Out & About

| 27 Jun 2016 | 04:39

    Thu 30

    Vessel in the Form of a Boar The Met Fifth Avenue, 1000 Fifth Ave.

    11-11:30 a.m. Free with museum admission

    Sarah Graff, an associate curator of the Department of Ancient Near Eastern Art, will lead a discussion about a piece that particularly captured her.

    212-535-7710. metmuseum.org

    Do Prenups Ruin Romance?92nd St. Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St.

    7 p.m. $30

    A lawyer and a psychotherapist lead a classroom discussion on how prenuptial agreements can be mutually beneficially without stifling romance.

    212-415-5500. 92y.org

    Fri 1

    Moholy-Nagy and the Moving ImageGuggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m. Free with museum admission

    A series of films will be shown, including documentaries on Moholy-Nagy and the Bauhaus, selections of abstract cinema, and pieces by current filmmakers inspired by the artist.

    212-423-3500. guggenheim.org

    Porcelain in the PorticoThe Frick Collection, 1 East 70th St.

    Noon. Free with museum admission

    In the Frick’s Garden Court, educators will give a 10-minute talk focusing on selected items from the exhibition “Porcelain, No Simple Matter: Arlene Shechet and the Arnhold Collection.”

    212-288-0700. frick.org

    Sat 2

    Freedom Party NYC Rumsey Playfield, 14 East 71st St.6-10 p.m. Free

    DJs will play hits from a variety of genres as a part of Central Park’s Summer Stage performance series.


    Debriefing Session II by Public MovementGuggenheim Museum, 1071 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m. $25

    Public Movement, a performance research organization, will host a series of individual meetings throughout the day, where the group will give an account of its research about modern pre-war Palestinian art.

    212-423-3500. guggenheim.org

    Sun 3

    King Sunny AdéRumsey Playfield, 14 East 71st St.

    2-7 p.m. Free

    Orlando Julius and the Afro Sounds and Philadelphia DJ Rich Medina join the renowned Nigerian musician in concert as a part of Central Park’s Summer Stage performance series.


    Museum Collection TourThe Met Fifth Avenue, 1000 Fifth Ave.

    1:30-2:30 p.m. Free with museum admission

    Meeting in the Great Hall, visitors will be able to delve into a specific area of The Met collection, to be announced on the day of the guided tour.

    212-535-7710. metmuseum.org

    Mon 4

    Air PressureBrookfield Place, 230 Vesey St.

    All day. Free

    A kinetic sculptural installation consisting of over 175 animated fabric forms in the shape of birds.


    Iconic Views of Central Park TourBegins at Dairy Visitor Center, mid-Park, between 64th and 65th Street

    11 a.m. $15; members $10

    A signature tour led by Central Park Conservancy guides who give an insider’s look at some of the most iconic features of the world’s greatest urban park.

    212-310-6600. www.centralparknyc.org/events/

    Tue 5

    ‘The Last Hammer Blow’FIAF, Florence Gould Hall 55 East 59th St.

    4 and 7:30 p.m. $14

    New York City premiere of Alix Delaporte’s 2014 coming-of-age tale about a boy’s reunion with his estranged father and attempts to help his sick mother.

    212-355-6100. fiaf.org

    ‘Hotel Transylvania 2’96th St. Library, 112 East 96th St.

    2 p.m. Free

    As part of the Family Film series, there will be a screening of the animated movie starring the voices of Adam Sandler and Selena Gomez.

    212-289-0908. nypl.org

    Wed 6

    Israeli Folk Dancing92nd St. Y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St.

    8:15 p.m. $14

    There will be a night of open dancing, with instruction of more advanced repertoire provided by Ruth Goodman.

    212-415-5500. 92y.org

    My City Lab: Life in the CityMuseum of the City of New York, 1220 Fifth Ave.

    11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Free with museum admission

    Visitors can view images from collections related to city life and have a hands on experience, using various materials to develop their own solutions to the issues of urban living.

    212-534-1672. mcny.org