New Museum Eventshttp://www.newmuseum.org/Upcoming events at the New Museum.en-usInsideFilm: _Advanced Style_http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/insidefilm-advanced-stylehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/insidefilm-advanced-style<p>Join us for a screening of <em>Advanced Style</em> in the Sky Room. Street-style photographer Ari Seth Cohen, a former employee of the New Museum, and director Lina Plioplyte dive into the personal lives of New York City’s most fashionable women over sixty. In an industry obsessed with youth, these older women dispel conventional ideas about beauty and aging and prove that with age comes grace, confiden...</p>Wed, 21 Jan 2015 18:30:00 -0500Open Polehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/open-pole-6http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/open-pole-6<p>As part of Gerard & Kelly’s project on the Fifth Floor, and in conversation with the Fall 2014 R&D Season thematic CHOREOGRAPHY, the public is invited to observe and participate in pole-dancing classes, practice sessions, and on occasion, hosted events. These “Open Pole” gatherings will occur during “Pay-What-You-Wish” Thursday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. at the New Museum. Pole classes by invita...</p>Thu, 15 Jan 2015 19:00:00 -0500InsideDesign: Mast Brothers Chocolatehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/insidedesign-mast-brothers-chocolatehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/insidedesign-mast-brothers-chocolate<p>Join Gary Carrion-Murayari, Kraus Family Curator, and Michael and Rick Mast, Founders of Mast Brothers Chocolate, for a private visit to their flagship store in Williamsburg. The Mast Brothers will discuss their artisanal chocolate, their inspiration, and their professional evolution from food vendors at weekend markets to co-owners of a global brand. <span class="caps">RSVP</span> to membership@newmuseum.org or 212.219...</p>Wed, 14 Jan 2015 19:30:00 -0500Outside the Box Gallery Talks: Naima J. Keith on “Chris Ofili: Night and Day”http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/outside-the-box-gallery-talks-naima-j-keith-on-chris-ofili-night-and-dayhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/outside-the-box-gallery-talks-naima-j-keith-on-chris-ofili-night-and-day<p>Join Naima J. Keith on Wednesday January 14 at 3:30 p.m. for a gallery-based talk in conjunction with “Chris Ofili: Night and Day.” </p><p>Outside the Box features gallery-based talks given by guest speakers over the course of a season. In this program, lecturers with diverse disciplinary backgrounds and affinities address the New Museum’s current exhibition in forty-five- to sixty-minute presentation...</p>Wed, 14 Jan 2015 15:30:00 -0500“AUNTSforcamera” Artist-Devised Tour with Nessa Norich (invited by Cara Francis)http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/auntsforcamera-artist-devised-tour-with-nessa-norich-invited-by-cara-francishttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/auntsforcamera-artist-devised-tour-with-nessa-norich-invited-by-cara-francis<p>Presented as part of “AUNTSforcamera” and R&D Season: CHOREOGRAPHY.</p><p>An important interactive component of the installation of “AUNTSforcamera” at the New Museum includes a series of nine artist-devised tours, which have been organized using AUNTS’ chain-curation model. Nine artists have been invited by “AUNTSforcamera” artists to create a response to the exhibition in the form of a tour, which w...</p>Sat, 10 Jan 2015 17:00:00 -0500_In Bed With…Tere O’Connor_http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/in-bed-with-tere-o-connorhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/in-bed-with-tere-o-connor<p>“In Bed With…” is a series of intimate two-on-one encounters between the artist duo Gerard & Kelly and others taking place on mattresses dispersed throughout the research presentation for “P.O.L.E. ” in the Fifth Floor gallery. Each encounter will explore questions of precarity, work, choreography, objects, poetry, and the transmission of performance scores.</p><p>October 29, 2014: <em>In Bed With…Chris K...</em></p>Sat, 10 Jan 2015 15:00:00 -0500Open Polehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/open-pole-5http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/open-pole-5<p>As part of Gerard & Kelly’s project on the Fifth Floor, and in conversation with the Fall 2014 R&D Season thematic CHOREOGRAPHY, the public is invited to observe and participate in pole-dancing classes, practice sessions, and on occasion, hosted events. These “Open Pole” gatherings will occur during “Pay-What-You-Wish” Thursday evenings from 7 to 9 p.m. at the New Museum. Pole classes by invita...</p>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 19:00:00 -0500“AUNTSforcamera” Artist-Devised Tour with Jen Rosenblit (invited by Vanessa Justice)http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/auntsforcamera-artist-devised-tour-with-jen-rosenblit-invited-by-vanessa-justicehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/auntsforcamera-artist-devised-tour-with-jen-rosenblit-invited-by-vanessa-justice<p>Presented as part of “AUNTSforcamera” and R&D Season: CHOREOGRAPHY.</p><p>An important interactive component of the installation of “AUNTSforcamera” at the New Museum includes a series of nine artist-devised tours, which have been organized using AUNTS’ chain-curation model. Nine artists have been invited by “AUNTSforcamera” artists to create a response to the exhibition in the form of a tour, which w...</p>Thu, 08 Jan 2015 18:30:00 -0500First Saturday for Families: Group Choreographyhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/first-saturday-for-families-group-choreographyhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/first-saturday-for-families-group-choreography<p>Join the New Museum and Vanessa Justice—one of the artists featured in the New Museum’s presentation “AUNTSforcamera”—for an interactive family workshop exploring what it’s like to be a choreographer. Inspired by circular movements such as spinning and children’s games, including “Ring Around the Rosie,” guests of all ages will experiment with creating different variations of “group choreograph...</p>Sat, 03 Jan 2015 10:00:00 -0500“AUNTSforcamera” Artist-Devised Tour with Esther Neff (invited by Anya Liftig)http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/auntsforcamera-artist-devised-tour-with-esther-neff-invited-by-anya-liftighttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/auntsforcamera-artist-devised-tour-with-esther-neff-invited-by-anya-liftig<p>Presented as part of “AUNTSforcamera” and R&D Season: CHOREOGRAPHY.</p><p>An important interactive component of the installation of “AUNTSforcamera” at the New Museum includes a series of nine artist-devised tours, which have been organized using AUNTS’ chain-curation model. Nine artists have been invited by “AUNTSforcamera” artists to create a response to the exhibition in the form of a tour, which w...</p>Sat, 20 Dec 2014 17:00:00 -0500Outside the Box Gallery Talks: Charlotta Kotik on “Chris Ofili: Night and Day”http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/outside-the-box-gallery-talks-charlotta-kotik-on-chris-ofili-night-and-dayhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/outside-the-box-gallery-talks-charlotta-kotik-on-chris-ofili-night-and-day<p>Join Charlotta Kotik for a gallery-based talk in conjunction with “Chris Ofili: Night and Day.” Kotik, an independent curator and former Curator and Chair of the Contemporary Art Department at the Brooklyn Museum, where she organized “Sensation” in 1999, will briefly address the tumultuous events that surrounded Ofili&#8217;s presentation as part of that exhibition. She will then turn to a discussion...</p>Thu, 18 Dec 2014 15:30:00 -0500Curator-led Tour: “Chris Ofili: Night and Day"http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/curator-led-tour-chris-ofili-night-and-dayhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/curator-led-tour-chris-ofili-night-and-day<p>Join Gary Carrion-Murayari, Kraus Family Curator, for a private walkthrough of the exhibition while the Museum is closed to the public. </p><p><strong><span class="caps">RSVP</span> to membership@newmuseum.org or 212.219.1222 &#215;234.</strong></p>Wed, 17 Dec 2014 18:30:00 -0500_In Bed With…Heather McGhee_http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/in-bed-with-heather-mcgheehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/in-bed-with-heather-mcghee<p>“In Bed With…” is a series of intimate two-on-one encounters between the artist duo Gerard & Kelly and others taking place on mattresses dispersed throughout the research presentation for “P.O.L.E. ” in the Fifth Floor gallery. Each encounter will explore questions of precarity, work, choreography, objects, poetry, and the transmission of performance scores.</p><p>October 29, 2014: <em>In Bed With…Chris K...</em></p>Sat, 13 Dec 2014 15:00:00 -0500Perry Chen: Y2K+15http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/perry-chen-y2k-15http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/perry-chen-y2k-15<p>Copresented by the New Museum and Rhizome in conjunction with Creative Time Reports</p><p>Fifteen years after the turn of the millennium, artist Perry Chen invites audiences to join him in exploring the phenomenon and legacy of Y2K as an inquiry into our entanglement with technology and its rapidly increasing complexity. </p><p>The Y2K bug was a computer design oversight that was anticipated to affect a wide...</p>Fri, 12 Dec 2014 19:00:00 -0500(Not Only) Contemporary Art in Italy. 2000–2014http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/not-only-contemporary-art-in-italy-2000-2014http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/not-only-contemporary-art-in-italy-2000-2014<p>Curators Laura Barreca and Costanza Paissan join New Museum Artistic Director Massimiliano Gioni in conversation for the release of <em>Terrazza: Artists, Stories, Places in Italy in the 2000s</em> . <em>Terrazza</em> is the first atlas of contemporary art in Italy after the year 2000 and includes a wealth of information and images, with accompanying texts by four new-generation curators: Laura Barreca, Andrea L...</p>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 19:00:00 -0500Outside the Box Gallery Talks: Corey D’Augustine on “Chris Ofili: Night and Day”http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/outside-the-box-gallery-talks-corey-d-augustine-on-chris-ofili-night-and-dayhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/outside-the-box-gallery-talks-corey-d-augustine-on-chris-ofili-night-and-day<p>Join Corey D’Augustine on Thursday December 11 at 3:30 p.m. for a gallery-based talk in conjunction with “Chris Ofili: Night and Day.” This lecture will explore Ofili&#8217;s “The Blue Rider” series through the lens of the artist&#8217;s complex network of references, which include biblical narratives, Art Nouveau, Wassily Kandinsky&#8217;s <em>Der Blaue Reiter</em> , Japanese erotic woodblock prints, and the work of New...</p>Thu, 11 Dec 2014 15:30:00 -0500Collection Visit: Gregory Miller and Michael Wienerhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/collection-visit-gregory-miller-and-michael-wienerhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/collection-visit-gregory-miller-and-michael-wiener<p>Join Johanna Burton, Keith Haring Director and Curator of Education and Public Engagement, for a visit to the home of Gregory Miller and Michael Wiener, whose private collection features work by Ghada Amer, Mark Bradford, Carroll Dunham, Félix González-Torres, Wade Guyton, Glenn Ligon, Catherine Opie, and Adrian Piper, among others. <span class="caps">RSVP</span> by Tuesday, December 2 to Clare Quinlan at 212.219.1222 &#215;...</p>Tue, 09 Dec 2014 18:30:00 -0500Gerard & Kelly, Workshop as Work: _Reusable Parts/Endless Love_http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/gerard-kelly-workshops-as-work-reusable-parts-endless-lovehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/gerard-kelly-workshops-as-work-reusable-parts-endless-love<p>Part of the Fall 2014 R&D Season: <span class="caps">CHOREOGRAPHY</span></p><p>In a workshop open to public view, Gerard & Kelly transmit a score for their 2011 work to this year&#8217;s participants in the New Museum&#8217;s Experimental Study Program for teens. In <em>Reusable Parts/Endless Love</em>, a rotating cast of dancers transforms the instructions for a kiss between a man and a woman into a machine-like production of unscripted represent...</p>Sun, 07 Dec 2014 15:00:00 -0500First Saturday for Families: Portraitshttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/first-saturday-for-families-portraitshttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/first-saturday-for-families-portraits<p>Join us for a family workshop offered in conjunction with the exhibition “Chris Ofili: Night and Day,” the first American survey of work by the acclaimed British artist.</p><p>How do you see yourself? What would your portrait look like? Get inspired by Ofili&#8217;s many types of portraits on view in the Museum and create your own self-portraits using an array of materials. Then make unique picture frames t...</p>Sat, 06 Dec 2014 10:00:00 -0500Visual AIDS: _ALTERNATE ENDINGS_http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/visual-aids-alternate-endingshttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/visual-aids-alternate-endings<p><strong>Visual AIDS</strong> presents <strong><em><span class="caps">ALTERNATE</span> ENDINGS</em></strong>, a new video anthology marking the twenty-fifth anniversary of Day With Art, featuring provocative work about the ongoing HIV/<span class="caps">AIDS</span> pandemic and other critical issues facing us today.</p><p>On December 1, 1989, Visual <span class="caps">AIDS</span> organized the first of what was then-called <strong>Day Without Art</strong>—a national day of action and mourning in response to the <span class="caps">AIDS</span> crisis. To honor its ...</p>Fri, 05 Dec 2014 19:00:00 -0500