Founded in 1996, chashama supports thriving cultural communities by transforming temporarily vacant properties into spaces where art can flourish. By recycling and repurposing buildings in transition, it invests in neighborhoods, fosters local artists and sustains a vast range of creativity and culture.
Mon & Thurs: 11 am-7 pm Tues & Wed: 1 pm-6 pm Fri: 12 pm-5 pm Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe City Island Branch of the New York Public Library is located in the center of a mile-long island off the coast of the Bronx in the Long Island Sound. It has served City Island since 1911, opening at its current location in 1970. The branch has separate reference and children's sections, and a backyard reading garden for summertime children's story hours. A new community room can accommodate 45 people for programs and meetings. The branch is fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs. ...
City Parks Foundation presents free arts, sports, education and community-building initiatives in more than 700 parks citywide each year.
CITYarts brings people together through the creation of public art that improves the quality of life in their communities.
Mon & Wed: 10 am-8 pm Tues & Thurs: 10 am-6 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Clason's Point Branch of the New York Public Library, a modern spacious brick building, was opened in May 1974. Fully accessible to persons who use wheelchairs, the one story facility houses an adult, young adult and children's collection. A meeting room at the rear of the library is available for community group meetings as well as library programs.For more information on the branch, click here.
Clio Art Fair 2014 focuses on showcasing contemporary art and the interventions of independent artists from worldwide. Clio aims to highlight the works of artists working without the usual concerns of the artworld.
Located in one of the most central, convenient and beautiful parts of the City--right off of Central Park, Columbus Circle is home to the statue of Columbus, elevated in the middle of the circle, with the Time Warner Center in the background.
Mon - Thurs: 10 am-8 pm Fri & Sat: 10 am-5 pmThe Countee Cullen Branch is named for poet and teacher Countee Cullen (1903-1946), an important figure of the Harlem Renaissance and the library's friend and neighbor. The library occupies the former site of the mansion of A'lelia Walker, daughter of the beauty products tycoon whose home became a gathering place for artists and writers during the Harlem Renaissance in the 1920s. The library is wheelchair accessible.The branch is home to the James Weldon Johnson Reference Collection for children and the African-American/Black Culture reference collection.For more information on ...
Since 1974, Creative Time has presented the most innovative art in the public realm. It has worked with over 2,000 artists to ignite the public's imagination, explore ideas that shape society, and engage millions of people around the globe.
Non-profit theatre in conjunction with the Boys & Girls High School Drama Club