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Thursday 05/05/16 7PM
Discussions

Goshka Macuga in Conversation with Margot Norton

Join us for a special conversation between artist Goshka Macuga and Margot Norton, Associate Curator at the New Museum. The pair will discuss “Goshka Macuga: Time as Fabric,” the first New York museum exhibition of work by the London-based artist,… Read more

Saturday 05/07/16 10AM-12PM
Family Programs

First Saturday for Families: Soft Space

Join us for a family workshop offered by the New Museum in conjunction with NYCxDESIGN, New York’s official citywide celebration of design, and with the exhibition “Cally Spooner: On False Tears and Outsourcing,” on view at the New Museum from April… Read more

Sunday 05/08/16 3PM
Tours

American Sign Language (ASL) Tour

Join a New Museum docent and an American Sign Language (ASL) interpreter for a tour of our current exhibitions. Students of ASL are welcome. ASL tours are free with paid Museum admission. Due to limited capacity, please preregister here.

Wednesday 05/11/16 11AM-6PM
Film / Video

“Goshka Macuga: Time as Fabric” Related Screening

This event is free with museum admission. Every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., video documentation of Preparatory Notes (2014), performed at the 8th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art, will be screened in the New Museum Theater in conjunction with… Read more

Wednesday 05/11/16 3PM
Tours

New Perspectives Tour: “Beatriz Santiago Muñoz: Song, Strategy, Sign”

Through a series of lyrical and interwoven moving images, Beatriz Santiago Muñoz examines the layers of real and imagined community histories in her exhibition at the New Museum, “Song, Strategy, Sign.” This month’s New Perspectives tour will… Read more

Wednesday 05/11/16 6:30PM
Membership Events

Collection Visit: Beth Rudin DeWoody

Contemporary Council Members & Above

Join Lisa Phillips, Toby Devan Lewis Director, and Massimiliano Gioni, Artistic Director, for a visit to the Upper East Side home of renowned collector and curator Beth Rudin DeWoody. Please RSVP to councilevents@newmuseum.org. To learn more about… Read more

Thursday 05/12/16 7PM
Discussions

Nicole Eisenman in Conversation with Massimiliano Gioni

Join us for a special conversation between artist Nicole Eisenman and Massimiliano Gioni, Artistic Director of the New Museum. The pair will discuss “Nicole Eisenman: Al-ugh-ories,” the first New York museum survey exhibition of Eisenman’s work,… Read more

Friday 05/13/16 11AM
Membership Events

InsideDesign: Prabal Gurung

Deluxe Members & Above

Please note that the date for this event has changed. Join Karen Wong, Deputy Director, for a visit to the studio of acclaimed fashion designer Prabal Gurung. Gurung launched his eponymous collection in February 2009 with a philosophy encompassing modern… Read more

Saturday 05/14/16 12PM-6PM
Discussions

Seven on Seven 2016

Rhizome’s Seven on Seven conference is an annual event that brings together leaders in art and technology and challenges them to build new projects through creative collaboration. Founded by Rhizome in 2010, Seven on Seven foregrounds and animates… Read more

Sunday 05/15/16 3PM
Tours

Architecture Tour

Architecture tours are led by New Museum docent Miranda Romer Lunaand focus on the Museum’s building, which was designed by the architectural firm SANAA. Architecture tours are free with Museum admission. No pre-registration necessary. Tours are limited… Read more

Wednesday 05/18/16 11AM-6PM
Film / Video

“Goshka Macuga: Time as Fabric” Related Screening

This event is free with museum admission. Every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., video documentation of Preparatory Notes (2014), performed at the 8th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art, will be screened in the New Museum Theater in conjunction with… Read more

Friday 05/20/16 1:15PM
Tours

Curatorial Walk-Through of “Andra Ursuţa: Alps” with Natalie Bell

Free with paid Museum admission Join Assistant Curator Natalie Bell for a walk-through of “Andra Ursuţa: Alps,” the first New York museum exhibition of the artist’s work. “Alps,” will present a new sculptural installation created specifically… Read more

Friday 05/20/16 7PM-9PM
Music / Performance

NON: Legacy Systems

NON is a multinational collective of artists from Africa and the African diaspora that expressly aims to articulate and challenge visible and invisible structures of power through the primary medium of sound. For this event at the New Museum, NON cofounders… Read more

Saturday 05/21/16 2PM
Membership Events

Bowery Walking Tour

Deluxe Members & Above

Back due to the overwhelming response to our previous tour! Be our guest for an interactive neighborhood walking tour exploring the Bowery’s rich artistic history. This tour is inspired by the New Museum’s Bowery Artist Tribute, which chronicles the… Read more

Monday 05/23/16 7PM-3PM

LEGACY New Museum Seminars: (Temporary) Collections of Ideas Consortium

Presented as part of the Spring 2016 R&D Season: LEGACY On Saturday, May 21, the participants in New Museum Seminars: (Temporary) Collections of Ideas will host a multipart public program that will grow out of the Seminar’s twelve-week investigation… Read more

Tuesday 05/24/16 6:30PM
Discussions

A Generative City: What Is the Role of Cultural Institutions in Keeping Neighborhoods Generative?

Join the New Museum and Performance Space 122 in a Long Table conversation on the role cultural institutions have in keeping our communities generative. Organized in celebration of Lower East Side History Month, this discussion will look at the Lower… Read more

Wednesday 05/25/16 11AM-6PM
Film / Video

“Goshka Macuga: Time as Fabric” Related Screening

This event is free with museum admission. Every Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m., video documentation of Preparatory Notes (2014), performed at the 8th Berlin Biennial for Contemporary Art, will be screened in the New Museum Theater in conjunction with… Read more

Wednesday 05/25/16 7PM
Discussions

Cally Spooner Special Performance and Talk-Back with Helga Christoffersen

Join us for an evening with artist Cally Spooner, featuring a new special performance conceived for this event, followed by a talk-back with Spooner and Helga Christoffersen, Assistant Curator. This live event is part of the New Museum’s presentation… Read more

Wednesday 05/25/16 7PM
Membership Events

Studio Visit: Nari Ward

Premium Members & Above

Nari Ward created one the most human and moving installations ever presented at the New Museum, Amazing Grace (1993), which was included in the 2013 exhibition: “NYC 1993: Experimental Jet Set, Trash and No Star.” Join Richard Flood, Director of Special… Read more

Wednesday 06/01/16 6:30PM
Membership Events

Private Curatorial Tour: Spring Exhibitions

Premium Members & Above

Margot Norton, Associate Curator, will lead a private after-hours tour of “Nicole Eisenman: Al-ugh-ories,” “Goshka Macuga: Time as Fabric,” and “Andra Ursuta: Alps.” These exhibitions are part of the New Museum’s spring focus shows, which… Read more

Thursday 06/02/16 7PM
Music / Performance

Performance by Macha Colón

Macha Colón, a character created by artist Gisela Rosario Ramos and inspired by the iconic actor and drag queen Divine, is the exuberant front woman of the band Macha Colón y los Okapi. In Puerto Rico and beyond, Colón has gained a cult following among… Read more

Wednesday 06/15/16 7PM
Membership Events

Annual Summer Party

Standard Members & Above

Toast the arrival of summer from the New Museum’s Sky Room terrace at this annual party for Members. Enjoy a spectacular sunset and signature cocktails, and spend time in the galleries for a last-chance viewing of our spring shows, “Nicole Eisenman:… Read more

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