Arts news highlights: “Rochelle Feinstein: Image of an Image” and “Eddie Martinez: White Outs” at The Bronx Museum of the Arts; “Young Men” at the Joyce; “Akari: Sculpture by Other Means” and “Akari Unfolded: A Collection by YMER&MALTA” at The Noguchi Museum; NYU Skirball presents Elevator Repair Service’s “Gatz”; BAMkids Film Festival; “The Cher Show” at Neil Simon Theatre.
Through January 27th, The New York Philharmonic presents the series “New York Stories: Threads of Our City.” It includes concerts and events examining New York City’s roots as a city of immigrants. The centerpiece is the World Premiere of Julia Wolfe’s “Fire in my mouth,” which reflects on the 1911 Triangle Shirtwaist Factory fire that killed 146 garment workers, most of them young immigrants.
NYC-ARTS visits “Posing Modernity: The Black Model from Manet to Matisse to Today,” on view at The Wallach Art Gallery at Columbia University through February 10, 2019. Then composer and musician Vijay Iyer talks about what inspires his creative process. Followed by a look at the mural “Faith Ringgold: Flying Home: Harlem Heroes and Heroines,” located at West 125th Street and Malcolm X Boulevard.