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Madison Avenue Gallery Walk

Madison Avenue Gallery Walk

Join ARTnews and the Madison Avenue Business Improvement District for our fourth annual Madison Avenue Gallery Walk. This free event invites the public to visit participating galleries and attend expert talks and tours led by artists and curators on Madison Avenue and adjacent side streets from East 57th Street to East 86th Street.


RSVP is now closed for this event.


As we prepare for the event, we want to stress that your safety is of the utmost importance to us. We require all participating galleries to limit admission to a safe capacity where everyone can maintain the required six foot social distance. Additionally, face masks will be worn by staff at all times, and frequent sanitization of seating, doors, and other common surfaces will take place throughout the day. Guests of the event are also required to wear a mask during the course of the event.

 

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Below is a list of talks taking place at participating galleries throughout the day.

Please note: RSVP is now closed for this event.

Time Gallery Description
ARLENE ANGARD DESIGNS & FINE ART
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Contemporary Arts in Sensible Modernism,” new contemporary art and furniture pieces exhibited for the first time in Eclectic Style Décor, featuring a unique blend of historical and modern sensational imagery from all around the world.
David Nolan Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Barry Le Va, “Floor Sculpture From the 1960s.” Please join gallery director Dmitry Komis for a guided walkthrough of the exhibition.
Galerie Gmurzynska
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Robert Indiana’s Work in the 1960s.” Gallery director Martin Friedrichs will give an introduction to the exhibition, “Love is in the Air,” masterpieces by Robert Indiana.
Lois Wagner Fine Arts
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “How to Have Artwork and Valuables Appraised,” with Jane St. Lifer, Sr. Appraiser, ASA.
ARADER GALLERIES
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “New York: A Visual History from the Late 18th to the 19th-centuries,” featuring John Bachmann, John Bornet, Frances Bond Palmer and John William Hill. See the city in a selection of views from the Golden Age of American Printmaking.
Debra Force Fine Art
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Traveling America: East to Midwest,” featuring 19th- and 20th-century artists exploring the American landscape from the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest regions of the country.
ARLENE ANGARD DESIGNS & FINE ART
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Contemporary Arts in Sensible Modernism,” new contemporary art and furniture pieces exhibited for the first time in Eclectic Style Décor, featuring a unique blend of historical and modern sensational imagery from all around the world.
Hirschl & Adler Modern
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Elizabeth Turk, “Tipping Point – Echoes of Extinction,” a discussion on the internationally-recognized sculptor’s latest body of work and its pressing environmental concerns.
Leslie Feely Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Post War Art,” learn about postwar artists, the category, and what it means for collectors today.
Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Dominique Paul, “How Can Art Help Us Develop Empathy and Connect Us with Nature?” Creator of fantastical collages of endangered insects and birds, Dominque Paul will talk via livestream about urgent ecological and social agenda items.
Galerie Gmurzynska
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Robert Indiana’s Work in the 1960s.” Gallery director Martin Friedrichs will give an introduction to the exhibition, “Love is in the Air,” masterpieces by Robert Indiana.
L. Parker Stephenson Photographs
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Jane Evelyn Atwood and Her Documentary Projects in Paris and Around the World.” American born, Paris-based photographer Jane Evelyn Atwood (b. 1947) engages with closed communities that are formed by trauma and adaptation.
Rosenberg & Co.
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Rosenberg Family Legacy and World War II Looted Art.”
BONNER DAVID ART BOUTIQUE
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Eve Plumb will discuss her new series “Film Noir,” at 2:30pm. Throughout the day gallery director Rebecca Rosenfield will walk guests through the current exhibition with artist Hunt Slonem.
Ippodo Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Ippodo Gallery Director Shoko Aono will give a short talk on the current exhibition “Through Her Eyes.” A love letter in memory of a friend and artist, this show reflects and memorializes the late Laura de Santillana and her life’s work.
ARADER GALLERIES
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “New York: A Visual History from the Late 18th to the 19th-centuries,” featuring John Bachmann, John Bornet, Frances Bond Palmer and John William Hill. See the city in a selection of views from the Golden Age of American Printmaking.
Hirschl & Adler Modern
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Elizabeth Turk, “Tipping Point – Echoes of Extinction,” a discussion on the internationally-recognized sculptor’s latest body of work and its pressing environmental concerns.
Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Dominique Paul, “How Can Art Help Us Develop Empathy and Connect Us with Nature?” Creator of fantastical collages of endangered insects and birds, Dominque Paul will talk via livestream about urgent ecological and social agenda items.
Thomsen Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Japanese Bamboo Baskets,” overview of Japanese bamboo art over the past one hundred years.
Debra Force Fine Art
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Traveling America: East to Midwest,” featuring 19th- and 20th-century artists exploring the American landscape from the Northeast, Mid-Atlantic, and Midwest regions of the country.
Lois Wagner Fine Arts
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “American Figurative Art – Sargent to Henri,” with Timothy J. Clark, international watercolorist.
David Nolan Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Barry Le Va, “Floor Sculpture From the 1960s.” Please join gallery director Dmitry Komis for a guided walkthrough of the exhibition.
FreedmanArt
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Shadowboxing,” an exhibition joining the work of photographer Nona Faustine and painter Kit White to grapple with our history, national monuments, and civil war.
Kapoor Galleries, Inc.
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. Come view our “GOD/GODDESS” exhibition as gallery director Laura Weinstein provides an overview of the fine Indian miniature paintings as well as a carefully curated selection of artworks from India, Nepal, Tibet, and Southeast Asia – a wide but masterfully executed view of gods, goddesses, and other divinities from the region’s Hindu, Jain, Mahayana, and Vajrayana Buddhist traditions.
Rosenberg & Co.
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Rosenberg Family Legacy and World War II Looted Art.”
Thomsen Gallery
This event is at capacity and RSVP is now closed. “Japanese Bamboo Baskets,” overview of Japanese bamboo art over the past one hundred years.
Arader Galleries
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for gallery talks scheduled at 12:00pm & 3:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Arader Galleries between 9:00am and 5:00pm.
Arlene Angard Designs & Fine Art
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for gallery talks scheduled at 11:00am & 1:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Arlene Angard Designs & Fine Art between 11:00am and 5:00pm.
BAAHNG GALLERY
RSVP is now closed. “More Than One Way Home,” a three-person show announcing gallery representation of Sophie Matisse, Janet Taylor Pickett, and Zhang Hongtu.
Bonner David Art Boutique
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talk scheduled at 2:30pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Bonner David Art Boutique between 11:00am and 6:00pm.
Castelli Gallery
RSVP is now closed. Castelli Gallery presents a selection of paintings and works on paper by John Chamberlain, Joseph Cornell, Jasper Johns, Donald Judd, Yayoi Kusama, Roy Lichtenstein, Robert Morris, Richard Pettibone, James Rosenquist, Mike and Doug Starn, and Lawrence Weiner.
DAG
RSVP is now closed. “Primitivism and Modern India Art,” showcasing works by some of the most recognized Indian masters, the exhibition juxtaposes different interpretations of the genre to demonstrate the breadth of primitivism in India.
David Nolan Gallery
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 11:00am & 4:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit David Nolan Gallery between 10:00am and 6:00pm.
Debra Force Fine Art
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 12:30pm & 3:30pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Debra Force Fine Art between 11:00am and 5:00pm.
FreedmanArt
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talk scheduled at 4:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit FreedmanArt between 12:00pm and 6:00pm.
Galerie Gmurzynska
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 11:00am & 2:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Galerie Gmurzynska between 11:00am and 5:00pm.
Hirschl & Adler Modern
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 11:00am & 2:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Hirschl & Adler Modern between 11:00am and 5:00pm.
Hubert Gallery
RSVP is now closed. Please join Hubert Gallery for our current exhibition of contemporary impressionist painter Geoffrey Johnson.
Ippodo Gallery
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talk scheduled at 2:30pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Ippodo Gallery between 11:00am and 5:00pm.
James Goodman Gallery
RSVP is now closed. New acquisitions, modern and contemporary masters.
Kapoor Galleries, Inc.
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talk scheduled at 4:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Kapoor Galleries between 11:00am and 5:00pm.
Kraushaar Galleries
RSVP is now closed. “Natural Color,” a selection of 20th-century American Art including examples by Alperin, Glackens, Kienbusch, Maurer, Neel, Rothschild and Stella, among others.
L. Parker Stephenson Photographs
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talk scheduled at 2:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit L. Parker Stephenson Photographs between 11:00am and 6:00pm.
Leila Heller Gallery
RSVP is now closed. Stop by the gallery to view our current exhibition with artist Mia Fonssagrives.
Leslie Feely Gallery
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talk scheduled at 1:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Leslie Feely Gallery between 11:00am and 5:00pm.
Lévy Gorvy
RSVP is now closed. A major exhibition of works by renowned Italian artist Michelangelo Pistoletto, in his first US presentation in a decade, featuring multiple installations from the postwar period to the present.
Lois Wagner Fine Arts
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 11:30am & 3:30pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Lois Wagner Fine Arts between 11:00am and 6:00pm.
Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 1:00pm & 3:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Miyako Yoshinaga Gallery between 10:00am and 6:00pm.
Rosenberg & Co.
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 2:00pm & 4:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Rosenberg & Co. between 10:00am and 6:00pm.
Sundaram Tagore Gallery
RSVP is now closed. Join us for ongoing informal talks about world-renowned photographer Steve McCurry’s deeply moving images of ancient traditions, vanishing cultures, and contemporary life.
Thomsen Gallery
RSVP is now closed. RSVP above for the gallery talks scheduled at 3:00pm & 5:00pm. RSVP here to book another time slot to visit Thomsen Gallery between 11:00am and 7:00pm.

Questions? Contact Us

If you have any questions or concerns, please reach out to us and we are happy to help ensure that your visit to Madison Avenue is a safe and positive experience. Thank you, we look forward to seeing you there!

Matthew Bauer, President
Madison Avenue Business Improvement District (BID)
mbauer@madisonavenuebid.org, 212-861-2055

Kristie Nilsson, Manager, Art Guides
Art Media, LLC
knilsson@artnews.com, 212-398-1690 x62104

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