Arts
EXHIBITIONS: KEHINDLE WILEY: A NEW REPUBLIC (03/24/2015)  February 20–May 24, 2015Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing, Iris and B. Gerald Cantor Gallery, 5th FloorThe works presented in Kehinde Wiley: A New Republic raise questions about race, gender, and...  

EXHIBITIONS: BASQUIAT: THE UNKNOWN NOTEBOOKS (03/24/2015)  April 3–August 23, 2015Morris A. and Meyer Schapiro Wing, 4th FloorBrooklyn-born artist Jean-Michel Basquiat filled numerous notebooks with poetry fragments, wordplay, sketches, and personal observations ranging from street life and...  

SNEAKER CULTURE EXHIBIT: BROOKLYN MUSEUM (03/05/2015)  From their modest origins in the mid-nineteenth century to high-end sneakers created in the past decade by designers such as Christian Louboutin and Prada, sneakers have become a global obsession. The Rise of Sneaker Culture is...  

NYC OFFICALS REMOVE EDWARD SNOWDEN STATUE SECRETLY INSTALLED IN BROOKLYN PARK (04/07/2014)  Dressed in reflective yellow construction gear while working under the cover of darkness early Monday, a small group of artists installed a tribute to NSA-leaker Edward Snowden in a Brooklyn park.But it was gone by midday.The...