The video installation akingdoncomethas is an epic montage of sermons and performances from Black churches.
The mural was on display until 1988, when the Correctional Institution for Women became a male detention center and the painting was whitewashed.
The funds will support gallery renovations, energy-efficient updates, and the creation of a new permanent space dedicated to Brooklyn history.
The joint gift features photographs by a mix of well-known and emerging artists, including Yto Barrada and Eva Koťátková.
No one encompasses that soulless supersizing of pop culture as clearly as Kaws.
While the museum is often billed as a progressive institution, some workers have spoken out against a starkly different reality behind closed doors.
O’Grady’s rebellious spirit has roused the mainstream art world for close to 50 years, and her latest exhibition at the Brooklyn Museum is no exception.
A bright pink silicon menorah in the Jewish Museum, a pair of Hanukkah hymns from a medieval prayer book in the New York Public Library, and other gems.
In his meticulously posed photographs, Edmonds conjures new avenues for imaging relationships between Africa and its diasporas today.
The Brooklyn Museum exhibition pairs costume designs from the popular Netflix shows with related objects from its collection.
The artworks, which include significant pieces by Lucas Cranach the Elder and Francesco Botticini, are estimated to accrue $2.3 million to $3.5 million in total at Christie’s today, October 15.
Snuggle up (with a member of your household) on the museum’s steps and catch works by artists including Howardena Pindell, Jeffrey Gibson, and Adama Delphine Fawundu.