Weekly Events Calendar: 07.05.06

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Art & Design Events…

  • July is Pet Month at Apartment Therapy
  • The Skin of Trees: An Intimate View of Bark
    • Using a macro lens, 35mm camera, and natural lighting, French photographer Pollet traveled the world to photograph tree bark
    • Through July 16th
    • Brooklyn Botanic Garden, Brooklyn.
  • Betty Woodman at the Met
    • Ceramicist/Sculptor has first US retrospective
    • Through July 30th
    • Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 5th Ave. (82nd St.) 212.535.7710
  • Design for Dining
    • Explore how colors, materials, textures, lighting, acoustics, artwork, ethnic references, views, etc. influence how you experience your meals.
    • July 26th, 7pm
    • Makor, Steinhardt Building, 35 West 67th St.
  • 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
  • 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.
    • Museum of the City of New York, 1220 5th Ave, (103rd St.) 212.534.1672