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Call for artists: Abre Caminos/Opening Paths

Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA), in partnership with Broadway Housing Communities and The Sugar Hill Children’s Museum of Art and Storytelling, is pleased to announce an open call for submissions from uptown artists for the upcoming exhibition, “Abre Caminos/Opening Paths.” Submission deadline: 24 September 2017. … read more »

Call for artists: The Art of Healing

NoMAA, in collaboration with NY–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, is seeking submissions for NoMAA’s next exhibition entitled “The Art of Healing”. This exhibition will present work by uptown artists who are exploring the theme of healing, whether figuratively, conceptually, literally, or abstractly. Submission deadline: 26 September 2017. … read more »

Call for artists: The New Bench – Examining the bench as a social construct

The New Bench is a series of public art projects that challenge our ideas around parks, communal places and how we co-exist within these spaces. Artists are invited to conceptualize a park bench; challenge how the bench encourages or discourages conversation and interaction; attempt to re-invent the bench to be more inclusive in respect to age, size, and abilities; investigate the very definition(s) of “bench” and how that plays a role in our perception and positioning of the bench within various cultures; and/or explore how a bench affects access or cross-generational exchanges. Submission deadline: 25 July 2017. … read more »

Call for artists: Abre Camino – Opening the Way

Take the lead with your art. What is your political/social issue that is personal to you and affecting your community. Use your art to impact social justice to bring attention and be involved with creating or sustaining change. … read more »

NoMAA exhibition: Women in the Heights – Disruption

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In celebration of Women’s History Month, NoMAA presents the exhibition “Women in the Heights – Disruption,” featuring the work of 28 women artists of Uptown Manhattan. Curated by Andrea Arroyo. Dates: 10–30 March 2017. Opening reception: Friday 10 March. Artists talk and workshop: Wednesday 22 March. … read more »

NoMAA exhibition: Utopia

NoMAA, in collaboration with NewYork–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, presents “Utopia,” an exhibition of artworks that use art and play as catalysts for innovating urban life. Dates: 28 February – 3 May 2017. Opening: 28 February 2017. … read more »

Call for women artists: Women in the Heights – Disruption

NoMAA invites artists to submit their work for “Women in the Heights – Disruption,” an exhibition featuring work by women artists of Northern Manhattan. Deadline for submissions: Monday 6 February 2017 at 5pm EST. … read more »

Call for artists – “Utopia” exhibition

NoMAA, in collaboration with NewYork–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, welcomes submissions for NoMAA’s next exhibition titled “Utopia.” Artists are invited to present artworks that use art and play as catalysts for innovating urban life. Deadline for submissions: 31 January 2017. … read more »

NoMAA exhibition: Portraits of Community – People, Places

This exhibition showcases work by four Uptown artists that portrays an open, diverse, and multifaceted sense of community. The concept of “portrait” is defined broadly to encompass people and places that make up the Uptown community. The artists are: Elizabeth Currier, Alexis Duque, Leslie Jiménez and Tony Serio. Dates: 19 September – 19 December 2016. Opening: 19 September. … read more »

Call for artists – Portraits of Community: People, Places

NoMAA, in collaboration with NewYork–Presbyterian – The Allen Hospital, welcomes submissions for NoMAA’s next exhibition titled “Portraits of Community: People, Places.” The exhibit seeks to present two-dimensional artwork by Uptown artists that portrays an open, diverse, and multifaceted sense of community. Deadline for submissions: 9 September. … read more »