Come Hang with Us Tuesday Nights!
BRIC’s Stoop Series welcomes you in for dynamic conversations that connect art, performance, media and other creative fields with big ideas that are important to Brooklynites. Stoop Series highlights voices we don’t hear enough, creative solutions that deserve more attention, artistic endeavors that make you see the world differently and tools for enhancing your own creativity. Join us on the Stoop—there’s something different every week!
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This discussion and interactive demonstration will examine the history of Voguing, its absorption into mainstream culture, and the ways in which contemporary LGBTQ communities are re-radicalizing it.
Healing advocates and practitioners will discuss the ways in which they use radical acts to heal their communities, and lead attendees through brief demonstrations to integrate into their own practices.
An interactive conversation and demonstration exploring the music and dance of Son, the people—soneros—who make it possible, and what has been lost and gained through migration into new contexts.
In this discussion, artists and practitioners will share the ways in which they are challenging the stigmas and taboos of death and helping others prepare for end of life.
A conversation exploring the strategies and programmatic initiatives of POC feminist collectives, the movements they spark, the challenges of political organizing, and the resources required to keep them going.
Through the lenses of poetry and music, this program explores the historic role of Armenian women in the arts, both Armenia and its diasporic communities, over the past 170 years.