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National Academy Museum

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National Academy Museum
1083 Fifth Avenue
New York City, NY 10128
Venue Type: Museum

upper east side

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May 19th - May 31st Creative Mischief 2016
Ingo Appel, Kakeru Asai, Beatrice Bardin, Gabriel Beghi, Martha Bloom, Richard Bonomo, Victoria Borisova, Michelle Bratsafolis, Jennifer Brickman, Keke Brown, Charlie BrownBunny, Jess Broze, Kathy Cameron, Monika Camilucci, Kathleen Caraccio, Karla Carballar, Marie-Jeanne Castadot, Robert Chabora, Caroline Clarke-Lawrence, Holland Cunningham, Nancy Coleman Dann, Jacopo Degl'innocenti, Osmeli Delgado, Gabriela Dellosso, Josiane Dias, Julia Dubovyk, Sofia Echa, Rafael Ferran, Peggy Flaum, Matthew Flowers, Filippo Fossati, Barry Friedfertig, Borinquen Gallo, Dan Gheno, Michele Rave Grassani, Floor Grootenhuis, Erol Gunduz, Miho Hiranouchi, Eri Honda, Yuka Imata, Melissa Kaish, Rebecca Kane, Youngmi Kim, Betsy Lawrence, Karen Lindsay, Malgosia Malinowska, Eric March, Nadia Martinez, Taka Maruno, Mary Mattingly, Sean S. McGraw, Mary Beth McKenzie, Julia Mitchell, Kenichi Nakajima, Cecilia Nelson, Francis Nguyen, Aya Ogasawara, Philip A. Robinson Jr., Esther Rosa, Taube P. Rothman, Amanda S.Fenlon, Nancy Shapiro, Karen Sue Smith, Judie Swanson, Kamila Talbot, Poramit Thantapalit, YUKO UCHIDA, Anne Vandycke, Joseph Warren, Teresa Waterman, yoshimi, Weiqing Yuan
Wednesday-Sunday, 11am-6pm
Adults $12, Seniors (65+) and Students with valid ID $7, Members + Students of the National Academy School FREE Children Under 12 FREE
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Founded in 1825, the National Academy is the only institution of its kind that integrates a museum, art school, and association of artists and architects dedicated to creating and preserving a living history of American Art.

Modeled after the Royal Academy in London, the National Academy was founded 185 years ago with the simple yet powerful mission to “promote the fine arts in America through instruction and exhibition.” For the very first time in this country, an arts institution was conceived with artists and architects at its core. The founders of the National Academy believed that the practice and exhibition of fine art could flourish outside of the aristocratic patronage system. Their new egalitarian institution would aim for the highest echelons of artistic expression with an inclusive philosophy, enriching and educating a new generation of artists and architects and preserving and sharing their work with the public.

Today, with its museum, art school, and association of artists and architects – the National Academicians – the Academy sees its original mission realized through a contemporary lens. It is a continually evolving testament to the transformative power of art, an institution that sheds light on over 7,000 great works, a thriving forum for education, intergenerational dialogue and debate, and a source of vibrant exhibitions. The National Academy is an organization where tradition is celebrated and new visionaries embraced, connecting the past, present, and future of American art.

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