Exhibitions – West 181st Street to West 155th Street

Venues are listed north to south.

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

Fort Washington Library

535 W 179th St (b/w St Nicholas and Audubon avenues), New York, NY 10033
(212) 927-3533
Hours/horario: Mon–Thu 10am–7pm, Fri–Sat 10am–5pm

Exhibition - Elizabeth Starcevic - The Colors of San MiguelElizabeth Starcevic: Weavings
Two weavings made by Ms. Starcevic of wool and cotton in Mexico: “The Colors of San Miguel,” 2012, 62″ x 52″; “It All Started with Al Loving,” 2013, 55″ x 42½”.
Dates/fechas: 1 June – 15 August 2016

ARC XVI Fort Washington Senior Center

4111 Broadway (entrance on W 174th St), New York, NY 10033
(212) 781-5840 | ADA-compliant

Exhibition - Sketch & StretchSketch & Stretch: Senior Art that Combines Art, Movement, and Nature
Seniors exhibit their collective and individual works on paper: sketches, drawings, and paper cut outs. The pieces are the result of a class that combines art and movement, and which is designed to enhance seniors’ understanding of physical action and flexibility by depicting yoga and dance-based movements in a two-dimensional expression. The class was led by Nancy Bruning, artist in residence at the Center, and a participant in SU-CASA, a community engagement program. / Personas de la tercera edad exhiben sus obras colectivas e individuales en papel: bocetos, dibujos y recortes de papel.
Dates/fechas: 20–24 June 2016, 9am–5pm
Closing reception/recepción de clausura: 24 June 2016, 6–8pm

Riverstone Senior Life Services

99 Fort Washington Ave (at W 163rd St), basement, New York, NY 10032
(212) 927-5600 | ADA-compliant
Hours/horario: Mon–Fri 8:30am–4:30pm

Exhibition - Riverstone Art - Migdalia BerroaRiverstone Art Gallery – Art Opening and Open House
Meet our senior artists and view an exhibition of their works in diverse media and genres, created under the guidance of Inwood artist and NoMAA grantee Eva Nikolova (www.evanikolova.com). Learn about our twice-weekly art workshop with all materials included, or one of our weekly classes in English, computers, crafts, yoga and many others—all free for seniors. / Conozca a nuestros artistas de la tercera edad y disfrute de una exposición de sus obras en diversos medios y géneros, creadas bajo la dirección de la artista Eva Nikolova (www.evanikolova.com). Obtenga información acerca de nuestro taller de arte que se lleva a cabo dos veces por semana con todos los materiales incluidos, o acerca de nuestras clases de inglés, informática, manualidades, yoga y muchas otras, todas gratis para las personas de la tercera edad.
Dates/fechas: 16 June 2016 – indefinite (works will be part of the permanent collection)
Opening reception/recepción de inauguración: 16 June 2016, 5–7pm

Morris-Jumel Mansion

65 Jumel Terrace (b/w W 160th and W 162nd streets), New York, NY 10032
(212) 923-8008
Hours/horario: Tue–Fri 10am–4pm, Sat-Sun 10am–5pm

Exhibition - Andrea Arroyo - Women of the MansionAndrea Arroyo: Boundless – The Women of the Mansion
An exhibition of site-specific, outdoor works created during Arroyo’s artist residency at the Morris-Jumel Mansion, the first of its kind for the museum. Visitors can engage with the artist as she works on-site creating new works to be incorporated in the exhibition. Various public programs will be presented in conjunction with the exhibition; visit www.andreaarroyo.com for updated schedule. / Exposición de obras al aire libre creadas durante la residencia de la artista Andrea Arroyo en la Morris-Jumel Mansion, la primera de su tipo para el museo. Los visitantes podrán interactuar con la artista mientras ella crea nuevas obras que se incorporarán en la exposición. Varios programas públicos serán presentados en conjunto con la exposición; consulte el horario actualizado en www.andreaarroyo.com.
Dates/fechas: 4–30 June 2016
Opening reception/recepción de inauguración: 4 June 2016, 6–8pm

10 Ft Washington Ave (b/w W 159th and W 160th streets), New York, NY 10032
(212) 568-2030 | ADA-compliant
Hours/horario: 10am–5pm, and by appointment

Exhibition: Rosa NaparstekRosa Naparstek: …what is your function?
An installation juxtaposing political and spiritual text integrating diverse ideas and beliefs of what it means to be human, and a mixed metaphor exhibit of found object constructions exploring the same theme. / Una instalación que yuxtapone textos políticos y espirituales, integrando diversas ideas y creencias de lo que significa ser humano, y una exposición de metáfora mixta de obras hechas de objetos encontrado que exploran el mismo tema.
Dates/fechas: 5–30 June 2016
Reception/recepción: 5 June 2016, 3–5:30pm
Related event/evento relacionado: As part of this exhibition, the documentary “The Making of an American Revolutionary: The Evolution of Grace Lee Boggs” will be shown on Thursday 16 June 2016, 6pm, followed by a group discussion of the film and exhibit. / Proyección de documental sobre Grace Lee Boggs seguido por una charla sobre ambos.

Cothoa Luncheon Club

2005 Amsterdam Ave (b/w W 159th and W 160th streets), New, York 10032
(212) 543-1927 | ADA-compliant

Exhibition - Fascination Accordion BooksArt M.A.D.N.E.S.S. Fascination Accordion Books
Group exhibition of Fascination Accordion Books, creative, decorative books that share who we are, what we love and our community. The artists are seniors from the Polo Grounds Senior Center: Laura McBean, Renee Johnson, Hannah Scarborough and Uniqua Simmons. / Exposición colectiva de libros creativos y decorativos en los que compartimos lo que somos, lo que queremos y nuestra comunidad. Las artistas son mujeres del Polo Grounds Senior Center: Laura McBean, Renee Johnson, Hannah Scarborough y Uniqua Simmons.
Date/fecha: one day only, 17 June 2016, 9am–3pm

La Casa, A Space for the Arts

570 W 159th St (at Broadway), New York, NY 10032
(347) 782-3443; call for hours

Reynaldo García Pantaleón: Senseless
Solo exhibit with drawings, paintings and prints. / Dibujos, pinturas y grabados.
Dates/fechas: 1–30 June 2016, Mon–Fri 9–11am and 4:30–7pm; weekends by appointment.

Grinnell Cooperative Community Room

800 Riverside Drive (b/w W 157th and W 158th streets), New York, NY 10032
(212) 928-1722; call for hours

Exhibition - Harlem to HavanaHarlem to Havana Revisited – Images of Cuba
Architect and community development professional Wayne Benjamin and fellow travelers from the Harlem Arts Alliance (HAA) and Caribbean Cultural Center African Diaspora Institute (CCCADI) exhibit photos from “Harlem to Havana,” a 2010 cultural exploration of Cuba. / Exposición de fotografías de una exploración cultural de Cuba realizada en el año 2010.
Dates/fechas: 4–25 June 2016

UBA Mary McLeod Bethune Senior Center

1970 Amsterdam Ave (enter on W 157th St), New York, NY 10033
(212) 928-1919 | ADA-compliant

Exhibition - Sketch & StretchSketch & Stretch: Combining Art with Movement and Nature
Individual works on paper—sketches, drawings, and paper cut outs—and also a large group collage displayed in the Center. The works are the result of a program conducted by artist Nancy Bruning that combines art, movement and nature, which is designed to enhance seniors’ understanding of physical action and flexibility by depicting yoga and dance-based movements in a two-dimensional expression. / Personas de la tercera edad exhiben sus obras colectivas e individuales en papel: bocetos, dibujos y recortes de papel.
Dates/fechas: 20–24 June 2016, 9am–5pm
Reception/recepción: 21 June 2016, 3:30–5pm

Sister’s Uptown Bookstore & Cultural Center, Inc.

1942 Amsterdam Ave (at W 156th St), New York, NY 10032
(212) 862-3680 | ADA-compliant
Hours/horario: Mon–Fri 12–8pm, Sat 12–7pm

Exhibition - Evan Bishop - Music of My MindEvan Bishop: The Music of My Mind
Mr. Bishop’s debut solo multimedia exhibition, produced by Curator Khuumba Ama who uses her skills to create a colorful blend that bonds together a relationship of music, visual arts and the human form. / Exposición de debut del Sr. Bishop, producida por la curadora Khuumba Ama, que utiliza sus habilidades para crear una combinación de música, artes visuales y la forma humana.
Dates/fechas: 6 June – 1 July 2016
Reception/recepción: 18 June 2016, 2–5pm
Related event/evento relacionado: “Fat Tuesdays” with the Befo’ Quotet Band, 21 June 2016. “Where Music Meets Spoken Words” featuring “Evan Bishop’s Body Experience.” Musicians, poets, singers are welcome. / Concierto de música y canción hablada. ¡Músicos, poetas y cantantes bienvenidos!

Diaspora Now Inc.

80 St Nicholas Pl (b/w W 153rd and W 155th streets), Suite 1B, New York, NY 10032
(646) 267-8831; call for hours

Exhibition - Alfred WeekesAlfred Weekes: New Works – In 3 Dimensions
New wall sculptures by Harlem-based artist Alfred Weekes who combines unique materials with an effervescent use of color to create his award-winning works in three dimensions. / Nuevas esculturas de pared del artista de Harlem Alfred Weekes. Él combina materiales únicos con el uso efervescente de colores para crear sus premiadas obras en tres dimensiones.
Dates/fechas: 18–19 and 25–26 June 2016, 12–7pm each day

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