This month, NYC-ARTS will revisit some of its most compelling profiles of people and institutions in the New York City and the tri-state area arts and cultural scene.
On July 11, the program will feature a segment celebrating women in dance, including award-winning choreographer Camille A. Brown, critically-acclaimed choreographer Pam Tanowitz, and New York City Ballet principal dancer Ashley Bouder. Also featured this month are a profile on renowned photographer Joel Meyerowitz along with the exhibitions “T.C. Cannon: At the Edge of America” currently on view at the National Museum of the American Indian, “Hudson Rising” currently on view at the New-York Historical Society and “Made in New York City: The Business of Folk Art” currently on view at the American Folk Art Museum. The program also revisits The Noble Maritime Collection at the historic Sailors’ Snug Harbor in Staten Island, NY.
NYC-ARTS, THIRTEEN’s weekly arts and culture multi-platform showcase, brings arts lovers an all-access pass to the interesting, unusual and unique cultural offerings of the greater New York City region.
Co-hosted by New York Emmy Award winners Philippe de Montebello and Paula Zahn, NYC-ARTS showcases both world-renowned and local, community-based arts organizations.
See below for a full detailing of July’s NYC-ARTS lineup.
The program airs on Thursday nights at 8 p.m. on THIRTEEN. Each episode is also available to stream on NYC-ARTS.org the Friday following the broadcast. Encore presentations generally follow on Sundays at 12 noon on THIRTEEN; Tuesdays at 5:30 and 7:30 p.m. on WLIW21; Saturdays at 7 p.m. on NJTV. NYC-ARTS anchors a five hour wheel on the new ALL ARTS channel, seen daily at 5 a.m., 10 a.m. and 3 p.m. Beginning July 21, encore presentations on THIRTEEN will air on Sundays at 11 a.m.
Thursday, July 4
This series is pre-empted on THIRTEEN for special Fourth of July holiday programming.
Thursday, July 11
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. This week’s feature/profile segment spotlights women choreographers Camille A. Brown and Pam Tanowitz, as well as New York City Ballet principal dancer Ashley Bouder. The exhibition “Made in New York City: The Business of Folk Art,” currently on view at The American Folk Art Museum through July 28, is the subject of this week’s choice segment.
Thursday, July 18
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. Photographer Joel Meyerowitz is the subject of this week’s feature/profiles. The exhibition “Hudson Rising,” currently on view at the New-York Historical Society through August 4, is the subject of this week’s choice segment.
Thursday, July 25
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. The exhibition “T.C. Cannon: At the Edge of America,” currently on view at the National Museum of the American Indian, is the subject of this week’s feature/profile. Japanese contemporary artist Yayoi Kusama’s exhibition “Infinity Mirror Rooms,” currently on view at contemporary art museum The Broad in Los Angeles, is the subject of this week’s choice segment. This week’s program also features The Noble Maritime Collection at the historic Sailors’ Snug Harbor in Staten Island, NY.
NYC-ARTS is a production of THIRTEEN Productions LLC for WNET, one of America’s most prolific and respected public media providers.
Executive Producer: David Horn. Editorial Director: Joan Hershey. Supervising Producer: Mitch Owgang. Senior Producer: Bob Morris. For the digital platforms, Chief Digital Officer: Dan Greenberg. Director of Digital Production: Chris Mather.
NYC-ARTS is made possible in part by First Republic Bank. Major funding for NYC-ARTS is also made possible by Rosalind P. Walter, the Thea Petschek Iervolino Foundation, The Lewis “Sonny” Turner Fund for Dance Jody and John Arnhold, the Kate W. Cassidy Foundation, Elise Jaffe and Jeffrey Brown, Charles and Valerie Diker, the Jean Dubinsky Appleton Estate, the Elroy and Terry Krumholz Foundation The Milton and Sally Avery Arts Foundation, and Ellen and James S. Marcus. Additional funding provided by members of THIRTEEN.
Visit the NYC-ARTS Web site at NYC-ARTS.org for additional information.
WNET is America’s flagship PBS station: parent company of New York’s THIRTEEN and WLIW21 and operator of NJTV, the statewide public media network in New Jersey. Through its new ALL ARTS multi-platform initiative, its broadcast channels, three cable services (THIRTEEN PBSKids, Create and World) and online streaming sites, WNET brings quality arts, education and public affairs programming to more than five million viewers each month. WNET produces and presents a wide range of acclaimed PBS series, including Nature, Great Performances, American Masters, PBS NewsHour Weekend, and the nightly interview program Amanpour and Company. In addition, WNET produces numerous documentaries, children’s programs, and local news and cultural offerings, as well as multi-platform initiatives addressing poverty and climate. Through THIRTEEN Passport and WLIW Passport, station members can stream new and archival THIRTEEN, WLIW and PBS programming anytime, anywhere.
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.