Manhattan Wed, Oct 29, 2014 - Sun, Jan 25, 2015
Occupying the Museum’s three main galleries, “Chris Ofili: Night and Day” spans the artist’s influential career, encompassing his paintings, drawings, and sculptures. Over the past two decades, Ofili’s practice has become identified with vibrant and meticulously executed artworks that meld figuration, abstraction, and decoration.
Manhattan Thu, Jan 08, 2015 - Sun, Jan 25, 2015
An exhibition of paintings by Eileen Doster created pre and post Hurricane Sandy that explore our visual relationship to our rivers, oceans and water as a source of life, beauty and also as a destructive force.
Brooklyn Wed, Jan 14, 2015 - Sun, Jan 25, 2015
It is the beating heart of Russian culture: St. Petersburg's Mariinsky Theatre, a bastion of arts excellence that has endured regime changes and revolutions for over two centuries. As a cultivator of innovation and talent, it is unparalleled. Balanchine studied there, as did Baryshnikov, Nijinsky, and Nureyev. Tchaikovsky and Rimsky-Korsakov ...
Manhattan Wed, Jan 14, 2015 - Thu, Jan 29, 2015
Welcome to the 24th annual New York Jewish Film Festival, the preeminent showcase for cinema exploring the diversity of Jewish experience around the world, presented by the Jewish Museum and the Film Society of Lincoln Center. The 2015 NYJFF features world, U.S., and New York film premieres, plus special “beyond ...
Manhattan Thu, Sep 18, 2014 - Sat, Jan 31, 2015
Come play and discover things you never knew about everyone’s favorite street—Sesame Street. Sesame Street transformed television by proving it was possible to produce a show that was both educational and entertaining for children. A collaboration of Sesame Workshop and The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, this ...
Manhattan Fri, Sep 12, 2014 - Sun, Feb 01, 2015
The Jewish Museum presents the United States premiere of As from Afar, a short film by Israeli-born artist Dani Gal. Gal’s film explores the relationship between Simon Wiesenthal, the Jewish Holocaust survivor who devoted his life to hunting Nazis, and Albert Speer, Hitler’s chief architect and armaments minister.
Manhattan Wed, Oct 01, 2014 - Sun, Feb 01, 2015
Politics is dirty – but politicians are dirtier. The truth is laid hysterically bare in Tail! Spin!, a wildly inventive new comedy drawn verbatim from the leaked e-mails, raunchy texts and tell-tale tweets that brought down politicians Anthony ("I Was Hacked") Weiner, Mark ("Appalachian Trail") Sanford, Larry ("Wide Stance") Craig, ...
Manhattan Tue, Nov 04, 2014 - Sun, Feb 01, 2015
To commemorate the four-hundredth anniversary of the death of El Greco, the Metropolitan Museum and the Hispanic Society of America are pooling their collections of the work of this great painter to provide a panorama of his art unrivaled outside the Museo del Prado in Madrid.
Manhattan Sun, Sep 07, 2014 - Sun, Feb 01, 2015
Newcomer Kim Davies’ BDSM erotic power game will kick off the Flea season. Featuring The Bats, the resident acting company at The Flea, and directed by Flea Resident Director Tom Costello,SMOKE brings an entitled college student and a jaded wannabe artist – with more in common than they thought – ...
Manhattan Wed, Nov 05, 2014 - Sun, Feb 01, 2015
From November 5, 2014, through February 1, 2015, the Frick presents ten masterpieces of painting from the Scottish National Gallery. The museum, one of the finest in the world, is distinguished for its holdings of works by the greatest masters of Western art and for its comprehensive collection of Scottish ...