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Agitprop! second wave opens at the Brooklyn Museum

Feb 17, 2016 @ 11:00 pm

|Recurring Event (See all)
Every day until Aug 7, 2016
| 16 adults, 10 students with ID and Seniors, Free under 19 and Members
Jeff Greenspan (American, born 1970) and Andrew Tider (American, born 1979). Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument 2.0, 2015. Galvanized steel, Hydrocal FGR 95, latex, enamel, oil paint, powdered gold, 48 x 24 x 34 in. (121.9 x 61 x 86.4 cm)? base circumference 24 in. (61 cm). Fabricated by Doyle Trankina. Collection of the artists, New York. (Photo: Aymann Ismail)

The collaborative spirit of agitprop continues on February 17, 2016, with the addition to the Agitprop! exhibition of thirty-nine works by twenty contemporary artists or collectives, nominated by participants in the exhibition’s first round. Presented by the Brooklyn Museum’s Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, Agitprop! explores the legacy and continued power of politically engaged art. This dynamic and thought-provoking installation, on view from December 11, 2015, through August 7, 2016, features a full range of material, including photography and film, prints and banners, street actions and songs, and TV shows, social media, and performances.
Photo caption and credit: Jeff Greenspan (American, born 1970) and Andrew Tider (American, born 1979). “Prison Ship Martyrs’ Monument 2.0″, 2015. Fabricated by Doyle Trankina. Collection of the artists, New York. (Photo: Aymann Ismail)

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Date:
Feb 17, 2016
Time:
11:00 pm
Cost:
16 adults, 10 students with ID and Seniors, Free under 19 and Members
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Website:
https://www.brooklynmuseum.org/exhibitions/agitprop

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Brooklyn Museum
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