NYC-ARTS Announces Upcoming Offerings

NYC-ARTS Announces Upcoming Offerings

NYC-ARTS provides arts lovers in the tri-state area with an all-access pass to the New York City area's myriad cultural offerings: from music and dance concerts, to the theater, museums and galleries-from the classic to the contemporary.

New York Emmy winners Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn co-host from the Tisch WNET Studios at Lincoln Center.

NYC-ARTS airs Thursday nights at 8 p.m. on THIRTEEN. Encore presentations will generally follow on Sundays at 12 noon on THIRTEEN; Fridays at 7 p.m. and Sundays at 3 p.m. on WLIW; and Sundays at 8:30 p.m. on NJTV. New episodes will also be available on NYC-ARTS.org every Friday morning.

Thursday, April 19

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #110 -- Weekly magazine providing the tri-state audience with a unique overview of the city's unparalleled cultural offerings with co-hosts Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, both 2011 New York Emmy Award winners. There will be featured segments focusing on the work of three living American artists: Kiki Smith and her "Visionary Sugar" show at the Neuberger Museum; An interview with Kehinde Wiley on his exhibition "The World Stage: Israel" at the Jewish Museum; and James Rosenquist "F-111" at MoMA. News correspondent Christina Ha, based at The Guggenheim Museum's "John Chamberlain: Choices" exhibit, reports on various events around town: Ailey II at Ailey Citigroup Theater; PEN World Voices Festival of International Literature; Bang on a Can 25th Birthday Concert At Alice Tully Hall; and the 2012 RiverArts Studio Tour.

Thursday, April 26

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #111 -- Weekly magazine providing the tri-state audience with a unique overview of the city's unparalleled cultural offerings with co-hosts Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, both 2011 New York Emmy Award winners. The feature/profile is Zahn's interview with world-renowned baritone Thomas Hampson. The curator's choice segment spotlights American Folk Art Museum's exhibition "Jubilation|Rumination: Life, Real and Imagined," with a focus on the portrait of David and Catherine Stolp Crane. News correspondent Christina Ha, based at The Guggenheim Museum reports on various events around town including: "End of the Rainbow" at the Belasco Theatre; Frieze Art Fair on Randall's Island; Chunky Move's Gideon Obarzanek in "Faker" at the Joyce Soho; Kammeraku at World Financial Center; and "Stories the City Tells Itself" at the Museum of the City of New York.

Thursday, May 3

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #112 -- Weekly magazine providing the tri-state audience with a unique overview of the city's unparalleled cultural offerings with co-hosts Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, both 2011 New York Emmy Award winners. The feature/profile is Rafael Pi Roman's interview with Pulitzer Prize-winning author Jennifer Egan. The curator's choice segment looks at American Folk Art Museum's exhibition "Jubilation|Rumination: Life, Real and Imagined," with a focus on sculptures made by husband and wife Clarence and Grace Woolsey. News correspondent Christina Ha reports from Japan Society on various events around town including: "Harmony in Clay: The Elegance and Refinement of Song Ceramics" at the Morris Museum; "Love from Mt. Pom Pom" at Children's Museum of the Arts; "Peter and the Starcatcher" at the Brooks Atkinson Theatre; Spring for Music at Carnegie Hall; and RIOULT Modern Dance at Gerald W. Lynch Theater at John Jay College.

Thursday, May 10

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #113 -- Weekly magazine providing the tri-state audience with a unique overview of the city's unparalleled cultural offerings with co-hosts Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, both 2011 New York Emmy Award winners. The feature/profile is de Montebello's interview with Ronald S. Lauder, international philanthropist, diplomat, entrepreneur, patron of the arts and a passionate collector of art. Lauder is also a co-founder the Neue Galerie New York. News correspondent Christina Ha reports from Japan Society on various events around town from Japan Society including its "Deco Japan: Shaping Art & Culture" exhibit; NYC Opera's "Orpheus" at El Museo Del Barrio; "One Man, Two Guv'nors" at the Music Box Theatre; DanceAfrica at BAM; "Sculpture / Jim Dine / Pinocchio" at Nassau County Museum of Art; and the Sacred Sites Open House Weekend. 

Thursday, May 17

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #114 -- Weekly magazine providing the tri-state audience with a unique overview of the city's unparalleled cultural offerings with co-hosts Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, both 2011 New York Emmy Award winners. The feature segment is a profile of American Ballet Theater (featuring Artistic Director Kevin McKenzie, dancers Julie Kent and David Hallberg). The curator's choice segment looks at Van Gogh's iconic painting "Starry Night" on view at MoMA. News correspondent Christina Ha reports from the Barbara Gladstone Gallery on various events TBA around town.

Thursday, May 24

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #115 -- Weekly magazine providing the tri-state audience with a unique overview of the city's unparalleled cultural offerings with co-hosts Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, both 2011 New York Emmy Award winners. The feature/profile is a profile of pianist Jeremy Denk. The curator's choice segment looks at Monet's iconic painting "Waterlilies" on view at MoMA. News correspondent Christina Ha reports from the Barbara Gladstone Gallery on various events TBA around town. 

Thursday, May 31

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #116 -- Weekly magazine providing the tri-state audience with a unique overview of the city's unparalleled cultural offerings with co-hosts Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, both 2011 New York Emmy Award winners. The feature/profile is Morrison Hotel Gallery. The curator's choice segment looks at Museum of Art & Design's "Glasstress: New Art from the Venice Biennales at MAD." News correspondent Christina Ha reports from the Park Avenue Armory's "Space Program Mars" on various events TBA around town.

NYC-ARTS is a production of THIRTEEN in association with WNET, one of America's most prolific and respected public media providers. For nearly 50 years, WNET has been producing and broadcasting national and local arts programming to the New York community.

Executive Producer: David Horn. Editorial Director: Joan Hershey. Supervising Producer: Mitch Owgang. Senior Producer: Bob Morris. For the digital platforms, General Manager: Dan Greenberg. Director of Product Management: Joe Harrell.

NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank.  Funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, The Paul and Irma Milstein Foundation, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, Jody and John Arnhold, and The Lemberg Foundation. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.

Visit http://www.nyc-arts.org/ for more information.