Events & Happenings in New York City!
Monday, February 8, 2016
5pm at Ginger's, Free
Best buy Happy Hour: half-price on all domestic beers and selected liquors, 5pm to 8pm daily. Barkeep Perry serves special Jagermeister shots for $3.50 and Ginger's draft for $5. Unwind, quench your thirst and wash down those Monday blues! Pool table, flat screen TVs, digital jukebox and back... (continued)
4pm at Cubbyhole, Free
Hang with the regulars; in fact, become a regular! $4 drink specials from 7pm to midnight plus Happy Hour until 7pm with half-priced well drinks, wine and all beer.
11am at Human Rights Institute Gallery at Kean University, Free
Ground Surge: Communities Rising, an exhibition of photojournalist and advocate Syd London’s gritty documentary works, reveals the harsh realities of communities and individuals fighting against generations of repression to heal and reclaim their inherent human rights.
London's work focuses on... (continued)
Check website for time at Leslie Lohman Museum of Gay and Lesbian Art, Free
Using human beauty, desire, Eros, and sexuality, this new photography-based exhibition reveals that cultural differences, whether defined by national borders, sexual orientation, or gender identification, can be simultaneously vast yet familiar. Regardless of one’s sexual orientation or country of... (continued)
12pm at NARS Foundation, Free
What defines a community – a region, a people or an ethos? In consideration of this questions, the NARS Foundation is delighted to present the inaugural South-West Brooklyn Exhibition, Threaded Archetypes, curated by Margaret Flanagan. Bringing together twenty artists from the southern region of... (continued)
5pm at Henrietta Hudson, Free
Happy Hour until 7pm. $5 Bud Light drafts and $6 margaritas plus free pool all night. Come celebrate the history and queer-friendly energy of Greenwich Village - the birthplace of the gay rights movement - by mixing the LGBTQ community with hipster locals for a friendly fusion and great vibes. Pool... (continued)
10pm at Metropolitan, Free
$2 PBR tallboys and $5 PBR/shots. DJ’s David John Sokolowski and Econ spin house, new wave and disco. Performance art, drag, live music and slam poetry shows at midnight. Photos by Tinker Coalescing: Queer Photography. Visual Art by Ethan Weinstock. Pietro and Daniel are your bartenders.
10am at The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Free
The conference Form and Feeling: The Making of Concretism is the culmination of a research project led by Antonio Sergio Bessa, Director of Curatorial and Education Programs at the Bronx Museum, in collaboration with Julieta Gonzalez, Chief Curator at Fundación Jumex, in Mexico City. It will bring... (continued)
12pm at Leslie-Lohman Museum Prince St. Project Space, Free
Ayakamay (b. 1985) is a Japanese-American artist lives and works in New York. Her works encompass photography, video and performing arts. Her adolescence in a cross cultural environment strongly influenced her practice. “GENDERLESS” is a series of self portraits by Ayakamay, using herself as a... (continued)
8pm at Queer/Art/Film, $14/$10 children and seniors/$9 members
In this powerful and provocative anime from the legendary Studio Ghibli, a race of magical, shape-shifting raccoons band together to fight back when capitalist developers threaten to build over their home. The film is a favorite of DarkMatter, (Alok Vaid-Menon & Janani Balasubramanian) the... (continued)
9:30am at Javits Center North, Free
NYC Lunar New Year Students Day at Javits Center North
Celebrating the inaugural NYC Lunar New Year Public School holiday.
A daylong festival, free to the public, including an opening ceremony, live acts, performances and mass dance lessons for student attendees featuring monkey dances taught... (continued)
check website at THEATRE AT ST. CLEMENT’S, $18.00
In Burning, Cyrano has become Cy, a woman kicked out of the Army for being gay, who, like Cyrano, suffers from insecurity that prevents her from pursuing love. She now takes on the world with her words, blogging from her country store in a remote Western town near the base where she last served.... (continued)
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