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<p>Karon Davis: Nicotine, 2016</p>

Karon Davis. Nicotine, 2016. Plaster, cloth, oil paint, synthetic hair, clothing, wire, shredded bills, coffee cup, wood, mirror, cigarette, 50 1/2 × 50 1/4 × 31 in. (128.3 × 127.6 × 78.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum; Purchase gift of Beth Rudin DeWoody, 2018.2. (Photo: Courtesy of Wilding Cran gallery)

Art and Empathy: Community Care Through Art

Thursday, June 3, 2021
3–5 pm

Online

Join art therapist Sarah Pousty and museum educator Dalila Scruggs as we make space for self-care, conversation, and connection.

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<p>Karon Davis: Nicotine, 2016</p>

Karon Davis. Nicotine, 2016. Plaster, cloth, oil paint, synthetic hair, clothing, wire, shredded bills, coffee cup, wood, mirror, cigarette, 50 1/2 × 50 1/4 × 31 in. (128.3 × 127.6 × 78.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum; Purchase gift of Beth Rudin DeWoody, 2018.2. (Photo: Courtesy of Wilding Cran gallery)

Art and Empathy: Community Care Through Art

Thursday, June 3, 2021
7–9 pm

Online

Join art therapist Sarah Pousty and museum educator Dalila Scruggs as we make space for self-care, conversation, and connection.

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Switch n’ Play. (Photo: AJ Jordan)

First Saturday Lite: Still Here, Still Queer

Saturday, June 5, 2021
2–6 pm

Brooklyn Museum Plaza

Celebrate Brooklyn Pride at First Saturday Lite with music, art-making, and local vendors.

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Hannah Lou. (Photo: Mettie Ostrowski)

Drag and Draw with Bushwig

Thursday, June 10, 2021
6–7:30 pm and 8–9:30 pm

Biergarten, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden

Sketch from live models and enjoy musical sets and drag shows in honor of Brooklyn Pride in this installment of our monthly “Drink and Draw” series of life drawing classes.

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Drink and Draw: The Slipstream with David Shrobe

Thursday, July 15, 2021
6–7:30 pm and 8–9:30 pm

Biergarten, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden

Sketch from live models, enjoy musical sets, and learn more about our newest contemporary art exhibition in this installment of our monthly series of life drawing classes.

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Drink and Draw: The Slipstream with Nona Faustine

Thursday, August 19, 2021
6–7:30 pm and 8–9:30 pm

Biergarten, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden

Sketch from live models, enjoy musical sets, and learn more about our newest contemporary art exhibition in this installment of our monthly series of life drawing classes.

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Kehinde Wiley (American, born 1977). Barack Obama, 2018. Oil on canvas, 84 1/18 × 57 7/8 × 1 1/4 in. (213.7 × 147 × 3.2 cm). National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. The National Portrait Gallery is grateful to the following lead donors for their support of the Obama portraits: Kate Capshaw and Steven Spielberg, Judith Kern and Kent Whealy, and Tommie L. Pegues and Donald A. Capoccia. © 2018 Kehinde Wiley. (Photo: Courtesy of the National Portrait Gallery)

Drink and Draw: The Obama Portraits Tour

Thursday, September 16, 2021
6–7:30 pm and 8–9:30 pm

Biergarten, Steinberg Family Sculpture Garden

Sketch from live models, enjoy musical sets, and learn more about the Obama portraits in this installment of our monthly series of life drawing classes.

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