wednesdayaugust7

Brad Kenny opens at Artifact, 84 Orchard St, btw Broome and Grand, 6-8pm

Jesus Carmona, Arooj Aftab, Maeve Gilchrist, Shahzad Ismaily, Gyan Riley, and Greg Fox perform at Lincoln Center Damrosch Park Bandshell, 7:30pm, RSVP

The Life and Times of Alvin Baltrop opens at The Bronx Museum of the Arts, 1040 Grand Concourse, at 165th, Bronx, 6-8pm

thursdayaugust8

Elisa Lendvay opens at Sargent’s Daughters, 179 E Broadway, btw Rutgers and Jefferson, 6-8pm

The Self-Esteem Salon at 601Artspace, 88 Eldridge St, btw Hester and Grand, 1-9:30pm

Henni Alftan, Matt Hilvers, Ruth Ige, and Andrew Sim open at Karma, 188 E 2nd St, btw Ave A and B, 6-9pm

Eva Kot’atkova performs at Swiss Institute, 38 St Marks Pl, at 8th, 7pm, RSVP@swissinstitute.net

A Summer Cocktail Celebration of Sam Gilliam’s Exhibitions at The FLAG Art Foundation, 545 W 25th St, 10th Fl, btw 10th and 11th, 5:30-7:30pm, RSVP@flagartfoundation.org

Chlorine Tidal Wave, curated by Tess Schwab, opens at Field Projects, 526 W 26th St, #807, btw 10th and 11th, 6-8pm

Catalina J Alvarez opens at flux factory, 39-31 29th St, 39th and 40th, 1-6pm

fridayaugust9

A Reading with Elizabeth Bradfield, Youmna Chlala, Maria Rapoport, and Alexandra Teague, organized by Erica Ehrenberg, at Essex Flowers, 19 Monroe St, btw Market and Catherine, 7:30pm

Mad, curated by Angela Conant, opens at Assembly Room, 191 Henry St, btw Jefferson and Clinto, 6-9pm

Marcus Fischer performs at Whitney Museum, 99 Gansevoort St, at Washington, 7:30pm

The Weight of the Temporary, curated by Elisa Gutierrez Eriksen, opens at NARS Foundation, 201 46th St, 4th Fl, at 2nd, Brooklyn, 6-8pm

saturdayaugust10

John Mejias: The Puerto Rican War at Essex Flowers, 19 Monroe St, btw Market and Catherine, 7pm

Graveyard Shift: Kim Brandt at Green-Wood Cemetery, 500 25th St, at 5th, Brooklyn, 7pm

Guillermo Gomez-Pena and Combo Chimbita perform at Queens Museum, Flushing Meadows Corona Park, 7:30pm

Margaret Evangeline opens at The Gilded Owl, 318 Warren St, Hudson, 6-8pm

sundayaugust11

Tee Corinne: Bodies of Work, organized Jenni Crain, opens at MBnb, 520 W 143rd St, Apt 2, 3-6pm

Laraaji performs at The Noguchi Museum, 9-01 33rd Rd, at 9th, Queens, 3pm, RSVP

Along a River of Sapphire Pools 3: a selection of limited edition artist designed beach towels opens at Selenas Mountain, 63 Woodward Ave, #6321, at Metropolitan, Queens, 3-7pm

mondayaugust12

Peter Murphy performs at (le) poisson rouge, 158 Bleecker St, btw Sullivan and Thompson, 6:30pm, $45

Fish Tank screens at Anthology Film Archives, 32 2nd Ave, at 2nd, 9pm

tuesdayaugust13

Jay Myself screens at Film Forum, 209 W Houston St, at 6th, 7:45pm

Molly Drag, Elijah Wolf, and Clara Joy perform at Trans-Pecos, 915 Wyckoff Ave, btw Hancock and Weirfield, Queens, 8pm, $10