Brooklyn

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‘Secret piety’: new show reveals Andy Warhol’s Catholic roots
Known for his wild parties and proud queerness, he went to church, met the pope and prayed daily with his mother

Harriet Sherwood Arts and culture correspondent

23, Oct, 2021 @5:00 AM

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Alia’s Birth review – a loosely collaged portrait of a foundering relationship
An understated, graphic-novel-esque take on desire and connection is threaded through with humour

Phil Hoad

23, Aug, 2021 @1:00 PM

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69: The Saga of Danny Hernandez review – Tekashi69, fame-hungry narcissist, unwrapped
With weird, Herzogian moments and steeped in NYC terroir, this portrait of rapper 6ix9ine has much to offer even non-fans

Leslie Felperin

10, Jun, 2021 @8:00 AM

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High-flying Brooklyn boys on a magical trampoline: Jamel Shabazz's best photograph
‘I came upon them in an abandoned parking lot. Watching them was like reliving my own childhood’

Amy Fleming

31, Mar, 2021 @3:08 PM

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Cuomo faces federal investigation over handling of nursing home deaths
FBI and federal prosecutors investigating how New York governor’s Covid taskforce handled data on deaths in care homes

Victoria Bekiempis in New York and agency

18, Feb, 2021 @3:42 PM

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Brooklyn neighborhood’s Christmas lights shine despite pandemic’s dim
Some Dyker Heights families continue to put up extravagant displays as locals find comfort and joy in annual tradition

Lauren Aratani in New York

24, Dec, 2020 @8:00 AM

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Four queer women defying the snow: Mikael Owunna's best photograph
‘Snow evokes the west, Europe, the far north – places that have historically been hostile to black people. So this is like an assertion: we’re going to take this place for ourselves’

Interview by Dale Berning Sawa

19, Aug, 2020 @1:27 PM

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An American Pickle review – Seth Rogen doubles up in zany time-slip comedy | Peter Bradshaw's film of the week
Rogen plays a pickle-factory worker accidentally preserved for 100 years – and the hipster great-grandson he shacks up with in 21st-century Brooklyn

Peter Bradshaw

03, Aug, 2020 @4:00 PM

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Tens of thousands across US march in support of black trans people
Protesters dressed in white attend huge rally in Brooklyn, which comes after two black trans women were killed in space of 24 hours last week

Adam Gabbatt and agencies

15, Jun, 2020 @5:28 PM

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'That was crazy to me': black film-maker captures own pepper-spraying by US police
Documentarian Christopher Frierson was displaying a press badge when he was sprayed – protesters quickly came to his aid

Ed Pilkington and Tom Silverstone in New York

09, Jun, 2020 @6:15 AM

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New York: college volleyball players kneel during Israeli national anthem
Reports surfaced of Brooklyn College players kneeling amid rightwing push to suppress criticism of Israel at US public universities

Victoria Bekiempis

29, Feb, 2020 @5:40 PM

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'Go back to Iowa': Brooklyn leader's anti-gentrification speech raises hackles
Eric Adams, considered a mayoral contender, says ‘New York belongs to the people that were here and made it what it is’

Adam Gabbatt

21, Jan, 2020 @4:03 PM

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