Events on Friday, February 1

Ty Segall w/ Mac DeMarco & Ex-Cult @ Webster Hall 

Music

Ty Segall w/ Mac DeMarco & Ex-Cult @ Webster Hall 

Friday 2/ 1 @ The Bowery Presents

 San Francisco psych wunderkind Ty Segall continues a tireless musical assault on ears and minds with his third album, Melted. Segall... 

Karen Akers: Time Flies

Music: Pop

Karen Akers: Time Flies

Friday 2/ 1 @ Lincoln Center

One of America’s most revered cabaret and Broadway stars, native New Yorker Karen Akers has performed in venues worldwide, including several... 

The Lumineers

Music

The Lumineers

Friday 2/ 1 @ Terminal 5

Twenty years ago, Wesley Schultz saw the future. Back then, growing up in the New York City suburb of Ramsey, New... 

Ongoing Events

The Santa Claus Association

City Gems

The Santa Claus Association

Friday 2/ 1 @ City Reliquary

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

BAMart: Public

Music

BAMart: Public

Friday 2/ 1 @ BAM

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

<em>Golden Boy</em>

Performing Arts: Theatre

Golden Boy

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

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

Art: Photography

The Shaping of New Visions

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

<em>Django Unchained</em>

Film: Wide Release

Django Unchained

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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

Friday 2/ 1 @ Various locations

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

Guided Tour of the Merchant’s House Museum

City Gems: Guided Tour

Merchant’s House Museum

Friday 2/ 1 @ Merchant's House Museum

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

Art: Multimedia

The Art of Rise of the Guardians

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

Henry Darger: Landscapes

Art

Henry Darger: Landscapes

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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>56 Up</em>

Film: Documentary

56 Up

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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.... 

The Slush Pile: Friday Night Happy Hour

Books

The Slush Pile: Friday Night Happy Hour

Friday 2/ 1 @ Housing Works Bookstore Cafe

 You know that weird time on Friday between work and play? The workweek is fading, the weekend looms large, and you... 

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Art

Crossing Borders: Manuscripts from the Bodleian Library

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

Oscar Tuazon: People

Art

Oscar Tuazon: People

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Art: Video

Ori Gersht: Two Videos

Friday 2/ 1 @ The Jewish Museum

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

George Bellows

Art: Painting & Drawing

George Bellows

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde

Art

African Art, New York, and the Avant-Garde

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Art

The Place of Provenance Regional Styles in Tibetan Painting

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

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

Art

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

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

Matisse: In Search of True Painting

Art

Matisse: In Search of True Painting

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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.... 

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Art: Multimedia

Sharon Lockhart | Noa Eshkol

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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... 

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Art

Modernist Art from India Radical Terrain

Friday 2/ 1 @ 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...