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Friday, Jan. 27 (See map view)

The iconic feminist artist’s first retrospective, highlighting her technical virtuosity and examination of some of our deepest cultural impulses, compulsions, and fantasies. 11 am–6 pm.

An exhibition of new work by painter and monoprinter Jennifer Baker and metal sculptor Fara’h Salehi. 1–6 pm.

How many people can squeeze into a subway car? Is a subway station as long as a football field? Can a giraffe fit in a subway station? Take to our Platform level with tools and measuring instruments in hand to make numerical discoveries about subway cars and stations. For ages 4 and older. 1:30 pm to 2:15 pm.

Peruvian expert and native Jose Ugarte discusses the Inca Trail, and offers a free Peruvian cocktail to guests. 6 pm.

A festival debuting short plays by five talented writers. Featuring Nic Adams’ "Icarus in the L.E.S.," Anna Peretz Rogovoy’s “How difficult is it for one body,” Artem Yatsunov’s “Please Google Ukraine,” Angela Abreu’s “Have No Room for the Broken, and Olander “Big O” Wilson’s “What the F*** Was I Thinking?” 6:30–11:55 pm.

A blistering black comedy about a bickering mother and daughter in a tiny Irish town. Starring Marie Mullen as the mother, who won a Tony for originating the role of daughter Maureen 20 years ago, now taking on the role of mother. 7:30 pm.

Brooklyn-based live karaoke band The Occasionalists host a gig filled with songs of protest, armageddon, and a bit of hope. 7:30 pm.

The 2017 Lunar New Year begins on January 28, celebrated by Asian communities the world over. Enjoy an exciting diversion from the dreary winter. See FLIGHT, a new kind of performance to mark this celebratory time. FLIGHT is an Afro-Asian fusion dance performance by Peggy Choy Dance, the innovative New York-based dance company. 7:30 pm.

The third and final installment of a series all-female Shakespeare productions set inside a women’s prison. In “The Tempest,” captivating actress Harriet Walter will take on the role of Prospero, a wizard exiled to a magical island. 7:30 pm.

The world premiere of Kate Benson’s play about a neighborhood bar in a gentrifying outpost of a major American City. 8 pm.

Musician Gary Lucas performs a live score for the surrealist silent Orson Welles film “Too Much Johnson.” 8 pm.

Building on a solid foundation of New Wave, dig deeper into the catalog of massive hits and overlooked misses from the late 70s through the early 90s. 10 pm.

Saturday, Jan. 28 (See map view)

This is the 19th year of the festival and features an impressive lineup, tailored for children ages 3—11, showcaseing 58 films from 27 countries and in 10 languages. Many of these films are in their US or New York premiere screening. Highlights of the 2017 festival include a diverse selection of live-action and animated shorts, a wide array of no-dialogue films that use other modes of storytelling to convey the themes, and several different selections from the shorts programs and feature films to satisfy each age group. 9:30 am to 4 pm.

5th Annual Holiday Train Show is an iconic holiday image of a model train, whirring by as it circles the base of a brightly-lit tree, evoking feelings of warmth and wonder in children and adults alike. To the delight of all, Lionel trains will journey along a 34’ long, two-level, “O”gauge model train layout, departing from a miniature replica of Grand Central Terminal on their way to the North Pole. This year’s exhibit showcases Lionel’s Grand Central Express, Metro-North, Pennsylvania Flyer, Polar Express, and vintage subway train sets against a backdrop designed for the Museum’s 40th anniversary. 10 am to 6 pm.

US civics for immigrants planning to apply for US citizenship. Students develop their English speaking skills as well as their knowledge of US history and government. 10:30 am–1:30 pm and 1:30–4:30 pm.

This exhibit tells the story of survival in one of the most unforgiving environments on earth. Through compelling stories told by scientists and Inuit leaders, viewers will discover the impact of ice on the Arctic’s inhabitants, both animals and humans. 10:30 am.

Set in the frozen wilderness at the top of the world, Wonders of the Arctic tells the story of survival in one of the most unforgiving environments on earth dominated by a single element: ice. Far away in this glittering world of ice and snow, polar bears tussle, huskies howl, and narwhals dive within the turquoise waters. Through compelling stories told by scientists and Inuit leaders, viewers will discover the impact of ice on the Arctic’s inhabitants, both animals and humans. For thousands of years, the Inuit and their predecessors have adapted and thrived in this beautiful yet harsh environment. Today, their survival has inspired scientists to conduct intense research and answer troubling questions about life in this fragile and largely uninhabited landscape. 10:30 am.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. Molly Monster sets out on a journey to find her new place in the family after Mama and Papa Monster decide to hatch another egg. 11 am.

The iconic feminist artist’s first retrospective, highlighting her technical virtuosity and examination of some of our deepest cultural impulses, compulsions, and fantasies. 11 am–6 pm.

Lace up those skates and get sliding across the ice. 11am to 9pm.

Artist Jeremy Deller used the traditional life-model drawing class to stage a performative event with musician and personality Iggy Pop as model and subject. Come see the results! 11 am–6 pm.

Childrens’ book author Reea Rodney launches her new book at an event with face painting, prizes, and a bubble dance party. 11 am.

Children 2 to 5 years old enjoy reading of some our favorite transportation tales! am to noon.

Join our expert Museum Educators on a dramatic journey through the building of New York’s subway system, the evolution of the City’s surface transportation, and our priceless collection of vintage subway and elevated cars dating back to 1904. Noon to 1 pm.

Join the Brooklyn Public Library and Chinese Theatre Works in celebrating the Year of the Rooster with traditional Chinese music, famous Chinese opera numbers, ribbon and lion dancing, and more! Presented in both English and Mandarin Chinese. Noon.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. From snowy mountains to arid plains, from inside the mind to miles above the earth, these shorts demonstrate the unlimited possibilities of the imagination. 12:20 pm.

Part of the BAMkids Film Festival. Long-sought reunions, sunshine on sick days, new babies, and old grandparents. In this shorts program, no matter what big events families face together, they always learn something important. 12:40 pm.

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