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Saturday, August 2, 6:00 to 8:30pm

Bronx Raised
Local artists use beat poetry, break-dancing, spoken word, and music to tell their stories in this hip hop-flavored series curated by Circa ’95. The night will progress with live performance by different local artists delivering rhythm and rhymes reflecting a Bronx state of mind. Featuring: DJ Kid Koi, The Bronx Boys, RDAC BX (Rebel Diaz Arts Collective), and Circa ’95

 

Free admission!

Location: Willis Avenue Community Garden, 401 East 143rd Street, Melrose

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Sundays, August 3, 10 and 17, 10am to 2pm

Celebrate the Bronx's 100th anniversary with three pedestrian Sundays on the Grand Concourse between 165th and 167th Streets. The center lanes will be closed to cars and open to a world of fun, with free music, activities and programs hosted by art/cultural, civic, health organizations and artists.

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Photo courtesy of Yoav Litvin
Wednesday, August 6, 5:30pm to 7:30pm
Readings & Conversations

Hop off the The Bronx Trolley at The Bronx Museum and hear writer and photographer Yoav Litvin discuss his new book Outdoor Gallery - New York City, a book featuring works created by 46 of the most prolific artists working on the streets of New York City. Yoav Litvin will be joined by Alice Mizrachi, teacher, artist and contributor to Outdoor Gallery.


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

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Saturday, August 9, 11am to 12:30pm

Bronx native Sam Goodman, an urban planner in the Office of the Bronx Borough President, will lead a tour of the Grand Concourse, the borough's major thoroughfare on which the Bronx Museum is located. While visiting key sites, Goodman will provide a brief history of the Grand Concourse and discuss the health issues that have impacted its neighborhoods and communities.


Free admission
Location: Meet at 11am in the North Wing Lobby of the Bronx Museum

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Sundays, August 3, 10 and 17, 10am to 2pm

Celebrate the Bronx's 100th anniversary with three pedestrian Sundays on the Grand Concourse between 165th and 167th Streets. The center lanes will be closed to cars and open to a world of fun, with free music, activities and programs hosted by art/cultural, civic, health organizations and artists.

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Kant Smith, Chain Link House, 2014.
Friday, August 15, 6:30 to 9:00pm

Join us for a dynamic talk with artists from FLOW.14. Each year, The Randall’s Island Park Alliance, the Bronx Museum, and Made Event present FLOW, an annual summer art exhibition along the shoreline at Randall’s Island Park in New York City. Join us at the Bronx Museum to hear FLOW.14 artists Jessica Sanders, Rob Raphael, Dean Monogenis, and Kant Smith discuss their work.

Free admission and bar (donations suggested)

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Sundays, August 3, 10 and 17, 10am to 2pm

Celebrate the Bronx's 100th anniversary with three pedestrian Sundays on the Grand Concourse between 165th and 167th Streets. The center lanes will be closed to cars and open to a world of fun, with free music, activities and programs hosted by art/cultural, civic, health organizations and artists.

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Saturday, August 23, 11am to 2pm

The Bronx Museum of the Arts cordially invites you to the 3rd Annual Senior Society Luncheon! Celebrate the summer with singer Gia Williams, The Jazz Randolf Dancers, music by DJ Woody, lunch and free tours of the galleries.


This event is free but space is very limited, so please RSVP with Miriam D. Tabb by August 15 at 718-681-6000, ext. 135 or mtabb@bronxmuseum.org

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Waves on the Wind Comb
Friday, September 5, 6 to 10pm

Join us for the dynamic, multimedia event Chillida: Combing the Wind. Composed by Vocal Jazz Professor Judy Niemack, Chillida: Combing the Wind is an interdisciplinary, multimedia jazz concert celebrating the famous Wind Comb (Peine del Viento) sculpture by Eduardo Chillida.

2nd floor North Wing

Free admission and bar (donations suggested)

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