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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 […]

Brook Park hosts traditional Mexican dance

Brook Park hosts traditional Mexican dance

Brook Park was the site of a Mexican cultural bash on June 1.

From trash to treasure

From trash to treasure

An exhibition at a Mott Haven art gallery encourages patrons to stop, look around and think about how the space and the objects around them are used and who profits from them.