The Bronx Museum Community Mural at Bronx Terminal Market
June 16, 2016 - Ongoing

Bronx Terminal Market, in collaboration with The Bronx Museum of the Arts, will showcase a new community mural inspired by scenic outdoor locations in the Bronx.


Located on the pedestrian bridge off of River Avenue and 151st Street, The Bronx Museum Community Mural at Bronx Terminal Market is part of a greater initiative to integrate public art into the shopping center’s community space. From a grandiose 20 x 40 feet landscape, the mural will feature the High Bridge, Ferry Point Park, New York Botanical Garden, and Joyce Kilmer Park. The mural imagery is depicted through a gradient color palette based on photographs and sketches of the Bronx by artist Lindsey Warren, alumni of the Bronx Museum's emerging artist program, Artist in the Marketplace (AIM).


“The Bronx Museum of the Arts is delighted to collaborate with the historical site, Bronx Terminal Market, on this outdoor mural project alongside artist in the Marketplace (AIM) alum Lindsey Warren. In addition to creating a platform for an emerging artist, The Bronx Museum Community Mural at Bronx Terminal Market celebrates the history and beauty of the borough with the local community through the arts.” said Holly Block, Executive Director of The Bronx Museum of the Arts.


“At Bronx Terminal Market, we pride ourselves in creating a diverse array of programming to serve our community. It has been a rewarding process to work directly with The Bronx Museum of the Arts and the artist, Lindsey Warren, to develop her vision into a public art piece that the community can enjoy," said Ed Hilla, Bronx Terminal Market Senior General Manager.



About Bronx Terminal Market

 

Bronx Terminal Market proudly serves the South Bronx community as a one-stop shopping destination with all of your must-have stores, including Target, BJ’s Wholesale Club, Best Buy, Toys “R” Us, Burlington Coat Factory, Bed Bath & Beyond, Marshalls, Michaels, and more! Follow Bronx Terminal Market on social media @ShopBTM, and visit BronxTerminalMarket.com for the most recent updates on events.

Bronx Terminal Market is located at 610 Exterior Street, Bronx, NY 10451 and accessible by public transportation on the Bx13 bus service, the 4, 5, 2 and 3 trains from 149th Street and Grand Concourse, B and D trains at 161st Street, or Exit 4 and 5 off the Major Deegan Expressway. Bronx Terminal Market Talent Room is located at the ‘Retail B’ shopping center garage entrance off of Exterior Street.



About Artist Lindsey Warren


Lindsey Warren is an American artist, born and raised in Los Angeles. She earned an MFA in Painting from Boston University in 2008 and moved to New York City in 2011. Lindsey’s paintings have been exhibited throughout the United States with recent shows in New York City, Boston, MA and Los Angeles, CA. Lindsey has been a studio artist in chashama’s Workspace Program in NYC and a participant in the Bronx Museum’s AIM program. Her work examines the urban landscape using systematic processes, perception and memory to translate specific moments in time. Lindsey’s public works and murals have been installed in Boston, MA and New York City.

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