Arts & Artists

Goumba Johnny AKA John Sialiano brings his stand-up comedy routine to Empire City Casio at Yonkers Raceway on July 26.

Goumba Johnny at Empire Casino, 7/26

Goumba Johnny brings his stand-up comedy routine to Empire City Casio at Yonkers Raceway on July 26.

Design Trust for Public Space selects five finalists for the 2017 Call for Project Ideas, Public for All: Rethinking Shared Space in NYC

Design Trust for Public Space selects five finalists for the 2017 Call for Project Ideas, Public for All: Rethinking Shared Space in NYC

The Bronx Museum of the Arts Presents: Fourth Edition of Artist in the Marketplace

The Bronx Museum of the Arts Presents: Fourth Edition of Artist in the Marketplace

by · July 13, 2017 · Arts & Artists
Opening Reception of “Unbelonging” Osaretin Ugiagbe Exhibition – July 8th

Opening Reception of “Unbelonging” Osaretin Ugiagbe Exhibition – July 8th

OPENING RECEPTION: Saturday, July 8th, 6-9PM ON VIEW: July 8 – August 13, 2017 Thursday – Friday, 3-7PM Saturday – Sunday, 1-5PM The photos of Nigerian-born photographer Osaretin Ugiagbe document the beauty and sorrows witnessed during a life split between […]

Recipients From Central Brooklyn and South Bronx Receive Support For Innovative Community-Based Cultural Programs

Recipients From Central Brooklyn and South Bronx Receive Support For Innovative Community-Based Cultural Programs

LINCOLN CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS IN PARTNERSHIP WITH THE ROCKEFELLER FOUNDATION ANNOUNCES INAUGURAL GRANTEES OF LINCOLN CENTER CULTURAL INNOVATION FUND Recipients From Central Brooklyn and South Bronx Receive Support For Innovative Community-Based Cultural Programs NEW YORK, NY (June 15, […]

Art In The Parks: Flying High for Equality

Art In The Parks: Flying High for Equality

  Yesterday in the Bronx, City Parks Commissioner Mitchell J. Silver, UNIQLO Global Director of Corporate Social Responsibility Jean Shein, Deputy Director Jennifer Lantzas and the UNIQLO grantee artists Nancy Saleme and Patricia Cazorla gathered at Joyce Kilmer Park on the Grand Concourse to celebrate […]

by · June 21, 2017 · Arts & Artists, News
Longwood photographer Clarisel Gonzalez is interviewed next to some of her photographs featured in a new exhibit. Photo by David Greene

THE BRONX CAPTURED ON FILM

Some of the “Bronx Photographers” featured in a new photography exhibit at Metropolitan College. Photo by David Greene By David Greene   Photographer and organizer Walter Pofeldt is interviewed next to some of his work. Photo by David Greene A […]

Darryl McCray (white hat) joins his fellow graffiti artists from Philadelphia. Photo by David Greene

Old Timer’s Day Held for Legends of Graffiti

Old Timer’s Day Held for Legends of Graffiti by David Greene More than 100 graffiti artists from several states converged on a street in the Allerton section to pay homage to the founders of modern day graffiti. Billed as the […]

This April: Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL

This April: Thursday Night Jazz at JCAL

This April: Thursday Night Jazz on April 13, 8pm, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue, Queens NY. Featuring the Ed Cherry Trio. For tickets, call 718-658-7400.

Jamaica Arts This April: EtM Choreographer + Composer

Jamaica Arts This April: EtM Choreographer + Composer

Free Jamaica Arts program, EtM Choreographer + Composer, April 5, 6 pm, JCAL Studio A, 161-04 Jamaica Avenue in Queens. Call 718-658-7400 to RSVP. 

Bulletin Board: En Foco Photographers of Color Town Hall, Feb 2nd

Bulletin Board: En Foco Photographers of Color Town Hall, Feb 2nd

En Foco hosts its Photographers of Color Town Hall and Networking Meeting on Thursday, February 2, 6-8 pm at the Longwood Arts Gallery at Hostos Community College, 450 Grand Concourse (149th Street) in the Bronx NY 10455. To RSVP, email […]

Celebrates Valentine’s Day with AMOR en SALSA at Lehman Center, Feb. 11

Celebrates Valentine’s Day with AMOR en SALSA at Lehman Center, Feb. 11

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts celebrates Valentine’s Day with AMOR en SALSA, a special concert of the best romantic Salsa interpreters featuring TITO ROJAS (“Sensual”), MAELO RUIZ (El cantante del amor), NINO SEGARRA (“Enamorado”) and GIRO LOPEZ (Amor Lunático) on Saturday, February 11th, 2017 at 8pm. This concert is produced by Lehman Center and José Raposo. […]

Lincoln Center Partners with the Rockefeller Foundation to Inspire Arts Participation in the Bronx

Lincoln Center Partners with the Rockefeller Foundation to Inspire Arts Participation in the Bronx

Writer Julio Pabón hosts Book Release Party Celebrates 21st Anniversary Of Fidel Castro's Visit To The South Bronx on October 23, 1995.

Book Release Party On The 21st Anniversary Of Fidel Castro’s Visit To The South Bronx

Book Release On The 21st Anniversary Of Fidel Castro’s Visit To The South Bronx, October 23rd, 1995   Few Bronxites are aware that President Fidel Castro of Cuba visited the South Bronx to attend a dinner organized by the National Puerto Rican […]

From Poe’s Porch: Poetry Macabre
with local poets Skye Cabrera, Carlos Manuel Rivera and Jani Rose

From Poe’s Porch: Poetry Macabre, October 29

  The Bronx Council on the Arts and Bronx County Historical Society are excited to present Poetry Macabre a new poetry reading and workshop series at Poe Park. Featured poets will read from Poe’s porch on Saturday, October 29 from 12-1 […]