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July 2016
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Air Pressure

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Every day until 9.12.16
Brookfield Place New York – Winter Garden,
230 Vesey Street
New York, NY 10281 United States
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Well-known for presenting diversity in the arts and making world-class cultural experiences accessible, Arts Brookfield is bringing Air Pressure, a kinetic sculptural installation by Studio F Minus, to life in the Winter Garden at Brookfield Place and 230 Vesey Shops row this summer. Consisting of more than 175 animated fabric birds, the Toronto-based artist collective has redesigned the installation to fit the unique public spaces of Brookfield Place. Beginning Monday, June 27 through Sunday, September 11, the installation will be…

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Rush Will Take You to Funkytown!

July 27 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Every day until 9.25.16
99 Plymouth at Brooklyn Bridge Park,
99 Plymouth Street
Brooklyn, NY 11201 United States
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Come to 99 Plymouth and see the brilliant, site-specific murals created by the talented students of the Rush Philanthropic Arts Foundation’s Summer Session. Titled Rush Will Take You to Funkytown!, the murals are inspired by the vibrant energy of Brooklyn Bridge Park and the artwork of Xenobia Bailey. Bailey, a New York-based and long-standing Rush Teaching Artist, is known for her eye-catching, abstract works, many of which can be seen in the city’s public spaces. Where: 99 Plymouth, Brooklyn Bridge…

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BRIC presents contemporary portraits in exhibition: Look up here, I’m in heaven

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Tues-Sat, 10am-6pm; Sun, 12-6pm
BRIC Arts | Media House,
647 Fulton Street
Brooklyn, NY 11217 United States
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BRIC presents Look up here, I’m in heaven, a show of contemporary portraits. Opening reception Wednesday, June 29, 6-9pm On view through August 14 Featuring paintings, works on paper, and mixed-media work by David Antonio Cruz, Yashua Klos, Tschabalala Self, and Yoon Ji Seon, Look up here, I’m in heaven focuses on work by artists who construct portraits using unconventional media and pictorial formats. While race, cultural identity, and contemporary realities are central elements of the work on view, these…

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16 adults, 10 seniors and students with ID, free 19 and under

Stephen Powers: Coney Island Is Still Dreamland (To a Seagull) at the Brooklyn Museum.

July 27 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Every day until 8.21.16
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Come and enjoy this site-specific installation by artist Stephen Powers who has been a longtime admirer of the fading craft of sign painting. Powers has revitalized the tradition of colorful, hand-painted signage and advertisements in an age of digitization. In his work, he uses logotypes that have a superficially commercial look, combining them with his own text to create enigmatic meanings that deliver an emotional punch. Powers transforms our Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery into an immersive environment filled…

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Contribution: $16 adult; $10 Seniors & students with ID: Free 19 and under

Tom Sachs: Boombox Retrospective, 1999–2016

July 27 @ 11:00 am - 6:00 pm
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Every day until 8.14.16
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Tom Sachs pays tribute to a defining icon of street culture—the boom box—by transforming our glass entryway, the Rubin Pavilion, into a living sound system that hovers between art and science, the functional and the mythological. Tom Sachs: Boombox Retrospective, 1999–2016 features eighteen works that highlight the artist’s ability to inventively transform ordinary, everyday materials into art. With wit and ingenuity, he creates boom box sculptures that play music and activate the space, turning it into an immersive sound environment.…

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$15

GREEN-WOOD HOSTS HISTORIC TROLLEY TOURS

July 27 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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Every week on Wednesday and Sunday until 8.31.16
Green-Wood,
500 25 Street
Brooklyn, NY 11232 United States
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This summer, Green-Wood will host an exciting variety of themed trolley tours. These tours, highlighting Green-Wood’s history, landscape, art, and architecture, will take place every Wednesday and the second and last Sundays of every month. Please see schedule below for specific dates and times. Experience the most magnificent and historic 478 acres in New York City. Visitors will hear fascinating stories of Green-Wood’s Green-Wood’s permanent residents, tread where George Washington and his troops fought the Battle of Brooklyn, see breathtaking…

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$72/$36 (Premium/ Child Premium); $63 (Adult); $27 (Children 4 - 12)

LIBERTY: A MONUMENTAL NEW MUSICAL

July 27 @ 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week on Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Sunday until 10.1.16
42West,
514 West 42nd St
Manhattan, , NY 10036 United States
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Based on true events, Liberty is a fast-paced entertaining 80-minute theatrical experience detailing the arrival of the Statue of Liberty in New York Harbor in 1884. Coming to the United States in the middle of a national immigration debate and a terrible recession, political forces are aligning to deport her. With a strong resolve and a mighty spirit, she battles to gain acceptance and eventually becomes the enduring symbol of our country. Sunday; Monday; Wednesday at 3pm & 7pm &…

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The Front Room

July 27 @ 4:00 pm - 10:00 pm
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Every week until 11.4.16
the Knitting Factory Brooklyn,
361 Metropolitan Ave
Brooklyn, NY 11211 United States
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Each week one of our resident hosts brings you a comedy showcase featuring New York’s best up-and-coming comics alongside surprise guests from TV and around the world. Hosted by Anthony DeVito, Joyelle Johnson, Ryan Beck & Megan Gailey.

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The Brooklyn Arts Habitat Group Exhibition

July 27 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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Every day until 8.12.16
Brooklyn Arts Fellowship Gallery,
210 24 street
brooklyn, NY 11232 United States
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BAF Gallery brings together a diverse group of artist working in and around Brooklyn using various disciplines and mediums to showcase their talents to present to the viewer interesting artwork at affordable prices. This is BAF’s “$250 and below show”! come join us and start your collection. All are invited. Refreshments will be served.

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So Much Dirt But Not Enough Soil

July 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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Every day until 8.7.16
Knockdown Center,
52-19 Flushing Ave
Maspeth, NY 11378 United States
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New York based artists Loney Abrams and Johnny Stanish have taken interest in the relationships between an object’s outward appearance, and the object’s intrinsic material makeup — it’s ingredients list, it’s nutritional value, it’s metadata — and the potential for this material to embody FDA politics. So Much Dirt But Not Enough Soil utilizes materials like Miracle Grow, live active culture l. acidophilus, liquid THC, the introduction toCapitalism and Freedom by Milton Friedman (shredded and pulped), yellow #5, ginkgo biloba,…

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