Events on Monday, January 28

Ultraísta w/ Prefuse 73

Music: Electronic

Ultraísta w/ Prefuse 73

Monday 1/28 @ Music Hall of Williamsburg

Did someone say Radiohead? It's likely, because Ultraísta could be considered a close relative. Showcasing the talents of Nigel Godrich, the... 

Ian Svenonius

Books

Ian Svenonius

Monday 1/28 @ Word

 Ian Svenonius, lead singer of iconic DC bands like The Nation of Ulysses and The Make-Up, comes to Brooklyn for a... 

Author Talk: Eleanor Antin

Books: Reading

Author Talk: Eleanor Antin

Monday 1/28 @ The Jewish Museum

Artist Eleanor Antin reads excerpts of her coming of age memoir, Conversations with Stalin, about growing up in a family of... 

Tegan and Sara @ Beacon Theatre

Music

Tegan and Sara @ Beacon Theatre

Monday 1/28 @ The Bowery Presents

 Tegan and Sara’s 13-year career has seen them build an avid global following of fans and fellow musicians alike. Their unique... 

Ongoing Events

Life, Death, and Transformation in the Americas

Art

Life, Death, and Transformation in the Americas

Monday 1/28 @ Brooklyn Museum

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

The Flea: <em>Job</em>

Theatre: Off-Off-Broadway

Job

Monday 1/28 @ The Flea Theater

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

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

Art: Multimedia

The Art of Rise of the Guardians

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

The Lost Children

Film: Discussion

The Lost Children

Monday 1/28 @ 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>Golden Boy</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Golden Boy

Monday 1/28 @ The Belasco Theatre

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

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

Art: Photography

The Shaping of New Visions

Monday 1/28 @ 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

Monday 1/28 @ BAM

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

The Santa Claus Association

City Gems

The Santa Claus Association

Monday 1/28 @ City Reliquary

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

<em>Hitchcock</em>

Film: Wide Release

Hitchcock

Monday 1/28 @ Various locations

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

<em>Django Unchained</em>

Film: Wide Release

Django Unchained

Monday 1/28 @ Various locations

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

Henry Darger: Landscapes

Art

Henry Darger: Landscapes

Monday 1/28 @ Ricco Maresca Gallery

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

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

Art: Painting & Drawing

The Scream

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

Guided Tour of the Merchant’s House Museum

City Gems: Guided Tour

Merchant’s House Museum

Monday 1/28 @ Merchant's House Museum

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

Art

The Art of Scent 1889-2012

Monday 1/28 @ 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.... 

<em>56 Up</em>

Film: Documentary

56 Up

Monday 1/28 @ IFC Center

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

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde

Art

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Art

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

George Bellows

Art: Painting & Drawing

George Bellows

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

After Photoshop: Manipulated Photography in the Digital Age

Art: Photography

After Photoshop: Manipulated Photography in the Digital Age

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Art: Video

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Monday 1/28 @ 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

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Art

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

Matisse: In Search of True Painting

Art

Matisse: In Search of True Painting

Monday 1/28 @ 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.... 

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

Art

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

Monday 1/28 @ 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

Monday 1/28 @ 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... 

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Art: Multimedia

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Monday 1/28 @ The Jewish Museum

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

Bashford Dean and the Creation of the Arms and Armor Department

Art

Bashford Dean and the Creation of the Arms and Armor Department

Monday 1/28 @ 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...