I am reaching out now to share a timely update from the Grey Art Gallery at New York University as we work together through these challenging times. You are undoubtedly aware that, like most museums throughout the world, we have closed temporarily due to the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We look forward to letting you know our reopening date as soon as we hear from NYU, our governing institution. Along with both our museum and university colleagues, we have had to face the harsh reality of adjusting our programs.
Opening Reception of Taking Shape at Grey Art Gallery, NYU | January 30, 2020 Film by Maxim Rowan The exhibition Taking Shape: Abstraction from the Arab World, 1950s-1980s held its opening reception at the Grey Art Gallery at New York University on January 30, 2020. Film by Maxim Rowan, courtesy Barjeel Art Foundation, Sharjah, UAE.
Grey Art Gallery, NYU will temporarily close starting Saturday, March 14
Will Heinrich reviews Taking Shape for The New York Times, February 20, 2020.
In honor of Thanksgiving, the Grey will close early at 5 pm on Wed. 11/27 and remain closed for the weekend. We resume regular hours on Tues. 12/3.
A Bridge Between You and Everything: A Group Exhibition of Iranian Women Artists On view: November 7–24, 2019 High Line Nine Galleries, 507 West 27th Street Curated by Shirin Neshat and organized by the Center for Human Rights in Iran Founded in 2008 and headquartered in New York, the Center is an independent, nonpartisan and […]
Televised news segment about Art after Stonewall, 1969–1989 on Channel Thirteen's NYC-ARTS program.
Drawing on its remarkable collection of modern Iranian, Indian, and Turkish art, the Grey Art Gallery at New York University presents Modernisms: Iranian, Turkish, and Indian Highlights from NYU’s Abby Weed Grey Collection. Featuring approximately thirty to forty artworks from each country, the exhibition examines the artistic practices in Iran, Turkey, and India, from the 1960s and early ’70s via selections from the Abby Weed Grey Collection of Modern Asian and Middle Eastern Art.
May 14, 2019 by Jacob M. Robinson Mayor Pete Buttigieg’s quick ascent to prominence in the 2020 presidential race demonstrates a remarkable progression for acceptance of the LGBTQ community in the U.S. What five decades ago began as a struggle for the most basic levels of toleration and decency has since expanded to an integration […]
The Grey Art Gallery, New York University and the Musée d’arts de Nantes present A Colloquium in conjunction with planning for their future exhibition Americans in Paris: Artists in the City of Light, 1946–1968 (working title) Short talks addressing various topics—including visual arts, literature, and jazz—will be followed by informal discussions. Friday, June 7, 2019 […]