Brooklyn Museum

How the space race revolutionized couture

By Amber Butchart

At the Brooklyn Museum, a landmark exhibition of never-before-seen photographs captures a rich spectrum of postwar American life

By Ian Bourland
Anne Pasternak discusses the Frieze LIFEWTR Fund 2019

04 May 2019

The Frieze LIFEWTR Fund acquires Diedrick Brackens for the Brooklyn Museum

Diedrick Brackens, when no softness came (2019). Courtesy: the artist and Various Small Fires. Photo: Frieze

The Museum acquired works by Diedrick Brackens and Gala Porras-Kim at Frieze New York

In further news: Tate remembers London’s forgotten women heroes; Pop artist Mel Ramos dies aged 83

New York

14 Sep
3 Feb

On Instagram, the curator affirmed her support for the #MeToo movement, in response to the Kavanaugh allegations

The New York museum has announced significant new additions to its collection, including Judy Chicago, Marilyn Minter and the Guerilla Girls

Anne Pasternak with Ed Clark, Untitled, 1978-80, at Weiss Berlin, Spotlight, Frieze New York 2018

Frieze Fairs - 03 May 2018

As Brooklyn Museum acquires Ed Clark’s Untitled (1978-80) from Frieze New York’s Spotlight section, Anne Pasternak explains the choice

Sylvia Palacios Whitman, Passing Through, Sonnabend Gallery, 1977. Documentation of performance; photographer: Babette Mangolte. Photograph, 11 × 14 in. (27.9 × 35.6 cm). Courtesy of Babette Mangolte. © 1977 Babette Mangolte

New York

13 May
22 Jul

Activists from the group Decolonize This Place led chants for ‘repatriation’ and ‘reparations’ at New York’s Brooklyn Museum

Adrian Piper, Everything #2.8. 2003, photocopied photograph on graph paper, sanded with sandpaper, overprinted with inkjet text, 21.6 x 27.9 cm. Private Collection. © Adrian Piper Research Archive Foundation, Berlin

From ‘Grant Wood fever’ to Adrian Piper’s homecoming at MoMA