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Participants talk with one another in the galleries, 2018. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

Virtual We Speak Art

Thursday, October 6, 2022
6–7 pm

Online

Join fellow English language learners and practice your conversational English skills with a discussion inspired by a work of art. All levels of English proficiency are welcome.

This online program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. You will receive an email with a secure Zoom link to participate.

Cover, It Came from the Closet: Queer Reflections on Horror, 2022. Cover design by Bráulio Amado. (Photo: Courtesy of the Feminist Press)

Brooklyn Reads: Queer Reflections on Horror

Thursday, October 6, 2022
7–9 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Celebrate the book release of It Came from the Closet: Queer Reflections on Horror with contributors Carmen Maria Machado and Sarah Fonseca, featuring a performance by Miss Malice of Brooklyn-based drag collective Switch n’ Play.

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Installation view, Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech.” Brooklyn Museum, July 1, 2022–January 29, 2023. (Photo: Danny Perez, Brooklyn Museum)

Second Sundays: Virgil Abloh’s SOCIAL SCULPTURE

Sunday, October 9, 2022
2:30–4 pm

Great Hall, 1st Floor

Catch programs and performances inspired by Virgil Abloh’s SOCIAL SCULPTURE and the late artist and designer’s desire to create space for Black creatives and young people. In October, explore Abloh's approach to design with ALASKA ALASKA.

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Participants talk with one another in the galleries, 2018. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

Virtual Hablemos de Arte

Thursday, October 13, 2022
6:30–7:30 pm

Online

Join us for an informal conversation in Spanish, inspired by a work of art, and practice your language skills with other participants.

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Oscar yi Hou (born Liverpool, UK, 1998). birds of a feather flock together, aka: A New Family Portrait, 2020. Oil on canvas, 61 × 43 in. (154.9 × 109.2 cm). Collection of Joe Mantello and Paul Marlow. © Oscar yi Hou. (Photo: Oscar yi Hou, courtesy of Carl Freedman Gallery)

Brooklyn Talks: Oscar yi Hou

Thursday, October 20, 2022
7–9 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Celebrate the opening of Oscar yi Hou: East of sun, west of moon with the artist and members of his creative community.

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Participants talk with one another in the galleries, 2018. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

Virtual We Speak Art

Thursday, November 3, 2022
6–7 pm

Online

Join fellow English language learners and practice your conversational English skills with a discussion inspired by a work of art. All levels of English proficiency are welcome.

This online program is free, but space is limited, and registration is required. You will receive an email with a secure Zoom link to participate.

Duke Riley (American, born 1972). I’m Delicious, Come On Get Your Money’s Worth (detail), 2020. Found plastic trash, mahogany. Courtesy of the artist. © Duke Riley. (Photo: Robert Bredvad)

Brooklyn Talks: Artists and Activists on Climate Grief 

Thursday, November 3, 2022
7–9 pm

Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium, 3rd Floor

Activists and artists, including Duke Riley of the current special exhibition DEATH TO THE LIVING, Long Live Trash, explore the experience of climate grief and discuss avenues for action. 

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Participants talk with one another in the galleries, 2018. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

Virtual Hablemos de Arte

Thursday, November 10, 2022
6:30–7:30 pm

Online

Join us for an informal conversation in Spanish, inspired by a work of art, and practice your language skills with other participants.

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From If You Are the Dreamer by Kristen Balouch. Copyright © 2021 Kristen Balouch. Used by permission of Cameron + Company, an imprint of Harry N. Abrams, Inc., New York

Sixteenth Annual Brooklyn Children’s Book Fair

Sunday, November 13, 2022
11 am–4 pm

Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin Pavilion, 1st Floor

Bring your family and meet forty of your favorite Brooklyn authors and illustrators as they share their latest books.

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Installation view, Virgil Abloh: “Figures of Speech.” Brooklyn Museum, July 1, 2022–January 29, 2023. (Photo: Danny Perez, Brooklyn Museum)

Second Sundays: Virgil Abloh’s SOCIAL SCULPTURE

Sunday, November 13, 2022
2:30–4 pm

Great Hall, 1st Floor

Catch programs and performances inspired by Virgil Abloh’s SOCIAL SCULPTURE and the late artist and designer’s desire to create space for Black creatives and young people. In November, explore Abloh's approach to architecture with Oana Stănescu.

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