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 all...do 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 meetup.com 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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  • August 3 · 6:30 PM

    Print your own pattern on a tote bag!

    3 Art Snappers

    Used widely in East Asia, block printing is a traditional technique to print text, images or patterns on textiles and paper using a wood block. In this hands-on 3-hour... Learn more
  • August 1 · 4:00 PM

    Art and Food Event!

    3 Art Snappers

    The focus will be on presenting artworks by different artists and my own. The works are sculptures that are sometimes soft, playful, humorous, or with relational... Learn more
  • August 1 · 12:00 PM

    Drawing Class in Central Park!

    4 Art Snappers

    Learn to draw in just two hours! Think you can’t draw a straight line? Longing to tap into your right brain? Join NYC's #1 Rated Art Class Studio in this fun and... Learn more
  • July 29 · 2:00 PM

    Learn Calligraphy!

    4 Art Snappers

    In this class, you will learn how to write in beautiful calligraraphic script. You will also be taught how to brush beginning characters like the ICHI (one stroke of the... Learn more
  • July 18 · 9:00 AM

    Hands-on Hardwood Steam Bending Workshop!

    3 Art Snappers

    Tickets: https://goo.gl/xPw6S9 A two hour hands-on steam bending class will be offered on 7/18 at 9 a.m. in the morning. The class will run until 11 a.m. The class will... Learn more
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