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Shakespeare Camp

August 6
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Every day until August 10, 2018
Shakespeare camp is a raucous mixture of games, art projects, rehearsals, and history lessons.  Each camp session revolves around one of the Bard’s plays, culminating with a performance design, built, and acted by the campers! Our first session is a two-week camp for 5th through 8th graders. This camp is designed for novices and Shakespeare … Continue reading Shakespeare Camp Find out more »

Grimanesa Amorós: HEDERA

August 6
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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

August 6
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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 »
Ongoing
$20

Letters to My Future Self, CD Release Party!

January 11 @ 8:30 pm - December 11 @ 10:00 pm
Areté Venue and Gallery,
67 West St, Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
Nick Revel is a violist, composer, improviser, and producer. Come celebrate the release of his debut album on Centaur Records of all-original compositions, layered improvisations, and sound-designs! Letters to My Future Self will take you on a musical journey through the inside of his mind. This self-produced, self-composed, and self-recorded collection breaks preconceived notions of … Continue reading Letters to My Future Self, CD Release Party! Find out more »
8:00 am

Alchemy

August 6 @ 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

August 6 @ 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 »
9:30 am

Broadway Dance

August 6 @ 9:30 am
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Every week on Monday until August 27, 2018
Pier 2, Brooklyn Bridge Park,
150 Furman Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Set to swinging show tunes, this class is appropriate for anyone who wants a safe, effective and fun workout. Sneakers are a must. A few notes: – Registration begins at 9:30 am before each class. – Children under 18 must be accompanied by an adult. – All participants must sign a waiver each morning before … Continue reading Broadway Dance Find out more »
10:00 am

Tatiana Arocha: Night Mountains

August 6 @ 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

August 6 @ 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 »

Ocean Wonders: Sharks!

August 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until June 30, 2019
New York Aquarium,
Surf Avenue & West 8th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11224 United States
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Explore the coral reef, wander through a shipwreck, and peer over the Hudson Canyon. See more than 115 species (in nine galleries) including sand tiger sharks, sandbar sharks, and loggerhead sea turtles in this three-story, 57, 500-square-foot new state-of-the-art exhibit.Monday – Thursday : 10 a.m. – 6 p.m. Friday-Sunday: 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Find out more »

Practice: in Progress

August 6 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until August 24, 2018
NARS Foundation,
201 46th Street, 4th Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11220 United States
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Featuring works by: Keren Anavy, Danielle Ash, Kate Bae, Niamul Bari, Julia Elsas, Nadine Mahoney, Ioana Manolache, Caitlyn McLaughlin, Trina Merry, Samantha Morris, Naomi Nakazato, Gustavo Prado, Dayana Romero, Andrew Schwartz, Homer Shew, Liza Sokolovskaya, Elena Soterakis, Tanya Steinberg, Brian Stinemetz, Brendan Sullivan, Yi Xin Tong and Flora Wilds Curated by Elisa Gutierrez Eriksen    The artists, … Continue reading Practice: in Progress Find out more »
11:00 am

Selections from the Collage/Mixed Media Class

August 6 @ 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 »
12:00 pm

Coney Art Walls

August 6 @ 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

August 6 @ 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 »

We Are Like Air

August 6 @ 12:00 pm
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By appointment only
Open Source Gallery,
306 17th St., Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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An exhibition and public art project by Xyza Cruz Bacani. For appointments, please call: 315-382-7398 or 646-279-3969 Find out more »

Quieter Places

August 6 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every day until October 31, 2018
Exhibit Salon,
182 Driggs Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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Marshall LaCount’s Quieter Places paintings are a collective approach to places quieter than the city; quieter than a mind treading in traumas; quieter than political despondency. These Quieter Places are beyond certain borders. They are elsewhere, for they are not places, they are images. In this case, they are images constructed by aching hands and … Continue reading Quieter Places Find out more »
1:30 pm

Small Works 2018

August 6 @ 1:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Every week on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Saturday until August 22, 2018
Trestle Gallery,
850 Third Ave Suite 411, Brooklyn, NY 11232 United States
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Curated by Sharon Louden Saturday hours 12 – 6 p.m. Find out more »
5:00 pm

Mindful Pints Yoga and Beer

August 6 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Monday until August 27, 2018
Coney Island Brewery,
1904 Surf Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11224 United States
Just like the title says!  $4 pints of NY’s other leading lady… Mermaid Pilsner and some yoga. Every Monday this summer. Find out more »
6:00 pm

Books Beneath the Bridge

August 6 @ 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday until August 13, 2018
Brooklyn Bridge Park,
Pier 6, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A perfect summer night’s story starts with Books Beneath the Bridge. Throughout July and August, six Monday nights will feature authors, representing six of Brooklyn’s best independent bookstores. Each evening will include readings, discussions, signings, and much more, as inspired by each author and our program sponsors. Look forward to a dynamic list of authors … Continue reading Books Beneath the Bridge Find out more »
6:30 pm
$11

Cleopatra: Her Life and Legacy

August 6 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Brooklyn Brainery,
190 Underhill Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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In this class,  peel back the layers of myth to examine the historical facts about the last Pharaoh of Egypt. This class will also consider some of the cultural depictions of Cleopatra in the centuries since her death, and how these differ from reality. This class is an overview of Cleopatra’s life and achievements. No prior knowledge of the … Continue reading Cleopatra: Her Life and Legacy Find out more »
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