Weekly Events Calendar: 11.16.05

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Art & Design Events…

  • Safe: Design Takes on Risk at the MOMA
    • 300 contemporary products and prototypes designed to protect
    • Through January 2nd
    • MOMA, 11 West 53 Street, 212.708.9400.
  • Cut & Paste Design Competition
    • Live, battle-like event in which 8 contestants have 15 minutes to produce a design with tools provided.
    • November 19th, 10pm
    • M1-5. 52 Walker St, 212.965.1701
  • tART FALL 2005 Salon Show and Benefit
    • Collective of emerging artists who are committed to strengthening
      the presence of women artists in the public sphere.
    • Auction on November 19th, 6-9pm (proceeds go to Doctors Without Borders)
    • Free cocktails!
    • 147 Bowery @ Broome Street
  • Broadway Panhandler: Gingerbread Houses – NYC Style
    • An assortment of New York City’s top pastry chefs have created NYC Gingerbread Houses – gingerbread brownstones, 1 bedroom apartments, lofts and more
    • Gingerbread house building demo on November 19th at 3pm
    • Raffle to take home a yummy structure on November 28th (100% of the proceeds from the raffle will be donated to City Harvest)
    • On display through November 23rd
    • Broadway Panhandler 477 Broome Street
  • Housing Works Thrifts 10th Street Grand Opening
    • 100% of the profits from this store go towards fighting HIV/AIDS and Homelessness
    • Every Sunday through winter–partake in free baked goods from local bakeries
    • 245 W. 10th St. (hudson/bleecker) 212.352.1618
  • 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
  • Gallerie Illy
    • Art, classes, coffee
    • Through December 15th
    • 382 West Broadway, Soho