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David Bowie is comes to Brooklyn
Park Slope, Beyond South Brooklyn

David Bowie is comes to The Brooklyn Museum for the final stop on its world tour, on view from March 2 to July 15, 2018, and will include never-before-seen objects and exclusive items only on display during the Brooklyn presentation.

Leslie Griesbach Schultz has announced that she will step down as President of BRIC
Beyond South Brooklyn

Leslie Griesbach Schultz has announced that she will step down as President of BRIC in June 2018, when the organization begins a yearlong celebration of its 40th anniversary. BRIC is the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, including the Celebrate Brooklyn! Performing Arts Festival in Prospect Park.

Gowanus Challenge
Gowanus

The Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club is bringing back the Gowanus Challenge on October 7, 2017, beginning at their boathouse by the Carroll Bridge in Brooklyn. Last held in 2014, the Gowanus Challenge is geared to bring awareness to the Gowanus Canal and act as a fundraiser.

Brooklyn Literary Prize
Boerum Hill, Brooklyn Heights, Carroll Gardens, Cobble Hill, DUMBO, Gowanus, Park Slope, Red Hook, Beyond South Brooklyn

Each year the Brooklyn Public Library, in collaboration with the Brooklyn Eagles, recognizes outstanding works of nonfiction and fiction with the Brooklyn Literary Prize given in the fall. This year's shortlist includes a novel, a book-length poem, a collection of short stories, and three works of nonfiction.

Photography Reviews & Events

PhotoPlus Expo

PhotoPlus Expo will feature over 100 educational seminars, Photo Walks, Intensive Classes and Master Classes, and over 200 exhibitors displaying thousands of the latest products and services for you to touch, try and compare at the Javits Center from October 25 to October 28, 2017, in New York City.

25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS

Mark D Phillips' 25-year photographic documentation - “25 Years of Gowanus: As it WAS, As it IS” - will be featured for one weekend during the Gowanus Open Studios Tour on Oct. 21 – 22, 2017, at Movers, Not Shakers! corporate headquarters along the polluted Brooklyn waterway.

My Shot: Portraits from Hamilton at the United Photo Industries Gallery

Here's your chance to not only view original prints, but also to meet celebrated photographer Josh Lehrer at the opening of My Shot: Portraits from Hamilton at the United Photo Industries Gallery, to be unveiled on Thursday October 5, 2017, with a reception open to everyone from 6pm - 9pm.

Front Room Gallery presents (UN)THINKABLE from September 8 to October 1, 2017

Front Room Gallery presents (UN)THINKABLE from September 8 to October 1, 2017, the culmination of 25 years of Phillip Buehler’s work photographing remnants of the Cold War throughout the United States and Europe. Visit Saturday, September 30th, at 3 PM for a BOOK LAUNCH AND ARTIST TALK at the Lower East Side location.

Beyond Brooklyn

Abacus: Small Enough to Jail

The Museum of the City of New York presents Abacus: Small Enough to Jail as part of its second season of the nonfiction film series, Smile, It’s Your Close Up: New York's Documentaries, which zooms in on key moments, individuals, and communities to pose the question: “What makes New York New York?”

Alison Hall

unannounced, an exhibition of new paintings by Alison Hall, opens October 11th at TOTAH and runs through December 17, 2017, with an opening reception on October 11th from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the gallery on Manhattan's Lower East Side.