Weekly Events Calendar: 08.02.06

Weekly Events Calendar: 08.02.06

Jill Slater
Aug 2, 2006

Barefoot in the Park at Elevated Acre

Art & Design Events...

  • “Six Feet Under” opens at White Box
    • Six emerging curators select six artists who will fashion art installations that explore six different galleries that have suffered the effects of Chelsea real estate speculation. Featured artists at tonight's opening include Q Liu and Elisabeth Py who will explore the murky terrain that is art consumption.
    • August 3rd, 6-8pm
    • White Box, 525 West 26th St., 212.714.2347
  • Lessons From the Field: East New York
    • ENY Farms! is an urban agriculture program that manage East New York Farmer's Market. Visit lush community gardens and get a glimpse of East New York's agricultural past. End at East NY's Farmer's Market for some fresh and prepared local foods.
    • August 5th, 11am
    • Meet outside the New Lots Ave. station (corner of Livonia Ave.) (last stop on the 3 train).
  • From Wood to Architecture
    • Photos and models of 17 wood dominated buildings in Finland
    • Through August 25th
    • The Scandinavia House 58 Park Ave. (38th St.) 212.879.9779
  • Helter Swelter: Justin Lowe
    • Gallery has been transformed into a bodega, ice cream truck, construction site.
    • Oliver Kamm 5BE Gallery, 621 West 27th St. (11th and 12th Aves.), 212.255.0979
  • The High Style of Dorothy Draper: New York's Decorating Maven
    • Pioneer of Interior Design from 1925-1960. Approaching design as entertainment, Dorothy Draper was named the most influential tastemaker of the time in America.
    • Through September 10th
    • Museum of the City of New York, 1220 5th Ave, (103rd St.) 212.534.1672
Created with Sketch.