Brooklyn Museum
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Join the BKM Teens this Friday for BKM Teen Night: Keeffe It Up!, another free evening of art, music, style, food, and friends inspired by art and style in #okeeffemodern. #bkmteens
Join the BKM Teens this Friday for BKM Teen Night Keeffe It
Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/22/2017 at 18:54. Facebook
Our upcoming evening with Alice Walker sold out during Member presales, but you can still see the acclaimed author and activist in an intimate lecture inspired by her life's work and the exhibition #WeWantedaRevolution. Tune in to our Livestream this Thursday at 7:30pm (EST) at [ Livestream.com Link ]

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Our upcoming evening with Alice Walker sold out during Member presales but

An Evening with Alice Walker

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/22/2017 at 16:10. Facebook
A queer oddball seeks approval from black peers despite a serious lack of hip-hop credentials and a family that “talks white.” A multimedia animated documentary, black enuf* (Carrie Hawks, 2016, 22 min.) tells the story of filmmaker Carrie Hawks’s family and explores their quest for undeniable acceptance of their racial identity. Followed by a talkback with Carrie Hawks

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A queer oddball seeks approval from black peers despite a serious lack

Black Queer Brooklyn on Film: black enuf*

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/22/2017 at 16:10. Facebook
Join director Naima Ramos-Chapman for a screening and conversation on her film And Nothing Happened, which sheds light on the aftermath of sexual assault. Ramos-Chapman will be joined by producer Terence Nance, actor Jamilya Ramos-Chapman, and art director Elise Peterson.

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Join director Naima RamosChapman for a screening and conversation on her film

Black Queer Brooklyn on Film: And Nothing Happened

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/21/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
"There’s been much discussion around Georgia O’Keeffe’s clothing the last few months, more now than ever before. The most obvious reason for this is the Brooklyn Museum’s exhibition “Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern,” which opened in March. For the first time, the public was able to see how the artist’s minimalist, utilitarian wardrobe helped shape her work as a modernist." — Vogue on...
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Theres been much discussion around Georgia OKeeffes clothing the last few months

Georgia O’Keeffe’s Companion Discusses the Artist’s Singular Everyday Style

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/20/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
"It is a complicated pleasure to see politically engaged and multivalent work by Black women displayed together. It is a pleasure because a lot of this work doesn’t get shown very often. It is complicated because a lot of this work doesn’t get shown very often. Thus one greets We Wanted a Revolution with cautious gratitude for its promise that what is done for love will be remembered." —...
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It is a complicated pleasure to see politically engaged and multivalent work

We Wanted a Revolution

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/19/2017 at 13:00. Facebook
“Back in Russia, when I would visit the Hermitage Museum, it was so huge I would always have to rush through it, and I remember thinking to myself, I’d love to spend a whole day in just one gallery. Well, be careful what you wish for—now that’s exactly what I do!”

We loved reading our own Brooklyn Museum Security Guard, Marianna Pombrik comment on paintings by Albert Bierstadt, Valerie...
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Back in Russia when I would visit the Hermitage Museum it was

ESOPUS Magazine : Contents

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Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/17/2017 at 15:54. Facebook
Join a Museum Guide for a free tour of the exhibition Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern. Free with exhibition admission!
Join a Museum Guide for a free tour of the exhibition Georgia

Gallery Tour: Georgia O'Keeffe: Living Modern

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Sarah Firestein
Mona Curtis
Sarah Firestein
Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/17/2017 at 15:27. Facebook
Join our monthly salsa class led by professional dancers, followed by live music and dance performances by Brooklyn’s best Latin dance teams.

Free as part of Thursday Nights.
Join our monthly salsa class led by professional dancers followed by live

Salsa Party

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Sarah Firestein
Shana Nichole Gittens
Maryam Mir
Brooklyn Museum
Brooklyn Museum
05/17/2017 at 15:26. Facebook
There's only one month left to see drawings from artist Jeremy Deller's untraditional and extraordinary life class with Iggy Pop. #iggypoplifeclass dismisses June 18.
Theres only one month left to see drawings from artist Jeremy Dellers

Iggy Pop Life Class by Jeremy Deller

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"Feminism, as a word, wasn’t and still often isn’t used within black women’s communities in particular, and yet, this exhibition allows us to understand the lives of these women artists within the very real and urgent ideological framework of black feminism." — Aperture Foundation speaks with the co-curators Catherine Morris and Rujeko Hockley about #WeWantedaRevolution
Feminism as a word wasnt and still often isnt used within black

These Radical Black Women Changed the Art World

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Across cultures and time periods, mothers’ abilities to continue loving us—even when we behave like brats—will always inspire us with awe. Thank your mom for her unwavering patience with a #MothersDay at the Brooklyn Museum.

Tour our smash exhibitions #OKeeffeModern and #WeWantedaRevolution, then join Brooklyn-born Aja-Monet for: My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter / Aja Monet Book Launch an...
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Across cultures and time periods mothers abilities to continue loving useven when
Calling all mother-loving procrastinators—if you still need to find the perfect token of love and appreciation, the #BKMShop has your back. We're open 11am-6pm today and tomorrow so you can stop by and pick up a last minute gift in time for #MothersDay.
Calling all motherloving procrastinatorsif you still need to find the perfect token

Brooklyn Museum Shop

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Miss Marilyn Minter already? We do too. That's why we're so excited for her The New York Times - TimesTalks next week with Ryan McGinley! Don't miss it! #TimesTalks
Miss Marilyn Minter already We do too Thats why were so excited

Artist Marilyn Minter Couldn't Care Less that Ivanka Trump Unfollowed Her on Instagram

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Mussorgsky’s frantic “Night on the Bald Mountain” is a favorite of orchestra players and audiences alike, and a great beginning to a tuneful Russian program. BSO principal cellist Cynthia Racine is the featured soloist in Shostakovich's First Cello Concerto. Fans of the Broadway classic “Kismet” will recognize much of Borodin’s Second Symphony from that glittering score. The original does it...
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Mussorgskys frantic Night on the Bald Mountain is a favorite of orchestra

Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra: Mussorgsky, Shostakovich, Borodin

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Salsa Night returns this Thursday! Join us 6-9pm for a free evening of performance, music and dance led by Brooklyn’s best Latin dance teams.
Salsa Night returns this Thursday Join us 69pm for a free evening

Salsa Party

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Dionne Paul
Celebrate our queer histories and futures in honor of Pride Month, and our special exhibition We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965–85, with music, film, artist talks, and more.

Performances by:
+ New York City Gay Men's Chorus
+ Queer Arab Films w/ Tarab NYC
+ New York City Legacy Ball hosted by Sydney Ultra Omni
+ Sassyblack
+ Tamar-kali
+ more!

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Celebrate our queer histories and futures in honor of Pride Month and

Target First Saturday: Pride Month/Queer Continuums

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Symposium organized at Brooklyn Museum, celebrating the opening of We Wanted a Revolution: Black Radical Women, 1965-85. April 21, 2017. Photo by Kolin Mendez.
Symposium organized at Brooklyn Museum celebrating the opening of We Wanted a
On Mother’s Day, join us for an intimate afternoon of poetry by Brooklyn-born Aja-Monet, whose work celebrates strong mothers, daughters, and sisters—the important people who fight to change the world.
On Mothers Day join us for an intimate afternoon of poetry by

My Mother Was a Freedom Fighter: Mother's Day Poetry Reading

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Today’s the last day to say goodbye to the first retrospective of Marilyn Minter’s Pretty/Dirty career. Stop by before 6pm and send it off with some love! #prettydirtybkm
Todays the last day to say goodbye to the first retrospective of
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