The best art exhibits and galleries to check out in NYC this weekend. By Alyson Schwartz.

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Joe Fyfe Wood/Cloth/Color

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James Graham & Sons
32 East 67th Street

Fyfe’s work captures his experiences through the use of photographs and of fabrics and materials collected on his travels. In his fourth solo show at this gallery, his bold use of color of his paintings and sculpture is really displayed.

Nearby Eats:
Macaron Café
625 Madison Ave at 59th Street

Stephen Burks Man Made

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Studio Museum Harlem
144 West 125th Street

Stephen Burks takes a new look on the centuries old technique of basket-weaving. With New York based weavers actually creating woven objects at the exhibit, it will allow visitors to see the actual creation rather than just the finished product.

Nearby Eats:
Strictly Roots
2058 7th Avenue

David Dupuis Green, Green Grass of Home

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Derek Eller Gallery
615 West 27th Street

At this newly opened exhibit, David Dupuis’ work is inspired by current events and their effect on him, namely the wars in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Nearby Eats:
The Red Cat
227 Tenth Avenue

Harry Potter: The Exhibition

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Discovery Times Square
226 West 44th Street

What could be more magical than reading the book or seeing the movie? Actually being a part of the set! With more than 200 costumes, props and sets pieces from the movies, everyone in the family is sure to enjoy this look and touch exhibit.

Nearby Eats:
John’s Pizza
260 West 44th Street

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Alyson Schwartz is the author of the blog Ribbons of Thought, which features musings
on topics from fashion to NYC living including fun activities, food and unique finds.


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