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Grimanesa Amorós: HEDERA

July 13
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Every day until August 11, 2018
Prospect Park Bandshell,
62 West Dr, NY, NY 11215 United States
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A monumental light installation by Grimanesa Amorós, seeks to intensify the relationship between public space and community through the conversation it generates. Amorós researches the locations, histories, and communities of her installation sites. and creates her work through an organic and instinctive process. This intuitive relationship to technology is a distinctive feature of Amorós’ practice. Rather than interrupt … Continue reading Grimanesa Amorós: HEDERA Find out more »

The Fence

July 13
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Every day until September 20, 2018
Brooklyn Bridge Park,
Pier 6, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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The exhibition features a diverse roster of 41 photographers hailing from around the globe. They share stories across seven thematic categories – Streets, People, Home, Play, Nature, Food, Creatures.   Find out more »
8:00 am

Pondlife

July 13 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until March 31, 2019
Brooklyn Botanic Garden,
990 Washington Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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A multimedia exhibition by scientist and filmmaker Sally Warring, combines art and biology in an exploration of the microbial communities in the ponds and waterways at the Garden. Microbes live in every environment on Earth, from the Artic to the Amazon to your local park’s duck pond. They produce around half the world’s oxygen, degrade waste, … Continue reading Pondlife Find out more »

Little Big

July 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until July 27, 2018
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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a group show that champions the physicality of the photographic image. Comparing size (literal and figurative), and our perceptions, these images are presented in a new way. Landscape, little town and the big city, the larger than life household object and invented still lifes confront the viewer in a wonderful and immediate way. Find out more »

Empire Skate: The Birthplace of Roller Disco

July 13 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until October 14, 2018
The City Reliquary Museum,
370 Metropolitan Ave., Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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Empire Skate: The Birthplace of Roller Disco brings the world of Crown Heights’ Empire Roller Skating Center to life, exploring its role as a national icon and a focal point of the African-American community in Brooklyn. Empire was a landmark in Brooklyn from the time it opened its floors in 1941 to its closing day in … Continue reading Empire Skate: The Birthplace of Roller Disco Find out more »

Alchemy

July 13 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until August 12, 2018
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Featuring the work of seven artists reconceiving non-conventional materials in a reflection on the ancient concept of alchemy—the transformation of matter (June 28 – August 12). Employing diverse media, these artists create visually layered statements about the body, gender, race, and the environment. Their work, which includes large-scale installations and work commissioned by BRIC, also … Continue reading Alchemy Find out more »
8:30 am

Different Things Around the World

July 13 @ 8:30 am - 3:30 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until August 14, 2018
LAND Gallery,
67 Front Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Land Gallery is pleased to present Christine Lewis’s first solo exhibition in New York City, Different Things Around the World. Different Things Around the World is a collection of drawings that depict architecture both real and imagined in foreign and domestic locales. Lewis sources photographs that inspire her, using them as a launching point for her ideas. These … Continue reading Different Things Around the World Find out more »
9:00 am

Retro Dance

July 13 @ 9:00 am
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Every week on Friday until August 10, 2018
Pier 2, Brooklyn Bridge Park,
150 Furman Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Retro Dance with Dodge YMCA Find out more »
9:30 am
36/class & discount packages are available

Wild Waterfront

July 13 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Every week on Friday until August 31, 2018
Spark by Brooklyn Children’s Museum,
1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Ages 2 to 5 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. SPARK offers registered semester-long classes featuring art, … Continue reading Wild Waterfront Find out more »
10:00 am

Bringing Back the City: Mass Transit Responds to Crises

July 13 @ 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 »
Free

Caregiver Expo

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
Brooklyn Borough Hall,
209 Joralemon St, Brooklyn, NY 1101 United States
JHosted by the Office of the Brooklyn Borough President and PSS Circle of Care. Gain valuable information on how to care for yourself as you age and the resources needed in caring for a family member or friend. Topics include: Medicare Savings Plan, Meditation Techniques, New York State Paid Family Leave Act, PSS Circle of … Continue reading Caregiver Expo Find out more »

Tatiana Arocha: Night Mountains

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until October 2, 2018
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Inspired by her childhood journeys into Colombia’s rainforests with her anthropologist father, Tatiana Arocha’s multidisciplinary work stems from a desire to celebrate the landscape’s astounding biodiversity. Her immersive murals surround the viewer with nature rendered in monochromatic tones, a color palette that references historic naturalist engravings and warns of a future in which the rainforest exists … Continue reading Tatiana Arocha: Night Mountains Find out more »
$850

Teen Summer Glassblowing Program

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Every 2 weeks on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until August 10, 2018
BROOKLYN GLASS,
142 13TH STREET, BROOKLYN, NY 11215 United States
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In the Hot Shop, students would learn the basic techniques and material capabilities such as gathering, blowing, and tool handling. On the last day of working in the hot shop, students will learn about furnace charging, followed by cold working techniques to complete their pieces created in the previous days. Ages 13-18 10:00am to 3:00pm … Continue reading Teen Summer Glassblowing Program Find out more »
Free

Nighttime for Strangers

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until July 27, 2018
NARS Foundation,
201 46th Street, 4th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11220 United States
Nighttime For Strangers, curated by Susan Klein, brings together the work of Skye Gilkerson, Heather Merckle, and Holly Veselka. These artists address the way we treat nature as an other that can to be enjoyed, constructed, feared, and fetishized. They question notions of control: while we may colonize nature, it also holds the power to … Continue reading Nighttime for Strangers Find out more »

Theresa Chromati: Power Source

July 13 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 2, 2018
BRIC House Hallway,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Guyanese American multimedia artist Theresa Chromati will create an immersive, surreal world brought to life by videos, sound, sculpture, and a mural. In this installation, Chromati focuses on black women’s energy a source of power that is often consumed without their consent and as a source that is often stretched until exhausted. Chromati molds bodacious legs as the soft … Continue reading Theresa Chromati: Power Source 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

July 13 @ 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 »

Fresh 2018

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until August 4, 2018
KLOMPCHING GALLERY,
89 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Reflecting how photography is understood across different platforms, FRESH thoughtfully incorporates the three elements of display, publication and dissemination: an exhibition, a printed catalogue, and an online showcase including interviews Find out more »

Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960–1985

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 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 »

Cecilia Vicuña: Disappeared Quipu

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until November 25, 2018
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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For millennia, ancient peoples of the Andes created quipus—complex record-keeping devices, made of knotted cords, that served as an essential medium for reading and writing, registering and remembering. New York–based Chilean artist and poet Cecilia Vicuña has devoted a significant part of her artistic practice to studying, interpreting, and reactivating the quipus, which were banned by the … Continue reading Cecilia Vicuña: Disappeared Quipu Find out more »

Selections from the Collage/Mixed Media Class

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 9:00 pm
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Every day until September 5, 2018
Park Slope Armory YMCA,
361 15th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Instructor,: Susan Newmark Fleminger. Work on view by; Amy Adam;,Eileen Blank;Margie Bonfils;Van Brody;Helene Ebenstein;Nell Mermin;Wilbur Miller; Robert Rothstein; Alex Rowan-Hazlerigg ,and Ronnie Wolfe Find out more »

Techne LAb

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until July 31, 2018
Made In NY Media Center,
30 John Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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In 2002, the artist, writer and digital filmmaker Mark Amerika founded the University of Colorado’s TECHNE Lab, one of the first digital arts and humanities labs headquartered in a major research university. The TECHNE LAB exhibition at the Made in NY Media Center by IFP features 3-D animation, digital murals, video net art, VJ glitch … Continue reading Techne LAb Find out more »
36/class & discount packages are available

Art Adventures

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until August 31, 2018
SPARK by Brooklyn Children’s Museum,
1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Ages 4 to 6 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. Class size limited to 12 children and their caregivers. Advanced registration required Children must be accompanied by a parent … Continue reading Art Adventures Find out more »

Position MAtters

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until August 11, 2018
Minus Space,
16A Main Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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CURATED BY SAUL OSTROW PARTICIPATING ARTISTS Noël Dolla, Don Dudley, Michelle Grabner, Ivelisse Jiménez Russell Maltz, Raul Mourão + Marcos Chaves/RM+MC Richard Nonas, Gustavo Prado, Sreshta Rit Premnath Jeanne Silverthorne, Adam Simon, Robert Yasuda   Find out more »

William Trost Richards: Experiments in Watercolor

July 13 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 9, 2018
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Inspired by a trip to London in 1855 and a landmark exhibition of British oil paintings and watercolors that traveled to Philadelphia in 1858, Richards began working in watercolor in the late 1850s, producing outdoor studies of landscapes and still lifes grounded in careful observation of nature. He took up watercolor again in earnest in … Continue reading William Trost Richards: Experiments in Watercolor Find out more »
12:00 pm

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

July 13 @ 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 »

Coney Art Walls

July 13 @ 12:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every day until September 30, 2018
Coney Art Walls,
3050 Stillwell Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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The outdoor museum of street art curated by Joseph Sitt and Jeffrey Deitch. Coney Art Walls features works from renowned artists including Crash, Daze, Lee Quinones, Ron English and Miss Van, as well as Aiko, Alexis Diaz, Buff Monster, Chris Stain, D*Face, Eine, eL Seed, Ganzeer, Haze, How & Nosm, Icy & Sot, IRAK, Jim … Continue reading Coney Art Walls Find out more »

Erika Ranee: Inside/Outside

July 13 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until August 12, 2018
Project Room at BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Erika Ranee will exhibit a series of large and smaller-scale abstract paintings and works on paper featuring complex, layered compositions that evoke the complex, interrelated territories of the interior self and the urban environment. Her diverse and often unconventional media include brightly colored pigments, metallic paint, tape, leaves, shellac, and plastic – materials that act as  … Continue reading Erika Ranee: Inside/Outside Find out more »

Mira Dayal

July 13 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until July 31, 2018
Art in General,
145 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Mira Dayal is an artist, critic, and curator based in New York. She is the founding editor of the Journal of Art Criticism, co-director of the collaborative artist publication prompt:, and an assistant editor at Artforum. Dayal’s studio work has focused on the routines and materialities of language and the body. Find out more »

Brooklyn: A New Home, a New Life

July 13 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until May 31, 2019
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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As they watched the Trump administration’s Muslim ban and subsequent restraining orders move closer to the Supreme Court, outgoing Teen Council Members identified immigration as the timely and broad topic for 2018. In responding to their mandate, 2018 Council Members analyzed how concepts of “us” and “them” lead to stereotypes of immigrants and considered how … Continue reading Brooklyn: A New Home, a New Life Find out more »

The future has no presence

July 13 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until August 23, 2018
Asphodel,
20 Jay Street/Suite 837, Brooklyn, NY United States
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The works in this exhibition variably describe new edges to dance upon: a private chat with a lover, inside jokes, a respite from coarseness, the gift of sensuality, a paean for making, a dialogue with materials, cryptic narratives, asylum from and for the “haters and losers.” The artists in this exhibition trust themselves. And they … Continue reading The future has no presence Find out more »
1:00 pm

Fernando Carpaneda: “New Portraits”

July 13 @ 1:00 pm
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by appt only
MF Gallery,
213 Bond Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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a series of paintings and drawings depicting the beauty and the sensuality of men and women. The work seeks to provoke debates and questions about equality, in the sense of valuing the human being. Leaving inhibition aside, in scenes that depict sex, gender and relationships, the artist’s “in your face” approach is meant to inspire … Continue reading Fernando Carpaneda: “New Portraits” Find out more »

Edward Shalala

July 13 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 15, 2018
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Edward Shalala is a reductive abstract painter, who has been part of the New York art world for the past four decades. For this recent series of photographs shown in this exhibition, Shalala has traveled to the parks in all five boroughs to create an conceptual, ephemeral work. He reduced the canvas into its parts. … Continue reading Edward Shalala Find out more »

Quiara Torrè

July 13 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 29, 2018
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Quiara Torrè is a multifaceted artist from New York City.  Self-taught, her artistic output ranges from painting, installation, dance and musical composition. The artist uses salvaged materials from around the world and revitalizes them using a sophisticated process of transmutation. Forming installations that seek to transport and spawn rebirth Find out more »
2:00 pm

Matthew Jensen : There from here

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until July 21, 2018
Open Source Gallery,
306 17th St., Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Matthew Jensen’s work explores the way in which people experience and interact with the landscape. Each of his projects involves walking, extended observation, and site-specific exploration, particularly of public spaces. Taking into account the impact of technology on our understanding of space, Jensen engages with both physical and virtual landscapes. His work often combines photography, … Continue reading Matthew Jensen : There from here Find out more »

Gallery Tour: American Art

July 13 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Join a Museum Guide for a free tour exploring our American Art galleries. Find out more »
3:00 pm

Ed Center Open Hours

July 13 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 30, 2018
Environmental Education Center,
Brooklyn Bridge Park, Brooklyn, NY United States
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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 Tuesdays and Thursdays from 3 – 5 pm; Saturdays and Sundays from 1 – 5 pm   Find out more »
6:30 pm

Sabar with Lamine Thiam

July 13 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until August 31, 2018
You’ll learn two key styles of West African dance in this class: Sabar and Djembe. Sabar’s celebratory rhythm is featured in the music of Youssou N’Dour and is aerial and sensual, with high kicks and jumps. Djembe dances mark everything from everyday events to special occasions (birth, marriage) and express strength, playfulness, exuberance, grace, and … Continue reading Sabar with Lamine Thiam Find out more »
7:00 pm

We are the Clash

July 13 @ 7:00 pm
Word Bookstore,
126 Franklin Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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An inside look at the final years. This is the story of The Clash‘s reinvention in the band’s final years as they faced down the specter of nuclear war and the rise of right-wing power (as personified by Ronald Reagan in the US and Margaret Thatcher in the UK). Find out more »
7:10 pm
Free

Jazzy Jazz Festival Summer 2018

July 13 @ 7:10 pm
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Every week on Friday until August 31, 2018
Medgar Evers College,
1638 Bedorfd Avence , Brooklyn , NY 1125 United States
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Originally created as the Jazzy Jazz Festival, the festival was renamed the Dr. Mary Umolu Jazzy Jazz Festival in honor of Dr. Mary Umolu, a professor and chair of the department of Mass Communication, Creative and Performing Arts and Speech at Medgar Evers College.  Dr. Umolu was committed to educating a new generation about the … Continue reading Jazzy Jazz Festival Summer 2018 Find out more »
7:30 pm
$18 in advance, $20 on site; advance registration suggested.

Dreamland Disco

July 13 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week on Friday until October 12, 2018
Lefrak Center at Lakeside,
171 East Drive, Brooklyn, 11225 United States
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Every Friday throughout mid-October, Lola Star hosts a themed DJ roller disco party at the LeFrak Center at Lakeside. Each event showcases a new theme from 70s Glitter Rock to 80s Glam, as well as dazzling performers, kitschy contests, giveaways and more. 2018 Themed Parties:  April 20: Starman Forever–David Bowie April 27: Madonna vs Britney Spears May 4: Beyonce … Continue reading Dreamland Disco Find out more »
8:30 pm
Free

House of Bricks

July 13 @ 8:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Precious Metal,
143 Troutman St., Brooklyn, NY 11206 United States
A rip-roaring comedy show hosted by your three best friends Hannah Boone, Brandon Ream and Gideon Hambright.   This month  features: Sasheer Zamata , Kate Willett , Ryan Schutt , and Pedro Salinas .  Come out and enjoy some free comedy with $4 select drafts during the show! Find out more »

Journey to the Stars

July 13 @ 8:30 pm - 10:30 pm
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Every 2 weeks on Friday until July 27, 2018
On Friday nights in June and July, members of the Amateur Astronomers Association of New York will set up hi-powered telescopes for stargazing sessions that are free and open to the public. Weather permitting. Find out more »
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