Visual Arts Trips

Fall 2018 Visual Arts Opportunities

Explore the city’s unparalleled visual arts scene this fall with Trinity parishioners.
 


Heavenly Bodies

Friday, September 14, 5:45pm | The Met Museum at Fifth Avenue

The Costume Institute's spring 2018 exhibition, Heavenly Bodies: Fashion and the Catholic Imagination, features a dialogue between fashion and medieval art from The Met collection to examine fashion's ongoing engagement with the devotional practices and traditions of Catholicism.


Transformer: Native Art in Light and Sound

Thursday, September 27, 6pm | National Museum of the American Indian

Transformer: Native Art in Light and Sound presents the work of 10 Native American artists who use light, digital projection, and experimental media to reflect on their place in and between traditional and dominant cultures.


Photo Walk: How To Take Great Photos With Your Phone

Sunday, September 30, 2pm | The Westfield Apple Store

Explore the world around you and level up your iPhone photography skills on an inspiring photo walk in our neighborhood.


Neon Workshop

Saturday, October 20, 11am-4pm | Brooklyn Glass

In this concise introduction to the art and science of neon tube making, students will learn about components, tools, and methods as they create an abstract piece of neon, using various torches with intimate instruction.


A lecture from Hiroshi Sugimoto

Tuesday, October 30, 7pm | The Architectural League

Hiroshi Sugimoto discusses the architectural space as human-made space and illusion, “the most beautiful illusion that you can ever be able to make.”


Akari: Sculpture By Other Means

Saturday, November 10, 3:30-5pm | Noguchi Museum

Isamu Noguchi’s electrified paper, bamboo, and metal Akari light sculptures have quietly become among the most ubiquitous sculptures on Earth. Experience these environments that exemplify Noguchi’s concept of light as both place and object.


Dark Universe

Saturday, November 17, 10:30am-12pm | American Museum of Natural History's Hayden Planetarium

Dark Universe celebrates the pivotal discoveries that have led us to greater knowledge of the structure and history of the universe and our place in it—and to new frontiers for exploration.

 

All activities sponsored by Trinity’s Congregational Arts committee. Information: Charles Jamison at charles.jamison@gmail.com or Deborah Hope at dehope@ix.netcom.com.