Out & About

| 17 Feb 2015 | 05:07

Friday, February 7


Bohemian National Hall, 321 E 73rd St

7 p.m.


Nimrod Opera Zurich presents the visualisation of Michael Jarrell's opera for the first time in the U.S., featuring actress Anna Clementi with the Argento Chamber Ensemble.


Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week

Lincoln Center


New York's fashion week is here and runs till the 13th. Come and see a multitude of designers, brands, and models -- even if you don't have a ticket for the shows themselves. Consult the website for time and locals of the events.


Saturday, February 8

Brentano String Quartet & Christine Brandes, soprano

92y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street

8 p.m.


HAYDN: Arianna a Naxos ("Teseo mio ben"), Cantata for Soprano

MOE: Of Color Braided All Desire for Soprano and String Quartet (New York premiere)

MENDELSSOHN: String Quartet in D major, Op. 44, No. 1


Sunday, February 9

Living in Space: Astrophysics

92y, Lexington Avenue at 92nd St

10 a.m.


Will we vacation on space stations in this century? How will we have to adjust? Learn what zero gravity does to paddle balls and other toys.

Monday, February 10

Landmarks committee CB8

Marymount Manhattan College, 221 East 71st Street, Regina Peruggi Room

6:30 p.m.



Tuesday, February 11 The Park Avenue Historic District Public Meeting

Municipal Building, 1 Centre Street, 9th Floor

3 p.m.


The proposed Park Avenue Historic District consists of approximately 68 buildings from 79th to 96th Street in Manhattan. info@friends-ues.org

Street Fairs Committee CB8

Lenox Hill Hospital, 130 East 77th Street, Theater Room Floor 2A

6:30 p.m.



Wednesday, February 12

Land Use Meeting CB8

310 East 67th Street, Auditorium

6:30 p.m.



Thursday, February 13

A.R. Penck: Felt Works 1972?1995

Michael Wener Gallery, 4 E 77th St

10 a.m.


This exhibition of the artist's felt sculptures is the first to be presented outside of Europe, offering a rare opportunity to examine a significant, though little-known, body of work by one of the most important artists of the post-war generation.


Exhibition Tour-Charles Marville: Photographer of Paris

The Metropolitan Museum of Art

1000 Fifth Avenue

10:30 a.m.

In this exhibition, immerse yourself in mid-nineteenth-century Europe through captivating photographs taken by Charles Marville, including romantic portraits, artistic studies, extraordinary views of architecture, and compelling images of "New Paris."