This wood-shingled Dutch Colonial farmhouse, built about 1652, is the oldest home in New York City. It stands on land that is believed to have been purchased in 1636 from the Canarsie Indians by Van Twiller, the first director general of New Netherland. With Dutch ceramic tiles and a period garden, visitors can tour the household of the Dutch settlers in the New World.
Founded in 2006, Y Gallery has locations on Orchard Street and the Bowery that create a dialogue amongst different communities through exhibitions, lectures and other activities.
This is one of two spaces operated by Y Gallery. The other space is located at 165 Orchard Street on the Lower East Side.
Yaffa provides multicultural arts programs through a variety of arts disciplines.
Founded in 1992, this theater company produces plays written by Asian authors and starring Asian actors. The company performs in New York venues such as the Theater for a New City and the Joyce and Seward Johnson Theater.
Yello Kat Productions is a multi-service digital media production company that is dedicated to creating content-rich films that address issues pertinent to women of color worldwide. Yellow Kat specializes in the documentary and narrative genres, but its scope is ever-expanding.
Reestablished at the Center for Jewish History in Chelsea in 2000‚ also the home of the YIVO Institute, the American Jewish Historical Society, the Leo Baeck Institute and the American Sephardi Federation‚ the museum mounts exhibitions that explore virtually all aspects of Jewish life and tradition.
The YIVO Institute for Jewish Research is dedicated to the study of East European Jewry and the American Jewish immigrant experience. It presents the results of its scholarship through publications, exhibitions, lectures and conferences.
This performing arts center is part of the City of the University of New York (CUNY).