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Art Museum of Arts and Design The center collects and displays current and past innovations in craft, art and design. Xenobia Bailey’s intricate crochet work, “Bit by Bit, Little by Little” (left), exemplifies the museum’s mission. Made of four-ply cotton and acrylic yarn, and adorned with plastic pony beads, it is included in the current exhibition, “Studio Views: Craft in the Expanded Field,” on view thru Jan. 7, 2018. Open Tu-W, F-Su 10 am-6 pm, Th 10 am-9 pm. 2 Columbus Circle, btw Broadway & Eighth Ave., 212.299.7777.

A leading purveyor of 19th-century European art pottery, the gallery juxtaposes masterworks from the past with contemporary ceramic arts. Sept. 6-29: “Aneta Regel: Second Nature.” M-Sa 10 am-6 pm. 29 E. 73rd St., btw Madison & Fifth aves., 212.535.7500. KATHRYN MARKEL FINE ARTS

Abstract and contemporary paintings and works on paper from emerging and established artists, with compositions ranging from colorful and geometric to minimal, sinuous and organic. Sept. 7-Oct. 14: “Marcelyn McNeil: Revising Making-Nice.” Tu-F 10 am-6 pm, Sa 11 am-6 pm. 529 W. 20th St., Ste. 6W, btw 10th & 11th aves., 212.366.5368. LÉVY GORVY

Artists represented include Gunther Uecker and Pierre Soulages, as well as the estates of Yves Klein and Germaine Richier. Sept. 7-Oct. 21: “Pat Steir: Kairos.” Tu-Sa 10 am-6 pm. 909 Madison Ave., at E. 73rd St., 212.772.2004. THE MANHATTAN ART & ANTIQUES CENTER

More than 100 established galleries on three levels offer an encyclopedic selection of antiques, fine art, decorative

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accessories, silver and jewelry from the Americas, Europe, Africa and Asia. Open M-Sa 10:30 am-6 pm, Su noon-6 pm. 1050 Second Ave., at E. 55th St., 212.355.4400. THE OLD PRINT SHOP

American art from 1750 to 1950, as well as antiquarian maps, atlases and works by contemporary printmakers and photographers. Tu-F 9 am-5 pm, Sa 9 am-4 pm. 150 Lexington Ave., btw E. 29th & E. 30th sts., 212.683.3950. POSTERITATI MOVIE POSTER GALLERY

Thousands of rare and vintage movie posters from around the world. Tu-Sa 11 am-7 pm, M by appointment. 239 Centre St., 4th fl., btw Grand & Broome sts., 212.226.2207.

objects focuses on works created by self-taught (as opposed to formally trained) American artists in a variety of mediums and dating from the 18th century to today. Included are paintings, quilts, needlework and other textiles. Open Tu-Th, Sa 11:30 am-7 pm, F noon-7:30 pm, Su noon-6 pm. Free. 2 Lincoln Sq., Columbus Ave., at W. 66th St., 212.595.9533. COOPER HEWITT

Located in the former residence of industrialist Andrew Carnegie, this Smithsonian museum uses groundbreaking technology to create interactive exhibits on historic and contemporary design. Open M-F, Su 10 am-6 pm, Sa 10 am-9 pm. 2 E. 91st St., at Fifth Ave., 212.849.8400.



Specializing in Latin American contemporary and vintage photography, as well as pre-Columbian artworks, Chinese jade and antiquities. Thru Sept. 16: “Tom Bianchi: Fire Island Pines: Polaroids 1975–83.” Tu-Sa 11 am-5 pm. 145 E. 57th St., 3rd fl., btw Third & Lexington aves., 212.223.1059.

One of the world’s most magnificent collections of old-master paintings, furnishings and decorative arts fills the former residence of industrialist Henry Clay Frick. Open Tu-Sa 10 am-6 pm, Su 11 am-5 pm. Children under 10 not admitted. 1 E. 70th St., at Fifth Ave., 212.288.0700.



The museum’s permanent collection of more than 8,000

One of the most significant architectural icons of the 20th century, Frank Lloyd Wright’s famous structure is the


repository for a world-class permanent collection and temporary exhibitions. Open M-W, F, Su 10 am-5:45 pm, Sa 10 am-7:45 pm. 1071 Fifth Ave., at 89th St., 212.423.3500. THE METROPOLITAN MUSEUM OF ART

Greek and Roman galleries; vast fashion holdings; instruments of historical, technical and social importance; and renowned collections of American, European and Far Eastern fine and decorative art fill this encyclopedic museum, which represents more than 5,000 years of artistic endeavor from every corner of the world. Open Su-Th 10 am-5:30 pm, F & Sa 10 am-9 pm. Admission to the main building of The Metropolitan Museum of Art includes same-day admission to the museum’s two annexes: The Met Cloisters and The Met Breuer. 1000 Fifth Ave., at 82nd St., 212.535.7710. THE MORGAN LIBRARY & MUSEUM

Initially the private library of financier J. Pierpont Morgan, the facility now hosts temporary exhibitions in addition to being a research library and museum containing rare and priceless books, manuscripts, drawings and prints. Open Tu-Th 10:30 am-5 pm, F 10:30 am-9 pm, Sa 10 am-6 pm, Su




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