November 16, 2007 - August 10, 2008

The Marquis de Lafayette first arrived in America in 1777 to assist George Washington in the cause for independence. From that time, and despite differences in language, age...

November 28, 2007 - February 10, 2008

The New-York Historical Society will host Life's Pleasures: The Ashcan Artists' Brush With Leisure, 1895–1925, an exhibition of about 80 paintings organized by...

September 11, 2007 - December 13, 2007

The materials of September 11—a voice describing unforgettable memories, twisted girders, a melted safe deposit box, and a messenger's bicycle adorned with flowers—...

October 18, 2007 - October 24, 2007

The New-York Historical Society will project building-sized images of the genocide in Darfur onto the Museum's exterior walls to make a dramatic statement about the need for...

August 26, 2006 - October 07, 2007

Chelsea Jeans, a retail store turned September 11th artifact and shrine, closed forever on October 26, 2002. Owner David Cohen entrusted the New-York Historical Society with...

April 13, 2007 - September 30, 2007

This exhibition of landscape and portrait paintings, drawings, and prints will showcase the New-York Historical Society's Durand holdings—the largest in the world...

January 26, 2007 - September 03, 2007

Drawing upon the extensive Civil War collections of the New-York Historical Society, Carry Me Home: Dispatches from the Civil War will explore the ways in which those in the...

November 17, 2006 - September 03, 2007

New York Divided: Slavery and the Civil War is the final exhibition in the New-York Historical Society's groundbreaking series on slavery and its impact on the people...

June 16, 2006 - January 07, 2007

A generation of critically acclaimed contemporary artists has thought deeply about how America's history of racially based slavery has shaped our society. Legacies ...

September 19, 2006 - December 31, 2006

As storms of controversy swirl around the role of a free press in the modern world, the need to understand and define the responsibilities of the media has become of...

Creative: Tronvig Group