CultureAID (Culture Active in Disasters) is a collaborative network of stakeholders and service providers committed to strengthening New York City’s cultural community – including artists and organizations – before, during, and after disasters through an organized communications system, as well as coordinated activities and services to the field. Learn more about CultureAID here.

BCA is on the steering committee of the Cultural Equity Group [CEG], an important city-wide advocacy alliance. Link to us on Facebook and get involved now. Cultural equity needs your voice.

Bronx Artist Documentary Project
The Bronx Artist Documentary Project is a borough-wide collaborative endeavor involving 30 Bronx photographers documenting 80 Bronx visual artists at work in their studios or other Bronx venues. The BXADP contains 272 full-color pages with an introduction by artist and eight-time BCA BRIO winner Daniel Hauben, a forward by photographer Mike Kamber and a special dedication to the Bronx Council on the Arts. The book is available for purchase online.

BCA's BxCulturalCard
BCA’s BxCultural Card provides discounts and special offers to Bronx theaters, galleries, restaurants and other businesses. Get yours today at BCA and start enjoying the borough's wide range of arts and cultural attractions.

List of Participating Businesses

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.

Bronx House | Download their Program Catalogues here

Bronx Museum of the Arts | Upcoming Events

Bronx River Art Center | Teen Classes

Bronx Zoo | Upcoming Events

Just Nuts Music | Ongoing Performance Schedule

Lehman Center | Upcoming Events

Riverdale YM-YWHA | 2015-16 Calendar

Wave Hill | Upcoming Events


2016 Seeing it Through / "How to apply" workshops

Tuesday |  June 21 |  4:00-7:00pm

How To Apply/ Developing Your Proposal Narrative

How to Apply for Arts Fund Grant & Professional Development with Bronx Writers Center Director, Charlie Vázquez

4pm-6pm: Arts Fund Grant Review
6pm-7pm: Professional Development

Morrisania Branch Library

610 E 169th St, Bronx, NY 10456

Admission is free, but RSVP is required.




2016 Seeing it Through / "How to apply" workshops

Thursday |  July 7 |  6:00-9:00pm

How To Apply/ Developing A Community Engaged Project
How to Apply for Artist For Community Grant & Professional Development

with Traci Molloy

6pm-8pm: Artist For Community Grant Review
8pm-9pm: Professional Development

Kingsbridge Heights Community Center
3101 Kingsbridge Terrace, Bronx, NY 10463

Admission is free, but RSVP is required.


Join us for our current exhibition on view at Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos


On view through August 3rd

Bronx Trolley First Wednesday Arts & Culture Tour
Wednesday July 6, 2016 | 5:30-8:30PM


Join us on July 6th for our
next First Wednesday Arts & Culture Tour



Thank you for Celebrating the 2016 BRIO Grantees with us!!

2016 Community Arts Celebration

Congratulations to our

2016 Grantees!


Congratulations to our 2016 BRIO Grantees

Join us for out "Seeing It Through" Professional Development and "How to Apply" workshops!

Recent Exhibition at Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

Please Click here for pictures from our most recent exhibition
BRONX:AFRICA which was on view Feb 3 - May 4, 2016


Events from #BronxAfrica Program Ambassadors:

Africa: In Fashion & Fabric
On View from May 06, 2016 – June 04, 2016
Bronx:Africa - Do you Know?....

The United Nations has declared the International Decade for People of African Descent - 2015 -2025

Over 200 million people identifying themselves as being of African descent live in the Americas. Many millions more live in other parts of the world, outside of the African continent. The promotion and protection of human rights of people of African descent has been a priority concern for the United Nations. 

Learn more here

Cultural Partner Event: Pen World Voices Festival !


Congressman Crowley Hosts 13th Annual Women’s History Month Celebration

Women Leaders from Queens, the Bronx Recognized for their Outstanding Contributions to Local Community. Rep. Joe Crowley is joined by (l. to r.) Bronx Council on the Arts Executive Director Deirdre Scott, Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul, High School for Arts and Business Principal Ana Zambrano-Burakov and Queens Borough Director of Immigrant and Intercultural Affairs, Susie Tanenbaum.
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

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