Self-Interned, 1942: Noguchi in Poston War Relocation Center - Ongoing - 'Curated by Noguchi Museum Senior Curator Dakin Hart, Self-Interned, 1942 brings together about two dozen works from the Museum’s collection, dating from before, during, and after Noguchi’s time at Poston, along with a substantial selection of archival documents. | Noguchi Museum, 9-01 33rd Road (at Vernon Boulevard), Long Island City
Patty Chang: The Wandering Lake, 2009-2017 - Ongoing; All day - The Wandering Lake, 2009-2017 allows viewers to navigate through Chang’s personal, associative, and narrative meditation on mourning, care-giving, geopolitics, and landscape. The exhibition has been structured to replicate the complex way in which stories develop through geography, history, cultural mythology, fiction, and personal experience. | Queens Museum, Flushing Meadows Corona Park
Flatfoot Flatbush - Thurs, December 21; Parade starts at 4:32 pm (sunset). The after-party at 7 pm. - Dancers, fiddlers and pickers will parade down Brooklyn’s Flatbush Avenue playing old-time tunes while flatfooting – a form of percussive dancing from Appalachia – led by Megan Downes, Nick Horner and Theo Boguszewski. Participants should arrive by 4 pm at M&T Bank (354 Flatbush Avenue) to warm up and learn how to flatfoot.
Happy Henson Holidays: Emmett Otter's Jug Band Christmas - Sat, December 23; 1 pm - Tells the story of Ma Otter and her son Emmet, who both secretly enter a talent contest to win money for each other’s Christmas presents. $15| Museum of the Moving Image, 36-01 35th Ave, Astoria
ReMake the Holidays - December 27 - 30; Noon - 4 pm - Families can bend, twist, light, sculpt and animate a new version of the holiday season with workshops, demos, artist installations and more at this annual event. Each day will focus on a different recyclable material. | NY Hall of Science, 47-01 111th Street, Corona