Celebrate everything folk at the American Folk Art Museum’s Summer Saturday—an all-day FREE event of live music, artist demos, guided tours, and family fun.
July 20, 2019
Contemporary artist LJ Roberts will discuss their textile practice that celebrates queer histories and communities, while investigating the overlap of queer and trans politics, activism, protest, and craft, and explore connections to the current exhibition.
August 22, 2019
$5 members, students, artists, seniors; $8 general public
47-29 32nd Place
Long Island City, Queens
Highlights from the American Folk Art Museum’s permanent collection are always on view in changing exhibitions. Open Monday through Thursday, 11 am to 5 pm. Admission is free.
The exhibition A Piece of Yourself: Gift Giving in Self-Taught Art opens July 22 at the Self-Taught Genius Gallery.
July 11, 2019
The exhibition WALL POWER! Quilts from the Karen and Werner Gundersheimer Gift will open on August 6, 2019, at the American Folk Art Museum.
June 24, 2019
Support the museum’s mission to uphold the legacy of traditional folk art and self-taught art.
This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services #MA-10-0181-13.