Our mission is to exhibit, preserve and foster the creation of LGBTQ art and artists which speaks directly to a gay and lesbian experience, including erotic, political, romantic and social imagery. We embrace this rich creative history by informing, inspiring, entertaining and challenging all who enter our doors.
The Metropolitan Museum of Art was incorporated in 1870 and moved to its present location in Central Park in 1880. It houses an encyclopedic collection of art objects from virtually all periods and continents.
Concerts and lectures are held in this auditorium.
A not for profit art center that began as the brainchild of Kathleen Laziza and William Laziza in addition to many collaborating artists in 1986. It specializes in interactive media installations and video art archives. Many of it's video art works are available at the Internet Video Archives and on YouTube. It has hosted over 1000 artists from the USA for visual exhibition and been a hub for videoartists through festivals like the International Not Still Art Festival.
Founded in 1976, MoMA PS1 is one of the oldest and largest nonprofit contemporary art institutions in the United States. It presents over 50 exhibitions each year, including artists' retrospectives, site-specific installations, historical surveys, arts from across the United States and the world, and a full schedule of music and performance programming.
Just a short walk from Grand Central and Penn Station, the Morgan is a major exhibition venue for fine art, literature, and music, one of New York's great historic sites, and a wonderful place to dine, shop, and attend a concert or film.
Occupying the entire 5,600-square-foot fourth floor of the historic Morgan House, the Thaw Center includes designated areas for wet and dry conservation work, matting and framing, advanced seminars, graduate internships and postgraduate fellowships.
The Museum for African Art dates to 1984. The museum is currently holding its exhibitions and events in other New York City locations while its future home at 1280 Fifth Avenue in East Harlem is under construction.
One one evening in June, nine of the country's finest museums, all ones that call Fifth Avenue home, collectively open their doors from 6 to 9 pm for free to New Yorkers and visitors for a mile-long block party and visual art celebration.
The Society of Illustrators promotes the art of illustration and its history and evolving nature through exhibitions, lectures and education. The society also supports the work of its members and the welfare of the artist community at large.