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9:00 am

August 8 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday until September 8, 2019
Dieu Donne’,
Building 3, Suite 602 63 Flushing Avenue, Unit 112, Brooklyn, NY 11205 United States
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This group exhibition mines the archive and examines the rich history of sculpture and three-dimensional papermaking at Dieu Donné. Since 1976, Dieu Donné has been on the forefront of an artistic movement to challenge the notion of paper as mere support of the image. The choice to create dimensional works in paper pulp is not … Continue reading Find out more »
9:30 am
36/class & discount packages are available

Art in the Park!

August 8 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am
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Every week on Thursday until August 29, 2019
Spark by Brooklyn Children’s Museum,
1 John Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Ages 2 to 5 years Outdoor art making in Brooklyn Bridge Park! This summer we take our creative energy outside! Children and caregivers explore art making while enjoying the beautiful spring weather. We will explore nature, and get extra messy while experimenting with sensory-rich art materials suited to the outdoors. Taught by: Tirzah Jane Baker. Class … Continue reading Art in the Park! Find out more »
10:00 am

ThankYouX (a.k.a. Ryan Wilson)

August 8 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, and Saturday until August 18, 2019
Blackbook Presents,
20 John Street, Brooklyn, NY United States
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BlackBook Presents invites you to join us for our summer series featuring L.A. artist ThankYouX (a.k.a. Ryan Wilson) with his first N.Y. solo show. ThankYouX began his artistic journey on the streets of L.A., spray painting stencils in homage to Andy Warhol.   Monday-Friday: 10am-6pm Saturday: 12pm-6pm Find out more »
10:45 am
36/class & discount packages are available

Wild Waterfront

August 8 @ 10:45 am - 11:45 am
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Every week on Thursday until August 29, 2019
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. Taught by: Tirzah Jane Baker. Class size limited to … Continue reading Wild Waterfront Find out more »
11:00 am

Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion

August 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until January 5, 2020
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Pierre Cardin: Future Fashiontraces the legendary career of one of the fashion world’s most innovative designers, one whose futuristic designs and trailblazing efforts to democratize high fashion for the masses pushed the boundaries of the industry for more than seven decades. The retrospective exhibition features over 170 objects that date from the 1950s to the … Continue reading Pierre Cardin: Future Fashion Find out more »

Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall

August 8 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until December 8, 2019
Brooklyn Museum,
200 Eastern Parkway, Brooklyn, NY 11238 United States
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Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewallcommemorates the fiftieth anniversary of the 1969 Stonewall Uprising—a six-day clash between police and civilians ignited by a routine raid on the Stonewall Inn, a gay bar in New York City—and explores its profound legacy within contemporary art and visual culture today. The exhibition draws its title … Continue reading Nobody Promised You Tomorrow: Art 50 Years After Stonewall Find out more »
12:00 pm

Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition

August 8 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday, and Sunday until June 5, 2022
Brooklyn Historical Society,
128 Pierrepont Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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In this groundbreaking exhibition, Brooklyn Historical Society explores how centuries of Brooklynites have understood sickness and health. Through the experiences of everyday Brooklynites giving, receiving, demanding, and being denied health care, Taking Care of Brooklyn shows us that sickness is as much a social experience as a biological one. Taking Care of Brooklyn tells stories … Continue reading Taking Care of Brooklyn: Stories of Sickness and Health Exhibition Find out more »

BAM R&B Festival at MetroTech

August 8 @ 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday until August 8, 2019
Groove your way through the summer with BAM’s popular lunchtime concert series. Spanning R&B, funk, gospel, soul, jazz, and world music, this year’s lineup is packed with new voices and established masters alike. June 6: Nona Hendryx with Vernon Reid June 13: Ghost-Note June 20: Roy Ayers June 27: Phony Ppl and Conya Doss July … Continue reading BAM R&B Festival at MetroTech Find out more »
5:00 pm

Ping Pong Happy Hour with The Push

August 8 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday until August 29, 2019
Thursdays through August, bring your friends and get competitive! DJs will set the soundtrack each evening and you enjoy friendly ping pong tournaments with The Push. Find out more »
5:30 pm

Walk Up Kayaking

August 8 @ 5:30 pm - 6:45 pm
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Every week on Thursday until August 29, 2019
Brooklyn Bridge Park,
Pier 6, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Glide along the water while kayaking with the Brooklyn Bridge Park Boathouse at the Pier 2 floating dock! All levels are welcome and no experience is necessary. Additional Rules for Kayaking: Children and teens under 18 must have an adult guardian present Singles are for adults, or any kayaker with a parent/guardian present that is … Continue reading Walk Up Kayaking Find out more »
6:00 pm

Live at the Archway

August 8 @ 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday until August 29, 2019
The Archway,
Water Street at Anchorage Place, Brooklyn, NY United States
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Live at the Archway 2019 Series Programming JUNE 13 NKUMU KATALAY AND THE LIFE LONG PROJECT BAND with a DJ set to follow by Kai Song Opener: Fogo Azul NYC, plus students from PS 307 and Dock Street School In the Gallery: “Plenty of Pockets” by Rose Nestler When it comes to Congolese popular music, Nkumu Katalay can … Continue reading Live at the Archway Find out more »

Movies With A View

August 8 @ 6:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday until August 29, 2019
Brooklyn Bridge Park,
Pier 6, Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Smorgasburg has also confirmed food vendors for Movies With A View.Returning this year will be Burger Supreme, Home Frite, and Bona Bona Ice Cream. New for 2019 is Groundlings Pizza, Destination Dumplings (dumplings and bao), and Vayalo Cocina (Venezuelan street food including arepas and hot dogs with wild toppings). Additional vendors, including beer and wine concessions, will be announced soon. … Continue reading Movies With A View Find out more »
7:00 pm

Prospect Park Yoga

August 8 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every week on Thursday until August 29, 2019
Featuring Brooklyn’s finest yoga teachers, Prospect Park Yoga gives attendees a chance to try free, outdoor group yoga classes in a low-pressure, beautiful environment. The series draws hundreds of Brooklynites each week to celebrate yoga and wellness in our treasured Prospect Park. Please RSVP and sign the waiver prior to your first class at prospectpark.org/yoga. Find out more »
9:00 pm

New Flesh Burlesque

August 8 @ 9:00 pm
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Every month on the second Thursday until September 12, 2019
House of Wax,
445 Albee Square W #4410, Brooklyn, NY 11201, Brooklyn, NY 11201, 11201 United States
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Veteran burlesque performers Clara Coquette and Mary Cyn fell in love with House of Wax’s collection of death masks, anatomical models, and disease specimens. This rich atmosphere inspired them to combine their love of history, horror, oddities and cult films into a tantalizing, comedic, and outrageous burlesque and variety show with a rotating cast of … Continue reading New Flesh Burlesque Find out more »
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