This spring, celebrate your city at the American Folk Art Museum. Join us for a five-part series celebrating the contributions, communities, histories, cultures, music, and food of each of New York City’s five boroughs.
12:00 pm–7:30 pm
Free; registration recommended
Artist Daniel A. Bruce will discuss his use of varied traditional folk art techniques and objects to shed a light on commonalities between the typically marginalized spheres of folk art and gay culture, and explore how the themes of religion, superstition, and masculinity relate to the current exhibition.
6:30 pm–7:30 pm
$5 students, members, artists, seniors; $8 general public
Learn about several beautifully intricate samplers created by young female students all around New York City, and create your own sampler in a guided artmaking workshop.
1:00 pm–2:00 pm
Free; registration required
Join us for an evening with artist and historian Kamau Ware as he leads a gallery talk to expand on the historical narratives depicted in the current exhibition.
6:00 pm–8:00 pm
$8 students, members, artist, seniors; $10 general public