Past Events

Saturday 10/05/13 10AM-12PM
Family Programs

First Saturdays for Families: Chris Burden: Building with a Boat

It’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s Chris Burden’s Ghost Ship on the New Museum! Discover the artwork of one of the most important American artists to emerge since the 1970s in “Chris Burden: Extreme Measures.” Explore the exhibition with… Read more

Friday 10/04/13 7PM
Music / Performance

Ann Hirsch: Playground

Commissioned and presented by Rhizome Ann Hirsch’s Playground is a two-person performance loosely based on the cyber-sexual escapades of the artist’s adolescent self. Set in a fictionalized AOL chat room called Twelve in the late 1990s, the… Read more

Tuesday 10/01/13 8PM
Membership Events

Opening Reception: “Chris Burden: Extreme Measures”

Deluxe Members & Above

Join the artist and curators of the exhibition before it opens to the public.

Tuesday 10/01/13 7PM
Membership Events

VIP Preview of Chris Burden: Extreme Measures

Premium Members & Above

Join the artists and curators of the exhibition before it opens to the public at a private reception and viewing.

Tuesday 10/01/13 6PM
Membership Events

Curatorial Walk-through of Chris Burden: Extreme Measures

Producers Council Members & Above

Join the artists and curators of the exhibition before it opens to the public at a private reception and viewing.

Saturday 09/28/13 10AM
Membership Events

Producers Council Day: Yale University, New Haven, and Beyond

Producers Council Members & Above

Join Johanna Burton, Keith Haring Director and Curator of Education and Public Engagement, for a daylong program of activities in and around New Haven, CT, including: a visit to the Scarsdale home of collectors Doreen and Gilbert Bassin, a tour of the… Read more

Friday 09/27/13 7PM

Visionaries Series: Mad Men’s Matthew Weiner

Click here to watch tonight’s event on the New Museum’s Livestream. Matthew Weiner, the series creator and executive producer of the critically acclaimed drama Mad Men, will be featured as this year’s Visionary speaker. The Stuart Regen… Read more

Thursday 09/26/13 7PM
Music / Performance

Dirty Looks NYC and New Museum Present Dynasty Handbag: Transparent Trap

Transparent Trap is the latest Dynasty Handbag performance in the form of a PowerPoint presentation. Professor Handbag reveals the details of selling her video short Eternal Quadrangle (which premiered at the New Museum in 2011) to MOCAtv, along with… Read more

Thursday 09/19/13 7PM

ACT NOW: Perspectives on Contemporary Performance and HIV/AIDS

This event is free, but seating is limited. “Please RSVP here:

Wednesday 09/18/13 6:30PM-8PM
Membership Events

Studio Visit: B. Wurtz

Contemporary Council Members & Above

Join Gary Carrion-Murayari, Curator, for a visit to the Lower East Side studio of sculptor and conceptual artist B. Wurtz. Declared “a master of the unassuming, if not completely disguised, artwork” by critic Roberta Smith, Wurtz has lived and worked… Read more

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