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Photoville

September 23
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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 »
10:00 am

Brooklyn Photographs

September 23 @ 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 23 @ 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 »

Kayaking

September 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday until September 30, 2017
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Pier 2,
150 Furman St., Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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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 »
11:00 am

Infinite Blue

September 23 @ 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 »

Being Well: In Search of Utopia?

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until October 8, 2017
The Old Stone House,
336 3rd Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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A Contemporary Art Exhibit Curated by Kathryn Gressel   Participating Artists: Zoey Hart, Leslie Kerby, Anthony Heinz May, Carolyn Monastra, Shana Moulton, Carmen Papalia, Shervone Neckles, Jenna Spevack, Tattfoo Tan, Jody Wood Hours:  Friday 3–6PM Saturday 11AM–4PM Sunday 11AM–4PM Monday Closed Tuesday Closed Wednesday Closed Thursday Closed Find out more »
Free Admission

FAD Market

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until September 24, 2017
City Point,
445 Albee Square West, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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This fall, FAD Market – a roving Fashion, Art and Design pop-up marketplace ­– presents over 50 thoughtfully selected independent designers and artists at City Point in Downtown Brooklyn. In celebration of New York Textile Month, look forward to a specially curated showcase of New York’s best up-and-coming textile makers, as well as educational demonstrations of … Continue reading FAD Market Find out more »

Dissolve

September 23 @ 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 »

Proof: Francisco Goya, Sergei Eisenstein, Robert Longo

September 23 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 7, 2018
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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At particular moments in history, artists use their artwork to reveal social, cultural, and political complexities, responding to the times in which they live. Bringing together the work of three innovative chroniclers, Proof: Francisco Goya, Sergei Eisenstein, Robert Longooffers insight into the energy, empathy, and creativity with which these artists recounted and reimagined their realities. Together … Continue reading Proof: Francisco Goya, Sergei Eisenstein, Robert Longo Find out more »
11:30 am

Ghostbusters

September 23 @ 11:30 am - 1:15 pm
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Every day until September 24, 2017
Nitehawk Cinema,
136 Metropolitan Ave, Brooklyn, NY 11249 United States
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Parapsychologists decide to open their own ghost removal service Find out more »
12:00 pm

Until Everyone Has it Made: Jackie Robinson’s Legacy

September 23 @ 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 23 @ 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 23 @ 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 »

Beyond-Beyond

September 23 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 5, 2017
Smack Mellon,
92 Plymouth Street at Washington Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Ron Baron’s expansive installation of nearly one hundred pairs of life-size cast ceramic shoes. Although each pair is small in comparison to the gallery’s vast space, their combined poetic and ghostly presences fill the significant void and evoke all that is missing.   Find out more »
12:30 pm

Pinnochio

September 23 @ 12:30 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until December 17, 2017
Puppet Works,
338 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Adapted by Puppetworks’ Artistic Director, Nicolas Coppola, “Pinocchio” features traditional hand-carved wooden marionettes, an original song score, the Blue Fairy and a “live” actor as Stromboli the Puppet Master.  6 colorful scenes range from the excitement of Boobyland with its Donkey Machine to the eerie glow of undersea where the Whale lives. “Pinocchio,” suggested for … Continue reading Pinnochio Find out more »
1:00 pm

10,000 Mantras

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until October 8, 2017
STUDIO10,
56 Bogart Street , Brooklyn , NY 11206
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Meg Hitchcock’s third solo exhibition with the gallery. In her pieces, carefully cut letters and burn marks repeat mantras and other texts through grid formations and subtle patterns. These iterate various liturgical themes: repentance through repetition, self mortification through cutting and purification with fire and incense. Find out more »

Migration

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until October 8, 2017
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Maura Sheehan brings a flock of balancing birds to create a Tableau Vivant, a living picture. Find out more »
Free

UrbanGlass Open Studios: Beads

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
UrbanGlass,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Participate in hands-on activities for all ages, and tour our incredible studios, learning about glass and the ways it can be used.   Find out more »
$10

The Cuba Series: Portraits of the Old Guard – Paintings by Joseph Milazzo

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 11:30 pm
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Every week on Saturday until September 23, 2017
Saint Paul’s Parish Hall,
199 Carroll Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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 Joseph Milazzo, a Brooklyn-born artist of Cuban descent, spent 6 weeks in Cuba discovering his roots and attempting to uncover a lost part of his family heritage. The Cuban people left a deep impression on him and the portrait series he  created is direct homage to their incredible spirit. Find out more »
Free

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition – Art & Performance Events

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
BWAC Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition,
481 Van Brunt St., Door # 7, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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2017 Autumn Art Shows: Interactive, Material Matters, Interactive, Grand Installations, Photography Pop-up, Really Affordable Art Show   BWAC shows span a range of creativity in the Arts, and the Fall Show is no exception. With five (5) different Art Exhibitions on two floors, plus music and a Café, coming to the BWAC Gallery on the … Continue reading Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition – Art & Performance Events Find out more »

Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)’s 2017 Autumn Art Shows: Interactive, Material Matters, Interactive, Grand Installations, Photography Pop-up, Really Affordable Art Show

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every day until September 24, 2017
BWAC Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition,
499 Van Brunt Street, Door #7, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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Material Matters: Innovations in Clay, Glass, Wood and Metal: BWAC’s annual show of museum-quality ceramic art, selected by Lillian Tone, Assistant Curator from MOMA. Photography Pop-up:  Photography Salon “Hit Me with Your Best Shot”. Interactive: Our members show, located on the second floor. Grand Installations:  An immersive art experience:  Visitors will be part of the ongoing intermixing of creativity, the ongoing exchange of thought patterns, uniquely placed … Continue reading Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition (BWAC)’s 2017 Autumn Art Shows: Interactive, Material Matters, Interactive, Grand Installations, Photography Pop-up, Really Affordable Art Show Find out more »

Material Matters

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until October 15, 2017
BWAC Brooklyn Waterfront Artists Coalition,
499 Van Brunt Street, Door #7, Red Hook, Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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Innovations in clay, glass, wood and metal. Find out more »

Crown Heights Youth Soccer League

September 23 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until November 19, 2017
Hamilton Metz Park,
608 Lefferts Blvd, Brooklyn, NY 11203 United States
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Calling all children ages 3 and up. Join new soccer league in Crown Heights, meeting Saturdays at 1 pm and/or Sundays at 4:15 pm. Coaches teach soccer fundamentals and skills and then teams play games! No experience necessary. Sign up at bit.ly/crownhtssoccer2017 or email soccer@seedsinthemiddle.org Find out more »
2:00 pm

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

September 23 @ 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 23 @ 2:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until October 13, 2017
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 »
3:00 pm

Old Stone House: Witness to War

September 23 @ 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 »

Jamaa Fanaka

September 23 @ 3:00 pm
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Every day until September 27, 2017
BAM Rose Cinemas,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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One of the most daring, subversive, and iconoclastic filmmakers to emerge from the LA Rebellion movement, Jamaa Fanaka mixed blaxploitation genre thrills with explosive socio-political subtext. A true auteur—he wrote, produced, directed, and distributed his first three features while still a student at UCLA—his films are at once unabashedly entertaining and unflinching in their dissection … Continue reading Jamaa Fanaka Find out more »
3:30 pm

NYTM Train Operators Workshop

September 23 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until January 28, 2018
Drop by our Computer Lab to take control of a NYC Subway car and operate it over virtual miles of track, using some incredibly realistic software! Limited Capacity. Suggested for ages 10+   Find out more »
4:00 pm

Bargemusic

September 23 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday until October 28, 2017
Bargemusic,
Fulton Ferry Landing, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Visit Bargemusic for their free Neighborhood Family Concerts. This one-hour performance includes a Q & A session with the musicians. Doors open 15 minutes before the performance – no reserved seating is available. Visit bargemusic.org for more Find out more »

NY Harbor Scenes

September 23 @ 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Red Hook’s Showboat Barge,
290 Conover Street/Pier 44, Brooklyn, NY 11231 United States
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Muralist and plein air painter Bill Mensching‘s  oil paintings of high surf, crashing waves, and stately vessels will grace the barge’s walls Saturday hours : 1 – 5 p.m. Find out more »
5:00 pm

Brooklyn Comes Alive

September 23 @ 5:00 pm
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Every day until September 24, 2017
Brooklyn Bowl,
61 Wythe AVenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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After two successfully sold out years, the annual Brooklyn Comes Alive festival will return for it’s third year, to the heart of Williamsburg for two full days of unique supergroups, special tribute sets, and once in a lifetime collaborations featuring members of Umphrey’s McGee, moe., The Disco Biscuits, The String Cheese Incident, Trey Anastasio Band, … Continue reading Brooklyn Comes Alive Find out more »
7:30 pm
$25

Olivier Py Sings Les Premiers Adieux de Miss Knife

September 23 @ 7:30 pm
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 23 @ 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 »
8:00 pm

Grieves

September 23 @ 8:00 pm
Knitting Factory Brooklyn,
361 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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Seattle rapper and producer Grieves  is preparing to drop his 5th studio album Running Wild set for release on August 25th.  Come and see him as he stops in Brooklyn during his North American Tour Find out more »
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