YMCA of Greater New York Y at 150

This temporary exhibition, celebrating the 150th Anniversary of the YMCA of GreaterNew York, was mounted at New York City’sMunicipal Art Society.In the reception gallery, vintage photographsdepicting some of the organization’s earliestmembers were arranged within the letterformsY,M,C,A.In the main gallery, thematic panels illustratedthe Y’s diverse locations, programs, facilities,and staff.The centerpiece of the exhibit was basedon the organization’s triangular symbol—presenting the Y’s history in three segments,each spanning 50 years. A guessing gamerevealed the identities of famous Y members.