BX200 News/Blog

BRONX NOW Group Exhibition

Bronx Now, Opening Reception, Saturday July 14, 6-9PM, on view through September 8, 2018 at the newly re-opened Bronx River Art Center. This exhibition looks at a cross section of artwork being made in the Bronx today. It is comprised of 16 artists working in mediums of sculpture, work on paper, photography, painting, digital art, graffiti art, textiles and living art.
Participating Artists: John Ahearn, Benton C Bainbridge, Roy Baizan, Michael Paul Britto, Julius “Tkid 170” Cavero, CES, Ivan Gaete, Samantha Holmes, Heidi L. Johnson, MRS, Devon Rodriguez, Shellyne Rodriguez, Moses Ros-Suárez, Edgar Santana, Rhynna M. Santos, and Natalie Collette Wood.

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Yemaya: ‘We Are Here Because You Were There’

Media performance art collaboration presented at the 10th year finale of the ONE STEP BEYOND party series at the American Museum of Natural History, NYC. Featuring conceptual design/sculpture series by Yelaine Rodriguez. Installation: Concept and Costume Design – Yelaine Rodriguez Live Video Projection Visuals – Melanie Gonzalez Art Performer – Dada Coz Media Design –

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Natural Phenomenon | Natalie C Wood Solo Exhibition at Andrew Freedman Home

The Andrew Freedman Home is pleased to present Natural Phenomenon, Natalie Collette Wood’s second solo exhibition at the Andrew Freedman Home. A reception will be held at the gallery on Friday, July 13, 2018, from 6-8 PM. Natural Phenomenon presents a two-part exhibition investigating the intimate relationship between home, nature, and spiritual environments through painting,

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OPEN CALL – DOT Art Program Community Commissions Request for Proposals | Deadline Friday, May 18, 11:59 pm

Artists are invited to apply to the Community Commissions 10th Anniversary open call! To commemorate its 10th Anniversary, DOT Art is soliciting proposals to commission temporary artwork in partnership with long standing agency collaborators for five signature sites that have been home to multiple art installations over the past ten years. Selected artworks may remain installed for up to 11 months and selected artists are eligible to receive up to $12,000 toward direct project costs.

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Bronx Children’s Museum Request for Qualifications (RFQ)

Bronx Children’s Museum is entering a significant phase of planning where we intend to work closely with the Bronx artist community. Therefore, we request that artists who are residents or have a strong connection to the Bronx respond to this RFQ.

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En Foco 2018 Photography Fellowship

The 3rd Annual En Foco Photography Fellowship is designed to support photographers of color who demonstrate the highest quality of work as determined by a photography panel of peers and industry professionals.

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Photos from Jamel Shabazz: Black Documents: Freedom

Another great event in the Bronx! We had a blast at the opening reception for Jamel Shabazz: Black Documents and Black Documents: Freedom, two photography exhibitions presented by Literary Freedom Project and curated by BX200’s Laura James.

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Huge Mural Opportunity (minimum of 2,650 sq ft) on the Lower East Side, NYC | Deadline: December 15, 2017

Site 5 DSA Owner LLC seeks proposals from artists for a mural on the façade of an exciting new development on the Lower East Side in the Essex Crossing project. The mural will be one of the largest of its kind in New York City.

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Open Call – Bronx River Art Center – Temporary Public Art for Starlight Park RFQ | Deadline: October 21st

Request for Qualifications: The Bronx River Art Center (BRAC) invites visual artists, designers, architects, landscape architects, and creative engineers with experience in arts productions in the public realm, to submit qualifications for consideration to produce temporary public art installations in the most recently completed segment of the Bronx River Greenway — Starlight Park. Applications will be accepted from professional artists over age 21 and not enrolled in school. Bronx-based artists are encouraged to apply.

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Creating a Website Using the WIX Platform – Saturday, October 14th at The Point

Our final professional development for artists workshop is October 14th at The Point! To apply, email us at bx200pd@gmail.com by October 7th if you’d like to attend. Limited to 15 participants, preference given to Bronx artists. Creating a Website Using the WIX Platform Saturday October 14th – 12pm-3pm at The Point CDC, 940 Garrison Ave,

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