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7th International Conference of Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases

Date:
June 18, 2017 - 9:41am
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Cost:
Free

On the behalf of Pulsus Group, We would like to officially invite you to attend and participate at the 7th International Conference of Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases (ICNND 2018) ON June 18-20, 2018. The conference is going to be held at Hotel holiday Inn, Pacific Grove, Warsaw, Poland.

Compass Song

Date:
August 3, 2017 - 3:40pm
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Cost:
Free

Artists Mendi + Keith Obadike have stretched fragments of music, poetry, stories, and myths across the pedestrian plazas and surrounding blocks in all four cardinal directions, for visitors to discover whether they’re exploring the neighborhood or simply on their way to work. The result is Compass Song, a free app-based public sound artwork inspired by Times Square’s rich history as the Crossroads of the World that officially launches Wednesday, July 12th. Compass Song was commissioned by and created in residence with Times Square Arts.

Times Square Arts Presents FX Harsono’s Writing in the Rain

Date:
January 1, 2018 - 11:57pm
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Cost:
Free

Presented in partnership with Asia Society Museum to coincide with the exhibition “After Darkness: Southeast Asian Art in the Wake of History”

Times Square's Electronic Billboards. A seminal figure in the Indonesian contemporary art scene, Harsono has been deeply engaged with social and political issues, including the role of the artist in the recovery of repressed histories, cultures, and identities. Writing in the Rain is a stark depiction of the artist writing his name in Chinese characters with a brush as rain slowly washes the ink away.

Sick Rose - New Work by Leslie Lanxinger

Date:
January 12, 2018 - 7:00pm
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Cost:
Free

Wayfarers is pleased to present Sick Rose, a collection of high-contrast charcoal drawings by Los Angeles-based artist, Leslie Lanxinger. Touching on both personal and shared experiences, Sick Rose acts as a catalyst for the viewer to explore the many nuances and shades of what it means to live as a woman in modern times.

Make Media that Matters at MNN!

Date:
January 20, 2018 - 12:00pm
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Cost:
Free

Manhattan Neighborhood Network (MNN) is a public access television network and media education center offering hyperlocal programming and low-cost media production courses to Manhattan residents at our 59th Street Studios and El Barrio Firehouse Community Media Center in East Harlem. Register for one of our free orientations to learn about the classes, workshops and events we offer.

Dance with MMDG

Date:
January 20, 2018 - 3:00pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

Fun for the whole family, this free class is taught by Mark Morris Dance Group company members and accompanied by live music. All ages and levels are welcome.

Featured repertory: Mosaic and United (1993)

Taught by:
Lesley Garrison
Dallas McMurray

Accompaniment:
Ai Isshiki (piano)

Young Artists Competition

Date:
January 20, 2018 - 7:30pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

Seven outstanding young string players between ages 13-18 compete in our Second Annual Young Artists Competition in Partnership with Florian Leonhard Fine Violins!

The Grand Prize Winner will receive a $1,000 scholarship and will be WHCO's featured guest soloist at our May 19th concert where he or she will perform on a fine instrument courtesy of Florian Leonhard.

Left Breast Comedy Hour

Date:
January 24, 2018 - 8:00pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

1st and 4th place (aways a bridesmaid!) winners of the 2017 She Devil Comedy Competition, Sally ann Hall & Kimberly Dinaro bring you a night full of NYC's funniest women at the Lantern.

This month features:
Chloe McGovern
Claire Parker
Maria Wojciechowski
AND
Marie Faustin

Going Blind: A Documentary Screening & Discussion

Date:
January 29, 2018 - 6:00pm
Category:
Cost:
Free

In recognition of Glaucoma Awareness Month, and the ongoing critical need to address issues and needs of millions of Americans dealing with vision loss, the Academy is pleased to host a screening of the documentary Going Blind: Coming out of the Dark About Vision Loss.

Produced and directed by Peabody Award winner Joseph Lovett, the documentary looks at all aspects of vision loss: detecting, treating, and coping.

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