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  • This Week at Lincoln Center: Black Art Jazz Collective

    On June 27th and 28th Black Art Jazz Collective returns to Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola to perform a program of post-bop originals dedicated to African American icons. The group, led by tenor saxophonist Wayne Escoffery, includes trumpeter Jeremy Pelt, trombonist James Burton, pianist Xavier Davis, bassist Vicente Archer, and drummer Johnathan Blake.

  • NYC-ARTS Full Episode: June 22, 2017

    Philippe de Montebello in conversation with Jason Sun, curator of the exhibition “Age of Empires: Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties,” now on view at The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Then NYC-ARTS visits the Brooklyn Museum for a look at the exhibition “Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern.”

  • This Week at Lincoln Center: Jazztopad Festival

    This month, Dizzy’s Club Coca-Cola presents programs that illustrate the endless diversity of jazz. Highlights include the annual Jazztopad Festival, featuring the Wójciński / Szmańda Quartet and STRYJO; and The Kurt Elling Quintet, led by one of the world’s top jazz vocalists.

  • NYC-ARTS Profile: Pianist Haochen Zhang

    Originally from Shanghai, 27-year-old Haochen Zhang has already established an international career. He first rose to prominence in 2009 as the youngest ever gold medal winner at the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition. A graduate of the Curtis School of Music in Philadelphia, Zhang is widely respected for his virtuosity and musicality.

  • NYC-ARTS Full Episode: June 15, 2017

    A profile of pianist Haochen Zhang, winner of a 2017 Avery Fisher Career Grant Award. NYC-ARTS visits the Parrish Art Museum on the east end of Long Island, for a look at the work of Impressionist painter William Merritt Chase. Composer and musician Vijay Iyer talks about his work and sources of inspiration.

  • NYC-ARTS Profile: José Parlá

    NYC-ARTS visits the Brooklyn studio of José Parlá a Cuban-American artist who finds inspiration in the architecture and history of cities that he visits around the world. His critically acclaimed works, which include painting, sculpture, video and large scale murals, have been on view in art galleries and museums in the United States and abroad.

  • This Week at Lincoln Center: “Alan Gilbert Season Finale”

    Alan Gilbert’s tenure as Music Director of the New York Philharmonic will wrap up with concerts celebrating the power of music to build bridges and unite people across borders. Gilbert will be joined by musicians from around the world in a program that includes Mahler’s “Symphony No. 7.” The concerts will take place at David Geffen Hall through June 10th.

  • NYC-ARTS Full Episode: June 8, 2017

    NYC-ARTS visits the Brooklyn studio of José Parlá, a Cuban-American artist whose works are inspired by the architecture and history of cities that he visits around the world. Followed by a look at the creative ways in which the work of the Bard of Avon is celebrated by New York Shakespeare Exchange and The Sonnet Project.

  • NYC-ARTS Choice: “A World of Emotions”

    Guided by Angelos Chaniotis, Professor of Ancient History and Classics, NYC-ARTS visits the exhibition “A World of Emotions: Ancient Greece, 700 BC-200 AD.” It is on view at the Onassis Cultural Center New York through June 24, 2017.

  • NYC-ARTS Profile: “Native Fashion Now”

    A visit to Smithsonian’s National Museum of the American Indian New York to see the exhibition “Native Fashion Now,” which is on view through September 4, 2017. Originating at the Peabody Essex Museum, in Salem, Massachusetts, this is the first large-scale traveling exhibition of contemporary Native American fashion.