Live Virtual Museum Events

Check out the incredible line-up of art, history, and design talks happening in New York museums. Most events are free, but registration is often required. Consider making a donation to keep the programming coming!!

Saturday, January 16

12:30pm – History – New York Transit Museum
Digital Discussion: A History of Social Action in Transit – Free

2:00pm – Art – MAD Museum
Artists in Dialogue: Ralph Gibson and Brian Clarke – $15

Sunday, January 17

1:00pm – Fashion – Metropolitan Museum of Art
Sunday at The Met—About Time: Fashion and Duration – Free

Tuesday, January 19

4:00pm – History – New-York Historical Society
Meet the Presidents: A Look at the American Presidency Virtual Presentation – $10

5:00pm – Design – MAD Museum
MAD Moments: André Leon Talley and Darren Walker – $15

5:30pm – Design – Poster House
Democracy on Paper: Political Posters of the 1960s & ’70s – $3

6:00pm – History – New-York Historical Society
She Came to Slay: The Life and Times of Harriet Tubman – $20

6:00pm – History – Skyscraper Museum
Don Friedman Book Talk : The Structure of Skyscrapers in America 1871-1900 – Free

6:00pm – Art – Whitney Museum of American Art
Art History from Home: Art and Social Change – Free

6:00pm – History – New York Transit Museum
Digital Discussion: Subway Style – Free

7:00pm – History – Tenement Museum
Virtual Book Talk: A is for Asylum Seeker – Donation

8:00pm – History Game – Museum of the City of New York
The Ultimate (Virtual) NYC Trivia Night: January – Curators’ Special Edition – Donation

8:00pm – History – New York Public Library
Raised Voices: Classic Speeches from Feminist Pioneers – Free

Wednesday, January 20

5:00pm – Art – Frick Collection
Continue the Conversation: Bellini’s “St. Francis in the Desert” – Free

8:00pm – Design – Poster House
Lippert & Lowry: Fireside Chats – Watch on Poster House Instagram Live

Thursday, January 21

12:00pm – Art – Newark Museum
Museum Crawl: Georgia O’Keeffe Museum – Free

12:00pm – Art – Whitney Museum of American Art
Art History from Home: Working Together: The Photographers of the Kamoinge Workshop – Free

12:00pm – Art – Staten Island Museum
Lunch and Learn: Artist Raphael Soyer – $5

12:00pm – Art – MoMA P.S.1
Chosen Family: Marking Time – Artist Talks with Mary Baxter – Free

12:15pm – History – Bard Graduate Center
Working with the Hands: Applied Arts Training in New York City, 1800–2020 – Free

2:00pm – History – New York Transit Museum
Digital Discussion: Underground Heroes: New York Transit in the Comics – Free

5:30pm – Art & Photography – International Center for Photography
Book Event—Isolde Brielmaier: Culture as Catalyst – Free

6:00pm – Art & Drink – American Folk Art Museum
Digital Drink + Draw: Landmarks – Free

6:30pm – History – Fraunces Tavern Museum
Benjamin Franklin and Somersett – Free

6:30pm – Design – Poster House
Modernism is Not a Style: Vignelli, The Grid, & Beyond – $3

8:00pm – Food – Museum of Food and Drink
The Emoji Story: A Film Screening and Conversation About Food and Representation – $15

8:00pm – Art – New Museum
Meeting Worlds: On Okwui Enwezor’s Work – Free

Friday, January 22

12:00pm – Art – Whitney Museum of American Art
Viernes con Vida Americana: Los Tres Grandes y el arte estudianse – Free

12:30pm – Art – Morgan Library
Treasures from the Permanent Collection: An Interactive Spotlight Tour – Free

5:00pm – Music – Metropolitan (Met Live Arts)
ETHEL and Friends: Balcony Bar from Home – Free