Past Events

Friday, January 13, 2017 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: NEON

NEON celebrates the beauty, color and vibrant history of the neon sign from an International perspective as we face a world where it will soon be lost and superseded by L.E.D. signage. Q&A with architecture historian Alan Hess and artist Michael Flechtner follows screening. Free Fridays; no charge.

Friday, November 11, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: The Jazz Loft

The Jazz Loft is the first movie to use photographer W. Eugene Smith's massive, fly-on-the-wall archive of photos and audio tapes documenting the likes of jazz greats Thelonious Monk, Zoot Sims, Jimmy Giuffre, Hall Overton and others at work and play in the Sixth Avenue wreck that was Smith's home and studio from 1957 through the '60s

Sunday, November 6, 2016 | 11:00am - 4:00pm
Free Family Day

Enjoy a fun filled day at the museum with performances by student musical and vocal ensembles, hands on art activities, and special gallery tours. All for free!

Friday, October 28, 2016 | 6:00pm
Kei Akagi + Kojiro Umezaki: Contemporary Asian Perspectives in American Music

Hear acclaimed musicians Kei Akagi, Kojiro Umezaki, Darek Oles, and Tamaya Honda in a rare performance connecting American Jazz music to traditional Japanese music and revealing the history of multiculturalism that is at the roots of American musical culture.

Free Fridays, no charge

Friday, October 7, 2016 | 7:00pm
Cinema Orange: Don't Blink - Robert Frank

Robert Frank, a well-known, 91-year-old photographer, published The Americans in 1958, a classic work that helped define his off-the-cuff, idiosyncratic elegance. Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. Tickets are handed out at the admission desk beginning at 5 pm, day of screening.

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