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Music at MAD

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June 5 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until June 26, 2021

Museum of Arts and Design (MAD)
2 Columbus Circle Midtown
New York, New York

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Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly

$18/adults, Free/ages 18 & under

Enjoy live music activating the galleries of the Museum of Arts & Design on Saturday afternoons. Casual and kid-friendly (and socially distanced).

Visit anytime Thursday – Sunday  11 am–7 pm to explore creative accessories in 45 Stories in Jewelry: 1947 to Now (note, there is a photo of a gold-plated vagina on the wall), look for fascinating details in The Fisher Dollhouse: A Venetian Palazzo in Miniature and more engaging works at the intersection of art and craft. ‘

Thursday evenings are 2-for-1 admission from 5 to 8 pm.

Stop by the well curated, colorful gift shop and make reservations at Robert, the chic (but kid-friendly) restaurant with stunning Central Park views.

Three with a Pen: Lily Renée, Bil Spira, and Paul Peter Porges

See works by the three Jewish artists driven from their homes in Vienna after the German annexation of Austria in 1938 including comic books, New Yorker cartoons, Mad magazine spoofs, caricatures, portraiture, fashion design, advertising, and children’s books, among other formats. Biographical material and ephemera amplify the artists’ personal stories of survival and help contextualize…

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MoMA

Always exciting and decidedly kid-friendly, the Museum of Modern Art has spacious galleries and engaging exhibits.

* Feel the joy of the rainbow Sol Lewitt murals, relax in the lovely sculpture garden, find a helicopter in a stairwell and see modern masterpieces including paintings by Claude Monet, Henri Matisse, Piet Mondrian, Pablo Picasso and Vincent…

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ONX Studio Showcase

Experience the New York City premiere of extended reality works by some of today’s leading practitioners. Programs include:

Kordae Henry and Jeremy Hartley’s IF NOT NOW, a live motion capture featuring a Flex dancer who is rendered into an Afro-Futurist robotic form and cut into a video (June 9th – 12th).

Metamorphic, a social VR…

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Queens International Night Market at Rockefeller Center

Queens Night Market OUTPOST returns to Rockefeller Center, featuring seven of the popular international market’s most celebrated vendors. The outdoor, open-air market will be open through the summer season Monday through Friday from 12pm-6pm.

Also check out iconic shops and cool art installations throughout the plaza.

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Sessions at the Circle: Summer 2021

Enjoy performances from local New York City musicians and DJs on the second floor of 10 Columbus Circle.

Each week has a theme, including the Best of Broadway, Film & TV Favorites, and Jazz Classics.

While you’re there, enjoy exclusive offers from the center’s shops and restaurants.

 

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