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Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top events include the 9/11 Table of Silence Project, Jazz presented by the Demisch Danant Gallery, THE ART OF THE SCORE and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Friday and follow @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.






    9/11 Table of Silence Project 2019

    9/11 Table of Silence Project 2019

    Josie Robertson Plaza

    Manhattan

    Wed, Sep 11, 2019, 8:15 am

    Buglisi Dance Theatre is proud to partner with Dance/NYC, Steps on Broadway, and all of our professional colleagues and friends from the NYC dance community on the ninth presentation of the 9/11 Table of Silence Project at Lincoln Center, a performance ritual for peace and healing streamed live around the world. Since the inaugural performance in 2011, close to one million people have viewed the live stream across all 50 states and around the world in 129 countries. "We ...

    <i> THE ART OF THE SCORE </i>

    THE ART OF THE SCORE

    New York Philharmonic

    Manhattan

    Wed, Sep 11, 2019 - Sat, Sep 14, 2019

    The New York Philharmonic presents the seventh season of The Art of the Score, featuring two New York Premiere screenings, both conducted by Richard Kaufman: Steven Spielberg’s Close Encounters of the Third Kind in Concert, with John Williams’s score performed live to the film, and Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho in Concert, with Bernard Herrmann’s score performed live to the film. Actor and Philharmonic Board Member Alec Baldwin returns as Artistic Advisor of The Art of the Score, which explores some of the most distinctive ...

    <i>Jazz</i>

    Jazz

    Demisch Danant

    Manhattan

    Tue, Sep 10, 2019 - Sat, Oct 19, 2019

    Demisch Danant is pleased to announce Jazz, organized in collaboration with Ricco/Maresca. Inspired by the melodies and spirit of the 1950s in Paris, this exhibition highlights unexpected syncopation and rhythms shared by French design of the Fifties and paintings of architecture and cityscapes by African American artist William L. Hawkins. While the works on view derive from very different places of origin and eras of creation, and reside within the discrete categories of fine art and design, ...

    <i>Paris, Capital of Fashion</i>

    Paris, Capital of Fashion

    Museum at the Fashion Institute of Technology

    Manhattan

    Fri, Sep 06, 2019 - Sat, Jan 04, 2020

    Paris is widely regarded as “the most glamorous and competitive of the world’s fashion capitals” (to quote The New Yorker). But how and why did Paris acquire this reputation? The history of Paris fashion is usually presented, simplistically, as a genealogy of genius, dominated by “the great designers,” “kings,” or “dictators of fashion.” Paris, Capital of Fashion is the first exhibition to explore the cultural construction of Paris as the capital of fashion.  Curated by Dr. Valerie Steele, ...

    Bang on a Can Presents the Artists at Noguchi Series Featuring Balún

    Bang on a Can Presents the Artists at Noguchi Series Featuring Balún

    Noguchi Museum

    Fri, Sep 06, 2019, 6:00 pm

    Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum conclude their 2019 monthly summer concert series with Balún, a self-proclaimed "dreambow" ensemble whose members hail from Puerto Rico. This evening performance is included as part of Free First Friday, when Museum admission is free all day with extended hours until 8pm. The performance takes place in The Noguchi Museum’s outdoor sculpture garden. In case of rain, the concert will move to the galleries.Watch the music video for Balún’s "La Nueva ...

THE ART OF THE SCORE

Avery Fisher Hall

New York N.Y. 10023

2128755656

The New York Philharmonic presents the seventh season of The Art of the Score, featuring two New York Premiere screenings, both conducted by Richard Kaufman: Steven Spielberg’s Close Encounters of the Third Kind in Concert, with John Williams’s score performed live to the film, and Alfred Hitchcock’s Psycho in Concert, with Bernard Herrmann’s score performed live ...

Paris, Capital of Fashion

27th Street at Seventh Avenue

new york N.Y. 10001

2122174558

Paris is widely regarded as “the most glamorous and competitive of the world’s fashion capitals” (to quote The New Yorker). But how and why did Paris acquire this reputation? The history of Paris fashion is usually presented, simplistically, as a genealogy of genius, dominated by “the great designers,” “kings,” or “dictators ...

Bang on a Can Presents the Artists at Noguchi Series Featuring Balún

9-01 33rd Road

queens N.Y. 11106

7182047088

Bang on a Can and The Noguchi Museum conclude their 2019 monthly summer concert series with Balún, a self-proclaimed "dreambow" ensemble whose members hail from Puerto Rico. This evening performance is included as part of Free First Friday, when Museum admission is free all day with extended hours until 8pm. The performance takes ...