$15 – $150

The Brooklyn Conference: Inspiring Social Change

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Brooklyn Museum

200 Eastern Parkway

Brooklyn, NY 11238

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Friday Sold Out.

Join us for three days of dynamic programming exploring the intersections of art and social justice with artists, filmmakers, and writers, as well as leaders, activists, and elected officials, including Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, musician/singer Tariq "Black Thought” Trotter, journalist Charles Blow, poet and essayist Claudia Rankine, artist Hank Willis Thomas, political activist Linda Sarsour, and more

Conference tickets are $65–$150. Limited number of tickets available. When you purchase a conference ticket at the $150 level, you will also be invited to attend the Yes! Gala Program & Private Preview on Thursday, October 19th.

Because programming runs all day with limited breaks, we highly recommend purchasing a boxed lunch for $19 a day, and joining other attendees to eat in the Beaux-Arts Court.

Schedule overview:

Evening Kick-Off—Thursday, October 19:

Kick off The Brooklyn Conference with a special evening featuring a preview the exhibition Roots of "The Dinner Party": History in the Making, a private cocktail reception, a program featuring Judy Chicago in conversation with journalist Amanda de Cadenet, and presentation of the 2017 Sackler Center First Awards. You can also purchase tickets for The Yes! Gala dinner, which follows the program. Festive attire.

  • 5 pm Cocktails and exhibition preview
  • 7–8 pm Program in the Cantor Auditorium

Day 1—Friday, October 20:

The first full day of the conference includes programming with stand-alone lectures, panel discussions, dynamic conversations, and performances.

  • 8:30–9:30 am Registration in the Rubin Lobby
  • 9:30 am–8:15 pm Program in the Cantor Auditorium—Check back for the full schedule!
  • Reception to follow

Day 2—Saturday, October 21:

The final day of the conference includes a full schedule of programs and inspiration, taking place throughout the Museum.

  • 11 am–6 pm Workshops, thinkshops, and film screenings—Check back for the full schedule!


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