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Underground Inspiration: from Art to Artifact

November 20, 2016 | 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm


$35/$25 Museum Members

Join MTA Arts & Design Deputy Director Amy Hausmann and Senior Manager Lester Burg for a creative afternoon exploring some of the exemplary contemporary artworks installed throughout New York City’s subway and rail system. Beginning at Broadway-Lafayette/Bleecker Street, traverse a custom route that includes eight stations and unique commissions including works by Leo Villareal, Ming Fay, and George Trakas. This tour will end at Eastern Parkway-Brooklyn Museum subway station.

Inspiring and delighting riders throughout the New York City metropolitan area for more than 30 years, MTA Arts & Design (formerly Arts for Transit & Urban Design) has commissioned exceptional permanent and temporary art, yielding a rich and varied collection of over 300 art projects that span the MTA system.


November 20, 2016
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Due to impending weather, this Saturday's Nostalgia Ride to Green-Wood Cemetery has been postponed. Details on the rescheduled event will be sent by email as soon as possible. Thank you for your patience, and stay safe this weekend!