BX200 News/Blog

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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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 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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