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Exploring trauma and the human body through art

Exploring trauma and the human body through art

Art March 12, 2018 at 10:46 am 0 comments

Disparate ingredients are part of Historical Amnesia, a collection of five artists’ work exploring historical trauma, marginalization and how those concepts are traced through the human body.

Residents share their stories on camera

Residents share their stories on camera

Culture June 16, 2017 at 6:46 pm 0 comments

People packed BronxArtSpace to watch 10 first-time filmmakers recounting their lives and times in “Mott Haven Home Movies.”

From left to right: Rahim Hough, Ashley Santiago, Aisha Beltran, Jennifer Asokwah, and Jesus Roblas.

Students lead panel on women’s suffrage

Culture, Education, Government April 12, 2017 at 3:07 pm 0 comments

The 14-member Women’s Suffrage Commission, which was established by state law, will run programs celebrating the accomplishments of women’s suffrage through 2020. But LEAP’s focus is rooted a little deeper.

Waterfront featured in mural and film

Waterfront featured in mural and film

Art, Environment February 20, 2017 at 6:16 pm 0 comments

A documentary by a European filmmaker that follows local artist Linda Cunninham as she worked on a mural about the Port Morris waterfront was aired at the Bronx Museum of the Arts.

Gallery showcases immigration through the eyes of Latina artists

Gallery showcases immigration through the eyes of Latina artists

Art November 3, 2016 at 10:10 am 0 comments

It takes closer inspection of a familiar figure that resembles the Virgin and Child to see that a painting of an immigrant mother and her son actually hangs on the walls of BronxArtSpace in Mott Haven. The painting, “The Virgin of Guadalupe Crosses the Rio,” by the artist Nitza TufiñoRead More

Edgy exhibit opens at BronxArtSpace

Edgy exhibit opens at BronxArtSpace

Art, Culture June 22, 2016 at 11:24 am 1 comment

A new exhibit at BronxArtSpace features four textile artists who use domestic materials such as yarn and fabrics to recreate pieces representing serious themes like war and gentrification.

East Side House Settlement celebrates a graduation

East Side House Settlement celebrates a graduation

Culture, Education May 22, 2016 at 6:11 pm 0 comments

The BronxArtsSpace gallery buzzed with excitement on May 18 as the nonprofit East Side House Settlement hosted a gathering to honor women who graduated this month from its family learning program.

Photographer Ricky Flores, center. Artists

For iconic photographer, imitation is sincerest form of flattery

Art July 23, 2015 at 10:07 pm 0 comments

An exhibit at BronxArtSpace through Aug. 8 combines the work of a renowned Bronx photographer and the paintings of two Brazilian artists who for years admired his iconic photos from afar.