Weekly Events Calendar: 04.05.06
Art & Design Events…
- Apartment Therapy’s Smallest Coolest Contest
- Finalists revealed this week!
- Party on April 20th–Tribeca DWR. 7-9pm.
- Apartment Therapy: The Eight Step Cure book release!
- Czech Functionalism at the Prague Kolektiv
- Professor Vladimir Slapeta comes to NY to discuss Czech avant-garde design of the pre-war generation. Cocktails served during presentation.
- April 13th, 6:30 pm
- Prague Kolektiv, 143 Front Street, DUMBO, Brooklyn. rsvp: email@example.com
- Music, plantings, lectures–multiple venues
- Through the end of the month
- Amanda Mathis uses common building materials to meticulously recreate large sections of rooms–a wall, a doorway, a corner–and then presents them in unexpected ways.
- April 6th through May 06th
- James Nicholson Gallery, 547 West 27th Street, 2nd Floor, NY, 212.967.5700
- Artists explore the idea of garden as paradise: with its beauty and darkness
- April 19th through May 24th
- The Arsenal Gallery in Central Park, 5th Avenue at 64th St.
- Photographer John Sarsgard views the Beaux Arts masterpiece and the people that pass through it as a kind of social crossroads.
- Through May 18.
- Municipal Arts Society’s Urban Center 457 Madison Avenue, 212.935.2075
- From the tiny houses of the early settlers to the diminutive but highly technological designs of today, author Lester Walker reveals the persistent fascination with self-sufficiency in American living.
- April 18th, 6:30-8pm
- Urban Center Books 457 Madison Avenue, 212.935.2075
- Global photo investigation into the nature of cities from 300 to 500 feet above ground with a large-format camera and a tilt-focus lens
- Through May 13th
- Yancey Richardson Gallery, 535 West 22nd St.
- How can individual home owners, renters, and builders transform their living spaces into green homes? Each class will cover practical, technical, and theoretical information on a variety of topics ranging from energy efficiency to rooftop gardens to lighting and insulation. The course will also feature a tour of local green buildings.
- CUNY Continuing Education, 365 Fifth Avenue (34th St,)
- 6 Tuesdays, March 14th-April 18th 7-9pm $250. 212.817.8215, or email firstname.lastname@example.org
- Through sculpture, photography, video, performance, and urban-scale architectural interventions, artists amplify and animate the urban void
- March 18th through April 30th
- Smack Mellon Gallery, 92 Plymouth Street, Dumbo, Brooklyn (718)834-8761.
- How are contemporary artists exploring a socially &
environmentally conscientious way of living & working.
- Through May 7th
- Museum of Arts & Design, 40 W 53rd St., 212-956-3535.
- Learn how to create basic centerpieces and arrangements
- Eight Wednesdays, starting April 19th, 6:30-8:30pm. $336
Published: Apr 12, 2006