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Shakespeare Camp

August 7
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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 7
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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 7
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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

August 7 @ 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 »

Alchemy

August 7 @ 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 7 @ 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 »
10:00 am

Bringing Back the City: Mass Transit Responds to Crises

August 7 @ 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 »

Tatiana Arocha: Night Mountains

August 7 @ 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 »

Kids in the Kitchen: Creative Cookie Making with Angela Garbacz

August 7 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 am
Museum of Food and Drink,
62 Bayard Street, Brooklyn, NY 11222 United States
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Impress your friends and family with your expert piping skills, dazzle them with your gluten and dairy free creations, and learn all about different icings, frostings, and fillings — come get creative with your cookies! Angela Garbacz of Goldenrod Bakery will lead a hands-on cookie decorating workshop that will teach your budding bakers the essentials of … Continue reading Kids in the Kitchen: Creative Cookie Making with Angela Garbacz Find out more »
$850

Teen Summer Glassblowing Program

August 7 @ 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 »

Theresa Chromati: Power Source

August 7 @ 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 »

Ocean Wonders: Sharks!

August 7 @ 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 7 @ 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 7 @ 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 »
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Block Party

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until August 25, 2018
Jenkins Johnson Projects,
207 Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225 United States
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Jenkins Johnson Projects presents Block Party, a group exhibition featuring works by Kenturah Davis, Kearra Gopee, Kahlil Robert Irving, Alex Jackson, Devin N. Morris, Kenny Rivero, Shikeith and Vaughn Spann, curated by Project Space Director, Tess Sol Schwab. Taking inspiration from the numerous block parties that enliven our neighborhood in the summer, the exhibition takes a more critical look at the importance of these community … Continue reading Block Party Find out more »
12:00 pm

Coney Art Walls

August 7 @ 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 7 @ 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 7 @ 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 7 @ 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 »
5:30 pm

Tuesday Night Zumba

August 7 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm
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Every week on Tuesday until August 28, 2018
Shake up your work week with some outdoor Zumba. Join the Dodge YMCA and Downtown Brooklyn for free outdoor fitness Find out more »
6:00 pm

That’s Entertainment: Films at the Plaza

August 7 @ 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday until August 28, 2018
300 Ashland,
300 Ashland Place, Brooklyn, NY 10019 United States
Each film featured in That’s Entertainment! will offer viewers a peek behind the showbiz curtain. These four films, curated by BAMcinématek, follow love and laughter in 1920’s Hollywood, struggling actors trying to break into the film industry, a cartoon rabbit in WAY over his head, and teenagers looking for fame.   August 7 – Singin’ in the … Continue reading That’s Entertainment: Films at the Plaza Find out more »
7:00 pm

Piyo

August 7 @ 7:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday until August 28, 2018
Empire Fulton Ferry,
1 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Build power and increase speed and leg strength. This class increases muscular endurance and stamina for competitive sports events and uses power agility training to transform muscle fiber and produce a lean, athletic shape. Find out more »
7:30 pm

BRIC! Celebrate Brooklyn

August 7 @ 7:30 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday until August 11, 2018
Prospect Park Bandshell,
62 West Dr, NY, NY 11215 United States
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Tuesday, June 5, 8:00pm BET Opening Night Concert! COMMON Free Sunday, June 10, 3:00pm Family Concert LOS LOBOS Free Wednesday, June 13, 7:00pm THE DECEMBERISTS Ticketed BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Benefit Concert $45 (General Admission – Standing) Tickets can be purchased by visiting BRICArtsMedia.org or Ticketfly.com. Thursday, June 14, 7:30pm VANCE JOY | ALICE MERTON Ticketed … Continue reading BRIC! Celebrate Brooklyn Find out more »
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