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Programmers’ Notebook: On Love

February 16
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Every day until February 21, 2019
BAM Rose Cinemas,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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the first in a new recurring series in which BAM’s film programming team responds to a thought-provoking theme. This wide-ranging survey presents some of cinema’s most perceptive portraits of this fundamental emotion in all of its disparate forms—romantic, familial, fraternal, self-love, love of nature, love as passion, love as pain, and everything in between. The … Continue reading Programmers’ Notebook: On Love Find out more »
8:00 am

Pondlife

February 16 @ 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 »

Greenmarket at Grand Army Plaza

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday until February 23, 2019
Grand Army Plaza,
At the Fountain, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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At what other market can you do all your food shopping, sample local wine and explore Brooklyn’s favorite park? Established in 1989, the Grand Army Plaza greenmarket is the flagship Brooklyn market. EBT/Food Stamps and WIC & Senior FMNP coupons accepted year-round. Find out more »

Living Inside Sanctuary

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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Every day until April 7, 2019
Green-Wood Cemetery,
Main Gate-25th Street at 5th Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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A new art installation at The Green-Wood Cemetery from documentary photographer Cinthya Santos Briones takes an intimate look at the lives of immigrants whose undocumented status leaves them in a constant state of uncertainty. Living Inside Sanctuary focuses on undocumented migrants who have found security in America, yet face orders of deportation, leaving their lives – … Continue reading Living Inside Sanctuary Find out more »

Uncanny Tales

February 16 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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By appt only
Agency,
20 Jay Street, Suite M14, Brooklyn, NY United States
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CURATED BY HILARY DOYLE & REID HITT HR CURATING ALICIA ADAMEROVICH, DOMINIQUE FUNG, REBECCA NESS, PHYLLIS YAO, AND MARK ZUBROVICH   This exhibition presents new figurative painting that hybridizes the uncanny with caricature, exaggeration, and invented mythologies. The artists included in this show have discovered new worlds that reveal anxiety, mystery, and eeriness that reflect … Continue reading Uncanny Tales Find out more »
9:00 am

NYRR Open Run: Canarsie Park

February 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 am
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Every week on Saturday until June 1, 2019
Canarsie Park,
Seaview Avenue & East 88th Street, Brooklyn, NY 11236 United States
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Open Run is a community-based, volunteer-led running initiative bringing free weekly runs and walks to local neighborhood parks, across all five boroughs of NYC. All runs are directed by volunteers and are free to all participants. The finish line is open until the last person is done. The courses vary based on the park, but the courses are … Continue reading NYRR Open Run: Canarsie Park Find out more »

TANGIBLE

February 16 @ 9:00 am - 10:00 pm
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Every day until February 28, 2019
Made In NY Media Center,
30 John Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Min Liu: TANGIBLE, a solo exhibition of Min Liu’s animations and installations. Curated by Thomas D. Rotenberg,TANGIBLE examines the format of animation/moving image by exploring the relationship between its digital representation and analog and physical experience. Blurring the boundary between the visible and the tangible, Min Liu offers her unique styles and fresh perspectives on what animation … Continue reading TANGIBLE Find out more »
10:00 am

Donald Zucker and Barbara Hrbek Zucker Ocean Wonders: Sharks

February 16 @ 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 »

Navigating New York

February 16 @ 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

February 16 @ 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 »

BRIC Biennial: Volume III, South Brooklyn Edition

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 7, 2019
Gallery at BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street (Enter on Rockwell Place), Brooklyn, United States
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This third iteration of the BRIC Biennial presents artists living and working in South Brooklyn, including the neighborhoods of Park Slope, Gowanus, Sunset Park, and Bay Ridge, highlighting the significance of Brooklyn as a place where artists create work and develop their careers. Tue – Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, 12-6pm; Find out more »
$30

Blocbuster at Brooklyn Boulders

February 16 @ 10:00 am - 6:30 pm
Brooklyn Boulders Gowanus,
575 Degraw St, Brooklyn, NY 11217, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
Brooklyn Boulders’ first climbing competition of the year is here: Blocbuster. And with it comes $1,900 in cash prizes! This bouldering competition is open to climbers of all levels. Competition entry is $30 and there is a $5 spectator-ticket for the 5:30PM finals! Find out more »
11:00 am

Something to Say: Brooklyn Hi-Art! Machine

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 30, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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The Brooklyn Museum highlights the work of four Brooklyn artists with Something to Say, a yearlong activation of the Museum’s public spaces emphasizing the institution’s important role as a place for civic discourse. Bringing together existing works and new, site-specific commissions by Brooklyn Hi-Art! Machine, Deborah Kass, Kameelah Janan Rasheed, and Hank Willis Thomas, Something to Sayexplores … Continue reading Something to Say: Brooklyn Hi-Art! Machine Find out more »

Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until May 12, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Mexican artist Frida Kahlo’s unique and immediately recognizable style was an integral part of her identity. Kahlo came to define herself through her ethnicity, disability, and politics, all of which were at the heart of her work. Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving is the largest U.S. exhibition in ten years devoted to the iconic painter and … Continue reading Frida Kahlo: Appearances Can Be Deceiving Find out more »

Kwang Young Chun: Aggregations

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until July 28, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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South Korean artist Kwang Young Chun combines hundreds of paper-wrapped parcels to create sculptural compositions, called Aggregations, that look like crystal formations, asteroids, or the surface of the moon. The Aggregations are simultaneously Space Age and nostalgic, beautiful and violent, powerful and fragile. They draw on the artist’s training in abstract painting as well as memories of his … Continue reading Kwang Young Chun: Aggregations Find out more »
Free

Enrico Riley: New World

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until March 23, 2019
Jenkins Johnson Projects,
207 Ocean Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11225 United States
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Artist Talk at 6 pm Enrico Riley in Conversation with Antwaun Sargent, Writer and Critic The paintings are part of an unfolding and evolving cycle that investigates themes of historical and contemporary violence, martyrdom, grief, and the middle passage within a spatial domain. Enrico Riley challenges viewers to decipher and contextualize his work’s fractured narratives. … Continue reading Enrico Riley: New World Find out more »

The Future

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until February 16, 2019
Minus Space,
16A Main Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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MINUS SPACE is honored to present the solo exhibition Julian Dashper: The Future. This is the late artist’s second solo exhibition at the gallery and commemorates ten years of his passing. The exhibition will highlight select art works produced during the 1990s and early 2000s. Find out more »

On Plane View

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until March 9, 2019
KLOMPCHING GALLERY,
89 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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showcasing the photographs of Max de Esteban and Doug Fogelson. Doug Fogelson’s ‘Forms and Records’, explores the physicality and science of the photograph, through a formal exploration of objects, and their re-presentation as photograms. He works with objects that either have a link to the natural world, or with outmoded technology such as vinyl records … Continue reading On Plane View Find out more »

When we Were Strangers

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until March 22, 2019
United Photo Industries,
16 Main st. # B, Brooklyn , NY 11201 United States
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does it mean to be in love? For eight years, in images, writing and life, plain and simple, we have tried to tease out the answer. Love is a cliche, an idea so easy to imagine but impossible to grasp. Like an overripe fruit, it collapses with a bit of pressure into cloying sweetness and … Continue reading When we Were Strangers Find out more »

BRIC Biennial: Volume III, South Brooklyn Edition

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until April 7, 2019
BRIC House,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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This third iteration of the BRIC Biennial presents artists living and working in South Brooklyn, including the neighborhoods of Park Slope, Gowanus, Sunset Park, and Bay Ridge, highlighting the significance of Brooklyn as a place where artists create work and develop their careers. Tue – Fri, 11am-7pm; Sat & Sun, 11am-5pm; Find out more »

Only the Best

February 16 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until February 28, 2019
Janet Borden, Inc,
91 Water Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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As soon as you walk in, what seems like a particularly melodious cacophony of photographs, gives way to a configuration that takes the spectator through them organically. Each artist’s unparalleled point of view comes through. Part of this season’s exploration of thematic approaches to collecting, Only The Best highlights new or unexhibited pieces by gallery artists, and … Continue reading Only the Best Find out more »
12:00 pm

Brooklyn: A New Home, a New Life

February 16 @ 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 »

Bonnie Collura Prince

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until February 24, 2019
Smack Mellon,
92 Plymouth Street at Washington Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Bonnie Collura’s sculptural installation Prince critiques our culture’s pattern of repeating iconic characters, gestures, and polarizing traits to create heroes. In her ongoing project, Collura interprets the Prince figure as an amalgamation of four archetypal male characters from history, religion, and popular culture: Jesus, St. Sebastian, C-3PO (the droid from Star Wars), and Abraham Lincoln. … Continue reading Bonnie Collura Prince Find out more »

Metamorphosis of Failure

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until February 24, 2019
Smack Mellon,
92 Plymouth Street at Washington Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Rachelle Mozman Solano For her film and photography project Metamorphosis of Failure, Rachelle Mozman Solano takes as a point of departure the Museum of Modern Art’s 2014 exhibition of Paul Gauguin’s works on paper that he made in the South Pacific toward the end of his life. Instead of rehashing the mythologized narrative of Gauguin’s … Continue reading Metamorphosis of Failure Find out more »

Fresh Masters: The UrbanGlass MFA Exhibition

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Every day until March 9, 2019
Urban Glass,
647 Fulton Street, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Curated by Ben Wright, with jurors Graciela Cassel and Graham Caldwell. Featuring work by: Evan Burnette, Anna Parisi, James Ronner, Kristine Rumman, and Heather Sutherland. Saturday hours: 11 a.m. – 7:30p.m. Sunday hours: 11 a.m. – 6 p.m. Find out more »

Every 16 Hours Kadie Salfi

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until March 10, 2019
A.I.R GALLERY,
155 Plymouth Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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A.I.R. Gallery is pleased to announce Every 16 Hours, an exhibition by artist Kadie Salfi. Salfi will be showing a new body of work including paintings that put American gun culture in the crosshairs. This is Salfi’s first solo exhibition in New York City.   Find out more »
Free

in which we all kiss something secretly

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday until March 2, 2019
A collaborative exhibition, this show combines photo light-boxes, created by photographer Maria Mercedes Martinez, with poetry by Denver Butson. Come  for the Opening Reception on February 9th from 5-7pm. Refreshments and small bites will be served! Find out more »
$10

BKLYN WINTER GAMES – VR Gaming Tournament

February 16 @ 12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until February 24, 2019
CITY POINT,
445 Albee Square West, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Extreme speeds, pulsing music and multi-player adrenaline Winners will take home prizes including a sweet PS4 Pro, a gaming rig upgrade with cutting edge Nvidia RTX 2070 GPU and tickets to Alamo Drafthouse. WINTER GAMES will feature challenging Virtual Reality games.  The roster includes: Beat Saber, a rhythm game, where your goal is to slash the beats … Continue reading BKLYN WINTER GAMES – VR Gaming Tournament Find out more »
12:30 pm
Admission: a Child $10.00, Adult $11.00 Group of 20 or more $9.00 per person

Cinderella

February 16 @ 12:30 pm
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Every week on Saturday and Sunday until April 20, 2019
Puppet Works,
338 Sixth Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Adapted by Puppetworks’ Artistic Director, Nicolas Coppola, “Cinderella” includes a cast of hand-carved, wooden Marionettes in the elegant costumes and lavish settings of 18th-Century France, and features the magical construction of Cinderella’s ball gown, the pumpkin coach, and “Ombres Chinoise,” French Silhouette Figures, in a ball-arrival sequence.  The play is accompanied by music of Jules … Continue reading Cinderella Find out more »
1:00 pm

A Sound of Light appearing around the bend Installation by Barbara Campisi

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until March 16, 2019
FiveMyles,
558 St. John's Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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In this all-encompassing maze-like environment, LEDs form colored lines of light when reflected off translucent ‘walls’, confounding any sense of orientation for the visitor. The installation is made of corrugated, translucent plastic panels joined together at different angles throughout the space, to create a maze. LED lights placed behind and around the panels transform into … Continue reading A Sound of Light appearing around the bend Installation by Barbara Campisi Find out more »

Hearts and Stems

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until March 10, 2019
STUDIO10,
56 Bogart Street , Brooklyn , NY 11206
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a solo show of sculpture by John Monti. In this exhibition Monti brings the entire gallery space into play with a profuse installation of wall-mounted sculptures of hearts and flowers Find out more »

Inception

February 16 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until March 27, 2019
FiveMyles,
558 St. Johns Place, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Dionis Ortiz’ new cyanotypes prints and vinyl tile inlays are two of the many media the artist uses to create a physical rendering of his life. The values, history, and culture that he wishes to pass on to his son are the focus of the work in this exhibition. Find out more »
2:00 pm

Celebrate Lunar New Year: Ba Ban Chinese Music

February 16 @ 2:00 pm
Ulmer Park Library,
2602 Bath Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11214 United States
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Ba Ban Chinese music performers celebrating the year of the Pig. Sponsored by the BPL and Apple Bank for the fourth straight year, this two-week series of Chinese music and dance will be performed Find out more »
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Nicholas Galanin: The Value of Sharpness

February 16 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until March 23, 2019
Open Source Gallery,
306 17th St., Brooklyn, NY 11215 United States
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Nicholas Galanin’s offers perspective rooted in connection to land and an engagement with contemporary culture. For over a decade, Galanin has been embedding incisive observation into his work, investigating and expanding intersections of culture and concept in form, image and sound. For “The Value of Sharpness: When It Falls,” Galanin has created sixty porcelain hatchets, … Continue reading Nicholas Galanin: The Value of Sharpness Find out more »
3:30 pm

Gallery Tour: Expanding Narratives

February 16 @ 3:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Every week on Saturday until February 23, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Come and explore our collection. Ask questions about art, history, and society in this new and free weekly event. Find out more »
4:00 pm

Sing ‘N Sway and Schmooze on Shabbat!

February 16 @ 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Saturday until February 23, 2019
Bay Ridge Jewish Center,
405 81st Street, Brooklyn, NY 11209 United States
For families of children 0-5 years of age and their siblings.  Sponsored by PJ Library and music by Tkiya. BRJC is here to make Judaism joyful and accessible, and intellectually stimulating and welcoming. Find out more »
4:30 pm
25/Family of 2-3, 30/Family of 4-6

Mark Morris Dance Group Family Fun Series: Salsa Class

February 16 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Mark Morris Dance Center,
3 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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Learn the steps and rhythms of this favorite Latin social dance. This energetic class will include stretching, body isolations, and basic partnering. For all ages and abilities. No experience necessary. Suggested attire: Comfortable clothing in which you can easily move, no street shoes. All children under the age of 14 must be accompanied by an … Continue reading Mark Morris Dance Group Family Fun Series: Salsa Class Find out more »
7:30 pm
Tickets: $30, 45, 60

Non Solus

February 16 @ 7:30 pm
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Every day until February 16, 2019
BAM Gilman Opera House,
30 Lafayette Avenue, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Budapest’s acclaimed contemporary circus company, Recirquel, makes its BAM debut with Non Solus (Not Alone). This powerful work for two male performers, created by Bence Vági, founder and artistic director of the company, tells the story of fragmented souls yearning to form a perfect union, a journey relayed through the closely related disciplines of dance and circus. … Continue reading Non Solus Find out more »
8:00 pm

Disney’s Dcappella

February 16 @ 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Kings Theatre,
1027 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226 United States
Disney’s highly acclaimed a cappella group, DCappella, will kick off its North American tour today and visits Kings Theatre in Brooklyn on February 16. Following several hundred submissions on social media for #TakeMeOnTour, vocal performance group Highline has been selected to serve as the opening act for the Kings Theatre show.   The tour features … Continue reading Disney’s Dcappella Find out more »
20/18 seniors

Harvey

February 16 @ 8:00 pm
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Every week on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until February 17, 2019
The John Bourne Theater,
26 Willow Pl, Brooklyn, NY United States
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This is the story of a perfect gentleman, Elwood P. Dowd, and his best friend, Harvey — a pooka, who is a six-foot tall, invisible rabbit. When Elwood begins introducing Harvey around town, his embarrassed sister, Veta Louise, and her daughter, Myrtle Mae, determine to commit Elwood to a sanitarium. A mistake is made, however, … Continue reading Harvey Find out more »
$60

Disney’s DCappella

February 16 @ 8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Kings Theatre,
1027 Flatbush Avenue, Brooklyn, NY 11226 United States
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Created by Disney and contemporary a cappella legend Deke Sharon (Pitch Perfect, The Sing Off and much more), the tour will appeal to fans of both Disney and a cappella with their modern a cappella versions of Disney hits. Find out more »
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