Exhibitions

Throughout the year, BPL presents local and international artists including photographers, painters, sculptors, illustrators, artists who create in the genre of artists’ books, printmakers, as well as site-specific artists.  Exhibitions relate to cultural themes, books and ideas.

Brooklyn Public Library accepts artists' proposals throughout the year.

2011

Jewish Family Life in Crown Heights and Elsewhere
April 19, 2011 - June 25, 2011
Reading Faces / The Authors
April 19, 2011 - June 25, 2011
Drivers, Dancers, Mice and Moon
February 8, 2011 - April 9, 2011
Letters from Wallsend / The Life of a Book of a Life
February 8, 2011 - April 9, 2011
Uninterested Europeans / Behind the Rain
February 8, 2011 - April 9, 2011

2010

Drawn in Brooklyn (Foyer Cases)
September 21, 2010 - January 23, 2011
Drawn in Brooklyn (Grand Lobby)
September 21, 2010 - January 23, 2011
Drawn in Brooklyn (Second Floor Balcony Cases)
September 21, 2010 - January 23, 2011
Drawn in Brooklyn (Youth Wing)
September 21, 2010 - January 23, 2011
Dance, Nana, Dance / Baila, Nana, Baila
June 8, 2010 - September 10, 2010
Interpreting the Brooklyn Landscape: Four Artists
June 8, 2010 - September 10, 2010
Piety, Independence, Desire
June 8, 2010 - September 10, 2010
'Over Here!' New York City During World War II
March 9, 2010 - May 30, 2010
Ordinary Wonderful / Brooklyn Blacktop
March 9, 2010 - May 30, 2010
Seven Miles To Freedom
March 9, 2010 - May 30, 2010
Subway Journey / A Brooklyn Bestiary
March 9, 2010 - May 30, 2010
BPL Exhibition, Jewish Life in Brooklyn
February 8, 2010 - May 15, 2010

2009

BPL Exhibition, New York Waters by Randy Duchaine
October 16, 2009 - February 28, 2010
BPL Exhibition, Transplanted Ornament
September 15, 2009 - February 21, 2010
BPL Exhibition, Held
September 15, 2009 - November 5, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Melrose and Jacobson
September 15, 2009 - November 5, 2009
BPL Exhibition, New York Waters by Randy Duchaine
July 1, 2009 - September 30, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Juguetes
June 16, 2009 - November 5, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Windows on Nature and Knowledge
June 16, 2009 - September 11, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Brooklyn Sees Stars
April 7, 2009 - June 13, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Brooklyn Sees Stars: The Companion Exhibition
April 7, 2009 - June 13, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Ordinary into Extraordinary
April 7, 2009 - June 13, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Mountaintop To Tap
March 1, 2009 - April 30, 2009
BPL Exhibition, Martirio (Martyrdom)
February 2, 2009 - April 30, 2009
Beyond the Words
February 2, 2009 - April 4, 2009
BPL Exhibition, The Artist's Book
February 2, 2009 - April 4, 2009