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Photoville

September 20
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 24, 2017
Brooklyn Bridge Park,
Pier 6, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Celebrating the 6th year at  home on the Brooklyn Waterfront, Photoville returns, centrally located in the Brooklyn Bridge Plaza directly under the iconic bridge in DUMBO! Like years before, there will be containers! exhibitions! talks & workshops! The  Smorgasburg Beer Garden and food vendors will return, alongside the night time events, and this year Photoville will … Continue reading Photoville Find out more »
9:30 am
$396

Wild Waterfront

September 20 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
SPARK by Brooklyn Children’s Museum,
1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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AGES 2 TO 4 YEARS Brooklyn’s own waterfront offers endless ways to explore nature up close! We’ll get our hands a little dirty, have a close look at some of the plants and animals in our Brooklyn backyard, and create hands-on projects inspired by our outdoor adventures. This class will take place outside as weather … Continue reading Wild Waterfront Find out more »
10:00 am

Brooklyn Photographs

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until October 29, 2017
BRIC Arts Media,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Curated by BRIC’s Elizabeth Ferrer, Show Features Work by Yolanda Andrade, Stefanie Apple, Nelson Bakerman, Leigh Davis, Russell Frederick, Max Kozloff, George Malave, Meryl Meisler, Patrick D. Pagnano, Sergio Purtell and Larry Racioppo   The culmination of 25 years of Phillip Buehler’s work photographing remnants of the Cold War through- out the United States and … Continue reading Brooklyn Photographs Find out more »

Julia Oldham: How to Escape a Black Hole

September 20 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Sunday hours are 12 - 6 p.m.
Project Room at BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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A stimulating and immersive video installation. This hallucinatory guided tour into a philosophically fraught region of space time is part physics lesson, part voyage toward destruction. Oldham herself plays an entity that has assumed the appearance of a giant floating human head, so viewers “feel more comfortable in [her] presence.” The head, naturally, leads the … Continue reading Julia Oldham: How to Escape a Black Hole Find out more »
11:00 am

Infinite Blue

September 20 @ 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 »

Dissolve

September 20 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until October 7, 2017
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Fred Cray’s new series of unique Dissolve prints present a radical new body of work.  Although he continues to adhere to his previous process of transforming photographic imagery through manipulation, in this series the resulting images, based in photography, are unique works on paper.   Find out more »
12:00 pm

Until Everyone Has it Made: Jackie Robinson’s Legacy

September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 30, 2018
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 »

The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park

September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 13, 2018
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Prospect Park has never been simply an escape from the city, but a fundamental part of it. This exhibition highlights the one hundred and fifty year social history of Brooklyn’s backyard. Featuring over one hundred artifacts and documents, it tells the story of the 585 acres of forest, field, and swamp that Frederick Law Olmsted … Continue reading The Means of a Ready Escape: Brooklyn’s Prospect Park Find out more »

Chromophore Joan Snitzer

September 20 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until October 8, 2017
A.I.R GALLERY,
155 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Chromophore highlights the developments in Snitzer’s work over the last two years. In these new paintings, Snitzer looks back at the painted subjects of 20th century abstraction to explore how they can function in a contemporary context. This working method is  a continuation of Snitzer’s ongoing pursuit to express the poetic and dynamic relationship between our … Continue reading Chromophore Joan Snitzer Find out more »
2:00 pm

Sarah Hickson: Sounds Unseen: A Photographic Memoir of The Calais Sessions

September 20 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 24, 2017
St. Ann’s Warehouse,
29 Jay Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Documents The Calais Session, a live music project among musicians living in the UK Shot between December 2015 and May 2016 in these migrant camps in northern France, the exhibition chronicles the evolution of this collaboration and celebrates a vital human connection forged through the common voice of music. Gallery Hours: Tues-Fri, 2-6pm; Sat-Sun, 11am-7pm Find out more »
Free

The Fire Theory: Ice

September 20 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Open Source Gallery,
306 17th St., Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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The Fire Theory presents Ice, an exhibition, residency and collaborative project curated by Omar López-Chahoud. Immigration has been a cornerstone of the identity of the United States since its inception and the “American Dream” has been an often unattainable, yet inspiring dream for millions of immigrants from all over the world. Currently, racism and xenophobia limits … Continue reading The Fire Theory: Ice Find out more »
5:00 pm

Salsa September

September 20 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday and Thursday until September 27, 2017
Willoughby Plaza,
Willoughby St & Pearl St, Brookly, NY 11201 United States
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Our friends at Salsa Salsa Dance Studio will be back every Wednesday in September for our popular salsa nights. They’ll teach you the basics for the first hour, and then you practice your new moves under the stars to tunes spun by DJ John John Acevedo. Find out more »
5:30 pm
Free

Honoring Our Culture, Realizing Our Rights: A Celebration of Afro-Caribbean Communities

September 20 @ 5:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Medgar Evers College-Edison O. Jackson Auditorium,
1650 Bedford Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225 United States
Join NYC Commission on Human Rights in a celebration of the Afro- Caribbean Culture in NYC. We will have prominent Caribbean officials speaking about their experience, embracing their culture, the economic impact of Caribbean Americans; as well as discriminations, they were faced with in their lives and careers. Please contact Doreen Bermudez at dbermudez@cchr.nyc.gov to … Continue reading Honoring Our Culture, Realizing Our Rights: A Celebration of Afro-Caribbean Communities Find out more »
7:30 pm
$25

Olivier Py Sings Les Premiers Adieux de Miss Knife

September 20 @ 7:30 pm
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Every day until September 23, 2017
BAM Fisher,
321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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By day, one of the most respected stage directors, actors, writers, and impresarios in Europe; by night, a cabaret chanteuse expunging life’s pain and love’s agony—this unusual artistic double identity comes together when the director of the Festival d’Avignon Olivier Py makes a rare US stage appearance. Since “she” first morphed into fully-bejeweled and boa-feathered glory in 1996, … Continue reading Olivier Py Sings Les Premiers Adieux de Miss Knife Find out more »
Tickets starts at $30

Café Müller and The Rite of Spring

September 20 @ 7:30 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 24, 2017
BAM Gilman Opera House,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Café Müller is an intimate, autobiographical work for six dancers set in a café that resembles the restaurant that Bausch’s parents owned when she was a child. In this repetitious and dream-like work, the main character (historically performed by Bausch) stumbles through the café with closed eyes, while the other characters scramble to keep her from … Continue reading Café Müller and The Rite of Spring Find out more »

Lena Horne 100

September 20 @ 7:30 pm
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Every day until September 20, 2017
BAM Rose Cinemas,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Singer, actress, activist, trailblazer: On the 100th anniversary of her birth (in Bed-Stuy, no less), BAMcinématek celebrates the electrifying, all-too-brief film career of the legendary Lena Horne. Coming up through the chorus line of Harlem’s famed Cotton Club, Horne’s silky-smooth voice and magnetic presence made her one of the few black women to achieve superstar … Continue reading Lena Horne 100 Find out more »
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