Brooklyn Museum

Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum is an art museum located in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. At 560,000 square feet (52,000 m2), the museum is New York Citys third largest in physical size and holds an art collection with roughly 1.5 million works. Wikipedia

Brooklyn Museum

The Brooklyn Museum is an art museum located in the New York City borough of Brooklyn. At 560,000 square feet (52,000 m2), the museum is New York Citys third largest in physical size and holds an art collection with roughly 1.5 million works. Wikipedia

Sep 1, 9:57 AM

The 50th Caribbean Carnival Weekend is underway! If you''re planning a visit to the Museum, or to any of the @wiadca events, please note that there is limited parking all Labor Day weekend. Have a fun and safe one! @kolinmendez

Aug 31, 4:20 PM

Were bringing together artists, leaders, and innovators for The Brooklyn Conference, a series of dynamic and thought-provoking lectures, workshops, film screenings to inspire social change. Taking place Friday and Saturday, Oct 20 and 21, with a kickoff event on Thursday, October 19, well explore the intersections of art and social change with speakers that include Senator @kirstengillibrand, journalist @charlesmblow, artist @judy.chicago, media entrepreneur and @girlgazeproject founder @amandadecadenet, poet @claudiarankine, artist @hankwillisthomas, and more. Click link in bio for the full lineup, details, and ticketswhich include a special discount for you early birds until September 11. #brooklynconference

Aug 31, 10:01 AM

Dressed in a finely pleated, linen garment and shown with the golden skin of a goddess, the Lady of the House and Singer, Thenet, has already been reborn. Now in the afterlife, she worships and makes offering to a falcon-headed Re-Horakhty, a god associated with the cycles of the sun which mirror the cycles of life. Come see this Stela and learn more about gender transformation in ancient Egypt in #awomansafterlife.

Aug 30, 1:41 PM

""It could have very easily been my grandfather hanging on that same tree."" Tarabu Betseral Kirkland remembering his family friend John Hartfield, who was lynched in 1919 in Ellisville, MS. His family fled the South after experiencing this racial terror. Click link in bio to hear their story, and explore the Legacy of Lynching, an exhibition organized in partnership with @eji_org and @google, now through October 8 @brooklynmuseum.