Teaching artist and textile conservator Kaelyn Garcia will speak about the history of American samplers and their role in childhood education, then lead a sampler-making workshop.
July 16, 2019
$20 students, members, artists, seniors; $25 general public
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
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.
A message from the director of the American Folk Art Museum
June 17, 2019
The American Folk Art Museum is grateful to The New York Times for recognizing its work collecting, exhibiting, and promoting the work of self-taught artists.
June 13, 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.