Benny Andrews: Witness (detail)

Benny Andrews (American, 1930–2006). Witness (detail), 1968. Oil on canvas with painted fabric collage, 48 x 48 in. (121.9 x 121.9 cm). Art © Estate of Benny Andrews / Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY. Photo: Matthew Newton, courtesy of Michael Rosenfeld Gallery LLC, New York, NY

Members Preview and Reception: Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties

Thursday, March 6, 2014 at 1–10 p.m.
Throughout the Museum

The Board of Trustees and Director of the Brooklyn Museum invite Members to a preview, film screening, and reception to celebrate the opening of Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties.

1 to 10 p.m.       Private exhibition viewing for Members, Robert E. Blum
                           Gallery, 1st Floor

6 to 9 p.m.         Members reception, Martha A. and Robert S. Rubin
                           Pavilion, 1st Floor

7 p.m.                 Film screening, To Kill a Mockingbird (Robert Mulligan,
                           1962, 129 min.), Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Auditorium,
                           3rd Floor

Free parking will be available in the Washington Avenue lot and complimentary drink tickets will be distributed to Members upon arrival. The Museum Shop will be open until 10 p.m.

For more information on Membership or to become a Member and take part in this special evening, join online or email us!