DFAB HOUSE

Image courtesy of Cooper Union. DFAB HOUSE on the NEST building, Switzerland, 2019. Photo by Roman Keller.

Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top events include Broadway’s Betrayal, Acquavella Galleries Wang Yan Cheng exhibition, Pierre Cardin’s fashion 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.






    Betrayal

    Betrayal

    Bernard B. Jacobs Theatre

    Manhattan

    Thu, Sep 05, 2019 - Sun, Dec 08, 2019

    The Jamie Lloyd Company presents their production of Harold Pinter’s "Betrayal" to Broadway following its smash-hit, extended run in London’s West End. Directed by Mr. Lloyd, "Betrayal" stars Golden Globe, Olivier, and Evening Standard Award winner Tom Hiddleston ("The Avengers"), Zawe Ashton ("Velvet Buzzsaw"), and Charlie Cox ("Daredevil"), all making their Broadway debuts as Robert, Jerry, and Emma, respectively. They will be joined by Eddie Arnold as the Waiter. This production formed the culmination of "Pinter at the Pinter," an unprecedented London season of Harold Pinter’s work ...

    Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion

    Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion

    Brooklyn Museum

    Brooklyn

    Sat, Jul 20, 2019 - Sun, Jan 05, 2020

    "Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion" is the first New York retrospective in forty years to focus on the legendary couturier. Drawn primarily from Pierre Cardin’s archive, the exhibition traverses the designer’s decades-long career at the forefront of fashion invention. Known today for his bold, futuristic looks of the 1960s, 1970s, and 1980s, Cardin extended his design concepts from fashion to furniture, industrial design, and beyond. The exhibition presents over 170 objects drawn from his atelier and ...

    “Pergolesi: Stabat Mater” by Death of Classical

    “Pergolesi: Stabat Mater” by Death of Classical

    Green-Wood Cemetery

    Brooklyn

    Tue, Oct 08, 2019 - Thu, Oct 10, 2019

    A new concert series in the Catacombs of The Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, presented by Death of Classical and Green-Wood, curated by Andrew Ousley. The series takes its name from the distiller’s term for whiskey that evaporates while maturing in the barrel, thus going to the angels.The "Stabat Mater" is a medieval poem that describes the suffering of Jesus’s mother Mary as she stands at the foot of the cross. Pergolesi’s setting of the text is ...

    A House Built by Robots Brings Architecture to the Digital Era

    A House Built by Robots Brings Architecture to the Digital Era

    41 Cooper Gallery

    Manhattan

    Thu, Sep 12, 2019 - Sun, Oct 13, 2019

    A new exhibition showcases the conception and making of the DFAB HOUSE, the world's first fully inhabited building to have been digitally planned and largely built with the help of robots and 3D printers. "A House Built by Robots Brings Architecture to the Digital Era" is presented by The Irwin S. Chanin School of Architecture at The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art and swissnex, the Swiss global network connecting the dots in education, research, and innovation. ...

    Wang Yan Cheng

    Wang Yan Cheng

    Acquavella Galleries

    Manhattan

    Wed, Sep 11, 2019 - Fri, Oct 18, 2019

    Acquavella Galleries is pleased to present their first exhibition of works by Wang Yan Cheng. This exhibition of new work, featuring 20 paintings, is the artist’s first solo presentation in the United States. Wang Yan Cheng’s dynamic abstract canvases merge his training in Chinese painting with the evocative brushstrokes that he gleaned from his study of Western art. Since his early training as a representational artist, Wang Yan Cheng has developed a deep understanding of ...

“Pergolesi: Stabat Mater” by Death of Classical

Fifth Avenue and 25th Street

Brooklyn N.Y. 11232

7187687300

A new concert series in the Catacombs of The Green-Wood Cemetery in Brooklyn, presented by Death of Classical and Green-Wood, curated by Andrew Ousley. The series takes its name from the distiller’s term for whiskey that evaporates while maturing in the barrel, thus going to the angels.The "Stabat Mater" is a ...

A House Built by Robots Brings Architecture to the Digital Era

41 Cooper Square

New York N.Y. 10003

2123534100

A new exhibition showcases the conception and making of the DFAB HOUSE, the world's first fully inhabited building to have been digitally planned and largely built with the help of robots and 3D printers. "A House Built by Robots Brings Architecture to the Digital Era" is presented by The Irwin S. Chanin ...

Wang Yan Cheng

18 E 79th Street

new york N.Y. 10075

212-734-6300

Acquavella Galleries is pleased to present their first exhibition of works by Wang Yan Cheng. This exhibition of new work, featuring 20 paintings, is the artist’s first solo presentation in the United States. Wang Yan Cheng’s dynamic abstract canvases merge his training in Chinese painting with the evocative brushstrokes that ...