Events on Tuesday, January 22

Springsteen Night with Marc Dolan and Caryn Rose

Books

Springsteen Night

Tuesday 1/22 @ Word

 At this point there should probably be a Bruce Springsteen section at your local library. The guy has started to give... 

The Moth StorySLAM: Comfort

Books

The Moth StorySLAM: Comfort

Tuesday 1/22 @ Housing Works Bookstore Cafe

 10 stories, 3 teams of judges, 1 winner. $8 at the door. This event always sells out. Limited seating; please arrive... 

Soundgarden @ Hammerstein Ballroom

Music

Soundgarden @ Hammerstein Ballroom

Tuesday 1/22 @ The Bowery Presents

 "Soundgarden made a place for heavy metal in alternative rock. Their fellow Seattle rockers Green River may have spearheaded the grunge... 

Ellie Goulding @ Terminal 5 2nd Night Added!

Music

Ellie Goulding @ Terminal 5 2nd Night Added!

Tuesday 1/22 @ Terminal 5

 "The Welsh lass is a cross between a singer-songwriter and a synth-pop starlet. Is she another Kate Nash? A kooky British... 

Ongoing Events

Life, Death, and Transformation in the Americas

Art

Life, Death, and Transformation in the Americas

Tuesday 1/22 @ Brooklyn Museum

 The Brooklyn Museum is pulling over a hundred pieces from the permanent collection that highlight the concept of transformation as part... 

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

Mantegna to Matisse: Master Drawings from the Courtauld Gallery

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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>Silver Linings Playbook</em>

Film: Wide Release

Silver Linings Playbook

Tuesday 1/22 @ Angelika Film Center

To describe Pat Solatano as slightly unhinged may be an understatement. The leading man in David O. Russell's twisted romantic comedy-drama... 

<em>Golden Boy</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Golden Boy

Tuesday 1/22 @ The Belasco Theatre

From the snappy opening scene to the somber closing one, Clifford Odets' Golden Boy is naggingly familiar. Why? Since Golden Boy... 

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

The Scream

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

History of Carnegie Hall

City Gems

History of Carnegie Hall

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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>Chicago: The Musical</em>

Theatre: Musical

Chicago: The Musical

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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,... 

The Flea: <em>Job</em>

Theatre: Off-Off-Broadway

Job

Tuesday 1/22 @ The Flea Theater

It is a deceptively simple story of adversity that lends itself to both theological and theatrical interpretation, which is exactly what... 

Henry Darger: Landscapes

Art

Henry Darger: Landscapes

Tuesday 1/22 @ Ricco Maresca Gallery

Henry Darger, the Chicago custodian who went on to become posthumously known as one of the great outsider artists of the... 

<em>Django Unchained</em>

Film: Wide Release

Django Unchained

Tuesday 1/22 @ Various locations

Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No, it's super director Quentin Tarantino swooping into theaters with his most daring... 

<em>Hitchcock</em>

Film: Wide Release

Hitchcock

Tuesday 1/22 @ Various locations

After taking on Nixon, Picasso, Hilter, and John Quincy Adams, the tremendously gifted Anthony Hopkins dons a fat-suit and prosthetics to... 

The Lost Children

Film: Discussion

The Lost Children

Tuesday 1/22 @ Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center

Sarin gas attacks, bioterrorism, child molestation, alien invasion, mass suicide. We all know cult is a four-letter-word, but that doesn't stop... 

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

Art: Photography

The Shaping of New Visions

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

BAMart: Public

Music

BAMart: Public

Tuesday 1/22 @ BAM

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

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

Art: Multimedia

The Art of Rise of the Guardians

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

Stranger Than Fiction - Winter 2013

Film: Documentary

Stranger Than Fiction

Tuesday 1/22 @ IFC Center

Luckily for New Yorkers, every season is documentary season thanks to Thom Powers and Raphaela Neilhausen's superbly curated quarterly series, Stranger... 

The Santa Claus Association

City Gems

The Santa Claus Association

Tuesday 1/22 @ City Reliquary

In the early part of the 20th century, letters to Santa Claus kept ending up in the post office’s Dead Letter... 

Charles Dickens: The Key to Character

Books

Charles Dickens: The Key to Character

Tuesday 1/22 @ New York Public Library

 More than simply one of England's greatest writers, Charles Dickens was, and remains, one of the most important writers of the... 

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

Art: Photography

Faking It: Manipulated Photography Before Photoshop

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

<em>56 Up</em>

Film: Documentary

56 Up

Tuesday 1/22 @ IFC Center

Besides brief stints making films like Coal Miner's Daughter, Thunderheart, The World Is Not Enough and Sting: Bring on the Night,... 

<em>The Art of Scent 1889-2012</em>

Art

The Art of Scent 1889-2012

Tuesday 1/22 @ Museum of Art and Design

Olfactory art is finally getting a nod with this must-experience show currently on display at the Museum of Arts and Design.... 

L.A. Law

Film

L.A. Law

Tuesday 1/22 @ 92YTribeca

 To help "warm your chafed skin this cruel winter," go to 92Y Tribeca and watch some of the best films from... 

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Art: Multimedia

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

Matisse: In Search of True Painting

Art

Matisse: In Search of True Painting

Tuesday 1/22 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

Henri Matisse (1869–1954) was one of the most acclaimed artists working in France during the first half of the 20th century.... 

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Art: Video

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Tuesday 1/22 @ The Jewish Museum

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

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Art

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

Winter Workspace at Wave Hill - Nature through Glass: Snow Globe Jars

Workshop/Class: Art

Winter Workspace at Wave Hill - Nature through Glass: Snow Globe Jars

Tuesday 1/22 @ Wave Hill

Wave Hill's Winter Workspace program transforms Glyndor Gallery into a space for artists to create new work and develop ongoing projects.... 

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde

Art

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde

Tuesday 1/22 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

This exhibition highlights specific African artifacts acquired by the New York avant-garde and its most influential patrons during the 1910s and... 

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

Art

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

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

Oscar Tuazon: People

Art

Oscar Tuazon: People

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Art

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

Extravagant Inventions: The Princely Furniture of the Roentgens

Art

Extravagant Inventions: The Princely Furniture of the Roentgens

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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... 

George Bellows

Art: Painting & Drawing

George Bellows

Tuesday 1/22 @ The Metropolitan Museum of Art

At the time of his death from appendicitis at the age of 42, George Bellows (1882–1925), was regarded as one of... 

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Art

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Tuesday 1/22 @ 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...