Embody (Nude) by Shani Ha

Embody (Nude) by Shani Ha, part of Kinetic Intimacies at the Museum of Arts and Design

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s cheat sheet to the top events include Kinetic Intimacies, Six Degrees of Separation, Tom Arndt, 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.

    Tom Arndt: Where I Live

    Howard Greenberg Gallery

    Manhattan

    Thu, May 25, 2017 - Fri, Jul 07, 2017

    In the grand tradition of American documentary photography, Tom Arndt's "Where I Live" captures the character of Arndt’s native Minnesota, as well as North Dakota and Montana. He portrays everyday citizens in their coffee shops and soda fountains, their streets, their parks, and at state fairs.

    Kinetic Intimacies

    Museum of Arts and Design

    Manhattan

    Thu, May 25, 2017, 6:30 pm

    This two-hour performance program features new works by interdisciplinary artists, designers, and dancers whose projects navigate the intersections of fashion, sculpture, installation, and performance. Presenting the intimate actions of getting dressed, personal transformation, and self-styling within the public space of the Museum, each performance will explore the role fashion plays in crafting identity and establishing interpersonal connections.

    Six Degrees of Separation

    Ethel Barrymore Theatre

    Manhattan

    Tue, Apr 25, 2017 - Sun, Jul 16, 2017

    Inspired by a true story, John Guare’s "Six Degrees Of Separation" follows the trail of a young con man, Paul, who insinuates himself into the lives of a wealthy New York couple, Ouisa and Flan Kittredge.

    Morris-Jumel The Importance of Being Ernest

    Morris-Jumel Mansion

    Manhattan

    Fri, May 26, 2017 - Sun, Jun 11, 2017

    The Morris-Jumel Mansion presents an original production of "The Importance of Being Earnest," Oscar Wilde's farcical play set in Victorian England, in its newly reinterpreted Octagon Drawing Room, recently restored Sunken Garden, front porch, and portico. The Octagon Room contains furnishings and portraits authentic to the era in which the story takes place.

Morris-Jumel The Importance of Being Ernest

65 Jumel Terrace

new york N.Y. 10032

2129238008

The Morris-Jumel Mansion presents an original production of "The Importance of Being Earnest," Oscar Wilde's farcical play set in Victorian England, in its newly reinterpreted Octagon Drawing Room, recently restored Sunken Garden, front porch, and portico. The Octagon Room contains furnishings and portraits authentic to the era in which the ...

Tom Arndt: Where I Live

41 East 57th Street

new york N.Y. 10022

2123340010

In the grand tradition of American documentary photography, Tom Arndt's "Where I Live" captures the character of Arndt’s native Minnesota, as well as North Dakota and Montana. He portrays everyday citizens in their coffee shops and soda fountains, their streets, their parks, and at state fairs.

Kinetic Intimacies

Two Columbus Circle

new york NY 10019

2122997777

This two-hour performance program features new works by interdisciplinary artists, designers, and dancers whose projects navigate the intersections of fashion, sculpture, installation, and performance. Presenting the intimate actions of getting dressed, personal transformation, and self-styling within the public space of the Museum, each performance will explore the role fashion plays ...