The Department of Art and Music


The Arts Center @ John Jay College, located on the corner of 11th avenue and 59th street in the midtown Manhattan gallery district, is dedicated to presenting compelling art exhibitions, performances, as well as educational and public programs.  Our brand new state-of-the-art exhibition space hosts events throughout the year, addressing a wide range of issues including themes of social justice and cultural diversity.  The Center features creative work by world renowned and emerging artists in a variety of media.  The Arts Center's mission is to provide a forum for artistic and intellectual expression, presenting a wide range of ideas and promoting critical thinking and broad participation reflective of today’s globalized world.



Lisa Farrington, Chairperson
899 Tenth Avenue Room 325.02T, New York, NY 10019
Phone: 212.237.8329, Email: