Visit The 8th Floor
One of a Kind
Grupo Antillano and the Art of Afro-Cuba
Hours Open To the Public
Saturday by appointment
Please note that The 8th Floor is closed for installation of Mobility and its Discontents, opening March 6th.
For school groups and tours you may contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
The 8th Floor is located at 17 W 17th Street, between 5th and 6th Avenues.
From Union Square (4,5,6,L,N,Q,R) walk North and make a left on 17th Street. The 8th Floor will be on your right following the intersection with 5th Avenue.
From 14th Street, (F,M) head North and make a right on 17th Street. The 8th Floor will be on your left.
From 14th Street, (1,2,3) head north and make a right on 17th street. The 8th Floor will be on your left following the intersection with 6th Avenue.
About The 8th Floor
The 8th Floor is an inter-disciplinary exhibition and event space established in 2010 to promote artistic, cultural, and philanthropic initiatives. Inspired by the Shelley & Donald Rubin Foundation, the gallery is committed to broadening the access to and availability of art for New York City audiences. Seeking to further cultural exchange, The 8th Floor explores the potential of art as an agent for social change through innovative contemporary art exhibitions and an annual program comprised of performances, salon-style discussions, and occasional events organized by external partners.
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Detrás del Muro
Behind the Wall
Cuba at Bat
Waiting for the Idols to Fall
Two Citizens of Utopia
Window on North Korea
Recent Paintings from the Year of the Protester
The Cuban Pavilion in Manhattan
In the Marketplace
Race and Racism in Cuban Contemporary Art