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Art in the Parks: Fitzhugh Karol

April 18
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Every day until June 22, 2018
Two sculptures of colorful intersecting steel shapes reference familiar silhouettes of stairs and hillsides. Their abstract and playful shapes invite interaction and are a reminder of man’s imprint on the landscape. The two sculptures are  titled “Searches” and “Reaches,” Find out more »
Ongoing

Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985

April 13 @ 11:00 am - April 18 @ 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 22, 2018
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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This is the first exhibition to explore the groundbreaking contributions to contemporary art of Latin American and Latina women artists during a period of extraordinary conceptual and aesthetic experimentation. Featuring 123 artists from 15 countries, Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985 focuses on their use of the female body for political and social critique and artistic expression. … Continue reading Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985 Find out more »
8:00 am

What Is It, Then, Between Us

April 18 @ 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Tues-Sat • 8am-10pm Mon • 8am-6pm Sun • 10am-6pm
BRIC Cafe,
647 Fulton STreet, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Magali Duzant’s interdisciplinary work fuses the poetics of perception with a scientific approach to relating the lived experience. In this installation, Duzant illuminates the power of gesture to serve as a universal language. The text, an American Sign Language translation of an excerpt from Walt Whitman’s poem “Crossing Brooklyn Ferry,” underscores the possibility of human … Continue reading What Is It, Then, Between Us Find out more »

In Terms of Performance

April 18 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until May 8, 2018
BAM Peter Jay Sharp Building,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Text-based exhibition provokes dialogue, debate, and discovery across artistic disciplines Find out more »

Katie Shima: What time is it there?

April 18 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until May 6, 2018
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Katie Shima’s intricately constructed wall relief sculptures weave together digital and traditional techniques as a means to explore how societies shape their environments by building in, over, and through the landscape. Comprised of natural materials such as stained wood and fiber, the installation will appear as if an archipelago of disparate locales. Organic in overall appearance, … Continue reading Katie Shima: What time is it there? Find out more »

Above and Underground

April 18 @ 8:00 am - 7:30 pm
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Every day until May 1, 2018
Gallery 55 (In Empire Stores),
53-55 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Gallery 55 is featuring 3 artists: New York photographer Adam Miller, DUMBO-based photographers Canvas Raw, and the very talented artist Shane Garron. Find out more »
9:00 am

Constellations

April 18 @ 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Every day until April 30, 2018
Made In NY Media Center,
30 John Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Videos in the exhibition tell stories of time and place, showing no matter how far apart we are, we’re all connected. Artist include: Ben Voldman, Cindy Suen, Drew Shields, Irene Feleo, Jean Jullien / Nicolas Jullien, John Balestrieri, Josh Cochran / Ara Devejian, Matt Huynh, Michael C. Hsiung, Min Liu, Rose Wong, Taezoo Park, Taili Wu … Continue reading Constellations Find out more »
10:00 am

Bringing Back the City: Mass Transit Responds to Crises

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Saturday & Sunday: 11am – 5pm Closed Mondays and major holidays
New York Transit Museum,
Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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A new exhibit offering a unique perspective on the vital, often unseen, work of New York’s transit employees. Using the events of 9/11, the 2003 Northeast Blackout, Hurricane Sandy and other severe weather events as examples, the exhibition reveals the critical role that mass transit personnel play in preparing for and responding to natural and … Continue reading Bringing Back the City: Mass Transit Responds to Crises Find out more »

Bordering the Imaginary: Art From the Dominican Republic, Haiti, and Their Diasporas

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until April 29, 2018
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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An exhibition of contemporary artworks using an array of media tomine the interrelated histories of two Caribbean countries that share a single island, their tradition of cultural and social exchange, and the racism and social injustices that have long impacted the people of both nations. Find out more »
$333

Wild Waterfront

April 18 @ 10:00 am - 11:00 am
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Every week on until June 21, 2018
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! The kids will get their 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  outdoor adventures. This Spring, explore Spark’s special waterfront oyster estuary … Continue reading Wild Waterfront Find out more »
11:00 am
Weekdays: $20 for Adults, $12 for Seniors and Students ages 13 and up, $6 for Children ages 4-12 Weekends: $25 for Adults, $16 for Seniors and Students ages 13 and up, $10 for Children ages 4-12

David Bowie is

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 15, 2018
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Organized with unprecedented access to David Bowie’s personal archive, this exhibition explores the creative process of an artist whose sustained reinventions, innovative collaborations, and bold characterizations revolutionized the way we see music, inspiring people to shape their own identities while challenging social traditions. David Bowie is has been touring globally for the past five years and is … Continue reading David Bowie is Find out more »

Forgiveness & Conflict

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until May 26, 2018
United Photo Industries Gallery,
111 Front Street, Brooklyn , NY United States
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Landscapes from Nelson Mandela’s South Africa   Tuesday-Friday 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Sunday 12 – 4 p.m. Find out more »

Sharon Brant: Plenty

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until April 28, 2018
Minus Space,
16A Main Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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This is the Beacon, New York-based artist’s second solo exhibition at the gallery and it will present a suite of recent geometric paintings on linen Find out more »

Rodin at the Brooklyn Museum: The Body in Bronze

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 22, 2018
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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We mark the hundredth anniversary of Auguste Rodin’s death, in 1917, with an installation of our remarkable collection of 58 Rodin bronzes, acquired through a generous gift from the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Foundation in 1983. Rodin at the Brooklyn Museum: The Body in Bronze highlights the extraordinary tension in Rodin’s work between the figure … Continue reading Rodin at the Brooklyn Museum: The Body in Bronze Find out more »

Jan Groover: Photographs

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until April 28, 2018
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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a slightly retrospective viewing of Groover’s amazing range, including newly discovered photographs of Hartford that presage her famous triptychs. Find out more »

Cara Barer: New Work

April 18 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until May 4, 2018
KLOMPCHING GALLERY,
89 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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an exhibition of photographs of sculptures made from Barer’s outdated photographs and obsolete books. Find out more »
11:15 am
$333

Art Adventures

April 18 @ 11:15 am - 12:15 pm
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Every week on Wednesday until June 21, 2018
Spark by Brooklyn Children’s Museum,
1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Ages 2 to 4 years Each week children and caregivers explore art in the SPARK studio, experiment with materials, discover hidden objects from the BCM collection on scavenger hunt challenges and create masterworks in this one-hour class. Art Adventures! registration • Sessions are taught by professional Teaching Artists • Class size limited to 12 children and their … Continue reading Art Adventures Find out more »
12:00 pm

Until Everyone Has it Made: Jackie Robinson’s Legacy

April 18 @ 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 »

Zach Blas Contra-Internet

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until April 27, 2018
Art in General,
145 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Art in General presents Contra-Internet, the first-ever solo exhibition in New York by artist Zach Blas and world premiere of his new film, Jubilee 2033. Contra-Internet confronts the growing hegemony of the internet through installation, video works, CGI animation, glow-in-the-dark text, blown-glass sculptures and a single-edition publication titled The End of the Internet (As We Knew It). At the center … Continue reading Zach Blas Contra-Internet Find out more »

Wise Eyes: Still Woke

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 29, 2018
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Inspired by the Women’s Marches and the importance of education for their generation, the 2017 Brooklyn Historical Society Teen Council created an exhibition about women of Brooklyn’s past and present who’ve been active catalysts for education and empowerment. The women featured in Wise Eyes: Still Woke did not know one another, lived at different times, and in many ways … Continue reading Wise Eyes: Still Woke Find out more »

And So Now: Speech Act Scores

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until June 16, 2018
BAM Fisher,
321 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Featuring works by Ben Vida Find out more »

Lina Puerta: Tapestries

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 22, 2018
Smack Mellon,
92 Plymouth Street at Washington Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Consist of paper and mixed-media works inspired by Renaissance tapestries, which investigate the trappings of the ruling elite of 15th and 16th century Europe. Find out more »

The Business of Brooklyn: An Exhibition on the Occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce

April 18 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 31, 2019
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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an exhibition exploring the past 100 years of business in the borough. The story spans booming factories, family shops, iconic innovation, and labor struggles. The exhibition showcases images and objects from companies large and small that thrived in Brooklyn, including Domino Sugar, Squibb Pharmaceuticals, Schaefer Beer, Drake Bakeries, Abraham & Straus, Gage & Tollner, and … Continue reading The Business of Brooklyn: An Exhibition on the Occasion of the 100th Anniversary of the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce Find out more »
6:00 pm
$12.00

ImageDrink

April 18 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Berg’n,
899 Bergen Street, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
Meet new faces and break the ice with drawing games that will get your creative impulses firing. Berg’n keep the drinks flowing, and ImageThink will provide the supplies and activities.   Find out more »
6:30 pm
$5

Invisible Water, Invisible Watersheds: The Gowanus Canal as a Case Study

April 18 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
As city dwellers walk paved streets, below their feet run streams and water. While invisible, this water is hardly benign. Join us as we use the Gowanus Canal as a case study for a discussion of urban ecology, stressed city ecosystems, and innovative design solutions. Eric Sanderson, senior conservation ecologist at the Wildlife Conservation Society … Continue reading Invisible Water, Invisible Watersheds: The Gowanus Canal as a Case Study Find out more »
7:30 pm
start at $35

King Lear

April 18 @ 7:30 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 29, 2018
BAM Harvey Theater,
651 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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The incomparable Sir Antony Sher and the legendary Royal Shakespeare Company return to BAM with their acclaimed new production of King Lear. Directed by Artistic Director Gregory Doran and presented at BAM in its US premiere, it is the last Shakespearean role for Sher. In this magnum opus within Shakespeare’s canon of kings, he tackles the colossal role of Lear … Continue reading King Lear Find out more »
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Word. Sound. Power. 2018

April 18 @ 7:30 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday until April 18, 2018
BAM Fishman Space,
321 Ashland Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Featuring: Ashley August, Cipherella, DJ Reborn, LATASHA, Medusa, Yako440 Find out more »
8:00 pm

Joshua Headley

April 18 @ 8:00 pm
Union Pool,
484 Union Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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With the release of his highly anticipated debut album Mr. Jukebox via, Joshua Hedley will embrace the role he was born to play: this generation’s classic country champion.   Find out more »
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