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Start enjoying special offers and discounts at Bronx cultural institutions and businesses. The Card is great for Bronx residents, students and visitors. Or, become a participating business to use the Card as a great promotional tool.

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Bronx Museum of the Arts | Upcoming Events

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BCA invites Bronx-based individual artists and nonprofit organizations to apply for 2016 project funding through the Artist for Community Grant, Arts Fund, and Community Arts Grant. Each grant program supports projects and activities between January 1st and December 31, 2016 that enable Bronx communities to experience and engage with the arts. More...
Next How-to-Apply Workshop for 2016 Artist for Community Grant

Wednesday | October 7, 2015 | 6:00-8:00pm
Lehman College Art Gallery Lobby
250 Bedford Park Blvd West, Bronx, NY 10468


Upcoming Exhibition at

Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

Wednesday | October 7, 2015  |  5;00-9:00pm

HOMENAJE: Jorge Soto Sánchez

On view October 7 - December 2, 2015

Curator: Gladys Peña-Acosta

The late Nuyorican artist and Taller Boricua member Jorge Soto Sánchez (1947-1987) is honored in an exhibit featuring selected paintings, ink drawings, and mixed media, including versions of his best known work El velorio de Oller en nueva york. His distinctive iconography which blends African and pre-Columbian motifs, among other traditions, expresses the multiracial and multicultural composition of Puerto Rican identity. More...


returns on October 7, 2015

Fall 2015 Workshops begin September 19th!

Click here for fall schedule

Next Seeing It Through Workshop

Saturday  |  October 17, 2015

11:00am-1:00pm | Poe Park Visitor Center

Point of View (POV) Workshop
with author A.J. Sidranksy

More information and RSVP

4:00-5:30pm  |  Bronx Library Center

Introduction to Screenwriting
with 2015 BRIO winner Nelson Pena

More information and RSVP

Free Family Craft Workshops at Huntington Free Library
Third Saturday of the Month through May 21, 2016

October 17, 2015  |  12:30-3:00pm

Mask Making with Lucrecia Novoa

Huntington Free Library

Using an assortment of materials and your imagination, Lucrecia will introduce the “Art of the Mask”.

She will take you through her fun and fascinating process of visualizing the mask, creating it and finally wearing it.


Bronx Stories |  Bronx Memories  |  Bronx Writers


The Bronx Memoir Project – Volume 1 is an unprecedented collection of over 50 Bronx memoir fragments, as penned by our very own residents, spanning various generations, continents, languages, cultures and themes.


Paperback books can be purchased at and as e-books for download for Kindle and Nook! Come meet the contributors! More...
Become a Bronx WritersCorps Teaching Artist
Bronx WritersCorps offers opportunities to write, publish, and perform. We work in partnership with Bronx sites during the academic year, programming both in- and after-school workshops. Sites include community-based organizations, shelters, and programs for incarcerated youth. More

2016 BRIO Application & Guidelines Available Now!
Next BRIO "How-to-Apply" Workshop:
Wed | October 14, 2015 | 5:00-7:00pm
Longwood Art Gallery
@ Hostos
Submission Deadline: Wednesday, December 2, 2015

BCA CALL Artist Xenobia Bailey's art a permanent feature at new NYC MTA
Hudson Yards Subway Station (No. 7 train) 

BCA CALL Artist Xenobia Bailey's “Funktional Vibratons” is a highlight of the new NYC subway station at 34 Street – Hudson Yards. Her majestic mosaics are suspended above the main entrance and feature overlapping mandala-like circles and patterns against a cobalt blue background.

Summer 2015 Grants News

The Fall of the Kings

A MBSCC and Walter Puryear Production

A black American heiress and her husband of Caribbean descent fight to sustain their family in the midst of economic and political disaster. Written/Directed by Mai Sennaar.

The Fall of the Kings

The Andrew Freedman Home

1125 Grand Concourse, Bronx, NY 10452

Fri, Sat & Sun   |  Thru Nov 1

Ticket Information here.

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