eleanor Parke Cursis &
A. Aubrey Bodine: Two American Pictorialists
" feat. work using popular,
late-19th-century & early-20th-century photographic esthetic by two accomplished
pictorialists [through 12/21].


Ronald
Feldman Fine Arts Gallery
31 Mercer St. (Grand St.), 212-226-3232, www.feldmangallery.com
Tues.-Sat. 10-6. Free. "Andy Warhol: Model," examines his persona
& how Warhol became a household name through self-portraits & video
clips [through 12/21].


Scalo
560 B’way, #301 (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-334-9393. Tues.-Sat.
11-6. Free. "Le Journal: Photographs, Polaroids, and Drawings 1973-2002,"
Swiss artist Walter Pfeiffer displays works from the past 30 years [through
2/1].


Schroeder
Romero
173A N. 3rd St. (Metropolitan Ave.), Williamsburg, 718-486-8992.
www.schroederromero.com Fri.-Mon. 12-6. Free. "The Virgin Collection,"
Robert Boyd’s examination of pop culture through performance, photos,
video & sculpture [through 12/2].


Sterilemind
Gallery
230 Mulberry St. (betw. Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-941-6767,
www.sterilemind.com Tues.-Sat. 12-7. Free. "InReality," portraits
& "images of desolate spaces" by native South African photographer
Adam Beinash [through 12/12].


Synchronicity
Space Fine Arts
106 W. 13th St. (betw. 6th & 7th Aves.), 646-230-8199,
www.synchronicityspace.com Tues.-Sat. 12-6. Free. "Simple Pleasures:
New Still Lifes
," oil pigment resin on paper by Jason Stewart [through
1/4].


Tibor
de Nagy Gallery
724 5th Ave. (betw. 56th & 57th Sts.), 212-262-5050,
www.tibordenagy.com Tues.-Sat. 10-5:30, free. "David Kapp,"
new oil on canvas paintings [through 1/4].


White
Columns
320 W. 13th St. (Horatio St.), 212-924-4212, www.whitecolumns.org
Weds.-Sun. 12-6. Free. "Regarding Gloria" 10 emerging artists
explore feminist concerns [through 12/1].



Museums/Cultural
Institutions



American
Folk Art Museum
45 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-265-1040,
www.folkartmuseum.org Tues.-Thurs., Sat. & Sun. 10-6; Fri. 10-8. $9, $5
st./s.c., Fri. 6-8 free. "American Anthem Part II: Masterworks from
the Permanent Collection
,"

American history told
through many mediums incl. quilting, photography & painting [through 1/5].



American
Museum of Natural History
Central Park W. (79th St.), 212-769-5100, www.amnh.org
Daily 10-5:45. $12, $9 st./s.c., $7 child. "Einstein," comprehensive
exhibition on dude synonymous with e=mc2, creating "special theory of relativity"
& proving the existence & size of molecules. Displayed in five parts
("Einstein’s Revolution," "Life and Times," "Light,"
"Time," "Energy") this presentation incl. photos, cartoons
& documents never-before-seen by the public [through 8/10].


Asia
Society
725 Park Ave. (70th St.), 212-517-2742, www.asiasociety.org Tues.-Thurs.,
Sat. & Sun. 11-6; Fri. 11-9. $7, $5 st./s.c. Free Fri. 6-9 & for children
under 16. "The Native Born: Contemporary Aboriginal Art from Ramingining,
Australia
," first stop in North America for touring exhibition of paintings
& sculptures [through 1/5]. "China Refigured: The Art of Ah Xian
with Selections from the Rockefeller Collection
," life-size sculptures
of Xian’s bust [through 2/9]. "From Court to Caravan: Chinese Tomb
Sculptures from the Collection of Anthony M. Solomon
," dating back
to the Han & Tang periods, culled from private collections [through 2/9].


Brooklyn
Museum of Art
200 Eastern Pkwy. (Washington Ave.), Bklyn, 718-638-5000,
www.brooklynart.org Weds.-Fri. 10-5; Sat. & Sun. 11-6; first Sat. of the
month 11-11, eve. free. $6, $3 st./s.c. "Exposed: The Victorian Nude,"
survey of "the most controversial subjects in Victorian art" incl.
both male & female nudes. Paintings, photographs, illustrations, advertisements
& caricatures by Millais, Rossetti, Sickert & Grew John featured [through
1/5]. "Photographs of Ground Zero," as documented by New
York Post
photographer Gary Miller [through 1/5]. "BAM! BAM! BAM!
Catching the Next Wave for 20 Years
," never-before-seen footage culled
from BAM’s "Next Wave Festival" compiled into 28-minute video/sound
installation [through 1/12]. "The Adventures of Hamza," exhibition
reunites 70 paintings from multi-volume manuscript/epic romance, Hamzanama,
commissioned by Mughal emperor from 1556-1605 [through 1/26]. "Judy
Chicago: The Dinner Party
," large triangular structure documenting
achievements of women, which has traveled to 15 venues & three continents,
makes its way into BMA’s permanent collection fall 2004 [through 2/9].


Cooper-Hewitt,
National Design Museum 2 E. 91st St. (5th Ave.), 212-849-8400, www.si.edu/ndm
Tues. 10-9; Weds.-Sat. 10-5; Sun. 12-5. $8, $5 st./s.c. child under 12 free.
"New Hotels for Global Nomads," 35 possibilities exploring
the themes: "Urban Hotels," "Hotels As Global Business,"
"Hotels on the Move," "Natural Hotels" & "Fantasy
Hotels." All of these examples combine architecture, interior design, photography,
film & art, providing both real & fictional concepts to meet consumers’
"needs & wants" [through 3/2].


Dia Center
for the Arts
548 W. 22nd St. (betw. 10th & 11th Aves.), 212-989-5566,
www.diacenter.org Weds.-Sun. 10-6. $6, $3 st./s.c. "Knots + Surfaces,"
reopening of Diana Thater’s 2001 multiprojection video installation [through
1/12]. "Refraction," installation incorporating reflection,
transparent boundaries & the meaning of art by Jorge Pardo & Gerhard
Richter [through 6/15].


El Museo
del Barrio
1230 5th Ave. (104th St.), 212-831-7272, www.elmuseo.org Weds.-Sun.
11-5. Contrib. $5, $2 st./s.c. "The (S) Files 2002: The Selected Files,"
biennial showcase of paintings, drawings, sculpture, photos & videos by
Latinos & Latin-Americans. Exhibition incl. lookalike contest for Paco Caco
w/results debuting Feb. 1, 2003 [through 2/16].


Fraunces
Tavern Museum
54 Pearl St. (Broad St.), 212-425-1778, www.frauncestavernmuseum.org
Mon.-Fri. 10-4:45. $4, $2 st./s.c., child. 6 & under free. "Surviving
& Thriving During the Revolution: New York Battles Back
," parallels
are drawn between Revolutionary War & 9/11 [through 1/3].


The Frick
Collection
1 E. 70th St. (betw. Madison & 5th Aves.), 212-288-0700,
www.frick.org Tues.-Thurs. & Sat. 10-6; Fri. 10-9; Sun. 1-6. $10, $5 st./s.c.
"Poussin, Claude, and Their World" 17th-century French drawings
on loan from École des Beaux-Arts incl. several works never-before displayed
in America [through 12/1]. "Masterpieces of European Painting from the
Toledo Museum of Art
," 12 loaned paintings incl. work by Piero di Cosimo,
Thomas de Keyser & Paul Cézanne [through 1/5].


Guggenheim
Museum
1071 5th Ave. (89th St.), 212-423-3500, www.guggenheim.org Fri. 10-8;
Sat.-Weds. 10-5:45. $12, $8 st./s.c., child. under 12 free. "Moving
Pictures
," photography, film & video from leading contemporary
artists [through 1/12].


Hebrew
Union College
Brookdale Center, 1 W. 4th St. (betw. B’way & Mercer
St.), 212-824-2205. Mon.-Thurs. 9-5; Fri. 9-3; selected Sun. 10-2. Free. "Archetype/Anonymous:
Biblical Women in Contemporary Art
," iconic images interpreted by contemporary
artists, incl. Judy Chicago [through 1/10]. "Rebirth after the Holocaust:
The Bergen-Belsen Displaced Persons Camp, 1945-1950
," exhibition honors
the 250,000 Jewish survivors [through 1/10]. "Vibrant Echoes: Photographs
by Barbara Freedman
," images of NY synagogues [through 1/10].


Humanities
and Social Sciences Library
The New York Public Library, 5th Ave. (42nd
St.), 212-930-0803, www.nypl.org Tues. & Weds. 11-7:30; Thurs.-Sat. 10-6.
Free. "Drawings by Charles Addams: The Unnatural," exhibition
by New Yorker cartoonist [through 1/25]. "New York Eats Out,"
New York Times critic William Grimes curates exhibition exploring city’s
fascination with diners, hotdog stands & delis through collection of restaurant
memorabilia incl. menus, photos & magazine covers culled from the Library’s
Buttolph Menu Collection [through 3/1].


International
Center of Photography
1133 6th Ave. (43rd St.), 212-857-0000, www.icp/org
Tues.-Thurs. 10-5; Fri. 10-8; Sat. & Sun. 10-6. $9, $6 st./s.c. "Aftermath:
Reflections on the Anniversary of September 11
," three projects examining
the role photography played in "disseminating information, shaping opinion
and commemorating loss" [through 12/1]. "Step Right This Way,"
first exhibition of Edward J. Kelty’s traveling circus photographs from
the 20s & 30s [through 12/1]. "Winogrand: 1964," 150 of
Garry Winogrand’s vintage snapshots capturing country’s reaction to
assassination of JFK [through 12/1].


Japan
Society
333 E. 47th St. (betw. 1st & 2nd Aves.), 212-832-1155, www.jpnsoc.org
Tues.-Fri. 11-6; Sat. & Sun. 11-5. $5, $3 st./s.c. "Kazari: Decoration
and Display in Japan, 15th-19th Centuries
," paintings, ceramics, textiles,
metalwork, glass & lacquer [through 12/31].


Jewish
Museum
1109 5th Ave. (92nd St.), 212-423-3200, www.thejewishmuseum.org Mon.-Weds.
11-5:45; Thurs. 11-8; Fri. 11-3; Sun. 10-5:45. $8, $5.50 st./s.c., child under
12 free. Pay-what-you-wish Thurs. after 5. "The City of K.: Franz Kafka
& Prague
," examines impact city had on writer’s work through
photographs, manuscripts & books [through 1/5]. "Adolph Gottlieb:
A Survey Exhibition
," more than 30 works by a progenitor of Abstract
Expressionism [through 3/2].


Jewish
Theological Seminary
3080 B’way (122nd St.), 212-678-8082. Mon.-Fri.
9:30-5:30. Free. "Sanctuary & Synagogue" explores unique
experience of Portuguese Jews who migrated to Amsterdam in the 16th century
[through 12/8].


Metropolitan
Museum of Art
1000 5th Ave. (82nd.), 212-535-7710, www.metmuseum.org Sun.,
Tues.-Thurs. 9:30-5:30; Fri. & Sat. 9:30-9. $12, $7 st./s.c., child under
12 free w/adult. "American Drawings & Watercolors in the Metropolitan
Museum of Art: Highlights from the Collection, 1710-1890
," 100 of best
commemorating publication of book w/same title [through 12/1]. "Richard
Avedon: Portraits
," approximately 180 portraits capturing photographer’s
entire career [through 1/5]. "Théodore Chassériau (1819-1856):
The Unknown Romantic
," first retrospective held outside his native
land, incl. approximately 50 paintings & 80 works on paper [through 1/5].
"Blithe Spirit: The Windsor Set," French evening gowns dating
back to 1935 [through 2/9]. "Cultivated Landscapes," 75 works
from 10th century to collapse of Tang dynasty incl. renown pieces from the Ming
& Tang eras plus select items from Marie-Hélène & Guy
Weill collection. Landscapes, flowers & plants all depict "natural
imagery of Chinese painting" [through 2/9]. "A Very Private Collection:
Janice H. Levin’s Impressionist Pictures
," display of 35 works
originally hung in Honorary Trustee’s home [through 2/9]. "Arts
of the Spanish Americas, 1550-1850
," religious & secular Latin
American ceramics, textiles, drinking vessels & sculpture [through 4/6].
"Arms and Armor: Notable Acquisitions 1991-2002" [through 6/29].


Museum
for African Art
36-01 43rd Ave. (36th St.), L.I.C., 718-784-7700. Weds.-Fri.
10-5; Sat. & Sun. 12-6. $5, $2.50 st./s.c. & child. Museum joins MOMA,
PS1, AMMI & Isamu Noguchi Garden Museum in Long Island City, Queens, for
temporary relocation before building permanent home along Museum Mile. "Facing
the Mask
," inaugural exhibition feat. more than 70 symbolic objects
used in societal roles & rituals [through 3/2].


Museum
of Chinese in the Americas (MoCA)
70 Mulberry St., 2nd fl. (Bayard St.),
212-619-4785, www.moca-nyc.org Tues.-Sun. 12-5. $3, $1 st./s.c./child. under
12. "Gotta Sing Gotta Dance!: Chinese America in the Nightclub Circuit,"
showcase of photographs taken during first half of 20th century capturing Asian
performers defying mainstream expectations [through 5/2003]. "Portraits
of a Neighborhood; Family Portraits by the FIT Photography Club
," images
from May 2002’s "Family Photo Day" sponsored by MoCA [through
5/2003].


Museum
of the City of New York
1220 5th Ave. (103rd St.), 212-534-1672, www.mcny.org
Weds.-Sat. 10-5; Sun. 12-5; Tues. 10-2. $7, $4 st./s.c./child, $12 families.
"Richard Rodgers’ Broadway" showcases objects from composer’s
life & work [through 1/5]. "The Day Our World Changed: Children’s
Art of 9/11
," juried exhibition in collaboration w/NYU Child Study
Center pres. 83 of the 800 works submitted [through 1/19]. "Raices:
The Roots of Latin Music in New York City
," photographs, posters, costumes
& various programs trace the history of salsa in city [through 1/26]. "The
Lubavitch of Brooklyn, An Intimate Portrait
," Steve Hoffman’s
photographs documenting the life of Lubavitchers in Crown Heights, Brooklyn
[through 2/2]. "Horn & Hardart’s Automat," centennial
celebration of machine that helped make hospital waiting rooms more tolerable
[through 3/16].



Museum
of Contemporary Arts & Design
40 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.),
212-956-3535, www.americancraftmuseum.org Tues., Weds., Fri.-Mon. 10-6; Thurs.
10-8. $8, $5 st./s.c., child under 12 free. "Elegant Fantasy: The Jewelry
of Arline Fisch
," debut of Fisch’s modern designs which use textile
techniques (weaving, knitting, crochet & braiding) [through 1/5]. "From
the Kilns of Denmark: Contemporary Danish Ceramics
," 100 pieces by
30 artists ages 20-80 [through 1/5].



Museum
of Modern Art in Queens
33rd St. (Queens Blvd.) L.I.C., 212-708-9400. Thurs.-Mon.
10-5; Fri. 10-7:45. $12, $8.50 st./s.c., Fri. pay-what-you-wish after 4. "The
Changing of the Avant-Garde: Visionary Architectural Drawings from the Howard
Gillman Collection
," nearly 200 drawings from the 60s & 70s [through
1/6]. "Drawing Now: Eight Propositions," 26 artists from America,
Europe & Asia showcase over 200 works [through 1/6]. "Coisa Linda
(Something Beautiful)
," MOMA publishes & exhibits Beatriz Milhazes,
part of new artist/writer series [through 1/13]. "Masterworks of German
Expression
" highlights from first quarter of the 20th century, incl.
Expressionist group Bürke [through 2/24].


National
Academy of Design
1083 5th Ave. (betw. 89th & 90th Sts.), 212-369-4880,
www.nationalacademy.org Weds. & Thurs. 12-5; Fri.-Sun. 11-6. $8, $5 st./s.c.
"Color & Ecstasy: The Art of Hyman Bloom," retrospective
chronicles artist’s career w/more than 60 drawings & paintings, many
of which have a religious slant [through 12/29].


National
Museum of the American Indian
George Gustav Heye Center, 1 Bowling Green
(betw. State & Whitehall Sts.), 212-514-3700. Fri.-Weds. 10-5; Thurs. 10-8.
Free. "Great Masters of Mexican Folk Art" incl. variety
of materials such as pottery, furniture & jewelry [through 3/15]. "The
New Old World: Antilles–Living Beyond the Myth
," photographs depicting
current life & culture of Taino & Caribe communities in the Caribbean
[through 3/31]. "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life & Culture"
displays more than 300 symbolic objects [permanent].


New Museum
of Contemporary Art
583 B’way (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-219-1222,
www.newmuseum.org Tues.-Sun. 12-6; Thurs. 12-8. Free Thurs. 6-8. $6, $3 st./s.c.,
free for those under 18. "Nalini Malani: Hamletmachine," debut
U.S. exhibition by Bombay-based artist examines rise of Hindu fundamentalism
in South Asia w/video productions & text [through 1/12]. Carroll Dunham,"
40 paintings by American painter [through 2/2].


The New-York
Historical Society
2 W. 77th St. (Central Park W.), 212-873-3400, www.nyhistory.org
Tues.-Sun. 11-6. $6, $4 st./s.c., child 12 & under free. "Drawings
by Richard Welling
," sketches of the WTC while building was under construction
by New Haven artist [through 12/15]. "The Games We Played"
displays over 150 board games, many of which were manufactured here in the city,
from 1865 to present [through 1/5]. "Portrait of the Art World: A Century
of ARTnews Photographs
," exhibit honors centenary of popular art publication
w/100 memorable images [through 1/5]. "Life on a Lapel: An Exhibition
of Buttons, Badges, Medals and Decorations from the Collection of the N-YHS
"
more than 1000 pieces of memorabilia [through 1/19]. "Degrees of Latitude:
Maps of America from the Colonial Williamsburg Collection
," 72 maps
& one atlas depicting American settlement & colonization [though 2/2].
"Reading Uncle Tom’s Image," to celebrate 150th anniversary
of Harriet Beecher Stowe’s novel, the Museum displays books, portraits,
photographs & artifacts, plus sculptures depicting scenes from Uncle
Tom’s Cabin
& 25 versions of the book, incl. French, German &
Welsh editions [through 2/9]. "Presidential Manuscripts," series
of exhibitions feat. one President at a time [long term].


New York
Design Center
200 Lexington Ave. (32nd St.), 212-679-9500. Mon.-Fri.
9-5. Adm. is one can of food. "Canstruction Competition,"
10th-annual displays larger-than-life objects composed of 1000s of canned foods.
This year, NY architecture & engineering firms have created a Winnie the
Pooh & Elmer’s glue bottle, among 30 others. Plus, it benefits the
Food Bank of New York City [through 11/27].


The New
York Public Library for the Performing Arts
40 Lincoln Center Plaza, 65th
St. (Amsterdam Ave.), 212-870-1630, www.nypl.org Tues., Weds., Fri. & Sat.
12-6; Thurs. 12-8. Free. "Best of Times: The Theater of Charles Dickens,"
collection of prints, posters, programs & photos highlighting Dickens’
life as an author, playwright & performer [through 2/15].


P.S.1
Contemporary Art Center 22-25 Jackson Ave. (46th St.), L.I. City, 718-784-2084,
www.ps1.org Thurs.-Mon. 12-6; $5, $2 st./s.c. "Mexico City: An Exhibition
About the Exchange Rates of Bodies & Values
," selected works exploring
"the tension between wealth and poverty, between progress, stagnation and
improvisation, and between the violence and civility that animates this vibrant
city" [through 11/30].


Schomburg
Center for Research in Black Culture
515 Malcolm X Blvd. (135th St.), 212-491-2200.
"Rising Above Jim Crow: The Paintings of Johnnie Lee Gray,"
approximately 35 pieces addressing segregation while living in South Carolina
[through 1/3].


Studio
Museum in Harlem
144 W. 125th St. (betw. Lenox Ave. & Adam Clayton Powell
Blvd.), 212-864-4500, www.studiomuseum.org Mon.-Fri. & Sun. 10-6; Sat. 10-6.
$5, $3 st./s.c., $1 child under 12. "Gary Simmons," retrospective
of nearly 35 drawings, photographs, sculptures & videos, from 1996 to present
[through 1/5].


Swiss
Institute of Contemporary Art
495 B’way, 3rd. fl. (betw. Spring &
Broome Sts.), 212-925-2035, www.swissinstitute.net Tues.-Sat. 11-6. Free. "Black
Bonds
," failed paintings by Jutta Koether & Steven Parrino serve
as homage to Dada & punk rock. Black Dice, Christian Marclay & Merzbow
play in Dec. Thurston Moore & Don Fleming on Dec. 12 [through 1/4].


Whitney
Museum of American Art
945 Madison Ave. (75th St.), 212-570-3676, www.whitney.org
Tues.-Thurs., Sat. & Sun. 11-6; Fri. 1-9. $10, $8 st./s.c./groups of 10
or more; Fri. pay-what-you-wish 6-9 p.m. "An American Legacy: A Gift
to New York
," popular imagery from the 50s & 60s feat. works by
Jackson Pollock, Franz Kline, Helen Frankenthaler, Mark Rothko, Roy Lichtenstein
& Andy Warhol [through 1/26]. "The Quilts of Gee’s Bend,"
20th-century quilts made by African-America women from Gee’s Bend, Alabama.
Plus historical photographs & short doc. feat. interviews w/quilters [through
3/2].


World
Financial Center Winter Garden
220 Vesey St. (Liberty St.), 212-945-0505.
Call for hours. Free. "Sonic Garden," installations by artists/composers
Laurie Anderson, David Byrne, Marina Rosenfeld & Ben Rubin [through 11/30].


Yeshiva
University Museum
at the Center for Jewish History 15 W. 16th St.
(5th Ave.), 212-294-8330, www.yu.edu/museum Sun., Tues. & Weds. 11-5; Thurs.
11-8. $6, $4 st./s.c., child. under 5 free, Yeshiva Univ. st. free w/id. "Rabbis:
The Many Faces of Judaism
," 100 images taken by sports photographer
George Kalinsky celebrates same-titled book. Book signing follows reception
[through 12/31]. "Tobi Kahn: Microcosmos," new paintings inspired
by the book of Genesis explore cosmos [through 1/26].



Openings/Receptions



Engine
27
173 Franklin St. (betw. Hudson & Greenwich Sts.), 212-431-7466. www.engine27.org
Sat. & Sun. 2-8. Free. "Joseph Kubera: John Cage’s Variations
VI (1966)
," sound installation based on Cage’s work,
feat. pianist Kubera, manipulates frequency, duration & amplitude through
16 speakers [reception 11/30 from 6-8, through 12/8].



Smithfield
115 Essex St. (betw. Rivington & Delancey Sts.), RSVP 917-400-4041.
Free. "Your Exhibition: An Usual Opportunity for Women," one-night
showing of approximately 30 8×10 photographs exploring a woman’s crotch,
taken by Alexandra Jacoby. This event is for women only & you must RSVP
to the number above or email preview@vaginaverite.com to attend [Mon. 6:30-9:30].


Spoonbill
& Sugartown Booksellers
218 Bedford Ave. (betw. N. 4th & N. 5th
Sts.), Williamsburg, 718-387-7322. "Photographs of Old Williamsburg,"
20 b&w images of the aforementioned & Greenpoint dating as far back
as turn of the century, culled from collection of local publisher Brian Merlis
[reception 12/1 from 7-9, through 12/27].



 


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The Arsenal Gallery 64th
St. (5th Ave.), 212-360-8163, www.nyc.gov/parks Mon.-Fri. 9-5; closed Sat. &
Sun. Free. "Greener Pastures: A History of Bronx Parks 1880-2001,"
exhibition of photographs chronicling recreational spaces in the Bronx [through
9/6].



The Gallery at the American
Bible Society
1865 B’way (betw. 61st & 62nd Sts.), 212-408-1500,
www.americanbible.org Mon.-Thurs. 10-7; Fri. 10-6; Sat. 10-5; closed
Sun. Free. "The Holy Land through the Eyes of Explorers," images
of promised land from 1890s [through 9/15].


Leslie-Lohman Gay Art
Foundation
127-B Prince St. (betw. Prince & Wooster Sts.), 212-673-7007.
Tues.-Sat. 1-6; closed Sun. & Mon. Free. Photographer Reed Massengill curates
"The Muses," a photography exhibit of male models by emerging
& established photographers; highlights incl. Warhol film star Joe Dallesandro
& "Justify My Love" co-star Tony Ward [through 10/20].


Paine Webber Art Gallery
1285 6th Ave. (52nd St.), 212-713-2885. Mon.-Fri. 8-6; closed Sat. &
Sun. Free. "Esther Bubley: American Photo-Journalist," exploration
of leading photographer from golden age of journalism [through 9/7].


Posteritati Movie Poster
241 Centre St. (betw. Broome & Grande Sts.), 212-226-2207. Tues.-Sun.
11-7; closed Mon. Free. In collaboration w/Film Forum’s 49-film retrospective,
"NYPD," movie posters from Sweden, Japan, Poland, Belgium &
the U.S. will be on display [through 10/4].


Smack Mellon Studios
56 Water St. (Front St.), Bklyn, 718-834-8761, www.smackmellon.org Weds.-Sun.
12-6; closed Mon. & Tues. Free. "The Barnstormers: No Condition
is Permanent
," 30 or so NYC artists pres. multi-layered painting &
video installation–live performances every Sat. 2-6 [through 9/16].



Museums/Cultural
Institutions



American Museum of National
History
Central Park W. (79th St.), 212-769-5200, www.amnh.org Sun.-Thurs.
10-5:45; Fri. & Sat. 10-8:45. $10, $7.50 st./sc., $6 child. "Ancient
Microworlds
," stunning exhibition of high
-magnification
photography

revealing internal
structures of Jurassic fossils [through 9/9]. "The Genomic Revolution,"
exhibition & explanation of cutting-edge science [through 1/1].


Brooklyn Museum of Art
200 Eastern Pkwy (Washington Ave.), Bklyn, 718-638-5000, www.brooklynart.org
Weds.-Fri. 10-5; Sat. & Sun. 11-6; first Sat. of the month 11-11, eve. free;
closed Mon. & Tues. $6, $3 st./s.c. "My Reality: Contemporary Art
& the Culture of Japanese Animation
," feat. more than 40 works
(paintings, sculpture, video & photography) influenced by techno culture
& Anime

[through 10/7].



Cooper-Hewitt 2 E.
91st St. (5th Ave.), 212-849-8400, www.si.edu/ndm Tues. 10-9; Weds.-Sat. 10-5;
Sun. 12-5; closed Mon. $8, $5 st./sc. child under 12 free. Museo Nacional de
Artes Decorativas in Madrid, Spain brings 186 piece collection of early 20th-century
"Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus"
to the National Design Museum [through 2/24].


Goethe-Institut 1014
5th Ave. (betw. 82nd & 83rd Sts.), 212-439-8700. Mon., Weds., &
Fri. 10-5; Tues. & Thurs. 10-7; closed Sat. & Sun. Free. "Mies’
Early Projects: Photography by Kay Fingerle
," infamous architect Mies
van der Rohe is featured in not one but three exhibits this fall, see also "MoMA"
& "Whitney Museum" [through 9/11].


Guggenheim Museum 1071
5th Ave. (89th St.), 212-423-3500. Sun.-Weds. 9-6; Fri. & Sat. 9-8; closed
Thurs. $12, $8 st./s.c., child. under 12 free. "Frank Gehry: Architect,"
retrospective of major works from influential designer [through 9/22]. "American
Art: The Fifties & Sixties
," permanent collection feat. painters
Jackson Pollock & Willem De Kooning [through 10/24]. "Franz Marc:
A Bestiary
," explores the animal kingdom [through 10/24].


Guggenheim Museum~Soho
575 B’way, 2nd fl. (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-423-3500.
Thurs.-Mon. 11-6; closed Tues. & Weds. $5, $3 st./s.c. "Sugimoto:
Portraits
," displays photographs by Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto
[through 11/10].


Jewish Museum 1109
5th Ave. (92nd St.), 212-423-3271, www.thejewishmuseum.org Mon., Weds.,
& Thurs. 11-5:45; Tues. 11-9; Sun. 10-5:45; closed Fri. & Sat. $8, $5.50
st./s.c., child. under 12 free. Pay-what-you-wish Tues. after 5. "Marc
Chagall: Early Works from Russian Collections
," exhibition of paintings
illustrates growth of artist’s original vision [through 10/14, $2 surcharge].


Metropolitan Museum of
Art
1000 5th Ave. (82nd.), 212-535-7710, www.metmuseum.org Sun., Tues.-Thurs.
9:30-5:30; Fri. & Sat. 9:30-9; closed Mon. $10, $5 st./s.c., child. under
12 free w/adult. "Beyond the Easel: Decorative Painting by Bonnard,
Vuillard, Denis & Roussel, 1890-1930
," exhibit of rarely-seen paintings
originally meant to serve as full wall panels [through 9/9]. "Terry
Winters: Printed Works
," 90 works on display in retrospective of American
artist [through 9/30]. "African, Oceanic & Ancient American Art,"
varied works from across globe displayed for first time [through 10/28]. "Century
of Design, Part IV: 1975-2000
," exploration of styles & trends
from last quarter of 20th century [through 1/6].



Museum of the City of
New York
1220 5th Ave. (103rd St.), 212-534-1672, www.mcny.org Weds.-Sat.
10-5; Sun 12-5; Tues. 10-2; closed Mon. $7, $4 st./s.c./child., $12 families.
"Gay Men’s Health Crisis," celebrates 20th anniversary
of GMHC & shares stories about fighting the disease

[through 9/10]. "Dressing
for a NYC
Childhood," retrospective of 300 years of children’s
clothing [through 9/16]. Photographs & essays by NYC high school students
document changes in city’s immigrant neighborhoods in "New York
Toy Stories
" [through 12/31] & "The Infamous Andrew
Jackson Head
" exhibits [permanent].



Museum of Jewish Heritage
18 First Pl. (betw. West St. & Battery Pl.), 212-509-6130; www.mjhnyc.org
Sun.-Wed. 9-5; Thurs. 9-8; Fri. & Jewish holidays 9-3. $7, $5 s.c./st.,
children under 5 free. "Citizens Betrayed: The Hungarian Forced Labor
Battalions 1939-45
" follows plight of Hungarian Jews forced into labor
services [through 10/15].


Museum of Modern Art
11 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Ave.), 212-708-9400, www.moma.org Thurs.
& Sat-Tues. 10:30-5:45; Fri. 10:30-8:15. Closed Weds. $10, $6.50 st./s.c.,
child. under 16 free. Fri. pay-what-you-wish after 4:30 p.m. "Mies in
Berlin
," exhibition of architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s work
in Berlin from 1905 to 1938 [through 9/11]. See "Whitney Museum" for
an exhibition of Mies’ work in America. "The New York Century,"
events & people that helped shape 20th-century NYC [permanent]. Everything
fire fighting-related in "Fire! Fire! Fire!" [permanent]. "Broadway!
The History of American Theater
," costumes, photos, artifacts &
memorabilia [permanent].


Museum of Television
& Radio
25 W. 52nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-621-6600, www.mtr.org
Tues., Weds., Sat. & Sun. 12-6; Thurs. 12-8; Fri. 12-9; closed Mon. $6,
$4 st./sc., $3 child. under 13. "Hello, Good-bye: Pilots, Premieres
& Final Episodes
" [through 9/16]. "Muppets Forever!: The
Legacy of Jim Henson
," showcases work from man who rocked puppetry
[through 9/16].


National Academy of Design
1083 5th Ave. (betw. 89th & 90th Sts.), 212-369-4880, www.nationalacademy.org
Weds. & Thurs. 12-5; Fri. 10-6; Sat. & Sun. 10-5; closed Mon. &
Tues. $8, $5 st./sc./child. 6-16. "Red Grooms: Selections from the Graphic
Work
," incorporates more than 40 years of printmaking by Charles Rogers
"Red" Grooms [through 11/11].


National Museum of the
American Indian
George Gustav Heye Center, 1 Bowling Green (betw. State
& Whitehall Sts.), 212-668-6624. Fri.-Weds. 10-5; Thurs. 10-8. Free. "Seth
Eastman Watercolors: A Soldier Artist Among the Dakota
," paintings
from 19th-century soldier who spent his time recording lifestyle of Plains Indians
[through 10/7]. "Beauty, Honor & Traditions: The Legacy of the Plains
Indian Shirts
," 50 stunning pieces of folk art [through 11/4]. "All
Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life & Culture
" displays more
than 300 symbolic objects [permanent].


New Museum of Contemporary
Art
583 B’way (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-219-1222. Tues.-Sun.
12-6; Thurs. 12-8; closed Mon. Free Thurs. 6-8. $6, $3 st./s.c., free for those
under 18. Play a voice-activated version of Pong & other artist-designed
games during "The Electric Donut: Kristin Lucas & Joe McKay"
exhibit [through 9/16]. First American retrospective of South African "William
Kentridge
," whose work explored complex conditions in artist’s
homeland [through 9/16].


New York Hall of Science
47-01 Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 718-699-0005. Call for hours. $7.50,
$5 child/s.c. Free Thurs. & Fri., 2-5. "Science Playground Open!"
send the kids to frolic in the largest science playground in western hemisphere
[through 11/30, $2 fee]. "Marvelous Molecules–The Secret of Life,"
illustrates similar chemistry traits among living things–humans, amoebas
& cockroaches [permanent].


The New-York Historical
Society
2 W. 77th St. (Central Park W.), 212-873-3400. Tues.-Sun. 11-5;
closed Mon. $5, $3 st./s.c., child. 12 & under free. "Independence
& Its Enemies in New York
," 225th anniversary celebration for the
signing of the Declaration of Independence [through 9/9]. "Up on the
Roof: The Culture of NYC Rooftops
," explores quintessential New York
summer retreat [through 9/9]. "Advertising Drama," exhibit
of theater posters from 1880-1910 [through 9/16]. Based on radio doc. of the
same name, "Flophouse: Life on the Bowery" examines past &
present dwellers of the Bowery [through 11/4].


NY Transit Museum Gallery
Annex, Grand Central Terminal, 42nd St. (Park Ave. S.), 718-694-5102. Tues.-Fri.
10-4; Sat. & Sun. 12-5. $3, $1.50 st./s.c. "Take Me Out to the Ballgame!,"
chronicles baseball in NY through photos & artifacts [through 9/22].


Queens Museum of Art
New York City Bldg., Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 718-592-9700. Tues.-Fri.
10-5; Sat. & Sun. 12-5; closed Mon. Contrib. $5, $2.50 st./s.c., child.
under 5 free. Six Phun Phactory artists (Speco, Slam 4, Motive,
Leia, Bisc & the Wiz) display their technique in "Old Skool, New
Skool, True Skool: the Graffiti Project
" [through 9/30]. "Queens
Focus
," displays work by local artists [permanent]. "Tiffany
in Queens: Selections from the Neustadt Museum Collection
" [permanent].
"Panorama of the City of New York," 9000+-sq.-foot model of
NYC from 1964 World’s Fair [permanent].


SVA’s Eastside Gallery
214 E. 21st St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-592-2145. Mon.-Thurs. 9-8;
Fri. & Sat. 9-5; closed Sun. Free. SVA graphic design students, April
Hannah & Heather O’Neill pres. "Designerly Paintings"
[through 9/12].



Whitney Museum of American
Art
945 Madison Ave. (75th St.), 212-570-3676, www.whitney.org Tues.-Thurs.,
Sat. & Sun. 11-6; Fri. 1-9; closed Mon. $10, $8 st./sc./groups of 10 or
more; Fri. pay-what-you-wish 6-9 p.m. "Unseen Cinema: Early American
Avant-Garde Film, 1893-1941
," incl. Edison/Edwin
Porter’s 1902 Coney Island at Night [through 9/9]. "Stories,"
printmaking by contemporary artists [through 9/30]. "Mies in America,"
displays architectural projects by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe [through 9/23].
See "MoMA" for an exhibition of Mies’ work in Berlin. "Wayne
Thiebaud:
A Painting Retrospective," first full retrospective
of paintings, watercolors, gouaches & pastels in more than 15 years, compares
his West Coast work to his East Coast pop art [through 9/23].



Whitney Museum of American
Art at Phillip Morris
120 Park Ave. (betw. 41st & 42nd Sts.), 917-663-2453,
www.whitney.org Mon.-Weds.& Fri. 11-6; Thurs. 11-7:30. Free. "Miranda
Lichtenstein: Sanctuary for a Wild Child
," drawings of lost children
through the ages [through 9/21].



Openings



American Museum of National
History
Central Park W. (79th St.), 212-769-5200. See listings above for
times & prices. "Meeting God: Elements of Hindu Devotion,"
artifacts & photos offer insight on customs & rituals of Hinduism [opens
Sat., through 2/24].



Art in General 79
Walker St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.) 212-219-0473, www.artingeneral.org
Tues.-Sat. 12-6; closed Sun. & Mon. Free. "A Contemporary Fresco
Mural: Flavia Gandolfo
," Peruvian artist saturates the walls w/photographic
murals of contemporary Peruvian political figures [opens Thurs., through 10/3].


Brooklyn Museum of Art
200 Eastern Pkwy (Washington Ave.), Bklyn, 718-638-5000. See listing above
for times & prices. "Wit & Wine," displays 45 pieces
of ancient Iranian ceramics [opens Fri., through 12/30].


Broome St. Gallery 498
Broome St. (betw. Thompson St. & W. B’way), 212-226-6085. Tues.-Sun.
11-6; Free. "Fresh," seven artists pres. new works utilizing
bright colors to evoke emotion [opens Tues. 6-9].


Exit Art 548 B’way
(betw. Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-925-2928, www.exitart.org Tues.-Fri. 10-6;
Sat. 11-6. closed Sun. & Mon. Min. contrib. $2. "Spunky,"
more than 20 emerging artists display contemporary art [opens Sat. 6-8, through
10/27].



Caren Golden Fine Art
526 W. 26th St. (betw. 10th & 11th Sts.), 212-727-8304.Tues.-Sat. 10-6.
Free. NYC artist Ryan Humphrey

pres. "Streets
of Fire
," which incorporates childhood imagery, skateboarding &
video games [opens Thurs. 6-8, through 10/14].


Here 145 6th Ave.
(betw. Spring & Broome Sts.), 212-647-0202 x308; www.here.org Tues.-Sat.
12-8, "Tim Blum: Half Baked, Mashed & Foiled," feat. life-size
aluminum foil truck & potato lamps. "Jason Clay Lewis: Poison"
pres.

rat poison chocolate
sculpture & other toxic creations [opens Fri. 5-7; through 10/7].



Jewish Museum 1109
5th Ave. (92nd St.), 212-423-3271. See listing above for hours & prices.
Comic strip artist & author of The Jew of New York, "Ben
Katchor
," displays illustrations, drawings, graphic novels & set
designs. Berlin-based artist pres. "Arnold Dreyblatt: The Re-Collection
Mechanism
" installation. "Doug & Mike Starn: Ramparts Cafe,"
multimedia reaction to Jerusalem by Brooklyn twins. [opens Sun., through 2/10].


Robert Mann Gallery 210
11th Ave. (betw. 24th & 25th Sts.), 212-898-7600. Tues.-Sat. 11-6. Free.
"Jeff Brouws: Inside the Live Reptile Tent," photographs of
amusement parks & carnivals focusing on neon signs, rides & games [opens
Fri., through 10/20].


Metropolitan Museum of
Art
1000 5th Ave. (82nd.), 212-535-7710. See listing above for hours &
prices. German painter displays three versions of famous composition in "Caspar
David Friedrich: Moonwatchers
," alongside works by several contemporaries
[opens Tues., through 11/11]. "The Pharaoh’s Photographer"
feat. photographs taken betw. 1906 & 1939 by Harry Burton & other members
of the Met’s Egyptian Expedition [opens Tues., through 12/30].



Modern Culture at the
Gershwin Hotel
3 E. 27th St. (betw. 5th & Madison Aves.), 212-213-8289.
See above for times & prices. "Lyndal Walker: All New Personal Style,"
w/scenes at the Quik-E-Mart

[opens Weds. 6-8,
through 10/6].



Organization of Independent
Artists
19 Hudson St., #402 (betw. Reade & Duane Sts.), 212-219-9213.
Tues.-Fri. 1-5; closed Sat.-Mon. Free. "The Insomnia Show,"
four NYC-based artists explore sleep deprivation through paintings, collages
& mixed media [opens Thurs. 6-8, through 9/28].


Soho Photo Gallery
15 White St. (betw. 6th Ave. & W. B’way), 212-226-8571. Thurs. 6-8;
Fri.-Sun. 1-6; closed Mon.-Weds. Free. Robert Welsh explores San Francisco’s
Asian community in "Immigrant Stories." Horacio DeVoto pres.
"North of the Border," inspired by landscape of his native
Buenos Aires. "Shadows Distinct," Carl Kotheimer’s b&w
images using inkjet "Piezography" process. Masayo Nishimura’s
"Scene #1" plays w/light & shadow in subway structures
[opens Thurs. 6-8, through 9/29].



White Columns 320
W. 13th St. (Horatio St.), 212-924-4212; www.whitecolumns.org. Weds-Sun. 12-6,
free. "Film Stills," artists feat. works inspired by scenes
from movies such as A Clockwork Orange & The Golden Voyage of
Sinbad
[opens Fri. 7-9, through 10/14]. "Faster,
Harder, Shorter
," series of shorts screened simultaneously each Fri.
[opens Fri., through 9/28].



Whitney Museum of American
Art
945 Madison Ave. (75th St.), 212-570-3676. See listing above for times
& prices. "Arturo Herrera: Before We Leave," three-part
installation hung in & outside the museum [opens Thurs., through 12/9].



 


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The Arsenal Gallery 64th
St. (5th Ave.), 212-360-8136, www.nyc.gov/parks Weds.-Fri., Mon. & Tues.
9-5; closed Sat. & Sun. Free. "Greener Pastures: A History of Bronx
Parks 1880-2001
," exhibition of photographs chronicling recreational
spaces in the Bronx [through 9/6].


Dumbo
Arts Center 30
Washington St. (Water & Plymouth Sts.), Bklyn, 718-694-0831, www.dumboartscenter.org
Thurs.-Mon. 12-6. closed Weds. & Tues. Free. "Pete & Repeat,"
media artists search for hypnotic meaning in repetition [through 8/19].



Exit Art 548 B’way
(betw. Prince & Spring Sts.), 212-925-2928, www.exitart.org Weds.-Fri. &
Tues. 10-6; Sat. 11-6. closed Sun. & Mon. Min. contrib. $2. "The
LP Show
," over 2500 album covers from last 50 years feat. Art Chantry,
Thurston Moore, Frank Kozik & more [through 8/17].


The Gallery at the American
Bible Society
1865 B’way (betw. 61st & 62nd Sts.), 212-408-1500,
www.americanbible.org Weds., Fri., Mon. & Tues. 10-6; Thurs. 10-7;
Sat. 10-5; closed Sun. Free. "The Holy Land through the Eyes of Explorers,"
images of promised land from 1890’s [through 9/15].


Modern Culture at the
Gershwin Hotel
3 E. 27th St. (betw. 5th & Madison Aves.), 212-213-8289,
www.bway.net/~modcult Weds.-Sat. & Tues. 10-6. Free. NYC artists
"Roberta Bayley, Tracy Nakayama, Lise Soskoine," show off ink
drawings, paintings & photos of Johnny Thunders, Richard Hell, Sid Vicious
& Iggy Pop [through 8/29].


Paine Webber Art Gallery
1285 6th Ave. (52nd St.), 212-713-2885. Weds.-Fri., Mon. & Tues. 8-6;
closed Sat. & Sun. Free. "Esther Bubley: American Photo-Journalist,"
exploration of leading photographer from golden age of journalism [through 9/7].


Posteritati Movie Poster
241 Centre St. (betw. Broome & Grande Sts.), 212-226-2207. Weds.-Sun.
& Tues. 11-7; closed Mon. Free. In collaboration w/Film Forum’s 49-film
retrospective, "NYPD," movie posters from Sweden, Japan, Poland,
Belgium & the U.S. will be on display [through 10/4].


Smack Mellon Studios
56 Water St. (Front St.), Bklyn, 718-834-8761, www.smackmellon.org Weds.-Sun.
12-6; closed Mon. & Tues. Free. "The Barnstormers: No Condition
is Permanent
," 30 or so NYC artists pres. a multi-layed painting plus
video installation–live performances every Sat. 2-6 [through 9/16].


Soho Triad Fine Arts
107 Grand St. (B’way), 212-965-9500, www.sohotriad.com Weds.-Tues.
10-6. Free. "New Finds/Old Favorites II: Summer Group Exhibition,"
feat. works by new photographers as well as some favorites [through 9/2].



Museums/Cultural Institutions



American Craft Museum
40 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-956-3535, www.americancraftmuseum.org
Weds., Fri.-Sun. & Tues. 10-6. Thurs. 10-8. closed Mon. $5, $2.50 st./s.c.,
child. under 12 free. "Light Screens: The Leaded Glass of Frank Lloyd
Wright
," largest exhibition ever of Wright’s revolutionary windows
[though 9/2]. "Origamic Architecture," exploration of influence
of origami on building design [through 9/2]. "Radiant Geometries,"
75 pieces of jewelry by 15 artists on display [through 9/2].


American Museum of National
History
Central Park W. (79th St.), 212-769-5200, www.amnh.org Weds.,
Thurs. & Sun.-Tues. 10-5:45; Fri. & Sat. 10-8:45. $9.50, $7.50 st./s.c.,
$6 child. "Ancient Microworlds," stunning exhibition of high
magnification

revealing internal
structures in Jurassic fossils [through 9/9]. "The Genomic Revolution,"
exhibition & explanation of cutting-edge science [through 1/1].


Brooklyn Museum of Art
200 Eastern Pkwy (Washington Ave.), Bklyn, 718-638-5000, www.brooklynart.org
Weds.-Fri. 10-5; Sat. & Sun. 11-6; first Sat. of the month 11-11, eve. free;
closed Mon. & Tues. $4, $2 st./s.c. "Leon Golub: Paintings 1950-2000,"
55 paintings addressing themes of power [through 8/19]. "My Reality:
Contemporary Art & the Culture of Japanese Animation
," feat. more
than 40 works (paintings, sculpture, video & photography) influenced by
techno culture & Anime

[through 10/7].



The Frick Collection
1 E. 70th St. (5th Ave.), 212-288-0700, www.frick.org Weds.-Sat. & Tues.
10-6; Sun. 1-6; closed Mon. $10, $5 st./sc. "Master Drawings from the
Smith College Museum of Art
," 65 examples of draftsmanship drawn from
a five-century period [through 8/21].


Guggenheim Museum 1071
5th Ave. (89th St.), 212-423-3500. Weds. & Sun.-Tues. 9-6; Fri. & Sat.
9-8; closed Thurs. $12, $8 st./s.c., child. under 12 free. "Frank Gehry:
Architect
," retrospective of major works from influential designer
[through 8/26].


Guggenheim Museum~Soho
575 B’way, 2nd fl. (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-423-3500.
Thurs.-Mon. 11-6; closed Weds. & Tues. $5, $3 st./s.c. "Sugimoto:
Portraits
," displays photographs by Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto
[through 11/10].


Intrepid Sea-Air-Space
Museum
Pier 86, W. 46th St. (12th Ave.), 212-245-0072, www.intrepidmuseum.org
Weds.-Fri., Mon. & Tues. 10-5; Sat. & Sun 10-7. $12, $9 veterans, reservists,
st./s.c., $6 ages 6-11, $1 ages 2-5, free for active duty & toddlers. "Defending
our Future
" exhibits machinery, statistics & Pentagon’s latest
project [permanent]. "Desert Storm Strike," "A-6 Cockpit
Challenge
" & "Cold War/Berlin Wall Exhibit" [permanent].
"Prepare to Dive: Centennial Exhibit of the Navy’s First Submarine"
feat. submarine built in 1878 [permanent].


Jewish Museum 1109
5th Ave. (92nd St.), 212-423-3271, www.thejewishmuseum.org Weds., Thurs.
& Mon. 11-5:45; Sun. 10-5:45; Tues. 11-9; closed Fri. & Sat. $8, $5.50
st./s.c., child. under 12 free. Pay-what-you-wish Tues. after 5. "Marc
Chagall: Early Works from Russian Collections
," exhibition of paintings
illustrates growth of artist’s original vision [through 10/14, $2 surcharge].



Metropolitan Museum of
Art
1000 5th Ave. (82nd.), 212-535-7710, www.metmuseum.org Weds. & Thurs.
9:30-5:30; Fri. & Sat. 9:30-9; Sun. 9-5:30; Tues. 9:30-5:30; closed Mon.
$10, $5 st./s.c., child. under 12 free w/adult. "19th- & 20th-Century
Chinese Paintings
," over 90 works reflecting two centuries of wrenching
change in China from Robert H. Ellsworth Collection [through 8/19]. "Dancing
on the Roof: Photography at the Bauhaus
," 60 rare photos of New York
during 1920’s [through 8/26]. "Summer Selections: American Landscape
Drawings & Watercolors
," exhibition of works on paper from 1780-1900
[through 9/2]. "Beyond the Easel: Decorative Painting by Bonnard, Vuillard,
Denis & Roussel, 1890-1930
," exhibit of rarely
-seen
paintings originally meant to serve as full wall panels [through 9/9]. "Terry
Winters: Printed Works
," 90 works on display in retrospective of American
artist [through 9/30]. "African, Oceanic & Ancient American Art,"
varied works from across globe displayed for first time [through 10/28]. "Century
of Design, Part IV: 1975-2000
," exploration of styles & trends
from last quarter of 20th century [through 1/6].


Museum of the City of
New York
1220 5th Ave. (103rd St.), 212-534-1672, www.mcny.org Weds.-Sat.
10-5; Sun 12-5; Tues. 10-2; closed Mon. $5, $4 st./s.c./child., $10 families.
"Gay Men’s Health Crisis," celebrates 20th anniversary
of GMHC & shares stories about fighting the disease

[through 9/10]. "Dressing
for a NYC
Childhood," retrospective of 300 years of children’s
clothing [through 9/16]. "Working Women: A Century of New York Junior
League Volunteerism
" chronicles last 100 years of good deeds [through
10/27]. Photographs & essays by NYC high school students document changes
in city’s immigrant neighborhoods in "New York Toy Stories"
& "The Infamous Andrew Jackson Head" exhibits [permanent].



Museum of Modern Art
11 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Ave.), 212-708-9400, www.moma.org Thurs.
& Sat-Tues. 10:30-5:45; Fri. 10:30-8:15. Closed Weds. $10, $6.50 st./s.c.,
child. under 16 free. "Mies in Berlin," exhibition of architect
Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s work in Berlin from 1905 to 1913 [through 9/11].
See "Whitney Museum" for an exhibition of Mies’ work in America.
"The New York Century," events & people that helped shape
20th-century NYC [permanent]. Everything firefighting related exhibited in "Fire!
Fire! Fire!
" [permanent]. "Broadway! The History of American
Theater
," costumes, photos, artifacts & memorabilia [permanent].


Museum of Television
& Radio
25 W. 52nd St. (5th Ave.), 212-621-6600, www.mtr.org Weds.,
Sat., Sun. & Tues. 12-6; Thurs. 12-8; Fri. 12-9. $6, $4 st./sc., $3 child.
under 13. "Hello, Good-bye: Pilots, Premieres & Final Episodes"
[through 9/16]. "Muppets Forever!: The Legacy of Jim Henson,"
showcases work from man who rocked puppetry [through 9/16].


National Academy of Design
1083 5th Ave. (betw. 89th & 90th Sts.), 212-369-4880, www.nationalacademy.org
Weds., Thurs., Sat. & Sun. 12-5; Fri. 10-6; closed Mon. & Tues. $8,
$4.50 st./sc. & child. 6-16. "Red Grooms: Selections from the Graphic
Work
," incorporates more than 40 years of printmaking by Charles Rogers
"Red" Grooms [through 11/11].



National Museum of the
American Indian
George Gustav Heye Center, 1 Bowling Green (betw. State
& Whitehall Sts.), 212-668-6624. Weds. & Fri.-Tues. 10-5; Thurs. 10-8.
Free. "Seth Eastman Watercolors: A Soldier Artist Among the Dakota,"
paintings from 19th-century soldier who spent his time recording lifestyle of
Plains Indians [through 10/7]. "Beauty, Honor & Traditions: The
Legacy of the Plains Indian Shirts
," 50 stunning pieces of folk art
[through 11/4]. "Spirit Capture: Native Americans & the Photographic
Image
" captures 150 years of cultural history & Native American
experience

[through 7/21]. "All
Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life & Culture
," exhibit displays
more than 300 symbolic objects [permanent].



New Museum of Contemporary
Art
583 B’way (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-219-1222. Weds.-Sun.
& Tues. 12-6; Thurs. 12-8; closed Mon. Free Thurs. 6-8. $6, $3 st./s.c.,
free for those under 18. Play a voice-activated version of Pong & other
artist-designed games during "The Electric Donut: Kristin Lucas &
Joe McKay
" exhibit [through 9/16]. First American retrospective of
South African "William Kentridge," whose work explored complex
conditions in artist’s homeland [through 9/16].


New York Hall of Science
47-01 Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 718-699-0005. Weds., Mon. & Tues.
9:30-2; Thurs.-Sun. 9:30-5. $7.50, $5 child/s.c. Free Thurs. & Fri., 2-5.
"Aliens: Worlds of Possibilities," explore the possibility
of meeting E.T. [through 9/2]. "Science Playground Open!" send
the kids to frolic in the largest science playground in western hemisphere [through
11/30]. "Marvelous Molecules–The Secret of Life," illustrates
similar chemistry traits among living things–humans, amoebas & cockroaches
[permanent].


The New York Historical
Society
2 W. 77th St. (Central Park W.), 212-873-3400. Weds.-Sun. &
Tues. 11-5; closed Mon. $5, $3 st./s.c., child. 12 & under free. "Independence
& Its Enemies in New York
," celebration of 225th anniversary of
signing of the Declaration of Independence [through 9/9]. "Up on the
Roof: The Culture of NYC Rooftops
," celebration of quintessential New
York summer retreat [through 9/9]. "Advertising Drama," exhibit
of theater posters from 1880-1910 [through 9/16]. Based on radio doc. of the
same name, "Flophouse: Life on the Bowery"examines past &
present dwellers of the Bowery [through 11/4]. "Kid City" [permanent].
"Masterworks of 19th-Century American Painting" feat. nearly
50 oil paintings by such artists as William Sydney Mount, Thomas Cole &
Asher B. Durand [permanent].


NY Transit Museum Gallery
Annex, Grand Central Terminal, 42nd St. (Park Ave. S.), 718-694-5102. Weds.-Fri.
& Tues. 10-4; Sat. & Sun. 12-5. $3, $1.50 st./s.c. "Take Me
Out to the Ballgame!
," chronicles baseball in NY through photos &
artifacts [through 9/22].



P.S.1 22-25 Jackson
Ave. (46th St.), L.I. City, 718-784-2084, www.ps1.org Weds.-Sun. 12-6; $5, $2
st./s.c. See also "Music." "Buzz Club: News from Japan,"
exhibition of Japanese urban art [through 9/1]. "Uniform: Order &
Disorder
," exploration of uniforms in fashion & culture [through
9/1]. Annual "Warm Up 2001" DJ series showcases established
& emerging turntablists alongside dance performances & art installations
[Sat. 3-9, through 9/1]. "Carla Accardi: Triplice Tenda," Italian
artist’s tent exhibit explores

themes of domesticity
[through 9/3]. "Los Carpintos: Ciudad Transportable," tent
city exploring urban life [through 9/3]. "Miri Segal: Circular Acts,"
video installation of optical tricks by Israeli artist [through 9/3].



Queens Museum of Art
New York City Bldg., Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 718-592-9700, www.queensmuse.org
Weds.-Fri. 10-5; Sat. & Sun. 12-5; closed Mon. & Tues. $4, $2 st./s.c.,
child. under 5 free. Six Phun Phactory artists (Speco, Slam 4,
Motive, Leia, Bisc & the Wiz) display their technique in "Old Skool,
New Skool, True Skool: the Graffiti Project
" [through 9/22]. "Queens
Focus,
" displays work by local artists [permanent]. "Tiffany
in Queens: Selections from the Neustadt Museum Collection
" [permanent].
"Panorama of the City of New York," 9000+-sq.-foot model of
NYC from 1964 World’s Fair [permanent].



Whitney Museum of American
Art
945 Madison Ave. (75th St.), 212-570-3600, www.whitney.org Weds., Thurs.,
Sat., Sun. & Tues. 11-6; Fri. 1-9; closed Mon. $10, $8 st./sc./groups of
10 or more. "Unseen Cinema: Early American Avant-Garde
Film, 1893-1941
," incl. Edison/Edwin Porter’s 1902 Coney
Island at Night
[through 9/9]. "Stories," printmaking by
contemporary artists [through 9/30]. "Mies in America," displays
architectural projects by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe [through 9/23]. See "MoMA"
for an exhibition of Mies’ work in Berlin. "Wayne Thiebaud:
A Painting Retrospective," first full retrospective of paintings,
watercolors, gouaches & pastels in more than 15 years, compares his West
Coast work to his East Coast pop art [through 9/23].



Whitney Museum of American
Art at Phillip Morris
120 Park Ave. (betw. 41st & 42nd Sts.), 917-663-2453,
www.whitney.org Weds., Fri., Mon. & Tues. 11-6; Thurs. 11-7:30. Free. "Miranda
Lichtenstein: Sanctuary for a Wild Child
," drawings of lost children
through the ages [through 9/21].



Openings



Art in General 79
Walker St. (betw. B’way & Lafayette St.) 212-219-0473, www.artingeneral.org
Weds.-Sat. & Tues. 12-6; closed Sun. & Mon. Free. "A Contemporary
Fresco Mural: Flavia Gandolfo
," Peruvian artist saturates the walls
w/photographic murals of contemporary Peruvian political figures [opens Sat.,
reception 9/6, through 10/3].



AXA Gallery 787 7th
Ave. (51st St.), 212-554-4818. Weds.-Fri., Mon. & Tues. 11-6; Sat. 12-5;
closed Sun. "51 Years," brings together five decades of David
Goldblatt’s photographs documenting South African life & its social
terrain [opens Weds. 5:30-7:30, through 10/6].


Community Center
208 W. 13th St. (betw. 7th & 8th Aves.), 212-620-7310. Call for hours. In
honor of their recently renovated space, more than 20 gay & lesbian artists
pres. works in "Inauragal Art Exhibit" [opens Fri., reception
9/5, through 9/29].


Cooper-Hewitt 2 E.
91st St. (5th Ave.), 212-849-8400, www.si.edu.ndm Weds.-Sat. 10-5; Sun. 12-5;
closed Mon.; Tues. 10-9. $8, $5 st./s.c. child under 12 free. Museo Nacional
de Artes Decorativas in Madrid, Spain brings 186 piece collection of early 20th-century
"Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus"
to the National Design Museum [opens Tues., through 2/24].


Goethe-Institut 1014
5th Ave. (betw. 82nd & 83rd Sts.), 212-439-8700. Weds., Fri. &
Mon. 10-5; Thurs. & Tues. 10-7. closed Sat. & Sun. Free. "Mies’
Early Projects: Photography by Kay Fingerle
," infamous architect Mies
van der Rohe is featured in not one but three exhibits this fall, see also "MoMA"
& "Whitney Museum" [opens Weds., through 9/11].



Soho Black & White
Gallery
470 Broome St. (betw. Spring & Greene Sts.), 212-431-7100. Weds.-Sat.,
Mon. & Tues. 10-6; closed Sun. Free. "Instanbul at a Glance"
reflects Hulya Kolabas’ take on life in the city

[opens Thurs., through
9/16].

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The Arsenal Gallery 64th
St. (5th Ave.), 212-360-8163, www.nyc.gov/parks Weds.-Fri., Mon. & Tues.
9-5; closed Sat. & Sun. Free. "Greener Pastures: A History of Bronx
Parks 1880-2001
," exhibition of photographs chronicling recreational
spaces in the Bronx [through 9/6].



The Gallery at the American
Bible Society
1865 B’way (betw. 61st & 62nd Sts.), 212-408-1500,
www.americanbible.org Weds., Fri., Mon. & Tues. 10-6; Thurs. 10-7;
Sat. 10-5; closed Sun. Free. "The Holy Land through the Eyes of Explorers,"
images of promised land from 1890’s [through 9/15].


Modern Culture at the
Gershwin Hotel
3 E. 27th St. (betw. 5th & Madison Aves.), 212-213-8289,
www.bway.net/~modcult Weds.-Sat. & Tues. 10-6. Free. NYC artists
"Roberta Bayley, Tracy Nakayama, Lise Soskoine," show off ink
drawings, paintings & photos of Johnny Thunders, Richard Hell, Sid Vicious
& Iggy Pop [through 8/29].


Paine Webber Art Gallery
1285 6th Ave. (52nd St.), 212-713-2885. Weds.-Fri., Mon. & Tues. 8-6;
closed Sat. & Sun. Free. "Esther Bubley: American Photo-Journalist,"
exploration of leading photographer from golden age of journalism [through 9/7].


Posteritati Movie Poster
241 Centre St. (betw. Broome & Grande Sts.), 212-226-2207. Weds.-Sun.
& Tues. 11-7; closed Mon. Free. In collaboration w/Film Forum’s 49-film
retrospective, "NYPD," movie posters from Sweden, Japan, Poland,
Belgium & the U.S. will be on display [through 10/4].


Smack Mellon Studios
56 Water St. (Front St.), Bklyn, 718-834-8761, www.smackmellon.org Weds.-Sun.
12-6; closed Mon. & Tues. Free. "The Barnstormers: No Condition
is Permanent
," 30 or so NYC artists pres. multi-layered painting &
video installation–live performances every Sat. 2-6 [through 9/16].


Soho Triad Fine Arts
107 Grand St. (B’way), 212-965-9500, www.sohotriad.com Weds.-Tues.
10-6. Free. "New Finds/Old Favorites II: Summer Group Exhibition,"
feat. works by new photographers as well as some favorites [through 9/2].



Museums/Cultural
Institutions



American Craft Museum
40 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-956-3535, www.americancraftmuseum.org
Weds., Fri.-Sun., Mon. & Tues. 10-6; Thurs. 10-8; closed Mon. $7.50, $4
st./s.c., child. under 12 free. "Light Screens: The Leaded Glass of
Frank Lloyd Wright
," largest exhibition ever of Wright’s revolutionary
windows [though 9/2]. "Origamic Architecture," exploration
of influence of origami on building design [through 9/2]. "Radiant Geometries,"
75 pieces of jewelry by 15 artists on display [through 9/2].


American Museum of National
History
Central Park W. (79th St.), 212-769-5200, www.amnh.org Weds., Thurs.
& Sun.-Tues. 10-5:45; Fri. & Sat. 10-8:45. $10, $7.50 st./sc., $6 child.
"Ancient Microworlds," stunning exhibition of high
-magnification
photography

revealing internal
structures of Jurassic fossils [through 9/9]. "The Genomic Revolution,"
exhibition & explanation of cutting-edge science [through 1/1].


Brooklyn Museum of Art
200 Eastern Pkwy (Washington Ave.), Bklyn, 718-638-5000, www.brooklynart.org
Weds.-Fri. 10-5; Sat. & Sun. 11-6; first Sat. of the month 11-11, eve. free;
closed Mon. & Tues. $6, $3 st./s.c. "My Reality: Contemporary Art
& the Culture of Japanese Animation
," feat. more than 40 works
(paintings, sculpture, video & photography) influenced by techno culture
& Anime

[through 10/7].



Cooper-Hewitt 2 E.
91st St. (5th Ave.), 212-849-8400, www.si.edu/ndm Weds.-Sat. 10-5; Sun. 12-5;
Tues. 10-9; closed Mon. $8, $5 st./sc. child under 12 free. Museo Nacional de
Artes Decorativas in Madrid, Spain brings 186 piece collection of early 20th-century
"Glass of the Avant-Garde: From Vienna Secession to Bauhaus"
to the National Design Museum [through 2/24].


Goethe-Institut 1014
5th Ave. (betw. 82nd & 83rd Sts.), 212-439-8700. Weds., Fri. &
Mon. 10-5; Thurs. & Tues. 10-7. closed Sat. & Sun. Free. "Mies’
Early Projects: Photography by Kay Fingerle
," infamous architect Mies
van der Rohe is featured in not one but three exhibits this fall, see also "MoMA"
& "Whitney Museum" [through 9/11].


Guggenheim Museum 1071
5th Ave. (89th St.), 212-423-3500. Weds. & Sun.-Tues. 9-6; Fri. & Sat.
9-8; closed Thurs. $12, $8 st./s.c., child. under 12 free. "Frank Gehry:
Architect
," retrospective of major works from influential designer
[through 9/22]. "American Art: The Fifties & Sixties,"
permanent collection feat. painters Jackson Pollock & Willem De Kooning
[through 10/24]. "Franz Marc: A Bestiary," explores the animal
kingdom [through 10/24].


Guggenheim Museum~Soho
575 B’way, 2nd fl. (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-423-3500.
Thurs.-Mon. 11-6; closed Weds. & Tues. $5, $3 st./s.c. "Sugimoto:
Portraits
," displays photographs by Japanese artist Hiroshi Sugimoto
[through 11/10].


Jewish Museum 1109
5th Ave. (92nd St.), 212-423-3271, www.thejewishmuseum.org Weds., Thurs.
& Mon. 11-5:45; Sun. 10-5:45; Tues. 11-9; closed Fri. & Sat. $8, $5.50
st./s.c., child. under 12 free. Pay-what-you-wish Tues. after 5. "Marc
Chagall: Early Works from Russian Collections
," exhibition of paintings
illustrates growth of artist’s original vision [through 10/14, $2 surcharge].


Metropolitan Museum of
Art
1000 5th Ave. (82nd.), 212-535-7710, www.metmuseum.org Weds. & Thurs.
9:30-5:30; Fri. & Sat. 9:30-9; Sun. 9-5:30; Tues. 9:30-5:30; closed Mon.
$10, $5 st./s.c., child. under 12 free w/adult. "Summer Selections:
American Landscape Drawings & Watercolors
," exhibition of works
on paper from 1780-1900 [through 9/2]. "Beyond the Easel: Decorative
Painting by Bonnard, Vuillard, Denis & Roussel, 1890-1930
," exhibit
of rarely-seen paintings originally meant to serve as full wall panels [through
9/9]. "Terry Winters: Printed Works," 90 works on display in
retrospective of American artist [through 9/30]. "African, Oceanic &
Ancient American Art
," varied works from across globe displayed for
first time [through 10/28]. "Century of Design, Part IV: 1975-2000,"
exploration of styles & trends from last quarter of 20th century [through
1/6].



Museum of the City of
New York
1220 5th Ave. (103rd St.), 212-534-1672, www.mcny.org Weds.-Sat.
10-5; Sun 12-5; Tues. 10-2; closed Mon. $7, $4 st./s.c./child., $12 families.
"Gay Men’s Health Crisis," celebrates 20th anniversary
of GMHC & shares stories about fighting the disease

[through 9/10]. "Dressing
for a NYC
Childhood," retrospective of 300 years of children’s
clothing [through 9/16]. Photographs & essays by NYC high school students
document changes in city’s immigrant neighborhoods in "New York
Toy Stories
" [through 12/31] & "The Infamous Andrew
Jackson Head
" exhibits [permanent].



Museum of Modern Art
11 W. 53rd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Ave.), 212-708-9400, www.moma.org Thurs.
& Sat-Tues. 10:30-5:45; Fri. 10:30-8:15. Closed Weds. $10, $6.50 st./s.c.,
child. under 16 free. Fri. pay-what-you-wish after 4:30 p.m. "Mies in
Berlin
," exhibition of architect Ludwig Mies van der Rohe’s work
in Berlin from 1905 to 1938 [through 9/11]. See "Whitney Museum" for
an exhibition of Mies’ work in America. "The New York Century,"
events & people that helped shape 20th-century NYC [permanent]. Everything
fire fighting-related in "Fire! Fire! Fire!" [permanent]. "Broadway!
The History of American Theater
," costumes, photos, artifacts &
memorabilia [permanent].


Museum of Television
& Radio
25 W. 52nd St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-621-6600, www.mtr.org
Weds., Sat., Sun. & Tues. 12-6; Thurs. 12-8; Fri. 12-9; closed Mon. $6,
$4 st./sc., $3 child. under 13. "Hello, Good-bye: Pilots, Premieres
& Final Episodes
" [through 9/16]. "Muppets Forever!: The
Legacy of Jim Henson
," showcases work from man who rocked puppetry
[through 9/16].


National Academy of Design
1083 5th Ave. (betw. 89th & 90th Sts.), 212-369-4880, www.nationalacademy.org
Weds., Thurs., Sat. & Sun. 12-5; Fri. 10-6; closed Mon. & Tues. $8,
$5 st./sc./child. 6-16. "Red Grooms: Selections from the Graphic Work,"
incorporates more than 40 years of printmaking by Charles Rogers "Red"
Grooms [through 11/11].


National Museum of the
American Indian
George Gustav Heye Center, 1 Bowling Green (betw. State
& Whitehall Sts.), 212-668-6624. Weds. & Fri.-Tues. 10-5; Thurs. 10-8.
Free. "Seth Eastman Watercolors: A Soldier Artist Among the Dakota,"
paintings from 19th-century soldier who spent his time recording lifestyle of
Plains Indians [through 10/7]. "Beauty, Honor & Traditions: The
Legacy of the Plains Indian Shirts
," 50 stunning pieces of folk art
[through 11/4]. "All Roads Are Good: Native Voices on Life & Culture"
displays more than 300 symbolic objects [permanent].


New Museum of Contemporary
Art
583 B’way (betw. Houston & Prince Sts.), 212-219-1222. Weds.-Sun.
& Tues. 12-6; Thurs. 12-8; closed Mon. Free Thurs. 6-8. $6, $3 st./s.c.,
free for those under 18. Play a voice-activated version of Pong & other
artist-designed games during "The Electric Donut: Kristin Lucas &
Joe McKay
" exhibit [through 9/16]. First American retrospective of
South African "William Kentridge," whose work explored complex
conditions in artist’s homeland [through 9/16].


New York Hall of Science
47-01 Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 718-699-0005. Call for hours. $7.50,
$5 child/s.c. Free Thurs. & Fri., 2-5. "Aliens: Worlds of Possibilities,"
explore the possibility of meeting E.T. [through 9/2]. "Science Playground
Open!
" send the kids to frolic in the largest science playground in
western hemisphere [through 11/30, $2 fee]. "Marvelous Molecules–The
Secret of Life
," illustrates similar chemistry traits among living
things–humans, amoebas & cockroaches [permanent].


The New-York Historical
Society
2 W. 77th St. (Central Park W.), 212-873-3400. Weds.-Sun. &
Tues. 11-5; closed Mon. $5, $3 st./s.c., child. 12 & under free. "Independence
& Its Enemies in New York
," 225th anniversary celebration for the
signing of the Declaration of Independence [through 9/9]. "Up on the
Roof: The Culture of NYC Rooftops
," explores quintessential New York
summer retreat [through 9/9]. "Advertising Drama," exhibit
of theater posters from 1880-1910 [through 9/16]. Based on radio doc. of the
same name, "Flophouse: Life on the Bowery" examines past &
present dwellers of the Bowery [through 11/4].


NY Transit Museum Gallery
Annex, Grand Central Terminal, 42nd St. (Park Ave. S.), 718-694-5102. Weds.-Fri.
& Tues. 10-4; Sat. & Sun. 12-5. $3, $1.50 st./s.c. "Take Me
Out to the Ballgame!
," chronicles baseball in NY through photos &
artifacts [through 9/22].



P.S.1 22-25 Jackson
Ave. (46th Ave.), L.I. City, 718-784-2084, www.ps1.org Weds.-Sun. 12-6; $5,
$2 st./s.c. See also "Music." "Buzz Club: News from Japan,"
exhibition of Japanese urban art [through 9/1]. "Uniform: Order &
Disorder
," exploration of uniforms in fashion & culture [through
9/1]. Annual "Warm Up 2001" DJ series showcases established
& emerging turntablists alongside dance performers & art installations,
w/Brooklyn Brewery beer & sunbathing [Sat. 3-9, through 9/1]. "Carla
Accardi: Triplice Tenda
," Italian artist’s tent exhibit explores

themes of domesticity
[through 9/3]. "Los Carpinteros: Ciudad Transportable,"
explores urban life, again through tents [through 9/3]. "Miri
Segal: Circular Acts
," video installation of optical tricks by Israeli
artist [through 9/3].



Queens Museum of Art
New York City Bldg., Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 718-592-9700. Weds.-Fri.
& Tues. 10-5; Sat. & Sun. 12-5; closed Mon. Contrib. $5, $2.50 st./s.c.,
child. under 5 free. Six Phun Phactory artists (Speco, Slam 4,
Motive, Leia, Bisc & the Wiz) display their technique in "Old Skool,
New Skool, True Skool: the Graffiti Project
" [through 9/30]. "Queens
Focus
," displays work by local artists [permanent]. "Tiffany
in Queens: Selections from the Neustadt Museum Collection
" [permanent].
"Panorama of the City of New York," 9000+-sq.-foot model of
NYC from 1964 World’s Fair [permanent].


SVA’s Eastside Gallery
214 E. 21st St. (betw. 2nd & 3rd Aves.), 212-592-2145. Weds., Thurs., Mon.
& Tues. 9-8; Fri. & Sat. 9-5; closed Sun. Free. SVA graphic design
students, April Hannah & Heather O’Neill pres. "Designerly
Paintings"
[through 9/12].



Whitney Museum of American
Art
945 Madison Ave. (75th St.), 212-570-3676, www.whitney.org Weds., Thurs.,
Sat., Sun. & Tues. 11-6; Fri. 1-9; closed Mon. $10, $8 st./sc./groups of
10 or more; Fri. pay-what-you-wish 6-9 p.m. "Unseen Cinema: Early American
Avant-Garde Film, 1893-1941
," incl. Edison/Edwin
Porter’s 1902 Coney Island at Night [through 9/9]. "Stories,"
printmaking by contemporary artists [through 9/30]. "Mies in America,"
displays architectural projects by Ludwig Mies van der Rohe [through 9/23].
See "MoMA" for an exhibition of Mies’ work in Berlin. "Wayne
Thiebaud:
A Painting Retrospective," first full retrospective
of paintings, watercolors, gouaches & pastels in more than 15 years, compares
his West Coast work to his East Coast pop art [through 9/23].



Whitney Museum of American
Art at Phillip Morris
120 Park Ave. (betw. 41st & 42nd Sts.), 917-663-2453,
www.whitney.org Weds.-Fri., Mon. & Tues. 11-6; Thurs. 11-7:30. Free. "Miranda
Lichtenstein: Sanctuary for a Wild Child
," drawings of lost children
through the ages [through 9/21].



Openings



Joan Whalen Fine Art
24 W. 57th St. (betw. 5th & 6th Aves.), 212-397-9700. Call for hours.
"A Tribute to Guy A. Wiggins," feat. paintings from "Wiggins,
Wiggins & Wiggins" exhibit that hung two hears ago [opens Tues. 10-8].



Leslie-Lohman Gay Art
Foundation
127-B Prince St. (Wooster St.), 212-673-7007. Weds.-Sat. &
Tues. 1-6; closed Sun. & Mon. Free. Photographer Reed Massengill curates
"The Muses," a photography exhibit of male models by emerging
& established photographers; highlights incl. Warhol film star Joe Dallesandro
& "Justify My Love" co-star Tony Ward [opens Tues. 6-9, through
10/20].


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