The Brooklyn Museum, housed in a 560,000-square-foot, Beaux-Arts building, is one of the oldest and largest art museums in the country. Its world-renowned permanent collections range from ancient Egyptian masterpieces to contemporary art, and represent a wide range of cultures.
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Brooklyn Designs 2018
'Brooklyn Designs' is Brooklyn's premier design event showcasing a cross section of design, architecture and art. Founded by the Brooklyn Chamber of Commerce in 2003, it was one of the first design fairs to shine a spotlight on the creative economy in Brooklyn and serves as an incubator for emerging…
Jean Paul Gaultier Video Marks Brooklyn Museum Presentation of From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk
To mark the opening at the Brooklyn Museum, a short video has just been released about the Fashion World of Jean Paul Gaultier: From the Sidewalk to the Catwalk.
New Brooklyn Museum Shop to Open April 4
A completely new, significantly larger Brooklyn Museum Shop, designed by the award-winning architectural firm Visbeen Associates, is opening Wednesday April 4, 2012, in space previously devoted to temporary exhibitions.
Brooklyn Museum Launches New Smart Phone Customized Gallery Tours
Visitors to the Brooklyn Museum with mobile phones with Internet access will be able to create their own gallery guides to the permanent collections.