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Artist Talk/Workshop for “Women in the Heights–Creating for Change” at Rio II Gallery

Artist talk, workshop & closing of the exhibition. Join the artists as they share their processes and visions, followed by the workshop “How to use your art to create change,” led by curator Andrea Arroyo. This session is appropriate for emerging and mid-career artists of all disciplines.

In celebration of Women’s History Month, NoMAA (Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance) in partnership with Broadway Housing Communities (BHC) and The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling presents Women in the Heights – Creating for Change. Presenting the works of: Nadema Agard Winyan Luta/Red Woman, Yael Ben-Zion, Leenda Bonilla, Susan Bresler, Lyndell Brookhouse-Gil, Cathleen Campbell, Lisbeth Checo, Rose Deler, Julann Gebbie, Wilhelmina Obatola Grant, Beth Green, C’naan Hamburger, Selina Hernandez, Josefina Hernandez, Jeanne F. Jalandoni, Julia Justo, Andrea Kornbluth, Lilia Levin, Alison Loeb, Elizabeth Lorris Ritter, Luciana Maiorana, Hye-Ryoung Min, Patricia Miranda, Rosa Naparstek, Nancy Rakoczy, Marcie Revens, Diana Schmertz, Elizabeth Starcevic, Yasuyo Tanaka and Joana Toro.

Opening of “Women in the Heights–Creating for Change” Exhibition at Rio II Gallery

In celebration of Women’s History Month, NoMAA (Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance), in partnership with Broadway Housing Communities (BHC) and The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art & Storytelling, presents Women in the Heights–Creating for Change. Curated by Andrea Arroyo. Presenting the works of: Nadema Agard Winyan Luta/Red Woman, Yael Ben-Zion, Leenda Bonilla, Susan Bresler, Lyndell Brookhouse-Gil, Cathleen Campbell, Lisbeth Checo, Rose Deler, Julann Gebbie, Wilhelmina Obatola Grant, Beth Green, C’naan Hamburger, Selina Hernandez, Josefina Hernandez, Jeanne F. Jalandoni, Julia Justo, Andrea Kornbluth, Lilia Levin, Alison Loeb, Elizabeth Lorris Ritter, Luciana Maiorana, Hye-Ryoung Min, Patricia Miranda, Rosa Naparstek, Nancy Rakoczy, Marcie Revens, Diana Schmertz, Elizabeth Starcevic, Yasuyo Tanaka and Joana Toro.

Opening: March 8, 6:30pm

Artist Talk/Workshop & Closing March 29, 6:30pm. Join the artists as they share their processes and visions followed by the workshop: How to use your art to create change” led by curator Andrea Arroyo. This session is appropriate for emerging and mid-career artists of all disciplines.

Call for Submissions, 2019 Uptown Arts Stroll Poster Contest

Call for submissions for Washington Heights, Inwood &  West Harlem artists, DEADLINE: FEBRUARY 25, 2019. $1,250 Grand Prize 1st place winner, $500 for 2nd place, $250 for 3rd place.

APPLY https://form.jotform.com/83158897455171

REQUIREMENTS: Consideration is given to eye-catching original and unpublished images which highlight the unique characteristics of Northern Manhattan.  Include the phrase: 2019 Uptown Arts Stroll / Paseo de las Artes. Design must accommodate 11″x11″ poster, and various sizes for social media (300 dpi jpg, 4-5mb)

ELIGIBILITY:  Artists must be West Harlem, Washington Heights-Inwood residents (W 135th to W 155th St from St. Nicholas/Edgecombe Ave west to the Hudson River, W155th Street to W 220th St river-to-river)