Join artist Brian Bress as he discusses his work in Brian Bress: Make Your Own Friends and offers insight into his unique process of creating artwork. This is the final day of the exhibition. Special Free Day, no charge.
The Jazz Loft is the first movie to use photographer W. Eugene Smith's massive, fly-on-the-wall archive of photos and audio tapes documenting the likes of jazz greats Thelonious Monk, Zoot Sims, Jimmy Giuffre, Hall Overton and others at work and play in the Sixth Avenue wreck that was Smith's home and studio from 1957 through the '60s
Enjoy a fun filled day at the museum with performances by student musical and vocal ensembles, hands on art activities, and special gallery tours. All for free!
Hear acclaimed musicians Kei Akagi, Kojiro Umezaki, Darek Oles, and Tamaya Honda in a rare performance connecting American Jazz music to traditional Japanese music and revealing the history of multiculturalism that is at the roots of American musical culture.
Free Fridays, no charge
The 2016-2017 Visionaries Lecture Series explores significant art, fashion, and design movements of the second half of the 20th century, as well as examines the political, social, and economic forces that underscored these movements.