Fantastic Art China:
International Creative Festival
Javits Center North (Entrance 39th St & 11th Ave)
Feb 6 4PM - 6PM
Feb 7 10AM - 6PM
Feb 8 9:30AM - 6PM
Feb 9 10AM - 6PM
Feb 10 10AM - 3PM
A free 72,000 square foot exhibit at Javits Center North featuring the next generation of Chinese and American artists, as well as works from contemporary artists Pan Gongkai, Su Xinping, Jiang Jie, and Duan Haikang, plus artworks from the Sino-American Art Students League.
Feb 6, 2016
Opening Night @ Javits Center North
Hosted by VIP organizers, special tours of the art exhibition, and performances by iSING! & National Dance Institute public school students. Also featured will be a special presentation by The Nature Conservancy on the endangered golden monkey and the environment.
“Story Fireworks” on the Hudson River @ Pier 84
CAFA-designed specialty Fireworks By Grucci with simulcast of accompanying music by Oscar and Grammy Award winner Tan Dun.
Light Show @ Empire State Building
The Empire State Building will feature a light show on the nights of the 6th and the 8th.
Feb 7, 2016
10:30 AM to 12:00 PM
Javits Center North
Education in Media Arts Forum (by invitation)
Cross-Border Cross-Culture Cross-Identity Cross-Media
Feb 8, 2016
9:30 AM to 6:00 PM
Javits Center North
STUDENTS HOLIDAY CELEBRATION
Celebrating the inaugural NYC Lunar New Year public school holiday
The daylong festival, FREE to the public, will include an opening ceremony with city officials, performances and mass dance event for student attendees featuring monkey dances by National Dance Institute, and a special video presentation and call to action by The Nature Conservancy on the endangered golden monkey and the environment. Special tours of the art exhibition will also be available.
Feb 9, 2016
Lincoln Center - Josie Robertson Plaza
Year of the Monkey dances by National Dance Institute Celebration Team and Traditional Lion Dance by the Nai-Ni Chen Dance Company against the backdrop of David Geffen Hall decorated with Chinese artwork by Duan Haikang.
Lincoln Center - David Geffen Hall
New York Philharmonic Chinese New Year Concert
5th Annual Chinese Lunar New Year Gala Concert featuring the New York premiere of “Nu Shu - Secret Songs of Women” by Oscar & Grammy award winning composer Tan Dun. Concert is a ticketed event for the public and student discounts are available.