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Featured Programs

Clemente x 8

On September 5, 2014 The Rubin opens the first museum exhibition devoted to the extensive Indian influences in Francesco Clemente’s work, Francesco Clemente: Inspired by India. To further explore the chief motivations in his life and work, the artist will take to the Rubin stage eight times with eight personalities from very different walks of life. Both artist and guest will bring to the conversation a ‘found object’ that will act as catalyst to a freewheeling conversation. It could roll in any direction… Learn More


 Waiting for Mamu

Imagine, at five years old, you are sentenced to prison for 13 years. You have no access to your family or friends, to an education, to the outside world or to society. It happens in Nepal. This is the story of Pushpa Basnet, an extraordinary woman who gave these incarcerated kids a taste of freedom.
A conversation with Pushpa, and the film's executive producers Susan Sarandon and Morgan Spurlock follows the screening. Learn More



Naked Soul

Unplugged, but totally connected. An entirely acoustic singer/songwriter series allowing you to hear artists as they really sound. Featured artists inlcude Martha Wainwright, Erin McKeown, Melissa Ferrick, Nicole Atkins and more. Learn more


Harlem in the Himalayas

Acoustic jazz concerts presented with the National Jazz Museum in Harlem. Fridays at 7:00 p.m. Upcoming performances include Anja Lechner & Francois Couturier - ECM CD Release Concert. Learn More


Cabaret Cinema: "My Formative Years" 

September 26 – December 5, 2014
A film series selected by artist Francesco Clemente. Part of the exhibition Francesco Clemente: Inspired by IndiaLearn More