Walking Tour

New York Flânerie


Sunday, April 30, 2017
3 – 4:30 pm
Meeting place will be sent to ticketholders.

In the spirit of Walter Benjamin’s concept of the Flâneur, the idle city stroller and boulevardier, and in conjunction with the Jewish Museum exhibition The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin, join curator of the exhibition Jens Hoffmann and author Kenneth Goldsmith, who contributed annotations to the exhibition and publication, on a walking tour exploring some of their favorite Manhattan landmarks.

Tickets: $10 General Admission, $5 Students, Seniors, and Jewish Museum Members

Jesper Just, Intercourses, 2013. Still from a five-channel video installation. Courtesy of the artist, Galerie Perrotin, New York and James Cohan Gallery, New York © Jesper Just, image provided by the artist and James Cohan Gallery, New York

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