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Meet the Curators: Sean Corcoran

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East Harlem, Manhattan
1220 5th Ave
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New York, New York 10029
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Class Level: All levels
Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 25
Teacher: Sean Corcoran

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Meet the Curators: Sean Corcoran, Curator of Prints and Photographs


As part of the new “Meet the Curators” tour series, join Sean Corcoran, Curator of Prints and Photographs, as he guides you through Interior Lives: Contemporary Photographs of Chinese New Yorkers. As you stroll through the gallery, Corcoran will discuss the three featured photographers—Thomas Holton, Annie Ling, and An Rong Xu—and how the exhibition provides a window into the lives of Chinese New Yorkers and the complex realities of immigrant life in New York City. Ask questions, give feedback, and learn something new with your fellow New Yorkers (or New Yorkers at heart.) A truly behind-the-scenes experience.


This is the first event in our new tour series “Meet the Curators,” which allows participants to delve deep into our exhibitions with those who knows them best. Additional tours in this series are listed here.


Space is limited to 25 participants and advance registration is suggested. Minimum enrollment must be reached two days in advance or the event may be canceled by email notification and fully refunded. All sales are final and exchanges within the series are subject to availability.

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Refund Policy

The Public Programs Department at the Museum of the City of New York has a strict no refunds policy.

For curator-led group tours:

· Space is limited to 25 participants and advance registration is required
· Enrollment will close on Tuesday, October 1st at noon
· Check in with Visitors Services upon entering the museum to receive a designated tour sticker
· Meet the curator in the rotunda on the first floor under the Starlight chandelier
· Minimum enrollment must be reached or the event may be canceled by email notification on October 1st and fully refunded
· All sales are final

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The Museum of the City of New York was founded in 1923 by Henry Collins Brown, a Scottish-born writer with a vision for a populist approach to the city. The Museum was originally housed in Gracie Mansion, the future residence of the Mayor of New York. Hardinge Scholle succeeded Henry Brown in 1926 and...

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