This half-day symposium will bring together scholars from a variety of disciplines and examine the lives and work of Edward and Orra White Hitchcock through different lenses, including poetry, geology, and paleontology.
September 17, 2018
$10 members, students, seniors; $15 general public
Natalia Nakazawa is a Queens-based artist working across multiple disciplines, including painting, textiles, and social practice. In conjunction with Handstitched Worlds: The Cartography of Quilts, Natalia will present “Unarchiving Woven Histories,” an artist talk, exhibition walk-through, and collaborative quilt-making workshop that explore the stories embedded in everyday materials and things.
September 25, 2018
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 American Folk Art Museum is pleased to announce that it will honor Raf Simons, the Chief Creative Officer of Calvin Klein, Inc., at its annual benefit gala
Jason T. Busch will become director of the museum beginning September 10, 2018.
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This project was made possible in part by the Institute of Museum and Library Services #MA-10-0181-13.