Past Events

Amalia Umeda and Stephan Crump at Rizzoli Music Aperitivo

Rizzoli Bookstore is delighted to partner with the celebrated Jazztopad Festival to present a world premiere: the Amelia Umeda – Stephan Crump duo, a collaboration between two forward-looking and lyrical composers and improvisers.

Tickets include a 15% store discount which can be used the day of the concert, and a complimentary glass of wine from Field Blend Selections.

PLEASE NOTE: Doors open at 4:45 pm. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served.

Jun 16 05PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Amalia Umeda and Stephan Crump
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/amalia-umeda-and-stephan-crump-at-rizzoli-music-aperitivo-tickets-910743096117?aff=oddtdtcreator
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City Science: Performance Follows

Ramon Gras will be in conversation with Serena McIntosh and Gregory Haley to celebrate the inaugural book from Aretian Urban Analytics and Design. They will discuss the Aretian team's city science methodology for evaluating the relationship between city form and urban performance, followed by a signing.

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

Jun 11 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Ramon Gras with Serena McIntosh and Gregory Haley
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/city-science-performance-follows-form-by-ramon-gras-tickets-896605630577?aff=oddtdtcreator
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Bohemian Soul: The Vanishing Interiors of New Orleans

Valorie Hart and Sara Essex Bradley launch their new book, Bohemian Soul: The Vanishing Interiors of New Orleans.

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

Jun 06 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Valorie Hart and Sara Essex Bradley
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/876175483457?aff=oddtdtcreator
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When Women Ran Fifth Avenue

Award winning author Julie Satow launches her new book When Women Ran Fifth Avenue: Glamour and Power at the Dawn of American Fashion, a glittering portrait of the golden age of American department stores and of three visionary women who led them. In conversation with Fiona Davis.

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

Jun 05 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Julie Satow with Fiona Davis
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/when-women-ran-fifth-avenue-by-julie-satow-with-fiona-davis-tickets-894488036797?aff=oddtdtcreator
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For the Love of Renovating

The Brownstone Boys launch their debut book For the Love of Renovating, the inspiring, game-changing book every fixer-upper needs, whether the project is budget remodeling or a full gut-renovation. In conversation with Elizabeth and Ethan Finkelstein

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

Jun 04 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Barry Bordelon and Jordan Slocum with Elizabeth and Ethan Finkelstein
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/for-the-love-of-renovating-by-the-brownstone-boys-tickets-902761342477?aff=oddtdtcreator
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The Traveling Drawing Club

Join us for an immersive workshop in mark making and drawing, perfect for complete beginners!

The Travelling Drawing Club No. 52 is hosted by the founders Gilles and Cecilie Studio, with support from Moleskine. Participants will learn skills and techniques for creating personal drawings from scratch.

Throughout the workshop, participants will explore various mark-making tools and methods, learning how to manipulate lines, shapes, and textures to express their artistic vision. From pencils to pens, charcoal to pastels, participants will experiment with a range of materials under the guidance of experienced instructors.

Please note: Tickets include a sketchbook kindly provided by Moleskine. Some tools will be available, but we also encourage participants to bring any favorite drawing materials you may already have at home.

Jun 01 04PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Gilles and Cecilie Studio
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/the-traveling-drawing-club-with-gilles-and-cecilie-studio-tickets-901668573977?aff=oddtdtcreator
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Fashion, Disability, and Co-design

Join us for an evening with Grace Jun to celebrate the launch of Fashion, Disability, and Co-design. She will be in conversation with Mellissa Huber about how designers and disability communities can collaborate to increase social inclusion.

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

If you would like to request accessibility accommodations, please contact events@rizzoliusa.com.

May 31 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Grace Jun with Mellissa Huber
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/fashion-disability-and-co-design-by-grace-jun-tickets-874148049347?aff=oddtdtcreator
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Splendid Settings: 100 Years of Mottahedeh Design

The dinnerware of presidents and the teacups of dignitaries. Mottahedeh, founded 100 years ago and based on Mildred and Rafi Mottahedeh’s passion for antiques, is the most distinguished ceramics reproduction company today. Wendy Kvalheim launches her second book Splendid Settings: 100 Years of Mottahedeh Design. In conversation with Alex Papachristidis.

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

May 30 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Wendy Kvalheim with Alex Papachristidis
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/splendid-settings-100-years-of-mottahedeh-design-by-wendy-kvalheim-tickets-891250272557?aff=oddtdtcreator
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Tokyo Toyko

Join us to celebrate the launch of Richard Koek's new bookTokyo Tokyo, which captures the everyday magic of the Japanese capital. Koek will be in conversation with Masako Shiba, followed by a signing.

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

May 29 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Richard Koek with Masako Shiba
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/tokyo-tokyo-by-richard-koek-tickets-891172209067?aff=oddtdtcreator
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Mark Polizzotti and Robert Zeller on Surrealism at 100

As we mark the centennial of Surrealism, join authors Mark Polizzotti and Robert Zeller in conversation about historical Surrealism and its enduring legacy in contemporary culture and art. They will discuss their books, Why Surrealism Matters (Polizzotti) and New Surrealism: The Uncanny in Contemporary Painting (Zeller), as well as why some aspects of Surrealism remain prevalent in the West, while other aspects no longer resonate.

PLEASE NOTE: RSVPs are encouraged but not required. Seating is limited and will be first come, first served. Doors open at 5:30 pm.

May 22 06PMLocation: 1133 BroadwayPresenter: Mark Polizzotti and Robert Zeller
https://www.eventbrite.com/e/mark-polizzotti-and-robert-zeller-on-surrealism-tickets-880949071387?aff=oddtdtcreator
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