9 Things to Do in New York’s Art World Before June 2

While students continue to occupy President Jamshed Bharucha's seventh-floor office, the classrooms and studios of Cooper Union's Foundation Building will house the annual end-of-year-show, which features work from the art, architecture and engineering schools. —Zoë Lescaze
The Foundation Building (East 7th Street at 3rd Avenue) and 41 Cooper Square, New York, 5–9 p.m.
A benefit for the arts nonprofit Recess, featuring an auction of works by artists including Ellie Ga, Jon Kessler, Kalup Linzy and Danica Phelps. —Michael H. Miller
(Le) Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street, New York, 9 p.m.–midnight.
Here's a chance to see SculptureCenter curator Ruba Katrib's "Better Homes" show on a beautiful spring evening while listening to music by DJs Max McFerren and Jory Rabinovitz and enjoying cold beverages. —Andrew Russeth
SculptureCenter, 44-19 Purves Street, Queens, 7–9 p.m., RSVP to rsvp@sculpture-center.org before May 29
"Hot House" features Tisch Abelow, Seth Alverson, Ivin Ballen and Ariel Dill.
Longhouse Projects, 285 Spring Street, 6–8 p.m. —D.D.
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The Whitney Independent Study Program’s 2013 Helena Rubinstein Curatorial Fellows, Nina Horisaki-Christens, Andrea Neustein, Victoria Rogers and Jason Waite, present an exhibition that takes as its foundation the work of the heroic artist Mierle Laderman Ukeles. The primo list of artists includes Michael Bramwell, Yve Laris Cohen, Sam Lewitt, Park McArthur Karin Sander, Ms. Ukeles and many more. —A.R.
The Kitchen, 512 West 19th Street, New York, 5–8 p.m.
Yve Laris Cohen, Waltz; Cross Hesitation, 2012 (performance view at Thomas Erben Gallery, New York, May 18, 2012). White wall, white floor, white wall, white floor, black wall, black floor, white transsexual. (Photograph by Andreas Vesterlund, courtesy the artist and Thomas Erben Gallery)
David Hoyle, a “transgender cultural terrorist” whose show, The Divine David Presents, was an influential, albeit brief, cult phenomenon on U.K. television, will screen episodes from his series at White Columns. Presented by Dirty Looks NYC. —M.H.M.
White Columns, 320 West 13th Street, New York, 8:30 p.m.
Why not begin the weekend with a bit more ISP action? Its 2013 Studio Program participants open their show this night. The artists: Ben Thorp Brown, João Enxuto, Ryan Garrett, Cassandra Guan, Adelita Husni-Bey, Caroline Key, Per-Oskar Leu, Erica Love, Sean Micka, Dawit L. Petros, Michael Poetschko, Monica Rodriguez, Jessica Vaughn and Constantina Zavitsanos. —A.R.
TEMP, 57 Walker Street, New York, 5–8 p.m.
Photo: Artist Fred Wilson preparing to lead a seminar at the ISP space at 384 Broadway in 1993. (Courtesy Whitney Museum)
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Having seen the new Star Trek movie and having had strong feelings about it, I am somehow reminded of the gaps in my knowledge of classic cinema. Hence this. —D.D.
The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, 5 p.m., $12

TUESDAY, MAY 28

Opening: “Show Up” at Cooper Union
While students continue to occupy President Jamshed Bharucha’s seventh-floor office, the classrooms and studios of Cooper Union’s Foundation Building will house the annual end-of-year-show, which features work from the art, architecture and engineering schools. —Zoë Lescaze
The Foundation Building (East 7th Street at 3rd Avenue) and 41 Cooper Square, New York, 59 p.m.

Benefit: “Four More Years: Recess Benefit 2013” at (Le) Poisson Rouge
A benefit for the arts nonprofit Recess, featuring an auction of works by artists including Ellie Ga, Jon Kessler, Kalup Linzy and Danica Phelps. —Michael H. Miller
(Le) Poisson Rouge, 158 Bleecker Street, New York, 9 p.m.–midnight. Tickets available at: http://www.brownpapertickets.com/event/360871

THURSDAY, MAY 30

Party: “#sculptureNOW” at SculptureCenter
Here’s a chance to see SculptureCenter curator Ruba Katrib’s “Better Homes” show on a beautiful spring evening while listening to music by DJs Max McFerren and Jory Rabinovitz and enjoying cold beverages. —Andrew Russeth
SculptureCenter, 44-19 Purves Street, Queens, 7–9 p.m., RSVP to rsvp@sculpture-center.org before May 29

Opening: “Hot House” at Longhouse Projects
“Hot House” features Tisch Abelow, Seth Alverson, Ivin Ballen and Ariel Dill.
Longhouse Projects, 285 Spring Street, 6–8 p.m. —D.D.

Opening: “Whitney ISP Curatorial Program Exhibition: Maintenance Required” at The Kitchen
The Whitney Independent Study Program’s 2013 Helena Rubinstein Curatorial Fellows, Nina Horisaki-Christens, Andrea Neustein, Victoria Rogers and Jason Waite, present an exhibition that takes as its foundation the work of the heroic artist Mierle Laderman Ukeles. The primo list of artists includes Michael Bramwell, Yve Laris Cohen, Sam Lewitt, Park McArthur Karin Sander, Ms. Ukeles and many more. —A.R.
The Kitchen, 512 West 19th Street, New York, 5–8 p.m.

Screening: “The Divine David Presents” at White Columns
David Hoyle, a “transgender cultural terrorist” whose show, The Divine David Presents, was an influential, albeit brief, cult phenomenon on U.K. television, will screen episodes from his series at White Columns. Presented by Dirty Looks NYC. —M.H.M.
White Columns, 320 West 13thStreet, New York, 8:30 p.m.
FRIDAY, MAY 31

Opening: “Whitney ISP Studio Program Exhibition” at TEMP
Why not begin the weekend with a bit more ISP action? Its 2013 Studio Program participants open their show this night. The artists: Ben Thorp Brown, João Enxuto, Ryan Garrett, Cassandra Guan, Adelita Husni-Bey, Caroline Key, Per-Oskar Leu, Erica Love, Sean Micka, Dawit L. Petros, Michael Poetschko, Monica Rodriguez, Jessica Vaughn and Constantina Zavitsanos. —A.R.
TEMP, 57 Walker Street, New York, 5–8 p.m.

Opening: “1,000 Horsepower Heart,” at Derek Eller Gallery
Dan Fischer, known for his fastidious graphite reproductions of images of other artists and their work, is presenting a new collection of copies. According to the very comprehensive press release, we can expect to see images of Roy Lichtenstein, Jean Dubuffet, Sherrie Levine, Jean Arp, Jean-Michel Basquiat, Mel Bochner, Georgia O’Keefe, Jackson Pollock, Bruce Nauman, Dieter Roth and Arnulf Rainer (or works by them) as well as Isamu Noguchi, whose lost carving 1000 Horsepower Heart (1939) lends its name to the show. —Z.L.
Derek Eller Gallery, 615 West 27th Street, New York, 68 p.m.

SATURDAY, JUNE 1

Screening: Bringing Up Baby at MoMA
Having seen the new Star Trek movie and having had strong feelings about it, I am somehow reminded of the gaps in my knowledge of classic cinema. Hence this. —D.D.
The Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd Street, New York, 5 p.m., $12

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