Launch Party - AIM: The Next Level
Thursday, October 25, 2018, 5:00 - 10:00PM
Membership and Special Events

Bronx Museum Board Chair Joseph Mizzi and

Executive Director Deborah Cullen

Invite you to Celebrate

AIM: The Next Level

 

RIBBON CUTTING FESTIVITIES 

Thursday, October 25, 2018

80 White Street, 2nd Floor

New York NY 10013

 

Celebrate the expansion of the Bronx Museum's AIM program and help us unveil a luminous site-specific sculpture by AIM alum Grimanesa Amorós, commissioned especially for 80 White Street. 

 

Private Collections Tour        

5:00 to 6:30PM

 

Inauguration Reception       

6:30 to 8:00PM

 

Artist Party   

8:00 to 10:00PM

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Courtesy of Grimanesa Amorós Studio

 

AIM AT 80 WHITE STREET

For the first time since its inception in 1980, the Bronx Museum is expanding its artist training program by launching a dedicated resource hub featuring private workspaces, exhibition facilities, meeting rooms, and career management resources to support the ongoing creative and professional advancement of program alumni. Starting in 2019, the 4,500 sq-ft space at 80 White Street will host a regular series of programs including exhibitions, performances, artist talks, and workshops inviting the public to engage with resident artists and the AIM community. AIM’s expansion reinforces the Bronx Museum’s mission to champion under-recognized voices and support innovative cultural production to ensure that New York’s diverse creative community continues to thrive.

 

Purchase a ticket to our preview celebration on October 25, 2018, or support the program year-round by becoming a Friend of AIM with our exclusive new membership tier; proceeds benefit AIM and the sustainability of creative expression in New York City. Click here to purchase your tickets or membership online or contact Allison Grandy at agrandy@bronxmuseum.org or 718-681-6000 x 174.

 

LAUNCH PARTY TICKETS

Be among the first to see the newly renovated future home of the Bronx Museum's AIM residency program and new exhibition space, then join us for an artist party.

 

Launch Party Ticket —$350 ($300 is tax-deductible) 

  • Private Collections Tour in Tribeca
  • One Launch Party Ticket
  • Two Artist Party Tickets

Artist Party Only Ticket — $50 

  • One Artist Party Ticket (8:00PM Entry)

 


 

FOUNDING FRIENDS OF AIM MEMBERSHIPS

Celebrate with us on October 25, 2018, and pledge your support of emerging artists year-round by becoming a Founding Friend of AIM.

 

 Founding Friends of AIM Membership — $ 2,500  ($2,400 is tax-deductible)

  • Private Collections Tour in Tribeca
  • One Launch Party Ticket
  • Two Artist Party Tickets
  • Recognition as a Founding Friend of AIM on Donor Wall at 80 White Street
  • Annual Limited Edition by an AIM alumni artist
  • Two private tours at the homes of New York’s top collectors
  • Invitation to annual State of the Union with the Executive Director and Deputy Director
  • Two Individual-level gift memberships to the Bronx Museum to share
  • ALL AIM ARTIST ALUMNI BENEFITS

 

 AIM Artist Alumni Membership — $    250  ($200 is tax-deductible)

  • One Launch Party Ticket
  • Two Artist Party Tickets
  • 10% discount at the Bronx Museum Store
  • Two Invitations to Artist Studio tours
  • Six Invitations to 80 White Street Open Houses
  • Recognition on the Bronx Museum’s Website and Annual Report
  • Invitations to 80 White Street artist-in-residence talks, receptions, seminars, and forums
  • Reciprocal Membership benefits to over 900 arts, cultural, and historical institutions nationwide through the North American Reciprocal Museum Association (NARM)
What is AIM?

Since 1980, The Bronx Museum of the Arts has served New York’s most promising creative talent through AIM, the museum’s signature training program offering no-cost professional development resources to early career artists living in New York City. Mentored by a distinguished faculty of industry experts, AIM artists engage in an intensive four-month course of work that aids artists in building sustainable studio practices while expanding peer and professional networks. Additional program information and a full list of past AIM participants can be found here.

 

Click here for more information about AIM

 


 

AIM Supporters
The Jerome Foundation

The Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

The New York Community Trust

Gerald Weinstein, General Hardware Mfg., Inc.

Martin Weinstein and Tereza Liszka

 

Friends of AIM Co-Chairs

Linda Blumberg

Deborah Buck

Susan Hinko

Tereza Liszka

Martin Weinstein

 

Press Contact

Marcella Zimmermann
Vice President, Cultural Counsel

marcella@culturalcounsel.com

 

 

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