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NYC Volkswagen Traffic Jam

Sunday, 08.24.14
08 - 08 PM
A Car Show Presented by Old VW Lovers; a spectator-judged vintage Volkswagen car show and picnic on Governors Island in New York City.
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Katharina Grosse: Just Two of Us @ MetroTech Center | Sunday, October 27, 2013 - Sunday, September 14, 2014
For the past two decades, Katharina Grosse (b. 1961, Germany) has pushed the limits of painting, expanding the traditional notion of the canvas in both form and content.
Tom Bloch: Twin Towers Photo Twins @ National September 11 Memorial Visitor's Center | Wednesday, January 1, 2014 - Wednesday, December 31, 2014
Germany-based journalist and photographer; some of Tom Bloch's images are currently on display at the National September 11 Memorial Visitor's Center.
Olaf Breuning: Clouds @ Central Park | Tuesday, March 4, 2014 - Sunday, August 24, 2014
The Swiss artist's art installation features six clouds rendered as childlike drawings made of polished blue aluminum towering nearly 35 feet above the plaza and mounted on seemingly makeshift steel supports.
Christoph Schlingensief @ MoMA P.S.1 | Sunday, March 9, 2014 - Sunday, August 31, 2014
Christoph Schlingensief (Oberhausen, 1960 - Berlin, 2010) constantly challenged and transgressed boundaries in his life and art. His work included experimental and feature film, theater, opera, performance, installation, literature, TV shows, radio plays.
The St. Petersburg Paradox @ Swiss Institute | Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - Sunday, August 24, 2014
Based upon the theory of the same name developed by 18th century Swiss mathematicians, brothers Nicolaus and Daniel Bernoulli, The St. Petersburg Paradox invites artists to consider notions of risk aversion, expected value, and gaming.
Self-Timer Stories @ Austrian Cultural Forum | Wednesday, June 18, 2014 - Monday, September 8, 2014
The leitmotif of this exhibition is the creation of a self-portrait via self-timer. This practice, popular both in everyday life and in art, reciprocates with technical developments.
Nina Lola Bachhuber: Ready or Not @ Newark Museum | Friday, June 27, 2014 - Friday, September 12, 2014
A group exhibition curated by Shlomit Dror
Warm Up 2014 @ MoMA P.S.1 | Saturday, June 28, 2014 - Saturday, September 6, 2014
Outdoor music series introducing audiences to the best in experimental live music, sound, and DJs - both local and international, including Germany - across a range of genres.
Mostly Mozart @ Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts | Friday, July 25, 2014 - Saturday, August 23, 2014
Enjoy outstanding performances led by Renée and Robert Belfer Music Director Louis Langrée and dynamic guest conductors from around the world.
Ewerdt Hilgemann: Moments in a Stream @ Park Avenue | Friday, August 1, 2014 - Friday, October 31, 2014
A series of seven stainless steel sculptures by distinguished Amsterdam-based German artist Ewerdt Hilgemann will land on Park Avenue in New York.
The Great War: A Cinematic Legacy @ Museum of Modern Art (MoMA) | Monday, August 4, 2014 - Sunday, September 21, 2014
This exhibition begins on the 100th anniversary of the day World War I began in earnest, at a time when cinema, still in its infancy, offered an especially effective means of recording events.
Facing History: Portraits from the LBI Art Collection @ Leo Baeck Institute | Monday, August 11, 2014 - Sunday, October 19, 2014
NOMADTON and Fa Ventilato Concerts | Wednesday, August 20, 2014 - Tuesday, August 26, 2014
Through August 26th, New York based Swiss-Italian sound artist Fa Ventilato teams up with the visionary sound duo NOMADTON.
Hyde Park: FDR Estate and Museum | Friday, August 22, 2014 - Sunday, August 24, 2014
Visit the Home of FDR and Presidential Library & Museum to learn about the only President elected to four terms.
Famous October @ Rockwood Music Hall | Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
The two singer-songwriters combine in harmony with cello and guitar to create a sound that draws from Americana, Country, folk, and classical.
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Famous October @ Rockwood Music Hall | Saturday, August 23, 2014, 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
The two singer-songwriters combine in harmony with cello and guitar to create a sound that draws from Americana, Country, folk, and classical.
NYC Volkswagen Traffic Jam @ Governors Island in New York Harbor | Sunday, August 24, 2014, 10:00 PM - 7:00 PM
A Car Show Presented by Old VW Lovers; a spectator-judged vintage Volkswagen car show and picnic on Governors Island in New York City.
In The Ring @ Theater for the New City | Tuesday, August 26, 2014 - Saturday, September 6, 2014
A part of the Dream Up Festival 2014, this intriguing play explores the universal conflicts between men and women, when they are "in the ring."
After Work We Network @ LIC Landing by COFFEED | Wednesday, August 27, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The German XING meeting group presents the next 'After Work We Network' event for NYC's busy professionals and anybody who enjoys to meet new people. Join to network, mingle and relax after a busy day at work.
Climbing Ladders, Building Bridges: Mathematical Philosophy at Work @ German House | Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
The German Center for Research and Innovation and the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München invite you to a panel discussion with Prof. Stephan Hartmann & Prof. Branden Fitelson.
Feldman + Courvoisier @ Village Vanguard | Tuesday, September 2, 2014, 8:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Violinist Mark Feldman and pianist Sylvie Courvoisier perform 'Play - Malphas the Music of John Zorn' at The Village Vanguard.
Education vs. Training: A Contradiction or Productive Synergy? @ German Center for Research and Innovation | Wednesday, September 3, 2014, 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM
What is the purpose of a university education? Is it, narrowly, to ensure a good job after graduation? Or is the point of a university degree to give students a broad liberal arts education that teaches them how to think and write critically?
Christoph Denoth @ SubCulture | Thursday, September 4, 2014, 7:30 PM - 9:30 PM
Christoph Denoth presents his new recording featuring music of English Renaissance composer John Dowland at SubCulture on Bleecker Street on Thursday, September 4.
Werner Herzog in Conversation @ BAM Howard Gilman Opera House | Thursday, September 4, 2014, 8:00 PM - 9:30 PM
Legendary film director Werner Herzog takes to the stage at BAM for a wild and wide-ranging discussion with Paul Holdengräber, the New York Public Library's director of public programs.
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP MONTH @ Different Locations in the Tri-State Area | Saturday, September 6, 2014 - Friday, September 26, 2014
Celebrate the special friendship among two peoples with a lot of great food, beer and wine, pub crawls, benefits, lectures, and of course the Steuben Parade on Fifth Avenue on September 20. Make new friends and reconnect with old ones.
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP MONTH: Food and Wine Festival @ Hudson Valley | Saturday, September 6, 2014, 10:00 AM - Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 6:00 PM
Join Gottscheer Friendship on a trip to the Hudson Valley Food and Wine Festival. Enjoy unlimited wine tastings from the thousands of wines featured, gourmet food, a fine arts & crafts market, and live entertainment.
Berlin - Shanghai -America: The Multiple Lives of John H. Less. @ Gaelen Center for the Arts | Sunday, September 7, 2014 - Sunday, October 26, 2014
John H. Less was born in Berlin, where he began his art studies. Fleeing Nazi persecution in late 1940, he found refuge in Shanghai.
Governor's Island @ | Sunday, September 7, 2014, 10:45 AM - 6:00 PM
Tour this historic gem of the New York Harbor. 4 or 5 Trains to Bowling Green or 1 Train to South Ferry. Meet at the Governor's Island Ferry Terminal, just east of the SI Terminal.
Volker Schlondorff: Billy, How did you Do it? @ Film Forum | Monday, September 8, 2014, 7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
"How Would Lubitsch Have Done It?" read a sign in Billy Wilder's Hollywood office. In 1988, Volker Schlöndorff began to wonder the same thing about Wilder himself and commenced two weeks of non-stop videotaped conversation with his friend.
Rite of Passage: The Early Years of Vienna Actionism, 1960-1966 @ Hauser & Wirth | Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - Saturday, October 25, 2014
'RITE OF PASSAGE: The Early Years of Vienna Actionism, 1960 - 1966' is the first major New York City exhibition to explore, through rare paintings, collages, and photographs, the emergence of a critical 20th-century avant-garde movement.
German Language Learning Club @ Kolping New York | Tuesday, September 9, 2014 - Tuesday, December 16, 2014
The 2014 fall semester for the German Language Learning Club, will start Tuesday, September 9,
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP MONTH: The Fortyeighters @ Village Lantern | Tuesday, September 9, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Dinner and Lecture; Dr. Yogi Reepmann will discuss the immigrants from Germany during the mid 1800's.
Opportunities and Challenges across the Global Economy: U.S., Europe and China @ McCann-Erickson Building | Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Join the American Business Forum on Europe for an event with Jonathan Spector (President & CEO of The Conference Board, Inc.).
Zero Power Smart Fashion @ The Gallery of Metropolitan Pavilion | Wednesday, September 10, 2014, 11:30 PM - 6:00 PM
'Zero Power Smart Fashion - Wearable sensors and green energy,' an event organized by the École polytechnique fédérale de Lausanne EPFL and swissnex Boston, showcases latest innovations in wearable technology.
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIEDNSHIP MONTH: Pub Crawl @ Different Locations all over the City | Saturday, September 13, 2014, 1:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Raise your Steins and enjoy some fresh German brews. The expert imbibers of the Young German-American Club (YGAC) take you to their favorite watering holes in Manhattan
The Miracle of Leipzig @ German Consulate General in New York | Monday, September 15, 2014, 6:00 AM - 9:00 PM
A Movie about the Peaceful Revolution in East Germany; in celebration of the 25th anniversary of the fall of the German Wall
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIEDNSHIP MONTH: Special Hour Benefit @ Manhattan - Bierhaus NYC | Monday, September 15, 2014, 5:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Join the Steuben Parade Committee for a special Happy Hour as they count down the days to the 57th annual German-American Steuben Parade of NYC.
Cabaret Night @ Gotham Comedy Club | Tuesday, September 16, 2014, 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
A very special Cabaret night featuring some of the best young artists from Berlin, Dresden & New York.
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIEDNSHIP MONTH: Steuben Parade Welcome @ Foley Square/Thomas Paine Park | Friday, September 19, 2014, 11:30 AM - 1:00 PM
The Steuben Parade Committee welcomes over 20 groups from Germany, Austria, and Switzerland to march in this year’s Parade.
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP MONTH: 57th Annual German-American Steuben Parade Gala @ Hornblower Infinity | Friday, September 19, 2014, 6:00 PM - 12:00 PM
Steuben weekend begins with this elegant black-tie affair on board of the Hornblower Infinity Yacht. The program includes the presentation of Grand Marshals, a cocktail hour and four-course dinner.
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP MONTH: STEUBEN PARADE @ Fifth Avenue | Saturday, September 20, 2014, 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
The main event: Cheer for marchers from all over the United States, Canada and Germany. Enjoy the colorful music and dance groups & the groups in Karneval costumes and historic Tracht.
Steubenfest @ Zion-St. Marks Evangelical Lutheran Church (Yorkville) | Saturday, September 20, 2014, 12:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Imported German beer on draft!! Bratwurst, home-made German Potato Salad and Sauerkraut, our famous Butter Cake. Coffee and Soft Drinks. Live Music and lots of Stimmung.
German-American Steubenparade After-Party @ Manhattan - Zum Schneider | Saturday, September 20, 2014, 1:00 PM - 11:00 PM
DJ Nöl a & DJ Volka Racho; imported Oktoberfest beers; Haxn / pork shank; German speaking staff; Jamming parade musicians welcome
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP MONTH: Oktoberfest in Central Park @ Rumsey Playfield; | Saturday, September 20, 2014, 1:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Welcome to New York City's greatest Oktoberfest, exclusively serving German brews. Enjoy a pitcher or two and great entertainment.
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP WEEK: Steuben Parade After Parties @ Different Locations in the Tri-State Area | Sunday, September 21, 2014 - Monday, September 22, 2014
GERMAN-AMERICAN FRIENDSHIP MONTH: Oktoberfest With The Mets @ Citi Field | Friday, September 26, 2014, 5:45 PM - 7:15 PM
Oktoberfest at Zum Schneider @ Manhattan - Zum Schneider | Saturday, September 27, 2014 - Sunday, October 12, 2014
Oktoberfest schedule: O'zapft is with Riesenbrezn, Oktoberfest roast chicken; Four Original Oktoberfest beers on tap
Oktoberfest in the Catskills @ Emerson Resort Hotel | Saturday, September 27, 2014, 12:30 PM - 6:00 PM
German Food and "Bier" will be availavble! German Schuhplatters from Bayern Verein Edelweiss.will be performing; music by Bud Gramer and Linda.
Bear Mountain @ | Saturday, October 4, 2014, 10:15 AM - 6:00 PM
Egon Schiele: Portraits @ Neue Galerie New York | Thursday, October 9, 2014 - Monday, January 19, 2015
A special exhibition devoted to portraiture created by the masterful Austrian artist Egon Schiele.
City Kinder: Kinderflohmarkt & Mini-Fair @ St. Paul's German Evangelical Lutheran Church | Saturday, October 18, 2014, 2:00 PM - 6:00 PM
Join CityKinder as a seller or just come and browse what's on offer while the little ones play in our kid's corner and have a piece of home made cake and fresh waffles.
Riedelbauer's Round Top @ | Friday, October 24, 2014 - Sunday, October 26, 2014
A German-American Family Resort Located in the Scenic Catskill Mountains.This is peak foliage season so make your reservations early.
A Taste of Germany - Part II @ German House | Monday, October 27, 2014, 5:30 PM - 8:00 PM
After the first successful event in March 2014, the second German tasting of the year is coming to New York!
Pina Bausch - Kontakthof @ BAM Howard Gilman Opera House | Tuesday, October 28, 2014 - Sunday, November 2, 2014
A seductive tete-a-tete with all the awkward tension of a high school dance, Kontakthof is Bauschian wit and sensuality writ large.
West @ | Friday, November 7, 2014 - Friday, November 21, 2014
Set during the late 1970s, three years after Nelly Senff's boyfriend Wassilij's apparent death, she decides to escape from behind the Berlin Wall with her son Alexej, leaving her traumatic past behind.