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Birds With Skymirrors

BAM Howard Gilman Opera House

Brooklyn Wed, Nov 19, 2014 - Sat, Nov 22, 2014

New Zealand-based artist Lemi Ponifasio’s company MAU inhabits the space between ritual and theater, dance and activism, in this spellbinding appeal for human understanding of the natural world.


BAM Fishman Space

Brooklyn Wed, Nov 19, 2014 - Sat, Nov 22, 2014

Musician and composer Holcombe Waller, backed by a chamber ensemble, muses over ancient ocean voyages and GPS devices in this mesmerizing meditation on physical and spiritual wayfinding.

React! Exploring and Responding to New York-Exhibition Workshops with Art Educators

Scandinavia House

Manhattan Sat, Oct 18, 2014 - Sat, Nov 22, 2014

Motivated by ICELAND: Artists Respond to Place, children will represent their own “places” and spaces in New York City. Utilizing a variety of media, they will respond to the light and darkness, sounds and silence, construction and destruction, movement and stillness of the city's diverse neighborhoods.

Family Program: Geodesic Dome Workshop

Skyscraper Museum

Manhattan Sat, Nov 22, 2014, 10:30 am - 11:45 am

Learn about domes from across the world! From igloos to Bucky Fuller's minimalist structural frames, this amazing shape has many uses. How does geometry help the domes stand up? Kids will build their own domed structures while learning some history along the way. Ages 8-15. Please RSVP to or call ...

Black Mountain Songs

BAM Harvey Theater

Brooklyn Thu, Nov 20, 2014 - Sun, Nov 23, 2014

Brooklyn Youth Chorus performs this musical and visual celebration of the utopian spirit of Black Mountain College, featuring works by composers Nico Muhly, Caroline Shaw, and others.

Out to See at the South Street Seaport

South Street Seaport Pier 17

Manhattan Sat, Nov 01, 2014 - Sun, Nov 23, 2014

The Out to See festival continues at South Street Seaport for the next three weekends in November (8-9, 15-16, 22-23). Each weekend the indoor/outdoor market showcases New York City makers, artists, designers, fashion brands and live music. Perfect for a weekend cultural destination and pre-holiday shopping. Out to See runs from 11am-5pm Saturdays and ...

Spellbound Fall Fundraiser

Old Stone House

brooklyn Sun, Nov 23, 2014, 10:00 am - 1:30 pm

Spellbound Theatre, Brooklyn’s only theatre for young people ages 0-5 announces two fundraising events held on one special day at The Old Stone House in Washington Park, Brooklyn (336 3rd Street between 5th and 6th Avenues). Family Art Time - Art making and creative play from 10-11:30am $25 per family ...

American Fine Craft Show Brooklyn

Brooklyn Museum

brooklyn Sat, Nov 22, 2014, 12:00 pm - Sun, Nov 23, 2014, 6:00 pm

The “Art of American Craft” museum series announces the American Fine Craft Show at Brooklyn Museum, November 22-23, 2014, for the second year, planned in time for holiday shopping. “The series recognizes master craftsmanship and museum-quality work,” said Richard Rothbard, co-founder and co-director. “At a museum venue visitors anticipate seeing ...

Tom Otterness: Creation Myth

Marlborough Gallery

Manhattan Mon, Oct 06, 2014 - Tue, Nov 25, 2014

The Directors of Marlborough Gallery are pleased to announce an exhibition of recent works by Tom Otterness entitled Creation Myth which will open on Wednesday, October 22nd with an opening reception from 6-8 PM and will continue through November 25th of 2014. Creation Myth will consist of over twenty sculptures ...

Art That Sheds A New Light on Life at Agora

Agora Gallery

Manhattan Tue, Nov 04, 2014, 11:00 am - Tue, Nov 25, 2014, 6:00 pm

Agora Gallery has a series of shows this November which are designed to bring a sense of light and life as the days begin to get shorter and darker. In the ground-level space, Francine Gravel’s paintings draw from Medieval, Mexican, and Egyptian art as they weave a unique tapestry ...

Music Room for Kids

Jewish Children's Museum

brooklyn Wed, Oct 22, 2014 - Thu, Nov 27, 2014

Visit the Jewish Children’s Museum’s temporary exhibit, a music discovery room for all ages encouraging children to experiment with a variety of musical instruments including a giant xylophone, finger chime, pvc pipe instrument and percussion center.  Every Sunday featuring a music workshop. 

Community Conversations for Kids: 9/11 National Day of Service and Remembrance

Queens Historical Society

queens Sat, Nov 29, 2014, 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

A New York Council for the Humanities Community Conversations for Kids Workshop is coming to the Queens Historical Society!  Our very own Karyn Balan will be guiding the children and their family members through Jeanette Winter’s book, September Roses, followed by a discussion and activity.  This event is free for ...