Join us on Thursday Evenings at Brooklyn Museum “Open Until 10 P.M.”

Linger Later in the galleries and enjoy exciting programs every Thursday evening in the month of June with your family and friends.

This month join us for a new edition of our popular dance party as well as an engaging discussions and film.

JUNE 6TH – 7P.M. Film; The Boys in the Band (Mart Crowley, 1970. 118 minutes) A gay man’s birthday party turns into a night of soul-searching when his straight college roommates turns up by mistake. Q & A with actor Laurence Luckinbill follows. Presented in collaboration with Brooklyn Pride.

JUNE 13TH – 6:30P.M. Sensory Tour: “Art in Bloom.” Explore art using verbal descriptions, tastings, and tactile experiences. For individuals who are blind or have low vision; open to all.

7:30 P.M. – Curator & Conservator Talk: Teresa Carbone, Andrew W. Mellon, Curator of American Art, and Toni Owen, Senior Paper Conservator, discuss a recent scientific study of John Singer Sargent’s watercolors.

JUNE 20TH – 6-8:00 P.M. Express Tours: Thirty-minute tours of Museum highlights. In English and en Espanol.

6:30-9:30 P.M. Dance Party: Our inaugural Thursday night party features DJ collective I Love Vinyl, celebrating the 65th anniversary of the LP with hip-hop, house, Afrobeat, funk, soul and more.

7:30 P.M Drop-in Drawing: All ages welcome, and no experience necessary.

JUNE 27TH 7P.M In Conversation: A narrative performance by artist LaToya Ruby Frazier is followed by a talk about photographs as memory and social representation with Laura Wexler, Yale Professor of Gender Studies; Lesley Martin, publisher at the Aperture Foundation; and Hershini Bhana Young, author of Haunting Capital Memory Text and the Black Diasporic Body.

Special support For Thursday evening films provided by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Brooklyn Museum

200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn NY 11238

718-638-5000

http://www.brooklynmuseum.org

 

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