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Tomorrow, #Club57nyc hosts a double bill of No Wave rarities. “Sleepless Nights” (1979), a little-seen featurette described by its director New Cinema co-founder Becky Johnston...

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“Too rock and roll for theater, and too theater for rock and roll." Award-winning Broadway, film, and TV songwriters Marc Shaiman and Scott Wittman, of “Hairspray” fame, join...

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“This grouping of facsimiles on view in #Club57nyc is part of a Xerox art activation series that Haring organized there. The collages were collectively composed by participants and...

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Renowned artists Joe Lewis, Marion Cowings, and David Wells reunite this Thursday to bring songs of love, resistance, and poverty to #Club57nyc with a performance of acoustic voice,...

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This week, #Club57NYC brings you a music video revue celebrating the scene’s music and video makers with an irresistible mix of homemade garage-band performance, video art, and glossy...

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Happy New Year from MoMA! We’re open today—drop by #Club57nyc to take a trip in Kenny Scharf’s “Cosmic Closet.”

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Black and white Xerox posters were a major part of the 1970s counterculture aesthetic. Artist and graphic designer Marlene Weisman guest hosts a special #Club57nyc takeover of IN THE...

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For Rajendra Roy, chief curator in our Department of Film, Klaus Nomi’s cape—now on view in the #Club57nyc exhibition—represents not only the contributions legendary queer artists...

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Tour #Club57nyc with Frank Holliday, one of the founding members of the original Club 57, a no-budget club in a church basement in the East Village that would become the epicenter of...

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This is how post-punk New York does television. Relive “You Program of Programs,” a madcap cult classic 1980’s Manhattan Cable public-access show, with its creator Lithuanian...

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“Today for #WorldAIDSDay, and every day for us, part of looking back at the vibrant, youthful, and diverse downtown cultural scene of the 1980s has been memorializing the generation...

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Explore the vibrant filmmaking of New York’s post-punk period with our new series, “New York Film and Video: No Wave–Transgressive." Part of our #Club57nyc exhibition, the survey...

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Screening this week in #Club57nyc is “The Jones’”, made collaboratively by Steve Brown, Ellie Nagler, and Barry Shils. Constructed like a silent movie and taking its inspiration...

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​Drop in on our #Club57nyc exhibition for weekly rotations of film and video in the gallery including performance footage, Super8 films, and music videos celebrating the spirit of...

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#Club57nyc and @MoMAPS1 collide to kick off a new season of Sunday Sessions, exploring their shared roots in the counterculture world of downtown New York in the 1970s and 1980s. Head...