• For Teachers: Protest & Urban Spaces

    May 11, 2016

    During this free lecture, explore the long history of protest surrounding NYC's public spaces, including events famously associated with Tompkins Square Park, Marcus Garvey Park, Union Square, and Zuccotti Park.

  • Sketch & Sip | Making Faces

    May 11, 2016

    Ages 21 & up. Put pencil to paper and relax with drinks at the Museum of the City of New York as you learn the techniques of sketching portraits and see how early American painters captured the likenesses of New York’s elite.

  • Sketch & Sip | Cartoons

    May 18, 2016

    Ages 21 & up. Put pencil to paper and relax with drinks as you explore the work of New Yorker regular Roz Chast and learn how to capture the quintessential elements of figure and scene in your own line drawings.

  • Teaching Social Activism Conference

    May 21, 2016

    Educators are invited to present and participate in this free full-day conference, which highlights the various tools and techniques used by teachers to engage their students in the history and practice of social change.

  • Sketch & Sip | Inside/Outside

    May 25, 2016

    Ages 21 & up. Put pencil to paper and relax with drinks as a professional artists guides you through the techniques of sketching the Museum’s Colonial-Revival building.

  • For Teachers | Art & Activism in NYC

    Jun 09, 2016

    Join us on Chancellor's Day for a full-day program exploring NYC’s identity as a site of activism and a fostering ground for art, though exhibition tours, lectures, and hands-on activities.