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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "How to Prepare a CV, Artist Statement, and Bio"

Artist Sustainability Workshop - "How to Prepare a CV, Artist Statement, and Bio"

Mott Haven Bar & Grill

Teaching Artist Natalie Caro will review various CV formats used in the arts market and establish areas of focus alongside participants, as well as facilitate peer review/editing sessions. Participants will learn how to to extract key information from their CVs to build their artist statements and bios.…

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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "How to Prepare a CV, Artist Statement, and Bio"
Teaching Artist Natalie Caro will review various CV formats used in the arts market and establish areas of focus alongside participants, as well as facilitate peer review/editing sessions. Participants will learn how to to extract key information from their CVs to build their artist statements and bios.…
Mott Haven Bar & Grill 1 Bruckner Blvd

Rock the Bronx: Emerging Music Platform

Bronx Music Heritage Center

An open mic showcase, featuring up-and-coming musicians from all genres, followed by performances by Bronx bands The Drew Torres Trio and Durieux. Hosted by Marco Soccoli, music industry legend and former drummer of NYC glamrock band Roxx. In partnership with The Underground FLC and The Fox and King,…

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Rock the Bronx: Emerging Music Platform
An open mic showcase, featuring up-and-coming musicians from all genres, followed by performances by Bronx bands The Drew Torres Trio and Durieux. Hosted by Marco Soccoli, music industry legend and former drummer of NYC glamrock band Roxx. In partnership with The Underground FLC and The Fox and King,…
Bronx Music Heritage Center 1303 Louis Nine Blvd
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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "Proposal Writing Basics"

Bronx Draft House

Noted writer and 2013 BRIO winner Natalie Caro will instruct workshop participants on the various components of project proposal submission. She will offer helpful tips and shed insight into writing persuasively to convince potential stakeholders that your project is worthy of their time and money. This…

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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "Proposal Writing Basics"
Noted writer and 2013 BRIO winner Natalie Caro will instruct workshop participants on the various components of project proposal submission. She will offer helpful tips and shed insight into writing persuasively to convince potential stakeholders that your project is worthy of their time and money. This…
Bronx Draft House 884 Gerard Avenue

Cultural Assets Mapping Community Conversation at the Point CDC

The Point CDC

These meetings will provide an opportunity for Bronx residents to hear about BCA’s new cultural assets mapping initiative, as well as an opportunity for BCA to learn from community members about your needs and priorities around arts and culture. We look to you – our Bronx community members – to…

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Cultural Assets Mapping Community Conversation at the Point CDC
These meetings will provide an opportunity for Bronx residents to hear about BCA’s new cultural assets mapping initiative, as well as an opportunity for BCA to learn from community members about your needs and priorities around arts and culture. We look to you – our Bronx community members – to…
The Point CDC 940 Garrison Ave

BCA Presents Closing Reception-Foreign/Familiar: Immigrants in the Bronx

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

Exhibition at Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

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BCA Presents Closing Reception-Foreign/Familiar: Immigrants in the Bronx
Exhibition at Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos
Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos 450 Grand Concourse, Rm C-190
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LISTEN: Artists Respond to Politics

BronxArtSpace

Opening Reception Wednesday, February 27, 6-9pm Performance by JP-Anne Judy Giera a ritual for trans affirmation, ​7pm Curated by Deborah Yasinsky #ListenBAS 305 E 140th Street Bronx NY 10454 

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LISTEN: Artists Respond to Politics
Opening Reception Wednesday, February 27, 6-9pm Performance by JP-Anne Judy Giera a ritual for trans affirmation, ​7pm Curated by Deborah Yasinsky #ListenBAS 305 E 140th Street Bronx NY 10454 
BronxArtSpace 305 E 140th St
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BCA Presents Foreign/Familiar: Immigrants in the Bronx

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

Foreign/Familiar explores displacement and belonging through the work of seven Bronx visual and media artists. Their works are influenced, inspired, respond to, or revolve around issues of voluntary and involuntary exile, immigration, diaspora, and statelessness. Curated collectively by the Bronx Council…

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BCA Presents Foreign/Familiar: Immigrants in the Bronx
Foreign/Familiar explores displacement and belonging through the work of seven Bronx visual and media artists. Their works are influenced, inspired, respond to, or revolve around issues of voluntary and involuntary exile, immigration, diaspora, and statelessness. Curated collectively by the Bronx Council…
Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos 450 Grand Concourse, Rm C-190
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BAAD!ASS WOMEN FESTIVAL

Latin Standards, directed by David Schweizer, is Marga Gomez’s new solo piece about fathers, entertainment, gentrification, drag, and cafe Cubano. Marga revisits the triumphs and demons of her father Willy Chevalier: comedian, producer, songwriter, Cafe El Pico spokesperson, and prominent figure in…

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BAAD!ASS WOMEN FESTIVAL
Latin Standards, directed by David Schweizer, is Marga Gomez’s new solo piece about fathers, entertainment, gentrification, drag, and cafe Cubano. Marga revisits the triumphs and demons of her father Willy Chevalier: comedian, producer, songwriter, Cafe El Pico spokesperson, and prominent figure in…
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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop- "A Place to Stand: The Past and Present in Memoir Practice"

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop- "A Place to Stand: The Past and Present in Memoir Practice"

Poe Park Visitor Center

From Baca to Rodriguez, from Satrapi to Mártir, physical place serves as a kind of jumping off point for the writers of memoir and the readers that journey with them. In this workshop, we will explore the places that move stories forward and the histories we as writers carry from them. We will read…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop- "A Place to Stand: The Past and Present in Memoir Practice"
From Baca to Rodriguez, from Satrapi to Mártir, physical place serves as a kind of jumping off point for the writers of memoir and the readers that journey with them. In this workshop, we will explore the places that move stories forward and the histories we as writers carry from them. We will read…
Poe Park Visitor Center 2640 Grand Concourse

BAAD!ASS WOMEN FESTIVAL

Latin Standards, directed by David Schweizer, is Marga Gomez’s new solo piece about fathers, entertainment, gentrification, drag, and cafe Cubano. Marga revisits the triumphs and demons of her father Willy Chevalier: comedian, producer, songwriter, Cafe El Pico spokesperson, and prominent figure in…

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BAAD!ASS WOMEN FESTIVAL
Latin Standards, directed by David Schweizer, is Marga Gomez’s new solo piece about fathers, entertainment, gentrification, drag, and cafe Cubano. Marga revisits the triumphs and demons of her father Willy Chevalier: comedian, producer, songwriter, Cafe El Pico spokesperson, and prominent figure in…
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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "Financial Literacy for Artists: Session 1"

Artist Sustainability Workshop - "Financial Literacy for Artists: Session 1"

The Bronx Brewery

Set yourself up with the knowledge to make good financial decisions in 2019! Designed and led by Creative Capital Awardee Amy Smith, a working artist with expertise in bookkeeping, budgeting, tax preparation, and financial management, this workshop is designed to better your financial management skills…

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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "Financial Literacy for Artists: Session 1"
Set yourself up with the knowledge to make good financial decisions in 2019! Designed and led by Creative Capital Awardee Amy Smith, a working artist with expertise in bookkeeping, budgeting, tax preparation, and financial management, this workshop is designed to better your financial management skills…
The Bronx Brewery 856 E 136th St

Cultural Assets Mapping Community Conversation at BAAD!

BAAD!

These meetings will provide an opportunity for Bronx residents to hear about BCA’s new cultural assets mapping initiative, as well as an opportunity for BCA to learn from community members about your needs and priorities around arts and culture. We look to you – our Bronx community members – to…

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Cultural Assets Mapping Community Conversation at BAAD!
These meetings will provide an opportunity for Bronx residents to hear about BCA’s new cultural assets mapping initiative, as well as an opportunity for BCA to learn from community members about your needs and priorities around arts and culture. We look to you – our Bronx community members – to…
BAAD! 2474 Westchester Avenue,

Spoken Word Open Mic

Mon Amour Coffee & Wine

Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.

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Spoken Word Open Mic
Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.
Mon Amour Coffee & Wine 234 W. 238th St.
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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - "Family Trouble: Writing about Family in Creative Nonfiction"

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - "Family Trouble: Writing about Family in Creative Nonfiction"

NYPL | Kingsbridge

Writing our lives often means writing about our families. Family is our first mirror and how we first define ourselves, and that’s why writing about them is one of the trickiest aspects of memoir writing. We can’t get away from these people and how they’ve shaped us, but how fair is it to put them…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - "Family Trouble: Writing about Family in Creative Nonfiction"
Writing our lives often means writing about our families. Family is our first mirror and how we first define ourselves, and that’s why writing about them is one of the trickiest aspects of memoir writing. We can’t get away from these people and how they’ve shaped us, but how fair is it to put them…
NYPL | Kingsbridge 291 W 231st Street

Family Storytelling Workshop: Tradiciones del Bronx/Bronx Traditions

Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education

Participants will first learn to tell a fun and important first-person story about a tradition in the Bronx they want to continue, or a tradition they want to understand better. Then participants will learn to integrate live or recorded music, or dance, or video to their performance to create a multimedia…

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Family Storytelling Workshop: Tradiciones del Bronx/Bronx Traditions
Participants will first learn to tell a fun and important first-person story about a tradition in the Bronx they want to continue, or a tradition they want to understand better. Then participants will learn to integrate live or recorded music, or dance, or video to their performance to create a multimedia…
Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education 928 Simpson St
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Artist Sustainability Workshop - Kickstarter 101: Crowdfunding for Artists and Community-Centered Projects

Artist Sustainability Workshop - Kickstarter 101: Crowdfunding for Artists and Community-Centered Projects

Poe Park Visitor Center

From noted artists Pope. L to CTRL+SHFT to the Royal Academy of Arts, artists, collectives, and institutions crowdfund to galvanize their community and get their next project funded. Led by Kickstarter's Arts Outreach Specialist Daniel Sharp, discuss the tips, tricks, and lessons learned when framing…

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Artist Sustainability Workshop - Kickstarter 101: Crowdfunding for Artists and Community-Centered Projects
From noted artists Pope. L to CTRL+SHFT to the Royal Academy of Arts, artists, collectives, and institutions crowdfund to galvanize their community and get their next project funded. Led by Kickstarter's Arts Outreach Specialist Daniel Sharp, discuss the tips, tricks, and lessons learned when framing…
Poe Park Visitor Center 2640 Grand Concourse

Theater Project Performance: We Have Ire

Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education

Join us for the multidisciplinary theater project, We Have Iré, combines spoken word and theater from Flores, with live jazz music from artists Yosvany Terry, modern dance from Ramon Ramos Alayo and hip-hop beats from DJ Leydis. Directed by Rosalba Rolón.

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Theater Project Performance: We Have Ire
Join us for the multidisciplinary theater project, We Have Iré, combines spoken word and theater from Flores, with live jazz music from artists Yosvany Terry, modern dance from Ramon Ramos Alayo and hip-hop beats from DJ Leydis. Directed by Rosalba Rolón.
Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education 928 Simpson St
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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "Financial Literacy for Artists: Session 2"

The Bronx Brewery

Set yourself up with the knowledge to make good financial decisions in 2019! Designed and led by Creative Capital Awardee Amy Smith, a working artist with expertise in bookkeeping, budgeting, tax preparation, and financial management, this workshop is designed to better your financial management skills…

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Artist Sustainability Workshop - "Financial Literacy for Artists: Session 2"
Set yourself up with the knowledge to make good financial decisions in 2019! Designed and led by Creative Capital Awardee Amy Smith, a working artist with expertise in bookkeeping, budgeting, tax preparation, and financial management, this workshop is designed to better your financial management skills…
The Bronx Brewery 856 E 136th St

Cultural Assets Mapping Community Conversation at the Parkchester NYPL

Parkchester NYPL

These meetings will provide an opportunity for Bronx residents to hear about BCA’s new cultural assets mapping initiative, as well as an opportunity for BCA to learn from community members about your needs and priorities around arts and culture. We look to you – our Bronx community members – to…

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Cultural Assets Mapping Community Conversation at the Parkchester NYPL
These meetings will provide an opportunity for Bronx residents to hear about BCA’s new cultural assets mapping initiative, as well as an opportunity for BCA to learn from community members about your needs and priorities around arts and culture. We look to you – our Bronx community members – to…
Parkchester NYPL 1985 Westchester Avenue

Spirit of Aña: Women & Trap Drums

Bronx Music Heritage Center

To celebrate Women’s History Month, this edition of our Spirit of Aña series will feature women who play the drum set, the only instrument invented in the United States. With Sylvia Cuenca, Sherrie Maricle, Lucianna Padmore, Elena Conn and Misia Vessio.

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Spirit of Aña: Women & Trap Drums
To celebrate Women’s History Month, this edition of our Spirit of Aña series will feature women who play the drum set, the only instrument invented in the United States. With Sylvia Cuenca, Sherrie Maricle, Lucianna Padmore, Elena Conn and Misia Vessio.
Bronx Music Heritage Center 1303 Louis Nine Blvd
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See Yourself / Be Yourself: A Journey to Success

Parkchester NYPL

A Musical and Spoken Word Celebration of Bronx Women by storyteller Paula Ralph Birkett Some view the Bronx as the neglected borough. Yet it has produced a Supreme Court Justice, award winning entertainers, and recently a young politician changing Congress. What made these women succeed? Storyteller…

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See Yourself / Be Yourself: A Journey to Success
A Musical and Spoken Word Celebration of Bronx Women by storyteller Paula Ralph Birkett Some view the Bronx as the neglected borough. Yet it has produced a Supreme Court Justice, award winning entertainers, and recently a young politician changing Congress. What made these women succeed? Storyteller…
Parkchester NYPL 1985 Westchester Avenue
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Celebrate Bronx Women: See Yourself / Be Yourself

Parkchester NYPL

Some view the Bronx as the neglected borough. Yet it has produced a Supreme Court Justice, award winning entertainers, and recently a young politician changing Congress. What made these women succeed? Storyteller Paula Ralph Birkett explores their journey and more through original music, theatrical…

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Celebrate Bronx Women: See Yourself / Be Yourself
Some view the Bronx as the neglected borough. Yet it has produced a Supreme Court Justice, award winning entertainers, and recently a young politician changing Congress. What made these women succeed? Storyteller Paula Ralph Birkett explores their journey and more through original music, theatrical…
Parkchester NYPL 1985 Westchester Avenue
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Bronx Memoir Project - On Language: Breaking Down the Barrier

Bronx Memoir Project - On Language: Breaking Down the Barrier

NYPL | Kingsbridge

Language is always shifting, mutating, and expanding, and the way we all talk depends on influences from languages other than English--this is especially true for those of us who are bilingual or multilingual. Incorporating bilingual elements is more than just a flourish. In this workshop, we will explore…

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Bronx Memoir Project - On Language: Breaking Down the Barrier
Language is always shifting, mutating, and expanding, and the way we all talk depends on influences from languages other than English--this is especially true for those of us who are bilingual or multilingual. Incorporating bilingual elements is more than just a flourish. In this workshop, we will explore…
NYPL | Kingsbridge 291 W 231st Street

Bronx Rising! La Petenera: Woman of Mystery

Bronx Music Heritage Center

Celebrating Women’s History Month, our Bronx Rising focuses on the woman of mystery through the petenera - a song style featured in different genres from Spain to Mexico. We will showcase flamenco, Mexican son huasteco, son guerrense and son jarocho forms of the song, with performances by Alfonso Cid,…

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Bronx Rising! La Petenera: Woman of Mystery
Celebrating Women’s History Month, our Bronx Rising focuses on the woman of mystery through the petenera - a song style featured in different genres from Spain to Mexico. We will showcase flamenco, Mexican son huasteco, son guerrense and son jarocho forms of the song, with performances by Alfonso Cid,…
Bronx Music Heritage Center 1303 Louis Nine Blvd
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FOREVER FREESTYLE 13 @ LEHMAN CENTER

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods in association with SAL ABBATIELLO of Fever Records presents for the thirteenth year in a row the Latin-flavored Dance Music Sensation, with FOREVER FREESTYLE 13 on Saturday, March 16th, 2019 at 8pm. To Latino teenagers in the late ‘80s and early…

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FOREVER FREESTYLE 13 @ LEHMAN CENTER
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods in association with SAL ABBATIELLO of Fever Records presents for the thirteenth year in a row the Latin-flavored Dance Music Sensation, with FOREVER FREESTYLE 13 on Saturday, March 16th, 2019 at 8pm. To Latino teenagers in the late ‘80s and early…
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts 250 Bedford Park Blvd West
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Short Story Discussion

KRVC

A look at Frank O'Connor's short story "The American Wife" quick read followed by discussion and light refreshments

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Short Story Discussion
A look at Frank O'Connor's short story "The American Wife" quick read followed by discussion and light refreshments
KRVC 505 W 236th St
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Spoken Word Open Mic

Mon Amour Coffee & Wine

Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.

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Spoken Word Open Mic
Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.
Mon Amour Coffee & Wine 234 W. 238th St.
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Feelings of Home: Folk Culture and Memory Exhibition

Feelings of Home: Folk Culture and Memory Exhibition

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

History and expression are experienced through movement, textiles, clothing, and other modes of representation that intersect with day-to-day experience. Feelings of Home explores this idea, centering local dancers, textile artists, and game-makers, among others, who work to preserve collective memory…

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Feelings of Home: Folk Culture and Memory Exhibition
History and expression are experienced through movement, textiles, clothing, and other modes of representation that intersect with day-to-day experience. Feelings of Home explores this idea, centering local dancers, textile artists, and game-makers, among others, who work to preserve collective memory…
Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos 450 Grand Concourse, Rm C-190

Opening Reception- Feelings of Home: Folk Culture and Memory Exhibition

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

History and expression are experienced through movement, textiles, clothing, and other modes of representation that intersect with day-to-day experience. Feelings of Home explores this idea, centering local dancers, textile artists, and game-makers, among others, who work to preserve collective memory…

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Opening Reception- Feelings of Home: Folk Culture and Memory Exhibition
History and expression are experienced through movement, textiles, clothing, and other modes of representation that intersect with day-to-day experience. Feelings of Home explores this idea, centering local dancers, textile artists, and game-makers, among others, who work to preserve collective memory…
Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos 450 Grand Concourse, Rm C-190

College & Career Expo "Dream It & Be It" - Free

Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education

Join us at the College & Career Expo! Register Today! - If You Are The First In Your Family To Attend College: The Expo was designed to provide guidance and financial assistance to minority students from underserved and underrepresented communities. - If You Want Practical Advice About College Applications,…

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College & Career Expo "Dream It & Be It" - Free
Join us at the College & Career Expo! Register Today! - If You Are The First In Your Family To Attend College: The Expo was designed to provide guidance and financial assistance to minority students from underserved and underrepresented communities. - If You Want Practical Advice About College Applications,…
Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education 928 Simpson St

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - On Location: Bronx Stand Up!

NYPL Mott Haven

One of the best ways to bring a reader into the world of your writing is to create an immersive setting. In this workshop, we will look at different techniques for establishing a sense of place, both by capturing concrete details of an environment and by focusing on the ways that place influences voice,…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - On Location: Bronx Stand Up!
One of the best ways to bring a reader into the world of your writing is to create an immersive setting. In this workshop, we will look at different techniques for establishing a sense of place, both by capturing concrete details of an environment and by focusing on the ways that place influences voice,…
NYPL Mott Haven 321 E 140th St

Bronx Living Legends Concert: Luz Soliz

Bronx Music Heritage Center

Join us at Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture as we honor artist and activist Luz Soliz, best known for her well-established dance troupes - such as the Wabafu Garifuna Dance Theatre - and for serving as a champion of Garifuna culture through music, dance and language. Admission: $10 at the door

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Bronx Living Legends Concert: Luz Soliz
Join us at Hostos Center for the Arts & Culture as we honor artist and activist Luz Soliz, best known for her well-established dance troupes - such as the Wabafu Garifuna Dance Theatre - and for serving as a champion of Garifuna culture through music, dance and language. Admission: $10 at the door
Bronx Music Heritage Center 1303 Louis Nine Blvd
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The World Famous Salsa Band, GRUPO NICHE Dazzling Concert @ Lehman Center

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods present the return of GRUPO NICHE for a dazzling concert on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 at 8pm. One of the world’s most popular Salsa groups, Grupo Niche is known for both uptempo and vigorous dance music as well as slower-paced salsa romántica numbers.…

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The World Famous Salsa Band, GRUPO NICHE Dazzling Concert @ Lehman Center
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods present the return of GRUPO NICHE for a dazzling concert on Saturday, March 23rd, 2019 at 8pm. One of the world’s most popular Salsa groups, Grupo Niche is known for both uptempo and vigorous dance music as well as slower-paced salsa romántica numbers.…
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts 250 Bedford Park Blvd West
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2nd Annual Young Artist Showcase: Bambula Re-remember Family Celebration

Join us as we celebrate the greatness of the Young Artists of Casita Maria with DJ music and food.

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2nd Annual Young Artist Showcase: Bambula Re-remember Family Celebration
Join us as we celebrate the greatness of the Young Artists of Casita Maria with DJ music and food.
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Brush the Bronx! Book Signing with Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa

KRVC

Club KRVC and Brush The Bronx! Invites you to attend an evening in Riverdale with Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa as she reads from the 10th Anniversary edition of Daughters of the Stone. Bring your book and get it signed! (Copies will be available for sale.) Seating is limited. Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa, is former…

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Brush the Bronx! Book Signing with Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa
Club KRVC and Brush The Bronx! Invites you to attend an evening in Riverdale with Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa as she reads from the 10th Anniversary edition of Daughters of the Stone. Bring your book and get it signed! (Copies will be available for sale.) Seating is limited. Dahlma Llanos-Figueroa, is former…
KRVC 505 W 236th St
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For C.J. at BAAD!

BAAD!

Join us at BAAD! for the preview of Davalois Fearon's newest piece For C.J. For C.J. is dedicated to Artistic Director Davalois Fearon’s nephew C.J., who was the victim of a fatal asthma attack in 2017. It uses nature to explore themes of loss and remembrance. For C.J. celebrates C.J.’s life by telling…

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For C.J. at BAAD!
Join us at BAAD! for the preview of Davalois Fearon's newest piece For C.J. For C.J. is dedicated to Artistic Director Davalois Fearon’s nephew C.J., who was the victim of a fatal asthma attack in 2017. It uses nature to explore themes of loss and remembrance. For C.J. celebrates C.J.’s life by telling…
BAAD! 2474 Westchester Avenue,
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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - "When the Muse is Muscle & Memory"

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - "When the Muse is Muscle & Memory"

Poe Park Visitor Center

Our eyes whisper truths, our lungs scream sorrows and our feet straddle and strut between the past and the present. Our bodies are vessels for storytelling. This generative writing workshop led by Peggy Robles-Alvarado, open to all genres and all writing levels, pulls at memories we carry within our…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop - "When the Muse is Muscle & Memory"
Our eyes whisper truths, our lungs scream sorrows and our feet straddle and strut between the past and the present. Our bodies are vessels for storytelling. This generative writing workshop led by Peggy Robles-Alvarado, open to all genres and all writing levels, pulls at memories we carry within our…
Poe Park Visitor Center 2640 Grand Concourse

For C.J. at BAAD!

BAAD!

Join us at BAAD! for the preview of Davalois Fearon's newest piece For C.J. For C.J. is dedicated to Artistic Director Davalois Fearon’s nephew C.J., who was the victim of a fatal asthma attack in 2017. It uses nature to explore themes of loss and remembrance. For C.J. celebrates C.J.’s life by telling…

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For C.J. at BAAD!
Join us at BAAD! for the preview of Davalois Fearon's newest piece For C.J. For C.J. is dedicated to Artistic Director Davalois Fearon’s nephew C.J., who was the victim of a fatal asthma attack in 2017. It uses nature to explore themes of loss and remembrance. For C.J. celebrates C.J.’s life by telling…
BAAD! 2474 Westchester Avenue,
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RUBEN SINGS LUTHER @ LEHMAN CENTER FOR CENTER

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods is proud to present American Idol winner and Grammy- nominated singer Ruben Studdard as he passionately performs RUBIN SINGS LUTHER - Always & Forever, a beautiful tribute concert to his hero Luther Vandross on Saturday, March 30 th , 2019 at 8pm.

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RUBEN SINGS LUTHER @ LEHMAN CENTER FOR CENTER
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods is proud to present American Idol winner and Grammy- nominated singer Ruben Studdard as he passionately performs RUBIN SINGS LUTHER - Always & Forever, a beautiful tribute concert to his hero Luther Vandross on Saturday, March 30 th , 2019 at 8pm.
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts 250 Bedford Park Blvd West
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Art in the Basin Open Mic

Mon Amour Coffee & Wine

Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Help us celebrate the series' second anniversary as we feature special guest readers throughout the month of April. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.

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Art in the Basin Open Mic
Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Help us celebrate the series' second anniversary as we feature special guest readers throughout the month of April. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.
Mon Amour Coffee & Wine 234 W. 238th St.
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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Ultimate Storytelling

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Ultimate Storytelling

BronxArtSpace

Memoir can be the ultimate storytelling tool for speaking truth to power and using our voice. So how do we intentionally use our voices to feel heard and have an effective impact both for our own healing and the world at large?In this writing workshop, we will use memoir and other storytelling and writing…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Ultimate Storytelling
Memoir can be the ultimate storytelling tool for speaking truth to power and using our voice. So how do we intentionally use our voices to feel heard and have an effective impact both for our own healing and the world at large?In this writing workshop, we will use memoir and other storytelling and writing…
BronxArtSpace 305 E 140th St

Noche Caliente @ Lehman Center!

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts

Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods is thrilled to present NOCHE CALIENTE a special Night to Remember with three of Salsa’s superstar pioneers – three time GRAMMY Award-winning artist ROBERTO BLADES, and the GRAMMY-nominated artists FRANKIE NEGRÓN and BRENDA K STARR on Saturday,…

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Noche Caliente @ Lehman Center!
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts and Goya Foods is thrilled to present NOCHE CALIENTE a special Night to Remember with three of Salsa’s superstar pioneers – three time GRAMMY Award-winning artist ROBERTO BLADES, and the GRAMMY-nominated artists FRANKIE NEGRÓN and BRENDA K STARR on Saturday,…
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts 250 Bedford Park Blvd West
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Bronx Salon with Weston Sprott

Diacou Home

Metropolitan Opera trombonist Weston Sprott has a distinguished orchestral, chamber, and solo career. A dedicated teacher, Sprott currently heads the brass department at Mannes College and holds faculty positions at numerous other schools, in addition to collaborating with organizations like Play On…

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Bronx Salon with Weston Sprott
Metropolitan Opera trombonist Weston Sprott has a distinguished orchestral, chamber, and solo career. A dedicated teacher, Sprott currently heads the brass department at Mannes College and holds faculty positions at numerous other schools, in addition to collaborating with organizations like Play On…
Diacou Home 4530 Delafield Ave
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Artist Sustainability Workshop Series: Community Engagement using Winning Commissions at Public Art Spaces

Artist Sustainability Workshop Series: Community Engagement using Winning Commissions at Public Art Spaces

Community Board 12

Learn how to maneuver through the proposal process, make choices for the subject and pre-execution of the work, learn how to procure materials, obtain work permits, and handle contract negotiations. Learn more about the levels of interaction with public administrators, community organizations, and municipal…

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Artist Sustainability Workshop Series: Community Engagement using Winning Commissions at Public Art Spaces
Learn how to maneuver through the proposal process, make choices for the subject and pre-execution of the work, learn how to procure materials, obtain work permits, and handle contract negotiations. Learn more about the levels of interaction with public administrators, community organizations, and municipal…
Community Board 12 4101 White Plains Road
Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Mapping Your Memoir

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Mapping Your Memoir

NYPL | Kingsbridge

Biographies are composed chronologically, but memoir is a poetic and jazzy literary genre that welcomes a creative approach to structure. In this workshop, we’ll learn how a memoir can be structured around patterns, juxtapositions, and connections. We’ll look at some inspiring models and then create…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Mapping Your Memoir
Biographies are composed chronologically, but memoir is a poetic and jazzy literary genre that welcomes a creative approach to structure. In this workshop, we’ll learn how a memoir can be structured around patterns, juxtapositions, and connections. We’ll look at some inspiring models and then create…
NYPL | Kingsbridge 291 W 231st Street

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Creative Revision: How to Fine Tune Your Memoir

BronxArtSpace

When revising a manuscript, writers often feel overwhelmed when confronting the false starts, messy scraps, and weak sentences that seep into an early draft. In this workshop, we’ll discuss a variety of appealing, effective, and creative approaches to revision that can be customized for your project.…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Creative Revision: How to Fine Tune Your Memoir
When revising a manuscript, writers often feel overwhelmed when confronting the false starts, messy scraps, and weak sentences that seep into an early draft. In this workshop, we’ll discuss a variety of appealing, effective, and creative approaches to revision that can be customized for your project.…
BronxArtSpace 305 E 140th St

Bronx Rising! The Caribbean Roots of Jazzin’ & Jammin'

Bronx Music Heritage Center

In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, we explore the Haitian influences on the birth of jazz in New Orleans, with a discussion led by ethnomusicologist Lois Wilcken, Professor of Francophone Studies Wilson Décembre, and musicians Bobby Sanabria and Miguel Andres Tejada. Featuring performances by…

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Bronx Rising! The Caribbean Roots of Jazzin’ & Jammin'
In celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month, we explore the Haitian influences on the birth of jazz in New Orleans, with a discussion led by ethnomusicologist Lois Wilcken, Professor of Francophone Studies Wilson Décembre, and musicians Bobby Sanabria and Miguel Andres Tejada. Featuring performances by…
Bronx Music Heritage Center 1303 Louis Nine Blvd
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2019-2020 Artist-In-Residence Info Sessions

Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling

Calling all visual artists from the Tri-State area! For more information, guidelines, eligibility, selection criteria and application, please visit www.sugarhillmuseum.org/air-2019. INFO SESSIONS: Tuesday, March 12 and Monday, April 1 6:00 - 7:30pm RSVP at sugarhillmuseum.org/air-2019 Application deadline…

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2019-2020 Artist-In-Residence Info Sessions
Calling all visual artists from the Tri-State area! For more information, guidelines, eligibility, selection criteria and application, please visit www.sugarhillmuseum.org/air-2019. INFO SESSIONS: Tuesday, March 12 and Monday, April 1 6:00 - 7:30pm RSVP at sugarhillmuseum.org/air-2019 Application deadline…
Sugar Hill Children's Museum of Art & Storytelling 898 St. Nicholas Avenue @ 155th Street
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Art in the Basin Open Mic

Mon Amour Coffee & Wine

Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Help us celebrate the series' second anniversary as we feature special guest readers throughout the month of April. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.

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Art in the Basin Open Mic
Join co-hosts Amy Joy Robateau and Tim W. Brown at the biweekly Art in the Basin open mic. Help us celebrate the series' second anniversary as we feature special guest readers throughout the month of April. Poetry, fiction, storytelling, all genres invited.
Mon Amour Coffee & Wine 234 W. 238th St.
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Poetry Through Movement Workshop With Daya Arts

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

Learn how to tell a story in the traditional Indian way during this free workshop on the art of Abhinayaopen to all ages. In Indian classical dance, Abhinaya is the subtle use of hand gestures, facial expressions and body language. Abhinaya, movements can be used as a device to metaphorically narrate…

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Poetry Through Movement Workshop With Daya Arts
Learn how to tell a story in the traditional Indian way during this free workshop on the art of Abhinayaopen to all ages. In Indian classical dance, Abhinaya is the subtle use of hand gestures, facial expressions and body language. Abhinaya, movements can be used as a device to metaphorically narrate…
Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos 450 Grand Concourse, Rm C-190

Poetic Affair

Lehman Stages - The SET

Poetic Affair LEHMAN STAGES Join us at our monthly poetry showcase! Come sign up for the slam, inspire and be inspired! Sign up begins at 7pm, slam begins at 7:30pm Hosted by R.Q.Tek See you soon!! $5 suggested donation The SET @ Lehman College In the Speech and Theatre Building 250 Bedford Park…

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Poetic Affair
Poetic Affair LEHMAN STAGES Join us at our monthly poetry showcase! Come sign up for the slam, inspire and be inspired! Sign up begins at 7pm, slam begins at 7:30pm Hosted by R.Q.Tek See you soon!! $5 suggested donation The SET @ Lehman College In the Speech and Theatre Building 250 Bedford Park…
Lehman Stages - The SET 250 Bedford Park Blvd West
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Bochinchando: Bronx Comedy Stage

Bronx Music Heritage Center

Hosted by the hilarious Bill Santiago, known for his Comedy Central and CNN specials, our Bronx comedy showcase will feature local comedians Gastor Almonte, Pedro Gonzalez, and Atheer Yacoub. Parental advisory: Content may include adult language and themes. Free and open to the public.

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Bochinchando: Bronx Comedy Stage
Hosted by the hilarious Bill Santiago, known for his Comedy Central and CNN specials, our Bronx comedy showcase will feature local comedians Gastor Almonte, Pedro Gonzalez, and Atheer Yacoub. Parental advisory: Content may include adult language and themes. Free and open to the public.
Bronx Music Heritage Center 1303 Louis Nine Blvd
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COMIC CULTURE: DYNAMIC BRONX

The Bronx Museum Of The Arts

COMIC CULTURE: DYNAMIC BRONX Free Cartoon classes for kids age 9 - 14 We focus on comics, manga, writing and even basic Photoshop using the multicultural legends of Bronx to tell our thrilling tales. Guest speakers will include industry pros. Art supplies provided. The first class is Saturday, April…

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COMIC CULTURE: DYNAMIC BRONX
COMIC CULTURE: DYNAMIC BRONX Free Cartoon classes for kids age 9 - 14 We focus on comics, manga, writing and even basic Photoshop using the multicultural legends of Bronx to tell our thrilling tales. Guest speakers will include industry pros. Art supplies provided. The first class is Saturday, April…
The Bronx Museum Of The Arts 1040 Grand Concourse
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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Let Me Provide Some Context

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Let Me Provide Some Context

NYPL | Kingsbridge

Inspired by April’s Poetry Month, this week’s workshop will be led by BostonPoet Laureate Porsha Olayiwola: Often times, a poem is built around the information the writer has provided. More times than not, transcendent poems leave a reader with a sense of wonder and mystery, by sometimes, not providing…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: Let Me Provide Some Context
Inspired by April’s Poetry Month, this week’s workshop will be led by BostonPoet Laureate Porsha Olayiwola: Often times, a poem is built around the information the writer has provided. More times than not, transcendent poems leave a reader with a sense of wonder and mystery, by sometimes, not providing…
NYPL | Kingsbridge 291 W 231st Street

Poetry Journal

Parkchester NYPL

Craft your own poetry journal with us! Using words and images, patrons will create a poetry journal for them to keep. No registration required. Materials will be provided.

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Poetry Journal
Craft your own poetry journal with us! Using words and images, patrons will create a poetry journal for them to keep. No registration required. Materials will be provided.
Parkchester NYPL 1985 Westchester Avenue
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Write Like a Poet

Parkchester NYPL

Get inspired to write poetry! In this workshop, we will read three poems and analyze their form, content, and structure. We will then use these poems as inspiration, and participants will create their own original works. No Registration Required.

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Write Like a Poet
Get inspired to write poetry! In this workshop, we will read three poems and analyze their form, content, and structure. We will then use these poems as inspiration, and participants will create their own original works. No Registration Required.
Parkchester NYPL 1985 Westchester Avenue
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Poetry Read-In

Parkchester NYPL

Share your passion for poetry at Parkchester's Poetry Read-In. Participants are encouraged to read out works by their favorite poet or bring in original works. No experience reading poetry required. No Registration Required.

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Poetry Read-In
Share your passion for poetry at Parkchester's Poetry Read-In. Participants are encouraged to read out works by their favorite poet or bring in original works. No experience reading poetry required. No Registration Required.
Parkchester NYPL 1985 Westchester Avenue
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Poetry Reading

NYPL - Morris Park

Ricardo Alberto Maldonado is a poet and translator who was born and raised in Puerto Rico. His poems and translations have appeared in Boston Review, DIAGRAM, Guernica, and Sidebrow, and his translation work on Colaterales/collateral by Dinapiera Di Donato can be found in the New York Public Library.…

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Poetry Reading
Ricardo Alberto Maldonado is a poet and translator who was born and raised in Puerto Rico. His poems and translations have appeared in Boston Review, DIAGRAM, Guernica, and Sidebrow, and his translation work on Colaterales/collateral by Dinapiera Di Donato can be found in the New York Public Library.…
NYPL - Morris Park 985 Morris Park Avenue
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Poetry Readings Part 2

NYPL - Morris Park

Lynn Melnick is the author of several poetry collections Landscape with Sex and Violence (2017) and If I Should Say I Have Hope (2012) and has edited and contributed to number of other collections. She was a former fellow at the New York Public Library’s Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers and…

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Poetry Readings Part 2
Lynn Melnick is the author of several poetry collections Landscape with Sex and Violence (2017) and If I Should Say I Have Hope (2012) and has edited and contributed to number of other collections. She was a former fellow at the New York Public Library’s Cullman Center for Scholars and Writers and…
NYPL - Morris Park 985 Morris Park Avenue
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Artist Sustainability Workshop Series: Portfolio Basics for Exhibiting Artists and Photographers

The Van Cortlandt House Museum

Learn how to create an effective portfolio or enhance your current one to gain entrance into the gallery or museum of your dreams. It is important that your portfolio catches the eye of curators before your work is installed. This session will offer the necessary tools to a successful portfolio. Open…

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Artist Sustainability Workshop Series: Portfolio Basics for Exhibiting Artists and Photographers
Learn how to create an effective portfolio or enhance your current one to gain entrance into the gallery or museum of your dreams. It is important that your portfolio catches the eye of curators before your work is installed. This session will offer the necessary tools to a successful portfolio. Open…
The Van Cortlandt House Museum 6036 Broadway, Van Cortlandt Park
Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: What's Lost Away from Home

Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: What's Lost Away from Home

Poe Park Visitor Center

Most of us New Yorkers are transplants from other cities or immigrants from other countries. We're united by both MTA problems and the crushing feeling of loss. We love this city of dreams deeply, yet miss the lives we once had. For native New Yorkers, loss of home could include gentrification. Nostalgia…

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Bronx Memoir Project Workshop: What's Lost Away from Home
Most of us New Yorkers are transplants from other cities or immigrants from other countries. We're united by both MTA problems and the crushing feeling of loss. We love this city of dreams deeply, yet miss the lives we once had. For native New Yorkers, loss of home could include gentrification. Nostalgia…
Poe Park Visitor Center 2640 Grand Concourse

Art in the Air Presents: Poetry in the Air

Parkchester NYPL

Art in the Air is back with Artist Ruth Marshall featuring Poet Orlando Ferrand. Let’s decorate the courtyard with balloons using colorful words, letters and the language of poetry by YOU for our library community.

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Art in the Air Presents: Poetry in the Air
Art in the Air is back with Artist Ruth Marshall featuring Poet Orlando Ferrand. Let’s decorate the courtyard with balloons using colorful words, letters and the language of poetry by YOU for our library community.
Parkchester NYPL 1985 Westchester Avenue
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Seniors painting exhibition

PSS Highbride

Seniors from PSS Highbridge are showing their paintings made during Su Casa Program painting workshop with Aida Miró.

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Seniors painting exhibition
Seniors from PSS Highbridge are showing their paintings made during Su Casa Program painting workshop with Aida Miró.
PSS Highbride 1181 nelson avenue 2nd Floor