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Major Retrospective for Tsai Ming-Liang, One Of Contemporary Cinema’s Most Celebrated Directors

Feb 27, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Vive L’AmourApril 10-26, 2015

Astoria, N.Y. - Tsai Ming-liang, the defining artist of Taiwan's Second Wave of filmmakers, will be the subject of a major retrospective at Museum of the Moving Image, from April 10 through 26, 2015-the most comprehensive presentation of Tsai's work ever presented in New York.

Distinguished by a unique austerity of style and a minutely controlled mise-en-scene in which the smallest gestures give off enormous reverberations, Tsai's films comprise one of the most monumental bodies of work of the past 25 years. And, with actor Lee Kang-sheng, who has appeared in every film, Tsai's stories express an intimate acquaintance with despair and isolation, punctuated by deadpan humor.

Landmark Exhibition Exploring Beauty, Power, and Spiritual Resonance of Native Indian Art at Met

Feb 25, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Robe, ca. 1700–1740. Eastern Plains artist, probably Illinois, Mid-Mississippi River basin. Native tanned leather, pigment. Paris (France), Musée du quai Branly, 71.1878.32.134March 9-May 10, 2015

Exhibition to Offer In-Depth View of Plains Indian Artistic Masterworks

Exhibition location: Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Exhibition Hall, Second Floor, Gallery 999

Press preview: March 2, 10 a.m.-noon New York, N.Y. - A major exhibition featuring extraordinary works created by Native American people of the Plains region will go on view at The ...

Indian Composer A.R. Rahman to Attend World Premiere of ‘Jai Ho,’ New Documentary About His Career

Feb 19, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

A.R. RahmanScreening followed by conversation with Rahman and Scott Foundas

Wednesday, February 25, 2015, 7:00 p.m. Astoria, N.Y. - Indian super-star musician and composer A. R. Rahman, best known in the United States for his Academy Award-, Golden Globe-, and Grammy-winning score for Danny Boyle's Slumdog Millionaire, will appear in person for the world premiere of Jai Ho, a new documentary ...

Museum of the Moving Image Presents “Matthew Weiner’s Mad Men”

Feb 18, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Mad MenExhibition Reveals The Creative Process Behind One Of Television's Most Celebrated Dramas

March 14-June 14, 2015

Astoria, N.Y. - Mad Men, one of the most acclaimed television series of all time, will be the subject of a major new exhibition opening at Museum of the Moving Image on March 14, 2015. Just days after the exhibition opens, Matthew Weiner, the show's creator, writer, and executive producer will appear at the Museum on March 20 for a conversation about the creation and production of the series. This appearance kicks off Required Viewing: Mad Men's Movie Influences, a ten-film series featuring movies curated by Weiner-including The Apartment, Les Bonnes Femmes, and The Americanization of Emily-that inspired the series, from March 14 to April 26.

No-Win Productions to present World Premiere of Woyzeck, FJF at New Ohio Theatre in NYC

Feb 12, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

Previews begin February 28, Opens March 5

PRESS INVITATION/COVERAGE REQUEST:

Wed 3/4 at 8pm, Thu 3/5 at 8pm, Fri 3/6 at 8pm, Sat 3/7 at 8pm, Sun 3/8 at 8pm

(Press are welcome to attend shows beyond official press dates.)

New York, N.Y. - No-Win Productions proudly presents the World Premiere of Georg Büchner's Woyzeck, FJF, adapted by Jeremy Duncan Pape and D.L. Siegel, and directed by Jeremy Duncan Pape. Woyzeck, FJF runs from February 28 - March 21, 2015 in a limited engagement at the New Ohio Theatre, located at 154 Christopher Street between Greenwich and Washington Streets in New York City.

Previews begin February 28 for a March 5 opening.

Off-Broadway Week is back with 2-for-1 tickets to 40 of the best shows in town

Feb 12, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

40 Off-Broadway Productions Offering Discounted Tickets for Performances Feb. 23-March 8

New York City - NYC & Company, New York City's official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, announced Off-Broadway Week tickets are on sale today. As part of the biannual program, two-for-one tickets are available to 40 productions from February 23 to March 8. To purchase tickets and for additional details, visit www.nycgo.com/offbroadwayweek.

15 International Museum Leaders to Convene for 2nd Global Museum Leaders Colloqium

Jan 29, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

New York, N.Y. - Thomas P. Campbell, Director and CEO of The Metropolitan Museum of Art, announced today the 15 participants in the second annual Global Museum Leaders Colloquium, to be held at the Museum April 13-23, 2015. The Metropolitan Museum hosts the colloquium to broaden international dialogue about museum management among directors from collecting institutions.

NYC & Company Highlights Romantic Ways to Have a Perfect Valentine’s Day in New York City

Jan 28, 2015 by I Love New York Staff

From Ice Festivals and Romantic Concerts to Luxurious Hotel Packages, New York City's Five Boroughs are the Ideal Place to Discover and Cherish Romance this Valentine's Day                                New York, N.Y. - NYC & Company, New York City's official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, encourages New Yorkers and visitors to share a special Valentine's Day experience in New York City next month. Whether visitors are traveling as a family or hoping to meet their one true love, New York City's five boroughs offer a range of fun and romantic experiences this Valentine's Day.

NYC & Company Features Upper West Side This Holiday Season as December's Neighborhood X Neighborhood

Dec 11, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

The Upper West Side's Cultural Institutions, Shops, Restaurants and Hotels Ready to Welcome Visitors This Holiday Season

New York, N.Y. - NYC & Company, New York City's official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, has announced the Upper West Side as the next destination to be featured in the Neighborhood x Neighborhood promotional campaign. Located between Central Park ...

NYC & Company Announces Taylor Swift as New York City’s Global Welcome Ambassador

Oct 27, 2014 by I Love New York Staff

Taylor Swift - Welcome to New YorkNew ‘Welcome to New York' Marketing and Communications Campaign Invites the World to Visit New York City

Yearlong Global Tourism Collaboration to Use ‘Welcome To New York' from Taylor Swift's New Album 1989 to Celebrate New York City

New York, N.Y. (October 27, 2014) -Today, Taylor Swift joins NYC & Company, New York City's official marketing, tourism and partnership organization, to announce her participation as New York City's Global Welcome Ambassador for 2014-2015. As part of the collaboration with Taylor, NYC & Company today launched a global tourism campaign-Welcome To New York-named after Taylor's song of the same name from her top charting new album, 1989. "Welcome To New York" celebrates how welcoming New York City is to everyone, inviting the world to visit New York City and explore its five boroughs. As New York City's Global Welcome Ambassador, Taylor will showcase the City's unparalleled vibrancy that inspired her to write "Welcome To New York," reinforced by the refrain "It's been waiting for you." ABC News anchor Robin Roberts joined Taylor on Good Morning America to make the announcement. To view the new campaign, visit NYC's official tourism website, www.nycgo.com/w2ny.

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