Weekly Calendar: August 26th - September 9th

Weekly Calendar: August 26th - September 9th

Maxwell Ryan
Aug 26, 2004

Photo by Scott...Bluejake still on honeymoon.


  • Scott Jordan Furniture
    Floor model clearance sale
    Fine wood furniture: beds, sofas, chairs, tables

    137 Varick Street
  • Stickley, Audi
    Almost everything on sale: fine wood, Mission style furniture
    160 5th Ave.
  • Country Carpet & Rug
    August sale on all carpeting, rugs and hardwood floors
    207 Robbins Lane, Syosset
  • Pompoosanuc Mills
    Save 10-20% on find wood furniture and accessories
    Ends 8/29
    124 Hudson Street (212.226.5960)
  • Felissimo Design House
    Redesign Sale: 50% to 90% tons of great home accessories from Karim Rashid and more
    Ends 8/28
    10 West 56th Street (212.247.5656)
  • Armani Casa
    Crisp, neutral bed linens are up to 50% off
    Through 8/31
    97 Greene St., Soho
  • The Container Store
    Favorite solutions sale - up to 30% off on selected items
    Sixth Avenue between 18th & 19th
  • MoMA Summer Sale
    Up to 70% off selected items
    online and at MoMA QNS 33 Street at Queens Blvd.
    Long Island City, Queens
Craigslist Weekend Garage Sale Round Up Flea Markets
  • Chelsea Flea Market
    Saturday and Sunday, 6th Ave from 25th to 26th Street, sunrise to sunset
    Phone: (212) 243-5343


  • Bill Charlap
    Playing for 12 nights with with hard-bop saxophonist Houston Person (August 31) and the hulking, Mingus-esque bassist Ray Drummond (September 3).
    August 31 to September 12
    Jazz Standard , 116 East 27th St., 212-576-2232
  • Allan McCollum's psychogeography
    “My relationship to Missouri and Kansas is—well, like most of us from the coast, they're the states we fly over,” says Allan McCollum “We think of them more as shapes than as places.” A California native who resides in New York, he's long been interested in the way that certain forms imprint themselves on viewers—the political map as Rorschach test. (via NYMag)
  • Friedrich Petzel, 535 W. 22th St., 212-680-9467. 9/1-10/2.
    Central Park , Southeast corner, 9/8-2/28.
  • Hockey 2004: Annika Larsson's Video
    After teaching herself to skate, Larsson staged and directed a game in an empty Stockholm arena, letting her camera linger on the gear: face masks, goalie pads, even slimy mouth guards. “Commercial logos are so heavily integrated into the new image of hockey,” Larsson says. “I allowed myself to be seduced.” (via NYMag)
    Rosen Gallery, 525 W. 24th St., 212-627-6000. 9/7-10/14.
  • Humble Masterpieces at MoMA
    One hundred and twenty masterfully crafted ordinary objects from MoMA's 70-year-old collection are showcased here for their design significance.
    Ends 9/27
    MoMA Queens, 33rd St. at Queens Blvd., Long Island City, Queens, New York. (212) 708-9400
  • Works of Eva Eisler
    Trained as an architect in Prague, Eisler brings her foundation in Czech Modernism to all her work, both in art and design. Her recent jewelry designs , sculptures, drawings, and interior accessories are on display here.
    Ends 9/10
    Czech Center New York, 1109 Madison Ave., New York.
    (212) 288-0830
  • Magnum's New Yorkers
    Henri Cartier-Bresson, Robert and Cornell Capa and various other Magnum stars
    Ends 9/6
    Museum of the City of New York
    1220 Fifth Ave., at 103rd St.; 212-534-1672.
  • A Wrinkle in Time
    The heavenly bodies of Lee Bontecou's parallel universe
    Ends 9/27
    MoMA QNS , 33rd St. at Queens Blvd., Long Island City; 212-708-9400
  • Some Exhaust
    40 specially created works by more than a dozen artists inspired by the multipurpose American garage: site of makeshift studios and meth labs, cold storage and carbon monoxide
    Ends 9/25
    Lehmann Maupin, 540 W. 26th St.; 212-255-2923
  • Andy Goldsworthy on the Roof
    No, this is not news and it will be up until October 31st, but he's our hero. Part of loving your NYC apartment is loving NYC. And what's not to love about standing on the roof of the Met in the summertime taking in a work by Goldsworthy? Priceless.

  • glowlab: 1:100 exhibition
    1 foot of interior space is equivalent to 100 feet of the city...
    July 1st - August 27th
    527 W. 24th
  • Solos: FutureShack
    May 14 - October 10, 2004
    The architectural prototype FutureShack, designed by Australian architect Sean Godsell, will be constructed in the Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden as part of the summer Solos series.
    Cooper Hewitt Museum, 5th Ave. at 91st St.
  • Jack Lenor Larsen @ the Museum of Arts and Design
    Exhibit runs until August 29th
    " The exhibition "Jack Lenor Larsen: Creator and Collector" offers intimate glimpses into the career and collections of the renowned weaver, designer, author, gardener and collector."
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