CultureAID (Culture Active in Disasters) is a collaborative network of stakeholders and service providers committed to strengthening New York City’s cultural community – including artists and organizations – before, during, and after disasters through an organized communications system, as well as coordinated activities and services to the field. Learn more about CultureAID here.

BCA is on the steering committee of the Cultural Equity Group [CEG], an important city-wide advocacy alliance. Link to us on Facebook and get involved now. Cultural equity needs your voice.

Bronx Artist Documentary Project
The Bronx Artist Documentary Project is a borough-wide collaborative endeavor involving 30 Bronx photographers documenting 80 Bronx visual artists at work in their studios or other Bronx venues. The BXADP contains 272 full-color pages with an introduction by artist and eight-time BCA BRIO winner Daniel Hauben, a forward by photographer Mike Kamber and a special dedication to the Bronx Council on the Arts. The book is available for purchase online.

BCA's BxCulturalCard
BCA’s BxCultural Card provides discounts and special offers to Bronx theaters, galleries, restaurants and other businesses. Get yours today at BCA and start enjoying the borough's wide range of arts and cultural attractions.

List of Participating Businesses

Start enjoying special offers and discounts at Bronx cultural institutions and businesses. The Card is great for Bronx residents, students and visitors. Or, become a participating business to use the Card as a great promotional tool.

Bronx House | Download their Program Catalogues here

Bronx Museum of the Arts | Upcoming Events

Bronx River Art Center | Teen Classes

Bronx Zoo | Upcoming Events

Just Nuts Music | Ongoing Performance Schedule

Lehman Center | Upcoming Events

Riverdale YM-YWHA | 2015-16 Calendar

Wave Hill | Upcoming Events


Upcoming Exhibition

September 19 - December 7, 2016


October 5th, 2016 | 5-9PM

Please click HERE for more information


Seeing it Through Workshops

Saturday  |  September 24th  |  2:00-4:00pm

Writers, Get Ready for Your Close-up! How to “Zoom in” for More Powerful Fiction

BRIO Winner Maryrose Wood: Storytelling Workshops

Kingsbridge NYPL

291 West 231st Street

Bronx, NY 10463

Admission is free, but RSVP is required.


How To Apply | All BCA Grants
with Lydia Clark and Dalaeja Foreman

Monday | October 3 | 5:00-8:00pm

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos
450 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10451

Please join us for a “How To Apply” session for the Community Arts Grant (NYSCA), Artist For Community (NYSCA), Arts Fund Grant (DCLA) and Bronx Recognizes Its Own(BRIO)(DCLA). Facilitated by BCA BRIO Administrator Art Services Coordinator and Director of the Art Handler Trading Program, Lydia Clark and BCA Grants Administrator, Dalaeja Foreman.

Click here for more How to Apply session dates!

Bronx Trolley First Wednesday Arts & Culture Tour
Wednesday October 5, 2016 | 5:30-8:30PM


Join us for our
next First Wednesday Arts & Culture Tour


More details to come!


Seeing it Through Workshops

Saturday  |  October 8th  |  2:00-4:00pm


Afro-Writing on the Margins

With poet Lorraine Currelley and Mosaic’s Ron Kavanaugh


2474 Westchester Ave

Bronx, NY 10461

Admission is free, but RSVP is required.

2016 Community Arts Celebration

Congratulations to our

2016 Grantees!


BCA's 2017 Grants


October 3rd, 2016

Deadlines Dates:

     October 14th          October  28th         November 18th


Click for more info.


Join BCA at the the Westchester Square Fall Fest

Every Thursday @ 5pm September 15th - October 27th



Congratulations to our 2016 BRIO Grantees


Are you interested in making a difference in arts funding in the Bronx?  Do you want 2017 to be about support for Bronx Artists and Communities?

The Bronx Council on the Arts (BCA) seeks artists, arts professionals, and nonprofit and community based organization leaders to serve as panelists for our 2017 grant cycle.

Bronx Stories |  Bronx Memories  |  Bronx Writers

The Bronx Memoir Project – Volume 1 is an unprecedented collection of over 50 Bronx memoir fragments, as penned by our very own residents, spanning various generations, continents, languages, cultures and themes.

Paperback books can be purchased at and as e-books for download for Kindle and Nook! Come meet the contributors! More...


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