Manhattan Fri, May 10, 2013 - Tue, May 21, 2013
NYCxDESIGN is New York City’s inaugural citywide event to showcase and promote design of all disciplines. Held from Friday, May 10, through Tuesday, May 21, the event will celebrate New York City’s contributions to and embrace of design.
Manhattan Tue, May 21, 2013, 7:00 pm - 8:41 pm
The film screening will juxtapose a diverse selection of contemporary international artists’ film and video works, alongside significant examples of works by Czech animation pioneers.Artists/film makers: Katerina Athanasopoulou, Jiri Barta, William Cobbing, Brothers Quay, James Lowne; Kim L Pace, Bretislav Pojar, Robert Morgan, Hiraki Sawa, Karen Yasinsky.
Manhattan Tue, May 21, 2013, 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
New York Theatre Ballet announces their benefit, An Evening Celebrating New York Theatre Ballet & Ballet School NY.
Manhattan Fri, Feb 22, 2013 - Wed, May 22, 2013
The first exhibition by the UBS MAP Global Art Initiative focuses on the artistic practices and cultural traditions of that region, which includes Vietnam, Cambodia, Thailand, Indonesia, Singapore, Malaysia, the Philippines, Myanmar, Bangladesh, Pakistan and India.
Manhattan Wed, Feb 20, 2013 - Wed, May 22, 2013
Written and performed by three-time Emmy Award winner Dave Konig, with direction and musical score by Ian Finkel, Addicted to Show Business is a comedic tour de force about the one addiction there’s no 12 Step program for!
Manhattan Wed, May 22, 2013, 7:00 am - 8:30 am
This new documentary tells the story of the Frieder brothers, cigar makers from Cincinnati, who teamed up with Manuel Quezon, the first president of the Philippines, along with Paul McNutt, U.S. High Commissioner, and Dwight D. Eisenhower to save 1,200 Jews from Nazi persecution.
Manhattan Wed, May 22, 2013, 12:30 pm - 1:45 pm
Fred Guterl, award-winning journalist and executive editor of Scientific American talks with senior writer at Time magazine Jeffrey Kluger (author of Apollo 13) about his latest book, The Fate of the Species: Why the Human Race May Cause Its Own Extinction and How We Can Stop It.
Manhattan Wed, May 22, 2013, 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
In this event National Book Award-winning poet Mark Doty and acclaimed artist Darren Waterston have an in-depth discussion about their stunning new book, "A Swarm, a Flock, a Host: A Compendium of Creatures." Twelve original prints, created by Darren Waterston for the book, will be on exhibit during the event.
Manhattan Wed, May 22, 2013, 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Gotham Chamber Opera continues its 2012-2013 season with GOTHAM @ LPR: Gotham Chamber Opera and Missy Mazzoli Conspire, an evening of cutting-edge new vocal works composed in the last 350 years.