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Brooklyn Museum
06/20/2017 at 16:03. Facebook
Senior curator Lisa Small shares a special sneak peek from our blockbuster exhibition, Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern. Now in its final weeks, the exhibition marks a homecoming of sorts for the visionary painter, as it was at Brooklyn Museum that O’Keeffe had her first museum exhibition in 1927.

See #okeeffemodern through July 23 at the Brooklyn Museum!
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Brooklyn Museum
Yukie Murata
Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
06/17/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
"The art featured in We Wanted a Revolution portrays the stories of women struggling for respect and recognition amid an industry and a culture unlikely to give it. These women's incisive critiques of their own time inform our understanding of how to continue the fight for equality going forward." — Bustle on #wewantedarevolution
The art featured in We Wanted a Revolution portrays the stories of

Black Women Have Always Been Resisting

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Enisha Cray
Catherine Cacho-Leary
Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
06/16/2017 at 20:05. Facebook
“In a world where we feel less and less corporeal, living through screens and feeds, there is an urgent quality to encountering someone’s intimate, daily choices—what they wore, what they ate, what they smelled.” — New Republic
In a world where we feel less and less corporeal living through

Becoming Georgia O'Keeffe

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
06/16/2017 at 19:24. Facebook
Artist Maren Hassinger restages her 1982 performance Pink Trash, which explores ideas of public space and ethical citizenship by drawing attention to the ways New Yorkers engage with their local environment.

Originally performed in Central Park, Prospect Park, and Van Cortlandt Park, this unique and exciting restaging of Pink Trash takes place in Prospect Park as part of We Wanted a...
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Artist Maren Hassinger restages her 1982 performance Pink Trash which explores ideas

Performance in the Park: Maren Hassinger's Pink Trash

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
06/16/2017 at 01:00. Facebook
Have you checked out our Black Queer Brooklyn on Film series yet? Stop by Thursdays in June to see moving image works in every genre and medium by Brooklyn-based artists who are young, black, queer, female-identified, and gender-nonconforming. #PRIDE #Pride2017
Have you checked out our Black Queer Brooklyn on Film series yet

Watch Films by Local Black, Queer Artists at the Brooklyn Museum

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Maria Solano
Laurentiu Todie
Last week to see works from a truly unconventional life class—#iggypoplifeclass, a project by Jeremy Deller. Class dismisses Sunday, June 18. [ Bit.ly Link ]
Last week to see works from a truly unconventional life classiggypoplifeclass a

Iggy Pop Life Class by Jeremy Deller

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Bruce Arlton
Check out some of the best looks from an unforgettable Target First Saturday, celebrating queerness in all its forms! As unwavering allies of the LGBTQ community, we are proud to honor our queer families with Pride programs taking place at the Museum throughout June.
Check out some of the best looks from an unforgettable Target First
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Target First Saturdays at the Brooklyn Museum - June 3rd, 2017 - Photography Coverage Provided By: KOLIN MENDEZ PHOTOGRAPHY | © kmendezPHOTOS - 2017 -
Target First Saturdays at the Brooklyn Museum June 3rd 2017 Photography Coverage
Join filmmakers Carrie Hawks and Reina Gossett this Thursday as they screen and discuss their films, black enuf* (2016) and The Personal Things (2016), plus a preview of Gossett's upcoming film Happy Birthday Marsha. Part of our Black Queer Brooklyn on Film series, taking place Thursdays in June. Free with Museum admission.
Join filmmakers Carrie Hawks and Reina Gossett this Thursday as they screen

Black Queer Brooklyn on Film: Carrie Hawks & Reina Gossett

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"O’Keeffe, in fact, was an underappreciated style icon who's at the center of “Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern,” an exhibition up at the Brooklyn Museum through July." — W magazine on #okeeffemodern
OKeeffe in fact was an underappreciated style icon whos at the center

Georgia O'Keeffe Was the Original American Supermodel

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Sula Nel
Clare Burson
Lystra Naheda John
Join historian Keith Muchowski tomorrow at noon for a guided tour of the iconic sites of Grand Army Plaza! Tickets include Museum admission, as well as admission to Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern.
Join historian Keith Muchowski tomorrow at noon for a guided tour of

Walking Tour: Wonders of Grand Army Plaza

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In the coming weeks, visitors can appreciate a behind-the-scenes look into the work of our conservation department, as our conservators begin to clean Albert Bierstadt’s “A Storm in the Rocky Mountains, Mt. Rosalie,” the much beloved 1866 masterpiece. Joining us live from the Rotunda is Chief Conservator Lisa Bruno, who will offer a preview of the conservation process along with paintings...
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Magdalena Chmielińska
Kenneth Asmar
Join artists Tomashi Jackson and #JenniferPacker this Saturday for intimate, in-gallery talks in #WeWantedaRevolution. Free with Museum admission! #ArtistsEye
Join artists Tomashi Jackson and JenniferPacker this Saturday for intimate ingallery talks

Artist's Eye: Tomashi Jackson and Jennifer Packer

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On July 1 the Brooklyn Museum's Target First Saturday celebrates Independence Day with programming inspired by the exhibition We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85. Highlights include a screening of Flag Wars followed by a conversation with director and We Wanted a Revolution artist Linda Goode Bryant, a Wikipedia Edit-a-Thon with The Black Lunch Table, poetry by Morgan Parker,...
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On July 1 the Brooklyn Museums Target First Saturday celebrates Independence Day

Target First Saturday: We Wanted a Revolution

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Carol Zaiyd
Carol Zaiyd
Carol Zaiyd
A friendly reminder from the The New York Times: Our Black Queer Brooklyn on Film Series kicks off today, running every Thursday in June!
A friendly reminder from the The New York Times Our Black Queer

Black Queer Brooklyn on Film Focuses on Diverse Voices

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Gardenia Flores
“Crooklyn," "Chisholm ’72: Unbought & Unbossed," "Jay-Z: Fade to Black,” “Making "Do the Right Thing.” These are just some of the titles our friends Metrograph are screening this weekend. Their film series, “Making Rent in Bed-Stuy” celebrates some of the most iconic Brooklyn films ever made. metrograph.com
Crooklyn Chisholm 72 Unbought Unbossed JayZ Fade to Black Making Do the

Brooklyn Museum

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Today marks the 90th anniversary of Georgia O’Keeffe’s first exhibition, which opened on June 6, 1927—at the Brooklyn Museum! In honor of the occasion, we are teaming up with our friends at the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum and connecting New Mexico to New York through Facebook Live!
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Jacinto Manuel Rodríguez Salas
Jacinto Manuel Rodríguez Salas
Kick off the summer this Saturday with a free interactive festival for all families, filled with imaginative activities, hosted in partnership with Cool Culture and P.S. 1 Elementary School. Drop in anytime from 12pm—4pm or stay for the whole afternoon! Bilingual volunteers (Spanish, Mandarin, and Cantonese) will be present. Free for all Cool Culture and P.S. 1 families, and free for the...
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Kick off the summer this Saturday with a free interactive festival for

Bring the Cool: Family Festival

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