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Thursday 07/11 10:30AM
Membership Events

Member Orientation

Standard Members & Above

Please note: the date of this event was recently changed. Enjoy breakfast in the Sky Room, an intimate introduction to the Museum, and a Q&A with select Museum staff. RSVP to membership@newmuseum.org.

Wednesday 07/10 6:30PM
Membership Events

Curator-led Tour

Deluxe Members & Above

Join Margot Norton, Assistant Curator, for a private tour of Llyn Foulkes and Ellen Gallagher. RSVP to membership@newmuseum.org.

Saturday 06/29 10:15AM
Music / Performance

A Performance by Kemang Wa Lehulere

To accompany the presentation by Johannesburg-based platform Center for Historical Reenactments (CHR) currently at the New Museum, CHR member Kemang Wa Lehulere presents a lecture performance that considers the metaphor of falling, and how this connects… Read more

Friday 06/28 7PM-9PM

Tim Miller in Residence: Exhibit Q: Queer Bodies Public Performance

Presented as part of NEA 4 in Residence. Tim Miller and collaborators invite you to attend the world premiere of an ensemble-devised performance at the New Museum. As the culminating event in a weeklong residency conducted by Miller, the ensemble takes… Read more

Thursday 06/27 5:30PM
Music / Performance

A Performance by Kemang Wa Lehulere

To accompany the presentation by Johannesburg-based platform Center for Historical Reenactments (CHR) currently at the New Museum, CHR member Kemang Wa Lehulere presents a lecture performance that considers the metaphor of falling, and how this connects… Read more

Wednesday 06/26 7PM-10PM
Membership Events

White Party

Standard Members & Above

Attend the annual White Party, the Museum’s summer soiree, and enjoy cocktails, dancing, and a crowd clad in white. Featuring Vacationer (DJ Set) & DJ Ghostdad New Museum Members, RSVP to membership@newmuseum.org. Not a Member? Join at the… Read more

Monday 06/24 11AM

Tim Miller in Residence: Exhibit Q: Queer Bodies Performance Workshop

Presented as part of NEA 4 in Residence. Tim Miller leads a performance workshop during Gay Pride Week 2013 for students, performers, artists, scholars, and interested nonacademics, culminating in a world premiere ensemble-devised performance on Friday… Read more

Sunday 06/23 11AM-6PM
Music / Performance

If the past were to be postponed into the future, would this moment be a memory?

During public Museum hours on Sunday June 23, Donna Kukama, artist and member of the Johannesburg-based platform Center for Historical Reenactments (CHR), will enact a series of performances that explore the politics of linguistic, cultural, and historical… Read more

Saturday 06/22 3PM
Discussions

“Translation / translocation: Johannesburg and the Impossibility of ‘cultural translation’”

Johannesburg has been described as an “elusive metropolis.” Yet for many of its current denizens, elusiveness has given way to “occupation”—the unauthorized use and habitation of spaces that were once commercial, residential, or redundant. Although… Read more

Thursday 06/20 7PM

John Fleck in Residence: Blessed Are All the Little Snowballs in Hell (Work-in-Progress Performance)

Presented as part of NEA 4 in Residence. John Fleck’s Blessed Are All the Little Snowballs in Hell frankensteins together his infamously defunded work Blessed Are All the Little Fishes (1989) and its follow-up A Snowball’s Chance in Hell (1992)… Read more

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