Monthly Archives: October 2015

Nov 7 Sat 2015 AMNH Shows “INSIDE YOU” (Are Bugs)

The microbes in your body are more numerous than the stars in the Milky Way. Clump them together, and they weigh as much as your brain. And contrary to the knee-jerk reaction that all microbes—the term used for organisms that … Continue reading

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Oct 30 Fri 10am-Noon Met Masterpieces of Chinese Painting

Masterpieces of Chinese Painting from the Metropolitan Collection October 31, 2015–October 11, 2016 Exhibition Location: Douglas Dillon Galleries, C.C. Wang Family Gallery, Frances Young Tang Gallery, Galleries 210–216 Over the past 40 years, The Metropolitan Museum of Art’s collection of … Continue reading

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((Oct 29 Thu 6.30 pm Thomas Laqueur University of California, Berkeley “The Work of the Dead: How Caring for Mortal Remains Has Shaped Humanity” at Hemmerdinger Hall, The Silver Center 100 Washington Square East))

Princeton University Press and The New York Institute for the Humanities invite you to the First Annual Humanities Lecture Thomas Laqueur University of California, Berkeley “The Work of the Dead: How Caring for Mortal Remains Has Shaped Humanity” Thursday, October … Continue reading

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Oct 29 Thu – Nov 1 Sun 2015 Jacob Javits Audio! Show 139th AES International Convention,

New York, NY, August 12, 2015 — If it’s about audio, it’s at AES, and the 139th AES International Convention, October 29 – November 1, 2015, at the Jacob Javits Center in New York City, is where the Audio Engineering … Continue reading

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Oct 29 Thu 10-11.30am Morgan – Book Covers by Matisse

THE MORGAN EXPLORES THE CAPTIVATING BOOK DESIGNS OF MODERN MASTER HENRI MATISSE Graphic Passion: Matisse and the Book Arts October 30, 2015 through January 18, 2016 **Press Preview: Thursday, October 29, 10-11:30 AM** RSVP: media@themorgan.org New York, NY, October 16, … Continue reading

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Oct 26 Mon 10-12 noon Met – Architectural models from the ancient Americas

MEDIA ALERT — PRESS PREVIEW Design for Eternity Architectural Models from the Ancient Americas Monday, October 26, 10:00 a.m.–noon Artists from the ancient Americas (first millennium B.C. to the 16th century) created small-scale architectural models to be placed in the … Continue reading

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Oct 22 Thu 6.30 pm New America Foundation: Soda Politics: Taking on Big Soda (and Winning) An Open Markets event with Marion Nestle and Leah Douglas

SodaPolitics_ The question of whether to regulate soda consumption has become a major political issue. Rising rates of obesity and diabetes, as well as the omnipresence of soda marketing and advertisements, have raised the powerful profiles of soda corporations and … Continue reading

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Oct 22 Thu 8.30am – 5.30pm to 24 Sat 9am-4.30pm Photoplus Javits

Bringing The Photography Community Together PDN PhotoPlus International Conference + Expo was founded in 1983, and is the largest photography and imaging show in North America. Over 21,000 professional photographers, photography enthusiasts, filmmakers, students and educators from around the world … Continue reading

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Oct 21 Wed 4pm at Weill Cornell Uris Auditorium: Harold Varmus on Confronting Cancer’s Complexity

Confronting Cancer’s Complexity Wednesday, October 21 at 4:00pm to 5:00pm Weill Cornell Medical College, Uris Auditorium 1300 York Avenue, New York NY The Meyer Cancer Center Seminar Series presents The Mark S. Brower, M.D., Lecture in Hematology and Oncology featuring: … Continue reading

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Oct 19 Mon 10am -12 noon Met Japan’s Arts and 16th Century Textiles – Fashion and Virtue

Celebrating the Arts of Japan: The Mary Griggs Burke Collection October 20, 2015-July 31, 2016 Born and raised in Minnesota, Mary Burke fell in love with Japanese art when she was young and built a monumental collection that is widely … Continue reading

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