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‘Ghetto for Life’ mural ignites debate

‘Ghetto for Life’ mural ignites debate

The word “ghetto” touches off a heated debate about a new mural in Melrose.

Storm-tossed art sounds a warning

Storm-tossed art sounds a warning

Visitors who experienced Hurricane Sandy last November called the exhibit evocative, and said it recalled the storm.

Artists add color to two Bronx neighborhoods

Artists add color to two Bronx neighborhoods

Mott Haven and Hunts Point are the canvas for two new arts projects.

From The Bronx to Baghdad and back

From The Bronx to Baghdad and back

Bronx Documentary Center founder Mike Kamber spoke about his experiences covering the war in Iraq, at BronxArtSpace on Aug. 28.

Masks reveal Puerto Rican history

Masks reveal Puerto Rican history

Folklorists tell tales of two island cities Masks play a crucial role in the annual carnivals that draw paraders to the streets of Puerto Rico’s cities. A panel of experts spoke of the importance of masks on the island, with a display of photos, the showing of a documentary, and many examples of the real […]