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NYC-ARTS – JULY 26 – SEPTEMBER 13, 2012
Air date: 07/26/2012

“NYC-ARTS”

UPDATED WEEKLY LISTINGS

JULY 26 – SEPTEMBER 13, 2012

 

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.

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, July 26

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #124 — 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. Clarinetist David Krakauer is the subject of the feature/profile, while the choice spotlights the Morris-Jumel Mansion. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at The Rubin Museum of Art, reports on “Art of Another Kind: International Abstraction and the Guggenheim, 1949-1960”; “Founding Friendships: Celebrating the Legacies of Elizabeth Kray and Stanley Kunitz” at Poets House; Hudson Valley Shakespeare Festival; Bard SummerScape; and Pilobolus at the Joyce.

 

Thursday, August 2

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #125 — 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 “Music Under the Moon: A Tanglewood Featurette,” and the choice explores the exhibit, “Star Quality: The World of Noel Coward” at the New York Public Library for the Performing Arts. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at the South Street Seaport, reports on their “Compass: Folk Art in Four Directions” exhibit; “Clybourne Park” at the Walter Kerr Theater; Smuin Ballet at the Joyce Theater; Maurice Sendak Retrospective at AFA; and Caribbean: Crossroads of the World.

 

Thursday, August 9

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #126 — 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 spotlights the Art Students League. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at The South Street Seaport, reports on their “Compass: Folk Art in Four Directions” exhibit; “Beer Here: Brewing New York’s History” and “Stories in Sterling” at  The New-York Historical Society; “Lunch Hour NYC” at the New York Public Library; “New York’s Golden Age of Bridges: Paintings by Antonio Masi” at the New York Transit Museum; “Fashion, A-Z” at the Museum at FIT;  and “Into the Woods” at the Delacorte Theatre.

 

Thursday, August 16

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #127

(Pre-empted for Pledge, but will air on THIRTEEN Sunday, August 19 at 12 p.m.)

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. Pianist Jeremy Denk is the subject of the feature/profile. The choice is Monet’s “Water Lilies” at MoMA. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at The South Street Seaport, reports on their “Compass: Folk Art in Four Directions” exhibit; “Beer Here: Brewing New York’s History” and “Stories in Sterling” at  The New-York Historical Society; “Lunch Hour NYC” at the New York Public Library; “New York’s Golden Age of Bridges: Paintings by Antonio Masi” at the New York Transit Museum; “Fashion, A-Z” at the Museum at FIT;  and “Into the Woods” at the Delacorte Theatre.

 

Thursday, August 23

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #128 — 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. Opera singer Jay Hunter Morris is the subject of the feature/profile. The choice segment explores “Infinity of Nations” at the National Museum of the American Indian. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at The Morgan Library & Museum, reports on various events around town.

 

Thursday, August 30

8-8:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #129

(Pre-empted due to Republican National Convention, but airing on THIRTEEN Sunday, September 2 at 12 p.m.)

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. Abstract painter Dorothea Rockburne is the subject of the feature/profile. The choice segments are “Art Underground: Tom Otterness” and a look at artworks made of bottle caps by Clarence Woolsey and Grace Woolsey at the American Folk Art Museum. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at the Morgan Library and Museum, reports on various events around town.

 

Friday, September 7

10-10:30 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #130

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. Zahn’s interview with Diane von Furstenberg is the feature/profile. The choice segment is “Art Underground: Faith Ringgold.” Correspondent Christina Ha, based at the Morgan Library and Museum, reports on various events around town.

 

Friday, September 7

10:30-11 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #131 — 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. Opera singer Jay Hunter Morris is the subject of the feature/profile. The choice segment explores “Infinity of Nations” at the National Museum of the American Indian. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at The Morgan Library & Museum, reports on various events around town.

 

Thursday, September 13

10:30-11 p.m.

NYC-ARTS #132

(Pre-empted due to Wagner’s Ring Cycle event, but airing on THIRTEEN Sunday, September 16 at 12 p.m.)

– 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 Avery Fisher Career Grant Awards 2012 featuring pianist Conrad Tao is the subject of the feature/profile. The choice segment explores Van Gogh’s “The Starry Night” at MoMA. Correspondent Christina Ha, based at The Morgan Library & Museum, reports on various events 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 50 years, THIRTEEN has been making the most of the rich resources and passionate people of New York and the world, reaching millions of people with on-air and online programming that celebrates arts and culture, offers insightful commentary on the news of the day, explores the worlds of science and nature, and invites students of all ages to have fun while learning.

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 Local Digital Initiatives: 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, Paul & Irma Milstein Foundation, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, Jody and John Arnhold, and Milton & Sally Avery Arts Foundation. This program is supported, in part, by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the CityCouncil. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.

Visit the NYC-ARTS Web site at NYC-ARTS.org for additional information.

 

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About WNET

New York’s WNET is America’s flagship public media outlet, bringing quality arts, education and public affairs programming to over 5 million viewers each week. The parent company of public television stations THIRTEEN and WLIW21 and operator of NJTV, WNET produces and presents such acclaimed PBS series as Nature, Great Performances, American Masters, Need to Know, Charlie Rose and a range of documentaries, children’s programs, and local news and cultural offerings available on air and online. Pioneers in educational programming, WNET has created such groundbreaking series as Get the Math, Oh Noah!  and Cyberchase and provides tools for educators that bring compelling content to life in the classroom and at home. WNET highlights the tri-state’s unique culture and diverse communities through NYC-ARTS, Reel 13, NJ Today and the new online newsmagazine MetroFocus.

 

 

About NYC-ARTS

NYC-ARTS aims to increase awareness of New York City’s nonprofit cultural organizations, whose offerings greatly benefit residents and visitors—from children to adults, and teenagers to senior citizens. NYC-ARTS promotes cultural groups’ activities and events to tri-state, national and international audiences through nonprint media, using new technologies as they develop. Through television, Web sites, mobile applications and social media, NYC-ARTS nurtures New York City’s position as a thriving cultural capital of the world, one that has both world-renowned institutions and those that are focused on local communities.