“Caribbean: Crossroads of the World”

Courtesy of El Museo del Barrio
Arnaldo Roche Rabell, "We Have to Dream in Blue"
Queens Museum, Flushing Thursday November 15 2012 12:00 - 18:00
El Museo collaborates with the Queens Museum of Art and the Studio Museum in Harlem to present this overview of more than 200 years of Caribbean art. In addition to native works from two dozen Caribbean territories—Aruba, Barbados, Cuba, Haiti, Jamaica, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands among them—the exhibition boasts pieces from a number of international masters, including two Martinique-inspired zinc lithographs by French Postimpressionist Paul Gauguin. Through Jan 6.
Venue name: Queens Museum
Address: Flushing Meadows–Corona Park
Cross street: enter at 111th St and 49th Ave
Opening hours: Wed–Sun Noon–6pm
Transport: Subway: 7 to Mets–Willets Pt
Price: Suggested donation $8, seniors and students $4, children under 12 free
Event phone: 212-831-7272
Event website: http://elmuseo.org