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Look Closer, An Exhibition of Surrealist Drawing at Hell Gate Arts, Mott Haven, Bronx

BXNYCreative and Hell Gate Arts are pleased to present the work of three New York based artists who explore human nature and themes of interconnectedness through surrealist drawing. Organized by independent curators Laura James and Eileen Walsh, who work under the name BXNYCreative, this exhibition features drawings, painting, and sculpture by artists Janita Lanzó, Alexis Duque, and Rafael Melendez.

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A New Space to Connect: Chashama opens second artist workspace in the Bronx

CLICK ON THUMBNAIL TO SEE FULL IMAGE In a borough where affordable workspaces for artists are few and far between, Chashama’s Space to Connect program is a welcome addition to the Bronx. Chashama has been transforming dormant spaces throughout the city for nearly 25 years. Their goal of “supporting artists by giving them space to

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Chashama, Space to Connect: The Bronx collaboration with Dunn

Chashama, in collaboration with Dunn Development Corporation, is offering Work Space to artists in exchange for creating and delivering dynamic educational and/or cultural programming for the residents of Dunn’s supportive housing community. Bronx based artists who are committed to practicing their art while also engaging, teaching, and inspiring the local community are encouraged to apply. Bi-lingual and long term Bronx based artists receive high priority in this program.

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‘A Cultural Happening’ Live Painting Event, Summer & Fall 2018 @The Point CDC

The Ngozy Art Collective Presents ‘A Cultural Happening’ Live Painting Event Summer & Fall 2018 @The Point CDC CLICK ON THUMBNAIL TO SEE FULL PHOTO

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Artists Call for Bench Design at McInnis Cement Greenway | Info Session – Wednesday, October 17, 2pm

October 1, 2018 Dear Artists! McInnis Cement (McInnis) and Oak Point Property LLC (OPP) invite artists to an information session so that you might participate in a competition for the design of 5 benches along the Oak Point Greenway. This unique partnership represents the best of our industrial neighbors on the Hunts Point Peninsula. It
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SHE BUILT NYC OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS – Deadline, Sept 30, 2018

SHE BUILT NYC OPEN CALL FOR ARTISTS The City of New York seeks artists interested in creating a public monument that honors women’s history. If you are such an artist, please click here to apply by September 30, 2018 at 11:59PM. CLICK HERE FOR FULL PROSPECTUS BACKGROUND On June 20, 2018 First Lady Chirlane McCray,

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Full-Time Job Opportunities at Bronx Council on the Arts

Bronx Council on the Arts is hiring! Become part of one of the Bronx’s leading cultural agencies. Join the Bronx Council on the Arts’ team and help serve local artists, art organizations, and the entire community through cultural programming. Click for more information and application: Art Gallery Manager (Full-Time) Executive Assistant (Full-Time) Operations Manager (Full

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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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