Union members called for salary increases and pledged to hold the museum accountable to “its lip-service to social justice.”
Guadalupe Maravilla’s first New York museum show resolutely harnesses the otherness of illness, while never surrendering to the notion of suffering as a totalizing narrative.
Artist Mona Chalabi’s site-specific installation at the entrance to the Brooklyn Museum foregrounds the importance of urban vegetation and its inequities.
From Harlem to Brooklyn, from joyful dance to quiet reflection, here are eight ways to observe Juneteenth and recognize the enduring repercussions of slavery.
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.