• Priya’s Shakti:Augmented Reality Comic Book and Exhibition through July 30, 2015
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Priya’s Shakti: An Augmented Reality Comic Book & Exhibition

The gallery is temporarily closed to host the City Lore Documentary Institute. The augmented reality exhibition, Priya’s Shakti will reopen September 9th! 

Part of the PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature & Tribeca Film Festival’s Interactive Playground.

Priya’s Shakti will run from September 9th to October 11th, 2015.

Gallery Hours:

Wed – Fri  2 – 6pm                  Sat – Sun 12 – 6pm



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