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Wednesday, October 1, 2014, 5:30 to 7:30pm
Readings & Conversations

Hop off The Bronx Trolley at the Bronx Museum and hear Lonnie Harrington discuss his book Both Sides of the Water: Essays on African-Native American Interactions. Situating cross-cultural interactions in their historical, social, and political contexts, Both Sides of the Water examines the relationship between indigenous people of the Western Hemisphere and people of African descent.


Free admission and bar (donations suggested)
 

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MiRi Park, aka b-girl Seoulsonyk
Friday, October 3, 2014, 6:00pm to 10:00pm

Urban Evolution lives again! Bronx Museum Community Advisory Council member MiRi Park, aka b-girl Seoulsonyk, brings the ultimate loft performance party to the Bronx. Born 12 years ago in SoHo, Urban Evolution welcomes contemporary dancers, hoofers, b-girls, and New York Hustlers, and will showcase a variety of dance styles with something for everyone to enjoy. Produced in collaboration with the Bronx Museum Community Advisory Council.


Free admission and bar (donations suggested)
 

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Saturday, October 4, 2014, 1:00 to 4:00pm
Family Affairs

What is the marketplace? Is it more than just a place to buy and sell goods? Explore the role of art in the marketplace by creating artwork inspired by Terence Gower’s Superpuesto, a temporary pavilion commissioned by the Bronx Museum of the Arts in collaboration with the Andrew Freedman Home for Beyond the Supersquare.

Free admission

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Saturday, October 11 and Sunday, October 12, 2:00pm tour each day

For Open House New York, a Bronx Museum Artist Educator will offer guests a short tour of the award-winning 16,000 sq. ft. North Wing designed by Arquitectonica; the Beyond the Supersquare exhibition, which explores the indelible influence of Latin American and Caribbean modernist architecture on contemporary art; and SuperPuesto, a temporary pavilion by Terence Gower commissioned by The Bronx Museum of the Arts in collaboration with the Andrew Freedman Home for Beyond the Supersquare.


Free admission
 

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Wednesday, October 15, 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

The Bronx Museum of the Arts cordially invites guests 55 and older to the Fall Senior Luncheon. Join us for a delightful afternoon with free tours of the Museum’s exhibitions, live entertainment, and lunch with friends, all free of charge.


This event is free but space is very limited, so please RSVP with Miriam D. Tabb by October 1 at 718-681-6000, ext. 135 or mtabb@bronxmuseum.org. You must leave your phone number with your RSVP.


Free admission
Location: Lower Gallery

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Friday, October 24, 6:30pm to 9:00pm

Are you interested in using social media for more than looking at cat videos and posting selfies? Join the Bronx Museum’s Social Media Manager Ron Kavanaugh as he reveals his tips for marketing yourself, your art work, and your business through new media platforms.


Free admission and bar (donations suggested)
Location: North Wing Lobby

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