Upcoming Events Calendar

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Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers 10:00 AM
Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers
Mar 10 @ 10:00 AM – May 6 @ 4:00 PM
Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers
Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers is a group exhibition curated by local artist Jahtiek Long.  Located in the Commons Galleries of the Newhouse Center for Contemporary Art, this exhibit pays homage to, explores, and celebrates[...]
Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes 10:00 AM
Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes
Mar 24 @ 10:00 AM – Sep 23 @ 5:00 PM
Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes
Native Soil: Incidence and Homescapes is a large-scale retrospective of paintings by Sarah Yuster, spanning her thirty-year career.  Yuster’s work is subtle and intimate, sparking sentiments from viewers that explain her propensity to invoke a[...]
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Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk 1:00 PM
Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk
Apr 7 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Flowering Tree and Shrub Walk
The magnolias, cherry blossoms, mahonia, jasmine, and redbud flourish in our unique NY Chinese Scholar’s Garden.  Come see the glory of the NYCSG in the spring and learn about the long-standing horticultural tradition that seeks[...]
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Compost Extract (NYC Compost Project) 11:00 AM
Compost Extract (NYC Compost Project)
Apr 14 @ 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Compost Extract (NYC Compost Project)
Learn how to make a little compost go a long way!  We’ll introduce you to the many easy ways to support soil life and plant health with compost. Spring is a great time to jump[...]
Turn & Learn Compost Work Days (NYC Compost Project) 1:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Days (NYC Compost Project)
Apr 14 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Days (NYC Compost Project)
Enjoy the fresh air and beautiful surroundings while working on the NYC Compost Project demonstration site. The best way to learn about compost is to make it, and attending our Turn & Learns will make[...]
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Curator talk with Jahtiek Long – Shaolin Narratives: The Power of Representation 7:00 PM
Curator talk with Jahtiek Long – Shaolin Narratives: The Power of Representation
Apr 19 @ 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM
Curator talk with Jahtiek Long - Shaolin Narratives: The Power of Representation
Join Shaolin: Into the 36 Chambers curator Jahtiek Long to discuss the exhibit’s themes of a changing Staten Island community, the power of representation, and the importance of embracing multiple narratives. Newhouse Center for Contemporary[...]
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Balancing Yin and Yang:  The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction 2:00 PM
Balancing Yin and Yang:  The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction
Apr 22 @ 2:00 PM – 6:00 PM
Balancing Yin and Yang:  The place of Chinese philosophy in garden construction
Traditional Chinese thought has played an important role in the design of traditional Chinese gardens from the Song dynasty onward.  In this lecture by Dr. Andrew Lambert — a collaboration between Snug Harbor Education and[...]
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Turn & Learn Compost Work Days (NYC Compost Project) 1:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Days (NYC Compost Project)
Apr 24 @ 1:00 PM – 3:00 PM
Turn & Learn Compost Work Days (NYC Compost Project)
Enjoy the fresh air and beautiful surroundings while working on the NYC Compost Project demonstration site. The best way to learn about compost is to make it, and attending our Turn & Learns will make[...]
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Peony Walk 1:00 PM
Peony Walk
Apr 28 @ 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM
Peony Walk
Peonies bloom furiously and briefly within a narrow range of climate conditions.  Join us as we celebrate the arrival of our spring beauties.  Valued for their exquisite color, fragrance, and form, Chinese tree peonies are[...]
PASS: No More Beautiful Dances 5:00 PM
PASS: No More Beautiful Dances
Apr 28 @ 5:00 PM – 7:15 PM
PASS: No More Beautiful Dances
No More Beautiful Dances wrestles with the ideas of exploration, introspection, reframing a woman after becoming a mother, and being an immigrant.  Anabella Lenzu’s dance theater piece uses spoken word and video projections to tell a[...]
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