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Martha Rosler: Meta-Monumental Garage Sale

Museum of Modern Art

Manhattan Sat, Nov 17, 2012 - Fri, Nov 30, 2012

For her first solo exhibition at The Museum of Modern Art, New York–based artist Martha Rosler presents her work Meta-Monumental Garage Sale, a large-scale version of the classic American garage sale, in which Museum visitors can browse and buy second-hand goods organized, displayed, and sold by the artist.

Checks & Balances: Presidents and American Finance

Museum of American Finance

Manhattan Thu, Nov 08, 2012 - Fri, Nov 30, 2012

“Checks & Balances: Presidents and American Finance” illuminates the financial challenges faced by American Presidents both in the Oval Office and in their personal lives.

The Joyce Theater Master Class Series: Crystal Pite

Fri, Nov 30, 2012, 10:00 am - 12:00 pm

Take advantage of this rare opportunity for New York City dancers to participate in a workshop led by choreographer and performer Crystal Pite. The improvisation-based class will focus on discovering and revealing articulations and timings in the body.

Flamenco Bata and Bulerias Workshops with La Chimi

Flamenco Latino Dance Studio

Manhattan Fri, Nov 30, 2012, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm

Flamenco Latino hosts La Chimi for a series of bata and bulerias workshops before the new year.

Live HD Transmission—Peony Pavilion

Metropolitan Museum of Art

Manhattan Fri, Nov 30, 2012, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

With the aim of animating Metropolitan Museum galleries in new ways, Met Museum Presents offers one of five performances of the sixteenth-century Kunqu opera masterpiece "The Peony Pavilion," in a seventy-minute version developed and directed by celebrated composer Tan Dun.

The Red Detachment of Women – Film Screening

Asia Society and Museum

Manhattan Fri, Nov 30, 2012, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

During the Cultural Revolution, only a small number of state-approved yangbanxi, model operas that adhered to revolutionary ideologies, were staged. One of them was the ballet opera "The Red Detachment of Women," about a peasant girl who breaks away from an oppressive landlord and joins the Red Army.

Common Ground

City Hall Park

Manhattan Thu, May 24, 2012 - Fri, Nov 30, 2012

Common Ground responds to the many layers of City Hall Park's rich historical context and reveals how a work of art that articulates an artist's personal vision might also be thought of as having a civic function, value, or engagement.

Yve Laris Cohen and Park McArthur: September 27th – December 1st


Manhattan Thu, Sep 27, 2012 - Sat, Dec 01, 2012

This fall, Yve Laris Cohen and Park McArthur will begin work at 41 Grand Street as part of Recess’ signature program, Session. Session invites artists to use Recess’ public space as a studio, exhibition venue, or grounds for experimentation. For their Session entitled "September 27th – December 1st," Laris Cohen ...

Gordon Parks: 100 Moments

New York Public Library‚ Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture

Manhattan Thu, Jul 12, 2012 - Sat, Dec 01, 2012

"Gordon Parks: 100 Moments" celebrates a photographer who transformed the visual story of America with his ever-questioning lens, highlighting—in particular—the significance of Parks’s photographs from the early 1940s. "100 Moments" focuses on Parks’ photographic practice of documenting African Americans in Harlem.

Tere O’Connor Dance’s World Premiere of Two New Works

New York Live Arts

Manhattan Tue, Nov 27, 2012 - Sat, Dec 01, 2012

Award-winning choreographer Tere O’Connor premieres the second work in a multi-year, multi-venue project that will collapse three distinct dances into a fourth culminating work.

Deborah Hay Dance Company: As Holy Sites Go/duet

Danspace Project

Manhattan Thu, Nov 29, 2012 - Sat, Dec 01, 2012

Based on her "No Time to Fly" (2010), which marked Hay's return to solo performance, "As Holy Sites Go/duet" originally began as a trio and has been adapted as a duet for choreographers Jeanine Durning and Ros Warby.

Tere O’Connor Dance: 2 New Works; poem and Secret Mary

New York Live Arts

Manhattan Tue, Nov 27, 2012 - Sat, Dec 01, 2012

"poem" and "Secret Mary" constitute the first two works of a multi-year, multi-venue project that will collapse three finished dances into a fourth culminating work in 2013. This series amplifies O’Connor’s affinity for developing distinctly unrelated strains of material and placing them into complex relational networks.