Past Events

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Edward Henkel's MovementTalks: Real Men Dance—We’ve Come a Long Way Baby – Fri., Mar. 27, 2015

Slant Rhymes: The Photographs of Alex Webb and Rebecca Norris Webb – Fri., Mar. 27, 2015

"Amazing Aaron to Zero Zippers" with 16-Year-Old Author Matt Nadel – Thu., Mar. 26, 2015

Wine and the Law – Thu., Mar. 26, 2015

Genocidal Regimes and Their Perpetrators – Thu., Mar. 26, 2015

The Voices of Ernani – Thu., Mar. 26, 2015

Dorothy Parker Night – Thu., Mar. 26, 2015

Music and Activism, New York's Folk Music Revival of the 1950s & 60s – Thu., Mar. 26, 2015

Science, Food and Sustainability: Feeding Nine Billion People While Sustaining the Planet – Thu., Mar. 26, 2015

Thalia Book Club: Madame Bovary – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

Better with Age: Lighter as We Go – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

The Interfaith Family Today – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

The Architect, Norman Lear: How Lear Changed Comedy and the Culture – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

LIVE from the NYPL: Jeffrey Deitch | Massimiliano Gioni – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

Elizabeth Gurley Flynn – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

Uneven Growth: Tactical Urbanisms for Expanding Megacities – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

Rule, Britannia! British Painting from Hogarth to the Pre-Raphaelites: Reynolds/Gainsborough: Portrait of a Rivalry – Wed., Mar. 25, 2015

Secret Science Club Presents: “Microscopic City” with Christopher Mason – Tue., Mar. 24, 2015

The Progressive Era Reconsidered – Tue., Mar. 24, 2015

Missing Microbes: The Impact of Antibiotics – Tue., Mar. 24, 2015

Duologues On Kawara: David Batchelor and Briony Fer – Tue., Mar. 24, 2015

An Evening with Amy Tan – Tue., Mar. 24, 2015

Close Conversation: Charline von Heyl and Mark Godfrey – Tue., Mar. 24, 2015

Linda Fairstein with Kate White – Mon., Mar. 23, 2015

The Photography of Bhupendra Karia – Mon., Mar. 23, 2015

Björk Explained by a Fan – Mon., Mar. 23, 2015

Passing It On: A Conversation with American Dance Machine 21 – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Prayers and Dances: Music for the German Harpsichord – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Modern Jewish Cooking: Recipes and Customs for Today's Kitchen – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Kenjiro Okazaki: Noguchi’s Memorial to the Dead of Hiroshima – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Historic New York: Nature and Design – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Sell! Sell! Sell!: The Commercials of Jim Henson – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

The Fabric of Community: Facing Loss and Healing Together – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Post Hoc Ergo Propter Hoc (Or, “It’s Sunday, We Must Be Serious, Right?”) – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Puppet Show: Yellow Sneaker – Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Mad Men: The End of an Era – Sat., Mar. 21, 2015

Top Off This—Mary Pilon's "The Monopolists" Reading – Sat., Mar. 21, 2015

Noguchi as Photographer with Associate Curator Matthew Kirsch – Sat., Mar. 21, 2015

NASA Sun/Earth Day – Sat., Mar. 21, 2015

Laughing Matters: The world ain't as funny as it used to be (that's why we have to keep laughing!) – Sat., Mar. 21, 2015

Transform! Where Tradition meets Tomorrow-Exhibition Workshops with Art Educators – Sat., Mar. 21, 2015

Prophetika: An Oratorio OPENING NIGHT – Fri., Mar. 20, 2015

The Apartment with Matthew Weiner in Person – Fri., Mar. 20, 2015

Together/Far Apart – Fri., Mar. 20, 2015

Inside Mad Men: A Conversation with Matthew Weiner – Fri., Mar. 20, 2015

Girls Write Now CHAPTERS Readings with Author Tiphanie Yanique – Fri., Mar. 20, 2015

Gallery Session, See Me, Feel Me: Music, Design, and Tactility – Fri., Mar. 20, 2015

The Surreal World of Etgar Keret: Etgar Keret in Conversation with James Snyder – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

Wu Tong: Song of the Sheng – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

Jeremy Piven and Rebecca Eaton in Conversation with Matt Lauer – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

Countdown to Paris: Update on Global Climate Treaty Negotiations – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

“His conduct is mischievous”: Piranesi and Soane – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

Culture Salon: African Games – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

The B-Side: The Death of Tin Pan Alley and the Rebirth of the Great American Song – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

Photographer Roxanne Lowit on Yves Saint Laurent – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

Caught in the Same Net: The Ocean and Us | An Environmental Discussion By Author and Scientist Dr. Carl Safina – Thu., Mar. 19, 2015

Tantric Obsession
: Scott Carney + David Vago – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

AJC in Action: The Future of European Jewry – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

The Whites – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

The Great Leader & The Fighter Pilot – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

Revisiting the Rosenbergs: A Conversation with Sam Roberts and Gary Naftalis – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

Queer Genealogies – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

Francesco Guzzetti "(Re)defining Standing Sculpture: Italian-American Relationships in the Early 1970's" – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

Eat, Drink & Be Literary: Lydia Davis – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

Story Time – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

Rule, Britannia! British Painting from Hogarth to the Pre-Raphaelites: Hogarth a la Mode and the Taste for English Art – Wed., Mar. 18, 2015

Frank: A Life in Politics from the Great Society to Same-Sex Marriage – Tue., Mar. 17, 2015

March Exhibition Tour with Jorge Rivas and Cristina Grajales at Americas Society – Tue., Mar. 17, 2015

Jazz Age Manhattan – Tue., Mar. 17, 2015

Gregory Amenoff On His Work – Tue., Mar. 17, 2015

Fathers on Screen—Korean Movie Night New York – Tue., Mar. 17, 2015

Love vs. Money: The Story of Manon – Tue., Mar. 17, 2015

Beef-Eaters: A Cultural History of Food and Identity – Tue., Mar. 17, 2015

Womenomics: An Economic and Social Roadmap for Japan – Mon., Mar. 16, 2015

Wine 101/3: Red Wine Making – Mon., Mar. 16, 2015

Grand Wine Tasting – Mon., Mar. 16, 2015

Exhibition Tour—Sacred Traditions of the Himalayas – Mon., Mar. 16, 2015

Love, Gambling & Skydiving Elvises: Conversation & Performance with the Cast & Creative Team of “Honeymoon in Vegas” – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

The Series (Dance) CLOSING NIGHT – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

Sunday at the Met, The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

Humanity's Opposites—Beginning with Ireland! – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

Antisemitism and Political Extremism in Hungary and Greece – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

Gallery Sessions: Björk – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

A Scene from the Play "Melissa’s Choice" – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

Art and Devotion: Pathways to the Buddha in Myanmar – Sun., Mar. 15, 2015

The Beauty of Jade: Warring States Period and Han Dynasty Jades – Sat., Mar. 14, 2015

LGBT Art Gallery Tour in Chelsea – Sat., Mar. 14, 2015

Remote New York: A Pedestrian-Based Live Art Experience – Sat., Mar. 14, 2015 - Sun., Mar. 22, 2015

Transform! Where Tradition meets Tomorrow-Exhibition Workshops with Art Educators – Sat., Mar. 14, 2015

Ethics and the Theater—Burn This by Lanford Wilson – Fri., Mar. 13, 2015

Homecoming Myanmar: A Midi Z Retrospective (Film Series) – Fri., Mar. 13, 2015

Family Fridays: Cat & Mouse Games at MoMath – Fri., Mar. 13, 2015

Becoming a Mountain: Book Launch and Gallery Talk – Fri., Mar. 13, 2015

Dr. Robert R. Bigler Presents Before Yongle: Chinese and Tibeto-Chinese Buddhist Sculpture of the 13th and 14th Centuries OPENING – Fri., Mar. 13, 2015

The Supreme Court and the Constitution in an Age of Political Partisanship – Thu., Mar. 12, 2015

"Joe Black: More Than A Dodger" with Martha Jo Black – Thu., Mar. 12, 2015

What Is a Man's Greatest Ambition? – Thu., Mar. 12, 2015

Panel Discussion, The Sultanate of Oman: Geography, Religion and Culture – Thu., Mar. 12, 2015

Historic Pie-Making Workshop – Thu., Mar. 12, 2015

Close Conversation: Oscar Murillo and Naima Keith – Thu., Mar. 12, 2015

Kitchen Arts and Letters: A Culinary Bucket List With Mimi Sheraton and Danny Meyer – Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

AJC in Action: The Future of European Jewry – Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

Intelligence Squared U.S. Debates: The U.S. Should Adopt the "Right to be Forgotten" Online – Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

Worn Stories – Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

Opulent Oceans – Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

John Elderfield & Peter Galassi "In the Studio: A Conversation" – Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

The Royals, The Nazis and The Cover Up – Wed., Mar. 11, 2015

@Macaulay Author Series Featuring Lizzie Skurnick and Kera Bolonik – Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

Special Tuesday: The Whitney Special Preview – Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

Soundscape New York: Opening Reception & Conversation – Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

Personal History: Searching for the Past in Home Movies – Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

An Evening with Ken Burns – Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

Vintage Black Glamour – Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

Untermyer Gardens Lecture – Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

House of SpeakEasy: No Return – Mon., Mar. 9, 2015

Thalia Book Club: Colm Tóibín Nora Webster – Mon., Mar. 9, 2015

2015 Simon Wiesenthal Center State of Anti-Semitism Lecture with Jeffrey Goldberg from the Atlantic – Mon., Mar. 9, 2015

TimesTalks: Renée Fleming – Mon., Mar. 9, 2015

Joyce Dance Dialogue: Evolving Cunningham Legacy – Mon., Mar. 9, 2015

Above and Beyond: Screening and Discussion – Mon., Mar. 9, 2015

From Book to Broadway: A Conversation with Wolf Hall's Hilary Mantel and Director Jeremy Herrin – Sun., Mar. 8, 2015

Children’s Book Literati Gather to Celebrate Walter Dean Myers – Sun., Mar. 8, 2015

In Search of a Wider, Deeper, Richer Humanism – Sun., Mar. 8, 2015

Chen Dance Center's Annual Lantern Festival – Sat., Mar. 7, 2015 - Tue., Mar. 10, 2015

Homecoming Myanmar: A Midi Z Retrospective (Film Series) – Sat., Mar. 7, 2015

Until the End of the World (Director’s Cut) – Sat., Mar. 7, 2015

Chelsea Art Gallery Tour – Sat., Mar. 7, 2015

Transform! Where Tradition meets Tomorrow-Exhibition Workshops with Art Educators – Sat., Mar. 7, 2015

The Genius of Einstein – Fri., Mar. 6, 2015

Levy’s Unique NY 8th Annual Panorama Challenge Trivia Night – Fri., Mar. 6, 2015

Ethics and the Film "Juno" (2007) – Fri., Mar. 6, 2015

Chen Dance Center's Annual Lantern Festival – Fri., Mar. 6, 2015 - Mon., Mar. 9, 2015

Homecoming Myanmar: A Midi Z Retrospective (Film Series) – Fri., Mar. 6, 2015

On Truth (and Lies) in Myth – Fri., Mar. 6, 2015

Instrumental Chamber Music by Kaija Saariaho-New York New Music Ensemble – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015

The New York Festival Orchestra – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015

The Genius of Memory: Spencer Finch and Dr. Gail Saltz – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015

Chen Dance Center's Annual Lantern Festival – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015 - Sun., Mar. 8, 2015

"Gil Hodges: A Hall of Fame Life" with Author Mort Zachter – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015

Book Talk and Signing: Nicholas D. Kristof, A Path Appears: Transforming Lives, Creating Opportunity – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015

A Taste of the Old World: Jewish Food and Memory – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015

James Arthur Lecture: On the Evolution of the Human Brain – Thu., Mar. 5, 2015

Thomas Piketty, Paul Krugman and Joseph Stiglitz: The Genius of Economics – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Tom Brokaw + Thomas McGuane – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

SciCafe, Explore21: Papua New Guinea – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Roads Taken – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Noreen Naughton & Martica Sawin on "The Art & Teaching of Nicolas Carone" – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Sinatra Symposium – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Seduction and Obsession in Carmen – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Body Brain and Balance – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Math Encounters: Poetry, Drumming, and Mathematics with Majul Bhargava – Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Cardinal Timothy Dolan and Rabbi Peter J. Rubinstein: The Genius of Religion – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

Introduction to Stand-Up Comedy – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

Zephyr Teachout, Corruption in America: From Benjamin Franklin’s Snuff Box to Citizens United – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

Taste of Home Series, Flipping Out: Okonomiyaki – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

Stepping Into the Yards: A Mega Project on the Hudson – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

Jeff Davis, Award-Winning Theater and Television Lighting Designer, Discusses his Craft – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

In Darwin's Footsteps: Witnessing the Origin of a New Species in the Galapagos – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

Eat, Drink & Be Literary: Tiphanie Yanique – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

Art Afterhours – Tue., Mar. 3, 2015 - Wed., Mar. 4, 2015

Greeted with Smiles: Bukharian Jewish Music and Musicians in New York – Mon., Mar. 2, 2015

TimesTalks: Alex Gibney, Paul Haggis, Lawrence Wright – Mon., Mar. 2, 2015

The Traveling Chef: Seeking Inspiration and Innovation from Home and Abroad – Mon., Mar. 2, 2015

Becoming Soviet Jews: The Bolshevik Experiment in Minsk – Sun., Mar. 1, 2015

Feminist Islam Is Not an Oxymoron – Sun., Mar. 1, 2015

Flagstad—Triumph and Tragedy – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015 - Tue., Mar. 3, 2015

The Cathedral of Florence and the Dawn of the Renaissance – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Music for Brunelleschi's Dome – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Jennifer Jacquet on the Power of Shame in Social Activism – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Upper East Side Gallery Tour – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Think Possible Workshop: Presenting the Weather with Al Roker – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Events for Youth & Families: Journey Into Africa – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Gay Rights and the Supreme Court – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Transform! Where Tradition meets Tomorrow-Exhibition Workshops with Art Educators – Sat., Feb. 28, 2015

Flagstad – Triumph and Tragedy – Fri., Feb. 27, 2015

Charles Baxter in Conversation with Martha Southgate – Fri., Feb. 27, 2015

Family Fridays: ITSPHUN at MoMath – Fri., Feb. 27, 2015

Sibelius and Brahms: Pre-Concert Insights – Fri., Feb. 27, 2015

Flagstad—Triumph and Tragedy – Thu., Feb. 26, 2015

Marie-Louise Coolahan on “Women's Writing and Early Modern Ireland” – Thu., Feb. 26, 2015

Emily Gray Tedrowe, Blue Stars – Thu., Feb. 26, 2015

Brutal! Paul Rudolph’s Postwar New York Interiors: A Conversation with Timothy M. Rohan & Donald Albrecht – Thu., Feb. 26, 2015

Anti-Slavery Activism in 19th Century New York & Brooklyn – Thu., Feb. 26, 2015

Selected Shorts: Martin Amis & Jeffrey Eugenides – Wed., Feb. 25, 2015

African Americans in '60s Hollywood – Wed., Feb. 25, 2015 - Thu., Feb. 26, 2015

Security in Northeast Asia: Japan, South Korea, the U.S., and the Search for Solutions – Wed., Feb. 25, 2015

Judy Pfaff On Her Work – Wed., Feb. 25, 2015

Five Boroughs Food Talk: Sugar – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

Mac McClelland, Irritable Hearts – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

To Hell With the Media: On Robert Rauschenberg’s XXXIV Drawings for Dante’s Inferno (1958–60) – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

The Age of Vikings-Lecture by Professor Anders Winroth – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

NASA Missions – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

Le Conversazioni: An Evening With Jonathan Demme – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

Human Fruit Bowl: A Special Theatrical Performance – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

Fathers on Screen—Korean Movie Night New York – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

The Great Jewish Migrations to the New World and the Peddlers Who Forged the Way – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

Vernis Martin: French Lacquer of the 18th Century – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

Film Screening: Passage #5: Christian Dior, Spring/Summer 2011 – Tue., Feb. 24, 2015

The Letters of Langston Hughes – Mon., Feb. 23, 2015

Mohsin Hamid—"Discontent and Its Civilizations" – Mon., Feb. 23, 2015