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  • NYC-ARTS Choice: “Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern”

    Guided by guest curator Wanda Corn, NYC-ARTS visits “Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern,” on view at the Brooklyn Museum through July 23, 2017. This exhibition takes a new look at how the artist expressed her progressive, independent lifestyle through a self-crafted public persona that included her clothing and the way she posed for the camera.

  • This Week at Lincoln Center: Thelonious Monk Festival

    Between June 1-4 Jazz at Lincoln Center will celebrate the centennial of composer and pianist Thelonious Monk. Some of the artists included in the program: Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis, Pakistani flutist Baqir Abbas, Brazilian instrumentalist Hamilton de Holanda, piano prodigy Joey Alexander, Sullivan Fortner, Gabe Schnider and Russell Hall.

  • The Jewish Museum | NYC-ARTS News: May 25 – June 1

    Arts news highlights: “The Arcades: Contemporary Art and Walter Benjamin” at The Jewish Museum; “A Third Gender: Beautiful Youths in Japanese Prints” at Japan Society; Orchestra of St. Luke’s new Chamber Music Festival at The Morgan Library & Museum and at Brooklyn Museum; “Matisse and American Art” and “Inspired by Matisse” at Montclair Art Museum; RIOULT Dance NY at The Joyce.

  • NYC-ARTS Full Episode: May 25, 2017

    A reflection on the accomplishments of President Franklin Delano Roosevelt as embodied in Four Freedoms Park. And a look at the exhibition “Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern,” now on view at the Brooklyn Museum.

  • This Week at Lincoln Center: The Chamber Music Society

    On May 21 The Chamber Music Society will conclude its current season with the program “America!” Aaron Copland’s “Appalachian Spring Suite” is just one of the highlights in a program that features works by five different composers, all celebrating diversity and invention.

  • The Jewish Museum | NYC-ARTS News: May 18 – 25

    Arts news highlights: “Charlemagne Palestine’s Bear Mitzvah in Meshugahland” and “Florine Stettheimer: Painting Poetry” at The Jewish Museum; “The Jazz Age: American Style in the 1920s” at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum; Parsons Dance at The Joyce Theater; DanceAfrica 2017 at BAM Howard Gilman Opera House.

  • NYC-ARTS Profile: “Chinese Art of the Qin and Han Dynasties”

    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.

  • NYC-ARTS Full Episode: May 18, 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.

  • NYC-ARTS Profile: American Ballet Theatre: “Whipped Cream”

    NYC-ARTS visits the American Ballet Theatre as a new production, titled “Whipped Cream,” has its New York premiere. Set to music by Richard Strauss, the work originally premiered in 1924. Alexei Ratmansky’s vision of “Whipped Cream” came to life after he discovered the work of pop surrealist artist Mark Ryden. The two worked closely together on this highly stylized production.

  • This Week at Lincoln Center: Met Opera’s 50th Anniversary

    On May 7th The Metropolitan Opera celebrated the 50th anniversary of its home at Lincoln Center with a special gala, which featured performances by many of the company’s most prominent artists. And in what was probably the biggest surprise of the evening, the Russian baritone Dmitri Hvorostovsky returned for a poignant appearance on the Metropolitan Opera stage to sing in the gala.