The Brooklyn Museum's next Evening for Educators will take place on Thursday, April 11th from 4:00 - 6:30 p.m..

K–12 educators are invited to a special event featuring three exciting exhibitions: Gravity and Grace: Monumental Works by El Anatsui, "Workt by Hand": Hidden Labor and Historical Quilts, and John Singer Sargent Watercolors. Explore the artwork with our educators and curators, and discover new ways to engage your students with art.  Relax with a glass of wine and hors d’oeuvres at our reception, join in art-making activities, and be inspired by the art on view. Take advantage of free teaching materials and Museum passes, as well as a 10% discount in the Museum Shop. Afterward, stay and enjoy the Museum until 10 p.m. This event is free of charge. To RSVP, please email or call (718) 501-6244.

John Singer Sargent: Gourds

John Singer Sargent (American, 1856–1925). Pomegranates, 1908. Opaque and translucent watercolor with graphite underdrawing, 21 1/2 x 14 3/8 in. (54.6 x 36.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Purchased by Special Subscription, 09.832