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Karon Davis (American, born 1977). 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

Intern Convening

Monday, August 2, 2021
12:30–2:30 pm

Online

Join a dynamic group of emerging arts professionals for a series of four workshops, organized and led by interns from our team, and explore how interns can drive the field forward with respect to criminal justice reform, immigrant communities, public health, and more.

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Titus Kaphar (American, born 1976). The Jerome Project (My Loss), 2014. Oil, gold leaf, and tar on wood panel. Brooklyn Museum; William K. Jacobs, Jr. Fund, 2015.7a-b. (Photo: Courtesy of the artist and Jack Shainman Gallery, New York)

Intern Convening

Tuesday, August 3, 2021
12:30–2:30 pm

Online

Join a dynamic group of emerging arts professionals for a series of four workshops, organized and led by interns from our team, and explore how interns can drive the field forward with respect to criminal justice reform, immigrant communities, public health, and more.

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Intern Convening

Wednesday, August 4, 2021
12:30–2:30 pm

Online

Join a dynamic group of emerging arts professionals for a series of four workshops, organized and led by interns from our team, and explore how interns can drive the field forward with respect to criminal justice reform, immigrant communities, public health, and more.

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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, August 4, 2021
3:30–4:30 pm

Brooklyn Museum Plaza

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

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Installation view, Truth Be Told. Brooklyn Museum, May 28, 2021–March 20, 2022. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

Intern Convening

Thursday, August 5, 2021
12:30–2:30 pm

Online

Join a dynamic group of emerging arts professionals for a series of four workshops, organized and led by interns from our team, and explore how interns can drive the field forward with respect to criminal justice reform, immigrant communities, public health, and more.

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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

Thursday, August 5, 2021
3:30–4:30 pm

Brooklyn Museum Plaza

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

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Participants talk with one another in the galleries, 2018. (Photo: Jonathan Dorado)

We Speak Art

Thursday, August 5, 2021
5:30–6:30 pm

Online

English language learners are invited to join an informal discussion inspired by a work of art.

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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

Friday, August 6, 2021
3:30–4:30 pm

Brooklyn Museum Plaza

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

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<p>KAWS: M2</p>

KAWS (American, born 1974). M2, 2000. Acrylic on canvas, 68 × 48 in. (172.7 × 121.9 cm). © KAWS. (Photo: Farzad Owrang)

Member Morning: KAWS: WHAT PARTY

Saturday, August 7, 2021
10–11 am

Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing and Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery, 5th Floor

Enjoy a Members-only morning viewing of the exhibition.

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<p>TYGAPAW performing</p>

TYGAPAW. (Photo: Avion Pearce)

First Saturday Lite with John Edmonds

Saturday, August 7, 2021
2–6 pm

Brooklyn Museum Plaza

Artist John Edmonds celebrates the Caribbean diaspora and his exhibition with a dynamic First Saturday Lite featuring music, art-making, and local vendors.

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