Hearing the Sacred: From the Middle Ages to the 21st Century
Saturday, April 12, 3:00 – 4:00 p.m.
The Allstar Quartet plays two contemporary works inspired by early music: Matthias Pintcher’s String Quartet No. 4, „Ritratto di Gesualdo,” and Stefano Scodanibbio’s „Mas Lugares,” based on Monteverdi madrigals.
Admission is $8 in advance, $10 the day of the concert, and always free for MOBIA members. Visit www.mobia.org/programs or call 212.408.1500 to purchase tickets in advance.
Immigrant Heritage Week
April 14, 2008 – April 20, 2008
MOBIA is honored that Before the Flame Goes Out has been selected to participate in the City of New York’s Immigrant Heritage Week from April 14-20, 2008. Immigrant Heritage Week is a city-wide celebration that honors the experiences and contributions of immigrants in New York City. Established by Mayor Michael Bloomberg in 2004 and coordinated by the Mayor’s Office of Immigrant Affairs, Immigrant Heritage Week is a rich collection of free or low-cost programs that build cross-cultural understanding between diverse New Yorkers.
For more information, please visit www.nyc.gov
MOBIA will be closing at 5 p.m. on April 16th
Because of a private event the museum will be closing at 5 p.m. on Wednesday, April 16th.
MOBIA Lecture: What is Biblical Art?
Thursday, April 17, 6:30 – 7:30 p.m.
MOBIA Executive Director Ena Heller kicks off the MOBIA Lectures with a discussion of how the Museum defines biblical art. You will accompany her on a surprising journey through the history of art, from the ancient world to the 21st century, from medieval cathedrals to the works of Andy Warhol. A private dinner with Dr. Heller will follow the lecture.
Lectures and free and open to the public, dinner is $100 per person and free for MOBIA members and donors at the Benefactor level and above. Please contact Megan Whitman at 212.408.1586 for details.
Sent by the Museum of Biblical Art, 1865 Broadway at 61st Street, New York, NY 10023-7505
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