Exhibitions – West 155th Street to West 135th Street

Many artists exhibit their work throughout Washington Heights, Inwood and West Harlem during the Uptown Arts Stroll. Most of the venues are open during regular business hours, unless otherwise noted. Please contact the venues for the most current information.

Venues are listed north to south.

Note: Artists who wish to participate, please read the instructions.

Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling

898 St. Nicholas Ave (at W 155th St), New York, NY 10032
(212) 335-0004 | ADA-compliant
Hours/horario: Thu–Sun 10am–5pm

Exhibition - Chester Higgins Jr.Chester Higgins Jr.: Passing Through
Enter Chester Higgins Jr.’s world through his breathtaking photographs of Africa, the Americas, and Harlem. / Entre el mundo de Chester Higgins Jr. a través de sus impresionantes fotografías de África, las Américas y Harlem.
Dates/fechas: 1–30 June 2017

Exhibition - Shinique SmithShinique Smith: Secret Garden Laughing Place
Children are encouraged to crawl and engage with installation by artist Shinique Smith and think about our role in waste production and inter-connectivity. / Los niños son animados a gatear y participar con la instalación de la artista Shinique Smith, y pensar acerca de nuestro papel en la producción de basura y la interconectividad.
Dates/fechas: 1–30 June 2017

Z Is for Zigzag: Directions around Northern Manhattan
Immerse yourself in the visual narrative of Northern Manhattan, featuring artists Lucía Hierro, Robert Pruitt, Freddy Rodríguez, and Fernando Tamburini. / Sumérjase en la narrativa visual del norte de Manhattan, con los artistas Lucía Hierro, Robert Pruitt, Freddy Rodríguez y Fernando Tamburini.
Dates/fechas: 1–30 June 2017

Gitler &_____

3629 Broadway (b/w W 149th and W 150th streets), New York, NY 10031
(201) 887-4764 | ADA compliant
Hours/horario: Mon–Wed 2–7pm, Sat–Sun 12–6pm, and by appoitment

Art gallery dedicated to showcasing rising artists from around the world. Check the website for exhibition information. / Galería de arte dedicada a la exhibición de artistas emergentes de todo el mundo. Consulte su sitio web para obtener información sobre las exposiciones.

The Broadway Malls

Broadway from W 72nd St to W 166th St, New York, NY
(212) 491-6470

Exhibition - Joy BrownJoy Brown on Broadway
Internationally known artist Joy Brown exhibits nine monumental bronze figures along Broadway. Rounded forms and natural materials of clay and bronze convey the heavy gravity of stone, while expressions and gestures transcend that weight, suggesting warmth and lightness. Three pieces in Northern Manhattan: 148th St – Sitters on Bench; 157th St – Animal with Rider; 166th St – Recliner with Head in Hand and Recliner on Side. Presented by the Broadway Mall Association, the Morrison Gallery, and NYC Parks.
Dates/fechas: 1 June – 30 November

Harlem School of the Arts

645 St Nicholas Ave (north of W 141st St), New York, NY 10030
(212) 926-4100 | ADA-compliant

Exhibition - Ancestral Abstract - The Art of Jamaal LevineAncestral Abstract: The Art of Jamaal Levine
Emerging teaching artist Jamaal Levine presents current work of abstract oil paintings that tap into his ancestral spirit. Curated by Jonathan Patton, HSA Visual Arts Director. / El artista y maestro emergente Jamaal Levine presenta pinturas al óleo abstractas que se basan en su espíritu ancestral.
Dates/fechas: 1 June – 14 July 2017
Opening reception/recepción de inauguración: 1 June 2017, 6:30–8:30pm
Artist talk/charla con el artista: 22 June 2017, 6–7:30pm

Office of Council Member Mark Levine

500 W 141st St (at Amsterdam Ave), New York, NY 10031
(212) 928-6814
Hours/horario: Mon–Fri 9:30am–5pm

Exhibition - Lantern Arts Collective: Life in NYCLantern Arts Collective: Life in NYC / La vida en Nueva York
Lantern Arts Collective is a citywide group featuring artists living in Lantern Community Services’ supportive housing buildings. / Lantern Arts Collective es un grupo de artistas de toda la ciudad que viven en los edificios de apoyo de Lantern Community Services.
Dates/fechas: 8–30 June 2017

Montefiore Square

W 138th St and Hamilton Place, New York, NY 10031
(212) 830-7700 | ADA compliant

Exhibition - I Need Project by Urban Soul AllianceUrban Soul Alliance – “I need” project
Urban Soul Alliance launched Forums for Social Action last October, a socially engaged art project encouraging the general public to respond to the prompt “I need”, finishing the sentence. We then create public art pieces based on the responses, which are placed in relevant public places. This first installation at Montefiore Square will be a representation of 1,000 voices from our community. / Urban Soul Alliance lanzó Foros de Acción Social el pasado mes de octubre, un proyecto de arte socialmente comprometido que anima al público en general a responder al mensaje “Necesito …”, terminando la frase. Luego, creamos obras de arte públicas basadas en las respuestas, que se colocan en lugares públicos pertinentes. Esta primera instalación en la Plaza Montefiore será una representación de 1000 voces de nuestra comunidad.
Dates/fechas: 18 June – mid-July 2017
Installation and public participation/instalación y participación pública: 18 June 2017, 1–5pm

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