2014 Annual Gala is October 2

Honoring Patricia E. Harris & Christo

Fall Exhibition of 15 Artists

EAF14 on view now

Wall Bearer by Kate Gilmore

Broadway Billboard on view now

Tamara Johnson's Backyard Pool

On view now at “The Lot” LIC

SkowheganPerforms on 9/27

An afternoon of performance art

Stay Tuned for Open Call

EAF15 Application & Guidelines will be posted here in Oct 2014.

Meet our EAF14 Artists

15 new works by Emerging Artist Fellows opens 9/7. Learn more…

2014 GALA Tickets on Sale

Kate Gilmore will be next Broadway Billboard

Wall Bearer opens Sept 7, on view this fall. Learn more…

Dance at Socrates Begins

Norte Maar & Socrates launch a month of dance. Learn more

Want to work at Socrates?

We are accepting applications for Fall Interns. Learn more…

Socrates Opens Backyard Pool in Court Square

Tamara Johnson’s pool opens Aug 2 at The Lot. Learn more…


Rain date is Wed, August 27th.

Socrates + Film Forum Announce 2014 Line-Up

Our 16th international film fest kicks off July 2. Read more…

Whitney Museum Donates Studio to Socrates

The Whitney Museum will donate its freestanding educational studio, designed by LOT-EK, to the park for adaptive reuse. Read More…

Art in America on Scarecrow:

“It’s an altogether profound experience that brings together art and nature, ” writes Faye Hirsch. Read full article

Free Shuttle Launches May 10

Learn more about LIC Art Bus


Four new solo presentations open on May 11th from 2-6PM


Register now to build your own Noguchi-inspired furniture!

Folly 2014 Winner Announced

Austin+Mergold, selected from 170+ proposals, wins 3rd annual Folly competition with SuralArk.





Sat, Sep 20Favorite Peeps
Sat, Sep 20Saturday Yoga
Sat, Sep 20GrowNYC Greenmarket
Sun, Sep 21Sunday Tai Chi
Sun, Sep 21Sunday Yoga
Sat, Sep 27Fiesta Time
Sat, Sep 27SkowheganPERFORMS

What’s Next All Events >

Featured Video

Short Doc: Scarecrow

Free Yoga & Tai Chi

Every weekend thru Sept 28

Socrates is open 365 days a year from 10am to sunset.
Currently ° and at Socrates
Socrates is open 365 days a year from 10am to sunset.