CULTURAL ART CENTER


 
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205 Hudson Gallery at Hunter College

205 Hudson Street, New York, NY 10013, USA/ 1212.772.4991/ www.205hudsongallery.org

The 205 Hudson Gallery is dedicated to presenting exhibitions and programming that examine the impact of and critical issues around contemporary art. Located in Tribeca on Hunter’s MFA Studio Art Campus, the gallery also hosts the MFA thesis exhibitions each semester. The Hunter College Art Galleries, under the auspices of the Department of Art and Art History, have been a vital aspect of the New York cultural landscape since their inception over a quarter of a century ago. The galleries provide a space for critical engagement with art and pedagogy, bringing together historical scholarship, contemporary artistic practice, and experimental methodology. The galleries are committed to producing exhibitions, events, and scholarship in dialogue with the intellectual discourse generated by the faculty and students at Hunter and serve as an integral extension to the department’s academic programs. Open: Wed – Sun, 1 pm – 6 pm.

 

 
 

Hunter East Harlem Gallery at Hunter College

2180 3rd Avenue at 119th Street, New York, NY 10035, USA/ 1212.396.7819/ www.huntereastharlemgallery.org

Hunter East Harlem Gallery is a multidisciplinary space for art exhibitions and socially minded projects. Located on the ground floor of Hunter College’s Silberman School of Social Work at 119th Street and 3rd Avenue, the gallery presents exhibitions and public events that foster academic collaborations at Hunter College while addressing subjects relevant to the East Harlem community and greater New York City. The Gallery seeks to initiate partnerships with publicly oriented organizations and focuses on showcasing artists who are engaging in social practice, public interventions, community projects, and alternative forms of public art. Since its inception in 2011, all exhibitions and programs at Hunter East Harlem Gallery are free and open to the public. Open: Tue, Thu & Fri 12 am – 5 pm.

 

 
 
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Anya and Andrew Shiva Art Gallery at John Jay College of Criminal Justice

860 Eleventh Avenue, New York, NY 10019, USA/ 1212.237.1439/ shivagallery.org

The Anya and Andrew Shiva Gallery is the primary fine art gallery at John Jay College of Criminal Justice, a senior college of the City University of New York in Midtown Manhattan, New York City. The program feature a variety of media and concepts, but is heavily focused on social issues and the humanities. Opened in 2013, the gallery is 4,050 square feet and is located on the ground floor of John Jay's 620,000-square foot building that sits on 11th Avenue and 59th Street in New York City, a four block walk from Central Park. The building was designed by Skidmore, Owings, & Merrill. Open: Monday - Fri, 1 pm - 5 pm.

 
 
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Art Gallery at Kingsborough Community College
2001 Oriental Boulevard, Brooklyn, NY 11235, USA/ 1718.368.4817/ www.kbcc.cuny.edu/artgallery

Members of the Kingsborough community are invited to post information about upcoming events at the college. This site does not promote commercial products or sites, but we do welcome information about events and opportunities at other CUNY colleges, government agencies, and non-profits. Open: Mon - Fri, 10 am - 3 pm on days when classes are in session.

 
 
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Lehman College Art Gallery

250 Bedford Park Blvd West, Fine Arts Building, Bronx, NY 10468, USA/ 1718.960.8731/ www.lehmangallery.org

The gallery has been bringing important contemporary art to our New York audience since 1984. The gallery specializes in thematic group exhibitions that bring together famous artists with emerging talents. Open: Tues – Sat, 10 am – 4 pm.

 
 

Shirley Fiterman Art Center at Manhattan Community College

81 Barclay Street, New York, NY 10007, USA/ 1212.776.6237/ www.bmcc.cuny.edu/sfac

The Shirley Fiterman Art Center, in partnership with the BMCC Foundation Board, a not-for-profit organization, is dedicated to raising funds for student scholarships, and ensuring the success of its students, who come from every borough of New York, and countries around the world, seeking better lives. Art will be available for sale at the event, with proceeds benefiting the BMCC Foundation Scholarship Fund. Open: Tue – Sat, 12 am– 6 pm.

 

 
 
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Steinberg Museum of Art at Long Island University

720 Northern Blvd, Greenvale, NY 11548, USA/ 1516.299.4073/ www.liu.edu/museum

Steinberg Museum of Art is currently relocating to the lower level of the B. Davis Schwartz Library at LIU Post. We look forward to renovations beginning in April 2017 and will reopen in September 2017. Through March, Steinberg Museum of Art programming will take place in the Hutchins Gallery on the Lower Level of the Library. Steinberg Museum of Art Museum is the caretaker of Long Island University's Permanent Art Collection. The University began acquiring work in the early 1970s and over the last three decades more than 650 new works have entered the collection through gifts and donations. Open: Mon - Fri, 9:30 am - 4:30 pm; Sat, 11 am - 3 pm.

 
 

Arthur M. Berger Art Gallery at Manhattanville College

2900 Purchase Street, Purchase, NY 10577, USA/ 1914.323.5464/ www.mville.edu/tags/arthur-m-berger-gallery

Today Manhattanville offers Bachelor of Arts, Fine Arts, Music and Bachelor of Science degrees, and a Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing. Additionally, the College's School of Education offers 65 plus programs in teacher education and leadership including an Ed.D. in educational leadership, specialty area dual certification program and accelerated program, Jump Start, and the Rose Institute for Learning and Literacy.

 
 
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Marist College Art Gallery

3399 North Rd, Poughkeepsie, New York, USA/ 1845.575.3000/ www.marist.edu/commarts/art/gallery.html

The Marist College Art Gallery is a 3200 square foot exhibition space located in the Steel Plant Studios along with the Fine Arts Program. The Art Gallery retains the industrial look of the former steel plant with concrete floors and exposed 15-foot ceilings. The exhibition program focuses primarily on contemporary regional artists working in all fine arts media. The Art Gallery is open from September - May during exhibitions, Monday - Saturday, 12 am - 5 pm.

 
 
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Hewitt Gallery of Art at Marymount Manhattan College

221 East 71st Street , New York, NY 10021, USA/ 1212.517.0400/ www.mmm.edu/departments/art/the-hewitt-gallery-of-art

The Gallery provides opportunities for art majors to gain first-hand experience in exhibiting their Senior Thesis projects, as well as having solo exhibitions in their spring semester. Juniors also exhibit in an annual group exhibition and students are able to curate and organize shows in conjunction with their mentors and the Gallery Director. The Hewitt Gallery of Art, comprised of the Esplanade and the adjacent Black and White Galleries in the Nugent and Main Buildings, offers the Marymount Manhattan community exposure to professional artists and to the larger art world.

 
 

MCNY Art Gallery at Metropolitan College of New York

60 West Street, New York, USA/ 1212.343.1234/ www.mcny.edu

At the core of the MCNY educational experience is the concept of purpose-centered learning and constructive action. Experiential learning – the continuous interaction between the knowledge students gain in the classroom and the knowledge they gain through direct experience in their workplace or internships – is fundamental to every course, degree and school at MCNY. Open: Mon - Thu, 9 am - 7 pm; Fri, 1 pm - 6 pm, Sat, 10 am - 2 pm.

 
 

Molloy College Art Gallery

1000 Hempstead Avenue Rockville Centre, New York 11571-5002, USA/ 1516.323.3196 / www.molloy.edu

A private, Long Island college, Molloy provides a value-centered, multidimensional education with more than 50 quality academic undergraduate and graduate degree programs grounded in the Catholic faith, ideals of truth and respect for the dignity and worth of every individual. Our faculty is accomplished, yet approachable, leading small classes on Long Island where students are encouraged to think critically and explore creatively. Combining the strengths of academic excellence and leadership with personal, compassionate mentoring, we bring out the best in every student.

 
 
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Mercer Gallery at Monroe Community College

1000 E Henrietta Rd, Rochester, NY 14623, USA/ 1585.292.2021/ www.monroecc.edu/depts/vapa/mercer-gallery/about-the-mercer-gallery

The Mercer Gallery, named in memory of Thomas Mercer, MCC student, veteran, and artist, is operated by the Art Faculty of Visual and Performing Arts (VaPA) Department of Monroe Community College. The mission of the Mercer Gallery is to provide aesthetically challenging, original, contemporary artwork which embodies current developments in the visual arts. The gallery and the exhibition schedule is integrated with our curriculum objectives and accessible to the students, faculty, staff and alumni of Monroe Community College and the greater Rochester community.

 

 
 

Gallery 61 at New York Institute of Technology

16 W. 61st St., 11th floor, New York, NY 10023-7692, USA/ 1212.261.1562/ www.nyit.edu/nyc/gallery_61

Welcome to Gallery 61. If we ignore the history of art and design, we risk re-inventing mediocrity. It is the review of historical work that can help us design visionary solutions for the future. Gallery 61 showcases both historical and contemporary work as a way of honing design theories crucial to future technological solutions. We engage the entire NYIT community by exhibiting work of students, faculty, staff, and alumni as well as well-known and emerging artists. The exhibitions include painting, sculpture, drawing, printmaking, photography, video, film, and performances. Open: Mon – Fri, 8 am – 6 pm.

 
 

Kimmel Galleries at New York University

60 Washington Sq S, New York, New York, USA/ 1212.998.4950/ www.nyu.edu/life/campus-resources/kimmel-center/kimmel-galleries

The Kimmel Center for University Life offers one of the only university-wide gallery programs on campus. Kimmel Galleries offers a space for the creative community - students, faculty, visiting artists - and sponsors art exchanges with other institutions. Exhibits are presented in the following venues: The Stovall Family Galleries at Kimmel 8th Floor; The Commuter Art Wall at Kimmel 2nd Floor Lounge; The Spiritual Life Gallery at Global Center 4th Floor Lounge; The Kimmel Vitrines - Window Exhibit LaGuardia Place and West 3rd Street.

 
 

Grey Art Gallery at New York University

100 Washington Square East, New York, NY 10003, USA/ 1212.998.6780/ greyartgallery.nyu.edu

The Grey Art Gallery, guardian to the New York University Art Collection, was founded in 1975 and includes approximately 5,000 objects. The Grey Art Gallery is New York University’s fine arts museum, located on historic Washington Square Park in New York City’s Greenwich Village. As a university art museum, the Grey Art Gallery functions to collect, preserve, study, document, interpret, and exhibit the evidence of human culture. Open: Tue, Thu & Fri, 11 am - 6 pm; Wed, 11 am - 8 pm; Sat, 11 am - 5 pm.

 
 

Casa Italiana Zerilli Marimò at New York University

24 West 12th Street, New York, NY 10011-8604, USA/ 1212.998.8739/ www.casaitaliananyu.org

Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marimò was founded with the specific intent of spreading Italian culture outside of its national boundaries, with the belief that Italian culture belongs not only to the Italians but to whomever has the desire to get to know more about it. The principle that shapes the work of this institution finds adequate expression in the words of Erasmus of Rotterdam, "All we who are learned are Italians." Casa Italiana, in fact, considers Italian culture an integral and necessary part of universal culture. For this reason, we seek to include it in the spectrum of American culture, addressing in particular university students studying Italian and Italian-American issues. Casa Italiana, faithful to its principles, collaborates with Italian centers and institutes, both public and private, that have the common objective of deepening and extending Americans' understanding of Italian culture.

 
 

Peter Fingesten Gallery at Pace University

9 Spruce Street, New York, New York, USA/ 1212.346.1397/ www.pace.edu

The Peter Fingesten Gallery, run by the Department of Fine Art on the New York campus, opened in the spring of 2005. Located next to the Pace University Eddie Layton Student Union, Level B, 1 Pace Plaza, the gallery will exhibit the work of professional artists as well work of students, faculty, and Pace alumni. With the goal of integrating the gallery into the network of downtown New York art institutions, the director plans to hold six shows annually.

 
 

Sheila C. Johnson Design Center - Parsons School of Design/The New School

66 Fifth Avenue at 13th Street, New York, USA/ 1212.229.8919/ www.newschool.edu/parsons/sheila-c-johnson-design-center

The mission of the Sheila C. Johnson Design Center (SJDC) is to generate an active dialogue on the role of innovative art and design in responding to our contemporary world. Its critical curatorial agenda, provoked by current environmental and social challenges, reflects and advances creative research and pedagogic practices. The exhibition and public programs in its two galleries encourage an interdisciplinary examination of possibility and process, blurring the boundaries between classroom, laboratory and exhibition, and link the university to local and global debates. Open: daily, noon - 6 pm.

 
 

Pratt Manhattan Gallery at Pratt Institute

144 West 14th Street, 2nd floor, New York, NY 10011, USA/ 1212.647.7778/ www.pratt.edu/events/exhibitions/pratt-manhattan-gallery

The Pratt Manhattan Gallery is the Manhattan exhibition outpost for Brooklyn's Pratt Institute. Much like the school itself, the gallery hosts programs from a number of diverse artistic disciplines. Open: Mon - Wed,Fri, Sat, 11 am - 6 pm; Thu, 11 am 8 pm.

 
 

President’s Office Gallery at Pratt Institute

200 Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205, USA/ 1718.636.3600/ www.pratt.edu/events/exhibitions/presidents-office-gallery

Pratt Institute is a private, nonsectarian, non-profit institution of higher learning located in the Clinton Hill neighborhood of Brooklyn, New York, United States, with a satellite campus located at 14th Street in Manhattan and an extension campus in Utica, New York (Pratt MWP). It originated in 1887 with programs primarily in engineering, architecture, and fine arts. Comprising six schools, the Institute is primarily known for its highly ranked programs in architecture, interior design, and industrial design, and offers both undergraduate and Master's degree programs in a variety of fields with a strong focus on research. President’s Office Gallery is located on Main Building, First Floor, Pratt Institute Brooklyn campus. Open: Mon – Fri, 9:30 am – 4:30 pm.

 
 

Rubelle and Norman Schafler Gallery at Pratt Institute

200 Willoughby Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11205, USA/ 1718.636.3517/ www.pratt.edu/events/exhibitions/the-rubelle-and-norman-schafler-gallery

The Rubelle and Norman Schafler Gallery was established in 1985 by Pratt Institute, the gallery mounts faculty and student exhibitions as well as thematic shows featuring the work of unaffiliated artists. Shows are also mounted at the Pratt Manhattan Center Gallery in the Puck Building on Lafayette Street in Soho. Exhibitions go beyond the fine arts of painting and sculpture to include the applied arts of graphic and interior design. There are periodic lectures relating to the exhibitions and to contemporary issues in art and design. Open: Mon – Fri, 9 am – 5 pm, Saturday 12 am – 5 pm.

 
 

Queens College Art Center

65-30 Kissena Blvd. Flushing, NY 11367, USA/ 1718.997.3770/ qcpages.qc.cuny.edu/Art_Library/artcenter.html

Queens College Art Center, a nimble gallery anchored in Queens and open to the world, is a successor since 1987 of the Klapper Library Art Center that was based in the Queens College Art Library’s gallery founded in 1960. In more than 200 exhibitions to date, it has shown masters like Alice Neel, Joseph Cornell, and Elizabeth Catlett, and introduced scores of artists from around the globe and emerging artists who later went on to major careers. The Art Center focuses on modern and contemporary art, presenting the works of both emerging and established artists in diverse media, in programming expressive of the best of the art of our time. Art Center exhibitions support the educational and cultural goals of Queens College. The goal of the Queens College Art Center is to provide the means for participating in and upholding a democratic society through learning, adaptation, and critical thinking. Open: Mon - Thu, 9 am - 8 pm and Fridays, 9 am - 5 pm.

 
 

QCC Art Gallery at Queensborough Community College

222-05 56th Ave, Oakland Gardens, NY 11364, USA/ 1718.631.6396/ www.qcc.cuny.edu/ArtGallery

The QCC Art Gallery of the City University of New York is a vital educational and cultural resource for the Queensborough Community College, the Borough of Queens and the surrounding communities. The Gallery is housed in the historic 1920's Oakland Building, formerly the Club House for the Oakland Country Club. Since 1966, the QCC Art Gallery has been an integral part of the College's educational program. The QCC Art Gallery was founded by the first Chairman of the College's Department of Art and Photography, Priva B. Gross, and was maintained largely through the support and vision of this department. Open: Tue, Fri - Sun, 12 am - 5 pm; Wed, Thu, 10 am - 7 pm.

 
 

Davison Galleries at Roberts Wesleyan College

2301 Westside Dr., Rochester, NY 14624, USA/ 1585.594.6442/ www.roberts.edu/davison-art-gallery.aspx

Supported by the Division of Visual Arts since 1996, the Davison Gallery operates as an integral resource within the Division's academic program, and as a cultural center for students and the greater Rochester community. Complementing the educational goals of Roberts Wesleyan College, the Davison Gallery prepares service-oriented students for professional careers by providing a venue for volunteering, by stimulating students to integrate their faith with active learning, moreover providing space for research and critical, objective thinking into areas of contextual religion, culture, gender, and ethnicity. A campus gallery offers space to develop life-long habits of contemplation; sharpen perceptual, reflective, and observational skills, and further, to teach that human experience contains complex layers of expression. Open: Mon - Fri, 11 am - 5 pm.

 
 

Dyer Arts Center at Rochester Institute of Technology

52 Lomb Memorial Drive, Rochester, NY 14623, USA/ 1585.666.7910/ www.rit.edu/ntid/dyerarts

The Joseph F. and Helen C. Dyer Arts Center at NTID is a state-of-the-art gallery that showcases artworks created by current students, alumni, and artists who are nationally and internationally renowned. All of these artists are deaf, hard of hearing, and/or allies of the Deaf community. The center also hosts art-related educational activities such as lectures and demonstrations, and serves as a multi-use facility on the campus of Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, New York. The center is unique among other galleries on campus for its permanent collection of works by deaf and hard of hearing artists. Thanks to a leadership gift from the late Joseph and Helen Dyer, long-time supporters of NTID, the center opened in the fall of 2001. Open: Monday - Friday, 10 am - 5 pm, Saturdays, 10 am - 2 pm, and by appointment.

 
 

Schick Art Gallery at Skidmore College

815 N Broadway, Saratoga Springs, NY 12866, USA/ 1518.580.5049/ www.skidmore.edu/schick

Schick Art Gallery offers students, the college community, and the public an opportunity to view significant contemporary exhibitions that complement the Studio Art curriculum. Exhibits address a wide range of disciplines, and are often accompanied by catalogs, gallery lectures, and discussions. We present four to six exhibits annually, including a selected art faculty exhibit and a juried Skidmore student exhibit. Opened in 1978, named in 1983 to honor an alumna’s family, Schick Art Gallery plays an integral role as a teaching lab in the Department of Art. Open: Mon - Thu, 10 am - 6 pm.

 
 
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Callahan Center Art Gallery at St. Francis College

180 Remsen Street, Brooklyn Heights, New York, 11201, USA/ 1718.522.2300/ www.sfc.edu/page.cfm?p=4008

Up until 1992, the Lee & Peter Callahan Center, commonly known as the Callahan Center, was a study lounge. Today it houses the school’s art gallery, which is open and free to the public year-round. This includes the artists themselves, both local and regional, who use the space to showcase their latest pieces and multimedia presentations. Open free to the public year round, the Callahan Center is an art gallery that hosts shows for local and regional artists. The space is also used for special events, parties and multimedia presentations. While it’s a relatively modest area - St. Francis’ motto is “small college, big dreams” - Callahan Center is ideal for budding artists and patrons interested in seeing the next Van Gogh or Lee Krasner.

 
 

Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery at St. John's University

81-50B Utopia Pkwy, Jamaica, NY 11432, USA/ 1718.990.7476/ www.stjohns.edu/yehgallery

Since its first season in September 1994, the Dr. M. T. Geoffrey Yeh Art Gallery has been dedicated to the exhibition of all forms of contemporary art. It brings to the Queens campus works of art created by well-known and emerging artists of regional, national, and international backgrounds. Hosting seven exhibitions each academic year, the shows fall into five categories: The Invitational, The Juried National, Theme, and the annual Faculty and Student exhibitions. In addition to presenting work from the current exhibition, we feature works created by our art majors, art faculty, previous exhibitions, and selections from the gallery's permanent collection. Open: Tue - Thu, 10 am - 5 pm; Fri, 10 am - 3 pm; Sat, 12 am - 5 pm.

 
 

Azarian McCullough Art Gallery at St. Thomas Aquinas College

125 NY-340, Sparkill, NY 10976, USA/ 1845.398.4195/ stac.edu/amag

AMAG was established in 2000 through a generous grant from the Azarian and McCullough families. Since its inception, the galley has hosted over 70 exhibits, collectively offering a variety of artistic expression and media. Artists working in any media in the tri-sate area (NY, NJ and CT) are eligible to apply. There is no application fee. Application information is posted on the N.Y. Foundation for the Arts web site each year, October - January. Open: Mon, Tue, Wed, 2:30 pm - 5:30 pm.