Latest News for: Brooklyn museums


'Non-Profit Burnout Is Real': Brooklyn Museum Offers Funding And Specialised Training To Culture Leaders Of Colour

MENA FN 22 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - USA Art News) Eight arts organisations based in Brooklyn-all led by Black, Indigenous and other people of colour-are part of an inaugural cohort that will receive specialised training to ... .

Italian PM Giorgia Meloni pops up to support NYC’s Christopher Columbus statue

New York Post 20 Sep 2023
During Tuesday’s public hearing, the author of the bill, Brooklyn Councilwoman Sandy Nurse, insisted she is attempting to correct history, not cancel it ... Seven others are nominated by the Fine Arts Federation, and the remaining three are representatives from the Metropolitan Museum, the Brooklyn Museum and the NY Public Library.

Afro-Cuban artist reimagines Renaissance art with Black people at the center

The Philadelphia Tribune 18 Sep 2023
Master Narrative” at the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art in Atlanta ... In the years since, Rosales has seen her work displayed at the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art in Brooklyn and the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, among other venues.

Ask the MTA | Train history, ADA accessibility and express bus seating

The Villager 17 Sep 2023
The Transit Museum’s archivists and curators actually came up with a few answers for this one ... Of those stations, Gates Av in Brooklyn is technically the oldest — opening on May 13, 1885 – although it’s unclear what parts of the original structure remain today ... – Concetta Bencivenga, Director, New York Transit Museum.

Brooklyn for all budgets: 10 places to stay in New York’s coolest borough

The Observer 17 Sep 2023
Brooklyn institution Roberta’s dishes up pizza and drinks just around the corner ... To explore Brooklyn, free-to-use bicycles are available on request ... There are 93 minimalist rooms at NU Hotel in downtown Brooklyn, each decorated individually ... All corners of Brooklyn are in easy reach, as is the rest of New York City.

Art exhibit reimagines Renaissance creation stories with Black people at the center

CNN 17 Sep 2023
Master Narrative” at the Spelman College Museum of Fine Art in Atlanta ... In the years since, Rosales has seen her work displayed at the Andy Warhol Museum in Pittsburgh, the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Art in Brooklyn and the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, among other venues.

The Goldfinch: Trailer Breakdown With Director John Crowley

Empire 17 Sep 2023
Donna Tartt’s epic, Dickensian, 800-page novel was a bestselling hit and winner of the Pulitzer Prize, telling the emotional story of Theodore Decker, a 13-year-old boy who accidentally steals a Dutch Golden Age painting during the bombing of an art museum ... The Metropolitan Museum ...

Artist Panel at Armenian Museum to Feature Harvard’s Christina Maranci and Hrag Vartanian of Hyperallergic

Asbarez 13 Sep 2023
WATERTOWN, Mass.—The Armenian Museum of America will host a series of programs on September 23 and 24 highlighted by an artist panel discussing Ara Oshagan’s “Disrupted, Borders” exhibition currently showing in the Museum’s contemporary galleries ... She is also one of the Armenian Museum’s esteemed academic advisors.

Sep 13 Class of 2027’s Welcome Week

The Hofstra Chronicle 13 Sep 2023
// Photo courtesy of Hofstra University Relations ... The fall semester END trips are reserved for newly registered freshmen and transfer students and range from interactive museums to ballpark games that capture the heart of New York City. Some trips include Madame Tussaud’s Wax Museum, the Bronx Zoo, the Brooklyn Botanical Gardens and a Mets game ... ....

Cape Ann news in brief

Gloucester Times 08 Sep 2023
MANCHESTER-BY-THE-SEA — The Manchester Council on Aging is offering a trip to the Cape Ann Museum in Gloucester on Friday, Sept ... The exhibition features 65 works culled from the Whitney, the Brooklyn Museum, the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, National Gallery of Art, The Philadelphia Museum of Art and 23 other institutions and private lenders.

Caribbean traditions find new life each Labor Day at the West Indian Day Parade

The Grio 04 Sep 2023
A parade-goer walks in the annual West Indian Day Parade on September 02, 2019, in the Brooklyn borough of New York City ... Beginning at Rochester Avenue in Crown Heights and moving along Eastern Parkway, the floats, performers, and revelers’ procession culminates at the Brooklyn Museum ... Annual West Indian Day Parade Draws Crowds In Brooklyn.

Dancing in the dark: J’Ouvert and the West Indian-American Day Parade celebrations take place around Brooklyn

The Villager 04 Sep 2023
This year’s J’Ouvert and West Indian-American Day Parade celebrations brought color, music and dance to Brooklyn on Labor Day Monday, with the festivities commencing well before dawn broke. J’Ouvert. Dancing in the dawn ... Carnival continues ... Festivities are set to go well into the night with the parade culminating at the Brooklyn Museum.

Millions converge for massive Caribbean carnival in New York

Jamaica Observer 04 Sep 2023
NEW YORK (CMC) – Over three million spectators and thousands of masqueraders and revellers are expected to converge on Monday, in picture-perfect weather, on one of Brooklyn’s major ... Two weeks before, WIADCA officially kicked-off its Carnival Week at the Brooklyn Children’s Museum.

Abstract artist to be inducted into Haverhill Citizens Hall of Fame

The Eagle-Tribune 02 Sep 2023
His works have been displayed at numerous museums, including Musée d’Art Moderne (Paris) Museum of Modern Art and Riverside Art Museum (NYC) Brooklyn Museum, Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, Tokyo National Museum of Modern Art, San Francisco Museum of Fine Arts, Detroit Art ...

Brooklyn's Museum Of Contemporary African Diasporan Art Transforms Parking Spaces Into A Sculpture Garden

MENA FN 01 Sep 2023
(MENAFN - Art News) The Museum of Contemporary African Diasporic Art (Mocada) will open its latest project, the Ubuntu Community Sculpture Garden -an outdoor space located alongside a brownstone in ... .