Archive for "Art"

Residents unite to denounce gun violence

Residents unite to denounce gun violence

Hugs, tears, and stories were shared at The Bronx Documentary Center in Melrose in March, as anti-violence advocates hosted “A Night of Remembrance,” in honor of loved ones lost to gun violence.

Photo exhibit pictures South Bronx immigrants’ lives

Photo exhibit pictures South Bronx immigrants’ lives

A workshop that encouraged Mexican immigrants and their children to snap photos culminated in an exhibit at a gallery in Chelsea.

Old Bronx Courthouse launches a comeback

Old Bronx Courthouse launches a comeback

The historic Bronx Courthouse at the corner of Third Avenue and 161st Street will soon be empty no longer, as an entrepreneurial arts organization plans to move in later this year.

Film depicts rise of beatboxing

Film depicts rise of beatboxing

The art of beatboxing is thriving, according to the creators of a documentary that was recently screened at the Bronx Museum of the Arts.

Documentary Center exhibition shines spotlight on Mexico

Documentary Center exhibition shines spotlight on Mexico

A new exhibition opened at the Bronx Documentary Center on Nov. 15, featuring photographs taken by Mexican photographers of joys and hardships south of the border.