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Bronx Times Reporter

WW II survivor publishes memoir; finds happiness in America

When Anneros Valensi made the move to the United States in 1966, she found a sense of belonging and happiness, after surviving the horrific atrocities of World War II in Germany. Read more…
Pelham Bay

Bronx pastry chef participates in TV Halloween Baking contest

It was a spook-tacular time for a Bronx pastry chef who showcased her creepy culinary desserts on the Food Network Channel’s Halloween Baking Championship competing for a chance to win $25,000. Read more…
Mott Haven

New Mott Haven art center to host soft opening Nov. 1

A brand new creative space for artists, makers and technologists is opening soon in Mott Haven. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Bronx Veterans Day Parade in Throggs Neck, Nov. 10

The Bronx veteran community is getting ready to wave their flags and pay tribute to vets across the borough. Read more…
City Island

City Island coffee shop to feature a broad variety of films

The Clipper Coffee Shop in City Island is introducing a new form of entertainment for patrons -- movie night. Read more…
Lehman Center for Performing Arts’ newly renovated concert hall will be music to everyone’s ears. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The World Needs Love Mural Unveiling

Bronx Times Reporter

The World Needs Love Mural Unveiling

Councilman Rafael Salamanca joined Pregones/Puerto Rican Traveling Theater and Julio Pabon, South Bronx Community Association president to unveil ‘The World Needs Love’ mural. Read more…
University Heights

Hope Center Resident Wins Art from the Heart

University Heights

Hope Center Resident Wins Art from the Heart

A Hope Center resident was named a 2019 NY statewide art winner. Read more…
Williamsbridge

Williamsbridge Center Ladies In The Lead’s Paint N’ Sip

Williamsbridge Center’s women empowerment group ‘Ladies In The Lead’ held a Paint n’ Sip with residents on Tuesday, August 20. Read more…
Lehman Center for the Performing Arts is proud to present the opening concert of the 2019-2020 season celebrating 40 years of excellence with a spectacular evening featuring two piano legends. Read more…
Fordham

NYC Department of Sanitation Exhibits Trucks of Art

Five NYC Department of Sanitation collection trucks got a fresh new look courtesy of local artists. Read more…
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One of the east Bronx’s most unique artists is setting up a home studio, open to the public. Read more…
One the borough’s most talented muralists opened a pop up, solo show in the borough for the first time. Read more…
Locust Point

Schuyler Hill Civic Hosts Paint Night

Locust Point

Schuyler Hill Civic Hosts Paint Night

Over 25 participants enjoyed an evening of creativity at the Schuyler Hill Civic Association’s Paint Night. Read more…
Longwood

PRIDA Ponce Vejigante Mask Workshop

The workshop focused on the history of the Ponce carnival, mask confections and techniques, the cultural practices dating over 150 years of celebration Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Escape2NY & Bronx Brewery announce summer collaboration

Bronx Times Reporter

Escape2NY & Bronx Brewery announce summer collaboration

A Bronx cultural, musical expose is coming and it’s going to be absolutely electric. Read more…
Kingsbridge Heights

Kingsbridge Heights Mural Unveiling

A beautiful new mural made its debut at Kingsbridge Heights Community Center’s Neighborhood Festival. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Parkway artist offers colorful solution to Van Nest graffiti

Community Board 11 has commissioned Pelham Parkway resident and artist Lovie Pignata to paint two murals on the northeast corner of East Tremont Avenue and Adams Street. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Pre-K Student Selected for Art Show

Bronx Times Reporter

Pre-K Student Selected for Art Show

Artwork created by Kiara Bodden, a pre-K student from Harriet Tubman ECE Center, was selected to be displayed at Christie’s for Young Visions 2019. Read more…
Co-op City

M.S. 181 Art Club Unveils School Mural

Co-op City

M.S. 181 Art Club Unveils School Mural

Councilman Andy King joined students from M.S. 181’s Art Club who cut the ribbon and unveiled a mural completed this spring as part of a collaborative program with the Lehman College Art Gallery. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Hostos Exhibits ‘Subject ≠ Object’ Photography

The Bronx Council on the Arts and En Foco, Inc. presented the ‘Subject ≠ Object’ exhibit. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Police Athletic League’s Poetry Writing Contest

Each year, PAL After-School Program participants, representing different cultural backgrounds, age groups and New York City neighborhoods, come together to express themselves through poetry. Read more…
En Foco, Inc. hosted the closing reception of ‘On Gentrification: Mi Casa Es Su Casa’ on Thursday, June 6 at the Revival Romanesque Row House Gallery. Read more…
Morris Park

Tiffany Lamps at Monte Hutch Campus

Morris Park

Tiffany Lamps at Monte Hutch Campus

The Queens’ based Neustadt Collection of Tiffany Glass has a broad collection of works by Louis Comfort Tiffany (1848-1933), one of America’s most acclaimed artists who revolutionized the art of stained glass at the turn of the 20th century. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Janet Rothholz Ceramic Masks Exhibition

The masks will be on display at 3702 Riverdale Avenue until Sunday, July 28. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Bronx DA’s Office Displays Robert Scott’s Artwork

The Bronx District Attorney’s Office displayed work by teacher Robert Scott from the Parkchester Enrichment Program for Seniors from his ‘What Does Elder Abuse Mean To You?’ Exhibit. Read more…
West Farms

Torres Pushes Increased Funding for Bronx Cultural Institution

New York City is home to more than 1,500 cultural organizations. Read more…
City Island

CI Chamber Sponsors Spring Arts & Crafts Fair

The Bronx’s creativity was on full display at the annual arts and crafts fair in City Island. Read more…
Retirement can be an exciting adventure, and one local artist and artisan is proving that every day. Read more…
Allerton

St. Lucy’s School Exhibits Student Art Show

A total of 400 art displays covered the walls of the auditorium, turning it into a fine art student gallery. Read more…
A local artist who encourages youth to use their imaginations recently had an installation at the New York Public Library’s Allerton branch. Read more…
Baychester

P.S. 178 Unveils Solar System Mosaic Mural

P.S. 178 has a mural that’s ‘out of this world!’ Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

The Compound debuts Muhammad Ali themed exhibit

The greatest. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Attends Mosholu Library’s Writing Workshop

Bronx Times Reporter

Fernandez Attends Mosholu Library’s Writing Workshop

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez attended at a Writing Workshop held by the Mosholu Library. Read more…
Fordham

Fernandez Attends Fordham Leadership Academy Art Show

Assemblywoman Nathalia Fernandez stopped by the inaugural Fordham Leadership Academy Art Show to admire the amazing work done by the students of the Leadership Academy. Read more…
Westchester Square

Boogie Down Dance Begins at BAAD!

Westchester Square

Boogie Down Dance Begins at BAAD!

The Boogie Down Dance Series runs from Tuesday, April 30 to Saturday, May 26, 2019 at BAAD! on 2474 Westchester Square. Read more…
City Island

Focal Point Gallery Exhibits Young Artists

The Focal Point Gallery hosted an opening reception for its Young Artist Exhibition on Saturday, April 13 at 321 City Island Avenue. Read more…
Grand Concourse

Bronx Museum’s Gala Raises Over $1 million

The Bronx Museum of the Arts celebrated its most successful annual gala auction yet! Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Chalk muralist Maria Oben sketches the Bronx

Pelham Parkway

Chalk muralist Maria Oben sketches the Bronx

Maria Oben certainly uses more chalk than the average teacher to sketch out the murals that she’s so well known for around the Bronx. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Honors Black History Month Poster Winners

In honor of Black History Month, Councilman Mark Gjonaj hosted Black History Month Poster Contests in eight schools in District 13. Read more…
Bedford Park

Lehman Center Hosts Sophy & Fausto Rey Reunion, Sat. April 13

After more than FOUR decades the international artists of several generations will meet for the first time at Lehman Center to present what will undoubtedly be a historic concert. Read more…
Longwood

Casita Maria Hosts Bambula Re-remember Exhibit

In this exhibition, the Young Artists of Casita Maria tapped into their ancestral legacies of The Americas and Caribbean. Read more…
Fordham

Youth Transform Pediatric Office With Mural

Bronx youth helped create a mural at a local pediatrics office. Read more…
Belmont

Bronx Faces II Opening Reception

An opening reception was held in honor of ‘Bronx Faces II: A Solo Exhibition by Annie Legnini’ on Saturday, March 23 at the Belmont Library. Read more…
Concourse

161st Street BID Unveils CC Sabathia

The 161st Street Business Improvement District held a press conference on Thursday, March 21 to unveil its latest baseball mural, CC Sabathia. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Neo-Futurist artist opens art studio in Claremont

Bronx Times Reporter

Neo-Futurist artist opens art studio in Claremont

An artist fusing nature with mechanics hopes to fuel the Bronx’s creative drive. Read more…
Bronx Times Reporter

Gjonaj Hosts Black History Month Poster Contests

In honor of Black History Month, Councilman Mark Gjonaj hosted Black History Month Poster Contests in eight schools throughout Council District 13. Read more…
Morris Park

AECOM hosts Mwezi One Exhibit

Morris Park

AECOM hosts Mwezi One Exhibit

An exhibit featuring 28 colorful masks of the Mwezi One project has opened at Einstein’s library. Read more…
Pelham Parkway

Gjonaj At P.S. 108 Black History Month Art Show

Councilman Mark Gjonaj was delighted to participate in the P.S. 108 Black History Month Art Show. Read more…
Throggs Neck

Gjonaj Honors St. Ben’s BHM Poster Winners

Councilman Mark Gjonaj congratulated St. Benedict’s School students for their winning Black History Month posters. Read more…
Mott Haven

Healing Through The Arts Mural Unveiling

Mott Haven

Healing Through The Arts Mural Unveiling

Bronx Transportation Alternatives, Bronx Arts Factory and Bronx Sole sponsored a ‘Healing Through the Arts’ event on Saturday, February 9. Read more…
Cash is king at a brand new art exhibit! Read more…
Belmont

Monterey Houses Unveils Multigenerational Mural

The mural entitled ‘Multigenerational Bloom’ centers youth as the leaders of the future and present, while paying homage to the generation of leaders that lead the fight for Civil Rights. Read more…
Longwood

Immigrants in the Bronx Opening Reception

Foreign/Familiar explores displacement and belonging through the work of seven Bronx visual and media artists. Read more…
City Island

City Island Bridge finial finds a home on promenade

A treasured City Island artifact has returned home. Read more…
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