Saturday, February 7, 2015

More Saturday, February 7th, 2015 . . NYC

Ernst Fischer: 18%  | Events Calendar
Ernst Fischer: 18%
CUE Art FoundationChelsea | 137 West 25th Street Ground Floor, New York

Opening from 
On view 

Untitled, 2014 Dimensions variable

B. David Walsh 

"Extracted Bedroom Project" 


Open Source


306 17th st, 
b/w 5th & 6th aves, 

Target First Saturday  | Events Calendar

February 7, 2015 

Black History Month: Living Legacy 

5 p.m. 
New Orleans band Water Seed performs sophisticated jazz infused with adventurous funk. 

6 p.m. 
Soul Food Junkies (Byron Hurt, 2013, 60 min.) explores the relationship between food, family, and identity. 
Followed by a talkback with the filmmaker. 
Free tickets (310) at the Visitor Center at 5 p.m. 

6 p.m. 
Animated documentary-in-progress Black Enuf takes a playful approach to questions of racial identity and self-acceptance. 
Followed by a talkback with the filmmaker Carrie Hawks. 
Free tickets (25) at the Visitor Center at 5 p.m. 

Hands-On Art 
6:30–8 p.m. 
Use fabric to design a quilt square inspired by people and events in African American culture. Free tickets (330) at the Visitor Center at 5:30 p.m. 

Pop-Up Gallery Talks 
6:30–8:30 p.m. 
Join a lively discussion about artworks celebrating African American artists. 

7 p.m. 
Soul Science Lab's Chen Lo and Asante Amin present Soundtrack '63, 
a multimedia live music performance that honors the Civil Rights Movement. 

7 p.m. 
Kim Drew, 
founder of the blog Black Contemporary Art, 
leads a discussion with artists Devin Kenny and Sondra Perry about the ways black artists engage social media. 

Poetry and Community Talk 
8 p.m. 
Black Poets Speak Out, 
a collective led by Mahogany L. Browne, Jonterri Gadson, 
and Amanda Johnston, 
presents a poetry reading and community forum inspired by the #BlackLivesMatter movement. 
Free tickets (25) at the Visitor Center at 7 p.m. 

8 p.m. 
The Peculiar Kind, a documentary developed from the eponymous web series, 
uses unscripted conversation to look at the lives of queer women of color. 
Free tickets (310) at the Visitor Center at 7 p.m. 

Book Club 
8:30 p.m. 
Grammy Award–winning spoken word artist J. Ivy discusses his new memoir, 
Dear Father: Breaking the Cycle of Pain. 

9 p.m. 
Classic R&B singer, 
and producer Bilal performs tunes inspired by this month's theme, 
including selections from his album Love Surreal. 

Join us for Target First Saturdays and enjoy engaging and eclectic free art and entertainment programs every month, 
from 5 to 11 p.m. 

Michelin-starred Saul restaurant and bar is open all evening.

 The Counter cafĂ© serves sandwiches, salads, and sweets, as well as wine and local beer. 

Parking is a flat rate of $5 starting at 5 p.m.

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