Events on Sunday, November 11

Sunday Sessions: The Art of Stand-Up presented by Miriam Katz

Comedy

Sunday Sessions: The Art of Stand-Up

Sunday 11/11 @ MoMA PS1

Arts writer and curator Miriam Katz is on a quest to connect visual art and stand-up comedy. She launches her new... 

The Art Fag City Wienerfest and Fundraiser

Special Event: Fundraisers

The Art Fag City Wienerfest

Sunday 11/11 @ Postmasters

If Nathan's doesn't quite cut it for you, or if you've ever thought about developing a personal trademark dog, this is... 

Eater Eve: An Exclusive Preview of the Eater Awards

Food/Wine: Tasting

Eater Eve

Sunday 11/11 @ The Bowery Hotel

'Twas the night before the Eater Awards when all through the Bowery Hotel, ten all-star chefs showcased their talents. The third-annual... 

Tinderbox Music Festival

Music: Festival

Tinderbox Music Festival

Sunday 11/11 @ Webster Hall

Now that we know there is life for ladies outside of binders for at least four more years, we suggest celebrating... 

<em>Jurassic Park</em>

Film

Jurassic Park

Sunday 11/11 @ BAM

 Sure, you can watch Jurassic Park from the comfort of your own home on your flatscreen television, but you haven't seen... 

Gotham Writers’ Workshop: Poetry Writing

Workshop/Class

Gotham Writers’ Workshop: Poetry Writing

Sunday 11/11 @ Housing Works Bookstore Cafe

 Britt Gambino works as the Communications and Events Manager at Gotham Writers’ Workshop. She received her MFA in Poetry from The New... 

The Young with Dignan Porch and Eraas

Music: Indie

The Young with Dignan Porch and Eraas

Sunday 11/11 @ Cameo Gallery

 The Young: With their conception a little over 5 years ago, The Young started out as a louder post-hardcore punk band... 

Salsa Sundays with...Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra with DJ Walter B. Nice & VJ Willie Rivera, Free Fun Salsa Lessons by Joey Corsica & David Vargas

Music

Salsa Sundays with...Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra with DJ Walter B. Nice & VJ Willie Rivera, Free Fun Salsa Lessons by Joey Corsica & David Vargas

Sunday 11/11 @ Brooklyn Bowl

The Williamsburg Salsa Orchestra is a stunning 11-piece Latin band which plays dynamic, dura arrangements of indie rock tunes we love,... 

Meet Sunroom Project Space Artist Gail Biederman

Art: Discussion

Meet Sunroom Project Space Artist Gail Biederman

Sunday 11/11 @ Wave Hill

Gail Biederman creates a topographical web in the final Sunroom Project of 2012. Inspired by the intriguing similarities in the growth... 

Ongoing Events

<em>Grace</em>

Theatre: Broadway

Grace

Sunday 11/11 @ Cort Theatre

When we heard Paul Rudd, Michael Shannon, and Ed Asner were in a play together, we had a "stop the presses"... 

<em>Chinese Gardens: Pavilions, Studios, Retreats</em>

Art

Chinese Gardens: Pavilions, Studios, Retreats

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This exhibition, which encircles the Astor Chinese Garden Court, explores the pictorial imagery of gardens as an abiding source of artistic... 

<em>White Gold: Highlights from the Arnhold Collection of Meissen Porcelain</em>

Art: Sculpture

White Gold

Sunday 11/11 @ The Frick Collection

White Gold: Highlights from the Arnhold Collection of Meissen Porcelain will feature approximately seventy of Henry Arnhold's promised gift of 131... 

<em>Sleepwalk With Me</em>

Film: Independent

Sleepwalk With Me

Sunday 11/11 @ IFC Center

We adore Mike Birbiglia, or "Birbigs" as he's known around the Internet. Arguably the best storytelling comedian on the scene today,... 

<em>Book of Mormon</em>

Theatre: Broadway

Book of Mormon

Sunday 11/11 @ Eugene O'Neill Theatre (230 W 49th St)

We hestitated to lend our voices to the chorus of adoration for this show — only because we were afraid of being... 

<em>The Heiress</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

The Heiress

Sunday 11/11 @ Walter Kerr Theatre

"Feminism lurked in the wings during the Gilded Age," intimates Broadway's latest revival of The Heiress. A theatrical adaptation of Henry... 

Tatzu Nishi: <em>Discovering Columbus</em>

Art: Installation

Tatzu Nishi: Discovering Columbus

Sunday 11/11 @ Columbus Circle

Ever wonder what it might be like to be in the same room as Christopher Columbus? The Public Art Fund has... 

Shantell Martin: <em>Continuous Line</em>

Art

Shantell Martin: Continuous Line

Sunday 11/11 @ Black & White Gallery

Shantell Martin is a Brooklyn-based, British-born artist who uses a variety of different media: from analog drawing on walls, cars, people,... 

The 5th Annual Imagine Science Film Festival

Film: Festival

Imagine Science Film Festival

Sunday 11/11 @ Various locations

It's been a scaly mountain to climb, but science seems to be shedding some of its inaccessible skin thanks in part... 

Scott's Pizza Tours

Food/Wine: Tasting

Pizza Tours

Sunday 11/11 @ Various Locations

Pizza in New York is a point of contention (and competition) for many, but if there's one man that knows his... 

The Contenders 2012

Film

The Contenders 2012

Sunday 11/11 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

With awards season almost upon us, MoMA's curators have done their customary review of this year's cinematic crop and pulled those... 

Ars Nova presents <em>Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812</em>

Theatre: Off-Off-Broadway

Natasha, Pierre & The Great Comet of 1812

Sunday 11/11 @ Ars Nova Theater

War and Peace has an unfair reputation as being unwieldy. Not only is there the outstanding Pevear/Volokhonsky translation, Bondarchuk's film and... 

<em>Mies Julie</em>

Theatre: Off-Broadway

Mies Julie

Sunday 11/11 @ St. Ann's Warehouse

St Ann's Warehouse breaks in their new DUMBO digs with an explosive new play that remodels August Strindberg's Miss Julie in... 

<em>Colors of the Universe: Chinese Hardstone Carving</em>

Art: Sculpture

Colors of the Universe

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Stone carving is one of the oldest arts in China, its beginnings dating back to remote antiquity. Although jade, the mineral... 

History of Carnegie Hall

City Gems

History of Carnegie Hall

Sunday 11/11 @ The Rose Museum at Carnegie Hall

Funded by the Susan and Elihu Rose Foundation and opened in 1991, the Rose Museum chronicles Carnegie Hall’s history. It exhibits... 

<em>Disgraced</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Disgraced

Sunday 11/11 @ Claire Tow Theater at Lincoln Center

Disgraced dives into taboo subjects — politics, race, and religion — with unmitigated gusto. A dinner between two interracial couples is at the... 

The New Group presents <em>The Good Mother</em>

Theatre: Off-Broadway

The Good Mother

Sunday 11/11 @ The Acorn at Theatre Row

Larissa (Gretchen Moll) believes she is the ultimate Good Mother to her special-needs daughter, and playwright Francine Volpe has her emphatically... 

<em>Falling</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Falling

Sunday 11/11 @ Minetta Lane Theatre

There's a reason Falling, by Deanna Jent, won St. Louis, Missouri's 2012 Kevin Kline Award for Best New Play and has been... 

<em>The Rolling Stones: Charlie is My Darling - Ireland 1965</em>

Film: Documentary

The Rolling Stones: Charlie is My Darling - Ireland 1965

Sunday 11/11 @ IFC Center

The Rolling Stones Charlie is My Darling - Ireland 1965 is a masterfully restored time capsule of the English band three... 

Lower East Side Recovers

Special Event: Volunteer

Lower East Side Recovers

Sunday 11/11 @ Various locations

Lower East Side Recovers is a recovery organizing site for New York's Lower East Side in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.... 

D&uuml;rer to de Kooning: 100 Master Drawings from Munich

Art

Dürer to de Kooning

Sunday 11/11 @ The Morgan Library

 Munich's Staatliche Graphische Sammlung is one of Europe's great art collections, and for the first time, pieces from their collection will make... 

<em>Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop</em>

Art: Photography

Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Photoshopped!" The very word can send an analog photographer’s snobbery and/or justified pride into overload. Photoshop? How dare they! But while... 

Ivy Style

Fashion/Style

Ivy Style

Sunday 11/11 @ FIT Museum

Sartorialists, prepare to dust off your WASP-iest Ralph Lauren and Brooks Brothers for a journey through prep-land. Traveling the ages of... 

<em>Designing Nature: The Rinpa Aesthetic in Japanese Art</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Designing Nature

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

"Rinpa" is a modern term that refers to a distinctive style of Japanese pictorial and applied arts that arose in the... 

<em>Mary Poppins</em>

Theatre: Musical

Mary Poppins

Sunday 11/11 @ New Amsterdam Theatre

Now in its 5th phenomenal year at the beautiful New Amsterdam Theatre on New York City's 42nd Street, MARY POPPINS has... 

<em>Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike</em>

Theatre: Theatre

Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike

Sunday 11/11 @ Lincoln Center

Even die-hard Chekhov boycotters will happily snicker through Christopher Durang's latest, a comic antidote to angst-ridden, slow moving Russian drama. Chronicling... 

<em> The Whale </em>

Theatre: Theatre

The Whale

Sunday 11/11 @ Peter Jay Sharp Theater

America is obese. And in Samuel D Hunter's powerful play, The Whale, we watch a morbidly obese American in his last... 

Guided Tour of the Merchant’s House Museum

City Gems: Guided Tour

Merchant’s House Museum

Sunday 11/11 @ Merchant's House Museum

<em>Skyfall</em>

Film: Wide Release

Skyfall

Sunday 11/11 @ Various theaters

Bond is back and fans of the franchise will not be disappointed by the latest installment, which sees Daniel Craig reprising... 

The Art of <em>Rise of the Guardians</em>

Art: Multimedia

The Art of Rise of the Guardians

Sunday 11/11 @ Museum of the Moving Image

Animation fans and those who walk away from a cinematic experience wondering "how did they do that?" will find solace in... 

<em>Holy Motors</em>

Film: Independent

Holy Motors

Sunday 11/11 @ Film Forum

Award-winning French filmmaker Léos Carax celebrates life in his brilliant and bizarre Holy Motors. Starring Denis Lavant as Monsieur Oscar, the... 

BAMart: Public

Music

BAMart: Public

Sunday 11/11 @ BAM

Selected Artists: Glen Baldridge Timothy Hull & Future Expansion Architecture Ed Purver Showpaper featuring Adam Void & Gaia, Cassius Fouler &... 

<em>Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings from the Courtauld Gallery</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings from the Courtauld Gallery

Sunday 11/11 @ The Frick Collection

In keeping with its tradition of exhibiting masterworks from collections outside of New York, the Frick will present fifty-eight drawings from... 

<em>You Will Make A Difference</em>

Theatre: Off-Off-Broadway

You Will Make A Difference

Sunday 11/11 @ West Park Presbyterian Church

A truly experimental and immersive experience, You Will Make a Difference draws upon an array of influences from medieveal pageant plays... 

Wade Guyton: <em>OS</em>

Art

Wade Guyton: OS

Sunday 11/11 @ Whitney Museum of American Art

Wade Guyton's mid-career retrospective at the Whitney may forever change the way you think about paper jams. The American artist, who... 

<em>House for Sale</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

House for Sale

Sunday 11/11 @ The Duke Theater

Literary geeks should flock to the Transport Group's theatrical adaptation of Jonathan Franzen's House for Sale. Franzen, a National Book Award... 

<em>The Big Picture</em>

Film: Independent

The Big Picture

Sunday 11/11 @ IFC Center

You'll have to indulge us. We're sort of smitten with French actor Romain Duris (Heartbreaker, The Beat That My Heart Skipped),... 

Brooklyn Flea (Williamsburg)

City Gems: Shopping

Brooklyn Flea (Williamsburg)

Sunday 11/11 @ Brooklyn Flea Williamsburg

 It's hard to think of anything better than casually strolling through Brooklyn's flea market along the East River.  The Sunday flea... 

DOC NYC

Film: Documentary

DOC NYC

Sunday 11/11 @ IFC Center

Now in its third year, DOC NYC has blossomed into one of our favorite festivals. Serving up 115 documentary-tinged happenings over... 

<em>The Shaping of New Visions: Photography, Film, Photobook</em>

Art: Photography

The Shaping of New Visions

Sunday 11/11 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

This exhibition, covering the period from 1910 to today, offers a critical reassessment of photography's role in the avant-garde and neo-avant-garde... 

Edvard Munch's <em>The Scream</em>

Art: Painting & Drawing

The Scream

Sunday 11/11 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

As much as we'd all like to be gazillionare art collectors, the reality is, for most of us, Sotheby's is just... 

The Public Open

Theatre: Festival

The Public Open

Sunday 11/11 @ The Public Theater

If you were 158-years old, you'd likely be in need of a few nips and tucks now and again, which is... 

caribBeing presents 3rd Annual Flatbush Film Festival: West Indian Edition

Film: Festival

Flatbush Film Festival: caribBeing

Sunday 11/11 @ Various cinemas

This year's Flatbush Film Festival showcases classic and contemporary West Indian cinema. For three consecutive weeks, caribBeing presents a vast array... 

Quay Brothers: <em>On Deciphering the Pharmacist's Prescription for Lip-Reading Puppets</em>

Art: Multimedia

Quay Brothers

Sunday 11/11 @ MoMA The Museum of Modern Art

This MoMA gallery exhibition and accompanying film retrospective will be the first presentation of the Quay Brothers' work in all their... 

<em>The Lion King</em>

Theatre: Musical

The Lion King

Sunday 11/11 @ Minskoff Theatre

More than 60 million people around the world have come to discover the thrill, the majesty, the truly one-of-a-kind musical that... 

<em>Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters</em>

Film: Documentary

Gregory Crewdson: Brief Encounters

Sunday 11/11 @ Film Forum

We've always wondered what was lurking behind Gregory Crewdson's eerie and arresting photographs, and now thanks to filmmaker Ben Shapiro, the... 

<em>Chicago: The Musical</em>

Theatre: Musical

Chicago: The Musical

Sunday 11/11 @ Ambassador Theatre

Chicago is the kiss-and-tell tale of Roxie Hart, a chorus girl who kills her lover as a career move; Billy Flynn,... 

<em>Starlet</em>

Film: Independent

Starlet

Sunday 11/11 @ Landmark Sunshine

A 21-year old aspiring actress and a grey-haired widow make an unlikely connection in Sean Baker's slow-burning, low-budget gem, Starlet. Baker,... 

Fall Birding Walk at Wave Hill

City Gems: Parks & Rec

Fall Birding Walk at Wave Hill

Sunday 11/11 @ Wave Hill

Naturalist Gabriel Willow contributes his extensive knowledge of bird species and behaviors on these walks through the gardens and woodlands of Wave Hill. Ages... 

Brandi Carlile @ Beacon Theatre w/ Blitzen Trapper

Music

Brandi Carlile @ Beacon Theatre w/ Blitzen Trapper

Sunday 11/11 @ The Bowery Presents

Were we ever gonna get out of this town? - Just Kids - BEAR CREEK “If you start a band with... 

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Art: Multimedia

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Sunday 11/11 @ The Jewish Museum

The Jewish Museum presents Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol, the East Coast premiere of Sharon Lockhart’s latest body of work. In... 

After Photoshop: Manipulated Photography in the Digital Age

Art: Photography

After Photoshop: Manipulated Photography in the Digital Age

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This installation explores various ways in which artists, including Nancy Burson, Filip Dujardin, Joan Fontcuberta, Beate Gütschow, and others, have used... 

Bound, Unbound: Lin Tianmiao

Art: Installation

Bound, Unbound: Lin Tianmiao

Sunday 11/11 @ Asia Society and Museum

Asia Society Museum presents the first major solo exhibition in the United States of leading Chinese artist Lin Tianmiao (born 1961,... 

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Art

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Sunday 11/11 @ Rubin Museum of Art

 The fourth in a series of exhibitions curated by the renowned Tibetan scholar David Jackson, The Place of Provenance: Regional Styles in... 

Bernini: Sculpting in Clay

Art: Sculpture

Bernini: Sculpting in Clay

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

To visualize life-size and colossal marbles, the great Baroque sculptor Gian Lorenzo Bernini (1598-1680) began by rapidly modeling small clay sketches.... 

The Tenth Karmapa and Tibet&rsquo;s Turbulent 17th Century Conference

Art: Panel

The Tenth Karmapa and Tibet’s Turbulent 17th Century Conference

Sunday 11/11 @ Rubin Museum of Art

 The International conference “The Tenth Karmapa and Tibet’s Turbulent 17thcentury” will explore different aspects of Choying Dorje’s life, art, and the... 

New American Wing Galleries for Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts

Art

New American Wing Galleries for Paintings, Sculpture, and Decorative Arts

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This third and final phase of the American Wing renovation project comprises 26 renovated and enlarged galleries for the Met Museum’s... 

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Art: Video

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Sunday 11/11 @ The Jewish Museum

Ori Gersht makes videos and photographs on borders, thresholds, and transitions in time and place. In Dew (2001, 3 min., 17... 

Turkmen Jewelry from the Collection of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf

Art

Turkmen Jewelry from the Collection of Marshall and Marilyn R. Wolf

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This exhibition of 19th- and 20th-century Turkmen jewelry and decorative objects features some 50 works from the collection of Marshall and... 

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Art

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Sunday 11/11 @ The Jewish Museum

England’s Bodleian Library at Oxford University, established by Sir Thomas Bodley in 1602, is renowned for its great treasures. Among them... 

Voces Y Visiones: Gran Caribe

Art

Voces Y Visiones: Gran Caribe

Sunday 11/11 @ El Museo del Barrio

This exhibition features works that explore the vast diversity and complexity of the Caribbean basin, as an accompaniment to El Museo’s... 

Oscar Tuazon: People

Art

Oscar Tuazon: People

Sunday 11/11 @ Public Art Fund

Oscar Tuazon’s art typically combines industrial and natural materials to transform the experience of a building or space. The rough and... 

Extravagant Inventions: The Princely Furniture of the Roentgens

Art

Extravagant Inventions: The Princely Furniture of the Roentgens

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

The meteoric rise of the workshop of Abraham Roentgen (1711-1793) and his son David (1743-1807) is the most spectacular chapter in... 

Bashford Dean and the Creation of the Arms and Armor Department

Art

Bashford Dean and the Creation of the Arms and Armor Department

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

To mark the 100th anniversary of the Met Museum’s Arms and Armor Department, this exhibition surveys the career of Dr. Bashford... 

Common Ground

Art: Group Show

Common Ground

Sunday 11/11 @ Public Art Fund

 From the monuments of ancient Egypt to the Statue of Liberty, public art has traditionally been a means to represent a... 

Festival: Film

Walter Scheuer Film Festival

Sunday 11/11 @ Symphony Space

The films of early Symphony Space funder and music documentarian, the late Walter Scheuer, are celebrated in this six week film... 

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Art

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Sunday 11/11 @ Rubin Museum of Art

 Radical Terrain, the third exhibition in the series Modernist Art from India,highlights the exploration of landscape in Indian art for the generation... 

Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years

Art

Regarding Warhol: Sixty Artists, Fifty Years

Sunday 11/11 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

For decades, critics have observed that Andy Warhol exerted an enormous impact on contemporary art, but no exhibition has yet explored... 

Caribbean: Crossroads of the World

Art

Caribbean: Crossroads of the World

Sunday 11/11 @ El Museo del Barrio

Caribbean: Crossroads of the World will examine the visual arts and aesthetic development across the Caribbean, considering the histories of the... 

A Promise is Cloud

Art

A Promise is Cloud

Sunday 11/11 @ Public Art Fund

Like the atmospheric transformation of a cloud into rain, some works of art have the potential to change their form and meaning....