For 25 days in March, Rough Trade NY is housing the world’s largest modern Moog installation as a mile-marker on the road to Moogfest, and Moog invites all artists in the area to stop by and utilize the space for experimentation and discovery. The residency serves as a physical manifestation of the intersection of music, art and technology, and it is meant to be used as an artist’s resource. More > >
If you just woke up and you forgot to set your clock ahead last night (spring forward!) it’s an hour later then you think it is. Get busy! More > >
A.G. Schneiderman and DEC Commissioner Martens have announced $395K in the first round of grants from Greenpoint Community Environmental Fund (GCEF), which was created from $19.5M paid By ExxonMobil in settlement with the State of New York over the Greenpoint oil spill.
41-54-45. Those are the high temperatures for the weekend, just in time for the kickoff of Armory Week, The Whitney Biennial, The Whitney Houston Biennial, The Last Brucennial, and 500 more things. Go to Hyperallergic for their guide to NYC Armory Arts week which is a comprehensive guide to all of the above.
It’s the Mini Mini Market Closing Happy and Sad Sale! More > >
When’s the last time you had a date with a magical green fairy? If it’s been too long, you’re in luck; March 5 is not only National Cheese Doodle Day and National Multiple Personalities Day, it’s National Absinthe Day, when aficionados of the verdant spirit will take to the bars and cafes, from late afternoon to the wee small hours of the morning, and get down like it’s the Belle Époque all over again. More > >
Pierogi is pleased to present In Orbit, an installation and performance by Ward Shelley and Alex Schweder at The Boiler.
In Orbit is a 25-foot wheel made from wood, steel, and furniture. Two living units are arrayed over this hamster-wheel-like sculpture, one around the inside of the circumference and another on the outside. More > >