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2017 Rubin Museum Block Party

  • Rubin Museum of Art 150 West 17th Street New York, NY, 10011 United States (map)

Celebrate the spirit of our community at the Rubin Museum’s annual Block Party. Come make some noise with thousands of other New Yorkers with art and activities for all ages inspired by the exhibition The World is Sound.

Join The Rubin Museum for:

  • Hands-on activities and participatory events for children and adults
  • Meditation spaces
  • Silent disco
  • Special offers from the shop
  • Himalayan snacks for purchase from Café Serai and food trucks Van Leeuwen Artisan ice cream and Korilla Korean Tacos

Performances by:

  • New York Suwa Taiko Association
  • The Blue Angels Drumline
  • Poets John Giorno and Tenzin Dickie
  • Kirtan concert with the Bhakti Center
  • Dana Flynn of Laughing Lotus Yoga
  • Drawing Sound, a live painting and sound collaboration curated and MCed by Rhiannon Catalyst

Activities led by community organizations:

  • ACHA Himalayan Sisterhood
  • Adhikaar
  • Grassroots Movement in Nepal (GMIN)
  • India Home
  • Tibetan Community of NY/NJ
  • United Sherpa Association

Rubin Block Party is made possible through the generosity of New York Life. Additional support has been provided by Con Edison, Agnes Gund, and public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.

Later Event: July 17
Union Square Greenmarket