Artist Kenny Scharf Paints Cars At Museum


Scharf KarbombzCome watch artist Kenny Scharf Karbombz! (paint) several vehicles at the Nassau County Museum of Art. Adults and family groups are encouraged to watch the artist at work. Here’s an opportunity to watch art and interact with the artist as he creates new art works from conventionally painted automobiles. Karbombz! takes place on the grounds on Sunday, June 19, from noon to 4 p.m.

From 1 to 2 p.m., Scharf will be signing copies of Kenny Scharf: Kolors, a survey of his Pop-Surrealist work. The book will be available for sale at the museum store (only books purchased from the museum will be signed). Free with museum admission; reservations not needed.

Nassau County Museum of Art is located at One Museum Dr. in Roslyn Harbor, just off Northern Boulevard (Route 25A) two traffic lights west of Glen Cove Road.

The museum is open from Tuesday to Sunday, from 11 a.m. to 4:45 p.m.

Docent-led tours of the exhibitions are offered at 2 p.m. each day; tours of the mansion are offered each Saturday at 1 p.m.; meet in the lobby, no reservations needed. Tours are free with museum admission.

Family art activities and family tours are offered Sundays from 1 p.m.; free with museum admission. Admission is $10 for adults, $8 for seniors (62 and above) and $4 for students and children (4 to 12). Members are admitted free.

Visit or call 516-484-9337 for more information.

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