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Upcoming Conservators Events

All events are free unless otherwise noted.


4 events found.

Friday, February 19, 2016
6:30 p.m.Benefit Film Screening of PIAF: HER STORY... HER SONGS
All proceeds from this film screening event will benefit The New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, currently celebrating its 50th Anniversary. PIAF: HER STORY… HER SONGS is the award-winning concert documentary film written by and starring Raquel Bitton, French singer, recording artist, and internationally renowned interpreter of songs by Edith Piaf. In the film, Bitton performs Piaf's most famous songs and takes us on a moving and emotional journey through her tempestuous life. 6:…

There is an admission charge for this event.
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center, Bruno Walter AuditoriumAdults,
NYPL Supporters,
Tuesday, March 1, 2016
6:30 p.m.Industries of the Future
In his new book, Alec Ross explores how innovation will dramatically change our world in the next ten years. Examining fields such as robotics, cybersecurity, big data, and the growing impact of the digital world on money and markets, Ross highlights both the perils and the opportunities which will emerge. Join the Conservators as Ross blends storytelling and economic analysis to paint a vivid picture of the changing world ahead. Tuesday, March 1, 2016 Reception 6:30 p.m. Program 7…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Wachenheim Trustees RoomNYPL Supporters
Saturday, March 5, 2016
10:30 a.m.Tilden Excursion to the Art on Paper Fair
Join us for an exclusive tour of the Art on Paper Fair, an annual gathering showcasing today's most influential prints and paper-based artwork. Drawing 20,000 people with more than 50 exhibitors present, the fair features drawings, prints, watercolors, and sculptures from modern and contemporary galleries around the world. Following a breakfast reception, Tilden Conservators will receive a private tour of the fair, with docents and gallerists highlighting unique and exciting pieces. Saturd…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters
Wednesday, May 11, 2016
6:30 p.m.Lenox and Astor Reading Group with Rivka Galchen
We're thrilled to welcome acclaimed writer Rivka Galchen for our spring Lenox and Astor Reading Group, where she will lead a discussion on Doris Lessing's "The Fifth Child." Ms. Galchen is the author of "Atmospheric Disturbances" and "American Innovations," and has been named a finalist for the Canadian Writers' Trust Fiction Prize, the Governor General's Award, and the Young Lions Fiction Award. She is a contributing editor at Harper's and has taught creative writing at Columbia. A former Cullm…
Stephen A. Schwarzman BuildingNYPL Supporters