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BRIC Receives 13 New York Emmy Award Nominations

BRIC Receives 13 New York Emmy Award Nominations

We are pleased to announce that BRIC has received 13 nominations for the 2016 New York Emmy Awards. The nominations include nine for BRIC TV, our Brooklyn-focused nonprofit cable channel and [...]

Pictured: Skye MacLeod, Associate Director of Adult Education. Photo: Jenna Salvagin

Building Community with the Documentary Intensive Class

One of my favorite aspects of working here is seeing the relationships that evolve between people when they take classes together. This is especially important in production because making a [...]

Featured Artist: Steven Baines

Featured Artist: Steven Baines

Steven Baines’ oil paintings aim to be metaphors for the passage of time, the brevity of human life. They often continue the traditions of Vanitas and Momento Mori paintings. However [...]

Open Call Winners Announced!

Open Call Winners Announced!

We hope you had a chance to see the OPEN (C)ALL: Up for Debate exhibition, which was on view at BRIC House Feb 5-28, 2016. The show was open to [...]

PRESS RELEASE: BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival New Name

PRESS RELEASE: BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival New Name

BRIC, the leading presenter of free cultural programming in Brooklyn, has changed the name of its beloved summer festival at the Prospect Park Bandshell to the BRIC Celebrate Brooklyn! Festival. [...]

Leon Taylor, Manager, Community Producer Services, Brooklyn Free Speech Photo: Jenna Salvagin

We Are The Ones

As we come to the end of President Barack Obama’s last term in office, in the month of Black History, on Presidents’ Day, it is important to examine the value [...]

Brooklyn Poetry Slam Winner Crystal Valentine

Brooklyn Poetry Slam Winner Crystal Valentine

Brooklyn Poetry Slams at BRIC House feature an inter-generational roster of Brooklyn-based poets who respond to city culture, national issues, and the exhibitions on view the gallery, as well as [...]

Anthony McPherson

Brooklyn Poetry Slam Winner Anthony McPherson

  Brooklyn Poetry Slams at BRIC House feature an inter-generational roster of Brooklyn-based poets who respond to city culture, national issues, and the exhibitions on view the gallery, as well [...]

BRIC Participates in VOLTA NY Art Fair

BRIC Participates in VOLTA NY Art Fair

BRIC is pleased to be part of the 2016 VOLTA NY Art Fair, taking place March 2-6, 2016 at Pier 90, adjacent to The Armory Show on Manhattan’s west side. [...]

Pictured: Anthony Riddle, Director of Community Media, BRIC
Photo: Jessica Hills

True Confessions

I’ve been involved in Public Access in some form for 35 years—ever since Atlanta CCTV recorded one of my stage plays. I started as a community producer who wanted to [...]