Bronx Council on The Arts

Submitted by ub on Tue, 05/01/2012 - 19:04

The First Wednesday Bronx Culture Trolley will roll tomrrow.

Venues include:

Butterfly 2Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos
Children's Butterfly Making Workshop
BronxArtworks Artisans Collective
Bronx Museum of the Arts
No Longer Empty
Gordon Parks Gallery
Bruckner Gallery at the Bruckner Bar & Grill

Longwood 2Longwood Art Gallery @ Hostos

Home Is Where the Bronx Is, BCA’s 3rd BRIO Bronx Artists' Biennial, presents recent work by twenty-one 2010 and 2011 BRIO award-winning artists in visual and media arts.

MoMA Design Store LogoMoMA Design Store Open Call
to Designers & Visual Artists
The Bronx Council on the Arts wants our Bronx artists to know: The MoMA Design Store is announcing an open call to designers & visual artists living and working in the city's five boroughs to submit items for a new product collection launching in 2013. Ongoing submission process begins May 1, 2012.

BRIO Artists & Grantees
May 7, 2012 | 3:00-5:00pm | Pregones Theater
In Your Best Interest, We Urge You to Attend!
If you’re an artist interested in new funding sources, join USA Projects on May 7th, from 3:00-5:00pm for a presentation at Pregones Theatre, 571-575 Walton Avenue, off 149th Street. Click here for more info. Click here to enroll. RSVP:

Fair @ The Square

A fun-filled day of free family activities including
Children's Butterfly Making Workshop

Town Hall Meeting-2BCA Access: Town Hall Meeting
What’s Next? And Who’s Bringing It?
How are Young Artists Making It?
Cultural Strategies Initiative and the Bronx Council on the Arts invite you to a Town Hall Meeting on Wednesday, May 16th at Pregones Theatre, 571-575 Walton Avenue, off 149th Street. Click here for more info and to register.

Big ReadBig Read in the Bronx

Children & Adult Read-Alouds
Cooking Demonstrations
Arts & Crafts
Writing Workshops
Book Discussion Groups
Panel & Artist Talks
Movie Screenings

Bronx Writers Center Workshop
World Building for Fantasy & Science Fiction Writers
A Free Writing Workshop at Barnes & Noble Bay Plaza
Barnes-Noble pix Friday, May 18, 6:00-8:00pm
Bronx writers are invited to register for World Building for Fantasy & Science Fiction Writers, a free hands-on workshop for all writers (even the secret ones) at Barnes & Noble Bay Plaza. Bring a notebook and a pen and prepare to create a unique world. A brief Q&A will follow. This is one of a series of free hands-on workshops for writers. All are welcome.

Food-Art2012 Food & Art Festival
The Food & Arts Festival, the grand finale of Bronx Week 2012, is Sunday, May 20th, from 12:00 noon to 6:00 pm. Bronx-based Artists & Arts Groups are invited to exhibit and sell their work to thousands of Bronxites and visitors.

Phil Cardone, Information Manager
Bronx Council on the Arts
1738 Hone Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461
718-931-9500 x33