BRIC Stands With Our Black Community

A Letter From Our President:

In this moment of profound reckoning for our country, I'm stunned by having witnessed so brazenly the ongoing consequences of whiteness being weaponized against Black bodies. I grieve for the Black lives taken from us: George Floyd, Breonna Taylor, Ahmaud Arbery, and many others. I'm also pained by the toll COVID-19 has taken on our country, our city, our borough, and our neighbors. KEEP READING >>

Celebrating Women’s History Month with the Downtown Brooklyn Arts Management Fellows

Monday, March 12, 2018 - 11:00AM

In 2017, BRIC partnered with Mark Morris Dance Group, Theatre for a New Audience, and the Museum of Contemporary African Diasporan Arts to create the Downtown Brooklyn Arts Management Fellowship, an opportunity for young people to gain experience and skills for careers in arts management. In our first year, the Fellows consisted of seven inspiring young women, who inspire us every day, but especially during Women’s History Month. We chatted with these Fellows to ask them about their inspiration, the Fellowship, and more.

Brooklyn Youth Media Festival Preview: Selected Films & Prize Categories

Monday, May 16, 2016 - 5:15PM

Concrete Stories, the third annual Brooklyn Youth Media Festival, will showcase films, documentaries and animations produced by Brooklyn’s talented young media makers under age 20. It will take place on Wednesday, May 25, 2016. It's mission is to give young people a platform to showcase their stories, which often go overlooked. Read about the films selected to be screeened at the Festival!

Art As A Catalyst For Political and Social Change

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 5:30PM

BRIC believes that the arts have the power to move beyond representation and critique into work that directly enables communities to effect change, both in attitude and in action.