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Anne Peabody

January 1
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Every day until January 4, 2019
Main Window,
One Main Street, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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A site specific installation by Anne Peabody. Find out more »
Free

NYRR Virtual Resolution Run 5K (Jan. 1–13)

January 1
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Every day until January 13, 2019
Race toward a new beginning with the NYRR Virtual Resolution Run 5K Powered by Strava! Sticking to resolutions can be hard, but we’re here to help you stay on track! Ease into your #ResolveToRun resolution with a 5K race you can run anywhere, anytime from January 1 through 13. You’ll be racing alongside thousands of other runners … Continue reading NYRR Virtual Resolution Run 5K (Jan. 1–13) Find out more »
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Empathy

December 30, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - January 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until December 30, 2018
Smack Mellon,
92 Plymouth Street at Washington Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In an increasingly polarized political climate, empathy has proven to be a challenging emotion to conjure for many Americans. Both the public and its leaders seem to show little interest in understanding the viewpoints and experiences of others across the divide. The disruptive rhetoric of the current administration, and of media pundits, has only exacerbated … Continue reading Empathy Find out more »
$150

NYE 2019 Star-Crossed: A Celestial Soirée

December 31, 2018 @ 9:00 pm - January 1, 2019 @ 1:30 pm
Brooklyn Winery,
213 North 8th Street , Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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NYE 2019 Star-Crossed: A Celestial Soirée Follow your sign and let the cosmos guide you to Brooklyn Winery for a night of drinks, dancing, and magical fun. This New Year’s Eve, don your most ethereal cocktail attire and raise a glass to the end of 2018 with a four and a half hour open bar (including … Continue reading NYE 2019 Star-Crossed: A Celestial Soirée Find out more »
$50

New Year’s Eve on the Park

December 31, 2018 @ 10:00 pm - January 1, 2019 @ 2:00 am
Brooklyn Society for Ethical Culture,
53 Prospect Park west, Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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New Year’s Eve celebration open house at the mansion. Be warm watching the Prospect Park fireworks in B.S.E.C’s beautiful garden and landmark meeting house. Make some Smores beside our outdoor firepit, enjoy our famous “Cha Cha” Chili (vegan and carnivore), drink some wine and beer, bring in midnight with a champagne toast, and start the … Continue reading New Year’s Eve on the Park Find out more »
8:00 am

Pondlife

January 1 @ 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 »

Brooklyn Borough Hall Greenmarket

January 1 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday until June 30, 2019
Brooklyn Borough Hall Plaza,
209 Joralemon St, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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Buy fresh locally grown fruits, vegetables and more. Find out more »

Johannah Herr: Your Comfort is Attended by Permanent Violence

January 1 @ 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until January 20, 2019
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Using cut vinyl and wall paint, Johannah Herr’s monumental text-based murals simultaneously create a dazzling surface of metallic and glitter elements that seduces viewers into engaging in the polarizing discussions of these urgent issues, from women’s rights to climate justice and the value of Black lives. The embedded text—“YOUR COMFORT IS ATTENDED BY PERMANENT VIOLENCE”—wraps across … Continue reading Johannah Herr: Your Comfort is Attended by Permanent Violence Find out more »
10:00 am

Donald Zucker and Barbara Hrbek Zucker Ocean Wonders: Sharks

January 1 @ 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. More than 115 species including sand tiger sharks, sandbar sharks, and loggerhead sea turtles live in this state-of-the-art exhibit. Find out more »

Penelope Umbrico: MONUMENT

January 1 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 20, 2019
Gallery at BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street (Enter on Rockwell Place), Brooklyn, United States
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Penelope Umbrico‘s MONUMENT explores the monolithic state of current technologies in relation to their obsolescence. Umbrico begins with the idea that all technologies – including the electronics we use at home and in the workplace – are in effect “black boxes” whose contents are largely incomprehensible to end users. Although we tend to think of screens as invisible … Continue reading Penelope Umbrico: MONUMENT Find out more »

Rose Nestler: Gymnasia

January 1 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 20, 2019
Project Room at BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Gymnasia is an installation by Brooklyn-based artist Rose Nestler in the Project Room of BRIC House. The exhibition includes Nestler’s oversized textile reinterpretations of ancient prize amphorae and a multi-channel video installation that places costumed dancers, gymnasts and wrestlers amidst large scale fabric trophies moving to the sound of a hypnotic and syncopated chorus of commentators. Find out more »

Navigating New York

January 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until September 8, 2019
New York Transit Museum,
Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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New York’s transportation history happened in phases, from early ships, trains and passenger ferries to more modern subways, trains, buses and cars. Transportation maps highlight the story of New York’s growth through the increasingly connected transportation system. Indeed, mass transit helped make the greater New York region what it is today. Navigating New York draws on the … Continue reading Navigating New York Find out more »

Underground Heroes: New York Transit In Comics

January 1 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until March 17, 2019
New York Transit Museum,
Boerum Place and Schermerhorn Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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New York’s rich visual vernacular is a colorful setting for illustrated stories, so it comes as no surprise that our iconic transportation system plays a starring role in comics and graphic novels. Drawing on satirical cartoons, comic strips and comic books from the 19th through the 21st centuries, Underground Heroes: New York Transit in Comics is a raucous ride through … Continue reading Underground Heroes: New York Transit In Comics Find out more »
11:00 am

Aunty! African Women in the Frame, 1890 to the present

January 1 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 31, 2019
United Photo Industries,
16 Main st. # B, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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features a trove of original archival, vintage, and contemporary images from the The McKinley Collection, a repository of rare, original images ranging from portraiture to cartes de visite, spanning the African continent from Morocco to South Africa, Guinea to Kenya, Madagascar to Benin, from the 1890s to now. Find out more »

HOLIDAY PARR-TY

January 1 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until January 19, 2019
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Food Photographs by Martin Parr brings together the best of Parr’s food observations. Since 1995, when this “British Food” series originated, Parr has been capturing the delectable, the gross, the ridiculous, and the adorable in food and food consumption throughout the world Find out more »
12:00 pm

WHEN DOES A PLACE BECOME HOME?

January 1 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, and Sunday until January 27, 2019
St. Ann’s Warehouse,
45 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A PHOTO EXHIBITION inspired by THE JUNGLE Produced and Curated by St. Ann’s Warehouse Find out more »

Plunge Into 2019 with Magic at Coney

January 1 @ 12:00 pm
Coney Island Museum,
1208 Surf Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11224 United States
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Make January 1st even more magical with Magic At Coney!!! as Coney Island comes alive on New Year’s Day! For the 115thyear, “Polar Bear Plunge” participants will welcome the new year by diving into the ice-cold waters of the Atlantic. This Brooklyn tradition draws people from near and far and the entire community comes alive with … Continue reading Plunge Into 2019 with Magic at Coney Find out more »
1:00 pm
free

The 115th Annual Coney Island Polar Bear New Years Day Plunge

January 1 @ 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Boardwalk and Stillwell Avenue,
Boardwalk and Stillwell Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11224 United States
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To continue a tradition that dates back to 1903, countless participants will be jogging into the cold Atlantic Ocean to ring in the New Year. The annual Coney Island Polar Plunge will be taking place at the Boardwalk and Stillwell Avenue. The plunge starts at 1 pm but registration begins at 10 AM.   Participants shouldn’t arrive … Continue reading The 115th Annual Coney Island Polar Bear New Years Day Plunge Find out more »
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