Hop off 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 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
Read more about Outdoor Gallery - New York City in The Huffington Post.
Outdoor Gallery – New York City documents the vibrant and diverse outdoor art of New York City, a global epicenter for street art and graffiti. The beautifully photographed artworks are accompanied by illuminating interviews, consisting of the artists’ thoughts on New York, the current state of street art, the future of this dynamic medium, and their own work and processes. Published by Gingko Press.
Yoav Litvin is a photographer, writer, and well-published scientist living in New York City. In Outdoor Gallery – New York City, he applies his scientific rigor and methodology to form a unique, contemporary and unbiased survey of the art on the streets of New York City. Yoav Litvin contributes to popular blogs that cover New York City-based and global street culture.
Alice Mizrachi is a painter and teaching artist in New York. Through painting, murals, printmaking and installations, Alice creates figurative work that depicts characters whose relationships and emotions reflect her perspective of the social environment. Alice seeks to spread empathy and compassion through site-specific projects that are positive visual responses to social issues that affect neighboring residents.
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