“Summer Friday” Private Tour at SculptureCenter

Date: Friday: July 15, 2016
Where: SculptureCenter | 44-19 Purves Street, Long Island City, NY 11101 | View Map
Time: 2:00 pm to 5:00 pm (Private tour 2:15-3pm; Cocktail reception 3:30-5pm.)
Cost: $10.00 for members, $20.00 for non-members

Leave work early and join us for our annual summer field trip. We will be getting a private tour of the SculptureCenter from 2:15pm to 3pm. Afterwards, you will have time to enjoy the art at your leisure. A cocktail reception in the courtyard is from 3:30pm-5pm.

Since this is a private tour, tickets are limited. Reserve your spot as soon as possible. Friends and family are welcome but will also need to purchase a non-member ticket.

The exhibition Collective Stance featuring new and recent work by artist Leslie Hewitt, will be on view from May 1 – August 1, 2016 and will include two film installations along with recent sculpture and lithographs. Both film installations, created in collaboration with renowned cinematographer Bradford Young, were inspired by an archive of civil rights-era photographs housed at the Menil Collection in Houston and are shown in their New York premieres.

In Practice: Fantasy Can Invent Nothing New is an annual open-call exhibition for emerging artists with a focus on the production of new work. Featuring the work of Christopher Aque, Phillip Birch,Onyedika Chuke, Jonathan Ehrenberg, Tamar Ettun, Raque Ford, Jeannine Han, Elizabeth Jaeger, Meredith James, Jamie Sneider, Patrice Washington, and Tuguldur Yondonjamts and filling the lower level, the exhibition features new commissions that each propose fantastical places or narratives that are differentiated by distinct material approaches.

Vist the SculptureCenter website to read more about the exhibitions.