Art Wars! The Founding of the Met, MoMA and the Whitney with Deborah Zelcer
Where: The Municipal Art Society of New York
111 W. 57th St.
212-935-3960 Price: $30
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Walking tour of the Upper East Side’s Museum Mile
Deborah Zelcer will show how the keepers of our first cultural collections defined art and decided what would or would not hang within their walls. Tour includes viewing and discussion of the exterior of the National Academy of Design, the Whitney Museum uptown, the landmarked Metropolitan and Guggenheim Museums, and details about their newer incarnations. And, learn about how our government secretly manipulated the art world for political gain worldwide…