Do you enjoy visiting museums and galleries?

Do you like to explore contemporary art, and learn about post-modern artists?

Do you have an interested in art history?

Do you attend or would like to attend art lectures and panels held by museums and art institutions alike?

Do you enjoy the film programs offered by most large museums in New York?

Do you  love books, stories, and ideas?

Does the life of the mind appeal to you?

Would you like to listen to intellectuals, writers, and storytellers share their latest works and insights?

Most of you like to look at art, go to museums and art galleries and explore new artists with other people who share your interests and with whom you can talk about art, artists, exhibitions and what art is?


Then....this group is for you!

Our destinations are major and not so major museums, art galleries, art shows, and special exhibitions held at most museums and art institutions in New York. You will be exposed to post-modern, contemporary artists, as well as the whole history of art. We will also organize art tours at museums and art institutions outside New York.

We will seek out thinkers, writers and storytellers at universities, cultural institutions and other venues around the city and beyond.
We will share our own reactions, insights and thoughts in informal settings after the event.


At ART IS CULTURE we are not interested in those who use to promote their own shellfish interests, run private business, want to collect moneys, do not have respect for others, and do not honor the spirit of what a community is. ART IS CULTURE is a community.

If you RSVP for three events (consecutive or not) and never show up, you will be removed from this group, and will not be invited to join again.

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Recent Meetups

  • March 20, 2014 · 3:30 PM

    Chelsea gallery walk.

    23 Art Snappers | 4.00

    I thought of suggesting a Chelsea walk and see what the March shows look like. Drinks or dinner afterwards if the group feels like it. I've added a list of galleries I... Learn more
  • March 20, 2014 · 1:00 PM

    The Photographer's Path: Free Group Coaching Session

    10 Art Snappers

    Coaching can take you from innovation to execution, from inspiration to fruition... What makes your photography special? How did you discover it for yourself? What was... Learn more
  • November 23, 2013 · 3:30 PM

    Chelsea gallery walk.

    11 Art Snappers

    Let's visit the three gallery Yayoi Kusama show at Zwirner, then hop to other galleries. Spanning the gallery’s three consecutive locations on 19th Street in Chelsea (... Learn more
  • October 12, 2013 · 3:30 PM

    Chelsea gallery walk.

    20 Art Snappers | 3.00

    Let's visit the new season opening shows in Chelsea before they close down. Afterwards let's go grab a bite or a drink and discuss the shows we saw. We can decide then... Learn more
  • September 19, 2013 · 7:00 PM

    An Opening Reception for OPENINGS

    50 Art Snappers | 3.50

    "1). All of the Above: The Big Question Answered?" is the 7th annual group art exhibition (hosted by OPENINGS) featuring the work of 37 artists who have exhibited art... Learn more
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