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> CURRENT EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
August 29th - January 11th, 2015 A NEW YORK LIFE
McCauley (“Mac”) Conner
 
> PAST EXHIBITIONS & EVENTS
May, 2014 In a World of Their Own: Coney Island Photographs
Aaron Rose
 
Mar, 2014 Palaces for the People: Guastavino and the Art of Structural Tile
Rafael Guastavino Jr., Rafael Guastavino Sr.
 
Feb, 2014 City as Canvas
Futura 2000, Keith Haring, Lady Pink, Lee Quiñones, Martin Wong
 
2013
Oct, 2013 Rising Waters: Photographs of Sandy
 
Oct, 2013 I Have Seen the Future
Norman Bel Geddes
 
Sep, 2013 Picturing Central Park
Janet Ruttenberg
 
Jun, 2013 WILLIAM T. GEORGIS BOOK TALK AND SIGNING
 
May, 2013 ADA LOUISE HUXTABLE AND THE SHAPE OF NEW YORK
 
May, 2013 Pictures After Death: Postmortem Photography and Memorialization in 19th-Century America
 
May, 2013 A Beautiful Way to Go: New York's Green-Wood Cemetery
 
Mar, 2013 When Fashion Danced
Stephen Burrows
 
Feb, 2013 The International Style at the World's Fair
 
Feb, 2013 The Other Side of Currier & Ives
 
Feb, 2013 New York After the Storm: Tough Questions
 
Feb, 2013 NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR FILM FESTIVAL
 
Jan, 2013 Grand Central: How a Train Station Transformed America
 
Jan, 2013 Making Room: New Models for Housing New Yorkers
 
2012
Dec, 2012 Currier & Ives and Other Winter Tales
 
Dec, 2012 Designing Tomorrow: America's World's Fairs of the 1930s
 
Oct, 2012 THE TEXTURED INTERIOR: THE FABRIC DESIGNS OF D.D. AND LESLIE TILLETT AND THE NEXT GENERATION
 
Oct, 2012 STATEN ISLAND TRAFFIC REPORT: THE MOSES LEGACY AND BEYOND
 
Oct, 2012 The World of D.D. and Leslie Tillett
D.D. Tillett, Leslie Tillett
 
Oct, 2012 Forever Green: Book Launch
Mario Nievera
 
Oct, 2012 NEW YORK AND LONDON: FUTURE FORWARD FOR THE CAPITALS OF CAPITAL
 
Oct, 2012 CITIZEN ACTIVISM AND THE POLITICAL PROCESS
 
Sep, 2012 From Farm to City: Staten Island 1661-2012
 
Sep, 2012 Occupy Wall Street: The Next Iteration?
 
Aug, 2012 DAMN YANKEES: TWENTY-FOUR MAJOR LEAGUE WRITERS ON THE WORLD'S MOST LOVED (AND HATED) TEAM
 
Aug, 2012 TALES OF SOCIAL ACTIVISM
 
Aug, 2012 BIG APPLE BASH
 
Jul, 2012 London Street Photography
Polly Braden, Bert Hardy, Roger Mayne, László Moholy-Nagy, George Rodger, Matt Stuart, Wolfgang Suschitzky, John Thompson, Paul Trevor, Nick Turpin
 
Jul, 2012 City Scenes: Highlights of New York Street Photography
Berenice Abbott, Diane Arbus, Robert Frank, Nan Goldin, William Klein, Helen Levitt, Joel Meyerowitz, Jacob Riis, Paul Strand
 
Jul, 2012 Borrow: The American Way of Debt
 
Jul, 2012 THE SOUTH BRONX: DECONSTRUCTION OF A NEIGHBORHOOD'S RECONSTRUCTION
 
Jul, 2012 A Celestial Angle on the Greatest Grid
 
Jun, 2012 BOOMS, BUBBLES, AND BUSTS: SPECTACULAR MOMENTS IN NEW YORK BANKING HISTORY
 
Jun, 2012 FOUR CENTURIES OF CITIZEN STRUGGLE: HOW GRASSROOTS MOVEMENTS HAVE GROWN IN NEW YORK
 
Jun, 2012 Reimagining the Waterfront: Manhattan's East River Esplanade
 
May, 2012 Capital of Capital: New York City Banks and the Creation of a Global Economy
 
May, 2012 New York Paintings
Stone Roberts
 
Apr, 2012 NATURE AND THE DESIGN OF THE GRID
 
Apr, 2012 THE GRID AND CYCLES OF PLANNING
 
Apr, 2012 HOW SHOULD NEW YORK GROW?
 
Apr, 2012 AMERICAN CITIES TAKE ON THE GRID
 
Apr, 2012 Meet the Artist!
Mia Fonssagrives-Solow
 
Mar, 2012 BUILDING COMMUNITY IN COMPLEX TIMES
 
Mar, 2012 THE GREATEST GRID: CURATOR'S TALK
 
Mar, 2012 POLICE WORK: SYMPOSIUM AND RECEPTION
Leonard Freed
 
Mar, 2012 THE GREATEST GRID: CURATOR'S TALK
 
Mar, 2012 Stories the City Tells Itself: Video Art and Photography
Neil Goldberg
 
Feb, 2012 GAY NEW YORK AND THE ARTS OF THE TWENTIETH CENTURY
 
Jan, 2012 HARRIET HUBBARD AYER, COSMETIC ENTREPRENEUR AND NEWSPAPER COLUMNIST: HER DARING MARKETING OF BEAUTY
Annette Blaugrund
 
Jan, 2012 THE LIMITATIONS OF MODERNISM: CLASSICAL FORMS IN THE BUILDINGS OF KEVIN ROCHE
Donald Albrecht, Kyle Johnson, Eeva-Liisa Pelkonen, Kevin Roche
 
2011
Dec, 2011 Police Work: Photographs, 1972-1979
Leonard Freed
 
Dec, 2011 Urban by Nature: Healing the Landscape/Architecture Divide in NYC
Diana Balmori, Geoff Manaugh, Joel Sanders
 
Dec, 2011 UrbanGlass Pop-Up Shop
William Couig, Kim Fraczek, Jamie Harris, Amy Lemaire, Yuka Otani, Lorin Silverman, Thaddeus Wolfe
 
Dec, 2011 Building the Met: Kevin Roche and the Metropolitan Museum of Art Master Plan
Morrison Heckscher, Kevin Roche
 
Dec, 2011 The Unfinished Grid: Design Speculations for Manhattan
 
Dec, 2011 The Greatest Grid: The Master Plan of Manhattan, 1811-2011
 
Dec, 2011 New York from the Air: An Illustrated Lecture
John Tauranac
 
Nov, 2011 From the Inside Out: The Interiors of Kevin Roche
Todd DeGarmo, Belmont Freeman, Alexandra Lange
 
Oct, 2011 The New York Years
Cecil Beaton
 
Oct, 2011 LIVING WITH HISTORY: RESTORING, REDESIGNING, AND REVIVING NEW YORK'S LANDMARK INTERIORS
 
Oct, 2011 The "Lady's Eye": More than Walls and Beyond the Fringe
Sarah D. Coffin, Pauline C. Metcalf
 
Oct, 2011 New York City Bridges
 
Sep, 2011 Architecture as Environment
Kevin Roche
 
Sep, 2011 PRESERVING THE PAST: THE BIRTH OF HISTORIC PRESERVATION
Max Page, Franklin D. Vagnone
 
Sep, 2011 THE WORLD TRADE CENTER, SECURITY, AND THE PUBLIC REALM
Julie Menin, Michael Sorkin, Chis Ward
 
Sep, 2011 The Twin Towers and the City
Camilo Jose Vergara
 
Sep, 2011 The Twin Towers and the City
Romain de Plas
 
Aug, 2011 In Conversation
Jon Robin Baitz, Joel Grey
 
Jul, 2011 Food Markets and Immigrant Identity in NYC
Jennifer Berg, Jonathan Deutsch, Annie S. Hauck-Lawson, Annie Lanzilotto
 
Jul, 2011 War on Poverty 2.0: The Urban Challenge
Katherine M. O'Regan, Charles Rutheiser, Luke Tate, Veronica M. White
 
Jul, 2011 Colonial Revival Then and Now
Peter Pennoyer, Gil Schafer
 
Jun, 2011 Harvesting the Sun: Solar Power in New York City
Hillary Brown, Tria Case, Mark Harari, Howard Slatkin, Christian Volkmann
 
Jun, 2011 The American Style: Colonial Revival and the Modern Metropolis
 
Jun, 2011 GREENWICH VILLAGE: PAST, PRESENT, AND FUTURE
Andrew Berman, Kurt Cavanaugh, David Mulkins
 
Jun, 2011 How Hugh Carey Saved the City
Stephen Berger, Ester R. Fuchs, Peter Goldmark, Richard Ravitch, Sam Roberts, Felix G. Rohatyn
 
May, 2011 Beaten, Seared, and Sauced: A New York Culinary Education
Jonathan Dixon, Andrew Friedman
 
May, 2011 in Conversation
Adam Gopnik, Cathleen Schine
 
May, 2011 The History and Archaeology of the Commons
 
Apr, 2011 The Apollo Legacy: Hip Hop!
Doug E. Fresh, Mark Anthony Neal
 
Apr, 2011 1861: New York City Goes to War
Adam Goodheart
 
Apr, 2011 Street Corner Harmonies
 
Apr, 2011 Casey Stengel's Baseball
Marty Appel, Dan Fost, Steven Goldman, Jim Kaplan, Join Steve Steinberg
 
Apr, 2011 A New York Life
Joel Grey
 
Apr, 2011 Been Rich All My Life
Heather Lyn MacDonald
 
Apr, 2011 What Comes After Postmodern Architecture?
Julie Iovine, Rafael Viñoly
 
Apr, 2011 Segregated Sound?
 
Mar, 2011 Reconsidering Jane Jacobs
Max Page
 
Mar, 2011 The Apollo Legacy: Latin Jazz!
Bobby Sanabria
 
Mar, 2011 Is Local Agriculture Good for the Environment?
James E. McWilliams, David Owen
 
Mar, 2011 Moveable Feast: Fresh Produce and the NYC Green Cart Program
LaToya Ruby Frazier, Thomas Holton, Gabriele Stabile, Will Steacy, Shen Wei
 
Mar, 2011 The Fabric of the Garment District
Andrew Dolkart
 
Mar, 2011 The Invention of Brownstone Brooklyn
Michelle de la Uz, Eric Demby, Suleiman Osman, D. Kenneth Patton
 
Mar, 2011 The Apollo Legacy: Tap!
Zita Allen, Maurice Hines
 
Mar, 2011 Picturing Women in the Great Depression
Linda Gordon
 
Mar, 2011 The Life and Legacy of Albert Gallatin — From Geneva to New York
Nicholas Dungan
 
Feb, 2011 The Apollo Legacy: Jazz!
Loren Schoenberg
 
Feb, 2011 Roads to Nowhere: Public Works in a Time of Crisis
Michael M. Grynbaum, Dr. Michael Horodniceanu, Denise Richardson, Jeffrey M. Zupan
 
Feb, 2011 Abstract and Representational Expressionism
Julia Blaut, Ariella Budick, Patricia Hills, Pepe Karmel, Irving Sandler
 
Feb, 2011 Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing: How the Apollo Theater Shaped American Entertainment
Zita Allen, Herb Boyd, Kinshasha Holman Conwill, Greg Tate, Mel Watkins
 
Feb, 2011 Abstract and Representational Expressionism
 
Feb, 2011 Apollo Legends: Leslie Uggams and Dionne Warwick
Leslie Uggams, Dionne Warwick
 
Feb, 2011 NYC Superfund: Toxic Solution or Toxic Label?
Alan Bell, Roderick M. Hills, JR, Jr., Walter Mugdan, Kathleen Schmid, Carter H. Strickland
 
Feb, 2011 Ain't Nothing Like the Real Thing: How the Apollo Theater Shaped American Entertainment
 
Feb, 2011 The American Style
Anne Fairfax, Robert A.M. Stern, Richard Guy Wilson
 
Jan, 2011 The Bridge as Muse
Bascove, Richard Haw, JONATHAN SMITH
 
Jan, 2011 Plague! Bed Bugs: Myths and Realities
David Cain, Renee Corea, Yasmine Hecker, Louis Sorkin
 
Jan, 2011 East Harlem Revisited
Christopher Bell
 
Jan, 2011 The Life and Legacy of Albert Gallatin
Nicholas Dungan
 
Jan, 2011 NYC Subway Support Cars
 
2010
Dec, 2010 The World of Gloria Vanderbilt
Wendy Goodman, Gloria Vanderbilt
 
Dec, 2010 Meet & Greet and Trunk Show
Mia Solow
 
Dec, 2010 Encyclopedia of New York City
Kenneth T. Jackson
 
Dec, 2010 The New York City Subway Map – Form v. Function in the Public Realm
Eddie Jabbour, Paul Shaw, John Tauranac, Massimo Vignelli
 
Nov, 2010 Dancing in the Dark: The Everyman in Great Depression Arts and Culture
Morris Dickstein, Robert W. Snyder
 
Nov, 2010 Making New York State Government Great Again
Philip K. Howard, E.J. McMahon, William Samuels, Henry J. Stern
 
Nov, 2010 Cityscapes - Family Workshop: Gallery Explorers
Herbert Katzman
 
Nov, 2010 Denys Wortman's New York: Portrait of the City
Denys Wortman
 
Nov, 2010 The Naked City - The Gritty City: NYC Film Series
 
Nov, 2010 Louis Auchincloss Prize
Pete Hamill
 
Nov, 2010 Louis Auchincloss Prize
 
Nov, 2010 Spotlight on Design: The Taxi of Tomorrow
Paul Herzan, Louis Infante, Cliff Lloyd, Deborah Marton, Matthew Sapolin, Ronald Sherman, David Yassky
 
Nov, 2010 Glorious Sky: Herbert Katzman's New York
Herbert Katzman
 
Oct, 2010 Notorious & Notable: A Broadway Musical Cabaret
Dan Bogart, Victoria Mallory, Karine Plantadit, David Turner
 
Oct, 2010 In Danger of Extinction: Gentrification in East Harlem & on the Lower East Side
Ed Morales, Laura Rivera, Robert Weber
 
Oct, 2010 Home Design in New York
Scott Ageloff, Jeffrey Bilhuber, Amy Lau, Jayne and Joan Michaels, Anthony Victoria, Larry Weinberg, James Zemaitis
 
Sep, 2010 Lindsay's Forgotten Preservation Legacy
Kent Barwick, Donald Elliott, Leonard Koerner, Frank Sciame, Robert Tierney, Richard Weinstein
 
Sep, 2010 Adventure in Central Park: Reinventing the Playground, the Lindsay Years & Beyond
Richard Dattner, Marta Gutman, Dr. Roger Hart, Christopher Nolan
 
Sep, 2010 Who Broke New York?
Stephen Berger, Ester R. Fuchs, Peter Goldmark, Charles R. Morris, Sam Roberts, Steven Weisman
 
Sep, 2010 Notorious and Notable: 20th Century Women of Style
Group Show
 
Aug, 2010 The Story of Sushi
Trevor Corson
 
Aug, 2010 The Strike That Changed New York
Reverend Herbert Oliver, Jerald Podair, Clarence Taylor
 
Aug, 2010 Gay Rights in the 1960s and Today
David Carter, Dick Leitsch, Rich Wandel
 
Jul, 2010 Collecting Decorative Arts: A Conversation with Maryalice Huggins and James Tottis
Maryalice Huggins, Thomas Mellins, James Tottis
 
Jul, 2010 Play Ball: The 80th Anniversary of the First Negro League Game at Yankee Stadium
Dr. Lawrence Hogan, Jim Robinson, Bob Scott, John Thorn
 
Jul, 2010 Step Inside the Mayor's Office
Sid Davidoff
 
Jun, 2010 THE SPEAKEASY AT 1220 FIFTH
Group Show
 
Jun, 2010 Designing Women: The Intersection of Art, Culture, and Car Design
Alexandra Dymowska, Christine Park, Teckla Rhoads, Susan Skarsgard
 
Jun, 2010 SAMURAI IN NEW YORK: THE FIRST JAPANESE DELEGATION, 1860
Group Show
 
May, 2010 America’s Mayor: John V. Lindsay and the Reinvention of New York
Group Show
 
Mar, 2010 Cars, Culture, and the City
 
Mar, 2010 Charles Addams’s New York
Charles Addams
 
Feb, 2010 New York Through the Lens: Photographs from the Permanent Collection
Group Show
 
Feb, 2010 Harlem Photographer
James Van Der Zee
 
Feb, 2010 With Love from New York City
Group Show
 
2009
Dec, 2009 The Future at Home: American Furniture, 1940-1955
Group Show
 
Dec, 2009 I want to go home
jiang zhong liang jiang
 
Nov, 2009 Only in New York: Photographs from LOOK Magazine
Group Show
 
Nov, 2009 Eero Saarinen: Shaping the Future
Eero Saarinen
 
Nov, 2009 TWA @ JFK
Peter C. Brandt
 
Oct, 2009 Legacy: The Preservation of Wilderness in New York City Parks
Joel Meyerowitz
 
Sep, 2009 The Edge of New York: Waterfront Photographs
Berenice Abbott, Diane Cook, Andreas Feininger, Len Jenshel, David Robbins
 
2005
Dec, 2005 Transformed by Light - The New York Night
Andrew Prokos
 

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