FOREIGN / FAMILIAR: IMMIGRANTS IN THE BRONX

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Curated collectively by the Bronx Council on the Arts staff, Foreign/Familiar was generated through an Open Call for Bronx-based artists. It explores displacement and belonging, featuring works influenced, inspired, responding to or revolving around issues of voluntary and involuntary exile, migration, diaspora and statelessness.

January 9 – February 27, 2019 

Participating Artists & Collectives

Dennis Redmoon Darkeem | Nicky Enright | Kitchen Table Digital Diaspora Collective | Tijay Mohammed | Luis Stephenberg Alers | Musah Swallah

Curated by: Priyanka Das, Alex Lappin, Julia Pimes Mata, Bryan E. Glover, Viviana Bianchi

Public Programs & Events

Opening Reception
Wednesday, January 9, 2019 | 6:00-9:00PM

Home with America: A Virtual Reality (VR) Reunion
Wednesday, February 6, 2019 | 6:00-9:00PM

Closing Reception + Networking Event
Wednesday, February 27, 2019 | 6:00-9:00PM

Exhibition Catalog

FEELINGS OF HOME: FOLK CULTURE AND MEMORY

Feelings of Home brings together seven artists and collectives, and...

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Six Bronx artists envision alternate futures through collaborative installations that...