Skip to main content Skip to footer site map
 
Photo Flash: Gloria Steinem, Judy Chicago and More Attend Brooklyn Museum's 2017 Yes! Photo Photo Flash: Gloria Steinem, Judy Chicago and More Attend Brooklyn Museum's 2017 Yes! Gala
by BWW News Desk - Oct 24, 2017

On Thursday, October 19th, the Brooklyn Museum hosted the Yes! Gala and presented the 2017 Sackler Center First Awards, celebrating the accomplishments of pioneering women who've made an impact on arts, culture, and society. BroadwayWorld has photos from the evening below!

FEMINIST FEMININE Now on View at Nohra Haime Gallery
by BWW News Desk - Feb 8, 2017

Feminist Feminine, an impressive display of women artists and converging cultures spanning from the 1960s and '70s to present day, opened at Nohra Haime Gallery last month and will be on view through March 4, 2017.

The Flomenhaft Gallery Presents Works by Miriam Schapiro
by BWW News Desk - Feb 1, 2017

The Flomenhaft Gallery is proud to have several wonderful works by Miriam Schapiro available for sale.

Rachel Mason Presents New 'Heart Explodes' Single
by BWW News Desk - Nov 2, 2016

Los Angeles-based Cleopatra Records and artist-run cassette label Practical Records present Rachel Mason 'Heart Explodes', the second single from the forthcoming 'Das Ram' album, which has premiered in The Big Takeover and initially shown at a screening of new video works by women artists at Red Bull Studios NYC.

Piper Kerman and Ginger Thompson to Talk 'THE WAR ON DRUGS' at Brooklyn Museum
by BWW News Desk - Sep 10, 2016

The Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art proudly announces its upcoming event, 'The War on Drugs: On-Screen and Off,' taking place today, September 10th from 2-4p.m. at the Brooklyn Museum.

Rose Art Museum Fall 2015 Exhibitions Open in September
by BWW News Desk - Aug 13, 2015

The Rose Art Museum at Brandeis University has announced its Fall 2015 exhibitions: Lisa Yuskavage: The Brood; LA/MA: '60s Pop from Both Coasts; Rose Video 07 | Nira Pereg; Jason Rhoades: Multiple Deviations; a site-specific mural by Joyce Pensato; and the unveiling of a permanent installation, Mark Dion: The Undisciplined Collector. An opening reception will be held Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 5-9pm.

Brooklyn Museum Presents JUDY CHICAGO: ON FIRE Today
by BWW News Desk - Apr 9, 2015

The Brooklyn Museum and the Museum of Arts and Design Present 'Judy Chicago: On Fire,' a Special Two-Night Event Exploring the Artist's Fireworks Judy Chicago, A Butterfly for Brooklyn, 2014 Judy Chicago & Pyro Spectaculars Photo (c) Donald Woodman. Today, April 9 and Friday, April 10, The Brooklyn Museum and the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) will collaborate to showcase the pyrotechnic performance pieces of world-renowned artist Judy Chicago.

Brooklyn Museum to Present JUDY CHICAGO: ON FIRE, 4/9
by BWW News Desk - Mar 9, 2015

The Brooklyn Museum and the Museum of Arts and Design Present 'Judy Chicago: On Fire,' a Special Two-Night Event Exploring the Artist's Fireworks Judy Chicago, A Butterfly for Brooklyn, 2014 Judy Chicago & Pyro Spectaculars Photo (c) Donald Woodman On Thursday, April 9 and Friday, April 10, The Brooklyn Museum and the Museum of Arts and Design (MAD) will collaborate to showcase the pyrotechnic performance pieces of world-renowned artist Judy Chicago.

Key Works Acquired During Tenure of Retiring Brooklyn Museum
by BWW News Desk - Feb 5, 2015

A selection of 100 works from the nearly 10,000 acquired during the tenure of the Shelby White and Leon Levy Director of the Brooklyn Museum, Arnold Lehman, will be presented in his honor on the occasion of his retirement in the summer of 2015.

Brooklyn Museum Presents Chitra Ganesh: Eyes of Time Beginning Today
by BWW News Desk - Dec 12, 2014

Chitra Ganesh: Eyes of Time, an exhibition featuring a multimedia, site-specific installation created by Brooklyn artist Chitra Ganesh and an artist-curated selection from the Brooklyn Museum collection, will be on view in the Herstory Gallery of the Brooklyn Museum's Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art from today, December 12, 2014, through July 2015.

Brooklyn Museum to Present Chitra Ganesh: Eyes of Time, Begin. 12/12
by BWW News Desk - Oct 6, 2014

Chitra Ganesh: Eyes of Time, an exhibition featuring a multimedia, site-specific installation created by Brooklyn artist Chitra Ganesh and an artist-curated selection from the Brooklyn Museum collection, will be on view in the Herstory Gallery of the Brooklyn Museum's Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art from December 12, 2014, through July 2015.

This Week at Bookworks Includes Judy Chicago, Star Wars Reads Day and More
by BWW News Desk - Oct 2, 2014

Below are this week's events at Bookworks. For more information, visit bkwrks.com/event.

This Week at Bookworks Features Laila Lalami, Erika Wurth's New Novel and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 19, 2014

Below are this week's events at Bookworks. For more information, visit bkwrks.com/event.

This Week at Bookworks Includes Eleni Bastea, Sarah Bird, and More
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

Below are this week's events at Bookworks. For more information on any of these events, visit bkwrks.com/event.

Arnold L. Lehman Plans Retirement from Brooklyn Museum in 2015
by BWW News Desk - Sep 11, 2014

September 10, 2014...Brooklyn, N.Y. Arnold L. Lehman, Shelby White and Leon Levy Director of the Brooklyn Museum, announced yesterday at the fall meeting of the Board of Trustees that he will retire in mid-2015. Lehman, who turned 70 in July, joined the Brooklyn Museum as Director in September 1997.

September's Featured Events at Bookworks Includes Deborah Madison Brunch, Lisa Lenard-Cook and More
by BWW News Desk - Aug 29, 2014

Below are Bookworks' featured events for the month of September. For more information on any of the events, visit bkwrks.com/event.

Elizabeth A. Sackler Elected First Woman Board Chair of Brooklyn Museum
by BWW News Desk - Jun 27, 2014

The Members of the Board of Trustees of the Brooklyn Museum have elected Elizabeth A. Sackler, Board member since 2000, as the Museum's Chair. Dr. Sackler, the first woman in the nearly 200-year history of the Museum to serve in that position, is the founder of the Museum's Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art. She succeeds retiring chair John S. Tamagni, who has served as Chair since 2011 and will continue to serve as an active Board member.

Anita F. Hill Receivees 2014 Sackler Center First Award at Brooklyn Museum Tonight
by BWW News Desk - Jun 5, 2014

The 2014 Sackler Center First Award honors Anita F. Hill for Speaking Truth to Power. The awards ceremony takes place at the Brooklyn Museum tonight, June 5, from 6 to 9 p.m.

Brooklyn Museum Receives $5 Million Gift from Leon Levy Foundation
by BWW News Desk - May 20, 2014

The Leon Levy Foundation, led by Founding Trustee Shelby White, has made a leadership gift of $5 million to the Brooklyn Museum to endow the position of Director. It is the largest endowment gift to the Museum from a non-trustee donor and the largest gift from a foundation in more than a decade. The inaugural position of The Shelby White and Leon Levy Director of the Brooklyn Museum will be held by Arnold L. Lehman, who has been Director since 1997.

Anita F. Hill to Receive 2014 Sackler Center First Award at Brooklyn Museum, 6/5
by BWW News Desk - May 9, 2014

The 2014 Sackler Center First Award honors Anita F. Hill for Speaking Truth to Power. The awards ceremony takes place at the Brooklyn Museum on Thursday, June 5, from 6 to 9 p.m. This annual award celebrates women who have broken gender barriers and made remarkable contributions in their fields, and will be presented to Hill by Museum Trustee Elizabeth A. Sackler and Gloria Steinem, with First Lady of New York City Chirlane McCray, Honorary Chair of the event.

    2