BX200 News/Blog

SPLENDOUR | Natalie C. Wood at Freight+Volume​ Gallery Opening Sept 6th, 2019

September 6th through October 6th, 2019 Opening reception Friday, September 6th from 7-9:30 PM at Freight+Volume​ Gallery 97 Allen Street, New York NY 10002. The work in SPLENDOUR features keyed up versions of a fantasy life filled with fast cars, wild animals, and Vegas dancers distorted through repetition, physical rupture, and aggressive painting. The works

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Temporary Job Opportunity | Wave Hill – Glyndor Gallery Greeter

Job Description Glyndor Gallery Greeter Temporary Early September – November 2019 Wave Hill is a public garden and cultural center in the Bronx overlooking the Hudson River and Palisades. Its mission is to celebrate the artistry and legacy of its gardens and landscapes, to preserve its magnificent views, and to explore human connections to the

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OPEN CALL – Roosevelt Island Operating Corporation, Nellie Bly Memorial | Deadline July 12 at 3pm

RIOC seeks artists interested in creating a public monument that honors the achievements of Nellie Bly and continues an initiative to increase the number of statues on Roosevelt Island that commemorate the accomplishments of important women in New York’s history. The project’s budget will range from $250,000 to $500,000 and must include all project costs.

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Position Available | Bronx Children’s Museum – TEACHING ARTIST

The Bronx Children’s Museum seeks a Teaching Artist to lead our Summer Dream Big Program on Mondays, Tuesdays, and Thursdays in July and August 2019. Drawing on your knowledge, experience, ability and expertise, the Teaching Artist will provide fine instruction to children in 1st through 4th grade for surrounding our theme “Building Our Bronx”, program objectives, and goals.

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OPEN CALL – LEAD ARTISTS NYC Health + Hospitals Community Murals Project

NYC Health + Hospitals Arts in Medicine (AIM), with support from the Laurie M. Tisch Illumination Fund and the Mayor’s Fund to Advance New York City, is issuing a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for lead artists to work on the NYC Health + Hospitals Community Murals Project (CMP). Continuing the tradition established in the 1930s when the Works Progress Administration supported the creation of hundreds of murals across New York City’s public hospitals, the CMP will connect artists, local community members and hospital staff to re-imagine hospitals and promote greater neighborhood wellness.

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BX200 and ChaShaMa | The Non-Professional Development Workshop with Mary Ting, Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espejo, and Jodi Waynberg

Join us at ChaShaMa W23rd St Gallery for this special round table discussion with Mary Ting, Nicolás Dumit Estévez Raful Espejo, and Jodi Waynberg!

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BX200 and ChaShaMa | Spring 2019 Professional Development for Visual Artists

BX200 and ChaShaMa are pleased to offer Free Professional Development Workshops for Visual Artists this Spring!

Free for Artists but space is limited and Registration is required. Read more here –

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16th Annual YOHO Artists Open Studio – May 18 & 19, 2019

YOHO Artists is a collective of 50+ creative and diverse professionals whose work is exhibited throughout the NYC metro area in art galleries, museums, universities, and financial institutions.

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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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