Events

  • Thu, Sep 4, 2014 from 6:30pm – 8pm
    August is Ghost Month in Taiwan—a time to commemorate the dead: burn incense, visit shrines, commemorate ancestors, and avoid unlucky situations, large purchases, and bodies of water. Jing-nan, a young man who runs a food stand in a bustling Taipei night market, doesn’t consider himself superstitious, but this August is going to haunt him no matter what he does. Join Ed Lin for a reading of his latest book.
  • Fri, Sep 5, 2014 - Fri, Sep 19, 2014 @ 6:45pm

    NYC PARKS PRESENTS ARTS, CULTURE & FUN
    MOCA CINEMA at Columbus Park
     
    Join NYC Parks and the Museum of Chinese in America (MOCA) for three film screenings at the Columbus Park Pavilion in the month of September.

  • Sat, Sep 6, 2014 from 12 noon – 4pm
    Mooncakes, lanterns, & the Jade Rabbit in the moon! Join MOCA for a fun filled afternoon of activities celebrating the Mid-Autumn Moon Festival, including drop-in arts and crafts, storytelling, and a mooncake tasting.
  • Thu, Sep 11, 2014 from 7pm – 9pm
    More than a decade after 9/11, a panel of citizens from the NYC Chinatown neighborhood come together to individually and collectively reflect on the impact of the 9/11 tragedy on the Chinese American community.
  • Sat, Sep 13, 2014 from 1pm – 2:30pm
  • Thu, Sep 18, 2014 from 4:30pm – 7pm
    Spend an evening at the Museum of Chinese in America for a behind-the-scenes preview of our newly revamped school tours.
  • Sat, Sep 20, 2014 from 1pm – 2:30pm
  • Sat, Sep 20, 2014 from 1pm – 4pm
    Kickoff the new school year by creating a one-of-a-kind notebook inspired by the upcoming exhibition, Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen. 
  • Thu, Sep 25, 2014 from 6pm – 8pm
    Join us for the opening reception for MOCA's fall exhibitions, Waves of Identity: 35 Years of Archiving & Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen. The exhibitions will be on view September 25, 2014 - March 1 2015.  
  • Thu, Sep 25, 2014 from 7pm – 9pm
    Visual artist Phillip Chen creates relief etchings inspired by his family stories. Please join Phillip Chen in conversation with MOCA's co-founder Jack (John Kuo Wei) Tchen as they discuss the intriguing yet complex stories within these amazing prints to addressing the important distinction between history and memory. This program is held in conjunction with the exhibition Memory Prints: The Story World of Phillip Chen and co-sponsored by the Asian/Pacific/American Institute at New York University.
  • Sat, Oct 4, 2014 from 1pm – 2:30pm
  • Sat, Oct 4, 2014 from 1pm – 4pm
    Learn the basics of relief printing and create cool prints. 
  • Sat, Oct 18, 2014 from 1pm – 4pm
    Learn the basics of relief printing and create cool prints. 
  • Sat, Nov 1, 2014 from 1pm – 4pm
    Explore Mr. Chin’s life through his personal objects and letters in the exhibition. Design your own postcards, draw or write about your new country, and most importantly, send them home!
  • Sat, Nov 15, 2014 from 1pm – 4pm
    Explore Mr. Chin’s life through his personal objects and letters in the exhibition. Design your own postcards, draw or write about your new country, and most importantly, send them home!
  • Tue, Nov 18, 2014 from 6:30pm – 10pm
    Tuesday, November 18, 2014, 6:30pm Cipriani Wall Street, 55 Wall Street, New York City