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About Joan Snitzer: Chromophore 

Joan Snitzer: Chromophore features new paintings and represents Snitzer's ongoing pursuit to express the poetic and dynamic relationship between our histories and our current visual surrounding. On view September 7-October 8, 2017.

About FRED CRAY: DISSOLVE 

Janet Borden, Inc. presents FRED CRAY: DISSOLVE, with an artist reception on Thursday, September 7, 5-8 pm. On view September, TBD.

About bas-Cohain, Gedeon, Kazuko, Weber: Four Weeks and Forty-Five Years 

Four Weeks and Forty-Five Years comprises a series of micro-exhibitions, each dedicated to a work or small set of works from a single artist who has been part of the gallery’s 45-year history, including Rachel bas-Cohain, Christine Gedeon, Kazuko, and Tenesh Weber. On view September 7-October 8, 2017.

About Patty Smith & Claire Fouquet: On the Other Side 

On the Other Side: Collaborative works by Patty Smith and Claire Fouquet, a dual artist show considers the suffering and triumphs of migrants, while reflecting on the contributions made by newcomers to the layers of historical, cultural, and experiential landscape. On view September 7-October 8, 2017.

About BLOCH & CAIAZZA: September Open Studio 

Come see new work by Caiazza and Bloch. Originals, prints and gifts will be available. Free signed print for the first 20 guests. On view September 7-September 30, 2017.

About BRDG Studios Presents: BLINK VR 

As part of IFP Week 2017, the Made in NY Media Center has partnered with BRDG Studios to debut BLINK VR – a new virtual reality experience for groups, without the headset. BLINK VR is a rentable projection dome for groups to experience virtual reality together. Everyone loves VR but no one likes feeling foolish in a headset. VR can and should be experienced in groups and users should retain their dignity. A call for entries is now open – come to the opening on 9/7 to see the amazing content that's been selected for exhibition. Join the Media Center at the

About Joseph O’Donoghue: A COOL 25 

Award winning artist Joey O'Donoghue presents A COOL 25, a compilation of 25 years of work involving sculpture, decor, jewelry, fashion, modeling, photography, tv, movies, videos, and cartoons. On view September 7-November 1, 2017.

About Chantal Calato: Missed/Unseen Triangle 

Calato says her work is influenced by industrial waste, including "Niagara Fall's conflicted history." Her series "Missed" includes three oil on canvas paintings. Her tryptic "Unseen Triangle" represents three addresses in Brooklyn. On view August 3-October 9, 2017.

About DUMBO Innovators Meet Up: FakeLove 

The DUMBO Innovators Meet-Up is a new monthly series from the DUMBO BID and the Made in NY Media Center by IFP, highlighting innovative companies right here in our own neighborhood. DUMBO has long been home to individuals and companies with equal parts creativity and business acumen. Each month, we’ll be shining a spotlight on the vanguard, cutting edge companies and people who call DUMBO their home. During a brief moderated discussion, industry leaders in storytelling, media, and tech will share their philosophy around innovation: what it means for their company, and how to approach innovation in business as well

About NYRR Open Run: Brooklyn Bridge Park 

New York Road Runners invite you to join their free Tuesday night Open Runs! Whether you’re a first time runner, a seasoned marathoner, or you prefer to walk, you’re welcome along. No need to register in advance; sign-in takes place on site. To participate, meet on the path south of Fornino at Pier 6 at 6:45pm for registration. The run begins at 7:00pm and the course comprises a full 5K. NYRR Open Runs are open to all ages. Strollers and dogs on leashes welcome.

About St. Francis Men’s Soccer Game: Brooklyn Bridge Park 

The St. Francis College Men’s Soccer Team will call Brooklyn Bridge Park home for the fifth year in a row. Last year, the Terriers were NEC regular season champions and NEC Tournament champions. Head to Pier 5 to see the Terriers in action! Click here to see the complete 2017 Men’s Soccer Schedule.

About Live at the Archway: Gaijin à Go-Go 

“...shimmy their frilly, shiny, booty-twitchin’ electronica…” -- The Village Voice

About Ten Reasons to #DUMBODROP! 

1. Watch us send thousands of mini dumbos sailing through the air! (Free!) Head to your roof decks, flock to the streets: Don't miss this spectacle! 2. Enjoy Performances Before + After the Drop (Free!) Fogo Azul, Preschool of Rock ,The Dock Street Dancers, PS307’s nationally recognized cheer leading team The Diamonds, DJ Kai Song - (our resident 13 year old DJ) and DUMBO's only Japanese pop band, Gaijin A Go Go! 3. Try Tasty Bites from Dumbo's best new restaurants and old favorites! Confirmed: Cecconi's, Celestine, Melt Bakery, Smile To Go, Untamed Sandwiches, VHH, Westville, Almar, Bread & Spread,

About Empathy x Design with Designers + Geeks at HUGE 

Empathy is defined as "the ability to understand and share the feelings of another." This ability is central to designing great products. As designers, we have to be able to identify with our users and feel the same emotions they feel. But how should we gain this understanding when we all come from different walks of life? How do you learn the needs and frustrations of people in professions you have never held yourself? In this session of Designers + Geeks, we're bringing together designers from several industries to learn how they cultivate empathy in their work. Each speaker will

About Video Journalsim Bootcamp: Mastering Pitches, Rates and Clients 

Back by popular demand! This one-day and hands-on bootcamp will offer you the tools to turn your video journalism skills into a viable profession. Using case studies and Q&As with other working professionals in the field, this class will uncover the process of getting work in both journalism and corporate doc-style or branded content. Instructors will go over relationship building with clients, pitching, budgeting, negotiating and contract drafting, which are topics often left in the dark when discussing the craft of storytelling. You will leave with concrete methods to be paid fairly for your work, plus examples of contract and budget

About The Six Solo Cello Suites by Bach: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Colin Carr, cello $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Light Year 30: Open to Interpretation 

LIGHT YEAR 30: Open to Interpretation Video Art Exhibit projected onto the Manhattan Bridge Thursday, October 5 7 - 10pm In the Pearl Street Triangle (Water St & Pearl St.) DUMBO, Brooklyn Curated by Glowing Bulbs Artists: Cyriac Harris, Yannick Jacquet (Legoman), Chi Ka, Dev Harlan, Viktor Vicsek, Andrea Sztojánovits, Martin Daniel Gabor and Albin Bousquet “Open to Interpretation” is a publicly-presented video art show that explores the dynamic relationship between contemporary video art, sonic art, live performance and cultural reflection. Where does VJing end and Video Art begin? And how do music videos fit into this dynamic puzzle? Are there boundaries or just overlapping categories? VJing

About 2017 DUMBO Dance Festival 

On Thursday, October 5, 2017, WHITE WAVE Dance celebrates their 17th Anniversary season of the DUMBO Dance Festival (DDF) with a Gala Opening that heralds the most anticipated four-day festival of contemporary dance in the greater New York City region. Committed to developing dance as an important art form, WHITE WAVE scours the globe in search of the most innovative of today's dance makers, both emerging and established, and brings them to Brooklyn for one extended weekend. For four nights and three days, dance lovers will experience a veritable cornucopia of the best of contemporary dance. DDF is committed to advancing the

About Sonatina & Sonata: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Alex Fiterstein, clarinet and Anna Polonsky, piano Featuring music by Martinu, Rozsa, Brahms and Poulenc. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Sonata: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Inbal Segev, cello and Juho Pohjonen, piano Featuring music by Grieg, Chopin and Schumann. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Fisher Plays Beethoven: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Philip Edward Fisher, piano $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Complete Solo Piano Works by Three Avatars: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Steven Beck, piano Featuring music by Schoenberg, Webern and Berg. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Masterworks Series: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Mark Peskanov, violin and Nina Kogan, piano Featuring music by Brahms. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Little Tribute to Vienna: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Alexandra Joan, piano Featuring Music by Haydn, Schubert/Liszt, Webern, Kreisler/Rachmaninov and Schumann. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Masterworks Series: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Oleg Khudyakov, piano Featuring music by Chopin and Stravinsky. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Masterworks Series: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Daniel Kogan, violin and Oleg Khudyakov, piano Featuring music by Janacek, Szymanowski and Weniawski. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Here and Now Series: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Here and Now Series: The Secret Quartet and Kinan Azmeh CityBand $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Masterworks Series: Bargemusic 

Bargemusic presents chamber music in an unlikely and startlingly beautiful venue—a floating barge at the foot of the Brooklyn Bridge. Experience why critics call it “the perfect chamber-music hall” and why artists say it is “unlike any other place in the world to perform.” Walk across the gangplank of a renovated coffee barge into a “wonderfully intimate wood-paneled room with thrilling views of lower Manhattan and excellent acoustics.” Masterworks Series: Horszovsky Trio Featuring Music by Schumann. $40 ($35 Senior, $20 Student) Tickets can be purchased at bargemusic.org

About Waterfront Walks Guided Park Tours: Brooklyn Bridge Park 

Join a Brooklyn Bridge Park docent on a tour to learn about the history of the Brooklyn waterfront, BBP’s sustainable design, and how the Park came to life!

About Business Model Innovation and Lean Experimentation Workshop 

Join David Dabscheck, CEO of GIANT Innovation, for a 2-hour, highly interactive workshop that will give you the knowledge and skills to understand what business model innovation is and how you can use it to bring new products, services and business models to market. Together, we’ll go through a number of examples to show how market leaders have built strong models and how you can too. We’ll learn how to adopt Lean Startup principles to outline, test and refine your business model, including how to design hypothesis-driven lean experiments. With this workshop, you will understand how they can turn a great product into an even greater commercial