New Museum Eventshttp://www.newmuseum.org/Upcoming events at the New Museum.en-usNew Museum Block Partyhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/new-museum-block-party-2http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/new-museum-block-party-2<p>Join the New Museum for our annual Block Party in Sara D. Roosevelt Park! Enjoy a day of interactive projects and performances inspired by current exhibitions and New Museum programs. Afterwards, head over to the Museum to participate in family-friendly tours of our upcoming exhibition &ldquo;Here and Elsewhere&rdquo;.</p><p>The New Museum Block Party is free and open to the public. All Block Party guests will re...</p>Sat, 19 Jul 2014 12:00:00 -0400An Evening with Artist Nir Evronhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/an-evening-with-artist-nir-evronhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/an-evening-with-artist-nir-evron<p>Copresented by Artis<br /><span class="body-img"><br /></span></p><p>Nir Evron is known for his provocative meditations on the construction of political and social histories. He works across photography, video, and film, and examines specific artifacts such as derelict monuments, historic buildings, found photographs, and borrowed biographies. This special screening with Evron is presented through Museum as Hub and copresented by Artis.</p><p>At thi...</p>Fri, 18 Jul 2014 19:00:00 -0400Maha Maamoun Screening and Conversation with Ala Younishttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/maha-maamoun-screening-and-conversation-with-ala-younishttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/maha-maamoun-screening-and-conversation-with-ala-younis<p>Artist Maha Maamoun screens her recent video works, which consider the capacity of images to function critically in a variety of political, social, and cultural contexts. Maamoun will be in conversation with artist, writer, and curator Ala Younis, who has organized “An Index of Tensional and Unintentional Love of Land” on the Fifth Floor as part of “Here and Elsewhere.”</p><p><strong>BIOS</strong><br /><strong>Maha Maamoun</strong><br />b. 1972 C...</p>Thu, 17 Jul 2014 19:00:00 -0400Artist Talks: Khaled Jarrar, Lamia Joreige, and Charif Kiwan of Abounaddara with Natalie Bellhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/an-evening-of-artist-talkshttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/an-evening-of-artist-talks<p>Touching on the shared but distinct modes and agendas of the witness, the documentarian, the journalist, and the archivist, Khaled Jarrar, Lamia Joreige, and Charif Kiwan of Abounaddara—in dialogue with Curatorial Associate Natalie Bell—address their practices in relation to contemporary politics, historiography, and the crafting of possible futures. </p><p><strong>BIOS</strong><br /><strong>Khaled Jarrar</strong> documents the physical, po...</p>Wed, 16 Jul 2014 19:00:00 -0400_The Emergence of Video Processing Tools_: Book Launch and Discussionhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/the-emergence-of-video-processing-tools-book-launch-and-discussionhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/the-emergence-of-video-processing-tools-book-launch-and-discussion<p>Beginning in the late 1960s, artists and technologists began to custom-create hardware and software for real-time manipulation of video signals through original designs or as hacks to devices common to television production. Contemporary artists and tool designers continue this work in analog and digital domains in an expanded media environment. This program will bring focus to the social and a...</p>Sun, 13 Jul 2014 15:00:00 -0400Annual White Partyhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/annual-white-partyhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/annual-white-party<p>The not-to-be-missed summer fête where Members and their guests, dressed in white from head to toe, enjoy cocktails in the Sky Room and the terrace as well as a private viewing of the exhibitions. This event is for New Museum Members only and one guest per Member. Member must accompany their guest.</p><p>Not a Member? Click here to join.</p><p><span class="caps">PRIVATE</span> <span class="caps">VIEWING</span> OF: Roberto Cuoghi, Camille Henrot, & Ragnar Kjar...</p>Wed, 25 Jun 2014 20:00:00 -0400Let us keep our own noonhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/let-us-keep-our-own-noon-2http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/let-us-keep-our-own-noon-2<p>Titled “Gnomons,” Horvitz’s presentation includes the work <em>Let us keep our own noon</em> , consisting of forty-seven handbells created through the remelting of a French church bell dating back to 1742. The work is activated by performers who, at local noon , collectively ring the bells and then disperse throughout the building and out onto the surrounding streets of the Museum. Referencing the bygon...</p>Sat, 21 Jun 2014 12:57:00 -0400Internet Subjects: #Uberwar and the "Sharing" Economyhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/internet-subjects-uberwar-and-the-sharing-economyhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/internet-subjects-uberwar-and-the-sharing-economy<p>This event is free with RSVP and will be livestreamed on rhizome.org.</p><p>“Internet Subjects” is a new series of flash panel conversations. Each takes a topic chosen just a week in advance in order to discuss emerging internet subjects and subjectivities in an engaging public forum. </p><p>This first event will focus on the social and political ramifications of the so-called sharing economy. There is a pro...</p>Thu, 19 Jun 2014 19:00:00 -0400Jeanine Oleson: Opera Premierehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/jeanine-oleson-opera-premiere-1http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/jeanine-oleson-opera-premiere-1<p><strong><span class="caps">THIS</span> <span class="caps">EVENT</span> IS <span class="caps">SOLD</span> <span class="caps">OUT</span>.</strong></p><p>Presented as part of &ldquo;Jeanine Oleson: Hear, Here.&rdquo;</p><p>The New Museum premieres an opera by Jeanine Oleson in conjunction with her exhibition “Hear, Here” . Beginning in a cave and ending on a mountain, the opera is presented in two acts that move paradoxically between absurd impossibility and a new terrain on which to voice agency.</p><p>During a five-month-long residency, Jeanine O...</p>Sat, 14 Jun 2014 15:00:00 -0400Jeanine Oleson: Opera Premierehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/jeanine-oleson-opera-premierehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/jeanine-oleson-opera-premiere<p><strong><span class="caps">THIS</span> <span class="caps">EVENT</span> IS <span class="caps">SOLD</span> <span class="caps">OUT</span>.</strong></p><p>Presented as part of &ldquo;Jeanine Oleson: Hear, Here.&rdquo;</p><p>The New Museum premieres an opera by Jeanine Oleson in conjunction with her exhibition “Hear, Here” . Beginning in a cave and ending on a mountain, the opera is presented in two acts that move paradoxically between absurd impossibility and a new terrain on which to voice agency.</p><p>During a five-month-long residency, Jeanine O...</p>Fri, 13 Jun 2014 19:00:00 -0400State of the Art Discussionhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/state-of-the-art-discussionhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/state-of-the-art-discussion<p>Join fellow Producers Council Members on June 9 at the home of New Museum Board President James Keith Brown and Eric Diefenbach for a conversation led by <strong>Johanna Burton</strong>, Keith Haring Director and Curator of Education and Public Engagement, about the roles that &#8220;traditional&#8221; musical forms can take within the contemporary art sphere. <strong>Joseph Keckler</strong> and <strong>Jeanine Oleson</strong> join Burton to discuss, among...</p>Mon, 09 Jun 2014 18:30:00 -0400New Museum Seminars: (Temporary) Collections of VOICEShttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/new-museum-seminars-temporary-collections-of-voiceshttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/new-museum-seminars-temporary-collections-of-voices<p>On Friday June 6, the inaugural group of participants of New Museum Seminars: Collections of Ideas will host an evening of discussions, interactive exercises, performances, and lectures coming out of the group’s investigations into the R&D <span class="caps">VOICE</span> Season thematic. The Seminars gather multidisciplinary thinkers together on a weekly basis at the New Museum to discuss pressing concerns related to ar...</p>Fri, 06 Jun 2014 18:00:00 -0400“Hear, Here” Gallery Sessions: Kelly Pratt: Live Aurihorn Performancehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/hear-here-gallery-sessions-kelly-pratt-live-aurihorn-performancehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/hear-here-gallery-sessions-kelly-pratt-live-aurihorn-performance<p>Presented in conjunction with “Hear, Here” and the spring R&D Season: VOICE. </p><p>“Hear, Here” Gallery Sessions is a series of public events that take place within the exhibition “Hear, Here” by Jeanine Oleson, presented in the Fifth Floor Gallery. The set and objects for an opera created by Oleson will be present during the run of the exhibition, forming an impromptu stage set and catalyst for this...</p>Thu, 05 Jun 2014 19:00:00 -0400Professional Development for Teachershttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/professional-development-for-teachers-at-the-new-museum-1http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/professional-development-for-teachers-at-the-new-museum-1<p>Join artist Jeanine Oleson and New Museum staff on Thursday June 5, for a professional development seminar for high school teachers related to Oleson’s exhibition “Hear, Here” at the New Museum, on view from April 23–July 6. </p><p>Jeanine Oleson is an artist whose practice incorporates interdisciplinary uses of photography, performance, film/video, and installation work. Challenging political and soc...</p>Thu, 05 Jun 2014 09:30:00 -0400Studio Visit: Richard Phillipshttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/studio-visit-richard-phillipshttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/studio-visit-richard-phillips<p>Join Gary Carrion-Murayari, Curator, at the studio of Richard Phillips, known for his strikingly distinctive paintings. Drawn from found imagery, his work deals with the marketability of man, his wishes, ideas, actions, identity, sexuality, politics, and desires. Phillips has exhibited his work in many individual and group exhibitions in the US and Europe, and is represented in collections of i...</p>Wed, 04 Jun 2014 19:00:00 -0400“Hear, Here” Gallery Sessions: Jaleh Mansoor: “Negative Articulation Toward Revolution"http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/hear-here-gallery-sessions-jaleh-mansoor-negative-articulation-toward-revolutionhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/hear-here-gallery-sessions-jaleh-mansoor-negative-articulation-toward-revolution<p>Presented in conjunction with “Hear, Here” and the spring R&D Season: VOICE. </p><p>“Hear, Here” Gallery Sessions is a series of public events that take place within the exhibition “Hear, Here” by Jeanine Oleson, presented in the Fifth Floor Gallery. The set and objects for an opera created by Oleson will be present during the run of the exhibition, forming an impromptu stage set and catalyst for this...</p>Sun, 01 Jun 2014 15:00:00 -0400Let us keep our own noonhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/let-us-keep-our-own-noon-1http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/let-us-keep-our-own-noon-1<p>Titled “Gnomons,” Horvitz’s presentation includes the work <em>Let us keep our own noon</em> , consisting of forty-seven handbells created through the remelting of a French church bell dating back to 1742. The work is activated by performers who, at local noon , collectively ring the bells and then disperse throughout the building and out onto the surrounding streets of the Museum. Referencing the bygon...</p>Sun, 01 Jun 2014 12:54:00 -0400“Hear, Here” Gallery Sessions: Cara Baldwin: “Human Microphone”http://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/hear-here-gallery-sessions-cara-baldwin-human-microphonehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/hear-here-gallery-sessions-cara-baldwin-human-microphone<p>Presented in conjunction with “Hear, Here” and the spring R&D Season: VOICE. </p><p>“Hear, Here” Gallery Sessions is a series of public events that take place within the exhibition “Hear, Here” by Jeanine Oleson, presented in the Fifth Floor Gallery. The set and objects for an opera created by Oleson will be present during the run of the exhibition, forming an impromptu stage set and catalyst for this...</p>Sat, 31 May 2014 15:00:00 -0400The Voice of Toby Newman: Joined by the M6 Vocal Ensemblehttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/the-voice-of-toby-newmanhttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/the-voice-of-toby-newman<p>Part of the spring 2014 R&D Season: VOICE</p><p>In conjunction with Jeanine Oleson’s exhibition “Hear, Here” , guest music curator <strong>Cori Ellison</strong> has organized a series of musical events exploring the possibilities of the operatic voice by placing it in nontraditional contexts. </p><p>Toby Newman is joined by members of the M6—Emily Eagen, Holly Nadal, and Sidney Chen—for a special concert of music by Meredith...</p>Fri, 30 May 2014 19:00:00 -0400_Bruce Nauman: The True Artist_ Book Launch and Conversation with Peter Plagens and Carlos Basualdohttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/bruce-nauman-the-true-artist-book-launch-and-conversation-with-peter-plagens-and-carlos-basualdohttp://www.newmuseum.org/calendar/view/bruce-nauman-the-true-artist-book-launch-and-conversation-with-peter-plagens-and-carlos-basualdo<p>This event brings Peter Plagens and Carlos Basualdo together in conversation to celebrate the release of <em>Bruce Nauman: The True Artist</em> by renowned writer, critic, and artist Peter Plagens, published by Phaidon Press. Bruce Nauman is one of the most innovative, provocative, and influential artists working today. Always questioning the role of the artist and the very definition of art, Nauman’s p...</p>Thu, 29 May 2014 19:00:00 -0400