NYC exhibits and memorials for 9/11
Museums and art galleries throughout the New York City are commemorating 9/11 with work by artists and photographers. Here are some highlights.
"Untitled" by Susanne P. Lee is part of the exhibit "Remembering 9/11" at the New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West. It will be exhibited until April 1, 2012.
A sculpture by Ultra Violet is part of the exhibit "Memorial IX XI," at the Queensborough Community College Art Gallery, 222-05 56th Ave. Bayside. It opens Sept. 8 2011.
This is a detail from "The 9/11 Peace Story Quilt" by Faith Ringgold and young New Yorkers ages 8 to 19. On display until Jan. 22, 2012, at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1000 Fifth Ave., Manhattan.
This photo of New York Daily News photographer David Handschuh, taken after he was dragged to shelter as debris from the towers of the World Trade Center fell, is part of the exhibit "Witness to Tragedy and Recovery" at Pace University, Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, 3 Spruce St., Manhattan, until Sept. 24, 2011.
A year ago, the Tribute of Light beams rose behind the new World Trade Center. The photo is part of "Witness to Tragedy and Recovery," an exhibit at Pace University, Michael Schimmel Center for the Arts, 3 Spruce St., Manhattan, until Sept. 24, 2011.
"Untitled" by Allice Attie is on display in the "Remembering 9/11" exhibit at the New York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, Manhattan, through April 1, 2012.