For those of you/us who prefer to sit down to a good movie... rather than freak out to Barenaked Ladies... we're also looking forward to Brooklyn Museum's screening - Thursday, August 22, 2013 - of Jean-Luc Godard's film L'eau de Vie... https://www.facebook.com/pages/Ideal-Properties-Group-Brooklyn/113361655352969
Jean-Michel Basquiat: Versus Medici, 1982. Basquiat was a graffiti Artist he never moved from there to being a painter except by dint of being feted by the Art world once he was anointed he joined a long list of manufactured artists who created a career and millions of dollars. Some of his stuff is visually interesting as is a lot of Graffiti. Graffiti is the worlds Art Gallery there is more social comentry and artistic integrity in the Art on the street than in Galleries.
"Obsidian After Dark" the Official @afropunk Art Print for the 2015 Brooklyn festival kicking off on August 22nd and 23rd at Brooklyn’s Commodore Barry Park! Today on @1xrun we’re releasing 2 unique colorways of “Obsidian” designed exclusively for #Afropunkfest! Available now at 1xrun.com #therealnaturel #naturel #afropunk #afropunkNYC #brooklyn #printrelease #1xrun #limitededition
Jean-Michel Basquiat Artist Jean-Michel Basquiat was an American artist. He began as an obscure graffiti artist in New York City in the late 1970s and evolved into an acclaimed Neo-expressionist and Primitivist painter by the 1980s. Born: December 22, 1960, Brooklyn Died: August 12, 1988, NoHo Parents: Gerard Basquiat, Matilda Andrades Periods: Neo-expressionism, Graffiti, Contemporary art
María Magdalena Campos-Pons (August 22, 1959 - ) is a Cuban-born artist based in Boston. Campos-Pons works primarily in photography, performance, audiovisual media, and sculpture. She is considered a "key figure" among Cuban artists who found their voice in a post-revolutionary Cuba.
A recovered FDNY Squad 252 helmet belonging to deceased FDNY member Kevin M. Prior is seen in this photograph before becoming a part of the National September 11 Memorial & Museum in New York August 22, 2011. Prior, a firefighter with Brooklyn's Squad 252, can be seen in video footage of the North Tower lobby recorded after the first plane hit getting ready to go upstairs. Responding to a mayday call sent out by fellow firefighters encountering breathing problems, he and five other members…