Out & About

| 03 Nov 2015 | 10:56

    Thu 5

    Community Board 4119 Ninth Ave., between 17th and 18th Streets

    6:30 p.m.

    The board’s Waterfront, Parks & the Environment Committee meets to discuss the Hudson River Park Pier 62 restaurant proposal.

    212-736-4536. www.nyc.gov/html/mancb4/html/calendar/calendarnew.shtml

    The Art of SportGallery FIT, The Museum at FIT, 227 West 27th St.

    Through Dec. 12. Tuesday–Friday, noon–8 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.

    An exhibition by FIT adjunct associate professor Tony Capparelli. His media include oils, watercolors, charcoals, artwork on textiles, and digital and acrylic airbrushing.


    Fri 6

    GARY INDIANA + TRACEY EMIN: KARMAThe Rubin Museum of Art

    150 West 17th St.

    9:30-11 p.m. $25.00

    Gary Indiana picks through the unabashedly wicked and revealing montage of excursions into his life with artist Tracey Emin.

    212-620-5000. rubinmuseum.org/events/event/gary-indiana-tracey-emin-11-06-2015


    Whitney Museum

    3:30-6 p.m. Free

    All K-12 educators are invited to preview the Whitney’s fall exhibitions Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist, Frank Stella: A Retrospective, and The Whitney’s Collection and learn about our programs for K-12 students. RSVP is required to attend: whitneyedu.wufoo.com/forms/m1n9gmvr0mpsdu7/

    Sat 7

    OPEN MIC-POETRY READINGMuhlenberg Library, 209 West 23rd St.

    The National Writers Union welcome all to read their poetry in an OPEN MIC - POETRY READING. Poets who are members of the union will also participate by reading from their works.

    212-924-1585. www.nypl.org/events/programs/2015/11/07/open-mic-poetry-reading

    an Art Gallery Tour in Chelsea.Meet at 526 West 26th St., between 10th & 11th Avenue.

    1 p.m. $25

    Visit 7 modern art galleries in the world’s center for contemporary art - we find and explain this month’s most fascinating exhibits in painting, sculpture, electronic media & photography. Led by Rafael Risemberg, Ph.D.

    212-946-1548. www.nygallerytours.com

    Sun 8

    Blood Mirror: art exhibition organized by Jordan EaglesTrinity Church, Broadway at Wall Street.

    8 a.m.-4 p.m. Free.

    Trinity Wall Street’s Visual Arts Committee presents the New York City premiere of Blood Mirror: organized by Jordan Eagles.

    212-602-0800. www.trinitywallstreet.org/events/blood-mirror-organized-jordan-eagles?date=2015-11-02


    150 West 17th St.

    1-4 p.m.

    Sundays are for families! Bring your family to the Museum for a Sunday afternoon full of family-friendly activities. Drop into the Education Center for some art-making, enjoy our 2 p.m. family exhibition tour, or go on your own thematic gallery search. Ages 3 and up with accompanying adults.

    212-620-5000. rubinmuseum.org/events/event/family-sundays-11-08-2015

    Mon 9

    PERIPHERAL Proposals: Models for communiting from the marginsVan Alen Institute, 30 West 22nd St.

    7-9 p.m. $7

    From off-the-grid dollar vans and mobile apps for commuters with limited accessibility, to ambitious proposals to connect the boroughs’ coastlines along ferry routes, we’ll explore how ad-hoc systems, new technologies, and innovating with antique infrastructure can expand transit equity.

    212-924-7000. vanalen.org/events/peripheral-proposals-models-for-commuting-from-the-margins/

    For a New World to Come: Experiments in Japanese Art and Photography, 1968–1979 New York University, Grey Art Gallery, 100 Washington Square East

    Through Jan. 10. $3 suggested admission. Free with NYU ID.

    The exhibit, comprising about 250 objects by 29 photographers and other artists, looks at photography’s crucial role in the rise of conceptualism,

    212-998-6780. www.nyu.edu/greyart

    Tue 10

    Community Board 4CB4 Office, 330 West 42nd St., 26th Floor

    7 p.m.

    Quality of Life committee meets.

    212-736-4536. www.nyc.gov/html/mancb4/html/calendar/calendarnew.shtml

    Readings in Contemporary Poetry Dia:Chelsea, 535 West 22nd Street, 5th Floor

    6:30 p.m. $10; $6, students and seniors; free for members.

    Robert Hershon and Simon Pettet


    Wed 11


    150 West 17th St.

    6-9 p.m. Free

    Music with Aditya Lama, a young professional guitarist/vocalist, and Gobinda Sen. a passionate percussionist.

    212-620-5000. rubinmuseum.org/events/event/aditya-lama-gobinda-sen-11-11-2015

    WGA’s 101 Funniest Screenplays: Live ReadingThe New School Auditorium, 66 West 12th St

    7 p.m. Free.

    Members of the Writers Guilds of America, East and West, voted on the 101 Funniest Screenplays, find out what they are with Wayne Federman & Julie Klaus and members of the Upright Citizens Brigade.

    More info and registration at afl.salsalabs.com/o/4024/p/salsa/event/common/public/?event_KEY=13894