TagsAfrican American history Architecture Archives Bedford-Stuyvesant Brooklyn Brooklyn Bridge Brooklyn Heights Brooklyn Historical Society Brooklyn Navy Yard Brooklyn Past & Present Brooklyn photographs Brooklyn photos civil war Clinton Hill Coney Island Corporation Counsel Crown Heights Education Emancipation Proclamation epbhs Flatbush Flatbush + Main Flatbush+Main Flatbush and Main FlatbushandMain Fort Greene History Hurricane Sandy Julie Golia Library Map of the Month maps Museum Education New York Times Oral History Oral History Highlights Park Slope Photographs photography Photography Collection Photo of the Week Podcast Prospect Park Williamsburg Zaheer Ali
Tag Archives: Interpreting Brooklyn
BHS is really excited about our new exhibit, Artist & Artifact: Re|Visioning Brooklyn’s Past, presented in partnership with our neighbor BRIC Rotunda Gallery, the contemporary art space of BRIC Arts|Media|Bklyn. Over the past two years, 10 artists (7 visual artists, 2 writers, and a … Continue reading
Two of BHS’s Interpreting Brooklyn artists, novelist Elizabeth Gaffney and Coney Island playwright Michael Schwartz, will be reading tonight in Fort Greene Park with L.J. Davis, a fellow contributor to the magazine A Public Space. Another friend of BHS and … Continue reading
Interpreting Brooklyn artist Nora Herting‘s project Face of Brooklyn is nearly completed! Check out her amazing portraits of Brooklynites.
Coney Island Maybe is a new show opening at The Puffin Room this Sunday, November 9th, and one of our Interpreting Brooklyn artists, Michael Schwartz, will be reading some of his work at 4pm – looks good! From Michael: I’ll … Continue reading
Today, I attended the 2008 Coney Island Hall of Fame Induction ceremony at the Coney Island History Project museum located under the ever-invigorating Cyclone roller coaster. Carol Albert accepted a plaque on behalf of Astroland Park and three post-mortem inductees … Continue reading