The New York Antiquarian Book Fair takes over the Park Avenue Armory for NYC’s Rare Book Week. The fair will bring a wide selection of rare books, maps, manuscripts, illuminated manuscripts and ephemera, as well as a host of programming.
The NYPL’s exhibition Love & Resistance: Stonewall 50 commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Stonewall Riots and illustrated LGBTQ history with images from photojournalists Kay Tobin Lahusen and Diana Davies, as well as the Library’s vast archival holdings. On March 6 Art Talks: Love & ResistanceOut of the Closet into the Stonewall Era will be held in the Schwarzman Building at 6:30 pm.
On June 20 Swann will be holding its first “Pride” Sale, coinciding with WorldPride and the 50th anniversary.
Best known for her assemblage works, Betye Saar’s washboards take the spotlight in the New-York Historical Society’s Betye Saar: Keepin’ It Clean. The exhibition showcases Saar’s distinct vision in how she reclaims derogatory images of African Americans in American culture.