Category: Exhibits

Zarina: Dark Roads (October 6, 2017 – February 2, 2018)

Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, Gallery 8 Washington Mews On view Monday-Friday, 11 a.m. – 6 p.m.*  To arrange for a class or group visit to the gallery, please email apa.rsvp@nyu.edu with your preferred visit dates and times, and the size of your group. Zarina: Dark Roads presents selected works of prints and sculpture across the … Continue reading “Zarina: Dark Roads (October 6, 2017 – February 2, 2018)”

Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art (September 15, 2017 – Spring 2018)

Organized by the Chinese American Museum (CAM) in partnership with the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU and the California African American Museum (CAAM). Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art is presented in two parts: History and Art of the Chinese Caribbean Diaspora on view at CAAM through February 25, 2018, and Contemporary Chinese Caribbean Art on … Continue reading “Circles and Circuits: Chinese Caribbean Art (September 15, 2017 – Spring 2018)”

Lost Streets: Seward Park’s Fight for Housing Justice (April 11 – June 22, 2017)

NYU Kimmel Window Galleries Corner of West 3rd St & LaGuardia Pl On view April 11–June 22, 2017, 24/7 Lost Streets tells the story of the Seward Park Urban Renewal Area (SPURA), a 6-acre set of blocks in the Lower East Side that sat vacant for five decades, held hostage by one of the most powerful … Continue reading “Lost Streets: Seward Park’s Fight for Housing Justice (April 11 – June 22, 2017)”

Lenapeway (October 10 – December 9, 2016)

715 Broadway (at Washington Place) On view Monday, October 10–Friday, December 9, viewable 24/7 from street level Presented by The Wayfinding Project, an initiative of the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, and is cosponsored by the NYU Gallatin School of Individualized Study. Long before Henry Hudson’s arrival in 1609, Manhattan or Manaháhtaan, as originally named by the … Continue reading “Lenapeway (October 10 – December 9, 2016)”

The Wayfinding Project (March 25, 2016 – December 21, 2016)

Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, Gallery 8 Washington Mews On view Monday-Friday, 11AM-5PM* through December 21, 2016 Master navigators of Oceania explored and settled what Epeli Hau’ofa called the “sea of islands”—one third of the Earth’s surface—and developed astute skills of observation and deep knowledge of the ocean, sky, and cosmos. This long distance voyaging tradition … Continue reading “The Wayfinding Project (March 25, 2016 – December 21, 2016)”

In the Shadow of the Highway: Robert Moses’ Expressway & the Battle for Downtown (October 27 – March 15, 2016)

Copresented by the Below the Grid Lab, Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, and NYC Department of Records & Information Services. NYC Records Visitor Center, Surrogate Courts Building 31 Chambers Street (entrance just west of Centre Street) Accessible entrance on Reade Street between Elk and Centre Streets What would have happened if protesters had not been successful … Continue reading “In the Shadow of the Highway: Robert Moses’ Expressway & the Battle for Downtown (October 27 – March 15, 2016)”

Nothing Lost in Translation (October 8, 2015 – December 11, 2015)

Copresented by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at New York University, the Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives, and the Gay Asian Pacific Islander Men of New York (GAPIMNY) Curated by Paul Tran (A/P/A Graduate Archives Scholar), Jason Tseng (GAPIMNY), and Dennis Chin (GAPIMNY) Tamiment Library & Robert F. Wagner Labor Archives* Bobst Library, 10th … Continue reading “Nothing Lost in Translation (October 8, 2015 – December 11, 2015)”

Haunted Files: The Eugenics Record Office (October 3, 2014 – March 13, 2015)

Curated by Noah Fuller and John Kuo Wei Tchen Associate Curator: Mark Tseng Putterman Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU, Gallery 8 Washington Mews On view: Friday, October 3, 2014–Friday, March 13, 2015, Monday-Friday, 11AM-5PM and select Saturdays* Enter a 1920s office with oak tables, rows of file drawers, forms, and reports, an Underwood typewriter clacking away… … Continue reading “Haunted Files: The Eugenics Record Office (October 3, 2014 – March 13, 2015)”

“The Normal”: Images from the Haunted Files of Eugenics (October 31, 2014 – January 4, 2015)

Curated by Noah Fuller and John Kuo Wei Tchen Associate Curator: Mark Tseng Putterman NYU Kimmel Windows Gallery LaGuardia Place and West 3rd Street Viewable from the street 24/7 “The Normal”: Images from the Haunted Files of Eugenics re-presents images from public displays of the American eugenics movement. Once exhibited at museums and state fairs … Continue reading ““The Normal”: Images from the Haunted Files of Eugenics (October 31, 2014 – January 4, 2015)”

Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen (September 25, 2014 – March 1, 2015)

Presented by the Museum of Chinese in America. Supported by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at NYU. Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen is a solo exhibition by Phillip Chen, a visual artist from the Midwest. In fifteen relief etchings centering around his family, Chen reckons with significant moments in Chinese American history. These prints … Continue reading “Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen (September 25, 2014 – March 1, 2015)”