Past Events

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Sleeping with Other People: Preview Screening and Q+A with Jason Sudeikis, Alison Brie and Leslye Headland – Thu., Sep. 3, 2015

LEIMAY Works: Arts in the Gardens | “Thresholds II” and “In Illo Tempore Vignettes" – Thu., Sep. 3, 2015

Newtown Creek Boat Tour – Thu., Sep. 3, 2015

MOCAFILMS: 9-Man – Thu., Sep. 3, 2015

Cursed Gemstones: Legend and History, an Illustrated Lecture – Wed., Sep. 2, 2015

Book Talk: Existentialism & Romantic Love – Tue., Sep. 1, 2015

Viaggio in Italia (Journey to Italy) Screening | Introduced by Isabella Rossellini – Mon., Aug. 31, 2015

MiN New York, Scent Stories: The Exhibit – Mon., Aug. 31, 2015

In the Land of the Shahs Exhibition Opening – Sun., Aug. 30, 2015

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art – Sun., Aug. 30, 2015

Conflict as Opportunity – Sun., Aug. 30, 2015

Waku Waku +NYC – Sun., Aug. 30, 2015

Myth, Magic & Michael Jackson: Illustrated Presentation and Michael Jackson Karaoke Birthday Party – Sat., Aug. 29, 2015

99 Objects: Loren Connors on Four Darks in Red by Mark Rothko – Sat., Aug. 29, 2015

Red Hen Press at P.S. Bookshop—52 Men Reading – Sat., Aug. 29, 2015

Casablanca Screening | Introduced by Pia Lindström and Isabella Rossellini – Sat., Aug. 29, 2015

Walking Tour: From Coffeehouses to Banquet Halls – Sat., Aug. 29, 2015

Waku Waku +NYC – Sat., Aug. 29, 2015

The Museum of Interesting Things: 16mm Circus Movie Night – Fri., Aug. 28, 2015

Astronomy on Deck – Fri., Aug. 28, 2015

MetFridays—Brush Marks – Fri., Aug. 28, 2015

MOCAFILMS: Lucky Chow Special Preview – Thu., Aug. 27, 2015

Mookie Wilson Charity Fundraiser to Benefit the Viscardi School – Thu., Aug. 27, 2015

Listening Party: Great South African Vocalists – Thu., Aug. 27, 2015

Kick Assonance Reading Series – Thu., Aug. 27, 2015

An Unlikely Union: The Love-Hate Story of New York's Irish and Italians – Thu., Aug. 27, 2015

Live Sculpting with Michael Evert: Architectural Digest's Editor-in-Chief Margaret Russell – Thu., Aug. 27, 2015

The Cause of All Nations: An International History of the American Civil War – Wed., Aug. 26, 2015

Gallery Talk: Gold and Goldworking in the Ancient Andes – Wed., Aug. 26, 2015

In the Company of Legends – Tue., Aug. 25, 2015

TimesTalks: Laverne Cox of "Orange is the New Black" – Tue., Aug. 25, 2015

Free Talks: Neil LaBute, Matthew Broderick, and Alice Eve (Dirty Weekend) – Tue., Aug. 25, 2015

Open Mic Nite in the Garden – Tue., Aug. 25, 2015

Dialogue & Studio: Hooked Rugs – Tue., Aug. 25, 2015

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with FunikiJam – Tue., Aug. 25, 2015

Gallery Tour | Revolution of the Eye: Modern Art and the Birth of American Television – Mon., Aug. 24, 2015

The Museum of Interesting Things—Secret Speakeasy Victrola A Go Go – Sun., Aug. 23, 2015

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art – Sun., Aug. 23, 2015

"Remembering the Future": Architecture at the 1964/65 New York World's Fair – Sun., Aug. 23, 2015

Urban Ecology Bike Tour – Sun., Aug. 23, 2015

The Tree of Knowledge: Celebrating the Roots of Humanism – Sun., Aug. 23, 2015

Obscura Society NY Presents: The Art of Cheating – Sat., Aug. 22, 2015 - Sun., Aug. 23, 2015

NY Premiere: Gurukulam – Sat., Aug. 22, 2015

Gallery Talks: Gesture and Meaning in Greek and Roman Art – Sat., Aug. 22, 2015

The Iron Ministry Screening with Filmmaker Introduction and Q&A – Fri., Aug. 21, 2015

Gallery Talk: MetFridays—Near Misses – Fri., Aug. 21, 2015

The Weird West Village: From Poe to Lovecraft – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

Book Party for The Zombie of Great Peru – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

Sailors and Floosies: Sexuality and Queer Identity in American Art – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

Katrina: After the Flood – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

Figure Drawing: "Sneakers & Sketches" – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

Carl Nielsen & Jean Sibelius 150th Anniversary Concert with Thomas Storm & Tanya Gabrielian – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

MOCACITIZEN: APA Trivia Night – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

Learn to Make Mozzarella…on a Boat! – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

BLAST! From the Past: A Dinner Party Series | #3 Flappers, Fringes and Fast Cars – Thu., Aug. 20, 2015

The Embalmed Head of Oliver Cromwell: A Memoir | An Illustrated Lecture with Mark Hartzman – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

The Quay Brothers & Christopher Nolan in Conversation – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

Slice Harvester: A Memoir in Pizza – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

Ceremony: The Shamans of Northern Mongolia | Screening and Q&A – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

Benjamin Moser on "The Complete Stories" by Clarice Lispector – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

1920: The Year that Made the Decade Roar – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

New York City Landmarks – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

Word for Word: Dr. Ruth K. Westheimer – Wed., Aug. 19, 2015

Secret Science Club: Neuroscientist Gregory Petsko – Tue., Aug. 18, 2015

Reel Pieces with Annette Insdorf: Preview Screening of “Learning to Drive” with Actors Patricia Clarkson and Sir Ben Kingsley – Tue., Aug. 18, 2015

Red Hen Press at Bryant Park – Tue., Aug. 18, 2015

Joseph Stiglitz on the Crisis in Greece – Tue., Aug. 18, 2015

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Suzi Shelton – Tue., Aug. 18, 2015

Onstage Outlaws: Mae West and Texas Guinan – Mon., Aug. 17, 2015

Life Along the Curb: Inside the Department of Sanitation of New York – Mon., Aug. 17, 2015

Coming Home: Screening and Discussion of Little Dieter Needs to Fly – Mon., Aug. 17, 2015

Audubon Summer EcoCruise – Sun., Aug. 16, 2015

Saint Florian Gowanus Pageant, Procession and Variety Show – Sun., Aug. 16, 2015

Screening: The New Rijksmuseum – Sun., Aug. 16, 2015

Jazz Trolley Tour – Sun., Aug. 16, 2015

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art – Sun., Aug. 16, 2015

Play and Purpose: or, Exuberance and Ethics – Sun., Aug. 16, 2015

Drunk TED Talks: Take Level Midnight – Sat., Aug. 15, 2015 - Sun., Aug. 16, 2015

Listening to Mozart: Free Panel Discussion – Sat., Aug. 15, 2015

Summer Streets Tour | Between the Clocks: Park Avenue South From Grand Central to Union Square – Sat., Aug. 15, 2015

Exhibition Tour—The Royal Hunt: Courtly Pursuits in Indian Art – Fri., Aug. 14, 2015

Storefront for Art and Architecture: Measure OPENING – Thu., Aug. 13, 2015

The Guardians: The League of Nations and the Crisis of Empire – Thu., Aug. 13, 2015

Eldridge Street After Hours Building Tour & Wine Reception – Thu., Aug. 13, 2015

My Grandfather Was the Nazi From Schindler's List – Thu., Aug. 13, 2015

The Man Who Would Not Be Washington: Robert E. Lee's Civil War and His Decision That Changed American History – Wed., Aug. 12, 2015

Free Talks: Jimmy Chin and Elizabeth Chai Vasarhelyi (Meru) – Wed., Aug. 12, 2015

Tour the Off-Limits Woolworth Building with Untapped Cities SOLD OUT – Wed., Aug. 12, 2015

Word for Word: Al Roker & The Great Gulf Hurricane of 1900 – Wed., Aug. 12, 2015

Mapping Brooklyn: An Artists Panel – Tue., Aug. 11, 2015

Democratic Art: The New Deal's Influence on American Culture – Tue., Aug. 11, 2015

Astronomy Live: Visiting Pluto and Friends in the 21st Century SOLD OUT – Tue., Aug. 11, 2015

The Academy of American Poets Summer Reading Series – Tue., Aug. 11, 2015

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Rolie Polie Guacamole – Tue., Aug. 11, 2015

Man Eater: The Life and Legend of an American Cannibal | Illustrated Lecture and Book Party with Harold Schechter – Mon., Aug. 10, 2015

Felicia Day with Lev Grossman: You're Never Weird on the Internet (Almost) SOLD OUT – Mon., Aug. 10, 2015

Unknown Museums of Upstate New York: A Guide to 50 Treasures – Mon., Aug. 10, 2015

Audubon Summer EcoCruise – Sun., Aug. 9, 2015

Screening: The New Rijksmuseum – Sun., Aug. 9, 2015

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art – Sun., Aug. 9, 2015

POW! First Cultural Programs on the Mary A. Whalen in Five Years! – Sun., Aug. 9, 2015

Who Do You Think You Are? – Sun., Aug. 9, 2015

Claudia Schreier & Company SOLD OUT – Sat., Aug. 8, 2015

Gallery Talk: Gold and Goldworking in the Ancient Andes – Sat., Aug. 8, 2015

Brooklyn Summer Shakespeare-ience: The Taming of the Shrew – Sat., Aug. 8, 2015

The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland – Sat., Aug. 8, 2015

POW! First Cultural Programs on the Mary A. Whalen in Five Years! – Sat., Aug. 8, 2015

Cabaret Cinema: The Face of Another – Fri., Aug. 7, 2015

The Undefeated Mind: Constructing an Indestructible Self – Fri., Aug. 7, 2015

MetFridays—Touch but Don't Touch: Illusions of Texture in Painting – Fri., Aug. 7, 2015

Panel Discussion: Creating Evidence: Art and LGBTQ Rights at the Brooklyn Museum. – Thu., Aug. 6, 2015

The Politics of Preservation – Thu., Aug. 6, 2015

Open Sessions Performances – Thu., Aug. 6, 2015

Broadway the Street – Thu., Aug. 6, 2015

Gowanus Canal Boat Tour – Thu., Aug. 6, 2015

The Future Is Whatever – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

The Big Quiet: Sunset Mass Meditation – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Plaza Swing Series: Regional de New York – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Fortune’s Fool: The Life of John Wilkes Booth – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Book Launch: The Book of Luke: My Fight for Truth, Justice, and Liberty City by Luther Campbell – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Lama Surya Das: My Tibetan Lamas – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Interfaith Peace Gathering Commemorating the 70th Anniversary of Hiroshima and Nagasaki – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Free Talks: Salma Hayek (Kahlil Gibran’s The Prophet) – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Bronx: The Ultimate Guide to New York City's Beautiful Borough – Wed., Aug. 5, 2015

Eye of the Beholder: Johannes Vermeer, Antoni van Leeuwenhoek, and the Reinvention of Seeing – Tue., Aug. 4, 2015

Stomp, Clap, and Sing with Shira Kobren – Tue., Aug. 4, 2015

Booze & Books: Ten Thousand Saints Special Preview Screening – Mon., Aug. 3, 2015

Noxious New York: Race, Class and Garbage – Mon., Aug. 3, 2015

Humanform Letterform | Free Lecture – Mon., Aug. 3, 2015

Audubon Summer EcoCruise – Sun., Aug. 2, 2015

Tour of Dead Horse Bay with Will Ellis – Sun., Aug. 2, 2015

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art – Sun., Aug. 2, 2015

Champions of Dignity: Humanism in Ferguson and Beyond – Sun., Aug. 2, 2015

La Monte Young: "The Second Dream of the High-Tension Line Stepdown Transformer" from "The Four Dreams of China" – Sat., Aug. 1, 2015

The Secrets of Walt Disney's Movie Magic: A John Canemaker Lecture and Screening of Fantasia – Sat., Aug. 1, 2015

Target First Saturdays at the Brooklyn Museum FREE – Sat., Aug. 1, 2015

Chinatown: A Walk Through History – Sat., Aug. 1, 2015

A Celebration of the Life of Geoffrey Holder – Sat., Aug. 1, 2015

Brooklyn Small Press Flea – Sat., Aug. 1, 2015

SLOW/DOWN/TOWN – Fri., Jul. 31, 2015

Hearst Fellows Symposium: Opening of the Erie Canal, the Election of Andrew Jackson & More – Fri., Jul. 31, 2015

Jewels of Allah: The Untold Story of Women in Iran – Thu., Jul. 30, 2015

Ellen Levitt’s "Walking Manhattan" Book Launch Celebration – Thu., Jul. 30, 2015

Writing War – Thu., Jul. 30, 2015

How Rand Connected the Dots: When the European Avant Garde Met American Commercial Design – Thu., Jul. 30, 2015

99 Objects: Virginia Overton on the Whitney’s Building by Renzo Piano – Thu., Jul. 30, 2015

Nordic Noir: Look of a Killer/Tappajan näköinen mies – Thu., Jul. 30, 2015

The Gothic Sensibility: Victorian "Gloomths" & the Contemporary "Death Curious" | An Illustrated Lecture with Romany Reagan – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Listen to Me Marlon: In-Person Event – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Common Shade: Catherine Gallant on Isadora Duncan’s Dances of Mourning – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

The Cost of Courage – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Shamanic Power Animal Workshop – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Plaza Swing Series: Nu D'Lux – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Nordic Noir: Look of a Killer/Tappajan näköinen mies – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Jami Attenberg Reading & Book Signing – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Agora | Art Today Discussions – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Building Conversation: A Real Estate Symposium – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

Word for Word: Colin Quinn – Wed., Jul. 29, 2015

The Grand Tour of the Universe – Tue., Jul. 28, 2015

Introduction to Fun with Friedman’s Fables – Tue., Jul. 28, 2015

An Evening with Bryan Stevenson – Tue., Jul. 28, 2015

Dialogue & Studio: Chalkware – Tue., Jul. 28, 2015

The End of the Tour: A Conversation with Jason Segel – Mon., Jul. 27, 2015

Director/Screenwriter Neil LaBute in Person: The Third Man – Mon., Jul. 27, 2015

Dylan Goes Electric! From New York to Newport – Mon., Jul. 27, 2015

Jim J's Jukebox: The Great American Songbook, from Vaudeville to Tin Pan Alley; from Broadway to Hollywood – Mon., Jul. 27, 2015

Sofijazz Quintet Live at the 55 Bar – Sun., Jul. 26, 2015

Audubon Summer EcoCruise – Sun., Jul. 26, 2015

Remnants of Penn Station Tour – Sun., Jul. 26, 2015

An Ethical Humanist Philosophy – Sun., Jul. 26, 2015

NINE: A Night to Remember – Sat., Jul. 25, 2015 - Sun., Jul. 26, 2015

The Art and Culture of Central Harlem – Sat., Jul. 25, 2015

Walking Tour: From Coffeehouses to Banquet Halls – Sat., Jul. 25, 2015

Albert Oehlen: Home and Garden | Contemporary Painting Symposium – Sat., Jul. 25, 2015

MetFridays—Conversation with an Educator: Pierre Huyghe's Human Mask, Modern and Contemporary Art – Fri., Jul. 24, 2015

Warrior of Hope | Photographic Essay | Opening Reception – Fri., Jul. 24, 2015

Arthur Browne in Conversation with Eric Adams – Thu., Jul. 23, 2015

Writers and Artists Respond: Alexander Tochilovsky – Thu., Jul. 23, 2015

Learn to Make Mozzarella…on a Boat! – Thu., Jul. 23, 2015

Live Sculpting with Michael Evert: Anna Sui – Thu., Jul. 23, 2015

Nordic Noir: Look of a Killer/Tappajan näköinen mies – Thu., Jul. 23, 2015

Scientific Controversy: Is Reality Beautiful? – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Plaza Swing Series: Brain Cloud – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Nordic Noir: Look of a Killer/Tappajan näköinen mies – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

After Hours Tour at Eldridge Street Synagogue – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

The Edge Becomes the Center: An Oral History of Gentrification in the 21st Century – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Uptown Bounce: Summer Nights at 104th and Fifth Kick Off – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Panel Discussion: Scenic Landmarks: Planning, Preservation and Programming – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Jonathan Galassi Reading & Book Signing – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Iran and the U.S.: After the Nuclear Deal – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Agora | Art Today Discussions – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Romance Author Panel with Robyn Carr, Meredith Wild, Elizabeth Hoyt & More – Wed., Jul. 22, 2015

Sousou & Maher Cissoko – Tue., Jul. 21, 2015

Panel Discussion: Muscle Shoals with Donnie Fritts, David Hood, Patterson Hood, Jimmy Johnson, Bettye LaVette and John Paul White – Tue., Jul. 21, 2015

What to Expect When the Fed's Expecting (To Raise Interest Rates) | Filmmaker Jim Bruce – Tue., Jul. 21, 2015

Introduction to Fun with Friedman’s Fables – Tue., Jul. 21, 2015

Astronomy Live: Deep Sky Scavenger Hunt – Tue., Jul. 21, 2015

Is Preservation Elitist? – Mon., Jul. 20, 2015

Audubon Summer EcoCruise – Sun., Jul. 19, 2015

Art Show: Cotton by the Sea – Sun., Jul. 19, 2015 - Mon., Jul. 20, 2015