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Photo: Andee Teagle

Aloha to the world from the Don Ho Terrace

Art, Immigration October 3, 2018 at 12:36 pm 0 comments

Aloha to the World from the Don Ho Terrace is an aggressive “goodbye and good luck” of sorts (the song “So Long, and Thanks for the All the Fish,” from The Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy will be playing throughout the exhibit), inviting viewers to explore Ho’s “embodied reality” as a global citizen.

Hip hop’s history comes into view in Port Morris

Hip hop’s history comes into view in Port Morris

Art September 18, 2018 at 10:35 pm 0 comments

Photographer Jonathan Mannion collaborated with Set Free to establish a gallery that will showcase the great artists and cultural achievements of hiphop through imagery.

Artist Angel Martel at Brook Park on Aug. 4.

Brook Park holds fourth annual arts festival

Art, Culture August 21, 2018 at 3:46 pm 0 comments

Young artists huddled around picnic tables under tents for the fourth annual Brook Park Arts Festival on Saturday, Aug. 4.

Festival profiles Latin American photographers

Festival profiles Latin American photographers

Art July 18, 2018 at 8:48 pm 0 comments

An exhibit in Melrose through July 22 is bringing even more Latin flavor to the neighborhood.

Exhibit mixes outsider and insider artists

Exhibit mixes outsider and insider artists

Art July 18, 2018 at 9:21 am 0 comments

A new exhibit at BronxArtSpace offers a glimpse of the variety in the borough’s arts scene, through the work of five artists. 

Photo:  Vanessa Colón Almenas

Age is not a factor for Bronx photography students

Culture July 12, 2018 at 10:00 am 0 comments

More than 30 photos on 15 vinyl panels made up an exhibit on the grounds of the Mitchel Houses in Port Morris at a June 26 opening reception. It was the result of nine months of classes for 13 adult students learning from professionals from the Bronx Photo League.

Photo: Gustavo Huerta

New community center comes a step closer to reality

Culture July 11, 2018 at 9:35 pm 0 comments

For the second straight year, a shuttered medical facility in the heart of Mott Haven was the site of a daylong festival for community members to show pride in their neighborhood.

Exhibit explores Bronx women photographers’ perspectives 

Exhibit explores Bronx women photographers’ perspectives 

Art July 2, 2018 at 8:09 am 0 comments

A new exhibit at the Longwood Art Gallery at Hostos trains its lens on motherhood, sexuality, immigration and race through the eyes of seven Bronx women of color.