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Thursday, January 29, 6:30pm to 9:00pm
1040 Lounge
Join us for a screening of excerpts from The Weight of the Nation, an HBO documentary series addressing the national obesity epidemic, accompanied by a series of family-friendly health and food activities.
 
Free admission and refreshments (donations suggested)
Location: 2nd floor North Wing
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Wednesday, February 4, 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Readings & Conversations

Hop off The Bronx Trolley at the Bronx Museum and hear a reading of excerpts from the book Bronx Faces and Voices, by co-editors Emita Hill and Janet Munch. In Bronx Faces and Voices, sixteen men and women tell their personal, uncensored stories of the New York City borough—before, during, and after the troubled years of arson, crime, abandonment, and flight in the 1970s and 1980s.

 

Free admission and bar (donations suggested)

Location: North Wing Lobby

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Saturday, February 14, 1:00pm to 4:00pm
Family Affairs

Celebrate Valentine’s Day at The Bronx Museum of the Arts! Enjoy an afternoon of art activities for the entire family! For children 12 and under with parent/guardian.

 

Join us any time between 1pm and 4pm!

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Thursday, February 19, 6:00pm to 8:00pm
1040 Lounge

Join artist Jeffrey Spencer Hargrave and curators Isaac Aden and Joseph Ayers for a special tour of Escape Route: Paintings and Drawings by Jeffrey Spencer Hargrave followed by a reception. Escape Route presents a selection of works created from 2011 to 2014 by the New York-based artist.

 

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

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Saturday, February 21, 2:00pm to 4:00pm

Celebrate this popular Chinese holiday with costumed folk dances, authentic music, and Lion Dance, presented by the New York Chinese Cultural Center. Youth will learn traditional techniques of paper cutting and calligraphy with hands-on art activities at 2:00pm, before the performances begin at 3:00pm. Produced in collaboration with the New York Chinese Cultural Center. 

 

Free admission

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Monday, March 2, 6:30PM at The Conrad New York

Join The Bronx Museum of the Arts for our annual benefit and auction Celebrating Education at the Bronx Museum: 10 Years of Teen Council on Monday, March 2, 2015 at The Conrad New York in Lower Manhattan.

Celebrate among friends, bid on covetable artworks, and dine on food from Union Square Events while you support the Bronx Museum.  All proceeds enable the Museum to continue offering free public programs, Free Admission, internationally recognized exhibitions, and arts education programs to over 12,000 Bronx youth each year.

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Wednesday, March 4, 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Readings & Conversations

Can art be therapeutic? A representative from New York Creative Arts Therapists PLLC will take visitors on their own mini-therapeutic journey, drawing inspiration from the art in the museum and personal life experience. Participants will create their own art and consider the creative process from a therapeutic angle.

Free admission and refreshments

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Friday, March 6, 2015, 6:00pm to 10:00pm
First Fridays
The Bronx Museum is proud to welcome La Santa Cecilia, the winners of the 2014 Grammy Award for Best Latin Rock Album, to First Fridays! La Santa Cecilia exemplifies the modern-day creative hybrid of Latin Culture, rock, and world music. This event will also feature guided tours of the galleries from 6pm to 8pm and an art-making workshop for kids throughout the event. Produced in Collaboration with Carnegie Hall’s Neighborhood Concerts.
 
Free admission
Location: 2nd floor North Wing
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Sunday, March 29, 3:00pm to 5:00pm
The Board of Trustees of The Bronx Museum of the Arts, Chairperson Don Savelson, and Executive Director Holly Block cordially invite you to attend the opening of our Spring season.
 
Free admission and bar (donations suggested)
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