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Big Red Chair Family Series Returns to NYU's Skirball Center for 2009/10 Season
Sep 16, 2009
After the success of the inaugural year for the Big Red Chair Family Series (BRC) last season, New York University’s Skirball Center for the Performing Arts has announced the return of BRC for the 2009/2010 season. This year’s series will include Grammy-winning musicians; inventive performances of theater, visual arts, and dance; a visionary variety artist; and a new musical.
"Legitimating Violence: Execution, Human Sacrifice, Assassination," Hosted by NYU's Center for Ancient Studies, Sept. 24 & 25
Sep 14, 2009
New York University’s Center for Ancient Studies will host a two-day colloquium, “Legitimating Violence: Execution, Human Sacrifice, Assassination,” on Thursday, September 24 and Friday, September 25 at NYU’s Hemmerdinger Hall, Silver Center for Arts and Science, Room 102, 100 Washington Square East (at Washington Place).
Exhibition of Groundbreaking Paintings by Indigenous Australian Artists Opens at NYU s Grey Art Gallery
Sep 1, 2009
Icons of the Desert: Early Aboriginal Paintings from Papunya, the first U.S. exhibition devoted to early acrylic paintings by Indigenous Australian artists, opens at the Grey Art Gallery on September 1, 2009.
NYU & NYC Dept. Of Sanitation to Launch Exhibit, "Loaded Out," March 28
Mar 28, 2008
New York City’s Department of Sanitation (DSNY) and New York University have teamed up to create “Loaded Out: Making a Museum,” an exhibit about the sanitation department’s history and importance in New York City. The exhibit, which includes historic images and objects from the DSNY, will be on display, for 24-hour public viewing, from March 28 through May 5 at NYU’s Windows at Kimmel Center (the corner of LaGuardia Place and West 3rd Street).
NYU’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center Hosts “Made in Mad New York” Film Festival
Feb 11, 2010
A showcase of short and long feature films sponsored by the Comunidad Autónoma de Madrid, entitled “Made in Mad New York,” will be hosted by New York University’s King Juan Carlos I of Spain Center, 53 Washington Square South. The films are free and open to the public. For more information, call 212.998.3650 or visit www.nyu.edu/kjc.