Tuesday, February 12, 2013

Copycat Wed plus picks

If someone has forwarded this list to you and you want to get it yourself, send an email to hipstertravelnycpicks-subscribe@yahoogroups.com Poor Folks Specials- Check out these sites for great free things myfreeconcert.com for shows artcards.cc for openings Theskint.com not all free, but mostly Garagepunknyc.com for shows Recommended art stuff Most, but not all galleries are closed Sunday and Monday and usually open 11-6 ******************** Check with artcards.cc for openings, chelseaartgalleries.com for shows... also****************** ********************** Lunch Hour NYC Now through Sunday, February 17, 2013 at the New York Public Library main branch. A history of lunch also****************** ********************** National Geographic The Past and Future Present Exhibition: January 10 - February 16, 2013 Opening Reception: January 10th, 6-8 PM Steven Kasher Gallery | 521 W. 23rd Street | New York | NY | 10011 also****************** ********************** Bortolami Gallery www.bortolamigallery.com/Daniel Buren ELECTRICITY...FABRIC...PAINT...PAPER...VINYL (DEDICATED TO MICHAEL ASHER) JANUARY 10 - FEBRUARY 16, 2013 520 West 20th Street New York, NY 10011 (212) 727-2050 also****************** ********************** William Anastasi Mark Barrow Alighiero Boetti Agostino Bonalumi Marti Cormand Philippe Decrauzat Dario Escobar León Ferrari Leo Gabin Fernanda Gomes Kalup Linzy Marco Maggi Macaparana Ryan McNamara Stefana McClure François Morellet Robert Rauschenberg Mira Schendel Julianne Swartz Luis Tomasello Josée Bienvenu Gallery is pleased to present Sin Titulo, an exhibition conceived in collaboration with Elizabeth Dee. The show will open to the public in two venues on January 10th, 2013 at the galleries located at 529 West 20th Street and 545 West 20th Street. The exhibition will continue through March 3rd, 2013. also****************** ********************** SHYU Ruey Shiann: Poetic Rationality, Warm Coldness January 11 - March 1, 2013 Curator: Sean C. S. Hu Opening Reception: Friday, January 18, 2013, 6-8PM Artist Talk: Saturday, January 19, 2013, 12– 2PM ISE Cultural Foundation 555 Broadway, (Prince St. & Spring St.) New York, NY 10012 also****************** ********************** BEAT MEMORIES The Photographs of Allen Ginsberg January 15 - April 6, 2013 GREY ART GALLERY / NEW YORK UNIVERSITY / 100 WASHINGTON SQUARE EAST / NEW YORK / NEW YORK / 10003 / 212-998-6780 also****************** ********************** Giacometti and a selection of contemporary drawings featuring work by: Anthony Browne Maria Calandra Kevin Curran Ryan Michael Ford Libby Hartle Francesco Longenecker Eric Mavko Thomas Micchelli Mathew Miller Andrew Szobody and Alberto Giacometti Jan 26-Feb 17, 2013 Related events include: Artists talk on Giacometti: Sun, Feb 10 at 4pm Norte Maar, 83 Wyckoff Avenue, #1B, Brooklyn Directions: L Train to Brooklyn. Dekalb Stop. Hours: Weekends 1-6pm and by appointment: 646-361-8512 also****************** ********************** MATTHEW BENEDICT Americana January 26 - March 9, 2013 Matthew Benedict’s Americana will open on January 26th at Alexander and Bonin. The exhibition includes several new sculptures juxtaposed against selected paintings from 1998 – 2013. The subjects of both his sculpture and paintings draw from history, literature, the mythic and the supernatural. ALEXANDER & BONIN 132 Tenth Avenue New York, NY 10011 also****************** ********************** HERBIE FLETCHER Wrecktangles February 9 - 28th, 2013 Herbie Fletcher opens a show of new paintings at the Hole this February 9th from 6-9PM. We are very proud to present six major new works by surf legend and artist Herbie Fletcher in the main gallery at 312 Bowery. These artworks are massive and vital, like the huge waves this artist was known for pioneering during his fifty-year plus career as a surfer. These pieces are made from the wave-munched fragments of broken boards actually used when surfing giant waves. The Hole is located at 312 Bowery, NYC NY 10012 212 466 1100 open from 12-7pm, Tuesday through Saturday theholenyc.com Tuesday, February 12, 2013 Tuesday, February 12//<<8:30pm/ $10 ADV PopGun Presents ... Bleeding Rainbow, Habibi, Census, Spires at glasslands also****************** ********************** Tuesday, February 12, 8PM @ the Bell House, Secret Science Club presents "Welcome to the Microbiome—It’s a Whole New You" with Microbiologist Martin Blaser, FREE! also****************** ********************** at the delancey 10pm House of Commons – a night of all-British sounds 2 for 1 well drinks from 10pm to midnight Wed, Feb 13, 2013 just before copycat free at ottos LIVE MUSIC 7PM-8:45PM ANDY SHERNOFF (Dictators, Ramones) plays his new songs along with a few old favorites ... backed up by Tricia Scotti (Ronnie Spector) and Brian Hurd (Daddy Long Legs) also****************** ********************** Copycat, a night of cover songs presents Lovecat: A tribute to Arthur Lee and Love Dj Xerox and Super amazing guest DJ Jonathan Toubin spin crazy covers and rocking remixes of all the hits (rock, indie, old wave and new) And in the back room, your favorite artists play cover versions of their favorite songs, along with originals Tonights bands - 11-Madam Robot and the LOVE Brigade 10-Cloud Blues 9-Michael Lynch $5 Love Potion Cocktails all night NO COVER Every 2nd and 4th Wednesday at Ottos Shrunken Head, 538 East 14 Street, Near avenue B 9 pm to 4 am L Train to First Avenue Copycatnyc.com Thursday, February 14, 2013 Gemini & Scorpio present Steamy Valentine's Night at the Russian Baths Valentine's Day, Thursday Feb 14, 7pm-2am, $35-85 Brooklyn Banya, 602 Coney Island Ave bet Beverley Rd & Ave C, Kensington, BK Details & tix TK next week: http://www.geminiandscorpio.com/events.html also****************** ********************** Thursday, February 14: Tragic Tattoo Tales: A Valentine’s Day Lecture and Reading with Tattoo Scholars Anna Felicity Friedman and Matt Lodder 8pm/$5 at observatory Observatory 543 Union Street at Nevins Brooklyn, NY 11215 observatoryroom.org also****************** ********************** at rodeo bar Ding Dong Dang Ball A show to celebrate and help ease medical etc. expenses for one of our own: Ash Robinson! Hickry Hawkins More acts to be announced Jack Grace also****************** ********************** 02-14 Brooklyn, NY - Union Pool: New York Night Train V.D. Village of Love: 2-room Valentines Day extravaganza! dating game then slow dance make-out room in the back anti-Valentines dance party in the front also****************** ********************** Total Slacker Hunters Xray Eyeballs Cassie Ramone DJ set by Serpent (DIIV) 7:30 PM Doors / 8:00 PM Show Studio at webster hall also****************** ********************** Escape the Hallmark Helliday! A night of Bands & Bloodwrestling to Benefit Ashley! Thursday, February 14, 2013 7:30pm until 12:00am A benefit to celebrate Ash Robinson, to help ease her medical expenses it's: THE DING DONG DANG BALL! NO COVER - Donations collected Nowhere else on VD Day will there be live lady warriors (and lads!) wrestling in fake blood! *GLOB - Gorgeous Ladies of Bloodwrestling (www.facebook.com/bloodwrestling) *Hickry Hawkins (Country,/Psychobilly/Rockabilly) * Jack Grace Band (Alt. Rock) *Burlesque *legendary E. Village performer & astrologer, Angel Eyedealism, reads tarot cards. Love is in the air & in the cards! MORE acts TBA No A-holes, no D-bags -Tables available for dining -World famous margaritas & cheap Tex Mex -Delightful & kitschy decor galore! -fun & fast times, it's a Rock -n- Roll rodeo, baby! -Affordable handmade holiday cards & craft table by Our Lady of Perpetual PMS -Raffle prizes (Dollsville & more) plus surprises! -21 + Hey hottie, mix me a bloody mary (make mine spicy) & pass the fried pickles! Yee haw! RODEO BAR AND GRILL- NYC 375 3rd Avenue, New York, New York 10016 Friday, February 15, 2013 Fri 2/15 A night curated by TIMO ELLIS Secret Project Robot 389 Melrose St. also****************** ********************** Tokyo By Yasutaka Kojima Friday, February 15 – Saturday, March 16, 2013 Opening Reception: Friday, February 15, 6-8PM Please visit our website for more info: http://www.iseny.org/usr_helio1/show_news.php?newsid=139 ISE Cultural Foundation Gallery 555 Broadway, (Prince St. & Spring St.) New York, NY 10012 also****************** ********************** Beat Nite 8: the limited edition featuring 10 art spaces in Bushwick curated by Julian Jimarez-Howard produced by Jason Andrew organized by Norte Maar http://nortemaar.org/projects/beat-nite-8/ also****************** ********************** The Above, 45 Adapters, Foster Care, The Back Burners + DJ Jonny Quest Friday, February 15, 2013 9:00pm $7. 21+. Don Pedro 90 Manhattan Avenue, Brooklyn, New York 11206 also****************** ********************** Free at Ottos REBEL NIGHT NYC's only Rockabilly (50's Rock n' Roll) Party. Listen to good music, show off your vintage clothing and dance Jive, Bop and Stroll (Beginners who want to learn should come early)! Location Otto's Shrunken Head 538 East 14th Street (between A and B) Always Free, always crazy also****************** ********************** 60/40 8:30 Eleventh Hour 9:15 The Scrapers 10:00 The Blame 10:45 High Teen Boogie 11:30 21+ $7 Matchless 557 Manhattan ave @ Driggs Ave, Saturday, February 16, 2013 Soul Clap and Dance off at Brooklyn Bowl also****************** ********************** SATURDAY MATINEE - $7 abc no rio 156 Rivington St, New York, New York 10002 SATURDAY FEBRUARY 16 at 3:00pm --Abject! --All Torn Up! --Eighty-Sixed --The P.I.'s also****************** ********************** SILKS, The Beets, The Black Shades, Desert Sharks Saturday, February 16, 2013 8:00pm This is SILKS first show, featuring members of The Jigglers, The Baxx Sisi's, Purple Hearts, Killer Sluts, Psychic Yardsale. Be there on time cause we're on early. shea stadium 20 meadow street, Brooklyn, New York 11206 also****************** ********************** Screamin' Rebel Angels will be bringing their high-octane rock and roll frenzy to RODEO BAR! Rockabilly, Rock and Roll, Soul, Rhythm and Blues! Last NY show before their SIN & SUN tour! See you there! *Date: Saturday February 16th, 2012 *Time: Seating at 10pm Rodeo Bar & Grill 375 Third Ave (Corner of 27th St) New York, NY 10016 (212) 683-6500 *Cost: FREE!!!! also****************** ********************** 142 Manhattan Avenue Between Montrose/Meserole (L to Montrose Ave) Buckle up! The Cosmic Caravan is coming to take you AWAAAAAAAY on Saturday, February 16th! Boarding time for your INTER-STELLAR Journey is 9pm at the CHURCH of the UNHOLY DROIDS AND ASTEROIDS! B.A. Miale steers the LIGHT FANTASTIC while you do the SPACE-HUMP BUMP to these other-worldly bands! MADAM ROBOT AND THE LUST BRIGADE TWIN GUNS AUTO BONFIRE COSMOS 88 142 Manhattan Ave b/w Montrose/Meserole Brooklyn, NY $5 Cover Sunday, February 17, 2013 Sunday Night Live free at the ace hotel in flatiron. Kinda Classy for my taste http://www.acehotel.com/newyork/calendar also****************** ********************** regulars-I'm not a huge fan of Karaoke, but the free karaoke at Botanica is one of the better nights of the genre around and its run by stand up dj about the mega party scene Alex Ferguson also****************** ********************** Monday, February 18, 2013 Monday February 11, 2013 Regulars Small beast multi genre curated event at the delancey-free also****************** ********************** 830 PM Beninghove's Hangmen @ ZirZamin Cheap drinks, plenty o' parking, buckets of awesome. With Rick Parker, Dane Johnson, Eyal Maoz, Dan Foose, And Shawn Baltazor. EVERY MONDAY!! no cover. 90 W. Houston St. NYC preceded by Margi Mondays at Zirzamin 7-9pm 90 West Houston $10 cover Tuesday, February 19, 2013 Jonathan Richman at The Bell House also****************** ********************** at the delancey 10pm House of Commons – a night of all-British sounds 2 for 1 well drinks from 10pm to midnight Wednesday, February 20, 2013 Jonathan Richman at The Bell House also****************** ********************** A night following Amos Vogel's FILM AS A SUBVERSIVE ART A screening of shorts, snippets, and a feature, proceeded by an introduction and followed by a Q&A WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20TH – 7:30PM & 10PM ONE NIGHT ONLY! Spectacle 124 South 3rd Street, (At Bedford Ave.) Williamsburg, Brooklyn also****************** ********************** SFX (Demetra and Wetcircuit) PROJECT RUNWAY' FREE ADMISSION | 21+ COCKTAIL HOUR Carnival Drink Specials Body FX UV Body Painting Party FX Party beads distributed by Demetra 9pm: Sandflower www.facebook.com/sandflowerpower 10PM: Typical Friday Night www.facebook.com/typicalfridaynight 11PM: Cherie Lily www.facebook.com/cherielily 12 AM: Demetra www.facebook.com/demetrasongs Style FX Layana Aguilar (From Project Runway, Season 11) http://www.mylifetime.com/shows/project-runway/season-11/designers/layana-aguilar FEATURING MODELS Angelana Jones https://www.facebook.com/AngelanaJones Justyna O. Ruszczyk https://www.facebook.com/justyna.o.ruszczyk Sound FX RESIDENT DJ AnnaKickarse www.annakickarse.webs.com *GUEST DJ GOSTEFFECTS* www.facebook.com/gosteffects VJ Wetcircuit www.wetcircuit.com AFTER HOURS Style FX Divine Grotesque Designs www.facebook.com/divinegrotesquedesigns FEATURING MODELS Bonnie Elizabeth https://www.facebook.com/BlackLiteBonnie Maeve Anam https://www.facebook.com/ria.cope.9 Alexandra Rose http://www.modelmayhem.com/2819114 Lilith AJ BTQ https://www.facebook.com/LilithFashionista Underjoyed https://www.facebook.com/pages/Underjoyed/208154615926494 SFX Voodoo Vamps Lucille T. Amore, Apathy Angel, Cookie ~After Hours Performance~ By Venus Pain Photography and Interviews: Falling Down on the Random Genre: Angel Hearts, Broken Promises, Love Curses, Santaria Kisses, Bayou Beaus FOR MORE INFO VISIT WWW.SFXPARTY.COM Rbar NYC 218 Bowery St., New York, New York 10012 also****************** ********************** Shaken and Stirred Burlesque at the Delancey. Free and free shots!