12/27/2011 01:56 pm ET Updated Dec 30, 2011

New York Arts And Culture In 2011: Public Bucket Lists, Stanley Kubrick's Photos And More

Whether you were rocking out with MGMT inside the Guggenheim's famous rotunda or hopping aboard a vintage, 1920's subway train via Boardwalk Empire, celebrate the very best in New York arts and culture with our special recap highlighting what the city does best: inspire.

By no means a comprehensive list, please enjoy this sampling of some of our favorites: a girl dancing across Manhattan, memorable performances at Occupy Wall Street, Brooklynites' public bucket list, and much more.