During the week of October 15-22, 2013, the creativity of Brazil will take over New York in a hub on West Broadway, and in simultaneous activities happening at exclusive satellites throughout the city.
Since the 1970s, the Big Apple Circus has engaged audiences with its performances. The circus performs in its own climate-controlled big-top tent in neighborhoods around town. Whether at Lincoln Center's Damrosch Park or Cunningham Park in Queens, no one in the audience sits more than 50 feet from the action.
The Billie Holiday Theatre presents three theater works by African- and Caribbean-American artists each year. One of the nation‚ premiere black theaters, the theater has nurtured the talent of artists such as Debbie Allen and Samuel L. Jackson.
bitforms gallery was founded in 2001 and is devoted to emerging and established contemporary artists who embrace the visual discourse of new media culture.
Black Box Gallery is dedicated to the exhibition of contemporary photography. Black Box’s juried photo shows provide important opportunities for emerging and established photographers. Black Box supports and encourages the creative production, exhibition and critical appreciation for contemporary photography.
Black Mariah Films is a independent curated film screening series. Screenings are inspired by the world's first film production studio the Black Maria, built upon the fascination and experimentation with the new medium of cinema.
Blackburn 20/20 gallery is an extension of the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop (RBPMW) a co-operative printmaking workspace that provides professional-quality printmaking facilities to artists and printmakers of every skill level. We are committed to inspiring and fostering a racially, ethnically, and culturally diverse artistic community dedicated to the making of fine art prints in an environment that embraces technical and aesthetic exploration, innovation and collaboration.
Blackburn 20|20 is the gallery space associated with the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop. The gallery is sponsored by The Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts.
Boricua College has two galleries, one in Manhattan and one in Brooklyn, that focus on Puerto Rican art and artists. The college chorus emphasizes Puerto Rican and Hispanic music and composers, and its Puerto Rican Folk Art Festival is celebrated every November as part of Puerto Rican Heritage Month.
Bread and Roses is the not-for-profit cultural arm of New York's Health and Human Service Union.