Thursday, September 6, 2012

September 2012 Newsletter - Fall Tours

Dear friends,

The chill of fall is just beginning to cool our mornings and evenings.  Labor Day Weekend has past and it is time to plan for an exciting Fall Art Season in New York.

Please note that a few summer shows are still running through September.

Closing this month:
Edouard Vuillard, The Jewish Museum, through September 23.
"Ghosts in the Machine,"  Artists romance with technology in art, New Museum, through September 30.
Alighiero Boetti, Museum of Modern Art, through October 1.

Fall Tours:

Dr. Paul Werner's Tours 
at the Metropolitan Museum of Art:
"Art and the American Revolution," Thursdays, September 13 and 20, 1:30 pm
"Art through the Ages," Sundays, September 9 through December 16, 2 pm
"Art through the Ages," Tuesdays, September 11 through December 18, 10 am
"European Art," Sundays, September 9 and 16, 11 am
"European Art," Tuesdays, September 11 and 18, 1 pm
"Bernini, Sculpture in Clay," October 3 through January 6, 2012 - schedule TBA

To reserve a place, please contact Dr. Werner at
For further information, please visit the events page at  
Syllabi for each course is also located on The Orange Press website.
Fees are pay you wish.  Everyone is welcome.

Dr. Beth Gersh-Nesic's Museum Tours 
Wednesdays at 1 - 3 pm
October 3, The Bodleian Medieval Manuscripts and contemporary art, The Jewish Museum
October 10, Andy Warhol, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
October 17, "Toxic Beauty: Art of Frank Moore," The Grey Art Gallery
October 24, Ruth Abrams, Yeshiva University Museum
October 31, Rosemary Trockel, The New Museum
November 7, Caribbean Art, El Museo del Barrio
November 14, Hudson River School, New York Historical Society
November 28, Georges Bellows, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
December 5, A studio visit with artist Ellen Levy
December 12, Matisse, The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Series of 10: $500; $60 a la carte

Beth's Gallery Tours and Excursions
Saturdays, 1 - 3 pm:
October 6 - Chelsea
October 13 - Midtown
October 27 - Upper Eastside
November 3 - Hispanic Society
November 10 - Brooklyn Museum
November 17 - SoHo

Series of 6: $300; $60 a la carte; $20 each with museum series of 10.

Dr. Kim de Beaumont's Tours of 18th century art 
at the Metropolitan Museum of Art
January 2013 - 2 tours for $100 or $60 a la carte. Specific dates TBA

We look forward to sharing this bountiful fall season with you.

With best wishes for the fall holidays,

Beth S. Gersh-Nesic
New York Arts Exchange