The Brooklyn Conference: Inspiring Social Change
October 19th (Kick-off) – October 21st
200 Eastern Parkway Brooklyn, New York 11238
“The Brooklyn Conference explores the intersections of art and social justice, shining a light on what unites and separates us as a nation, and in hopes of inspiring a more connected, civic, and empathetic world.”-The Brooklyn Museum
The Brooklyn Museum has just announced their upcoming event, The Brooklyn Conference: Inspiring Social Change. The event, which kicks-off October 19th then has two full conference days October 20th and 21st, will work to bring together artists, leaders, and innovators in conversations, workshops, and keynotes all about art and social change. The conference will cater to a range of ages so all are welcome. Tickets range between $65–$150. There are student and artist discounts ($25–$85) available by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org. There is a limited number of tickets available. Some notable presenters will include Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, Director of Political Engagement at New York Immigration Coalition, Murad Awawdeh, journalist Charles Blow, media entrepreneur and Girlgaze founder Amanda de Cadenet, along with many others.
“We are excited to see what happens when cultural figures are in conversation with political and social change advocates through our first ever Brooklyn Conference,” says Anne Pasternak, Shelby White and Leon Levy Director of the Brooklyn Museum.