7. The Rhythmic Art of Thread at the Arsenal Gallery in Central Park
Exploring themes of culture, spirituality, historical events, and icons, Harlem Needle Arts has curated an exhibit in textile and fiber arts for Black History Month. The group show, entitled The Rhythmic Art of Thread, features work in quilting, appliqué, mixed media, screening, fabric collage, and fiber fusion. The exhibit brings together eight well-known fiber artists, along with the 2016 Teen Curators of The Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, a program sponsored by the New York Public Library.