Gallery Tour: Collection
December 3, 2016 1:00 p.m.
Meet in the Rubin Lobby, 1st Floor
Join a Museum Guide for a free tour exploring our collection in depth. To find out which collection areas this tour will visit, check at the Admissions Desk when you arrive.
December 3, 2016 5:00–7:00 p.m.
MC and producer SCIENZE, born and bred in Crown Heights, promises organic hip-hop to satisfy any appetite.
Dance: Brooklyn Ballet
December 3, 2016 6:00 p.m.
The Brooklyn Nutcracker transforms familiar characters and scenes to represent the borough’s diverse traditions and vibrant cultures, from old Dutch Brooklyn to today’s Flatbush Avenue. 310 free tickets at Admissions at 5 p.m.
December 3, 2016 6:00–8:00 p.m.
Zoom in on fingers, heads, mouths, and toes as we draw from live clothed models during this high-energy sketching session. Free tickets at Admissions at 5 p.m.
Day With(out) Art with Visual AIDS
December 3, 2016 7:00 p.m.
Visual AIDS presents COMPULSIVE PRACTICE, a video compilation by artists and activists who live with their cameras as a way to manage, reflect upon, and change how they are affected by HIV/AIDS. Features footage from video diaries to civil disobedience. Followed by a talkback with Juanita Mohammed (Women's AIDS Video Enterprise), Alexandra Juhasz (Chair of the Brooklyn College film department and ACT UP alum), and Justin B. Terry-Smith (HIV and gay civil rights activist). 40 free tickets at Admissions at 6 p.m.
Community Resource Fair
December 3, 2016 7:00–9:00 p.m.
Are you still processing the election? Join advocacy organizations to learn how to become more active in your community and brainstorm solutions for a better future. Organizations include Scholastic, Ancient Song Doula Services, Mercy Home for Children, NYCLU, New York Immigration Coalition, Digital Defense by RJ Rushmore, Earth Seed Holistic, Center for Arts and Culture at Restoration Plaza, Brooklyn Public Library, Black Girl Project, and Community Board 8.
Film: The Red Umbrella Diaries
December 3, 2016 8:00 p.m.
The Red Umbrella Diaries (David Kornfield, 2016, 98 min.) follows seven New Yorkers who work in different sectors of the sex trade, illuminating the complexities and contradictions they face navigating work, family, religion, health, and community. Viewer discretion advised. Followed by a talkback with Dale Corvino and Essence, who are featured in the documentary. 310 free tickets at Admissions at 7 p.m.
Music: DJ Sabine Blaizin (Oyasound)
December 3, 2016 8:00–10:00 p.m.
DJ Sabine showcases music of the African diaspora from Brooklyn and beyond, ranging through global soul, house, Afrotech, Afrobeat, and Haitian roots. With percussion by Courtnee Roze.
Community Talk: Planned Parenthood NYC Votes and Friends
December 3, 2016 8:30–9:30 p.m.
After the election, is New York prepared to protect reproductive health? Planned Parenthood NYC Votes is a nonpartisan organization that supports candidates for city and state office who are leaders on sexual and reproductive health issues. Join PPNYC Votes and partner organizations for a discussion, held in the Marilyn Minter exhibition, of the state of reproductive rights. Minter is Planned Parenthood's Woman of Valor honoree.