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New York: Jean-Michel Basquiat: “The Unknown Notebooks” at The Brooklyn Museum Through August 23rd, 2015

Sunday, August 16th, 2015

New York – Kehinde Wiley: “A New Republic” at The Brooklyn Museum Through May 24th, 2015

Thursday, April 9th, 2015

New York – Ai Weiwei: “According to What?” at the Brooklyn Museum Through August 10th, 2014

Sunday, August 10th, 2014

Free Admission for Those Under 20 Comes to the Brooklyn Museum

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

Brooklyn – Swoon: “Submerged Motherlands” at the Brooklyn Museum Through August 24th, 2014

Tuesday, May 6th, 2014

AO On-Site: The Brooklyn Museum Gala, Wednesday, April 16th, 2014

Saturday, April 19th, 2014

New York – Bruce High Quality Foundation: “Ode to Joy (2001-2013)” at the Brooklyn Museum Through September 22nd, 2013

Thursday, July 11th, 2013

New York – “Materializing ‘Six Years': Lucy R. Lippard and the Emergence of Conceptual Art” at The Brooklyn Museum Through February 3rd, 2013

Saturday, October 6th, 2012

New York – Mickalene Thomas: “Origin of the Universe” at The Brooklyn Museum Through January 20th, 2013

Wednesday, October 3rd, 2012

New York – Jean-Michel Othoniel: “My Way” at The Brooklyn Museum Through October 6th, 2012

Sunday, September 30th, 2012

New York: ‘Keith Haring: 1978–1982′ at the Brooklyn Museum through July 8, 2012

Sunday, April 15th, 2012


Wednesday, June 30th, 2010

Go See – New York: Kiki Smith ‘Sojourn’ at the Brooklyn Museum through September 12, 2010

Monday, February 22nd, 2010

Go See: Hernan Bas at the Brooklyn Museum, New York, through May 24, 2009

Monday, March 2nd, 2009

Go See: Gilbert & George Retrospective at the Brooklyn Museum, from October 3 to January 11, 2009

Monday, October 6th, 2008

Record-Setting Basquiat to Get One Painting Show at Brooklyn Museum

Thursday, January 11th, 2018

Jennifer Y. Chi Appointed as Chief Curator, Deputy Director of Brooklyn Museum

Thursday, September 7th, 2017

Brooklyn Museum Adds Susan Greenberg as Director of Collections

Wednesday, February 22nd, 2017

Brooklyn Museum Launching Year of Events Celebrating Sackler Center for Feminist Art

Thursday, August 18th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum to Launch Buyout Program

Thursday, May 19th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Takes on Ambitious Rehang of Several Galleries

Tuesday, April 26th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Launches App Allowing Questions on Works in Real-Time

Tuesday, April 19th, 2016

Brooklyn Museum Incorporates Recent Protest Art and Posters into Current Show

Monday, April 11th, 2016

Nancy Spector Appointed Brooklyn Museum Deputy Director and Chief Curator

Saturday, December 19th, 2015
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ICA Philadelphia Gets W.A.G.E. Certification

March 23rd, 2018

ICA Philly, via Art NewsThe ICA Philadelphia will be the first museum certified by Working Artists and the Greater Economy (W.A.G.E.), a New York-based organization pushing for sustainable economic relationships between artists and exhibiting institutions. “Our partnership with W.A.G.E. helps to set a new standard in the museum field, one that ensures equitable environments for the artists with whom we work,” director, Amy Sadao, said in a statement.“We’re proud to be the first museum to join this diverse group of arts and culture institutions across the U.S. who are certified, and hope that it will encourage other museums to do the same.”
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Art News Explores Controversy Over Helen Molesworth Firing

March 22nd, 2018

Helen Molesworth, via MOCAArt News has a piece exploring the firing of Helen Molesworth at MOCA in-depth, seeking to understand what the museum’s claims that she had been “undermining the museum.” The piece explores a series of public statements and quotes by the curator that were critical of MOCA and its programming choices.  “Everything that happens in museums is a microcosm of what happens in the world,” she says in one quote.  “I’ve been told that I have lot of ‘swagger’—code: gay, code: black. I have been told: Do I have to look at everything through the lens of identity politics?”
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Joan Jonas Profiled in The Guardian

March 22nd, 2018

Joan Jonas, via GuardianJoan Jonas gets a feature in The Guardian this week, as the artist opens her retrospective at the Tate Modern. “When I use a myth or a story or a literary text in my work, I often extract particular passages from a larger narrative that resonates with me,” she says. “In performance, the audience hears the text, recorded in advance or recited in real time, in fragments, and sees components – such as movements, props, drawings and video – that may relate only indirectly to the text. I don’t change the language, but rather I change the context, which opens up the text to different possibilities of meaning. I don’t illustrate; I juxtapose.”
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