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Frida Kahlo Showed Me a Shape-Shifting Vision of My Mexicanidad

Tokens of Frida Kahlo's imagination made real through her body and art are now on display at the Brooklyn Museum.
Angie Jaime
2.26.19
Art

Does Black Power Have an Artistic Aesthetic?

The Brooklyn Museum's new Soul of a Nation exhibit shows how artists of the era grappled with the timeless question.
Taylor Hosking
9.21.18
Art

To Fight Racism Within Museums, They Need to Stop Acting Like They're Neutral

The art world is full of the longstanding, racist histories that have affirmed white supremacy.
Antwaun Sargent
5.21.18
Art

Finally, a Museum Exhibit That Looks Like You: Latinx and Radical

The Brooklyn Museum’s latest exhibition 'Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985' is full of examples of self-expression.
Yeiry Guevara
5.16.18
feminism

Georgia O'Keeffe's Life, Work, and Wardrobe Come to the Brooklyn Museum

'Georgia O’Keeffe: Living Modern' is part of the Brooklyn Museum’s yearlong celebration of feminist thinking.
Sami Emory
1.18.17
Art

Food, Porn, and Iggy Pop at the Brooklyn Museum

A Marilyn Minter retrospective and an Iggy Pop nude drawing class kick off a year of feminism.
Taylor Lindsay
11.13.16
Art

12 Things We Learned from Ai Weiwei’s Return to Brooklyn

The prolific Chinese artist sat down with Cuban artivist Tania Bruguera for a conversation at the Brooklyn Museum.
Annie Armstrong
11.2.16
Art

How the Brooklyn Museum Cares for Its Collection | Conservation Lab

From rescuing George Washington, to repairing ancient papyrus scrolls, the caretakers of the Brooklyn Museum’s collection gave us a tour of their inner sanctum.
Noémie Jennifer
10.4.16
Art

The First-Ever Artist-Run Super PAC Wants Your Vote

For Freedoms Political Action Committee is trying to redefine the 2016 Presidential Election.
Antwaun Sargent
7.21.16
Art

Artists Preserve Nelson Mandela's Legacy with 95 Unique Posters

From boxer to president, Mandela's life is celebrated through graphic design.
Jenny Hart
7.18.16
Art

'Divine Felines' Are the Stars of This Exhibit

The Cincinnati Art Museum presents a look at felines through the ages.
Hannah Stouffer
7.12.16
Art

Questlove and Tom Sachs: "Creativity Is the Enemy"

At the Brooklyn Museum, Questlove and Tom Sachs discussed the point at which creativity begins to harm art.
Mike Steyels
6.30.16
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