GOWANUS – Gowanus Souvenir Shop [https://gowanussouvenir.com/] hosted a launch party over the weekend for the release of its latest Souvenir Edition [https://gowanussouvenir.com/collections/gowanus-souvenir-editions-1]—the Gowanus Manufacturing Calendar 2020 [https://gowanussouvenir.com/collections/gowanus-souvenir-editions-1/products/2020-gowanus-calendar] . Via gowanussouvenir.com [https://gowanussouvenir.com/collections/gowanus-souvenir-editions-1/products/2020-gowanus-calendar] The
GOWANUS – Gowanus Souvenir Shop [https://gowanussouvenir.com] and From Here To Sunday hosted a housewarming party Saturday afternoon to welcome a new vendor into their Union Street storefront. Even Keel, maker of all-natural handcrafted bath and skincare products, officially joins the Gowanus Souvenir family. L-R: Gowanus Souvenir founder Ute Zimmermann;
GOWANUS – For a second year in a row, the Gowanus Dredgers Canoe Club [http://www.gowanuscanal.org] and the Gowanus Souvenir Shop [https://gowanussouvenir.com] hosted a poetry reading [https://www.brooklynbookfestival.org/bookend/watery-words-reading-niedecker-on-the-gowanus-at-dawn/] Wednesday morning on the Gowanus Canal as part of the Brooklyn Book Festival [/brooklyn-book-festival-sept-10-17/]. Gowanus
GOWANUS – During a break in the rain Saturday afternoon, the Gowanus Souvenir Shop [https://gowanussouvenir.com/collections] kicked off a festive event celebrating From Here to Sunday [https://www.heretosunday.com]‘s three-month residency at the store. The Chinatown Community Young Lions performing at Gowanus Souvenir Shop (Photo: Nathan Haselby)
The weekend is almost here! There’s lots to check out starting on Thursday, from art exhibitions, performances, and film screenings. Feeling philosophical? The all-night Philosophy & Ideas event returns to the Central Library branch for twelve hours—from Saturday night into Sunday morning. Don’t forget to check out the
Join the Gowanus Souvenir Shop and NYC DOT Art Program this evening as they celebrate the launch of artist Katarina Jerinic [http://www.katarinajerinic.com] ‘s public art exhibition Cloud Drift [https://gowanussouvenir.com/pages/cloud-drift-by-katarina-jerinic]. The Gowanus-based Jerinic created a series of 3-foot x 5-foot cyanotype flags that will
The 8th Annual Latke Festival takes place Monday night at the Brooklyn Museum. (Photo via edible brooklyn / instagram [https://www.instagram.com/p/BN7TWYxBu31/?tagged=latkefestival&hl=en])The events surrounding the holiday week are full of Christmas joy and latkes. But don’t forget the Leonard Cohen tribute concert
Santa will ride a convertible down 5th Avenue in Park Slope on Saturday afternoon. (Photo via theother5th / instagram [https://www.instagram.com/p/BNaXzcOlC4M/?taken-by=theother5th&hl=en])This weekend features more holidays markets than you can imagine, a winter solstice cemetery walk, Santa, and spanking and flogging, of course.
BAM and Mark Morris Dance Group present The Hard Nut, playing through December 18. (Photo by Julieta Cervantes)We’re getting closer. So head to BAM for a reimagined Nutcracker, attend a Yule Ball, have some Drunk Science for good measure, and more. Matédors and Elsa Nilsson Quartet [https://tockify.
A LEGO® Holiday Experience presented by Brick Fest Live starts tonight and runs through the weekend and next at Citypoint Brooklyn. (Photo by Donny Levit / BKLYNER)Shop local to get your holiday gifts, head to Citypoint Brooklyn for Lego galore, head to a Hanukkah festival, and more! Open Source Gallery
Head to Central Library to celebrate the opening of artist, illustrator and author Sean Quall’s exhibition on Wednesday night. (Photo via Sean Qualls / instagram [https://www.instagram.com/p/BMWt_8GBwDQ/?taken-by=sean_qualls&hl=en]) Weekday events, you ask? Check out a Sean Qualls exhibition opening, create your
Mike Birbiglia performs at Union Hall on Thursday, November 10. (Photo via Mike Birbiglia / Facebook [https://www.facebook.com/birbigfans/photos/a.438367348309.224859.7064128309/10152552006763310/?type=3&theater] )Weekday events, you ask? Check out Mike Birbiglia, being bound for pleasure, and more, we answer. We’re assuming you’ll
Trumpet Grrrl plays The Way Station on Wednesday night. (Photo via Trumpet Grrrl / Facebook [https://www.facebook.com/trumpetgrrrl/photos/a.1482754308406308.1073741836.130951653586587/1482754398406299/?type=3&theater] )Weekday events, you ask? Check out Trumpet Grrrl, secret science, cool philosophy, and more, we answer. Our new expanded coverage features events
Jonathan Lethem will speak about his new book on Wednesday at 8pm as part of the Brooklyn By The Book series being held at Congregation Beth Elohim. (Photo via Jonathan Lethem / Facebook [https://www.facebook.com/lethem.books/photos/a.262429783882218.1073741828.261201490671714/575721429219717/?type=3&theater] )Weekday events, you
See Digitized Figures at Gowanus Loft beginning tonight. (Courtesy of Vanderbilt Republic)ROCKTOBER is rolling! Weekend events include Gowanus Open Studios, a book sale extravaganza, Luscious Jackson, and more. Gowanus Open Studios [http://artsgowanus.org/gowanus-open-studios-2016] When: Friday, October 14 – Sunday, October 16. Times vary, however studios will be open
Head to St. John’s Episcopal Church for Concerts on the Slope on Sunday, October 2. (Photo via Concerts on the Slope [https://www.facebook.com/ConcertsOnTheSlope/photos/a.593148497456034.1073741827.216959101741644/593148464122704/?type=1&theater] / Facebook.)Welcome to ROCKTOBER! Weekend events include classical tunes, sublime comedy, and stunning visuals.
Head to The Bell House on Thursday, September 29 for the NY Burlesque Festival Teaser Party. (Photo via New York Burlesque Festival [https://www.facebook.com/The.NYBF/photos/a.255798144515026.59776.255345631226944/1070018609759638/?type=3&theater] )The Fall has arrived, and so have weekday events, which include carnivorous plants,
Sculptures by Dimitri Dimizas at 303 Bond Street, part of Art Slope. (Photo via jdsdevelopmentgroup [https://www.instagram.com/p/BKlYQ42BqFs/?taken-by=jdsdevelopmentgroup&hl=en]) Could there actually be too much to do? Check out Art Slope everywhere, NY1’s Roger Clark and his punk band, bluegrass, and more. Perp
Follow the Trojan Purse and lots of other art, dance, music, theatre, panels, and film throughout the week during Art Slope. (Photo via Open Source Gallery [https://twitter.com/open_source_])Fall is days away, and the excellent events just keep coming. Check out Art Slope everywhere, secret science, Harold