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Special Events
13 Apr 2019

New York Experienced Open House

At the Self-Taught Genius Gallery
Long Island City, Queens

Visit the Self-Taught Genius Gallery in Long Island City for an open house of New York Experienced, the gallery’s current exhibition, which features works made in the greater New York City area from the American Folk Art Museum’s collection. The exhibition is a complement to the exhibition Made in New York City: The Business of Folk Art currently at the American Folk Art Museum’s Lincoln Square location.

Assistant curator Steffi Ibis Duarte will be on hand all afternoon, providing short tours of New York Experienced

Snacks provided.


VIP & Members’ Hour from 1–2 pm

Open to all from 2–5 pm



47-29 32nd Place
Long Island City, NY 11101

Map (click to enlarge):

Subway: 7 train to 33rd Street, walk 2 blocks

Bus: Q32, Q39, Q60


Image: Coney Island or Brighton Beach (detail), Malcah Zeldis (b. 1931), New York City, 1973, acrylic on Masonite, 24 × 32 in., American Folk Art Museum, gift of David L. Davies, 2008.4.1. Photo by Gavin Ashworth.

1:00 pm–5:00 pm