Morbid Anatomy, the quirky Brooklyn-based museum that abruptly shuttered in early 2017, will take up temporary residence at Green-Wood Cemetery this spring with “The Power of Images: Life, Death, and Rebirth” from March 31 – June 24, 2018, examining art, artifacts, and ephemera.
BRIC KICKS OFF THE YEARLONG 40TH ANNIVERSARY CELEBRATION WITH A FREE CONCERT BY COMMON ON JUNE 5 ALONG WITH ANNUAL OPENING NIGHT GALA HONORING OUTGOING BRIC PRESIDENT LESLIE SCHULTZ FOR HER 13-YEAR LEADERSHIP TO BEGIN THE 2018 BRIC CELEBRATE BROOKLYN! FESTIVAL.
Ever wondered about the pioneering women of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries who are now interred at Green-Wood? Join a trolley tour to learn about "Women Who Walked Ahead" from 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, March 31, 2018.
The Brooklyn Public Library presents an evening for Brooklyn families with Chelsea Clinton, to celebrate the publication of her new picture book, She Persisted Around the World: 13 Women Who Changed History on Sunday, March 11, 2018, at the central library in Grand Army Plaza.
The BRIC House Stoop presents a panel discussion on Mfon: Women Photographers of the African Diaspora, a commemorative bi-annual journal committed to establishing and representing a collective voice of women photographers of African descent on Tuesday, April 3rd.
Green-Wood will host a special preview screening of Into the Night: Portraits of Life and Death with a Q & A featuring its Emmy award-winning Director Helen Whitney along with an esteemed group of experts interviewed in the new feature-length documentary on Sunday, March 11, 2018.
The Brooklyn Public Library presents Visually Speaking: The People’s Photographer bringing together Joseph Rodriguez and Jamel Shabazz, two important and influential documentary photographers, in a conversation led by Noelle Flores Theard of the Magnum Foundation on Thursday, February 8, 2018.
A dramatic reading by acclaimed actor Samira Wiley of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s sermon delivered on February 4, 1968, The Drum Major Instinct, will be held at the Central Library of the Brooklyn Public Library on the 50th anniversary on Sunday, February 4, 2018.
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The Brooklyn Symphony Orchestra premieres “A Brooklyn Symphony in Six Variations,” a short film directed and produced by musician and Emmy-nominated filmmaker, Susan Abdulezer, on Wednesday, January 24, 2018, at the Alamo Drafthouse Cinema in Downtown Brooklyn as a fundraiser for the organization.