7 things you should do in New York this week

  • Words: Victoria Pearce

Looking for things to fill in your week in the city? We’ve got it covered.

MONDAY 28th NOVEMBER

Chet Faker at Webster Hall

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This Monday Nick Murphy, better known by his former stage name Chet Faker will be performing live at Webster Hall, one of New York’s biggest music venues.

Where: Webster Hall, NY
Get tickets here: www.websterhall.com

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TUESDAY 29th NOVEMBER

Tony Feher, “It Didn’t Turn Out the Way I Expected”

Image: Tony Feher "It didn't turn out the way I expected (Brilliant Yellow Green)" (2016). Courtesy of Sikkema Jenkins & Co.

Image: Tony Feher “It didn’t turn out the way I expected (Brilliant Yellow Green)” (2016). Courtesy of Sikkema Jenkins & Co.

“It Didn’t Turn Out the Way I Expected” is a memorial exhibition of work by Tony Feher at the Sikkema Jenkins & Co Gallery. This Tuesday wander through a display of playful quirky installations made with everyday mundane objects.

When: Until 23rd December 2016
Where: Sikkema Jenkins & Co Gallery, 530 W 22nd St, 10011
For more info visit: www.sikkemajenkinsco.com

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WEDNESDAY 30th NOVEMBER

Simon Starling, “At Twilight”

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Turner Prize winner Simon Starling explores the influence of Japanese Noh theater on modern art in a remake of W.B. Yeats’s Noh-inspired dance play which first premiered in 1916, at the height of World War I. The Play will be showing at The Japanese Society in New York until January 15th 2017.

Where: The Japanese Society, 333 E 47th St, NY 10017
For more info visit: www.japansociety.org

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THURSDAY 1st DECEMBER

GingerBread Lane

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This Thursday visit Chef Jon Lovitch’s most incr-edible creation of miniature homes made from over 500 pounds of Gingerbread dough and 1,000 pounds of Icing. Having spent a whole year creating the masterpiece, this is an absolute must see.

When: Until 15th January 2017
Where: New York Hall of Science, 47-01 111th St, Corona, NY 11368
For more info visit: www.nysci.org

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FRIDAY 2nd DECEMBER

Sløtface at Baby’s All Right

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This Thursday see the Norwegian fire-starting four piece band, Sløtface. The punk-pop band who formed in 2012 will be performing live at Baby’s All Right. Don’t miss out!

Where: Baby’s All Right, 146 Broadway, Brooklyn, NY 11211
Get tickets here: www.babysallright.ticketfly.com

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SATURDAY 3rd DECEMBER

Bon Iver at Pioneer Works

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This weekend Bon Iver will be performing live at Pioneer Works. Expect to hear music from his most recent critically acclaimed album ‘22, A Million’.

Where: Pioneer Works, 159 Pioneer St, Brooklyn, NY 11231
Get tickets here: www.pioneerworks.org

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SUNDAY 4th DECEMBER

Françoise Grossen Selects

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This Sunday take a look through Françoise Grossen selection of large-scale, suspended rope forms constructed of knots, loops, braids, and twists. The artist known best for her untraditional approach to weaving will be showcasing some of her best works at the Museum of Art and Design in New York.

When: Until March 15, 2017
Where: Museum of Art and Design, 2 Columbus Cir, NY 10019
For more info visit: www.madmuseum.org