Exhibition highlights: “Camp: Notes on Fashion” explores the origins of camp’s exuberant aesthetic and how the sensibility evolved from a place of marginality to become an important influence on mainstream culture. The exhibition includes some 250 objects, including womenswear and menswear, as well as sculptures, paintings, and drawings from the 17th century to the present. “Play It Loud: Instruments of Rock & Roll” presents one of the most influential artistic movements of the 20th century through more than 130 instruments that made the music possible. Also on view are “The World between Empires: Art and Identity in the Ancient Middle East” and “The Roof Garden Commission: Alicja Kwade, ParaPivot”
Get ready for Museum Mile Festival 2019, continuing the annual cultural celebration hosted by some of New York’s premier institutions. Check out some of the best paintings at the Solomon R. Guugenheim Museum, Neue Galerie New York and Metropolitan Museum of Art. The best part? You can get into some of the museum exhibitions for free! Offerings include special events and performances, and the festivities are happening rain or shine. Here’s a museum-by-museum breakdown of what to expect at Museum Mile Festival 2019.
When is Museum Mile Festival?
Museum Mile Festival 2019 takes place on Tuesday, June 11, 2019, 6–9pm.
Where is Museum Mile Festival?
Museum Mile Festival 2019 stretches along Fifth Avenue from 82nd to 110th Streets. This year's participating institutions include: El Museo Del Barrio, Museum of the City of New York, the Jewish Museum, Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum, Neue Galerie New York, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and The Africa Center.
How do I get to Museum Mile Festival?
Take the 4, 5, 6 to 86th St; 6 to 96th or 103rd St.