Free and open to the public, the League's Phyllis Harriman Mason Gallery presents a broad range of exhibitions, lectures, and other programming attended by 30,000 people each year. The Gallery regularly exhibits the work of current students and instructors, as well as work that explores the League’s history and other issues in contemporary art.
For a complete schedule of upcoming monthly events, please see the printable calendar at the top of this page.
Events take place at the League (215 West 57th Street between Seventh Ave. and Broadway) unless otherwise noted.
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|Holidays & School Closings
| Videos & Podcasts of Previous Lectures
THE LEAGUE RESIDENCY AT VYT also hosts Exhibitions and Workshops. Click to see current Events at Vyt.
Upcoming Gallery Events
All events take place at the League's 57th Street campus unless otherwise noted.
Technical Instructors Exhibition
Opening Reception: Thursday, August 6, 5:30–7:30 pm
This exhibition features recent works by the league’s Technical instructors in plaster casting, welding, sculpting in wax, and printmaking. Technical instructors at the art students league possess a refined level of skill and deep knowledge of different materials and tools.
Opening Reception: September 17, 5:30–7:30 pm
Since the late 19th century, the League has launched its fall exhibition season with a presentation of work by current instructors. This annual event continues to reflect the broad range of approaches and techniques represented by League faculty.
Peter Ruta Retrospective 1940 – 2015
On View in the Office, Gallery, Lobby & Café
September 15, 6:30–8:00pm
An Aritst's Insight into the Exhbition Sargent: Portraits of Artists and Friends
with Timothy J. Clark
September 24, 6:30–8:00pm
Painting Materials and Techniques Panel
With Winterthur/University of Delaware conservators Brian Baade and Kristin de Ghetaldi, and George O’Hanlon, technical director of Natural Pigments and executive director of Iconofile
September 29, 6:30–8:00pm
The Hirschfeld Century Speaks: Artists Panel on Al Hirschfeld
In conjunction with the exhibition The Hirschfeld Century: The Art of Al Hirschfeld at the New-York Historical Society
Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Saturday, 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. (Open only until 3:00 p.m. on Saturdays January through May)
The gallery is open Sundays from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. from September through December.
From January through August, the gallery is closed Sundays.
Please note: Gallery hours are subject to change without notice due to special events and meetings.
Please call 212-247-4510, ext. 101, to confirm that the gallery is open.
For more information, please email email@example.com.
|Thank You NYC Department of Cultural Affairs
|The League's lecture and exhibitions programs, Permanent Collection, LINEA, and Exhibition Outreach Program are supported in part with public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs.