Wed - Sun, May 2 - Aug 26, 2012New MuseumIn the hands of Swedish artist Nathalie Djurberg, animation becomes a medium for transgressive and nightmarish allegories of desire and malcontent. “The Parade: Nathalie Djurberg with Music by Hans Berg” is Djurberg’s most ambitious multimedia installation to date. Originally organized by the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, Djurberg will adapt this spectacular installation for the New Museum’s ‘Studio 231’ space.
May 13 - October 7 @ 11:30am - 5:00pmThe Ukrainian MuseumA Singular Vision: Ilona Sochynsky, Retrospective of Painting, a comprehensive exhibition of more than 50 paintings, including many large-scale works from all phases of the artist's development, will open to the public on Sunday, May 13, 2012. Curated by Jaroslaw Leshko, Professor Emeritus at Smith College, the exhibition will be on view through October 7.
June 17 - Sept 5FABnycNew ArtUp Scaffolding Bridge exhibition, featuring paintings of LES cultural icons: Martin Wong, Joey Ramone, Miguel Piñero, Ellen Stewart, Charlie Parker, Arthur Fellig and Allen Ginsberg. Concurrent indoor exhibition at the FAB Cafe featuring "Our Ladies of Infamy and Grandeur" with works by Graham Preston. Works by Tom Sanford. Curated by Keith Schweitzer. On view at the ArtUp scaffolding bridge at the 70 East 4th Street Cultural Center until September 5th.
Aug 10 @ 7:00pm & Aug 12 @ 3:00pmIATI Theater...theatrical journey with life size puppets in which a man finds answers to life's questions through a fairytale forest in his mind.
How and where do we draw the line that separates normal from abnormal? How can we tell the difference between healthy imagination and dangerous fantasy? In the forest and through fairytales, Marc must recognize the need to struggle against the severe difficulties in life.
August 11 & 12 @ 7:00pmIATI Theater...emotional journey though the art form of Flamenco and the power of the moon, the light in the darkness. The moon is a feminine power. It is the supreme symbol of biological rhythms. Through flamenco, 4 young women are intertwined and represent the powers of the moon: hope, intuition, beauty and light in the darkness. Interpreted through sophisticated arrangements, lighting and emotion, the dancers take us on an emotional journey though the art form of Flamenco.
Aug 9-26; Thu, Fri, Sat shows @ 8:00pm, Sun @ 7:00pmDixon PlaceThursdays - Sundays, August 9 - 26, 2012
Festival Director, Jonny Goodman
Prices: $15 in advance, $18 at the door, $15 students / seniors
Festival Pass: $50
DOORS OPEN AT 6PM, Shows begin at 8pm THURSDAYS - SATURDAYS
Shows begin at 7pm on SUNDAYS
First 25 people to check in get a free PBR!
SCHEDULE OF EVENTS
Sun, Aug 12 @ 7:30pmNuyorican Poets CafeThe fourth annual UNIFICATION is New York’s largest annual demonstration for peace in South Asia. Highlighting the talent of the South Asian American community, they celebrate the region’s first major victories in the anti-colonial movement and stand in solidarity for peace in the region. Supporting South Asian Americans Leading Together (SAALT) Curated by THE BROWNSTAR REVOLUTION
Tickets $25 online/ $30 at the door!
Wed-Sun, February 12-March 21 @ 11:30am - 5:00pmThe Ukrainian MuseumTraditional Ukrainian kilims – flat tapestry rugs, woven on vertical or horizontal looms to produce stylized floral ornamentation or geometric patterns, respectively – are made with naturally dyed wool, yielding rich, soft hues that add to their beauty and warmth. The more than 35 prized examples are representative of centuries-old weaving traditions and attest to the arduous journey undertaken by Ukrainians escaping the ravages of war with their most cherished possessions.
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