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July 28, 2021

Yorùbá artist. Egúngún Masquerade Dance Costume (paka egúngún), circa 1920–48. Lekewọgbẹ compound, Ògbómọ̀ṣọ́, Ọ̀yọ́ State, Nigeria. Cotton, wool, wood, silk, synthetic textiles (including viscose rayon and acetate), indigo dye, aluminum, 58 × 7 × 70 in. (147.3 × 17.8 × 177.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum; Gift of Sam Hilu, 1998.125. (Photo: Brooklyn Museum)

Virtual Teacher Workshop: The Life of Objects

Tuesday, July 27, and Wednesday, July 28, 11 am–12:30 pm

Online

Learn about the varied ways works of art move from their communities of origin into museum collections in this two-day professional development workshop.

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Outdoor art-making on the plaza at First Saturday Lite, May 2021. (Photo: Kolin Mendez)

Outdoor Art-Making with BkM Teens

Wednesday, July 28, 2021
3:30–5 pm

Brooklyn Museum Plaza

Kids and families are invited to get their creativity flowing with art-making activities on the plaza, led by our teen Museum Apprentices.

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