Programs & Events
- We're happy to announce that the Museum will reopen to MEMBERS on July 1 and to the public on July 7 - and with a new exhibition! ☀️Until then, the grounds are open and in bloom! 🌸
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April 16 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Lecture: The Ashcan School in the Age of Immigration
Please note: This event has been canceled. All ticket holders will be contacted for refund information. We apologize for any inconvenience.
Margarita Karasoulas, Assistant Curator of American Art, Brooklyn Museum of Art
This lecture explores the racial significance of the art of the Ashcan School in the context of early-twentieth century debates about immigration.
Image credit: George Benjamin Luks (American, 1867-1933). Street Scene (Hester Street), 1905. Oil on canvas, 25 13/16 x 35 7/8 in. (65.5 x 91.1 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Dick S. Ramsay Fund, 40.339