Tag Archives: Arts.News

A House of Heritage
Una casa con herencia

Nacido en un pequeño pueblo de Galicia, en el norte de España, Vicente Barreiro llegó a Nueva York en 1960 a la edad de 15 años con...
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UC Recap – July 9 – July 14

Lovers of Dominican cinema are about to get their fix on. The 7th Annual Dominican Festival In New York is back people. This year’s festival is...

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Community News – 07.18.18
Noticias comunitarias – 07.18.18

Celebrate one of the most anticipated days of the week at the Studio Museum on Fri., Jul. 27th from 7:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m. Enjoy signature...
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Pop Up Parables
Lectura Libre

The Uni Project is a nonprofit that creates learning environments in public spaces across New York City. Using custom-designed installations...
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Community News – 07.11.18
Noticias comunitarias – 07.11.18

Vea cómo se desarrolla el drama en Marcus Garvey Park el sábado 14 de julio de 8:30 p.m. - 9:40 p.m. El Teatro Clásico de Harlem...
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UC Recap – July 2 – July 7

Is Stop and Frisk really a thing of the past? Could it be that we have put that nasty relic of racist policing behind us? Nope. Not really...

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“Tired of your tired”
“Cansados de su cansado”

As submitted by artist Rosa Naparstek, the text above the pedestal is a re-write of Emma Lazarus’s poem “The New Colossus” which appears...
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“Our door is open to every person”
“Nuestra puerta está abierta a todas las personas”

En los últimos días, desde que se estableció la política de inmigración de tolerancia cero de la actual administración presidencial...
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Community News – 07.04.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 07.04.18

La risa se producirá en el Centro Schomburg para la Investigación de la Cultura Negra el miércoles 11 de julio a las 6:00 p.m. Bajo la...
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Community News – 06.27.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.27.18

Cree contenido atractivo en la Red de Vecindarios de Manhattan (MNN, por sus siglas en inglés) el martes 3 de julio de 9:30 a.m...
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UC Recap – June 11 – June 16

Grito Mexican Grill (1555 St Nicholas Avenue) in Washington Heights is one of my favorite Mexican restaurants Uptown. Not...

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Community News – 06.20.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.20.18

Baile en la Biblioteca Bloomingdale el lunes, 2 de julio a las 4:00 p.m. Aprenda la historia, la importancia y la evolución del break...
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Community News – 06.13.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.13.18

Start the summer off right with El Museo del Barrio and Sociedad Records on Mon., Jul. 24th from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. The collective is presenting...
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Defiant on Fifth
Desafiantes en la quinta

Fue un simple saludo. Una y otra vez, los manifestantes que pasaban frente a la Trump Tower en la calle 56 y la quinta avenida el 10 de junio...
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A Benefit of Blessings
Un beneficio de bendiciones

El Apolo estaba iluminado. El legendario teatro dio la bienvenida a los juerguistas para su 13ª Gala y Concierto Anual de beneficencia de...
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UC Recap – June 4 – June 9

I am writing this recap still in recovery mode after the truly epic bash thrown by the good folks at Presidente Beer and Boiler Room TV to celebrate...

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Community News – 06.06.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 06.06.18

Viaje en el tiempo en la biblioteca de Fort Washington el sábado 16 de junio a las 2:00 p.m. La biblioteca proyectará Yours, Mine, and Ours...
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“We are here to stay”
“Estamos aquí para quedarnos”

Lloviera o tronara, el festival estaba en marcha. Palpitantes tambores, fuertes bajos y agudos silbidos marcaron el inicio del 31° Festival Anual Loisaida...

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This is about Junot Diaz, but it’s more about us
Esto es sobre Junot Díaz, pero se trata más de nosotros

I applaud all the women who have addressed Junot Díaz's inappropriate, sexist, manipulative and power-hungry behavior while calling out the...
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Community News – 05.23.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.23.18

Join the Apollo Education Program for a motivating full day of professional learning about Harlem and the Apollo Theater on Thurs., Jun. 7th from...
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UC Recap May 14 – May 19

There are more dark days ahead for the American Experiment. The future looks bleaker by the hour. The Tyrant is now referring to immigrants...

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“Together we found a way”
“Juntos encontramos un camino”

When I was introduced to what was left of the Loisaida Inc. story six years ago, it seemed to be coming to its end. All that remained...
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Community News – 05.16.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 05.16.18

Join Paul Sadowski at the Payson Center as he presents a short visual presentation on Sat., May 26th from 10:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m...
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Seeing Kaia
Viendo a Kaia

I wasn’t always a perfect mom. Still ain’t. I check my child, I parent her but I am also her friend. She is one of my reasons...
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First in File
Primeros en línea

Making history is a common event for David Alexander Paterson. When he succeeded Eliot Spitzer and was sworn in 2008...
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Wadleigh is withdrawn
Wadleigh se salva

It’s a reprieve for Wadleigh. The city has pulled its proposal to cut the middle school grades of Wadleigh Secondary School for the...
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Retro in El Barrio
Retro en El Barrio

Fue regresar en el tiempo para El Barrio. Los residentes de East Harlem disfrutaron de juegos retro al aire libre como béisbol callejero, tejo...
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Community News – 04.11.18
Noticias Comunitarias – 04.11.18

Escuche a jóvenes poetas en las Finales del Grand Slam de Urban Word NYC Teen Poetry en el Teatro Apollo el sábado 14 de abril a las 6:00...
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Senior Style
Estilo senior

Estos modelos tenían elegancia y experiencia. Más de 20 ciudadanos adultos mayores se transformaron en modelos de moda y...
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Rites of Resistance
Ritos de resistencia

Wilhelmina Grant’s grandmother was the strong center of the family. A tall woman, she wore pants and sensible shoes and always had her...
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Water Win
Triunfa el agua

Studying abroad has not dimmed her uptown cred. Miranda Spencer, currently an undergraduate student at the University of...
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Art at Allen: Nutritional Value
Arte en Allen: Valor nutricional

In an urban community vulnerable to the effects of gentrification, the healthiness, availability, and affordability of food are major issues...
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A Latter-Day Langston
Un Langston actual

David Ellis is ready for his close up. The 38-year-old City Island poet recently self-published his second book, Honey in Harlem. His...
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Garden’s Gaze
Mirada al jardín

Visitors to Bruce’s Garden in Inwood’s Isham Park might have noticed an unusual visual display...
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Community News 05.25.16
Noticias Comunitarias 05.25.16

Discover the sounds of spring at Morris-Jumel Mansion on Sat., May 28th from 3 – 5 p.m. The melodic sounds of harps and voices of the Celtic Isles will be on display at the "Music at Morris-Jumel" spring opener featuring...
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200 letters, 40 days, 1 premiere

200 cartas, 40 días, 1 estreno

On Wed., Jun. 12th, Miss Universe came to the Heights. Dayanara Torres, crowned Miss Universe in 1993, strode into the premiere of her new ...
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