Gusmano Cesaretti, from theEast LAseries, 1974, opening Thursday at Anna Kustera Gallery.
Wednesday, June 13
Presentation and reception, 6:30 pm: Aperture and the Consulate General of the Netherlands in New York present The Dutch Photobook with co-author Fritz Gierstberg. Aperture Gallery, 547 West 27th Street, 4th Floor, NY, NY.
Opening reception, 5:30-7:30: CCNY 2012 Teen Photography Class Exhibition featuring work by Tessa Epstein, Marissa Fabricant, and Victoria Linnehan. Camera Club of New York, 336 West 37, Suite 206, NY, NY.
Video festival, 7:30-10 pm: Habit. Spattered Columns, 491 Broadway, Suite 500, NY, NY. Information.
Thursday, June 14
Opening reception, 6-8 pm: Amy Feldman | Dark Selects. Blackston Gallery, 29C Ludlow Street, NY, NY.
Opening reception, 6-8 pm: Awol Erizku and Great Photographs | Scape featuring work by Ansel Adams, Robert Adams, Lewis Baltz, James Casebere, Stephane Coutourier, Elger Esser, William Henry Jackson, Vik Muniz, Joel Sternfeld, and Albert Watson, among others. Hasted Kraeutler Gallery, 537 West 24th Street, NY, NY.
Opening reception, 6-8 pm: Gusmano Cesaretti | East LA Diary. Anna Kustera Gallery, 520 West 21st Street, NY, NY.
Opening reception, 6-8 pm: Helen Glazer | Temporary Presence. Nailya Alexander Gallery, 41 East 57th Street, NY, NY.
Opening reception, 6:30-9 pm: Venetia Dearden | Eight Days. VII Gallery, 28 Jay Street, Dumbo, Brooklyn, NY.
Book signing, 6-7:30 pm: Jacqueline Hassink | The Table of Power 2. ICP Store, 1133 Avenue of the Americas, NY, NY. Information.
Helen Glazer, detail, Ready to Rain, 2011, from Temporary Presence, opening Thursday at Naiyla Alexender Gallery.
Friday, June 15
Opening reception/film screening, 7-9 pm: Santiago Sierra | No, Global Tour. Team Gallery, 83 Grand Street, Between Wooster and Greene, NY, NY.
The International Center of Photography presents, film screening, 7 pm: Ai Wei Wei | Never Sorry. Walter Reade Theater, 165 West 65th Street, NY, NY. Information.
Opening reception, 7-10 pm: Space Half Empty. Fowler Arts Collective, Greenpoint Terminal Market, 67 West Street, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY.
Live art event, 9-11 pm: Ecosexuals, Let’s Get Dirty! | with Annie Sprinkle, Elizabeth M. Stephens and guest artists. Grace Exhibition Space, 840 Broadway, 2nd Floor, Brooklyn, NY.Tickets $25. Information.
Saturday, June 16
Breakfast with Mars scientsts, 11am: Join scientists Gregg Vane, Kevin Hand, and Tommaso Rivellini in a conversation about Mars exploration with Tom Sachs, moderated by writer Lawrence Weschler, in which Vane, Hand, and Rivellini will also share their experiences working in the NASA's Jet Propulsion Laboratory.In conjunction with Tom Sachss | Space Program: Mars, currently on view. Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue at 67th Street, NY, NY. Tickets $10/ $8.
Endurance demonstraton, 12 noon- midnight. This event offers the public an opportunity to see Tom Sachs’s SPACE PROGRAM: MARS in its entirety, as the team activates every single sculptural system, ritual, and narrative of the journey from Earth to Mars and back again. Park Avenue Armory, 643 Park Avenue, at 67th Street, NY, NY.Tickets $15/$12.
Suclpture workshop, noon-3 pm: Art Supply Recipes with Molly Smith. Mix everyday household ingredients to make art materials that you can use to later create your own paintings and sculptures. Socrates Sculpture Park, 32-01 Vernon Blvd., at Broadway, Long Island City, NY. Free, rain or shine.
Opening reception, 6-9 pm: Patterns of Behavior | Group Show featuring work by self-publishing artists, who generally share their work through printed matter and other ephemeral media. Brooklyn Gallery, 37 Greenpoint Avenue, 4th Floor, Brooklyn, NY.
Identity According to Deleuze and My History | Koosil-ja and Geoff Matters at Performing Garage this week.
Sunday, June 17
Sunday mornings with Weegee, 9-11am: Breakfast and gallery tour, Weegee | Murder is My Business. International Center of Photography, 1133 Avenue of the Americas, NY, NY. Tickets$30/$25. Also on July 8 and July 22.
Artist talk, 2 pm: Identity According to Deleuze and My History | Koosil-ja and Geoff Matters. In conjunction with performance June 14-17 at 8 pm. Performing Garage, 33 Wooster Street, New York, NY. Tickets $15. Information.
Opening reception, 6-10 pm: Chad Stayrook | Sculpture 3.0. Chashama 266 Gallery, 266 West 37th Street, NY, NY. Information.
This Week’s DART Picks:
ICON7 The Illustration Conference runs through June 16th in Providence, RI.Information. On Friday, the public is invited, FREE, to Lynda Barry's keynote address: Artist as Cartoonist, at 5:30 and the Rhode Show Bazaar, 6:30-10, with 60 artists from coast to coast in a portfolio showcase event. RSVP email@example.com using Rhode Show RSVP as the subject; include your name(s), title(s) and affiliation. More.
Friday, opening reception, 5-8 pm: Leeza Meksin | Flossing the Lot and Insite/Out organized by Ted Efremoff, with the music of Brooklyn-based band MiraStroika at the Lot. Artspace, 50 Orange Street, New Haven, CT.
Saturday, artist talk and book signing: Beth Yarnelle Edwards | Suburban Dreams. at Gallery Carte Blanche, 973 Valencia Street, San Francisco, CA. Information.
Saturday, artist reception, 5:30-8:30 pm: Jun Kaneko. Rena Bransten Gallery, 77 Geary Street, San Francisco, CA.