Harlem Arts Alliance’s “HARLEM Arts Advocacy Week”

Harlem Arts AllianceThe Harlem Arts Alliance’s eighth annual “HARLEM Arts Advocacy Week” will kick off on Wednesday, October 1 and will culminate with a special joint meeting with the Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce at the Schomburg Center on Monday October 6th at 6:30pm.  Continue Reading →

Linda Walton On The Danny Tisdale Show As Part of Black Philanthropy Month Series

Harlem experiences logoListen to The Danny Tisdale Show on HW Podcast as we celebrate Black Philanthropy Month in August with great Harlem non-profits.

Third in the series is Linda Walton, executive director of the Harlem Arts Alliance (HAA). Continue Reading →

Souleo: Artist Creates Mock Police Aketches to Address Issue of ‘Wanted’ youth

Wanted Mock Police Sketch_Courtesy_Dread ScottOver a nearly three decade period from 1980 to 2008, U.S. incarceration rates have accelerated from an estimated 500,000 to 2.3 million people. Continue Reading →

Rudy’s World: “If You Build It” Show In Harlem

rudy build1By Rudy Collins

The Sugar Hill Apartments hosts “If You Build It”, an exquisite art show curated by Omo Misha, presented by No Longer Empty. Continue Reading →

Come Out To The Studio Museum’s Uptown Fridays! Vibe

uptown fridays at harlem studio museumCome celebrate the sights and sounds of summer at Uptown Fridays! at The Studio Museum in Harlem! This summer series transforms our courtyard and galleries into a vibrant social hub. Continue Reading →

HAWT™ 2014 Tenth Year Anniversary

east-harlem1HAWT™ (Harlem Art Walking Tour) – a satellite program of Casa Frela Gallery –will be celebrating its 10th Anniversary in 2014. Continue Reading →

New York Juvenile Asylum in Washington Heights, 1856-1901

juvenile asylum 1New York Juvenile Asylum, 175th Street near between 10th and 11th Avenues just north of Harlem in Washington Heights, New York, 1872.

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Harlem’s Albert Maysles Awarded The National Medal of the Arts

albert mayslesOn Monday, July 28th, Albert Maysles will be in Washington D.C. to receive the National Medal of Arts from President Obama. Continue Reading →

City Museum and El Museo to Host Summer Block Parties

el barrio in east harlemThis summer, El Museo del Barrio and the Museum of the City of New York will present Uptown Bounce: Summer Nights @ 104th & Fifth, the first-ever joint series featuring musical performances, gallery talks, art-making workshops, breakdancing demos, renowned DJs, festive summer drinks, local food vendors, and more.  Continue Reading →