President Obama appoints María López de León as member of the National Council on the Arts

The National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC), is proud to announce the Presidential appointment of NALAC Executive Director and Board member, María López de León as a Member of National Council on the Arts. … read more »

Call for artists: Culture and Arts Festival (CAFé) at Morris-Jumel Mansion

The Morris-Jumel Mansion is hosting its third annual Culture and Arts Festival (CAFé) on 12 October 2013, 10 a.m.–6 p.m. We are offering local artists the opportunity to actively partake in this year’s festival. … read more »

NoMAA News Bulletin – 24 January 2013

NoMAA workshops and other happenings :: local events :: events around town :: opportunities … read more »

In The Heights creator Lin-Manuel Miranda talks about what inspired him

Actor, composer, writer and NoMAA supporter Lin-Manuel Miranda reveals the story behind his Tony award-winning musical, In The Heights. … read more »

Calls for proposals: FIGMENT 2013

FIGMENT NYC is seeking artists for the 2013 Minigolf Course and Interactive Sculpture Garden, two highly acclaimed summer-long exhibitions that will find a temporary home on Governors Island from the FIGMENT NYC weekend event on 8 June until 22 September 2013. … read more »

Request for proposals: Barrier Beautification

DOT, in collaboration with New York Cares, invites individual artists or artist teams to submit proposals to produce murals for concrete barriers that typically separate bicycle lanes from lanes of vehicular traffic. … read more »

Request for proposals: Summer Streets Interventions

DOT Urban Art invites individual artists or artist teams to submit proposals to create interactive, site responsive installations to complement the Summer Streets experience. … read more »

Online fundraising campaign saves Word Up Books

An online fundraising effort has saved Word Up Books, a community book store set up in 2011 during the Uptown Arts Stroll, with the support of NoMAA. … read more »

Call for artists: NoMAA/MoMA multidisciplinary art project

The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA), in partnership with MoMA’s Community Program, would like to invite our artists to participate in the development of an exciting and unique multidisciplinary art project created by you and other fellow artists. The fruits of the project will be exhibited during the Uptown Arts Stroll this summer. Next meeting/workshop: 23 February 2013. … read more »

Join the 5th Anniversary Mural project

You are invited to join the Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance in celebrating five years of cultivating, supporting, and promoting the work of artists and arts organization in Washington Heights and Inwood. Please donate to the 5th Anniversary Fund, and NoMAA will incorporate your name into the 5th Anniversary Mural. … read more »