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1. The Brooklyn Museum Announces a Year of Feminist Exhibitions<p>Celebrating the 10th anniversary of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, the Brooklyn Museum has announced it’s launching a year of feminist exhibitions. According to Bullett, “Despite years of being forcefully written out …

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Emily Ratajkowski Instagrams her nip-slip

Emily Ratajkowski had a wardrobe malfunction while out for dinner. And instead of hitting the delete button, she posted it on Instagram— blurred, of …

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A Feminist Look at The Brooklyn Museum Collection

August 12, 2018<p>A philosophy graduate interested in theory, politics and art. Alias of Jelena Martinović.<p>One of the premier art institutions in the …


CARIBBEAT: Counting down to the costumes, music, food and fun of the 2018 New York Caribbean Carnival

Final preparation is underway for the colorful costume-packed, music-filled New York Caribbean Carnival.<p>The five-day event — coming to Brooklyn Aug. …


Yoga and Art Are the Perfect Saturday Pairing at the Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum is the latest New York art institution to pair its exhibits with wellness activities.<p>One Saturday every month, under the vast …


Jacques Doucet | Ball gown | French | The Met

The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "The Art of Fashion," October 23, 1967–January 1, 1968.<p>The Metropolitan Museum of Art. "La Belle Epoque," December 6, …

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Adidas: Art & Yoga

If there’s one thing we’ve learned from living in New York it’s that people will do yoga just about anywhere—even in the middle of Times Square in …


Pharrell to host Brooklyn gala to benefit arts education

Pharrell Williams is taking his philanthropic efforts one step further.<p>On Tuesday, the rapper, 45, announced that he would be hosting the inaugural …


Celebrate Art’s Lasting Impact with Pharrell Williams at the Brooklyn Museum

What do Rosie Perez, Chance the Rapper, and Kerry Washington all have in common? Each credit their success to the invaluable access they received at …


Jacket | Russian | The Met

The dushegreya, a short women's jacket was worn over the sarafan as pictured here to provide additional warmth in the cold Russian winters. Known as …

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Brooklyn Museum acquires Karon Davis's 'Nicotine'

<b>LOS ANGELES, CA</b><b>.-</b> Wilding Cran Gallery announced the acquisition of Karon Davis’s Nicotine (2015) by the Brooklyn Museum. This acquisition was made …

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Be More. PBS.

Sign In<p>Use one of the services below to sign in to PBS:<p>You've just tried to add this video to your Watchlist so you can watch it later. But first, we …

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Bruce Silverstein Gallery announces an online exhibition of Larry Silver's iconic body of work, Muscle Beach

Bruce Silverstein Gallery is presenting an exclusive online exhibition of Larry Silver’s iconic body of work, Muscle Beach. Silver arrived at the Art …


Herbert Luey | Evening dress | American | The Met

Credit Line:Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Amelia Beard Hollenback, …


Summer Salons with the Brooklyn Museum: Alexander Chee and Darnell Moore

• Home<br>• Summer Salons with the Brooklyn Museum: Alexander Chee and Darnell Moore<p>Thursday, July 26, 2018 | 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm<p><b>Brooklyn Museum</b><b>200 Eastern</b> …


Christian Siriano on taking Whoopi Goldberg as a date to the CFDAs said it best when they called Christian Siriano the Kelly Clarkson of "Project Runway." The fashion designer who won the fourth season of Bravo's "Project Runway" has come along way since his initial debut on to the fashion scene.<p>From possibly starting the trend of high-low fashion …

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Saatchi Gallery Director Nigel Hurst Named Head of Contemporary Arts at the Box, Plymouth

Nigel Hurst.<p>COURTESY THE BOX, PLYMOUTH<p>Nigel Hurst will depart his position as the director and CEO of London’s Saatchi Gallery to become the head of …

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For $440K, an adorable 1BR a block away from the Brooklyn Museum

The apartment is part of a five-story co-op building that’s a short walk from Prospect Park too<p><i>Welcome back to</i> <i>The Six Digit Club</i><i>, in which we take a look at a newish-to-market listing priced under $1 million, because nice things sometimes come in small packages. Send nominations to the</i> …


Sony set to release augmented reality version of record-breaking David Bowie exhibit that will let you 'virtually step into' the late star's world

If you missed the 'David Bowie is' exhibit on its world tour, you're in luck.<p>Sony Music Entertainment, the David Bowie Archive, Planeta and the …

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A New York City Library Card Will Now Get You Into Dozens of Museums for Free

Here's how to use a library card to get free access to the Guggenheim, the Whitney, the Brooklyn Botanic Garden and many more.<p>There’s literally never …


'David Bowie Is' coming to your home through AR and VR

Did you miss your chance to see the <i>David Bowie is</i> museum exhibition and pay tribute to the late, great musician? You won't have to wallow in regret for very long. The David Bowie Archive, Sony Music, Planeta and the Victoria and Albert Museum have announced plans for both augmented and virtual …

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Mourning dress | British | The Met

Credit Line:Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of C.W. Howard, 1950

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Shoes | British | The Met

Credit Line:Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of Mrs. Clarence R. Hyde, …

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'David Bowie is' at the Brooklyn Museum is in its last week

The popular exhibit closes July 15 after a discussion with Bowie's former collaborator.

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Dress | American | The Met

Credit Line:Brooklyn Museum Costume Collection at The Metropolitan Museum of Art, Gift of the Brooklyn Museum, 2009; Gift of the Jason and Peggy …

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Kim Kardashian Claims One Family Member Doesn't Want to Be a Kardashian Anymore

The only show that takes its drama more seriously than <i>Game Of Thrones</i> is back, baby! <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i> just dropped the first trailer for its next season. In the teaser, Kim Kardashian refers to herself as "Kimberly" (um, okay) and asks if we, the audience, missed her family. That …

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'He was a huge inspiration': Exhibit celebrates David Bowie's life

"Nightline" went to the Brooklyn Museum where 3,000 Bowie fans celebrated the "Starman" with a party inside the "David Bowie Is" exhibit last month.

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N.Y.C. Tourist Destinations Reviewed By Someone Who Lives Here

<b>Empire State Building</b><p>New York City is stunning when viewed from above—well worth the four-hundred-thousand-dollar entrance fee to visit the Empire State Building observation deck. And, as a totally free added bonus, you and your family can try to guess why the heck the building is lit up green, …

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NEWS: Deputy Director and Chief Curator Jennifer Y. Chi Departs the Brooklyn Museum


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The C.F.D.A. Fashion Awards, held for the first time outside of Manhattan in 37 years, took place at the Brooklyn Museum at the cultural crossroads of Prospect Heights, Crown Heights, Flatbush, and Park Slope. A pair of custom banners announcing the Awards flanked the Beaux-Arts building's columns, while the bright step-and-repeat framed the glass-enclosed atrium directly beneath.

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