Weekly Events Calendar: 08.22.07

Weekly Events Calendar: 08.22.07

Jill Slater
Aug 22, 2007

Art & Design Events...

  • “Museum of World Wonders: Cabinet of Curiosities”
    • Takeshi Yamada’s fantastical creations—including a Canadian hairy trout, a sea rabbit and a six-foot-long Fiji mermaid—are usually only on display at circus sideshows, but you can catch a glimpse
    • Through January 1st, 2008
    • Brooklyn Public Library, 1901 Mermaid Ave at W 19th St Coney Island, 718.265.3220
  • Project To Surface
    • Visual Artists and an architect collaborate on five large-scale sculptural panels.
    • Through August 28th, 12-3pm
    • m127, 127 Madison Avenue
  • One of a Kind: The Studio Craft Movement
    • WWII years. By the 1970s in both Europe and the United States, a shifting political climate and an “anything goes” art scene encouraged a new freedom of artistic expression. 50 works from the Metropolitan’s collection includes furniture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, jewelry, and fiber
    • Through September 3rd
    • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
  • Liquid Sky at PS1
    • Viewer is submerged in kaleidoscopic patterns of color created by sunlight filtering through an array of translucent, tinted Mylar petals that resemble blossoming flowers of stained glass.
    • Through September 8th
    • P.S.1, 22-25 Jackson Ave, Long Island City
  • One of a Kind: The Studio Craft Movement
    • 50 works from the Metropolitan’s collection includes furniture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, jewelry, and fiber.
    • Through September 3rd
    • The Metropolitan Museum of Art
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