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Mass Appeals: Thomas Bayrle’s Objects of Desire

Bringing together a group of scholars, cultural critics, and writers, this panel will explore Thomas Bayrle’s long-standing inquiry into the relationship between mass media, political spectacle, and consumerism. The conversation will take up Bayrle’s interest in how cultural modes of ...

John Akomfrah in Conversation with Gary Carrion-Murayari

Join us for a conversation between John Akomfrah and Gary Carrion-Murayari, Kraus Family Curator, on the occasion of “John Akomfrah: Signs of Empire,” the first American survey exhibition of the work of the legendary British artist, film director, and writer.Since ...

Thomas Bayrle in Conversation with Massimiliano Gioni

Join us for a conversation between Thomas Bayrle and Massimiliano Gioni, Edlis Neeson Artistic Director, on the occasion of “Thomas Bayrle: Playtime,” the first major New York museum survey of work by the German artist.Following this conversation, John Akomfrah and ...

Family Meals: Sharing Histories, Sharing Futures

Inspired by the generative learning that occurs during meals in domestic, familial, and community settings, Kameelah Janan Rasheed invites artists, organizers, community members, and educators to two potluck dinners that will draw upon histories and futures of independent Black schools. ...

Lex Brown and Aaron Fowler: _C.E._

In conjunction with “Aaron Fowler: Bigger Than Me,” on view in the Storefront Window of the New Museum’s 231 Bowery building, Fowler has paired with Lex Brown for a new collaborative performance, C.E. . Written by Brown and devised with ...

Publishing Center

Taught by artist and educator Kameelah Janan Rasheed, this series of workshops restages a publishing center from her elementary school at the New Museum to examine black traditions of self-publishing, literacy, and independent schools. Focusing on historical inquiry and experimentation ...

Library Hours in the Resource Room with Kameelah Janan Rasheed

Kameelah Janan Rasheed shares materials from her personal archival collection of printed matter, including small press publications, magazine articles on independent black schools, textbooks and curriculum sets from the mid-1970s, course catalogues, independent black periodicals, and contemporary texts. During library ...

_2016 in Museums, Money, and Politics_ by Andrea Fraser

Hear Andrea Fraser speak about her new book, 2016 in Museums, Money, and Politics, copublished by Westreich / Wagner Publications, CCA Wattis Institute, and MIT Press . The event will be followed by a book signing with the author. 2016 ...

Triennial Members Reception

Avoid the crowds while you mix and mingle with other New Museum Members during an after-hours reception and private viewing of the 2018 Triennial: “Songs for Sabotage.” The Members Reception is open to New Museum Members and one guest apiece. ...

Seven on Seven 2018

Rhizome and the New Museum present Seven on Seven, the flagship art-meets-tech event that pairs seven leading artists with seven visionary technologists and asks them to “make something”: an artwork, a prototype, a provocation—whatever they imagine. What they create in ...