Community Board 4119 Ninth Ave., between 17th and 18th Streets
The board’s Waterfront, Parks & the Environment Committee meets to discuss the Hudson River Park Pier 62 restaurant proposal.
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.
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.
FALL EDUCATOR PREVIEW
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/
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.
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.
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.
CELEBRATE DIWALI — FAMILY SUNDAYSThe Rubin Museum of Art
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.
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.
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,
Community Board 4CB4 Office, 330 West 42nd St., 26th Floor
Quality of Life committee meets.
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
ADITYA LAMA + GOBINDA SEN — SPIRAL MUSICThe Rubin Museum of Art
6-9 p.m. Free
Music with Aditya Lama, a young professional guitarist/vocalist, and Gobinda Sen. a passionate percussionist.
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