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Brooklyn Museum Announces Exhibition of Rarely Seen American and European Quilts
by BWW News Desk - Nov 29, 2012

An exhibition of some thirty-five exceptional American and European quilt masterpieces from the Brooklyn Museum's renowned decorative arts holdings will examine the impact of feminist scholarship on the ways in which historical quilts have been and are currently viewed, contextualized, and interpreted. Only one of these rare quilts has been on public display in the past thirty years.'Workt by Hand': Hidden Labor and Historical Quiltswill be on view in the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art from March 15 through September 15, 2013.

Brooklyn Museum Presents Newspaper Fiction 1/20-10/28
by BWW News Desk - Oct 27, 2012

Newspaper Fiction: The New York Journalism of Djuna Barnes, 1913-1919, an exhibition of 45 objects including drawings, works on paper, documentary photographs, and stories in newsprint by the celebrated writer and early twentieth-century advocate for women's rights Djuna Barnes (American, 1892-1982), will be presented in the Herstory Gallery of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art from January 20 through October 28, 2012.

Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art Celebrates Fifth Anniversary with the Sackler Center First Awards
by BWW News Desk - Mar 15, 2012

The Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art at the Brooklyn Museum is celebrating its fifth anniversary by honoring fifteen contemporary women with the Sackler Center First Awards. Each of the recipients has broken a gender barrier to make a remarkable achievement and contribution in her respective field. The awards ceremony will take place in the Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium at the Brooklyn Museum on Wednesday, April 18, from 4 to 6 p.m.

Elizabeth A. Sackler Center to Celebrate Fifth Anniversary
by BWW News Desk - Feb 9, 2012

With a mission to present feminist art and explore its meaning and influence, the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art is the only public space of its kind in the United States, and it celebrates its fifth anniversary in March with a wide range of public program and events.

Brooklyn Museum Presents Newspaper Fiction 1/20-10/28
by BWW News Desk - Dec 6, 2011

Newspaper Fiction: The New York Journalism of Djuna Barnes, 1913-1919, an exhibition of 45 objects including drawings, works on paper, documentary photographs, and stories in newsprint by the celebrated writer and early twentieth-century advocate for women's rights Djuna Barnes (American, 1892-1982), will be presented in the Herstory Gallery of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art from January 20 through October 28, 2012.

Miriam Schapiro Exhibit Opens at Flomenhaft Gallery 11/17
by BWW News Desk - Nov 16, 2011

The exhibition of Miriam Schapiro's art from 1962 -2008 will be timed with the huge celebration of Southern California art sponsored by the J. Paul Getty Trust.

Brooklyn Museum Presents Adult Public Programs in July and August
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2011

During July and August the Brooklyn Museum will present a variety of public programs for adults, including a jazz concert featuring Winard Harper (pictured) produced in conjunction with WBGO, a yoga series, a screening of the film Yogawoman, and a creative art making session for adults with Sandy Patangay on the art of henna.

Brooklyn Museum to Enhance Thursday Evening Programs, Friday Night Hours Canceled
by BWW News Desk - Jul 6, 2011

Open every Thursday evening until 10 p.m. since last October, the Brooklyn Museum will enhance its Thursdays @ 7 programming this fall to better meet the needs of visitors who work during the day.

Brooklyn Museum to Enhance Thursday Evening Programs, Friday Night Hours Canceled
by BWW News Desk - Jun 17, 2011

Open every Thursday evening until 10 p.m. since last October, the Brooklyn Museum will enhance its Thursdays @ 7 programming this fall to better meet the needs of visitors who work during the day.

Brooklyn Museum Presents Adult Public Programs in July and August
by BWW News Desk - Jun 14, 2011

During July and August the Brooklyn Museum will present a variety of public programs for adults, including a jazz concert featuring Winard Harper (pictured) produced in conjunction with WBGO, a yoga series, a screening of the film Yogawoman, and a creative art making session for adults with Sandy Patangay on the art of henna.

ACA Galleries Host Fragments Modern and Contemporary Collage
by BWW News Desk - Jun 10, 2011

ACA Galleries' exhibition of 20th and 21st century collage, Fragments 1915-2011: Modern and Contemporary Collage, reveals the scope and depth of a medium sometimes overlooked but currently gaining notice among scholars and cultural tastemakers.

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern & Contemporary Collage Artist Talk Held Tonight
by BWW News Desk - May 26, 2011

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern and Contemporary Collage Artist Talk and Reception held Thursday, May 26, 6 to 8 p.m.

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern & Contemporary Collage Artist Talk Held 5/26
by BWW News Desk - May 19, 2011

Fragments 1915-2011 Modern and Contemporary Collage Artist Talk and Reception held Thursday, May 26, 6 to 8 p.m.

Brooklyn Museum Offers Brunch and Tour Combination For Mother's Day
by BWW News Desk - May 8, 2011

For the first time, the Brooklyn Museum is offering a Mother's Day Brunch and a choice of one of four gallery tours conducted by Museum Guides, along with a coupon for a 15% discount in the Museum's gift shop.

ACA Galleries Host Fragments Modern and Contemporary Collage
by BWW News Desk - Apr 29, 2011

ACA Galleries' exhibition of 20th and 21st century collage, Fragments 1915-2011: Modern and Contemporary Collage, reveals the scope and depth of a medium sometimes overlooked but currently gaining notice among scholars and cultural tastemakers.

Brooklyn Museum Offers Brunch and Tour Combination For Mother's Day
by BWW News Desk - Apr 7, 2011

For the first time, the Brooklyn Museum is offering a Mother's Day Brunch and a choice of one of four gallery tours conducted by Museum Guides, along with a coupon for a 15% discount in the Museum's gift shop.

Museum of Arts and Design Presents Audrey Cowan Tapestries 3/1-6/19
by BWW News Desk - Mar 1, 2011

This March, the Museum of Arts and Design will present a special exhibition celebrating the generous gift of tapestry weaver Audrey Cowan and her husband Bob of the archive documenting her collaboration with Judy Chicago, the internationally renowned artist, feminist, and educator.

Museum of Arts and Design Presents Audrey Cowan Tapestries
by BWW News Desk - Jan 31, 2011

This March, the Museum of Arts and Design will present a special exhibition celebrating the generous gift of tapestry weaver Audrey Cowan and her husband Bob of the archive documenting her collaboration with Judy Chicago, the internationally renowned artist, feminist, and educator.

The Jewish Museum Hosts Gallery Talks For Shifting the Gaze: Painting and Feminism
by BWW News Desk - Nov 1, 2010

A series of afternoon gallery talks by artists featured in The Jewish Museum's new exhibition, Shifting the Gaze: Painting and Feminism, including Judy Chicago, Deborah Kass, Joyce Kozloff, Robert Kushner, and Mira Schor, will be offered at the Museum in October and early November.

The Jewish Museum Announces Exhibits And Events For Fall And Winter
by BWW News Desk - Oct 20, 2010

NEW EXHIBITION HOUDINI: ART AND MAGIC October 29, 2010 through March 27, 2011

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