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Art in New York City: Brooklyn

This guide provides information about New York City museums, galleries, and arts organizations

Brooklyn Museums

Museums
Brooklyn is home to an array of museums that offer opportunities to see everything from ancient Egyptian art to contemporary art, with collections documenting the borough's diverse and fascinating history. 

Brooklyn Museum  Brooklyn Historic Society
Brooklyn Botanic Gardens Brooklyn Children's Museum 
New York Transit Museum Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts (MoCADA)

Brooklyn Galleries
Brooklyn's gallery scene is a fascinating mixture of new and longstanding galleries, DIY spaces, outposts of blue-chip Manhattan galleries, and everything in between.
 

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Cleopatra's The Journal
Luhring Augustine Microscope Gallery
Real Fine Arts Soloway
Transmitter Pierogi
Pioneer Works Signal
Interference Archive  

 

The Enchanted Owl

Kenojuak Ashevak (Inuit, 1927-2013). <em>The Enchanted Owl</em>, 1960. Stone cut on paper, Sheet: 21 1/8 x 26 in. (53.7 x 66 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George Klauber, 1998.122. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1998.122_PS1.jpg)
Kenojuak Ashevak (Inuit, 1927-2013). The Enchanted Owl, 1960. Stone cut on paper,
Sheet: 21 1/8 x 26 in. (53.7 x 66 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George Klauber, 1998.122.
© artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1998.122_PS1.jpg)

Panel of Tiles


                   Panel of Tiles, 17th century. Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue and turquoise under a transparent glaze, 28 x 28 x 1 in. (71.1 x 71.1 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hagop Kevorkian Fund, 2002.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2002.3_transp5850.jpg)
Panel of Tiles, 17th century. Ceramic; fritware, painted in cobalt blue and turquoise
under a transparent glaze, 28 x 28 x 1 in. (71.1 x 71.1 x 2.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Hagop Kevorkian Fund,
2002.3. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2002.3_transp5850.jpg)
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