Past Events

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The Wind Up – Thu., Nov. 20, 2014

Towards Life: Reviving Jewish Life in Contemporary Poland – Thu., Nov. 20, 2014

Sherry: The Wine World’s Best Kept Secret - Talk and Tasting – Thu., Nov. 20, 2014

Finding Found Type: The Alphabet Sleuths – Thu., Nov. 20, 2014

El Greco: Spirit and Paradox – Thu., Nov. 20, 2014

Teenage Diaries Revisited LIVE Hosted by Robert Krulwich – Wed., Nov. 19, 2014

Masters of Social Gastronomy Presents: All-American Pie – Wed., Nov. 19, 2014

Reel Pieces with Annette Insdorf: Conversation with Al Pacino and Special Guest, Director Barry Levinson – Wed., Nov. 19, 2014

The Forgotten Depression of 1921 – Wed., Nov. 19, 2014

Tenement Talks: Orphan Train & My Notorious Life – Wed., Nov. 19, 2014

Fashion Talks: threeASFOUR's Gabi Asfour in Conversation with Kim Jenkins – Wed., Nov. 19, 2014

Valentino in Conversation with Fern Mallis – Tue., Nov. 18, 2014

Jacques Lacan Workshop in NYC – Tue., Nov. 18, 2014

Darcey Steinke in Conversation with Rick Moody – Tue., Nov. 18, 2014

Leaders in War: Napoleon – Tue., Nov. 18, 2014

Ebola, How New York Hospitals Brace for Pandemics – Tue., Nov. 18, 2014

Seriously Entertaining: A Literary Cabaret – Mon., Nov. 17, 2014

Reel Pieces with Annette Insdorf: Preview Screening of "The Imitation Game" with Benedict Cumberbatch Live on Stage – Mon., Nov. 17, 2014

An Evening with Darren Aronofsky, Patti Smith and Noah – Mon., Nov. 17, 2014

Acclaimed Le Cirque Executive Chef, Raphael Francois, Discusses His Craft in the Next General Society Artisan Lecture on Tuesday, November 18th at 6:30PM – Mon., Nov. 17, 2014

On Ludwig Von Beethoven with Jan Swafford – Mon., Nov. 17, 2014

Juilliard Dance: New Dances – Sun., Nov. 16, 2014 - Mon., Nov. 17, 2014

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art! – Sun., Nov. 16, 2014

People, Art — & How Much Meaning? – Sat., Nov. 15, 2014

LGBT Art Gallery Tour in Chelsea – Sat., Nov. 15, 2014

Eighth Annual Children's Book Fair – Sat., Nov. 15, 2014

This Must Be the Place: Creative Enterprise in a New Economy – Sat., Nov. 15, 2014

Ohad Naharin – Fri., Nov. 14, 2014

Marathon Reading of Moby-Dick, Or, The Whale – Fri., Nov. 14, 2014 - Sun., Nov. 16, 2014

Alejandro Vigilante: iPop: Social Commentary – Fri., Nov. 14, 2014 - Wed., Dec. 10, 2014

WORKSHOP: Icons: Study & Design – Fri., Nov. 14, 2014

The Andy Cohen Diaries: A Deep Look at a Shallow Year – Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

Wish You Were Here: Gertrude Stein – Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

Celebrating the Verrazano-Narrows Bridge: A Conversation with Gay Talese – Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

A Tale of Two Fonts (and two very similar fonts) – Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

Handmaking Luxury - Challenges to Artisan Enterprise Development – Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

El Greco: Spirit and Paradox – Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

Art Off the Wall: Crossing Brooklyn – Thu., Nov. 13, 2014

Special Event: "A Baseball Life" with Bill Giles and author John Lord – Wed., Nov. 12, 2014

Tenement Talks: The Lowline – Wed., Nov. 12, 2014

Last Mission to Hubble – Wed., Nov. 12, 2014

Masterworks at the Met: Mannerism’s Perverse Beauty – Wed., Nov. 12, 2014

Alicia Keys, Blue Moon: From the Journals of Mama Mae and LeeLee – Wed., Nov. 12, 2014

Double Take XI – Wed., Nov. 12, 2014

Tom Brokaw - The Collapse: The Accidental Opening of the Berlin Wall – Tue., Nov. 11, 2014

Uptown Showdown Comedy Debate: Family vs Friends – Tue., Nov. 11, 2014

Downtown Italian: Demonstration, Talk & Tasting – Tue., Nov. 11, 2014

Victorian Exhibition Ceramics – Tue., Nov. 11, 2014

Tinseltown: Madness, Morphine and Murder at the Dawn of the Movies – Tue., Nov. 11, 2014

Helsinki Noir Book Launch & Panel – Tue., Nov. 11, 2014

Dan Menaker - Tales from a Life in Words – Tue., Nov. 11, 2014

John McCain – Mon., Nov. 10, 2014

Assaf Gavron + John Wray – Mon., Nov. 10, 2014

"Made in Brooklyn": CHROMAT's Becca McCharen in conversation with Kim Jenkins – Mon., Nov. 10, 2014

World Religions: Spotlight on Judaism – Sun., Nov. 9, 2014

Jerome Robbins: Fancy Free to On the Town – Sun., Nov. 9, 2014 - Mon., Nov. 10, 2014

Megan Amram + Megan Mullally – Sun., Nov. 9, 2014

On Truth (and Lies) in Homecoming – Sun., Nov. 9, 2014

Exploring the World of The Kabakov's – Sun., Nov. 9, 2014

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art! – Sun., Nov. 9, 2014

Inside The Mind Of R.L. Stine with Dave Herman & The Internet Disagrees – Sat., Nov. 8, 2014

MOCAREADS: Chinese Yankee by Ruthanne Lum McCunn – Sat., Nov. 8, 2014

Rubin Museum Family Art Labs: Collaborative Sand Mandala! – Sat., Nov. 8, 2014

Poetry Reading with Philip Levine and Dennis Nurkse – Sat., Nov. 8, 2014

Chelsea Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Nov. 8, 2014

The Roosevelts: An Intimate Portrait – Sat., Nov. 8, 2014

Bill Nye "the Science Guy" – Fri., Nov. 7, 2014

Inside the Life and Times of NY's Legendary Chelsea Hotel – Fri., Nov. 7, 2014

Jennifer Lopez with Hoda Kotb – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Bartow-Pell Centennial: The International Garden Club Founders – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Bang on a Can: From the Margins – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Patrick McGrath and Zadie Smith - Le Conversazioni: Films of My Life – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

MOCACITIZEN: Fighting For The Dream: Voices of Chinese American Veterans from World War II to Afghanistan – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Kathryn Harrison – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

eXfoliation: a literary reading series presented by Louffa Press – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Anna May Wong: From Laundryman’s Daughter to Hollywood Legend – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Poupie and Patricia Cadolle – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Image as Language: On Being an Art Director – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Sustainable Development Seminar Series: Ebola and the Politics of Pandemic – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Masterpieces and Curiosities: A Russian-American Quilt – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014

Assyria to Iberia at the Dawn of the Classical Age – Thu., Nov. 6, 2014 - Fri., Nov. 7, 2014

Person Place Thing: Professor Alan M. Dershowitz – Wed., Nov. 5, 2014

Secrets from Prune with Gabrielle Hamilton – Wed., Nov. 5, 2014

Tenement Talks: All-of-a-Kind Family – Wed., Nov. 5, 2014

Lincoln and the Power of the Press – Wed., Nov. 5, 2014

An Evening with Writers from Myanmar – Wed., Nov. 5, 2014

Masterworks at the Met: Mannerism’s Perverse Beauty – Wed., Nov. 5, 2014

Richard Bernstein: China 1945 – Wed., Nov. 5, 2014

John Cleese – Tue., Nov. 4, 2014

Jacques Lacan Workshop in NYC – Tue., Nov. 4, 2014

Dick Cavett in Conversation with Alec Baldwin – Tue., Nov. 4, 2014

Film Production Designer, Kalina Ivanov – Tue., Nov. 4, 2014

Events Ashore: An-My Lê Talk and Book Signing – Tue., Nov. 4, 2014

Jimmy Page in Conversation – Mon., Nov. 3, 2014

George Mendes: My Portugal – Mon., Nov. 3, 2014

In Process with Pan Tanowitz and David Lang – Sun., Nov. 2, 2014

Carol Burnett with Rosie O'Donnell – Sun., Nov. 2, 2014

Members of Pussy Riot in Conversation with Klaus Biesenbach about Zero Tolerance : Activism, Artistic Courage and Civil Disobedience – Sun., Nov. 2, 2014

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art! – Sun., Nov. 2, 2014

The Alchemist: A Peter Forgacs Film Retrospective – Sun., Nov. 2, 2014

Art and Monsters with Eimear McBride and Jenny Offill – Sat., Nov. 1, 2014

Julie Kagawa: Talon Book Launch Event – Sat., Nov. 1, 2014

Curator Tour: We the People – Sat., Nov. 1, 2014

Margaret Wise Brown & Antoine de Saint-Exupery: Parallels in Their Life, Comparison in Their Literature – Sat., Nov. 1, 2014

Skyscrapers art gallery tour in Midtown – Sat., Nov. 1, 2014

The Pilgrims – Sat., Nov. 1, 2014

Ebola and Beyond: Challenges Facing the WHO – Fri., Oct. 31, 2014

CITY LAW Breakfast with Commissioner Robert Linn, NYC Office of Labor Relations – Fri., Oct. 31, 2014

The Life and Legacy of Dylan Thomas: A Public Conversation – Fri., Oct. 31, 2014

David Petraeus & John Nagal: American Foreign Policy – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

Dominique Ansel: The Secret Recipes – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

Creating History: Can We Tell the Past – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

An Intiate Evening With Levern "The Entertainer" Williams – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

Gothic Tales: How the Goths Survived the Centuries – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

Future Now: Contemporary Art & Asia – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

Panic in the Parlor: Reporting and Reading Pictorial Newspapers in Gilded Age America – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

On Truth (and Lies) in Authorship – Thu., Oct. 30, 2014

Steve Reich and Colin Currie – Wed., Oct. 29, 2014

Double Take X – Wed., Oct. 29, 2014

The MTA's Next Big Thing: Fulton Center – Wed., Oct. 29, 2014

Roots of New York Socialism: Meyer London – Wed., Oct. 29, 2014

Author Talks: Ayelet Waldman – Wed., Oct. 29, 2014

Masterworks at the Met: Mannerism’s Perverse Beauty – Wed., Oct. 29, 2014

TinyRhino: Ghost Stories – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

Ebola in the Age of Pandemics – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

Amy Poehler – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

Chartwell Booksellers Hosts Thomas Maier – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

“How’s the Revolution Going?” Rethinking Architectural Education from ‘68 to Today – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

European Arms and Armor of the Crusades – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

New Developments in the Arctic – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

Fashion Talks: "Ultraviolence" and Ultra Glam: Fashion Phenomena in Pop Culture with Scholars Rachel Lifter and Anya Kurennaya – Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

Synagogue Songlines: Jewish-Christian musical encounters in 17th and 18th-century Italy – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014 - Tue., Oct. 28, 2014

Super Duper Alice Cooper – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

George Clinton of Parliament Funkadelic – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

The Immigrant and the University: Peder Sather and Gold Rush California – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

Eastside vs. Westside – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

The Board of Elections in the Digital Era: A New Era of Reform – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

The Ebola Crisis: What it Means for Africa and the World – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

On Jackson Pollock with Steven Naifeh – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

Stories in Silver: Uncovering the Narrative in the Objects – Mon., Oct. 27, 2014

George R.R. Martin - The World of Ice and Fire – Sun., Oct. 26, 2014

Harlem Stage: Makandal – Sun., Oct. 26, 2014

The Lincoln Lawyer: Michael Connelly and Margarita Levieva – Sun., Oct. 26, 2014

“Five Things You May Not Know About Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis” with Author Tina Santi Flaherty – Sun., Oct. 26, 2014

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art! – Sun., Oct. 26, 2014

Sunday Meeting: Crime and the Broken-Window Theory – Sun., Oct. 26, 2014

Alice + Freda Forever: A Murder in Memphis – Sat., Oct. 25, 2014

The Evolution of Morality - A White Light Conversation – Sat., Oct. 25, 2014

Lower East Side Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Oct. 25, 2014

Roosevelt House Public Tours! – Sat., Oct. 25, 2014 - Sun., Oct. 26, 2014

Holoscenes Meets Arising 3D Dance Films – Fri., Oct. 24, 2014

Stripping Stars: The Exciting Lives and Untimely Demise of Stars Near Supermassive Black Holes – Fri., Oct. 24, 2014

Johnny Iuzzini - Sugar Rush – Fri., Oct. 24, 2014

Imagine Science Film Festival Screening, Panel & Reception: Closing Night With the Margaret Mead Film Festival – Fri., Oct. 24, 2014

The Marquis: Lafayette Reconsidered – Fri., Oct. 24, 2014

Two Jewish Loves: Food and Literature – Thu., Oct. 23, 2014

MOCAEATS: The Sweet Saga – Thu., Oct. 23, 2014

Discourse: Contemporary Abstraction – Thu., Oct. 23, 2014

Fall Art Party: "The Mind of Mort Gerberg" - legendary New Yorker cartoonist – Thu., Oct. 23, 2014

Contemporary Mali: Defining Mali through Women’s Voices – Thu., Oct. 23, 2014

Dance & Fashion Symposium – Thu., Oct. 23, 2014 - Fri., Oct. 24, 2014

Rodgers & Hammerstein’s "Allegro": Conversation and Performance – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

Obsessions & Fantasies: From the Marquis de Sade to Fifty Shades of Grey – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

Submission: Ayaan Hirsi Ali and Bret Stephens – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

Lecture and Q&A With Internationally Acclaimed Theater Artist ROBERT LEPAGE – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

Ivo van Hove and Tony Kushner – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

League of Kitchens – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

Anna Wintour: The Atelier with Alina Cho – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

The Sonic Boom: How Sound Transforms the Way We Think, Feel and Buy – Wed., Oct. 22, 2014

Jacques Lacan Workshop in NYC – Tue., Oct. 21, 2014

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance: Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer – Tue., Oct. 21, 2014

Founders’ Son: A Life of Abraham Lincoln – Tue., Oct. 21, 2014

Tinseltown: Ambition, Scandal and Murder at the Dawn of Hollywood – Tue., Oct. 21, 2014

The Wonder Years Reunion – Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

Midtown Men: The Stars of "Jersey Boys" – Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

A Decade at Saturn with Carolyn Porco – Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

Tove Jansson: The Woman Who Borrowed Memories Discussion & Book Release – Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

Maximalist: America in the World from Truman to Obama – Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

Spy in the Sky: Behind the Secret Satellite That Changed US surveillance – Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

Stories in Silver: Uncovering the Narrative in the Objects – Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

Brian Brooks Moving Company – Sun., Oct. 19, 2014 - Mon., Oct. 20, 2014

Yotam Ottolenghi - Plenty More – Sun., Oct. 19, 2014

Family Sundays at the Rubin Museum of Art! – Sun., Oct. 19, 2014

The Drama in Ourselves – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

New York Times Restaurant Critics – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

Tom Colicchio & Rachael Ray – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

Body Rock: The Politics of Black Female Identity 'Onstage' – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

Alain Ducasse, Daniel Boulud, Eric Ripert – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

LGBT Art Gallery Tour in Chelsea – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

Yotam Ottolenghi – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

Roosevelt House Public Tours! – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014 - Sun., Oct. 19, 2014

DIY Drones – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

22 Lewd Chinese Women: A Trial Reenactment – Sat., Oct. 18, 2014

Delia Ephron at Marketplace 25th Anniversary National Tour – Thu., Oct. 16, 2014

Battle of the Titans: Honoré Lannuier, Duncan Phyfe, and the New York School of Cabinetmaking, 1800-1820 – Thu., Oct. 16, 2014

Michael Kimmelman and Annabelle Selldorf in Conversation – Thu., Oct. 16, 2014

The Mack Lipkin Man and Nature Series – Thu., Oct. 16, 2014

Benjamin Millepied – Wed., Oct. 15, 2014

Picking Up with Robin Nagle – Wed., Oct. 15, 2014

New York Power: An Evening with Joe Cunningham – Wed., Oct. 15, 2014