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Forged Worlds

June 16
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Every day until July 31, 2017
Manhattan Bridge,
Adams Street, Plymouth Street, and Anchorage Place – , Brooklyn, NY United States
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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 16
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Every day until June 25, 2017
BAM Rose Cinemas,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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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 16
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Prospect Park Bandshell,
62 West Dr, NY, NY 11215 United States
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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 »
Ongoing

Terry Knickerbocker Studio’s Summer Intensive!

June 14 @ 2:00 pm - July 26 @ 10:00 pm
Terry Knickerbocker Studio,
68 34th St., Brooklyn, NY 11232 United States
With the Summer Intensive you’ll be able to: – Devote the time to your craft in an immersive conservatory setting. – Cultivate foundational acting skills. – Train with an experienced, committed faculty. – Discover your tribe in intimate classes with a community of other passionate actors like you. http://terryknickerbockerstudio.com/summer-intensive/ Find out more »
10:00 am

Next Stop: Second Avenue Subway

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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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
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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 »
Free

Fab Friday’s Kids’ Concert: Shake, Rattle & Roll

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
Putnam Triangle Plaza,
Fulton St. and Grand Av., Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Shake, Rattle & Roll is a parent-child, folkloric drumming program, and Roman Diaz Ogduardo is a master conga player. Ogduardo transports us to Cuba, with rhythmic songs and storytelling. Perfect for children ages 12 months – 5 years to sing along, dance, play, and enjoy being outdoors, it’s sure to be a FABulous time! Find out more »

Memory in Multiples

June 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until June 25, 2017
BRIC Arts,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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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 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 18, 2017
BRIC Arts,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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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 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 5, 2017
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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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 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 23, 2017
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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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 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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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
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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 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until June 23, 2017
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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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 16 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 25, 2017
440 Gallery,
440 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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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 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 17, 2017
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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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 16 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 31, 2017
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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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 16 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 30, 2017
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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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 16 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until June 18, 2017
TILLOU FINE ART,
59 Cambridge Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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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 16 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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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
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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 16 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 10, 2017
Brooklyn Historical Society DUMBO,
55 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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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 16 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 16, 2017
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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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 »

Chairs Missing

June 16 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 16, 2017
STUDIO10,
56 Bogart Street , Brooklyn , NY 11206
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A solo exhibition of paintings by Munro Galloway. Find out more »
3:00 pm

Old Stone House: Witness to War

June 16 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until December 31, 2017
The Old Stone House,
336 3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Created by noted exhibition designers Carol May & Tim Watkins, is a passionate, interactive, interpretive show exploring the Battle of Brooklyn, the first and largest battle of the American Revolutionary War which culminated around today’s Old Stone House & Washington Park on August 27, 1776, and the choices and actions of 18th century Brooklynites through … Continue reading Old Stone House: Witness to War Find out more »

Multilocational

June 16 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until June 25, 2017
Old Stone House,
336 3rd St, Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Multilocational Artworks by Natalia Nakazawa & Cecile Chong Multilocational is defined as “of, pertaining to, or being present in more than one location.” It subtly plays on the words multicultural or multinational, or of mixed ancestry or residence.  Find out more »
7:00 pm

New Traditions Festival 2017: Our Caribbean Spirit

June 16 @ 7:00 pm
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Every day until June 18, 2017
Mark Morris Dance Center,
3 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Featuring the work of 8 Caribbean choreographers and the “Our Caribbean Spirit” collaborative dance project, the feature piece for this year’s performances.   June 16th, 17th @7:00pm and June 18th @5:30pm Find out more »
7:30 pm

Lola Star’s Dreamland Roller Disco

June 16 @ 7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Every week on Friday until October 13, 2017
Dreamland Roller Disco at Lakeside,
171 East Drive, Brooklyn , NY United States
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The Lefrak Center at Lakeside and Lola Star will host themed DJ Disco Dancing. Each Friday night showcases a new theme from 70s Glitter to 80s Glam, dazzling performers, kitschy contests, giveaways and more $30 in advance must register Find out more »
8:00 pm

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

June 16 @ 8:00 pm
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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 »
50.00-115.00

Travis Wall’s Shaping Sound

June 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Kings Theatre Brooklyn,
1027 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226 United States
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Through his Emmy Award winning work on “So You Think You Can Dance”, Travis Wall has established himself as one of America’s favorite choreographers. His artistic direction of SHAPING SOUND has already produced one spell-binding show in Dance Reimagined, which has captivated audiences all across North America. Now, Travis and SHAPING SOUND are back with … Continue reading Travis Wall’s Shaping Sound Find out more »
Free

The Maribor Uprisings: A Live Participatory Film (Free)

June 16 @ 8:00 pm - 11:30 pm
Politics has moved into the streets. In Maribor, you must decide how you’ll participate. This is a Free Event. No RSVP Required 8:00 PM: Doors Open 8:30 PM: Live Music 9:00 PM: Film Begins 10:30 PM: Q&A   Find out more »
Tickets $20/15 Online, $25/20 Doors

Sally Silvers Tenderizer

June 16 @ 8:00 pm
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Every day until June 17, 2017
Roulette,
Atlantic Avenue & Third Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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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 16 @ 8:00 pm
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Every day until June 17, 2017
Happy Lucky No 1,
734 Nostrand AVenue, Brooklyn , NY 11216 United States
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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 »
8:30 pm

Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater and works by Vivaldi

June 16 @ 8:30 pm
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Every week on Friday and Saturday until July 8, 2017
The Muse,
32D S. 1st St., Brooklyn, NY 11249 United States
Soprano Heather Buck and countertenor Randall Scotting are featured in LoftOpera’s staged performances of Pergolesi’s Stabat Mater, running for four consecutive weekends this summer (June 16-17, June 23-24, June 30-July 1, and July 7-8) .   Find out more »
10:00 pm
Free

Andrew Snyder: 9 Meditations

June 16 @ 10:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 15, 2017
Open Source Gallery,
306 17th St., Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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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 »
11:00 pm

Straight To Hell : The Clash Tribute

June 16 @ 11:00 pm
Gold Sounds,
44 Wilson AVenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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DJ sets by Twig the Wonderkid and James David Hosted by nightlife icon Astro Erle More info GLAMDAMMIT.COM Find out more »
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