Let uptown have The Met. This fall, explore Lower Manhattan’s bustling scene of classic and contemporary exhibitions.
The Drama League of New York, since 1916, has been at the forefront of the American theater community. It is one of the nation’s oldest continuously operating nonprofit arts advocacy and education organizations, and today, there is still nothing like it. “The Drama League is the preeminent organization that supports directors—the visionary center of the creative process,” explains Gabriel Stelian-Shanks, executive artistic director. “We provide training, mentorship, and development for the artist who is often invisible.”
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The global fashion accessories brand, Melissa, has launched the visionary digital artist, Natalia Stuyk, into the New York City’s art community, presenting Stuyk’s multimedia work in its SoHo flagship store, Galeria Melissa.
The museum of Arts and Design (MAD), New York’s beloved champion and presenter of artists, designers, and artisans at the highest level of ingenuity and craftsmanship, has recently announced the appointment of Christopher Scoates as its next Nanette L. Laitman Director. Currently serving as the Maxine and Stuart Frankel Director at the Cranbrook Academy of Art and Art Museum in Bloomfield Hills, Michigan, Scoates will join MAD on July 1 of this year.
Renowned art and antiques dealer A La Vieille Russie’s new location at 745 Fifth Avenue will present its inaugural exhibition May 1 through 18, featuring work by Court Jeweler Peter Carl Fabergé.
The House of Ruinart unveiled its 2018 artist collaboration on March 8. They chose world-renowned Chinese artist Liu Bolin, “The Invisible Man,” as this year’s artist in residence.