Museum Mile Festival June 9th
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Museum Mile Festival June 9th

The annual Museum Mile Festival offers free admission to some of the world’s best museums including—El Museo del Barrio, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Cooper-Hewitt, the Jewish Museum, the National Academy Museum, Neue Galerie, the Museum of the City of New York and the Africa Center. In addition to … Continue reading

World Science Festival: May 27th – May 31st
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World Science Festival: May 27th – May 31st

The 2015 lineup will feature more than 50 events, including mainstage programs and those on a more intimate scale where top scientists discuss big ideas. Festivalgoers can also look forward to special events celebrating the 100th anniversary of Albert Einstein’s theory of relativity, youth and family offerings, and returning favorites Stargazing and the Flame Challenge, … Continue reading

Saving Place – Museum of the City of NY – APRIL 21 – SEPT 13, 2015
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Saving Place – Museum of the City of NY – APRIL 21 – SEPT 13, 2015

The Museum of the City of New York presents SAVING PLACE: 50 Years of New York City Landmarks, a comprehensive exhibition exploring the roots and impact of a landmark preservation movement that has transformed the City and been an engine of New York’s growth and success. In other words, if it wasn’t for this law, NYC would … Continue reading

Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks – Brooklyn Museum- April 3 – Aug 23
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Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks – Brooklyn Museum- April 3 – Aug 23

While there have been many great exhibitions showcasing Jean-Michel Basquiat’s artworks,  this spring and summer, the Brooklyn Museum exhibits a collection of Basquiat’s notebooks that are filled with poetry, sketches and personal thoughts. There are 160 pages of rarely seen documents on display along with some of his large-scale paintings and works on paper. Considered one of … Continue reading

Hip Hop Revolution-  Exhibit – Museum of the City of New York: April 1st 2015
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Hip Hop Revolution- Exhibit – Museum of the City of New York: April 1st 2015

New exhibit coming to the Museum of the City of New York titled the Hip Hop Revolution; 80 photographs taken between 1977 and 1990 by three preeminent New York-based photographers—Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper. All of which documented hip hop from its pioneering days through its emergence into mainstream popular culture. Opens April … Continue reading