Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events for June 15, 2017

Day Navigation

All Day

Forged Worlds

June 15
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until July 31, 2017
Manhattan Bridge,
Adams Street, Plymouth Street, and Anchorage Place – , Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
An outdoor photography exhibition that showcases work by seven artists whose photographic practices revolve around the physical construction of fictional landscapes. Installed on a fence beneath the Manhattan Bridge, this photo installation invites us to take a closer look and perhaps allow ourselves to be carried away — if even for a moment — in thoughts and lands so … Continue reading Forged Worlds Find out more »

BAMcinemaFest

June 15
BAM Rose Cinemas,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
+ Google Map
Wed, Jun 14 7:30pm: Opening Night—Gemini (HT) Thu, Jun 15 7pm: The Force (BRC)9:30pm: Signature Move (BRC) Fri, Jun 16 7pm: The Incredible Jessica James (BRC) 9:45pm: The Strange Ones (BRC) Sat, Jun 17 1:30pm: Princess Cyd (BRC) 4:15pm: Columbus (BRC) 7pm: Where is Kyra? (BRC)7:30pm: Spotlight—Landline (HT)  9:45pm: Bitch (BRC) Sun, Jun 18 1:30pm: Dina (BRC)4:15pm: Wind River (BRC)5:30pm: Centerpiece—En el Séptimo Día (HT)7pm: I Am Another You (BRC)9:30pm: Dear Renzo + Educators + Men + All Good Things (BRC) Mon, Jun 197pm: Whose Streets? (BRC)9:45pm: Snowy Bing Bongs + Hardware + Lance Lizardi (BRC) Tue, Jun 20 7pm: Common Carrier (BRC)9:30pm: Walking Out (BRC) … Continue reading BAMcinemaFest Find out more »

BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival

June 15
|Recurring Event (See all)
see description for show times which vary
Prospect Park Bandshell,
62 West Dr, NY, NY 11215 United States
+ Google Map
Saturday, June 10, 7 p.m; A night of soul and R&B headlined by Alice Smith and featuring support from Bilal and Kris Bowers Saturday, June 17, 3 p.m;  Singer-songwriter Lisa Loeb headlines the annual children’s concert, which also features orchestral collectiveThe Knights Thursday, June 22, 7 p.m;  Experimental rock trio Yeasayer top a bill that also features indie … Continue reading BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival Find out more »
10:00 am

Next Stop: Second Avenue Subway

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 3, 2017
New York Transit Museum,
Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
Tracing nearly 100 years of history, the Museum’s newest exhibit explores how the Second Avenue line fits into New York’s past, present, and future transportation landscapes. Saturday & Sunday hours 11 a.m.- 5 p.m. Find out more »

Memory in Multiples

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until June 25, 2017
BRIC Arts,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
+ Google Map
A new exhibition by Chilean print maker María Verónica San Martín. San Martín uses the process of printmaking to demonstrate the violence of military dictatorship in Chile, in which the United States participated. Her memorial sculptures, artist books and matrices pay homage to the hidden stories San Martín found within declassified documents. Find out more »

This Land Is…

June 15 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 18, 2017
BRIC Arts,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
+ Google Map
The show features work by 800 Brooklyn students, and offers youthful artistic commentary on modern socio-economic and political issues, from immigration and health care to gun violence. Gallery hours are Tuesday–Saturday, 10am-6pm; Sunday, 12-6pm, and closed Mondays. Find out more »
11:00 am

Infinite Blue

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 5, 2017
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
+ Google Map
The works of art in Infinite Blue feature blue in all its variety—a fascinating strand of visual poetry running from ancient times to the present day. In cultures dating back thousands of years, blue—the color of the skies—has often been associated with the spiritual but also signifies power, status, and beauty. The spiritual and material … Continue reading Infinite Blue Find out more »

Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 23, 2017
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
+ Google Map
This is a ticketed exhibition. Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern takes a new look at how the renowned modernist artist proclaimed her progressive, independent lifestyle through a self-crafted public persona—including her clothing and the way she posed for the camera. The exhibition expands our understanding of O’Keeffe by focusing on her wardrobe, shown for the first … Continue reading Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern Find out more »

Sights in the City

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until June 17, 2017
United Photo Industries,
16 Main st. # B, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
+ Google Map
During the summer of 1980, under the direction of his photographer father, Jamel Shabazz armed himself with a Canon AE1 SLR camera and began to photograph the landscape of his native New York City. Photographing in the streets put Shabazz right in the heart of all of the action; he carried his camera everywhere he … Continue reading Sights in the City Find out more »

S.B. Walker : Walden

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until June 23, 2017
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
Walker’s photographs illustrate the way this once pristine landscape is now viewed and used.  Using a large format camera, Walker captures both the grandeur and the cotidian one hundred years after Thoreau Find out more »

Breathing Space

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 25, 2017
440 Gallery,
440 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
A solo exhibition by Shanee Epstein. Epstein celebrates the return to a creative place through her collage work in this show. The art is layered in patchwork narratives stitched together with free form edges that are unconfined by a rectangular grid. Photographic elements are far more prevalent in these new works and the imagery of … Continue reading Breathing Space Find out more »

We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85

June 15 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 17, 2017
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
+ Google Map
Focusing on the work of black women artists, We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 examines the political, social, cultural, and aesthetic priorities of women of color during the emergence of second-wave feminism. It is the first exhibition to highlight the voices and experiences of women of color—distinct from the primarily white, middle-class mainstream … Continue reading We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85 Find out more »
12:00 pm

Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 31, 2017
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
+ Google Map
In the spring of 1958 a young photographer named David Attie was led through the streets of Brooklyn Heights and to the Brooklyn waterfront by an unexpected guide—33-year-old Truman Capote. The images Attie took that day were to illustrate Capote’s essay for Holiday magazine about his life in Brooklyn. Decades later, these largely unseen photographs … Continue reading Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie Find out more »

Until Everyone Has it Made: Jackie Robinson’s Legacy

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 30, 2017
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
+ Google Map
On April 15, 1947 Jackie Robinson broke the professional baseball color line when the Brooklyn Dodgers started him at first base. 70 years later, on April 5, 2017, Brooklyn Historical Society is proud to open a new exhibition celebrating this seminal moment in American history. Featuring a wonderful array of archival materials, photography, programs, and … Continue reading Until Everyone Has it Made: Jackie Robinson’s Legacy Find out more »
Free

Kajahl : Obscure Origins

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until June 18, 2017
TILLOU FINE ART,
59 Cambridge Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
+ Google Map
This exhibition presents a focused survey of KAJAHL’s portraits, which combine iconography from African, Asian, European, and Pre-Columbian traditions. The fusion of these symbols results in the creation of enigmatic artworks that foreground the forgotten past and reanimate minor artifacts of history into transformative assemblages.   Find out more »

Keepsake

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 10, 2017
Eight of Swords Tattoo & Art Gallery,
115 Grand Street, Brooklyn, NY 11249 United States
+ Google Map
an exhibition of original works by resident artist Zoe Bean. Comprised of over 70 pen and ink drawings on paper, “Keepsake” is Zoe’s first solo show in over 4 years. Find out more »

Shifting Perspectives: Photographs of Brooklyn’s Waterfront

June 15 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 10, 2017
Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO,
55 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
This exhibition features the work of two dozen photographers whose images crisscross the Brooklyn shoreline, from Newtown Creek to Jamaica Bay. By picturing decades of Brooklyn’s coastal scenery, including its changing industrial and postindustrial environment, the exhibition presents dramatic panoramic vistas; spectacular aerial views; glimpses of popular recreational attractions, particularly in nearby Brooklyn Bridge Park … Continue reading Shifting Perspectives: Photographs of Brooklyn’s Waterfront Find out more »
1:00 pm

The View from Here

June 15 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 16, 2017
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
+ Google Map
A series of paintings referencing the historical and physical attributes of places visited by the artist, as well as the generations that have passed through them and the artist’s presence as a contemporary visitor.   Find out more »
3:00 pm

Ed Center Open Hours

June 15 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday and Thursday until June 29, 2017
Environmental Education Center,
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
The Ed Center is open for free, drop in hours four afternoons a week! Get to know Brooklyn Bridge Park with our 250 gallon aquarium filled with critters from the East River, a 10’ scale model of Brooklyn Bridge Park, crafts, a reading corner, and much more! In addition to Tuesdays, Thursdays, Saturdays, and Sundays … Continue reading Ed Center Open Hours Find out more »
4:00 pm

Basketball Clinics

June 15 @ 4:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Tuesday and Thursday until August 31, 2017
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 2,
150 Furman St., Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
+ Google Map
Improve basic basketball skills with the Big and Little Skills Academy (BALSA) on Pier 2. Each clinic will include either yoga to enhance flexibility or flag football for agility training. ages 8-17 Find out more »
5:00 pm

Happy Hours @ MetroTech

June 15 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday until September 28, 2017
Summer Thursday evenings in Downtown Brooklyn are about to get happy! Happy Hours @ MetroTech will feature friendly ping pong tournaments in June, Double Dutch classes in July, and corn hole competitions in August. DJs will set the soundtrack for the evenings. Get a glass of wine or a beer outdoors at La Defense and … Continue reading Happy Hours @ MetroTech Find out more »
5:30 pm

Kayaking

June 15 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday until August 26, 2017
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 2,
150 Furman St., Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
+ Google Map
Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! Children under 18 must have an adult guardian present. All levels are welcome and no experience is necessary. Additional Rules for Kayaking: – Singles are for adults, or any kayaker with a parent/guardian present that is at … Continue reading Kayaking Find out more »
6:00 pm

Live at the Archway

June 15 @ 6:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday until June 29, 2017
The Archway,
Water Street at Anchorage Place, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
LIVE AT THE ARCHWAY JUNE 2017 CALENDARLive at the Archway is an annual series of free performances and events taking place at the unique setting of the Manhattan Bridge in DUMBO, reflecting the neighborhood’s diversity and commitment to the arts, and showcasing a broad variety of musical genres and dance programming. Live at the Archway … Continue reading Live at the Archway Find out more »
7:00 pm
Free

Roots of My Legacy: A Community Conversation on Dance, Immigration & Equity

June 15 @ 7:00 pm
Kumble Theater for the Performing Arts-LIU Brooklyn,
One University Plaza, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
+ Google Map
Join Purelements: An Evolution in Dance for a conversation at the intersectionality of dance, immigration, equity and local community building. The community conversation on the impact of immigration on dance and cultural practices and the cultural and racial legacy of East New York and other underrepresented areas will be moderated by Dance/NYC’s Programs Manager, Alejandra … Continue reading Roots of My Legacy: A Community Conversation on Dance, Immigration & Equity Find out more »
8:00 pm

Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie

June 15 @ 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 31, 2017
In the spring of 1958 a young photographer named David Attie was led through the streets of Brooklyn Heights and to the Brooklyn waterfront by an unexpected guide—33-year-old Truman Capote. The images Attie took that day were to illustrate Capote’s essay for Holiday magazine about his life in Brooklyn. Decades later, these largely unseen photographs … Continue reading Truman Capote’s Brooklyn: The Lost Photographs of David Attie Find out more »
$8-$10

Witch Taint: The Black Metal Dialogues Live! with Dave Hill and Phil Costello

June 15 @ 8:00 pm
Union Hall,
702 Union Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
In “Witch Taint: The Black Metal Dialogues Live!”, this infernal and 100% real email chain is brought life by comedians Dave Hill and Phil Costello, complete with corpse paint, ill-fitting black clothing, disturbing videos, and- if all goes as planned- a live and mildly irritated goat, culminating in a live performance by the mighty Witch … Continue reading Witch Taint: The Black Metal Dialogues Live! with Dave Hill and Phil Costello Find out more »
Tickets $20/15 Online, $25/20 Doors

Sally Silvers Tenderizer

June 15 @ 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until June 17, 2017
Roulette,
Atlantic Avenue & Third Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
An evening-length mash-up of three new dance pieces/modes that exemplifies the spirit of Roulette’s Generate series. With 14 dancers, and complete with identifying music and video, the multi-media works contradict, interweave, and illuminate each other through their distinct approaches to movement and social play. Find out more »
Door Tickets: All nights: $ 15 per set, Thursday & Saturday $ 30 per night, Friday $45 per night Entire Festival Tickets (3 nights including 7 sets) $60 (online only)

June Bug Music Festival

June 15 @ 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until June 17, 2017
Happy Lucky No 1,
734 Nostrand AVenue, Brooklyn , NY 11216 United States
+ Google Map
the festival features a diverse spectrum reaching from the USA (Ozaki-Weiss, Jessica Lurie and Marc Ribot)  over to the Middle East (Dena ElSaffar and Salaam) all the way to India (Rajna and Anjna Swaminathan). Find out more »
10:00 pm
Free

Andrew Snyder: 9 Meditations

June 15 @ 10:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 15, 2017
Open Source Gallery,
306 17th St., Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
+ Google Map
Andrew Snyder presents 9 Meditations, a performative installation   9 Meditations pays tribute to the tradition of demonstration by way of performance. There is a long history of demonstration in the crafts–whether weaving, smithing or throwing–as a performance that shows the mastery of the craftsman’s skill. Find out more »
11:30 pm
$10

DJ Questlove Presents: Bowl Train

June 15 @ 11:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
Every week on Thursday until June 29, 2017
Brooklyn Bowl,
61 Wythe AVenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
+ Google Map
American music legend Questlove is continuing his Thursday night residency at Brooklyn Bowl, accompanied by throwback Soul Train videos! His vinyl collection contains more than 50,000 records giving him the ability to tear up the dance floor with the most eclectic sets of hip-hop, house, 80’s, rare grooves and a mix of everything in between. Find out more »
+ Export Day's Events