Weekly Events Calendar: 10.11.06

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Art & Design Events…

  • The Modern Show
    • Highlights of the 20th Century in art and design
    • October 13th though 15th ($15.00)
    • Preview party Oct. 12th, 6-9pm to benefit the Art Deco Society of New York
    • 69th Regiment Armory in Gramercy Park, (Lexington Ave. at 26th St.) 212/255-0020
  • Dumbofest
    • 10th annual art under the bridge festival–open studios, dance performances, panels, art sales, video installations, and parties galore
    • October 14th and 15th
    • 30 blocks of Dumbo Brooklyn
  • The Center for Land Use Interpretation (CLUI) at Municipal Arts Society
    • Celebrate the opening of CLUI’s new satellite location on the Hudson in Troy, New York, and new publication, Overlook: Exploring the Internal Fringes of America.
    • October 12th, 6:30-8pm
    • The Urban Center, 457 Madison Avenue at 51st Street, rsvp@mas.org, or 212.935.2075 for reservations
  • Ear to the Earth
    • Week-long festival of environmental sound and image with installations, panels, and concerts.
    • October 6th through 14th
    • 3LD Gallery / Art Center, 80 Greenwich Street @ Rector
  • Anatomy of a Brownstone III: Inside and Outside
    • Explore the process of renovating and restoring a brownstone–working with an architect, obtaining Landmarks Permits, locating furnishings that blend old and new, and undoing a previous owner’s mistakes.
    • October 28th, 1-5pm at the Atrium Amphitheater, 300 Jay Street (at Tillary) ($35), 718.552.1173 or BSmith@CityTech.cuny.edu.
  • Alternative Landscape Components: A New Land Art
    • A radical new direction in Dennis Oppenheim’s work, involving highly artificial, manmade landscapes of trees, hedges and flowers that clash with and comment on the natural landscape.
    • September 14th through November 8th
    • The Arsenal, 5th Ave. and 64th St., AND large scale outdoor installations at Thomas Paine Park/Foley Square, 212.360.8163