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  • NYC-ARTS Top Five: August 22 – 28

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s cheat sheet to the top events includes SummerStage, Rockway!, P.S.Art 2016 and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYC-ARTS Full Episode: August 18 2016

    Philippe de Montebello talks to Xavier Salomon, chief curator of The Frick Collection, about the work of the great Florentine artist Andrea del Sarto. And at The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, British designer Thomas Heatherwick and curator Brooke Hodge talk to NYC-ARTS about the projects of Heatherwick Studio.

  • Campaigning for the Presidency, 1960-1972: Selections from the Museum of Democracy

    Coinciding with the 2016 presidential election, the New-York Historical Society will showcase more than 120 objects from The Museum of Democracy/Wright Family Collection, considered one of the world’s largest and most comprehensive collections of historical and political campaign memorabilia. Items on view will include bold posters, paper dresses, foreign language ads, board games, t-shirts, paper […]

  • P.S. Art 2016

    P.S. Art is an annual celebration of achievement in the arts in New York City public schools. This juried exhibition of the work of talented young artists showcases the creativity of 90 prekindergarten through grade 12 students from all five boroughs and includes paintings, prints, sculptures, photographs, mixed-media works, collages, and drawings. Each piece demonstrates […]

  • IN/TER\SECT Featuring Cellist Inbal Segev

    jazz+classical music August 26, 5-10pm Breaking Boundaries featuring: Inbal Segev Bridget Kibbey with Kristen Lee and John Hadfield Patrick Zimmerli Quintet Kenari Quartet and Dan Tepfer Trio and String Quartet INTERSECT gives New Yorkers the rare opportunity to experience some of the best players in jazz and classical music, all on one bill. With five […]

  • ROCKWAY!

    On view July 3–November 30, 2016 Gateway National Recreation Area at Fort Tilden, New York MoMA PS1 presents Rockaway!, a site-specific outdoor installation by artistKatharina Grosse (Germany, b. 1961). Reflecting the bold colors of sunset in the Rockaways, Grosse has transformed Fort Tilden’s decaying aquatics building into a monumental and sublime artwork using a specialized […]

  • Summerstage: Charlie Parker Jazz Festival

    In the early ’50s, Charlie Parker made his home in Alphabet City, and though Bird has been gone a long time now, the neighborhood hasn’t forgotten him. The block he lived on was renamed Charlie Parker Place in 1992, and the next year the Charlie Parker Jazz Festival made its debut in Tompkins Square Park, […]

  • NYC-ARTS Top Five: August 15 – 21

    Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s cheat sheet to the top events includes SummerStage: Saul Williams / Kimberly Nichole, Beach Sessions Dance Series, A Cool Breeze and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Monday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.

  • NYFOS @ North Fork

    NEW YORK FESTIVAL OF SONG opens the 2016-17 edition of NYFOS EMERGING ARTISTS with NYFOS @ North Fork Residency: August 14-21, 2016 NYFOS@North Fork is the first of three intensive residencies this year where NYFOS mentors and showcases the next generation of singers (followed by NYFOS@Juilliard and NYFOS@Caramoor) Residency culminates in the performance of Killer […]

  • Poquatuck Hall