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This Week in Art: May 9th – 15th

Now that Frieze week is over, you can finally go back to some sense of normalcy and what is more normal than a selection of fabulous galas? This week is chalk-full of gala options for you, as well as many other fun art events to go to this week.

 

Tuesday May 10th

A.I.R. Spring Event 2016

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It’s going be a great night for the feminists of New York. Noted Feminists such as artist Judith Bernstein, Fairy Godboss co-Founders Georgene Huang and Romy Newman and Lenny Letter. The event will also feature a silent auction, award ceremony, and lots of food and drinks

A.I.R Gallery, 155 Plymouth St, Brooklyn, NY. The event will take place from 7-10pm. This is a ticketed event.

 

The Noguchi Museum Annual Benefit 2016

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Photo// Stephen Shore for the Noguchi Museum

The peaceful Noguchi Museum will be hosting its annual benefit and award presentation. The evening will begin with cocktails and the award ceremony in the Museum’s celebrated sculpture garden, followed by a seated dinner and a silent auction in the galleries. All of the proceeds of the event will go to benefit the museum.

The Noguchi Museum 9-01 33rd Road (at Vernon Boulevard), Long Island City, NY, Tickets are required for this event.

 

May 12th

El Museo Del Barrio 2016 Gala

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El Museo is celebrating its 23rd year with its annual gala.

Celebrating its 23rd year, The Gala is El Museo’s single most important fundraising event of the year. It raises essential funds for the museum’s critically acclaimed exhibitions and valued public and educational programs. Funds raised at the Gala enable El Museo to continue their important work and keep expanding their reach. This spectacular event brings together luminaries from the worlds of fashion, entertainment, business, society, politics, and the arts.

 

XU LEI New Works ar Marlborough Gallery 

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Photo// Xu Lei Augmented Dream

If you are looking to discover a new artist, Marlborough will be debuting its first solo show with Xu Lei. Lei is well known in China, however this will be his first major solo exhibition in the United States.

Marlborough Gallery40 West 57th Street NY

 

May 14th

7th Annual Bay Ridge Storefront Art Walk

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Photo// BayRidgeSaw

It’s officially the beginning of the 7th Annual Bay Ridge Storefront Art Walk. The walk will take place on 5th Ave in Bay Ridge between 68th Street and 84th Street, and will feature fifteen artists works displayed in Storefront windows. The artists works will feature numerous mediums as diverse as the stores which will be featuring them.

Bay Ridge Saw, The event will take place from May 14th to June 25th in Bay Ridge along Fifth Avenue. 

 

May 15th

Brunch Tour of Palatable: Presented with Art in FLUX Harlem

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Photo//Miguel Luciano, Pure Platinum

In conjunction with FLUX Harlem, The Studio Museum in Harlem will be hosting a brunch celebrating the ways people represent themselves through food. Along with a brunch, the event will include a panel discussion at Angel of Harlem and a guided tour of the Studio Museum.

The Studio Museum in Harlem, 144 West 125th Street, New York, NY.  The event will take place from 11am to 2pm. Tickets are Required for this event.