SOUVENIRS

NEW NEW YORK ICONS

September 16 – December 23

 

Souvenirs commissions 59+ objects that redefine NYC’s iconic imagery, inspired by the city’s Community Districts.

 

 


Critical Halloween: HOLES

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

9:30 pm – late

 

Museum of Sex

233 Fifth Avenue, New York

 

PURCHASE TICKETS

 

Critical Halloween is a space of reflection and action based upon the belief that critical ideas have a place within even one of the most seemingly carefree manifestations of our culture: the Halloween costume party.

 

Each year, we celebrate a feared ghost of art and architectural production. Join us this year to explore HOLES at the Museum of Sex.

 

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We Like America: New Icon-i-Cities

Saturday, October 21st

11 am to 3 pm

 
Central Park’s East Pinetum
(East 84th Street)
 
Inside the Spacebuster, participants of Souvenirs: New New York Icons will present their ideas about what should constitute an icon of the city today. In parallel, raumlaborberlin will lead a public workshop that invites visitors to produce their own iconography for their neighborhoods, inspiring new ways of perceiving the city of New York.
 
Read more here.

Marching On Performance

Saturday, November 11th

Sunday, November 12th

12 pm – 2:30 pm

 

Marcus Garvey ParkHarlem

(enter at 122nd St. and Madison Avenue)

 

Bryony Roberts and Mabel O. Wilson, commissioned by Storefront for Art and Architecture, collaborate with the Marching Cobras of New York to explore the crucial role of the community’s collective performances as acts of both cultural expression and political resistance.

 

Presented by the Marcus Garvey Park Alliance as Part of Performa 17

 

Read more here.