Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top events include the reopening of the Met, Connecting ACO Community, Davina Semo’s Reverberation and more. Get the NYC-ARTS Top Five in your inbox every Friday and follow @NYC_ARTS on Instagram or @NYCARTS on Twitter to stay abreast of events as they happen.






    #ICPConcerned: Global Images for Global Crisis

    #ICPConcerned: Global Images for Global Crisis

    International Center of Photography

    Manhattan

    Tue, Aug 11, 2020 - Sun, Sep 27, 2020

    On March 20, the International Center of Photography announced an open call for imagemakers around the world to post and tag imagery of their experiences as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolded. The hashtag #ICPConcerned was named in recognition of ICP’s founding principle to champion “concerned photography”—socially and politically minded images that can educate and change the world.Then, on May 25, George Floyd, a Black man, was killed in Minneapolis by a white police officer and millions ...

    Davina Semo: Reverberation

    Davina Semo: Reverberation

    Brooklyn Bridge Park

    Manhattan

    Thu, Aug 20, 2020 - Sun, Apr 18, 2021

    A ringing bell organizes our civic life, inviting us to come together in public space. Its unmistakable sound marks the hours, calls us to assemble, alerts us to danger, and announces momentous occasions. These and other modes of public address can unify communities and define the auditory landscape of our city, even when all else is silent and still.Davina Semo (b. 1981, Washington, DC) has created five cast bronze bells to be rung by visitors ...

    Ballet Hispánico Class Registration Deadline

    Ballet Hispánico Class Registration Deadline

    Ballet Hispanico

    Manhattan

    Wed, Sep 02, 2020, 11:59 pm

    Ballet Hispánico's School of Dance announces the schedule for its Fall 2020-21 dance classes. Classes will take place online and in person, maintaining proper social distancing and following all CDC guidelines. More information is available at www.ballethispanico.org/school/school-year-programs/letter. The Ballet Hispánico School of Dance is the direct link to the organization's values of access, opportunity, and pride for all students interested in dance and Latinx culture. The School is an accredited training center that leads with a holistic curriculum ...

    Connecting ACO Community

    Connecting ACO Community

    American Composers Orchestra

    Manhattan

    Sun, Aug 02, 2020 - Sun, Oct 04, 2020

    American Composers Orchestra (ACO) announces Volume 3 of Connecting ACO Community, featuring seven commissions to be premiered online on Sundays at 5pm ET between August 2 and October 4, 2020, for a ticketed audience on ACO’s YouTube Channel. Each session includes a live conversation with the featured composer and performer(s), hosted by ACO Artistic Director Derek Bermel or ACO President Edward Yim, in addition to the performance.ACO initiated Connecting ACO Community in response to the ...

    The Met Reopens

    The Met Reopens

    Metropolitan Museum of Art

    Manhattan

    Sat, Aug 29, 2020, 10:00 am

    The Met Fifth Avenue will reopen on August 29 for visitors and August 27 and 28 for Members. The Met Cloisters is scheduled to reopen on September 12. Visitor and staff health and safety is the top priority. Please be assured that The Met is following guidelines issued by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), New York State, and New York City for increased health and safety procedures.At the Met, five thousand years of art ...

#ICPConcerned: Global Images for Global Crisis

250 Bowery

new york N.Y. 10012

(212) 857-0000

On March 20, the International Center of Photography announced an open call for imagemakers around the world to post and tag imagery of their experiences as the COVID-19 pandemic unfolded. The hashtag #ICPConcerned was named in recognition of ICP’s founding principle to champion “concerned photography”—socially and politically minded images that ...

Davina Semo: Reverberation

334 Furman Street

Brooklyn N.Y. 11201

7182229939

A ringing bell organizes our civic life, inviting us to come together in public space. Its unmistakable sound marks the hours, calls us to assemble, alerts us to danger, and announces momentous occasions. These and other modes of public address can unify communities and define the auditory landscape of our ...

Ballet Hispánico Class Registration Deadline

167 West 89th Street

new york NY 10024

2123626710

Ballet Hispánico's School of Dance announces the schedule for its Fall 2020-21 dance classes. Classes will take place online and in person, maintaining proper social distancing and following all CDC guidelines. More information is available at www.ballethispanico.org/school/school-year-programs/letter. The Ballet Hispánico School of Dance is the direct link to the organization's values of access, ...

Connecting ACO Community

240 West 35th Street

New York N.Y. 10001

2129778495

American Composers Orchestra (ACO) announces Volume 3 of Connecting ACO Community, featuring seven commissions to be premiered online on Sundays at 5pm ET between August 2 and October 4, 2020, for a ticketed audience on ACO’s YouTube Channel. Each session includes a live conversation with the featured composer and performer(s), ...

The Met Reopens

1000 Fifth Avenue

new york N.Y. 10028

2125357710

The Met Fifth Avenue will reopen on August 29 for visitors and August 27 and 28 for Members. The Met Cloisters is scheduled to reopen on September 12. Visitor and staff health and safety is the top priority. Please be assured that The Met is following guidelines issued by the ...