Weekly Events Calendar: 9.28.05

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Art & Design Events…

  • It’s Nesting Month at Apartment Therapy!
    • This month we will be focusing on getting the apartment back into shape as the hot induced lethargy wears off
    • Next month’s theme is Fall Colors with an I’ve Got Color Contest –Show us your most colorful room, provide tips and resources for readers to follow, and you could win a hefty prize courtesy of CB2!
  • Slow Food’s Urban Harvest
    • Showcase of delectable artisanal and sustainable food presented by their producers from New York City and its hinterlands all day Sunday October 2nd
    • New Amsterdam Market at the New York City Municipal Building (1 Centre Street in Lower Manhattan). Tastings and sales from 10am-2pm
    • The Spirits of the Region, a three hour unlimited tasting of the region’s best handcrafted wines, beers, and ciders at the Institute for Culinary Education, (50 West 23d Street.) 2-5pm
    • For tasting tickets call 718-260-8000
  • CitySol! Music Festival
    • Solar music party, green power sign-up drive and ecodesign market
    • October 1st, 1-7 pm
    • Solar1 in Stuyvesant Cove Park, 2420 FDR Drive (at 23rd Street)
  • Armory’s Modern Show
    • 20th century art and furniture
    • AT’s very own Maxwell Ryan will lead a discussion on “Developing an Eye” on Saturday,
    • October 14th, 15th & 16th , 11-7pm
    • Lexington Avenue and 26th Street in Gramercy Park, 212.255.0020
  • Art Billboards
    • Alex Katz’s “Give Me Tomorrow” at 40 East 4th St
    • Gary Hume’s “Cheerleader” at 55 Houston St
    • Lisa Sanditz’s “Tie-Dye in the Wilderness” 343 Canal St
  • Jen Beckman’s Annual Pin-Up Show
    • Photos, prints, drawings, paintings exhibited and for sale
    • Above Fanelli’s, 94 Prince St @ Mercer (buzz #1), 212.219.0166
    • Through Oct 2nd, Thurs – Sun, 2pm – 8pm
  • Extreme Textiles
    • Exhibit of over 150 highly-engineered, technical textiles and products
    • Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, 2 E. 91st St., 212.849.8400
    • Through October 23rd
  • Gallerie Illy
    • Art, classes, coffee
    • 382 West Broadway, Soho
    • Through December 15th
  • Dutch Disturbance 2005
    • Judith van den Boom at The Future Perfect
    • Collection of porcelain figurines and vases with a fresh look at traditional Dutch identity
    • Through October 6th
    • 115 N 6th St. 718 599 6278