AUGUST 15 2014
Performance Program at MoMA
Theatrical and staged elements have been a key feature of visual art throughout the 20th century. Movements like Futurism, Dada and Bauhaus employed theater, dance, music and poetry with live or broadcast performances to engage audiences.
The Roof Garden Commission
This installation by Dan Graham (born 1942, Urbana, Illinois) is the second in a new series of site-specific commissions for the Museum’s Roof Garden. Comprising curves of steel and two-way mirrored glass set between the hedgerows, Graham’s structure is part garden maze, part modernist skyscraper façade.
Ahoy New York Food Tours
Explore six different tasting locations which fuse the elements of history, culture and food. The delicious food tastings for Chinatown and Little Italy are enough for lunch.
Birds of Paradise Museum
An elegant example of extreme evolution, New Guinea’s birds-of-paradise show off their feathery flair during elaborate mating rituals.
Improv Comedy: The N Crowd
Spend a night out with what Philly Style Magazine called “Philadelphia’s premier improv comedy troupe.” In 2008 and 2010, The N Crowd was named “Best Comedy Club by City Voter’s Hot List.
FOOD: Transforming the American Table, 1950-2000
FOOD will explore the major changes in food – its production, distribution, preparation and consumption- in the United States.
Concerts on Canon
Enjoy live music every Thursday night at this magical California venue. There is plenty of seating and open grass area for picnic blankets. Let the music take you away.
11th Annual Beverly Hills International Music Festival
People from all over are invited to join in a broad and colorful spectrum of art experiences, including learning from international guest artists and giving recitals for some of the entertainment capital of the world’s most important personalities.
This exhibit is filled with authentic props and costumes that appeared on the hit TV series, LOST, which aired on ABC from 2004 – 2010.
Prudential Ride London
Hop on your bike and join Prudential Ride London, a world-class festival of cycling in London. Following the huge success of the first Prudential Ride London festival in 2013, London Mayor Boris Johnson said, "Prudential Ride London is now firmly on the map as one of the greatest cycling events in the world."
Notting Hill Carnival
The streets of West London come alive every August Bank Holiday weekend as London celebrates Europe's biggest street festival – the Notting Hill Carnival.