Thanksgiving Hours

The Museum will close early at 3 pm on Wednesday, November 22, and will be closed all day on Thursday, November 23. The Museum will be open on Friday, November 24, 10 am to 8 pm. Have a happy Thanksgiving!

Photographer Catches Intimate Moments With Muhammad Ali at New-York Historical Society

Publisher: 
ArtNet News
Date: 
January 17, 2017
In 1965, George Kalinsky was a kid fresh out of college, with a degree in industrial design and dreams of being an artist, when he had a chance encounter that would change the course of his life. “I was walking down 5th Street in Miami and I saw Muhammad Ali on the corner,” Kalinsky told artnet News at the press preview for his exhibition, I Am King of the World: Photographs of Muhammad Ali by George Kalinsky, which is currently on view at the New-York Historical Society. “I had never seen anyone famous before.” Read more…
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