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Roaring into the Future: New York 1925-35

August 9, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Sunday, repeating until October 9, 2017

An event every week that begins at 10:00am on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until October 9, 2017


On view June 18 through October 9

The exhibition Roaring into the Future: New York 1925-35 is a pioneering exploration celebrating the Empire State as the driving force behind the creation of 20th-century modernism. From Buffalo to Brooklyn, artists, designers, and manufacturers generated avant-garde art, fashion, technology, and music that resulted in the century’s most important artistic revolution. Lori Zabar, based in New York City and working with the Museum of Art staff, is the curator of this exhibition, originated by MWPAI.

Roaring into the Future features more than 100 artworks—fashion arts, paintings, decorative arts, and video and music —including masterpieces from the MWPAI collection by Reginald… Marsh, John Storrs, and Stuart Davis. Works from museums across the state enhance this innovative exhibition, including famous photographs from the George Eastman Museum and from the Whitney Museum of American Art; dazzling jewelry from Tiffany & Co. Archives; decorative arts from Yale University Art Gallery, The Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Brooklyn Museum; and a Franklin automobile from the Northeast Classic Car Museum. Rarely exhibited works from galleries and private collections are also featured.

Learn more about Roaring into the Future: New York 1925-35:

Admission is free to MWPAI Members. General admission is $10; students, $5; and free to children 12 and younger. The Museum of Art participates in the Blue Star Museums program, offering free admission to active duty military and up to five immediate family members.

Exhibition sponsors:
Empire State Development of Tourism Market NY Funds, KeyBank
Gilroy Kernan & Gilroy Insurance, Elizabeth R. Lemieux, Ph.D., (for all education and public programs), Carbone Auto Group, and Florence Bourdon

Image credit:
Reginald Marsh (American, 1898-1954)
Texas Guinan and Her Gang, 1931
tempera on canvas, 41 1/2 x 53 5/8 inches
Edward W. Root Bequest, 57.196


August 9, 2017
10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Munson-Williams-Proctor Arts Institute
310 Genesee St.
Utica,NY13502United States