Week of Community 2022
October 17 - October 21
NYU Tisch School of the Arts has a long tradition of convening to celebrate our community of artists, scholars, and entrepreneurs during the annual Week of Community. With so much going on around Tisch, this week presents an opportunity to explore the intersecting disciplines, environments, and experiences at our school. We kick things off Monday, October 17, and invite you to participate in the many program offerings, including conversations, showcases, games, and other special events. We look forward to seeing you there!
Monday October 17
11AM: Diversity Open House
Offices of Diversity & Strategic Initiatives
Between the hours of 11am - 1pm, we will be offering light refreshments, an opportunity to meet the staff, and have a chance to learn more about & explore recent programming developed by the Office of Diversity for the Tisch community.
2PM: Chair's Discussion: Ethics in Narrative
Please join NYU faculty members Terry Curtis Fox and Suketu Mehta, co-founders of the Narrative Working Group at the NYU Institute for Public Knowledge, who will lead a discussion focusing on the ethics around the power, use, and abuse of narrative in print, broadcast media and beyond.
Tuesday October 18
2:30pm: Hear Us Mini-fest
An informal showing of works and works-in-progress by the 2022 cohort of HEAR US awardees.
5pm: Mirror with a Memory: DPI 40th Anniversary Exhibition
Photography & Imaging
The Department of Photography & Imaging presents a survey of work from faculty and staff spanning four decades and encompassing the varied nature of contemporary photographic practice. Curated by Editha Mesina. On view from October 11, 2022 - January 9, 2023.
7pm: The Miniaturists by Barbara Browning Book Launch
Join the Department of Performance Studies as we celebrate Professor Barbara Browning's two new books!
Wednesday October 19
8am: Breakfast in the Gallery
Dean Allyson Green
Please join us for a community breakfast, hosted by Dean Allyson Green. The breakfast is a great opportunity to check out the new Clive Davis Gallery, located in 370 Jay Street.
10am: Pop-up Party Table
Step right up and test your luck! Games, prizes, snacks, and more! The staff of Student Affairs will be hosting a little party table in the lobby of 721 Broadway. Come meet our team and learn about resources offered by our office - and try your hand at a special grand prize!
5pm: Open Studio
Design for Stage & Film
All Tisch students are invited to come to an OPEN STUDIO to see the IN PROCESS work of the Department of Design for Stage and Film MFA set, costume, lighting and film designers.
Thursday October 20
3pm: International Student Coffee Hour
Please join us for the Tisch international student coffee hour on the 6th floor of 370 Jay Street at our Brooklyn campus. We supply the coffee, tea, and refreshments and you have the opportunity to have some great conversations and cultural interactions with both domestic and international students and administrators.
Friday October 21
8am: Breakfast in the Lobby
Dean Allyson Green
Please join us for a community breakfast, hosted by Dean Allyson Green, in the lobby of 721 Broadway. Enjoy grab-and-go pastries, fruit, coffee, apple cider, and hot chocolate.
5pm: Back to School, Back to the Movies!
The Department of Cinema Studies presents a series of three screenings of "Back-to-school" films from the 1920s, 1970s & 1980s.
5:30pm: The Color of Care: Film Screening & Panel
A screening of The Color of Care, a documentary that highlights US COVID health disparities in minoritized communities, and panel discussion on health disparities and the role of healthcare workers and artists in disrupting health inequities.
First run Film Festival
Undergraduate Film & Television
NYU’s First Run Festival is the longest continuously running film festival in New York City. This annual festival culminates with the Charles and Lucille King Family Foundation Awards. Open to the public with a valid government-issued photo ID and proof of up-to-date COVID-19 vaccine + booster.
Happening All Week
In Celebration of Dawn Richard – A One-Week Residency
Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music
The CDI Artist Residency: Dawn Richard - A One-Week Artist Residency at NYU"s Clive Davis Institute of Recorded Music.
Polaroid Picture Booth
Clive Davis Gallery
As part of the Tisch Community Week 2022, The Clive Davis Gallery invites guests to take a polaroid picture with their favorite piece or artist to be included on the first floor gallery wall.
Kanbar Coat Swap
Kanbar Institute of Film & Television, Office of Global Strategic Initiatives & Office of Diversity
Do you have new or gently used coats, hats, scarves, gloves or mittens that you no longer want or need? Please bring them to the 9th floor at 721 Broadway for the Kanbar Coat Swap! We will glady receive your contributions at any time throughout the season, however, we hope to receive enough items before October 31st to get folks into warmer clothes before the worst of the chill settles in!