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Brooklyn Museum: Target First Saturday

Jul 5, 2014 @ 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm

NINA SKY x MADEME

July 5, 2014
Brooklyn Summer

Visit Ai Weiwei: According to What? at the discounted admission price of $10 (regularly $15) during Target First Saturday.

Interactives
4:30 p.m.
Add your mark to sidewalk chalk drawings led by The City Kids, and hula hoop away with members of Hula Nation.
Music
5 p.m.
Matuto fuses Afro-Brazilian beats with folk and bluegrass.
Talk
6 p.m.
Curious tales from Brooklyn’s history are told by a local historian. Free tickets (25) at the Visitor Center at 5 p.m.
Film
6 p.m.
Do the Right Thing (Spike Lee, 1989, 120 min.). On the hottest day of the year, on a street in Bed-Stuy, racial and social tensions meet head-on, with tragic consequences. Free tickets (310) at the Visitor Center at 5 p.m.
Hands-On Art
6:30–8:30 p.m.
Sketch from a live model to learn the art of figure drawing. Free tickets (330) at the Visitor Center at 5:30 p.m.
Interactive Talk
7 p.m.
Filmmakers Paul Trillo and Landon Van Soest discuss their Brooklyn in 3,000 Stills project. Bring your smartphone and contribute to a crowd-sourced portrait of Brooklyn. Free tickets (25) at the Visitor Center at 6 p.m.
Talk and Music
7 p.m.
Michael July on his book Afros: A Celebration of Natural Hair. Co-hosted by Malik Yoba, Michaela angela Davis, and Curly Girl Collective. Anu Prestonia of Khamit Kinks leads a natural-hair show. Book signing follows.
Music
7 p.m.
In his only NYC-area summer show, Blitz the Ambassador blends African popular sounds, vintage soul, and hard-hitting beats and lyrics. Opening set by DJ Ushka and DJ Beto (iBomba) at 6:30 p.m.
Comedy
8 p.m.
Erica Watson hosts a showcase of hilarious female comedians. Free tickets (310) at the Visitor Center at 7 p.m.
Music
9 p.m.
Remember “Move Ya Body”? R&B duo Nina Sky performs their biggest hits.

Details

Date:
Jul 5, 2014
Time:
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Event Category:
Website:
http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/visit/first_saturdays.php

Venue

Brooklyn Museum
200 Eastern Parkway
Brooklyn, 11238

Organizer

Brooklyn Museum
Phone:
718-501-6354
Email:
Website:
http://www.brooklynmuseum.org/calendar/event/7118