Museum & Gallery Listings for May 31- June 6

Museums and galleries are in Manhattan unless otherwise noted. Full reviews of recent art shows: nytimes.com/art. A searchable guide to these and many other art shows is at nytimes.com/events.

Museums

Brooklyn Museum: ‘LaToya Ruby Frazier: A Haunted Capital’ (through Aug. 11) This preternaturally mature body of work by a 31-year-old photographer connects bedrooms and streetscapes, the suffering of loved ones and the afflictions of a “distressed municipality” (the state’s official term for Ms. Frazier’s hometown, Braddock, Pa.). Simultaneously introspective and extroverted, it’s composed of arresting black-and-white photographs that sometimes look like studio portraits or social documentaries but aren’t fully at home in either category. Brooklyn Museum, 200 Eastern Parkway, at Prospect Park, Brooklyn, (718) 638-5000, brooklynmuseum.org. (Karen Rosenberg)

★ Brooklyn Museum: ‘John

Article source: http://www.nytimes.com/2013/05/31/arts/design/museum-gallery-listings-for-may-31-june-6.html?pagewanted=all

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