Museum Closure

The Museum & Library will be closed Thursday, November 26, for Thanksgiving. For details, please visit our calendar

Walks & Talks
Tea Talk with Artist Clarice Smith: Recollections of a Life in Art
Gallery Tours
Clarice Smith
Mon, January 13th, 2014 | 11:00 am
(members $28)


Join us for a special gallery tour of Clarice Smith: Recollections of a Life in Art. In this rare opportunity, journey with artist Clarice Smith through this retrospective exhibition and learn first-hand the stories behind this impressive body of work. Coffee, tea, and light refreshments will be served before the tour.

Gallery tours are limited to 35 guests per tour. Please buy tickets in advance.


Clarice Smith has been painting professionally for more than 30 years and has had numerous solo exhibitions in galleries throughout the United States and abroad.


New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, between 76th and 77th Streets


By phone*: Please contact New-York Historical’s in-house call center at (212) 485-9268. Call center is open 9 am–5 pm daily.
Online*: Click on the orange “Buy Tickets” button at the top of this page.
In person: Advance tickets may be purchased on site at New-York Historical’s Admissions desk during museum hours.

*Service fee of $2.75 applies per online or over-the-phone order. (Fee waived for New-York Historical Society members.) Advance purchase is required to guarantee seating. All sales are final and payments cannot be refunded. Programs and dates may be subject to change. Management reserves the right to refuse admission to latecomers.


Image credit: Floral (Orange and White Lilies in Glass Vases), 1985. Oil on canvas. Private Collection. (Detail)

Creative: Tronvig Group