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March 17, 2019 - by CG Directory Editor
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For art in galleries, from shows to openings to receptions and special events, check out City Guide's calendar listings for New York City. From Chelsea galleries to SoHo galleries to all points in between, we've got comprehensive painting, sculpture, performance art, conceptual art, and photography listings.

Lincoln Center Tours - Lincoln Center
March 17, 2019 - New York

Join one of our expert guides for an unparalleled insider's experience at the world's leading performing arts center, home to the Metropolitan Opera, the New York City Ballet, the New York Philharmonic, and more.

Lúnasa with Natalie Merchant - Symphony Space
March 17, 2019 - Manhattan

Lúnasa has long been one of contemporary Irish music's leading voices. Named after an ancient Celtic harvest festival in honour of the Irish god Lugh, the group that Folk Roots magazine once called an "Irish music dream team" was formed from members of some of Ireland's greatest bands and over the years has proven its mettle time and again, having sold over a quarter of a million records, and collaborated with notable artists outside the tradition such as Natalie Merchant, Mary-Chapin Carpenter, and Tim O'Brien. They have performed more than 2,000 shows across 36 countries including venues such as Carnegie Hall, The Hollywood Bowl, National Concert Hall (Dublin), and Paris Bercy, and many of the leading festivals such as Glastonbury, Womadelaide & Edmonton.

Signs by Julia Ryan - Parasol Projects
Through March 17, 2019 - New York

This is the sign you’ve been looking for: Contemporary New York artist Julia Ryan debuts her newest series SIGNS featuring her interpretation of the zodiac signs and elements through oil paintings. The show will feature an immersive installation in which the viewers can see themselves within the zodiac calendar and explore associated traits within each element.

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture - The Frick Collection
Through March 17, 2019 - New York

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture is the first major exhibition in the United States to focus on the portraiture of Giovanni Battista Moroni (1520/24–1579/80). A painter of portraits and religious subjects, Moroni is celebrated as an essential figure in the northern Italian tradition of naturalistic painting that includes Leonardo da Vinci, the Carracci, and Caravaggio. This exhibition, shown exclusively at The Frick Collection, brings to light the innovation of the artist, whose role in a larger history of European portraiture has yet to be fully explored. His famous Tailor (National Gallery, London), for example, anticipates by decades the "narrative" portraits of Rembrandt, and his Pace Rivola Spini (Accademia Carrara, Bergamo), arguably the first independent full-length portrait of a standing woman produced in Italy, prefigures the many women that Van Dyck would paint in this format in the following century.

Masterpieces of French Faience: Selections from the Sidney R. Knafel Collection - The Frick Collection
Through March 17, 2019 - New York

The exhibition in the Portico Gallery presents a promised gift to the Frick Collection: seventy-five objects from the collection of Sidney R. Knafel — the finest collection of French faience in private hands — to tell the fascinating and complex history of this particular art form. A feat of great technical achievement, French faience was introduced to Lyon in the second half of the sixteenth century by skilled Italian immigrants — the French word "faience" derives from the northern Italian city of Faenza. Over the next two centuries, production spread throughout the provinces of metropolitan France. The fine decoration of French faience draws inspiration from multiple sources, including Italian maiolica, Asian porcelain, and contemporary engravings. The forms of its platters, bowls, plates, and ewers derive mostly from European ceramics and silver. These influences come together in works of great originality.

No Justice, No Peace: Documenting Discrimination - New York Public Library For the Performing Arts
March 18, 2019 - New York

Dispatches from Cleveland (2017), an examination of police misconduct and social discrimination in Cleveland, Ohio, will frame a consideration of the history of using moving images to document or bear witness to social injustice and the policing of Black America. The evening will include a panel discussion and historical films held in the Library's Reserve Film and Video Collection, including Cinda Firestone's seminal work Attica (1974).

Talking Menstrual Equity. Period - Brooklyn Historical Society
March 18, 2019 - Brooklyn

Safe, affordable, accessible menstrual products, is that so much to ask for? In her book Periods Gone Public: Taking a Stand for Menstrual Equity, Jennifer Weiss-Wolf tackles a taboo subject head-on: the tampon tax and other menstrual inequalities. Join her, along with author of Doing Harm: The Truth About How Bad Medicine and Lazy Science Leave Women Dismissed, Misdiagnosed, and Sick Maya Dusenbery, award-winning journalist Kimberly Seals Allers, and Sophie Houser who co-created the video game Tampon Run at the age of 17, for the kind of discussion that would have made your great-grandmother blush.

Change Every Day: Invest in Your Neighborhood - The Greene Space
March 19, 2019 - New York

From joining food co-ops to shopping local, communities are talking about how to invest in themselves. Learn from leaders leveraging the power of the collective to approach community building — and how every community can take steps toward fully owning local initiatives and solutions. There is hope in change. In this special partnership with Echoing Green, you'll discover how you can harness your day-to-day choices to create a collective transformation. Over four events at The Greene Space, leading entrepreneurs, engineers, organizers and activists working from Appalachia to New York City will share their incredible work and the steps they're taking to make the world more sustainable, safe and equitable. Bring your ideas and curios

The Feature Is Female: 'Joan Rivers: A Piece of Work', Introduced by Comedi - Brooklyn Historical Society
March 19, 2019 - Brooklyn

In the third of four documentaries about inspiring women, travel alongside comedian Joan Rivers for a candid look at the struggles, sacrifices, and joys of this groundbreaking female performer. Writer, comedian, and host of NPR's Ask Me Another, Ophira Eisenberg provides an introductory appreciation.

The Albertine Book Club on Villa Amalia by Pascal Quignard - Albertine
March 19, 2019 - New York

Join us for a lively conversation with Deputy Cultural Counselor Hervé Ferrage, Ondine Cotto and Miriam Bridenne on Villa Amalia by Pascal Quignard, translated from the French by Chris Turner (Seagull Books). View the full winter/spring 2018 Albertine Book Club on the Albertine website In Villa Amalia, musician Ann Hiden suspects that her partner, Thomas, is cheating on her. Once her intuitions are confirmed, she takes radical action: while Thomas is away, she resolves to secretly sell their shared house and get rid of all physical manifestations of their sixteen years together. Thomas returns to find her gone, the locks changed, and his few possessions packed up and sent to his office. Ann, meanwhile, has fled the country and started a new, hidden life. But our past is never that easy to escape, and Ann’s secrets eventually find her. Villa Amalia is the rapturous account of Ann’s quest for solitude and inner peace. Fascinating and enchanting! The Albertine Book Club is free and open to Albertine members and students with valid ID. For more information on how to become an Albertine member, follow the link: http://www.albertine.com/membership/

Vulture Presents Presents Operation Varsity Blues Live - Union Hall
March 19, 2019 - Brooklyn

Ruh Ro! Looks like a bunch of rich people got caught doing rich people stuff to make sure their kids stayed rich. Vulture hopes to immortalize the college admissions grift of our time, captured by the FBI's Operation Varsity Blues, by having some of New York's scammiest comedians including George Civeris, Mary Houlihan and Sam Taggart read from the court documents themselves. Rachel Handler, Vulture Staff Writer, will narrate the show while you enjoy shady bribery, parents dragging their own kids, and many strange photoshop mishaps.

Mozart's Requiem - Lincoln Center
Through March 19, 2019 - Bronx

Our all-Mozart evening reveals the composer's genius. Manfred Honeck conducts the transcendent Requiem, with its darkly rich orchestration and otherworldly radiance; his captivating final piano concerto — autumnal, graceful, and serene, with soloist Richard Goode ("unfailingly beautiful tone" — The Washington Post); and more.

The Path Of Oil - Anthology Film Archives
March 20, 2019 - New York

"In the interval between BEFORE THE REVOLUTION and PARTNER, Bertolucci directed his only substantial documentary, a fascinating exploration of the 'path of oil,' following its extraction in Iran to its dispersal throughout Europe. Commissioned by Eni, the nationalized petroleum company of Italy, Bertolucci's meditation on the complex process of gas production seems nonetheless slyly preoccupied by the colonial enterprise underlying it; Middle Eastern nations supply the raw materials of modernity but don't benefit from its advancements. Divided into three parts, Bertolucci's grandly shot black-and-white film experiments with the nonfiction form as he discovers aesthetic riches buried in its substrate." –Steve Seid, PACIFIC FILM ARCHIVE

Digital Archiving 101: Your Personal Workshop - Brooklyn Historical Society
March 20, 2019 - Brooklyn

Interested in scanning your photos? Want to learn how to preserve and back up your digital memories? Join archivist Maggie Schreiner for a personal digital archiving workshop. Master the basics of digitizing and caring for your collections of documents, photos, and audiovisual materials. Learn about file formats and storage, straightforward tools and techniques, and common risks and dangers

The Feature Is Female: Citizen Jane: Battle for the City, Introduced by M - Brooklyn Historical Society
March 20, 2019 - Brooklyn

In the final documentary about inspiring women, retrace urban activist Jane Jacobs's fight to save historic NYC during the redevelopment era of Robert Moses. Opening remarks by President of the Municipal Art Society Elizabeth Goldstein.

HISTORIC TROLLEY TOURS - Green-Wood
March 20, 2019 - Brooklyn

Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Join our expert tour guides to hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood's permanent residents, see breathtaking views of Manhattan, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn, and much more (scroll down for schedule of different themed tours available).

MOCATalks: Five Cents A Can: Making Visible the Invisibles with Si Yan Wong - Museum of Chinese in America
March 21, 2019 - New York

Painter Si Yan Wong joins us to talk about her paintings of the canners (people who pick up cans and bottles to live) in our communities. She came to notice the canners when she started jogging in her neighborhood in 2015. From her observations, these canners are generally seniors, the indigents and the working poor. They weather extreme conditions by working in the sweltering heat in the summers and braving bone-chilling winds during the winters. Who are they? Where do they come from? What does it say about this affluent city when more and more people are rummaging through rat-infested garbage to locate cans and bottles to survive? Si Yan Wong is a painter whose socially-engaged art practice invites reflections and conversations into the contradictions and the unseen present in the everyday. Her current and on-going projects include "Five Cents A Can: Making Visible the Invisibles” that focuses on the people ("canners") who survive on picking up cans and bottles and their existence in a city with many of the "haves." Find her on Facebook for more information about her upcoming exhibits on the canners as well as on her other socially engaged projects. Tickets are $15 and incl... (read more)

Best Women's Erotica of the Year, Volume 4 Reading - The Pleasure Chest UES
March 21, 2019 - New York

Join editor Rachel Kramer Bussel and contributors Calliope Bloom, Tamsen Parker and Sofia Quintero for a sexy reading from the new anthology, Best Women's Erotica of the Year, Volume 4. Hear about everything from erotic role-playing and BDSM, to a hot professor who gives some sexy extra credit and more! Book signing and Q&A to follow. There is no advance registration or reserved seating for free workshops or events. Attendance is on a first come, first served basis. Early arrival is recommended to secure your spot! Open to all 18 and over. All genders welcome. Free book cover cookies to first dozen attendees.

Al & Gabi Break the Universe - Books of Wonder
March 21, 2019 - New York

How did a raw chicken get inside Yasmany's locker When Sal Vidon meets Gabi Real for the first time, it isn't under the best of circumstances. Sal is in the principal's office for the third time in three days, and it's still the first week of school. Gabi, student council president and editor of the school paper, is there to support her friend Yasmany, who just picked a fight with Sal. She is determined to prove that somehow, Sal planted a raw chicken in Yasmany's locker, even though nobody saw him do it and the bloody poultry has since mysteriously disappeared. Sal prides himself on being an excellent magician, but for this sleight of hand, he relied on a talent no one would guess . . . except maybe Gabi, whose sharp eyes never miss a trick. When Gabi learns that he's capable of conjuring things much bigger than a chicken--including his dead mother--and she takes it all in stride, Sal knows that she is someone he can work with. There's only one slight problem: their manipulation of time and space could put the entire universe at risk. A sassy entropy sweeper, a documentary about wedgies, a principal who wears a Venetian bauta mask, and heaping platefuls of Cuban food are just s... (read more)

Meet Mikaela Shiffrin - Macy's Herald Square
March 21, 2019 - New York

Join Macy's and Longines for a special meet and greet with two-time Olympic Gold Medalist and World Cup Alpine Skier, Longines Ambassador of Elegance, Mikaela Shiffrin! The first 50 customers in line will have the opportunity to meet the athlete and snap a photo with her*! Event subject to change or cancellation. *While time permits. Meet & Greet is limited to the first 50 guests.

MARK FELL WITH OKKYUNG LEE / KARA-LIS COVERDALE: SOLO ORGAN / LXV - ISSUE Project Room
March 21, 2019 - Brooklyn

Thursday, March 21st, ISSUE presents artist and electronics visionary Mark Fell, returning to ISSUE for the first time since 2015 to premiere an untitled new piece with cellist, composer, and improviser Okkyung Lee. The evening also features Kara-Lis Coverdale and LXV, collaborators on joint album Sirens, each presenting new solo work. Mark Fell premieres a generative multichannel piece in collaboration with 2011 ISSUE Artist-In-Residence Okkyung Lee based on Indian rhythmic structures using FM synthesis. Having previously collaborated with Lee on "A Pattern for Becoming," later released as a limited cassette, the two also have an improvisational rapport after performing together as a part of Lee's 2015 residency at Cafe Oto -- a performance described as "two extremes, equal in energy, intensity, and affect." Both artists have long-standing performative histories at ISSUE and expansive independent bodies of work that have made vital contributions to their respective fields of contemporary experimental music. They have never before performed together in the United States.

Ghp Glaze Clinic - Greenwich House Pottery
March 21, 2019 - New York

Refresh your basic glazing skills by attending one of these clinics. Free for currently registered GHP students. Simply show up in the glazing area.

The Kamau Adilifu Quartet - Symphony Space
March 22, 2019 - Manhattan

"One for Sonny" is the working title of our concert, with the "Sonny" in question being the late saxophonist Cornelius "Sonny" Fortune. Sonny died unexpectedly late last year and I, for one, feel his absence deeply. He was my closest musical associate from the time I joined his then new band about 45 years ago. I don't believe anyone would say that we played alike. Rather, our individual styles seemed to compliment each other. More importantly, we seemed to think about music in similar ways, both in long talks off the bandstand as well as in musical conversation on the bandstand. Oftentimes, we'd sit in his car after a late night gig and talk until well after sunup. Over and over again in those rap sessions we'd endeavor to solve the world's problems regarding politics, race, the business of jazz, you name it. Sonny's passing brings an end to our marathon chats. What remains, however, is the style of music that we shared. And, on the evening of March 22nd, we'll be playing that music, with Sonny's fiery spirit and unrelenting passion in our mind and in our hearts. We hope you'll decide to share the evening with us. - Kamau Adilifu

Battle! Hip-hop In Armor - The Metropolitan Museum of Art
March 22, 2019 - New York

The world of hip-hop dance culture collides with the bygone age of chivalry when freestyle dancers meet knights in armor. Discover the unexpected parallels in this unrivaled series of thrilling dance battles, commissioned by MetLiveArts in collaboration with The Met's Arms and Armor department and the fierce artists from the urban dance organization Dancing in the Streets of the South Bronx.

Roots and Wings - Agor Gallery
Through March 22, 2019 - NYC

Agora Gallery is pleased to announce Roots and Wings, a group exhibition on view March 2 through March 22, 2019. Roots and Wings features twelve artists whose works speak to the tension between political and social aspiration and the obstacles presented by everyday pressures. This exhibition includes James Chisholm, Markeith Woods, Diana Linsse, Poonam Verma, Roberta Caviglia, Teona Titvinidze-Kapon, Jon Kraja, Vasant Dora, Eunhyue Shin, Katha Rossein, Emil Silberman, Raul Mariaca Dalence and Yoram Kafkafi. Roots and Wings is an exhibition of works that rest somewhere on the continuum between figuration and abstraction. Yet, all of the works share in spatially and visually embodying the drama of historic aspiration. With themes ranging from the depiction of battlefields, to death under moonlight, to the more interior struggles of domestic life and the pressures of femininity, Roots and Wings communicates a melancholic atmosphere which isn’t without a tincture of hope. Roots and Wings exhibits all the distinguishing characteristics of formalism, while showcasing all-too-familiar scenarios. In this way, the exhibition expresses the conatus of human aspiration as something that... (read more)

Ghp Exhibition: Rirkrit Tiravanija - Greenwich House Pottery
Through March 22, 2019 - New York

NEW YORK – The Jane Hartsook Gallery is pleased to present new work by Rirkrit Tiravanija. Tiravanija has transformed the gallery into a familiar environment that invites visitors to take a minute to sit, relax, have a drink and contemplate pottery. Tiravanija is known for creating similar installations and events that emphasize social engagement, as well as his traditional material-based art. He made a name for himself in the early '90s by eschewing typical visual arts practices and engaging audiences by cooking for them. He has continued this practice throughout the decades in nearly all subsequent installations and exhibitions, including during his 2017 residency at Greenwich House Pottery—cooking 3-inch thick porterhouse steak in his thrown custom-formulated flameware to make lunch for the Pottery's community. In Untitled (Billy Wilder doesn't like green tea), Tiravanija once again brings his material-based artwork together with his social practice. Born in Buenos Aires, Argentina, Tiravanija is a Thai artist widely recognized as one of the most influential artists of his generation. His work defies media-based description, as his practice combines traditional object making, p... (read more)

East Harlem–El Barrio: Where Art, Culture, and Community Intersect - Carnegie Hall
March 23, 2019 - New York

East Harlem–El Barrio is a conglomeration of Puerto Rican, Mexican, and Dominican influences of mostly working-class immigrants. It is also a neighborhood once again in transition as new arrivals from below 96th Street push north to East Harlem and begin to make their mark on the streetscape. But in the face of impending gentrification, East Harlem continues to visually and artistically display its energy, culture, and protest in street art and murals, processions, and street festivals. Explore this vibrant neighborhood during this guided, 90-minute walking tour.

The Hospital Zone at Ellis Island: A Walking Tour - Carnegie Hall
March 23, 2019 - New York

Please note that the time for this tour has changed to 10 AM. Please contact the New York Academy of Medicine at culturalevents@nyam.org or 212-822-7301 with any questions or concerns. This event is sold out. To join the waitlist, please email culturalevents@nyam.org with your name, contact information, and number of tickets requested. The Ellis Island Hospital was once the gold standard of medical care in the United States. As the country's best means of containing and curing those entering with infectious diseases, it served the millions of immigrants who passed through its doors. Take a private hard-hat tour of the hospital zone with guides from Save Ellis Island.

Bank of America Presents History Makers: Chris Matthews Discusses Robert F - Brooklyn Historical Society
March 23, 2019 - Brooklyn

In his best-selling biography, Bobby Kennedy: A Raging Spirit, Chris Matthews, anchor of MSNBC's Hardball, pulls back the curtain on one of the great figures of 20th century America. Join him as he draws on extensive research and interviews for a look at the life and man.

Forms of Enclosure: New Prints 2019/Winter - International Print Center New York
Through March 23, 2019 - New York

INTERNATIONAL PRINT CENTER NEW YORK (IPCNY) presents the fifty-ninth presentation of its New Prints Program, a biannual, juried open call for prints and print-based work created in the preceding twelve months. Titled Forms of Enclosure, this exhibition features 30 artists from the United States, Argentina, France, Poland, Canada, and Bulgaria. Find additional information about the exhibition at ipcny.org/formsofenclosure Image: Ulrike Müller. 'Keks', 2018. Monotype with chine-collé. Sheet: 29 x 22 inches. Printed by Marina Ancona; published by 10 Grand Press, Brooklyn. Edition: Unique. Courtesy of the artist and 10 Grand Press, Brooklyn, NY. © 2019 10 Grand Press & the artist.

Distance and (missed) Connections - Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
March 24, 2019 - Long Island City

Readings and an aritist talk with Negar Ahkami and Cyriaco Lopes

Distance and (missed) Connections - Dorsky Gallery Curatorial Programs
March 24, 2019 - Long Island City

Readings and an aritist talk with Negar Ahkami and Cyriaco Lopes

Flower Show Opening Day - Macy's Herald Square
March 24, 2019 - New York

Join us for Opening Day of Flower Show! Enjoy Ellia Aromatherapy sessions presented by HoMedica in the Home Department beginning at 12PM. Take a trip to Outer Space with Peppa Pig in the Kid's Department at 1PM. Plus, don't forget to stop by our floral seminar with Dreamwork Diva and Men's Suiting event on the 5th Floor. RSVP is required for seminars. Seats are limited. Please check back for details. Events subject to change of cancellation. While time permits.

BIRDING IN PEACE - Green-Wood
March 24, 2019 - Brooklyn

Just because it's winter, doesn't mean that there aren't interesting birds to discover in Green-Wood. For some bird species that migrate south after the breeding season, Brooklyn is their Miami during the cold months. Spend the early morning exploring the cemetery, looking for overwintering waterfowl, nuthatches, woodpeckers, sparrows, finches and any half-hardy birds that decided to stick around. By February we'll see some of the early north-bound birds beginning to trickle back into the area.

Architectural Digest Design Show - Piers 92 & 94
Through March 24, 2019 - NYC

The Architectural Digest Design Show is March 21-24 in NYC at Piers 92 & 94 on the West Side. From gorgeous new designs by emerging talent, to major product premieres by well-known brands, the show is a destination for extraordinary design finds with over 400 brands to discover. Tickets are available online now! General admission tickets Friday through Sunday are $32 online or $45 at the door. VIP Consumer Tickets are $95 and give early access to consumers interested in attending on Thursday (trade day). Admission is complimentary to the design trade with two forms of business credentials via online pre-registration.

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture - The Frick Collection
Through March 24, 2019 - New York

Moroni: The Riches of Renaissance Portraiture is the first major exhibition in the United States to focus on the portraiture of Giovanni Battista Moroni (1520/24–1579/80). A painter of portraits and religious subjects, Moroni is celebrated as an essential figure in the northern Italian tradition of naturalistic painting that includes Leonardo da Vinci, the Carracci, and Caravaggio. This exhibition, shown exclusively at The Frick Collection, brings to light the innovation of the artist, whose role in a larger history of European portraiture has yet to be fully explored. His famous Tailor (National Gallery, London), for example, anticipates by decades the "narrative" portraits of Rembrandt, and his Pace Rivola Spini (Accademia Carrara, Bergamo), arguably the first independent full-length portrait of a standing woman produced in Italy, prefigures the many women that Van Dyck would paint in this format in the following century.

Masterpieces of French Faience: Selections from the Sidney R. Knafel Collection - The Frick Collection
Through March 24, 2019 - New York

The exhibition in the Portico Gallery presents a promised gift to the Frick Collection: seventy-five objects from the collection of Sidney R. Knafel — the finest collection of French faience in private hands — to tell the fascinating and complex history of this particular art form. A feat of great technical achievement, French faience was introduced to Lyon in the second half of the sixteenth century by skilled Italian immigrants — the French word "faience" derives from the northern Italian city of Faenza. Over the next two centuries, production spread throughout the provinces of metropolitan France. The fine decoration of French faience draws inspiration from multiple sources, including Italian maiolica, Asian porcelain, and contemporary engravings. The forms of its platters, bowls, plates, and ewers derive mostly from European ceramics and silver. These influences come together in works of great originality.

JCAL Black History Month Presents: PUBLIC ART, Standing Ovation: African Diva Project - Jamaica Performing Arts Center (JPAC)
Through March 25, 2019 - Jamaica

The outdoor art installation Standing Ovation: African Diva Project in Queens celebrates some of the biggest black female singers in entertainment. Standing Ovation is part of Margaret’s larger ongoing series, The African Diva Project, created to reconnect Black art, music, and performance to its African roots. Standing Ovation is comprised of select figures taken from The African Diva Project, printed to life-size, and installed on the Jamaica Performing Arts Center lawn. “This installation represents a selection of popular African American women soloists whose songs and celebrity have touched many lives. The black women behind these masks are entertainers given high spiritual and ritual significance. As African Divas, they become powerful representatives of changing times shouldered with the support and grace of ancestral Africa.” –Margaret Rose Vendryes

Half the Picture: A Feminist Look at the Collection - Brooklyn Museum
Through March 31, 2019 - Brooklyn

Featuring more than 100 works from our collection, Half the Picture: A Feminist Look at the Collection explores a wide range of art-making, focusing on enduring political subjects—encompassing gender, race, and class—that remain relevant today. The exhibition's intersectional feminist framework highlights artworks, in a plurality of voices, that aim to rally support or motivate action on behalf of a cause, or to combat stereotypes and dominant narratives. (This exhibition contains sexually explicit content. Viewer discretion is advised.)

Celebrate Women's Month with Urban Zen - Urban Zen
Through April 07, 2019 - New York

Celebrate Women’s Month at Urban Zen with a group exhibition curated by Mashonda Tifrere. Featuring female visual artists encompassing a mix of styles from street art to abstract painting, hyper-realism and portraiture. The exhibition will take place from March 8th to April 7th.

Women Forward, Part 2: Innovative Women - Williamsburg Art & Historical Center
Through April 07, 2019 - Brooklyn

We are pleased to announce the upcoming show, “Women Forward, Part 2: Innovative Women” Presenting 21 outstanding women artists with diverse cultural background, heritages, and nationalities, this exhibition showcases works that are extraordinary, eye-opening, and inspiring. March is “National Women’s History Month,” which highlights the contribution of women to both contemporary society and historical events. There are quite a few celebratory events to honor women all over the city and the nation every March, including in the art world. These events are encouraging and powerful. In March 2009, we presented “Women Forward,” a special show celebrating women artists, along with a full exhibition catalogue. Ten years later, we are looking forward to holding another show focused on the achievements of women artists. Over the years, the WAH Center has shown a great number of women artists who work in traditional mediums or manners. These works, whether they are painting, drawing, sculpture, printmaking, etc, are superbly executed and we are proud to be able to show them. For this exciting show the WAH Center is celebrating innovative women artists whose works express uniqu... (read more)

Le Board presents...INDIRA CESARINE x NEON Exhibit - Le Board
Through April 13, 2019 - New York

You are invited to the Opening Reception of the INDIRA CESARINE x NEON Exhibit, presented by Le Board. Le Board is redefining the rules of retail by creating an immersive space where entertainment meets fashion through innovation. OPENING RECEPTION: DATE: THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 14TH TIME: 5pm - 8pm LOCATION: Le Board (800B 5th Avenue, New York, NY) Cocktails by McQueen and The Violet Fog + Mi Campo Heart chakra opening elixirs with CBD oil Spiritual readings from With Love, Co. And much more ...

Julie Shelton Snyder Opening - The Gallery at W83
Through April 28, 2019 - New York

Meditation and stillness are the themes of Julie Shelton Snyder’s show, “now we will count to twelve”, inspired by her residency at the foot of Mount Fuji. Celebrate the opening at the Gallery at W83 (150 West 83rd) on March 5 from 6:30-8:30 pm.

One: Do Ho Suh - Brooklyn Museum
Through May 05, 2019 - Brooklyn

Visitors will be able to walk within the installation Saturdays and Sundays during our regular public hours. At a time of mass global migration, the loss of leaving one's native country and searching for a permanent home have become universal issues. One: Do Ho Suh features a single, large-scale work by Korean-born artist Do Ho Suh, whose work engages with migration and cultural displacement. The Perfect Home II is a full-scale re-creation of the artist's former apartment in the Chelsea neighborhood of New York City and his home for 19 years. Visitors are invited to walk through the hand-sewn, translucent fabric replica, which includes details such as light fixtures, radiators, and even an intercom.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co. Gallery
Through May 11, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving - Brooklyn Museum
Through May 12, 2019 - Brooklyn

Purchase advance tickets through Showclix. Timed tickets are for a specific date and time. Untimed tickets are for use at any time on a specific date. Advance ticket purchase strongly recommended. Same-day, on-site tickets are timed, offered on a first-come, first-serve basis, and sell out quickly each day. Members are encouraged to reserve their complimentary tickets in advance.

Ann Christopher: Edge and Line - Rosenberg & Co Gallery
Through May 15, 2019 - New York

In honor of their major, forthcoming gallery expansion, the world-renowned art dealer Rosenberg & Co., is pleased to present Ann Christopher: Edge and Line, March 1 - May 11, 2019. A luminary in contemporary abstraction, the works of Ann Christopher, RA, encompass monumental sculpture in bronze, smaller sculptures of sterling silver and stainless steel, and architectural works on paper that reflect her mastery of line, light, and movement. Christopher is the youngest female sculptor ever to have been elected to the Royal Academy. Composed of four generations of art dealers, Rosenberg & Co. exhibits an international roster of works by prominent Impressionist, Modern, and Contemporary artists. The expansion to the building’s second floor offers the opportunity to build upon their renowned modern and contemporary art program.

Eric N. Mack: Lemme Walk Across the Room - Brooklyn Museum
Through July 07, 2019 - Brooklyn

Lemme walk across the room, the first New York City solo exhibition by the emerging artist Eric N. Mack, transforms the Museum's Great Hall with a site-responsive installation of new and existing textile-based works hung, mounted, and draped in conversation with the classical architecture of the space. Mack's work explodes the boundaries of painting, sculpture, and fashion, dynamically reflecting and framing the rich visual experiences of the everyday.

Gretchen Bender: So Much Deathless - Red Bull Arts
Through July 28, 2019 - New York

Red Bull Arts New York is proud to present Gretchen Bender: So Much Deathless, the first posthumous retrospective of the life and work of the influential, multi-disciplinary artist. Opening to the public on March 6, 2019, and remaining on view until July 28, the ambitious exhibition returns the spotlight to one of contemporary art's most prescient figures, detailing her historic importance and contemporary relevance. Gretchen Bender (1951-2004) was a pioneering artist who worked across video, sculpture, computer graphics, photography, print and installation to interrogate the accelerated age of mass media. Moving to New York in 1978, Bender quickly fell in with the Post-Pictures Generation scene, centered around the artist-run gallery Nature Morte, as well as a milieu of artist and performers connected to The Kitchen. She befriended and collaborated with such figures as artists Robert Longo and Cindy Sherman, the choreographers Bill T. Jones and Arnie Zane, and musicians Stuart Argabright and Vernon Reid. Building upon techniques developed in her years running a feminist-Marxist screen-printing collective in Washington, D.C., Bender's early two-dimensional work, made in New York, ... (read more)

Kwang Young Chun: Aggregations - Brooklyn Museum
Through July 28, 2019 - Brooklyn

South Korean artist Kwang Young Chun combines hundreds of paper-wrapped parcels to create sculptural compositions, called Aggregations, that look like crystal formations, asteroids, or the surface of the moon. The Aggregations are simultaneously Space Age and nostalgic, beautiful and violent, powerful and fragile. They draw on the artist's training in abstract painting as well as memories of his childhood, when Korean apothecaries sold medicine in similar little bundles.

One: Egungun - Brooklyn Museum
Through August 18, 2019 - Brooklyn

Stephanie and Tim Ingrassia Gallery of Contemporary Art, 4th Floor

Hogarth: Cruelty and Humor - The Morgan Library & Museum
Through September 22, 2019 - Manhattan

The satirical scenes of the celebrated English artist William Hogarth (1697–1764) are iconic representations of eighteenth-century urban life at a time of great socio-economic disparity. An academic outsider and an activist, Hogarth was driven to innovate, creating new genres and modes of expression in his painting, printmaking, and drawing in his effort to elevate the status of British art. This exhibition will investigate the ways the artist used humor, satire, and political commentary to engage a broad audience and agitate for legislation and political goals. The exhibition features the Morgan's exceptional cache of six sheets preparatory for two of Hogarth's most revered print series, both issued in February 1751: Beer Street and Gin Lane and The Four Stages of Cruelty. The story of Hogarth's images reveal an artist who addressed the ills and injustices of life in a modern metropolis, exploring the connections between violence, crime, alcohol abuse, and cruelty to animals in ways that would amuse, occasionally shock, and edify his audience.

TheNYCGrind presents The Ultra Art Bash - Covert Station
Through December 16, 2019 - Ridgewood

Bringing over 700 beautiful attendees, TheNYCGrind has grown to become one of NYCs most anticipated Art and Creative Event. From artists to rappers to poets and LED hoolahoopers, we bring creative Grinders from all spectrums of the art world and give a platform to network, sell art and party at the same time. Come be inspired by the movement that started out in a basement, and now packs warehouses! Be prepared for: -Over 70 up and coming Tri-State artists displayed on our walls -NYCs dopest performers -Live Art and Body painting -Live DJ and musical sets -Some of NYCs most unique artists and much much more!

TheNYCGrind presents The Ultra Art Bash - Covert Station
Through December 16, 2019 - Ridgewood

Bringing over 700 beautiful attendees, TheNYCGrind has grown to become one of NYCs most anticipated Art and Creative Event. From artists to rappers to poets and LED hoolahoopers, we bring creative Grinders from all spectrums of the art world and give a platform to network, sell art and party at the same time. Come be inspired by the movement that started out in a basement, and now packs warehouses! Be prepared for: -Over 70 up and coming Tri-State artists displayed on our walls -NYCs dopest performers -Live Art and Body painting -Live DJ and musical sets -Some of NYCs most unique artists and much much more!

Fine Art Auction October 20 and 27 – Works by Leading Artists of the Salmagundi Club - Salmagundi Club
Through October 28, 2107 - New York

The Salmagundi Club, a leading center for fine artists presents its annual fall auctions. Auctions will be held on October 20 and 27, 2017 at 8:00 p.m., at the Club’s historic brownstone mansion at 47 Fifth Avenue, New York City. To view the art online and bid now, visit liveauctioneers.com and search for Salmagundi.

“I AM CULTURE” 30 Day Art Exhibition by Shakimono - The Boogie Down Grind Cafe
Through December 06, 2918 - Bronx

Shakimono is debuting as an official artist and hand painted fashion designer with her new and upcycled wearable art! Formerly homeless, this artist developed her craft while living in a Bronx homeless shelter. She battled with depression, ptsd, and even contemplated suicide due to the circumstances of homelessness. She’s now celebrating her 3rd year anniversary of having an apartment with her art exhibition debut, “I AM CULTURE “ NOVEMBER 6th-DECEMBER 6th at the Boogie Down Grind Cafe in Hunts Point. All items are available for purchase! Come out and meet the artist, hear the story, and see the message at her FREE opening reception, which is sponsored by The Bronx Brewery, SATURDAY NOVEMBER 17TH 2018 6pm-9pm

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