291 Church Street 212-431-5270 www.apexart.org
Building The Unthinkable This display, curated by Christian Stayner, examines contemporary artistic and architectural production responding to an unlikely inspiration the atomic bomb.
Art in General
79 Walker Street 212-219-0473 www.artingeneral.org
Jane Street at 8th Avenue
Photography By Suzanne McAndrews. Thru Nov.
Capeluto Arts: Fine Contemporary Ceramics
147 Reade Street 212-964-1340 www.capelutoarts.com
group Show Introducing the works of Kei Sato and David Joy. Thru Dec. 31.
Cheryl Pelavin Fine Arts
13 Jay Street 212-925-9424 www.cherylpelavin.com
Fereshteh Siona Benjamins solo exhibition featuring new paintings and monotypes will be on display.
velocities New exhibit by Carter Hodgkin featuring paintings and drawings.
176 Franklin Street 212-334-3400 www.dfngallery.com
susan grossman: New drawings Charcoal drawings depicting urban activity and the quiet, twisting roads of East End Long Island. Thru Nov. 27.
Rick Finkelstein: The Examination Dream A video installation composed of a montage of original drawings morphing into a complex personal narrative. The drawings will also be exhibited. Thru Nov. 27.
Franklin 54 Gallery
54-56 Franklin Street 212-732-0009
gusta van dobbenburgh Botanical art in graphite, colored pencil and watercolor reflecting the true beauty of flowers. Thru Nov. 27.
Fraunces Tavern Museum
54 Pearl Street 212-425-1778 www.FrauncesTavernMuseum.org
heroes Looks at just a few of the many people from diverse backgrounds who joined together to win America's independence. Paintings on exhibit include Henry Hintermeisters The Drill Master, John Ward Dunsmore's The Message from Lexington, and Dennis Mallone Carter's Molly Pitcher at the Battle of Monmouth. Adeline Moses Loeb Gallery. Ongoing.
history of the streets of nyc Images, documents, and objects illustrate the stories behind street names as well as the people, places, and events that have called those streets home. Thru Jan. 8.
evacuation day walking tour Before Thanksgiving was a major holiday, New Yorkers celebrated Evacuation Day commemorating Nov. 25, 1783, the day George Washingtons continental army reentered New York City in the final act of the Revolutionary War. This year, celebrate Evacuation Day again where it all began! The Fraunces Tavern Museum is proud to present a unique walking tour of Revolutionary War sites in Lower Manhattan. Tour begins at 2pm on Nov. 25 (Thanksgiving). $15 , $10 members. Advance tickets are strongly suggested. Call 212-425-1778, ext. 18.
thanksgiving dinner Fraunces Tavern Restaurant will offer a fabulous three course prix-fixe Thanksgiving Dinner, including a complimentary glass of wine or beer, and coffee or tea for $55 plus tax, $27.50 plus tax for children 12 and under. Nov. 25 from Noon - 8 PM. Call 212-968-1776 for more information and reservations.
59 Franklin Street 212-226-6762 www.giganticartspace.com
Paul Sharpe Contemporary Art
86 Walker Street, Floor six 646-613-1252 www.paulsharpegallery.com
profound afterglow Prints will be on view by Filipino artist Lenore RS Lim. Her prints are knows for their sumptuous quality and attention to detail. Thru Dec. 11. Gallery is open Wed. - Sat. from Noon until 6pm.
Posteritati Movie Posters
239 Centre St. 212-226-2207 www.posteritati.com
The Skyscraper Museum
39 Battery Place 212-968-1961 www.skyscraper.org
Frank Lloyd Wright: The Vertical Dimension Exhibit explores Frank Lloyd Wrights career-long fascination with reinventing the skyscraper. The collection assembles original drawings, construction documents, letters, and photographs for fourteen high-rise projects. Thru Jan. 9.
Soho Photo Gallery
15 White Street 212-226-8571 www.sohophoto.com
solo shows Hal Norman Krogstads exhibit , Celebrating the Western Image, will consist of black and white photographs of the American Southwest. Eric Catos exhibit, Imago, is a series of photographs of invisible surfaces such as graffiti and patterns found in the streets. The Hope Cemetery: Celebrating the Past is a display by Ellen Schaefer featuring the exquisite grave stones and monuments found in Barre, Vermont. Persone e Posti is a collection of sepia-toned prints by Yaqui Yamdrok.