Past Events

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Gems: A Storytelling Show and Mic – Wed., Jul. 27, 2016

The Great Divide: The Conflict between Washington and Jefferson That Defined America, Then and Now – Wed., Jul. 27, 2016

JSTOR Presents | Dying Onstage: Real and Imaginary Deaths in Live Performance – Wed., Jul. 27, 2016

How to Start an Art Collection – Wed., Jul. 27, 2016

Gail Carriger presents IMPRUDENCE with Leanna Renee Hieber – Wed., Jul. 27, 2016

Book Launch: The End of White Christian America – Wed., Jul. 27, 2016

The Emergence of Sexuality: Foucault, Sexual Identities, and the Modern Self // Part 2 – Tue., Jul. 26, 2016

One Night University: Jewish Politics and Family – Tue., Jul. 26, 2016

AMNH Presents: Grand Tour of the Universe SOLD OUT – Tue., Jul. 26, 2016

Trivia Night Hosted by The Bowery Boys – Tue., Jul. 26, 2016

The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered – Tue., Jul. 26, 2016

BookClub | About Love and Other Stories by Anton Chekhov – Tue., Jul. 26, 2016

Brazil Screening + Jonathan Pryce Appearance/Q&A – Mon., Jul. 25, 2016

Reel Food Screening & Discussion: Fed Up – Mon., Jul. 25, 2016

Re: Zoning | 100 Years of Shaping the Future of New York – Mon., Jul. 25, 2016

American Daredevil: The Extraordinary Life of Richard Halliburton, the World’s First Celebrity Travel Writer – Mon., Jul. 25, 2016

Respiration – Mon., Jul. 25, 2016

Fini Italian Dance Festival – Sun., Jul. 24, 2016

The Museum of Interesting Things Back to the Futurist! Secret Speakeasy – Sun., Jul. 24, 2016

Jazz Vespers – Sun., Jul. 24, 2016 - Mon., Jul. 25, 2016

Coffee and Conversation: Avery Robinson – Sun., Jul. 24, 2016

The Wikimedia Commons and Free Education – Sun., Jul. 24, 2016

The Series: Vol. 1, Presented by Ballet Inc. – Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

Martin Creed Curatorial Talks – Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

Untapped Cities Tour: The Remnants of Dutch New Amsterdam, Tracing the Castello Plan – Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

From Forest Hills: Birthplace of Punk to Rock Rock Rockaway Beach – Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

Bushwick Brooklyn Gallery Tour – Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

Walk the Gowanus with a Local Author – Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

Calvary Cemetery Walking Tour – Sat., Jul. 23, 2016

AMNH Presents: Evening Bat Walks in Central Park – Fri., Jul. 22, 2016

The Print Shop: Screenprinting with Kayrock – Fri., Jul. 22, 2016

Free Music Fridays – Fri., Jul. 22, 2016

Transit Etiquette, Or How I Learned to Stop Spitting and Step Aside in 25 Languages: Gallery Talk – Fri., Jul. 22, 2016

MADE IN NYC: The Reinvention of Local Manufacturing – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Across The Universe: Travels in Space, Time, and Wonder – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Viva Virginie: A Bye Bye Blondie Launch Party – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Sense and Sensuality: Bay Area Feminist Filmmaking of the 1980s – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Moholy-Nagy: Optical Sound – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Mary Hogan on "The Woman in the Photo" – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Film: "T-Rex" at the Brooklyn Museum – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Female Freaks: Sex, Science & Sideshow – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

This Is How We Do It Masterpieces & Curiosities: The Fictional Portrait – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Rome on the Cusp of the Modern Era: 1849–1870 – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Flex Your Memory to Master Names and Faces – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

FAST | Reimagining Traffic in New York City – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

After Hours Micro Walking Tour of Eldridge Street – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

2016 Intrepid Summer Movie Series: Galaxy Quest – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Summer DJ Boom Box Residencies: Mursi Layne – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Gourmet Food Circle—Lucky Rice Cookbook Talk, Tasting, and Book Signing – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

Author Ed Hamilton: "The Chintz Age" – Thu., Jul. 21, 2016

A Night of Words and Music with Patti Smith, Lenny Kaye, and Tony Shanahan – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Sarah Andersen: Adulthood is a Myth – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Person Place Thing—Live Taping with Paul Rudnick and Randy Cohen – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Levitation as Performance Art: The Strange Case of St. Joseph of Cupertino, with Author Michael Grosso – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Amy Whitaker on "Art Thinking" – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

See You in the Streets – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Book Talk | Manisha Sinha on The Slaves Cause: A History of Abolition – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

1941: Fighting the Shadow War: A Divided America in a World at War – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Agora: Will Everyone Be an Artist? – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

Uniformity – Wed., Jul. 20, 2016

The Myth of Women & Madness: Sylvia Plath & Zelda Fitzgerald – Tue., Jul. 19, 2016

The History of Science: The Industrial Revolution – Tue., Jul. 19, 2016

Celebrating Cantor Joseph Malovany – Tue., Jul. 19, 2016

Part II: Manifesto Series: In Our Time – The Sharing Movement – Tue., Jul. 19, 2016

AMNH Presents: Come Fly with The MARSBAND – Tue., Jul. 19, 2016

Magic and Loss: The Internet as Art – Tue., Jul. 19, 2016

The Masters of Social Gastronomy Present: Barbecue at the Old Stone House – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Mason Brothers Quintet: "Efflorescence" Album Release – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

One Day University | Hamilton vs. Jefferson: The Rivalry That Shaped the Nation – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Insects, Arachnids and Reptiles Petting Zoo – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Courtney Act + Tim Pychyl: Procrastination – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Books Beneath the Bridge with Emma Straub and Rumaan Alam – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Yiddish Theater’s Legacy in American Performance – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

The Presidency: A Return to Dynasty? – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Songs from a Lost World: Singing as Resistance and Renewal in New York, 1948 – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Reel Food Screening & Discussion: Food, Inc. – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Up!: Manhood, Democratic Medicine, and Walt Whitman's Secret Health Writings – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Piper Kerman Keynote and Book Signing at COA 2016 Conference – Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Paranormal Investigation – Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Difficult People Talk & Advance Screening with Julie Klausner & Billy Eichner moderated by Caryn James – Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Jazz Vespers – Sun., Jul. 17, 2016 - Mon., Jul. 18, 2016

Grand Victorian Garden Tea Party – Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Block Party 2016 – Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Stitching Through Time – Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Obscura Society NY: From Sunshine to Shadow – Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Intrepid Space & Science Festival: Public Service Broadcasting – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

TENDER MERCIES: Songs and Stories From Our American Roots – North/South: Minton Sparks & Kevin Kling – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Hawthorne, Sousa, America, & You! – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Haunting Histories and Legends of Astoria – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Bridgman|Packer Dance: Voyeur and Remembering What Never Happened – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Party Like It’s 1865: Spend the Evening at Niblo’s Pleasure Garden of Old-Time New York – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Tour and Wine Tasting at Rooftop Reds, the World’s First Rooftop Vineyard – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Potluck Culture – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016 - Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Martin Creed Curatorial Talks – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

3rd Annual CONVERSATION DAY in Bryant Park – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Masters in Modern Art Lecture Series: Giorgio de Chirico – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Special 3D Events with Gerald Marks – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Obscura Society NY: Coney Island Creek Excursion – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Mind, Mood and Happiness: Transforming the Self – Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

Intrepid Space & Science Festival: Public Service Broadcasting – Fri., Jul. 15, 2016

Art After Dark – Fri., Jul. 15, 2016 - Sat., Jul. 16, 2016

TENDER MERCIES: Songs and Stories From Our American Roots – North/South: Minton Sparks & Kevin Kling – Fri., Jul. 15, 2016

AMNH Presents: Evening Bat Walks in Central Park – Fri., Jul. 15, 2016

Robert Aiki Aubrey Lowe: Levitation Praxis Pt. 4 – Fri., Jul. 15, 2016

Summer Night – Fri., Jul. 15, 2016

Occasions and Other Occurrences Hosted by Isabel Lewis – Fri., Jul. 15, 2016

Elevator Repair Service: Measure for Measure—A Reading and Talk with Director John Collins – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

To Die Is to Become: Death and the Self in the Philosophy of Foucault – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Liberalism and the Good Life – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Bridgman|Packer Dance: Voyeur and Remembering What Never Happened – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Sharing Models: Manhattanisms OPENING – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Lost Rockers: From the Team Behind Cult Classic American Hardcore – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Goth 101: A History of the Postpunk and Goth Subculture, 1978-1992 – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Five Artists: Billbobbillbillbob – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Book Launch: An Innocent Fashion by R.J. Hernández in Conversation with Christine Reilly – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

BK: Rob Sheffield Presents ON BOWIE (A Listening Party) with Amanda Petrusich – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

"Down On The Korner" with Mark Rosenman & Howie Karpin – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Timescapes: Capturing 400 Years of History in 28 Minutes – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Markets of Provence: Food, Antiques, Crafts, and More – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Choour Kaloon, Poetic Abstraction – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016 - Sun., Aug. 7, 2016

AMNH Presents: What Are You Made Of? The Reveal Event – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

2016 Intrepid Summer Movie Series | Star Trek IV: The Voyage Home – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016

Intrepid Museum's Space & Science Festival – Thu., Jul. 14, 2016 - Sun., Jul. 17, 2016

Black Holes & Dark Matter – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Bridgman|Packer Dance: Voyeur and Remembering What Never Happened – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Tong Wars: The Untold Story of Vice, Money, and Murder in New York's Chinatown – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

The Magical History Tour: Nostalgia as the Dominant Cultural Trend of the Late 1960s – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Intro to Numerology – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

How the Manifestations of Medical Diagnoses Have Shaped the Art World – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Henry Clay: America’s Greatest Statesman – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Book Launch: The Big Book of Science Fiction by Jeff and Ann Vandermeer in Conversation with Isaac Fitzgerald – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Bialystoker the Beautiful – A Special Evening Event – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

The Four Seasons: Past and Future – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Jane Jacobs Commemorative Lecture – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

How to See the World: An Introduction to Images, from Self-Portraits to Selfies, Maps to Movies, and More – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

The Big Quiet—A Meditation in Central Park – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Iris Smyles, Author of Dating Tips for the Unemployed – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

In Search of Mozart – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

He Spoke to Us: Discerning God in People and Events – An Evening with Fr. George Rutler – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Hands-on Introduction to Sewing Workshop – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Agora: How Will Art Survive Us? – Wed., Jul. 13, 2016

Hamlet, The Joker, and George R.R. Martin: Radical Nihilism – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

TimesTalks: Viggo Mortensen SOLD OUT – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

The Thing That Knowledge Can't Eat: Engaging the Power of Archetypes and Deities for Radical Transformation/Exploring the Seven Souls – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

Obscura Society NY: LICHenge - A Celebration of Astronomical Proportions – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

Marianne Williamson Lecture & Book-Signing in NYC: Tears to Triumph—The Spiritual Journey from Suffering to Enlightenment – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

Cage Encounters: From the Merce Cunningham Sound Archive – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

Book Launch: Wear and Tear by Tracy Tynan in Conversation with Cintra Wilson – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

AMNH Presents: Manhattanhenge – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

"Ask Polly Live": Heather Havrilesky Presents How to Be a Person In the World – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

TOON Talk | From The New Yorker to Kids’ Comics – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

An Evening with Ori Gersht and Zineb Sedira – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

American, Female, and Muslim – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

A Forgotten Syndrome: Vietnam, Memory, and America's Wars in the Middle East – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

Tracing the Afterlives of Communism in Contemporary Art from Eastern Europe/Ksenia Nouril – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

Trinity Church Pop-Up Exhibit #2: Alexander Hamilton, Churchman – Tue., Jul. 12, 2016

People Doing Math Live! – Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

"SModcast" Live with Kevin Smith – Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

Cheryl Lu-Lien Tan on "Sarong Party Girls" – Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

The Presidency: A Return to Dynasty? – Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

Reel Food Screening & Discussion: King Corn – Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

Children of Monsters: An Inquiry into the Sons and Daughters of Dictators – Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

The History of Scotch Whisky – Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

Screening of Feature Documentary "Vince Giordano—There's a Future in the Past" – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016

Jazz Vespers – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016 - Mon., Jul. 11, 2016

Walking Tour // Sound and the City: Artists Max Neuhaus and Janet Cardiff – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016

Obscura Society NY: Historical Carousel Crawl – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016

Roundtable on Visualizing Warm Data – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016

World's Fair History Tour – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016

Helping Each Other to Change for a World of Justice in Peace – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016

GREEEN-WOOD'S DESIGNING WITH TREES – Sun., Jul. 10, 2016

The Peace Train Concert in NYC – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Drunk TED Talks: Work Work Work – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Martin Creed Curatorial Talks – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Insider Tour of the American Irish Historical Society – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Displacement, Desplazamiento | Meghan Keane, Jill Conner, Jonathan Goodman, Sebastián Ramírez Hernández | Art and Literature Series Event – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Masters in Modern Art Lecture Series: Picasso – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Africa Salon: Disguise at the Brookyn Museum POSTPONED DUE TO A.C. FAILURE – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Folly 2016: Sticks OPENING – Sat., Jul. 9, 2016

Pioneer Works Presents Gary Lucas "The Goddess" – Fri., Jul. 8, 2016

AMNH Presents: Evening Bat Walks in Central Park – Fri., Jul. 8, 2016

Surrealism and Alchemy: More Than Just a Pretty Picture – Fri., Jul. 8, 2016

Lizzi Bougatsos: The Last Hope – Fri., Jul. 8, 2016

In High Esteem: A Guided Game of Curation – Fri., Jul. 8, 2016

Occasions and Other Occurrences Hosted by Isabel Lewis – Fri., Jul. 8, 2016

Afro-Latino Festival NYC 2016 Day 1 – Fri., Jul. 8, 2016

Wish You Were Here: Travel in American Art – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

Truth Tellers and Trouble Makers in Paris' Jazz Age – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

Flying Saucers Are Real: An Evening of Extraterrestrial Show and Tell with Journalist Mark Jacobson and Jack Womack – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

Ashton Applewhite on "This Chair Rocks" – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

An Introduction to Sichuan Cuisine – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

The New Yiddish Kitchen: Grain- and Gluten-free Jewish Recipes for the Holidays and Every Day – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

Sorrows & Promises: Greenwich Village in the 1960s – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

Obscura Society NY: NYAM Series "Medical Photography" – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

Brownstone Brooklyn: Pioneers in the Gentrification Movement – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

Alexander Hamilton: Spymaster – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

A Man’s Urgent Question: How Can I Be Both Critical and Kind? – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

2016 Intrepid Summer Movie Series: Star Trek (2009) – Thu., Jul. 7, 2016

A History of New York City Transportation: From Horsecars to Helicopters – Wed., Jul. 6, 2016

The Other Side of Genius: Interdisciplinary Artists in the Jazz Age – Wed., Jul. 6, 2016