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Things to Do on Chelsea This Month - January 2020


Things to Do on Chelsea This MonthPhoto: David Berkowitz/Flickr 


You can easily spend your entire visit to New York City hanging out in the Manhattan neighborhood of Chelsea. The High Line, Chelsea Market, and the Whitney Museum all call Chelsea home. Want to know about all of the most memorable things to do in Chelsea this month? City Guide has compiled the best neighborhood happenings for you here.

Cour: Ayres de Cour des Grands Matres de la Tragdie Lyrique - NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marim
January 18, 2020 - New York

Lila Hajosi, mezzo-soprano & Giovanni Bellini, luteMired in decadence and shrouded in subtlety, French court culture found no better expression than the intimate, sensual, and seductively nuanced Air de Cour. Yet, at the apex of the Ancien Rgime, Bon Got tangles with Sprezzatura, as a Mazarin Italian import and Tuscan peasants son becomes Surintendant de la Musique du Roi. The monumental Tragdie Lyrique and the Comdie-Ballet of Jean Baptiste Lully, n Giovanni Battista Lulli, gradually eclipse the Air de Cour, as a glittering age hungry for spectacle swiftly hurdles towards its end.Join us on a midwinters evening, as the French-Florentine duo of mezzo-soprano Lila Hajosi and lutenist Giovanni Bellini share a program of exquisite jewels from the rise of the Roi Soleil in the elegant and intimate Ridotto of the townhouse of NYU Casa Italiana Zerilli-Marim.Works of Lully, Charpentier, Gallot le Vieux, Lambert, and Mouton. and excerpts from the Divertissement de Chambord, Ballet Royal de Flore, Ballet de Versailles.

NYCC Presents Comedy Brunch at Burger & Lobster - Burger & Lobster
January 18, 2020 - New York

Add some laughter to your lobster benedict! Join us for an exceptional entertainment event as Gramercy's favorite comedy club and Flatiron's best brunch spot team up to bring you an incredible meal paired with top notch comedians in the stand-up captital of the world!Doors open for seating and brunch service at 1:00 pmPlease arrive at Burger & Lobster no later than 1:30 pm to be seatedSome parties may be seated at larger communal tables alongside separate parties at the discretion of event hostsShow begins at 1:45 pm

Truth to Power - Rubin Museum of Art
January 18, 2020 - New York

Be transported to the great expanse of Siberia by Yuliyana Krivoshapkina and Nachyn Choreve, virtuosos whose music underscores the power of nature and the timeless connections between humanity and the universe.

Candied Corrosion - The Rubin Museum of Art
January 19, 2020 - New York

Sundays are for families! Bring your family to the Rubin Museum for a Sunday afternoon of activities. Drop into the Education Center for some art-making, enjoy our 2:00 p.m. family exhibition tour.

Ace Air - Duane Forrest - Ace Hotel New York
January 19, 2020 - New York

Duane Forrest is a singer-songwriter and multimedia artist from Toronto, Canada.

Sunday Night Live Music Series - Ace Hotel New York
January 19, 2020 - New York

Artist Chris Tucci curates an eclectic night of Live music with emerging artists plus LIVE DJ sets serving up a hearty selection of B-sides, bootlegs and rarities.

New York Rangers vs. Columbus Blue Jackets - Madison Square Garden
January 19, 2020 - New York

New York Rangers vs. Columbus Blue Jackets

NYC Penthouse Silent Disco - 230 Fifth
Through January 19, 2020 - New York

Were back at everyones favorite venue, 230 5th, for an amazing night of dancing, drinking, and fun! This upscale venue is ideal for your next birthday party or girls night out. We'll we rocking out on the 20th floor penthouse with our 3 live DJ's playing a bit of everything for everyone.Your 3 live DJ's are spinning all night:DJ 1 (Green): Top 40 Dance HitsDJ 2 (Red): 80s, 90s & 2K ThrowbacksDJ 3 (Blue): Hip Hop/R&BYour Experience Includes: A pair of Quiet Events Headphones Glow in the dark gear 3 live DJs battling for your attention Rooftop beer garden accessSpecial notes: 21+ Rain or Shine Dress code: No athletic wear (sneakers, baseball caps, yoga pants, etc.); no baggy or destroyed jeansWhat to bring: Valid ID You MUST have a credit or debit card for the check-in process. If the headphones are NOT returned, there will be a $100 charge to your credit or debit card after the event. No need to print your ticket, just show the code on your phone or they will have your name at the door.How it works:With your pair of Quiet Events headphones you can adjust the volume and choose between our three DJs with the flick of a sw... (read more)

Brazil Butt Lift (Cardio Sculpt) with Leandro Carvalho - Mountainside Chelsea
January 20, 2020 - New York

Dont miss your chance to train with Leandro Carvalho, the celebrity trainer who created Brazil Butt Lift. No two weeks will be the same, but every week you will leave feeling rejuvenated, refreshed, and recharged both physically and mentally.On this weeks schedule: Join Leandro for his signature cardio sculpt class, Brazil Butt Lift! This high intensity workout will target your butt and core, and end the intense burn with a focus on your abs. Date: 1/20Time: 6-7pmLocation: Mountainside Chelsea For questions please contact 917.232.4067

New York Rangers vs. New York Islanders - Madison Square Garden
January 21, 2020 - New York

New York Rangers vs. New York Islanders

Lobby Night - Marco Weibel of Darker Than Wax - Ace Hotel New York
January 22, 2020 - New York

Brought up on a diet of soul, chicago/detroit house, jazz and rare grooves, DJ / selector Marco, dabbles in all things deep, spiritual, raw and honest.

Macy's Herald Square Celebrates the Year of the Rat 2020 - Macy's
January 23, 2020 - New York

Macy's Herald Square welcomes shoppers to ring in the Year of the Rat with scheduled performances by traditional lion dancers and more. Customers can try their luck with red envelope giveaways, and open their envelope to see what prize they've won. Plus, with any cosmetics purchase of $65, customers will receive a special gift.*Event subject to change or cancellation. *While supplies lastMain Floor - Cosmetics

Lobby Thursdays: Justin Strauss - Ace Hotel New York
January 23, 2020 - New York

Justin Strauss one of New York City's most revered DJs plays records tonight, just for you. Maybe some CDs, also.

K2 Friday Night Tour - Rubin Museum of Art
January 24, 2020 - New York

Much of the art from the Museum's collection is centuries old, but it provides fresh perspectives on our world today. Take a guided tour to learn more about the beautiful and thought-provoking objects in our galleries.

Lobby Nights: Andy Beta DJ Set - Ace Hotel New York
January 24, 2020 - New York

Andy Beta has been writing about music for many years, his work appearing at the New York Times, Pitchfork, Rolling Stone, and more, covering everything from disco and Afrobeats to Brazilian pop and Japanese minimalism.

New York Knicks - Madison Square Garden
January 26, 2020 - New York

New York Knicks vs. Brooklyn Nets

2020 AKC Meet the Breeds - Jacob K. Javits Convention Center
Through January 26, 2020 - New York

In 2020 the dogs are taking their talents to the Javits Center in New York City when The American Kennel Club (AKC) hosts its annual AKC Meet The Breeds on January 25-26th, 2020. Once again, The International Cat Association (TICA) joins this family-friendly, educational extravaganza that gives animal lovers the unique opportunity to meet and play with hundreds of adorable dogs and cats while learning about responsible pet ownership.Almost 200 breeds of dogs and cats will be on site in elaborately decorated booths with elements from the breeds history creatively displayed as well as opportunities to learn from experts about each breed in attendance. There will also be numerous fun demonstrations both days.

Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show - Javits Center
Through January 26, 2020 - New York

Discover why life is better with a boat at the 2020 Progressive Insurance New York Boat Show, docking at the Javits Center January 22-26, 2020. Boat hop and shop more than 350 boats ranging from center consoles and luxury yachts to wakesports boats and family runabouts, plus thousands of new marine technologies, accessories and gear as you explore the benefits of wakesurfing, fishing, cruising and simply disconnecting with family and friends on the water. With five days of summer dreaming, activities for nautical newbies and fun for the whole family, its the perfect way to beat the winter chill.

The Game of Life - The Rubin Museum of Art
January 27, 2020 - New York

Puzzled by life? This might be the experience for you.The Buddhist Wheel of Life is an allegorical representation of the ever-changing nature of existence.

Most Contagious - The Altman Building
January 29, 2020 - New York,

Most Contagious is the acclaimed event for marketers from the world's most successful brands, media and advertising agencies. This event will provide a rich and incisive appraisal of 2019's most innovative and influential campaigns, events, technologies, start-ups and emerging trends from around the world that are certain to shape marketing and customer decisions in 2020.

Renowned Artist Edward Beckett At Walter Wickiser Gallery - Walter Wickiser Gallery
Through January 29, 2020 - New York

Renowned Artist Edward Beckett Will Debut At New York City's Walter Wickiser Gallery In January 2020New York, NY - The Walter Wickiser Gallery (210 11th Ave #303) in New York City will present an exhibition of works from the late 1990s to the present by Los Angeles-based artist Edward Beckett in January 2020.Eleven monotypes and paintings have been selected, themed around the artist's career-long exploration of two themes: the intersection of art and music he has described as Visual Song and Questioning Time.The show will run from January 4 - January 29, 2020 with an opening reception on Thursday, January 9 (6-8 pm), at the gallery in Chelsea's historic Fine Art Building.Beckett, a symbolic expressionist, has described his as work as "depicting the unseen elements of communication. These (spoken, unspoken, musical) elements include communication between one's self and another, our community, our world, our fears, loves and ambitions; and between our perceptions and influencing factors."Beckett renders these subjects through four mediums - primarily printmaking, but also through ceramic sculpture, painting and iconography. His process uses a repetitive symbolic a... (read more)

Meet the Brands: A Night In on Wellness, Self-Care, and Personal Growth with Founders - Neighborhood Goods
January 30, 2020 - New York

A few of our beauty & wellness brand founders are coming over to chat about what wellness & self-care means to them from skincare and intimacy, to performance, and natural medicine. Meet founders & team members from Maude, ASYSTEM, Hilma, & more, enjoy spiked kombucha sips from Juneshine and healthy snacks from Pop Up Grocer, and shop beauty & wellness brands for a New Year reset.

K2 Friday Night Tour - Rubin Museum of Art
January 31, 2020 - New York

Much of the art from the Museum's collection is centuries old, but it provides fresh perspectives on our world today. Take a guided tour to learn more about the beautiful and thought-provoking objects in our galleries.

Art+Tech Installation: Machine Hallucination - ARTECHOUSE
Through January 31, 2020 - New York

Immerse into the world of digital art at New York Citys newest art space - ARTECHOUSE! Explore inaugural installation - Machine Hallucination by Refik Anadol - and experience New York City like you havent before. Machine Hallucination, challenges the conventional definition of space through the mind of a machine. The groundbreaking installation utilizes artificial intelligence in an effort to explore and uncover the ever-changing shape of the city and architecture by evoking our collective memory, and the ways that new forms of visual representations can alter our perception of this iconic destination. Over 100 million publicly available photographs of New York City, the largest data set ever gathered for an art piece, are deployed into machine learning algorithms to create the visualized consciousness previously unseen and unimagined. Open to all ages!On View September 6th - December 1st at ARTECHOUSE / Chelsea MarketFor tickets & details, visit: https://www.artechouse.com/nycAdmission & Hours:Sun - Thurs: 10AM - 10PMFri & Sat: 10AM - 11PM

New York Rangers vs. Dallas Stars - Madison Square Garden
February 03, 2020 - New York

New York Rangers vs. Dallas Stars

Carter Burden Gallery Announces New Exhibitions by Re-Emerging NYC Artists - Carter Burden Gallery
Through February 05, 2020 - New York

Carter Burden Gallery presents three new exhibitions: Reconfigured in the East Gallery featuring Marilyn Church and Basia Goldsmith; Small Disturbances in the West gallery featuring Andrea Lilienthal; and On the Wall featuring Robert Petrick. The reception will be held January 9, 2020 from 6 - 8 p.m. The exhibition runs from January 9 through February 5, 2020 at 548 West 28th Street in New York City. The gallery hours are Tuesday - Friday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m., Saturday 11 a.m. - 6 p.m. Marilyn Church presents large acrylic paintings of abstracted figures in Reconfigured. Although she occasionally strays into what seems like total abstraction, the figure has been a continuous theme throughout her career. The impact of the stories of victims and those charged, first fascinated her as a court room artist. A sense of intense emotion resonates in her works. Now, freed from any prescribed boundaries of subject matter, her work is based on improvisation, dream images and intuition. Church explains, In this process of discovery, a narrative eventually emerges however illusive it appears. It is often cloaked in mystery, eroticism, and ambiguity. Church has taught at Pratt Institute an... (read more)

New York Rangers vs. Buffalo Sabres - Madison Square Garden
February 07, 2020 - New York

New York Rangers vs. Buffalo Sabres

Chelsea gallery tour - West Chelsea Art Building
February 08, 2020 - New York

Visit 7 modern art galleries in the world's center for contemporary art - we find and explain this month's most fascinating exhibits in painting, sculpture, electronic media & photography. Led by Rafael Risemberg, Ph.D.

Chelsea gallery tour - West Chelsea Art Building
February 08, 2020 - New York

Visit 7 modern art galleries in the world's center for contemporary art - we find and explain this month's most fascinating exhibits in painting, sculpture, electronic media & photography. Led by Rafael Risemberg, Ph.D.

Posters of the Japan Red Cross Society - Poster House
Through February 11, 2020 - New York,

Celebrating interesting poster stories within our collection, Poster House is pleased to expand our exhibition offerings with our first Mini-Exhibition, located in the hallway of our Lower Level gallery space.This show displays the only known examples of nine posters from the Japan Red Cross Society. Created in the mid-1920s, they were geared at teaching young children manners and public health.Please see our blog post on the collection for more information and stop by the galleries to see these unique works in person!

The invisible enemy should not exist (Room F, section 1, Northwest Palace of Nimrud) - Jane Lombard Gallery
Through February 22, 2020 - New York

"The invisible enemy should not exist (Room F, section 1, Northwest Palace of Nimrud" is an ongoing project by Iraqi-American artist, Michael Rakowitz. This exhibition features bas-reliefs from Room F in Palace at Nimrud, located in modern-day Iraq, and marks the New York debut of Rakowitz's film "The Ballad of Special Ops Cody". Rakowitzs reliefs continue to inspire conversations about colonialism, preservation, and the culturcide of a civilization.

Homebody: New Prints 2020/Winter - International Print Center New York (IPCNY)
Through March 21, 2020 - New York City

INTERNATIONAL PRINT CENTER NEW YORK (IPCNY) is pleased to present Homebody: New Prints 2020/Winter, an exhibition featuring 31 artists from Australia, Canada, Portugal, Ukraine, the United Kingdom, and the United States whose work explores relationships between personal and domestic structures. IPCNYs New Prints Program is a biannual, juried open call for prints and print-based work that captures current voices and issues in contemporary printmaking.Throughout the jurying process, Ariana Barat, Gregory Burnet, Orit Mardkha-Tenzer, and Keris Salmon were collectively drawn to works that played with themes of domesticity and place. Burnet noted his affinity for things we see all the time but maybe become too used to, including landscapes, domestic interiors, furniture, utensils, and even pets.

BEYOND THE STARS: Featuring CASCIONE & LUSCIOV - JoAnne Artman Gallery
Through March 28, 2020 - New York

BEYOND THE STARSJoAnne Artman Gallery is pleased to present Beyond The Stars, an exhibition of new work by artist collective Cascione & Lusciov at the gallerys New York location. Comprised of Silvia Cascione and Roman Lusciov, the duos new body of sculptural work explores both hardwired and au courant notions of form, line, and the romantic associations tied to outer space.The exhibition title, Beyond The Stars, invites multi-faceted connections between the origin of life and futuristic dimension, while visually translating the immateriality of space and time into streamlined, biomorphic forms. Conceptually focused on objects in motion, their installations, which often involve kinetic sculptures, draw parallels between the sensation of forward propulsion and an unknown, abstract future. Conflating the solidity of their materials with the appearance of a fluid, liquid state, the relationship betweenvolume and space is explored in each sculpture.Channeling the transformations of a stars shape and color throughout its lifetime, Cascione & Lusciov demonstrate an understanding of how sculpture can serve as a tool of expression for different realities of life. Each work mad... (read more)

JoAnne Artman Gallery, Presents: THE BACK ROOM - JoAnne Artman Gallery
Through April 20, 2020 - New York

JoAnne Artman Gallery, Presents:THE BACK ROOM: Featuring AMERICA MARTIN, MARY FINLAYSON, ELLEN VON WIEGAND, ADRIANA OLIVER, GREG MILLER + ANNA KINCAIDEWINTER/SPRING 2020JoAnne Artman Gallery511A West 22nd Street | New York, NY 10011Contact: JoAnne ArtmanTelephone: 949-510-5481 | E-mail: joanneartman@aol.com Website: www.joanneartmangallery.comJan. 17 Apr. 1THE BACK ROOMJoAnne Artman Gallery is pleased to present, The Back Room, a group exhibition that celebrates the seduction and drama of entering a gallerys private, back room. An exploration into past and upcoming shows, the works in The Back Room celebrates the art worlds unique ritual of inviting preferred patrons to view the gallerys exclusive inventory. Including works by America Martin, Mary Finlayson, Ellen Von Wiegand, Adriana Oliver, Greg Miller, and Anna Kincaide, all artists hold distinctive sensibilities in subject matter and concept, yet are linked through an expressive formal approach. In a collaborative effort in bringing the abstract and figurative arts together, the featured artists showcase the extensive visual influences of pop culture.Colombian-American artist America Martin ... (read more)

TADA! Youth Theater Announces Winter Semester Classes Open for Registration - TADA! Youth Theater
Through May 09, 2020 - New York

Winter Classes 12 session musical theater weekly classes begin January 27, 2020 through May 9, 2020.All TADA! classes and camps are focused on original work and are team-taught by two professional Teaching Artists with extensive experience in musical theater and arts education. Ensemble methods are taught to encourage active listening, empathy and working with others. All students focus on daily musical theater training, expressing themselves through storytelling and developing characters within their show. Winter session classes culminate in a quality performance where students perform their very own mini-musical for a live audience.

The Girl with the Red Hair - Alchemical Theatre Lab
Through December 15, 3019 - New York

"The Girl with the Red Hair" tells the story of Hayley Jones, a young woman admitted into a psychiatric facility who slowly begins to lose her grip on reality, as she struggles to find her own sanity.Coming off a sold out one-night performance in July, "The Girl with the Red Hair" returns starting December 5th for a two-week run at The Alchemical, 104 W 14th St, New York, NY.This riveting production is written and directed by Anthony M. Laura, owner of Face to Face Films, an independent film & theater production company. Mr. Laura has worked heavily in film & theater for several years.The play features a predominately female cast dealing with issues rarely spoken about, yet ones that many people face on an everyday basis such as mental illness, loneliness, abuse, institutionalization and sexuality in all forms.The outstanding cast features Casey Hartnett returning in the lead role as Hayley Jones. She is joined by a stellar ensemble cast featuring Auberth Bercy, Priya Bond, Vivien Cardone, Dixie Carroll, Alex Commito, Candy Dato, Margie Foley, Alexandra Rooney and Samantha Yestrebsky.


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