Cashmere Cat / Friends Keep Secrets / Olso, Norway
Venus X & Asmara / GHE20G0TH1K / New York, NY + Los Angeles, CA
Burna Boy / Our Bad Habit + Atlantic Records / Lagos, Nigeria
Valee / G.O.O.D. Music + Def Jam / Chicago, IL
NÍDIA / Príncipe Discos / Lisbon, Portugal
Fuck U Pay Us / Los Angeles, CA
Meriem Bennani / Brooklyn, NY
Now in its 21st season, Warm Up returns this summer with ten Saturdays presenting the best in live and electronic music by a wide range of artists: emerging and established, local and global, and across genres.
$14 MoMA Members
$12 MoMA PS1+ Members
Member advance tickets are available by calling (718) 784-2084 and choosing extension 0 during museum hours.
$18 Students with valid ID
$18 MoMA Members
$15 MoMA PS1+ Members
The first 100 New York City high school students to attend each Warm Up date will receive one free ticket on a first-come, first-served basis with a valid high school ID.
Long Island City residents with proof of residency in ZIP codes 11101–11109 receive one free ticket on a first-come, first-served basis, pending availability. Please note that a limited number of tickets are set aside for Long Island City residents per Warm Up. Guests of LIC residents must purchase tickets.
During a Warm Up event, MoMA PS1's regular admission policies do not apply and group visits and tours are not available. Galleries may close early.
MoMA members, MoMA Corporate Members, MoMA Corporate Student Members, MoMA admission ticket holders, MoMA Annual Pass holders, other museum staff, and unauthorized members of the press do not receive complimentary admission to Warm Up.
Mandatory bag check occurs upon entry, and MoMA PS1 reserves the right to decide what objects are allowed on the premises.
Entry and re-entry are not permitted after 8:40 PM. Warm Up takes place rain or shine. For those with event admission, M. Wells Dinette serves cocktails and food from noon to 9 PM. Outside food and alcohol is not permitted.
Warm Up 2018 is organized by dynamic curatorial committee led by Eliza Ryan and Naomi Zeichner (YouTube) with Taja Cheek (MoMA PS1), featuring new members Jonas Leon (Leon Institute) and Isabelia Herrera (Remezcla) alongside returning curators Dean Bein (True Panther Sounds), Venus X (GHE20G0TH1K), and Matt Werth (RVNG Intl.).
Special thanks to Ace Hotel New York, official hotel of Warm Up 2018.