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  • Beautiful and Violent Art from the Civil Rights Movement
    Images from Witness: Art and Civil Rights in the Sixties at the Brooklyn Museum (200 Eastern Parkway) through July 6. Read R. C. Baker's full review: Beautiful and Violent Art from the Civil Rights Movement at New Brooklyn Museum Show Witness
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  • The Carnivorous Nights Taxidermy Contest Was Very Strange, Indeed
    The winner of the Carnivorous Nights Taxidermy Contest was Takeshi Yamada. The giant multi-headed monster made of eight animals drew all sorts of attention, as did his "alien skull," a large paper head. The event went down on on Sunday, April 6, 2014 at the Bell House in Brooklyn. Photos by...
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  • What's New at Smorgasburg in 2014
    Smorgasburg, which returned for its fourth season at Brooklyn Flea this weekend, is a Williamsburg institution and constant source of joy (Ramenburgers! Local beer! Mighty Quinns!) and aggravation (Ugh, this line.) Now in its second season, the DUMBO Sunday market, (at Pier 5 in Brooklyn Bridge...
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  • The Lady Gaga After-Party at Goldbar
    The official Lady Gaga after-party after her Artrave Artpop Ball went down on Sunday, April 6 at the Goldbar (389 Broome Street) with special guest DJ Lady Starlight. Photos by Maro Hagopian for the Village Voice. See also: Live review: Lady Gaga - Roseland Ballroom - 4/6/14
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  • The Long Island City Flea Returns for 2014
    The LIC Flea (5-25 46th Ave, Long Island City, NY 11101) returned for another year on April and 5, "curated with the diversity and spirit of Queens in mind." Photographer Bradley Hawks went went on an empty stomach and brings back these images of the new vendors, artists and designers, the...
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  • NYC Pillow Fight Day 2014
    On April 5th, 2014 NYC again took part in international pillow fight day -- this year the event occurred in Washington Square Park in Greenwich Village. As the police put up barricades around the monumental arch, New Yonkers got ready to swing their pillows. This year's theme was "Super-Heroes...
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  • The NYC Nerdlesque Festival
    The very first Nerdlesque Festival had its closing event on Saturday, April 5 at Le Poisson Rouge, filled with what can only be described as a pop culture enthusiast's dream, with plenty of comic book and video game characters stripping on stage. There was a little something for everyone...
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  • The "NY Hardcore" Exhibition Opens in Chelsea
    Painter Dan Witz has painted mosh pits for more than a decade, and on April 5 he displayed his newest work at a solo exhibition at Jonathan LeVine Gallery in Chelsea. The show is titled "NY Hardcore," and the works are a testament to the enduring popularity of the genre. The music dates back to...
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  • Miley Cyrus Returns to Brooklyn
    Miley Cyrus returned to the Barclays Center on Saturday, April 5 for the first time since her news-making MTV Video Music Awards performance in September 2013. Icona Pop and Sky Ferreira opened the show. Photos by Nate "Igor" Smith for the Village Voice.
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  • Trash Talk at Webster Hall
    The Dillinger Escape Plan kicked off its 26-date U.S. tour with Trash Talk, Retox and Shining on Thursday, April 3, 2014. With extremely heavy sound and wild energy, it made for one of the most chaotic shows the Webster Hall ballroom has seen in a while. Later, the entire venue turned into a...
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  • The Debut of House Party at Webster Hall
    On Thursday, April 3, Webster Hall (125 E. 11th St.) debuted what it says will be "the biggest weekly hip-hop event NYC has ever seen…showcasing a different style on each of the venue's four floors. As a tribute to the long-running Thursday 'Girls Night Out' tradition at Webster Hall, women...
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  • This Weekend in Film: April 4, 2014
    Scarlett Johansson is in two wildly different movies that both open this week, Under the Skin, and Captain America: The Winter Soldier, plus we talk to filmmaker Errol Morris about The Unknown Known, his documentary on Donald Rumseld. We also have a piece on on Lars von Trier you'll want to...
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