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Paying Homage to a Bridge

What: Bridge as Icon, an art exhibition

When: Sunday, May 25—July 26

Where: Tabla Rasa Gallery, Brooklyn, NY

Why: Celebrate the bridge on its 125th birthday. You’ve walked, biked, driven over it, and probably shared a picnic in the Empire-Fulton Ferry State Park beside it. This Sunday, meet the artists who have interpreted and brought to life this New York landmark through original contemporary paintings, photographs, and installations.

Cost: Free

How to get there: Take the yellow line’s southbound R Train to 45th St., walk to 48th St., turn right and walk down to #224. Exhibition reception Sunday 25th from 2:00 – 4:30 p.m. Gallery hours: noon – 5:00 pm Thursday, Friday, and Saturday through June. Call for updated summer hours. (Tabla Rasa Gallery, 224 48 St., Brooklyn, 917.880.8337, TablaRasaGallery.com).

Images: Courtesy Tabla Rasa Gallery and respective artists.