Interesting. Unusual. Uniquely NYC. Highlights of this week’s top events include Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Towards Enlightenment, Supremacy Project, Three Sides of Balanchine 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.






    Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment

    Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment

    Rubin Museum of Art

    Manhattan

    Fri, Mar 12, 2021 - Mon, Jan 03, 2022

    The Rubin Museum of Art invites visitors to unplug and discover the possibility to free their minds with “Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment,” opening March 12. Organized by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, this traveling exhibition guides visitors on a journey toward enlightenment, showcasing the power of Tibetan Buddhist art to focus and refine awareness, and highlighting the inextricable relationship between artistic endeavor and spiritual practice in Tibetan Buddhism. The exhibition has been re-imagined ...

    Supremacy Project

    Supremacy Project

    St. Ann’s Warehouse

    Brooklyn

    Tue, Jan 26, 2021 - Sun, Apr 25, 2021

    St. Ann’s Warehouse presents Julian Alexander & Khadijat Oseni’s "Supremacy Project," a public art project addressing the systemic oppression and violence BIPOC communities are fighting to end through art. On view through April 25, the installation draws on the powers of photography, design, poetry and branding to evoke the ubiquitous nature of injustice in American society. It comprises two exhibitions: Michael T. Boyd’s "Lost Ones. Culture Found.," which reexamines the legacy of widely known victims of police brutality ...

    MTC Virtual Stage 2021

    MTC Virtual Stage 2021

    Manhattan Theatre Club

    Manhattan

    Mon, Feb 01, 2021 - Fri, Apr 30, 2021

    Manhattan Theatre Club is pleased to announce MTC’s next round of virtual theater offerings which will celebrate old and new work alike. While physical stages remain dark across America, Manhattan Theatre Club invites audiences to gather virtually as a community and find connection, inspiration, and entertainment through a series of virtual theatrical experiences from the comfort of their homes. Up-to-date information about all "MTC Virtual Stage" initiatives can always be found at www.manhattantheatreclub.com/virtual. Additional dates and artists ...

    Three Sides of Balanchine

    Three Sides of Balanchine

    New York City Ballet

    Manhattan

    Tue, Feb 23, 2021 - Thu, Mar 18, 2021

    New York City Ballet is creating several new works and special programs for digital release this winter and spring. The first series, "Three Sides of Balanchine," is a three-week series exploring the narrative, classical, and neoclassical aspects of George Balanchine’s choreography as represented by "Prodigal Son," "Theme and Variations," and "Stravinsky Violin Concerto," a group of works spanning more than 40 years of creation. All performance streams and Inside NYCB presentations will be available free ...

    Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America

    Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America

    New Museum

    Manhattan

    Wed, Feb 17, 2021 - Sun, Jun 06, 2021

    The New Museum presents “Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America,” an exhibition originally conceived by Okwui Enwezor (1963-2019) for the New Museum, and presented with curatorial support from advisors Naomi Beckwith, Massimiliano Gioni, Glenn Ligon, and Mark Nash. “Grief and Grievance” is an intergenerational exhibition, bringing together thirty-seven artists working in a variety of mediums who have addressed the concept of mourning, commemoration, and loss as a direct response to the national emergency ...

Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment

150 West 17th Street

new york N.Y. 10011

2126205000

The Rubin Museum of Art invites visitors to unplug and discover the possibility to free their minds with “Awaken: A Tibetan Buddhist Journey Toward Enlightenment,” opening March 12. Organized by the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, this traveling exhibition guides visitors on a journey toward enlightenment, showcasing the power of Tibetan Buddhist ...

Supremacy Project

45 Water Street

brooklyn N.Y. 11201

718-254-8779

St. Ann’s Warehouse presents Julian Alexander & Khadijat Oseni’s "Supremacy Project," a public art project addressing the systemic oppression and violence BIPOC communities are fighting to end through art. On view through April 25, the installation draws on the powers of photography, design, poetry and branding to evoke the ubiquitous nature of ...

MTC Virtual Stage 2021

261 West 47th Street

New York N.Y. 10036

2123993000

Manhattan Theatre Club is pleased to announce MTC’s next round of virtual theater offerings which will celebrate old and new work alike. While physical stages remain dark across America, Manhattan Theatre Club invites audiences to gather virtually as a community and find connection, inspiration, and entertainment through a series of ...

Three Sides of Balanchine

Lincoln Center Plaza

new york N.Y. 10023

2128705570

New York City Ballet is creating several new works and special programs for digital release this winter and spring. The first series, "Three Sides of Balanchine," is a three-week series exploring the narrative, classical, and neoclassical aspects of George Balanchine’s choreography as represented by "Prodigal Son," "Theme and Variations," and ...

Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America

235 Bowery

new york N.Y. 10002

2122191222

The New Museum presents “Grief and Grievance: Art and Mourning in America,” an exhibition originally conceived by Okwui Enwezor (1963-2019) for the New Museum, and presented with curatorial support from advisors Naomi Beckwith, Massimiliano Gioni, Glenn Ligon, and Mark Nash. “Grief and Grievance” is an intergenerational exhibition, bringing together thirty-seven ...