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We dare you to take this BuzzFeed perception quiz. Spoiler alert: Your brain is playing tricks on you! This Brainwave season, the Rubin takes a look at how the perception of reality is distorted by experiences, expectations, and so much more. Check out a few events – they might boost your score. rma.cm/1tm

Can You Pass This Simple Perception Test?

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Rubin Museum of Art
yesterday at 19:15. Facebook
It takes courage to flee from your native country in a tiny boat. So why are “boat people” and other refugees often perceived so negatively? Blanka Dudas Makeup Artist – who settled in Australia after escaping from war-torn Yugoslavia in the 1990s – launched the campaign “I Came by Boat” to challenge stereotypes and spark conversation. rma.cm/1tl

This Woman Wants To Change Your Perception Of "Boat People"

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Using a delightfully subtle trick, magician Helder Guimaraes demonstrates how often coincidences alter our perception when we’re not paying attention. rma.cm/1te

Get a deeper look at how magicians manipulate our perception on 3/22. Dr.Tony Ro discusses how the brain processes sleight of hand and illusion with magician Asi Wind, whose recent off-Broadway show, Concert of the Mind, opened to...
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Transcript of "A magical search for a coincidence"

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/25/2017 at 19:15. Facebook
"#ShePersisted: It’s the story of many women throughout history. Susan Chira explains why Mitch McConnell’s comments on Elizabeth Warren resonated with so many women. The New York Times [ Rma.cm Link ]

How are women perceived in the workplace? As a part of our Brainwave series on 4/19, former CEO of Chanel Maureen Chiquet sits down with psychotherapist Vivian Diller to discuss her rise...
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Elizabeth Warren Was Told to Be Quiet. Women Can Relate.

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/25/2017 at 15:15. Facebook
There are plenty of theories about consciousness in pop culture. Too bad most of them are bunk -- like the notion that conscious is a wavelength, or a vibration, or massive integration of information. These theories resonate with our biases and experiences, but they don’t explain the actual mental mechanisms of consciousness. The Atlantic debunks popular theories that are captivating but not...
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Most Popular Theories of Consciousness Are Worse Than Wrong

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/24/2017 at 23:57. Facebook
Rubin Museum of Art
02/24/2017 at 22:08. Facebook
Did you celebrate the Himalayan New Year with us this past weekend? Thank you to everyone who came out to Losar Family Day and brought their creativity and enthusiasm with them. Check out some photo highlights from this past Sunday! rma.cm/1ud

And don’t forget -- your family is invited to come back for Family Sundays, our free weekly program. This March, we’re celebrating Holi, the Hindu...
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Rubin Museum of Art
02/24/2017 at 21:15. Facebook
Give your weekend an inspiring start at K2 Fridays, where art, cocktails, and music make a heady mix. On 3/10, DJ Dreeemy mixes ambient instrumentals and “bass that syncs brainwaves.” rma.cm/1tu

Her influences include study and practice of the yogic tradition and various sound healing techniques, inspiring fluid movement, conscious communication, and unique expression.

K2 Lounge-DJ Dreeemy | Rubin Museum of Art

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/24/2017 at 18:15. Facebook
Spiral Music presents acoustic music every Wednesday evening at the base of the Museum's spiral staircase. rma.cm/1tt

On 3/22, hear Brooklyn Raga Massive’s Andrew Shantz, who blends Western jazz and Indian classical music, joined by multi-instrumentalist Zac Colwell, who has performed around the world with Big Data, Sondre Lerche, Of Montreal, Kishi Bashi, and other bands. Both are members of...
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Andrew Shantz + Zac Colwell-Spiral Music | Rubin Museum of Art

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/24/2017 at 15:15. Facebook
“Mindfulness, also called wise attention, helps us see what we’re adding to our experiences, not only during meditation sessions but also elsewhere.” ―Sharon Salzberg

Focus on the art of attention in a Mindfulness Meditation session led by Sharon Salzberg 3/1. [ Rma.cm Link ]

Sharon Salzberg-Mindfulness Meditation | Rubin Museum of Art

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/23/2017 at 20:15. Facebook
The sound of yoga! On 2/25, Laughing Lotus Yoga NY founder Dana Trixie Flynn guides a morning meditation and open-level yoga session to connect your mind, body and spirit using mantra and flow. rma.cm/1ra

Experience the cosmic vibration of OM -- the universal sound -- at OM-In, a two-day series of performances, music, and interactive experiences exploring the sacred syllable.

Om & Flow with Dana Trixie Flynn | Rubin Museum of Art

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/23/2017 at 17:21. Facebook
Avid fan of fine art? Don’t miss Asia Week New York 2017, a ten day celebration of Asian art throughout NYC.

Join us for our annual Asia Week Reception on 3/16 and toast the celebratory week with collectors, curators and art lovers. Tickets are now on sale: rma.cm/1si

Asia Week at the Rubin Museum | Rubin Museum of Art

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/23/2017 at 17:15. Facebook
News feed, or feeding frenzy? In the age of social media, it’s easy to share our voices and perspectives. But the anonymous nature of online debates can lead to exchanges that get dangerously personal. @BBC discusses how social media impacts political discourse. [ Rma.cm Link ]

Forde, Portillo and Kendall on perceptions of politicians - BBC News

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/22/2017 at 21:15. Facebook
Kick off your weekend right. During K2 Friday Nights, you can enjoy food, drinks, music, and art! Take part in a guided tour experience to learn more about the exquisite objects found throughout the galleries and access the art through dialogue and close observation with a trained educator. [ Rma.cm Link ]

K2 Friday Nights - Cocktails, Music, Films, and more | Rubin Museum of Art

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02/22/2017 at 20:42. Facebook
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Migration: New York Premiere Screening

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/22/2017 at 20:05. Facebook
Parenting is supposed to be all about unconditional love. But what is it like to raise children who might be fundamentally different than you are -- from special needs to prodigies? In a moving talk, writer Andrew Solomon shares a perspective on love that explores “vertical” versus “horizontal” identity and unconditional acceptance. rma.cm/1sp

Transcript of "Love, no matter what"

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/22/2017 at 18:05. Facebook
Have you been doing the time warp since Inauguration Day? It was only a month ago, but there’s a reason why it might feel like much more time has passed. New York Magazine explains how processing emotionally charged information -- like the current barrage of political news, marches, and Saturday Night Live skits -- can distort the perception of time. rma.cm/1th

Why It Feels Like Years Since Trump’s Inauguration

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/22/2017 at 15:22. Facebook
How are women perceived in the workplace? For this Brainwave, former CEO of CHANEL Maureen Chiquet join us, to discuss her rise through the ranks, obstacles she faced, and successes she achieved, while giving advice for future generations in their quest to break the glass ceiling. rma.cm/1rv

Maureen Chiquet + Vivian Diller-How are women perceived in the workplace? | Rubin Museum of Art

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/22/2017 at 00:19. Facebook
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Isaac Lidsky + Jacqueline Gottlieb

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Rubin Museum of Art
02/21/2017 at 21:15. Facebook
Need a dose of OM? On 2/24, Brooklyn Raga Massive presents The Unstruck Sound, a participatory performance inspired by the concept of Anahata Nada, “the sound produced without striking". rma.cm/1r9

Experience the cosmic vibration of OM -- the universal sound -- at OM-In, a two-day series of performances, music, and interactive experiences exploring the sacred syllable.

Brooklyn Raga Massive presents The Unstruck Sound | Rubin Museum of Art

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