The Museum of Science Fiction, the world’s first comprehensive science fiction museum, has entered into a Space Act Agreement (SAA) with National Aeronautics and Space Administration to further public outreach and education in science. One of the first major activities planned for the two organizations is “Escape Velocity,” a three-day STEAM (science, technology, engineering, arts, and mathematics) event in June, 2016.
The Steampunk World’s Fair is firing up pistons and stoking the blast furnace in anticipation of a 6th year in Piscataway, New Jersey! Wondrous sights, sounds and adventure from an era of Scifi/Victorian super science await children of all ages this May 15th through 17th.
The Doctor Who Symphonic Spectacular, a live show, which sold out when it premiered in Australia, will be staged for the first time in the U.S. at Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York on Wednesday October 7, 2015. The event, produced and presented by Vision Nine, will be one of the headline events of New York Super Week, which takes over the city October 5-11 in the lead-up to the main event New York Comic Con, taking place October 8-11 at the Javits Center.
The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival has opened its call for submissions for its fourth spectacular year honoring the literary world’s most visionary author Philip K. Dick. The highly-anticipated five-day event will touch down on The Big Apple from January 14-17, 2016 and will screen at the superb Tribeca Cinemas for a second year in a row.
The 8th Imagine Science Film Festival will take place October 16-24, 2015, at locations all over New York City! The festival theme is “Air”.
Oxygen, Nitrogen, Carbon Dioxide. The medium of flight and sound waves. The atmosphere that surrounds us, and the gas that fills our lungs with every breath. Air is a part of our lives in so many ways that we scarcely notice it. And so this year we’re going to explore it in-depth, in all of its scientific facets!
From March 14-21, during SXSW, Robert Rodriguez is hosting a curated collection of Frank Frazetta original artwork — twelve masterwork paintings including the iconic CONAN THE BARBARIAN and DEATH DEALER, and artwork from Rodriguez’ upcoming Fire and Ice film, which is based on the works of Frazetta.
Alec Peters’ Propworx specializes in Star Trek screen-used props such as costumes, set pieces and other memorabilia, and the first event in the next series of online auctions is slated for Saturday, February 21, 2015, with two more events scheduled for May and August.
The exhibition will showcase over 70 original artifacts used on set from seasons 1-4 plus select never-before-seen pieces from Season 5 premiering in April 2015. The collection includes magnificent costume displays; iconic artifacts such as model dragons; weaponry; House banners and more. Visitors will also have an opportunity to take a picture on the coveted Iron Throne.
For three years running, The Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival has thrilled its attendees with entertaining and visually captivating themes which have made the event a favorable and continued success. The 3rd Annual Philip K. Dick Science Fiction Film Festival was held this past weekend in New York City, and the various category winners were standout selections
Uber is partnering with 20th Century Fox to provide free passes for Uber users to an exclusive advance screening of Kingsman: The Secret Service in 50 cities this Thursday, January 15th at 7pm local time.