Past Events

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Cabaret Cinema: Funny Face with Joan Juliet Buck – Fri., Apr. 24, 2015

World Happiness Report 2015 – Fri., Apr. 24, 2015

My Night with Philosophers – Fri., Apr. 24, 2015 - Sat., Apr. 25, 2015

Justice in Film: Jezebel (1938) – Fri., Apr. 24, 2015

Girls Write Now CHAPTERS Readings with Author Emily St. John Mandel – Fri., Apr. 24, 2015

Running Strong: Keys to Happy, Healthy, Successful Running for Life – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

Peter Coyote: The Rainman's Third Cure – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

Living Positive & Long-Term Surviving: An Artist Perspective – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

Eric Bogosian | Operation Nemesis – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

A Game of Their Own: Voices of Contemporary Women in Baseball – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

Sculpture in the Age of Donatello: Dr. David J. Drogin, Fashion Institute of Technology – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

Free Film: Dreaming Against the World | Chinese Artist Mu Xin – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

Graphic Storytelling: From Cuneiform Tablets to New York's New Pedestrian Maps – Thu., Apr. 23, 2015

Natural Born Heroes | Fun Run & Stage Show – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

Don't Think I've Forgotten: Cambodia’s Lost Rock and Roll – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

What We Got Wrong About Childhood (and What We Can Do About It) – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

Brainwave | Towards the Light: Leo Villareal + Ed Vessel – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

The Law of the Land: A Grand Tour of Our Constitutional Republic – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

Ritual and Spectacle in Franco’s Regime – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

Film: Mystery Monkeys of Shangri-La – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

Books at Noon: Chigozie Obioma – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

Rule, Britannia! British Painting from Hogarth to the Pre-Raphaelites: Past Perfect: The Pre-Raphaelite Brotherhood – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

Tishman Environment and Design Center Inaugural Earth Day Celebration – Wed., Apr. 22, 2015

David Brooks: On Character – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Renata Adler – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Eric Bogosian | Operation Nemesis: The Assassination Plot that Avenged the Armenian Genocide – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

@Macaulay Author Series Featuring Michael Schnayerson with Jonathan Alter – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Tribeca Talks: Secrecy & Power – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

TimesTalks: Claire Danes – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Myanmar's Moment: New Democracy at a Crossroads? – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Meet the Author | Listening to Stone: The Art and Life of Isamu Noguchi by Hayden Herrera – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

How Big Is the Universe? – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Artists on Artists Lecture Series: David Levine on Bruce Nauman – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

1965 Immigration Act 50 Years Later – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Roxana Robinson Talk | "Georgia O'Keeffe: The Life We Want" – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Heilbroner Memorial Lecture: Does Racism Make You Sick? – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Eat, Drink & Be Literary: Chris Ware – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

The New York Nobody Knows – Tue., Apr. 21, 2015

Where You Go Is Not Who You’ll Be: An Antidote to the College Admission Mania – Mon., Apr. 20, 2015

Tribeca Talks: Directors Series, Christopher Nolan with Bennett Miller – Mon., Apr. 20, 2015

New York Jewish Film Festival Presents | Artist Focus: Keren Cytter – Mon., Apr. 20, 2015

Fukushima: In Search of a Lost Future – Mon., Apr. 20, 2015

Kirker Butler: Pretty Ugly – Mon., Apr. 20, 2015

"Weird Al" Yankovic | Mad Magazine Guest Editor – Mon., Apr. 20, 2015

Redefining Preservation for the 21st Century: A Symposium – Mon., Apr. 20, 2015

Live Ideas | Anne Carson's Skywriting: A History – Sun., Apr. 19, 2015

Vile Servants of the Italians: The French Imitating Italian Music | Panel and Concert – Sun., Apr. 19, 2015

Neighborhoods of Brooklyn Lecture – Sun., Apr. 19, 2015

Historic House Tour: Behind the Dutch Doors – Sun., Apr. 19, 2015

On Elizabeth Bishop with Colm Tóibín – Sun., Apr. 19, 2015

Live Ideas | Noon-Time Talk Series: Vito Acconci WORD/ACT/SIGN/DE-SIGN – Sun., Apr. 19, 2015

Our Selves Are Intimate & Wide – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

New Chamber Ballet – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015 - Sun., Apr. 19, 2015

Halpern Operas Based on Sophocles – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Dzul Dance – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Playground: Photographs by James Mollison | Talk and Book Signing – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Where the Wild Books Are – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Sustainapalooza II: 2 Degrees Too Much – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Soho Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

First of the Season Walking Tour | Chinatown: A Walk through History – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Live Ideas | Noon-Time Talk Series: Marjorie Morrison Proactive Military Mental Health – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

The Landmark Dash – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Music, the Civil War, and American Memory – Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

New Chamber Ballet – Fri., Apr. 17, 2015 - Sat., Apr. 18, 2015

Halpern Operas Based on Sophocles – Fri., Apr. 17, 2015

TimesTalks—Edie Falco – Fri., Apr. 17, 2015

Live Ideas | Master Ren: Taijiquan Demonstration and Panel Featuring Lou Reed's DRONES – Fri., Apr. 17, 2015

Tribeca Talks Directors Series: George Lucas with Stephen Colbert – Fri., Apr. 17, 2015

Prize Prints: The Queen Sonja Print Award—Exhibition Opening – Fri., Apr. 17, 2015

Halpern Operas Based on Sophocles – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Paula Hayes: Gazing Globes Artist Talk – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Bethenny Frankel: I Suck at Relationships So You Don't Have To – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

The Walt Whitman Series: Junot Diaz – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Multimedia Artist Talk: Kehinde Wiley and DJ Spooky – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

"Freedom Between The Lines" with Gregory Rubano – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Mary Lawrence, a New York Sculptor and Her Fellow Artists in the Gilded Age – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Brooklyn Brewery's Blast! From the Past Dinner Party – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Back to the Beginning: Keetra Dean Dixon – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Playground: Photographs by James Mollison | Opening Reception – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Live Ideas: Laurie Anderson, Peter Bouteneff, James Jordan and William Robin Panel Discussion – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Peter Grose: A Good Place To Hide – Thu., Apr. 16, 2015

Sowing the Seeds of Hope: An Evening with Dr. Jane Goodall – Wed., Apr. 15, 2015

What We Got Wrong About Childhood (and What We Can Do About It) – Wed., Apr. 15, 2015

Why Not Say What Happened – Wed., Apr. 15, 2015

Documenting Hip Hop from Three Angles – Wed., Apr. 15, 2015

Live Ideas: Noon-Time Talk Series | Timothy Ferris Beyond Belief – Wed., Apr. 15, 2015

Books at Noon: Akhil Sharma – Wed., Apr. 15, 2015

Rule, Britannia! British Painting from Hogarth to the Pre-Raphaelites: J.M.W. Turner – Wed., Apr. 15, 2015

Secret Science Club: Visual Neuroscientist Susana Martinez-Conde – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Peter Singer Presents "The Most Good You Can Do" – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Ghosts of the Titanic Walking Tour – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Frédéric Lenoir + Alexandra Schwartz: What Is Happiness? – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

David Brooks: The Road to Depth – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Second Tuesday: Magic Box | Artist David Wojnarowicz – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Lincoln's Last Speech: Wartime Reconstruction and the Crisis of Reunion – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Jeff Greene of EverGreene Architectural Arts: "Beauty In The Details" – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Free Film: The King of Jokgu – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Eye to Eye: David Reed – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Colonel Louis Cook: Revolutionary War Hero – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

On the Circulation of the Book—The Early Reception of Harvey's De Motu Cordis – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

Sustainable Architecture: The Future of Design – Tue., Apr. 14, 2015

The Boxer's Dilemma: Cuban Loyalty or the American Dream – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

How to Take a Picture of a Black Hole: Building the Event Horizon Telescope – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

Forbidden Knowledge: Ethics and Experimentation in Science and Art – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

Women, Theater and the Holocaust – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

Carla Power + Sarita Choudhury | A Journey to the Heart of the Quran – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

The Brisket Sessions with Jake Silverstein, Editor in Chief of The New York Times Magazine – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

Dialogue and Discourse: Laurie Simmons and Lynne Tillman – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

Christopher Wool On His Work – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

Brunel: The Man Who Changed the World – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

Antoni Muntadas: "For A Project Methodology" – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

The Power of Love: Aida – Mon., Apr. 13, 2015

The Soundtrack Series: The Wizard of Oz in 3-D – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

Screening of a "Lost" Film: The House of Hate – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

Hispanic and Latin Musical Fanfares – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

Sunday Salon with Photographer Michael Halsband – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

MOCACITIZEN: Uncovering My Family Story with Amy Chin – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

Trinity Wall Street Poetry Festival Featuring Acclaimed Irish Poet Anne-Marie Fyfe – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

Workshop: Music and Dance from Myanmar – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

Individualism Gone Wild – Sun., Apr. 12, 2015

Music and Dance from Myanmar: Shwe Man Thabin Zat Pwe – Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

MOCAFILMS | Finding Samuel Lowe: From Harlem to China – Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

Conversation with an Android – Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

Rubin Museum Family Art Lab: Traditional Tibetan Felting – Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

LGBT Art Gallery Tour in Chelsea – Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

Historic New York: Old Croton Aqueduct Walking Tour – Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

Gotham on a Plate: Food and NYC—Day 2 – Sat., Apr. 11, 2015

Music and Dance from Myanmar: Shwe Man Thabin Zat Pwe – Fri., Apr. 10, 2015

Dior and I with Filmmaker Frédéric Tcheng in Person – Fri., Apr. 10, 2015

It's Hard Being Loved By Jerks – Fri., Apr. 10, 2015

Ethics and the Theater—The Price by Arthur Miller – Fri., Apr. 10, 2015

20th Rendez-Vous with French Cinema—CLOSE OF SHOW – Fri., Apr. 10, 2015

Gotham on a Plate: Food and NYC – Fri., Apr. 10, 2015

New York Scandia Symphony Plays Nielsen and Sibelius – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

Julia Louis-Dreyfus in Conversation with Frank Rich – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

The Grass Is Greener Where You Water It / Firebelly Design: Dawn Hancock, Will Miller & Nick Adam – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

The Center's Young Leaders Present Chely Wright – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

Shovels, Trowels, and More: Celebrating 35 Years of Professional Archaeologists of New York City (PANYC) – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

The Writing Lives Series | Colm Tóibín and Roy Foster in Conversation – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

Talk: Ghosts with Richard Eyre – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

Special Film Screening: Martha Edelheit's Hats, Bottles, and Bones – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

Obscura Society NY: Secrets & Treasures of the Livingston Masonic Library – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

Celebrating the 80th Anniversary of Social Research: An International Quarterly – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

Senator Elizabeth Warren – Thu., Apr. 9, 2015

National Geographic Live: Photojournalist Jodi Cobb – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

What We Got Wrong About Childhood (and What We Can Do About It) – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

Mariel Hemingway in Conversation with Judith Regan – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

"100 Years of Who's Who in Baseball" with Marty Appel and Doug Lyons – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

Toward Appomattox: The Last Gasp – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

Kehinde Wiley and Eugenie Tsai at the New York Public Library – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

Books at Noon: Tavis Smiley – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

Rule, Britannia! British Painting from Hogarth to the Pre-Raphaelites: John Constable and the Rise of the English Landscape – Wed., Apr. 8, 2015

Malcolm Gladwell in Conversation with Brian Grazer: Genius and Curiosity – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

Five Boroughs Food Talk: Street Food – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

Ralph Nader | Return to Sender: Unanswered Letters to the President, 2003-2014 – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

John Dubrow On His Work – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

Broadway Legend Abe Jacob—Sound Designer for Chorus Line, Chicago and Hair—Discusses His Craft – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

States of Division: Borders and Boundary-Formation in the Cold War and Beyond – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

Toms River: A Story of Science and Salvation – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

Streit's: Matzo and the American Dream – Tue., Apr. 7, 2015

Back on Broadway: Kristin Chenoweth and Peter Gallagher in Conversation – Mon., Apr. 6, 2015

Special Preview: The Road Within | Kyra Sedgwick Q&A – Mon., Apr. 6, 2015

Philip Glass: Words Without Music – Mon., Apr. 6, 2015

An Evening with Glen Keane and John Canemaker – Mon., Apr. 6, 2015

Verdi's Grand Opera: Don Carlo – Mon., Apr. 6, 2015

Artlab Presents: Art & Mystery in Brewing at Brooklyn Brewery – Mon., Apr. 6, 2015

Gallery Tour: In Profile – Sun., Apr. 5, 2015

The Forever Now: Contemporary Painting in an Atemporal World – Sun., Apr. 5, 2015

Elicit the Best: A Moral Commandment – Sun., Apr. 5, 2015

Poetry Meets Art – Sat., Apr. 4, 2015

Curator Talk, Basquiat: The Unknown Notebooks – Sat., Apr. 4, 2015

Chelsea Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Apr. 4, 2015

Dorothy Parker Upper West Side Walking Tour – Sat., Apr. 4, 2015

Ethics and the Film "Invasion of the Body Snatchers" (1956) – Fri., Apr. 3, 2015

A Coney Island Reader: Through Dizzy Gates of Illusion – Fri., Apr. 3, 2015

JANKA Opens – Thu., Apr. 2, 2015

Prof. Luke Gibbons on "Joyce’s Ghosts" – Thu., Apr. 2, 2015

Halsband Portraits—Opening Reception – Thu., Apr. 2, 2015

Learning from/in Latin America: Part One – Thu., Apr. 2, 2015

The Algonquin Kid: Adventures Growing Up at New York's Legendary Hotel – Thu., Apr. 2, 2015

What Everyone's Talking About: Dan Barber – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

Selected Shorts: April Foolery! – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

T. C. Boyle | The Harder They Come: A Novel – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

SciCafe: Why Walk on Two Legs? The Pros and Cons of Bipedalism – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

Miriam Pawel: The Crusades of Cesar Chavez – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

The Search for General Tso – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

The Naoshima Symbiosis for the Future: Art, Architecture and Nature – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

Moral Philosophy – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

Books at Noon: T.C. Boyle – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

Rule, Britannia! British Painting from Hogarth to the Pre-Raphaelites | Americans in London: History in the Making – Wed., Apr. 1, 2015

Dr. Julie Holland with Dr. Sanjay Gupta: Mind, Medicine and Media – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Tim Gunn in Conversation with Fern Mallis – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Debate: The President’s Constitutional Authority – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Our Cosmic Address – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Nietzche's Moustache. Or, The Imagination of Mechanical Reproduction in Rosemarie Trockel's Drawings – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Fathers on Screen—Korean Movie Night New York – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Duologues On Kawara: Emily Jacir and Nikos Papastergiadis – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Angela Dufresne On Her Work – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Vesalius Correcting Vesalius – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015

Screening of the Documentary "Liemba" & Panel Discussion – Tue., Mar. 31, 2015