The Bronx Museum of the Arts is pleased to host the live fashion runway show Arte y Moda, organized by the Bronx Museum and the Cuban Association of Artisans and Artists (ACAA). For Wild Noise/Ruido Salvaje, Arte y Moda presents six designers: Rafael Humberto Méndez González, Juan Carlos Marrero Urquiola, Mario Alberto Freixas Morales, Oscar Alberto de la Portilla Escandón, Ignacio Carmona Piñero and Vilmeidy Bombale Laborde who create experimental fashion using recycled and unconventional materials inspired by artwork in the exhibition. Celebrate with us the esteemed Cuban designers of Arte y Moda for a night of original fashion.
The live fashion show features Movement of the People Dance Company. Participating Arte y Moda Dancer-Models include: Joya Powell, Zoje Ehizoje Azeke, Malcom Betts, Tyrone Beavans, Isaiah Boyd, Solana Hoffman Carter, Angel Chin, Melanie Greene, Brittany Grier, Megan Minturn, Rachel Moore, Larry Rosalez, Belinda A. Saenz.
This free public program is presented in conjunction with Wild Noise/Ruido Salvaje currently on view at The Bronx Museum of the Arts.
Arte y Moda is made possible by a generous gift from Bronx-Lebanon Hospital Center Health Care System.