Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance to honor Elvis Nolasco, Patricia Cruz, Liz Ritter and Maggie Hernández-Knight at the Uptown Arts Stroll opening on May 31st
Washington Heights native and award winning actor Elvis Nolasco, the Executive Director of Harlem Stage and Aaron Davis Hall Patricia Cruz, the Chair of Community Board 12’s Parks and Cultural Affairs Committee Elizabeth Lorris Ritter, and uptown artist, dancer and entrepreneur Maggie Hernández-Knight will be honored at the opening reception of the 15th Uptown Arts Stroll on Wednesday, May 31st, from 6:00 to 8:30pm at the United Palace on Broadway and West 175th Street.
Alexis Agliano Sanborn wins the 2017 Uptown Arts Stroll poster contest
Alexis Agliano Sanborn of Washington Heights was the judges’ choice out of 40 entries as the winner of the 2017 Uptown Arts Stroll poster contest. Ms. Sanborn’s artwork showcased the elements of Northern Manhattan’s diversity, inclusiveness and dynamic cultural arts scene. She will receive a $1,000 honorarium and exclusive graphic representation on Uptown Arts Stroll publications.
Uptown Arts Stroll 2016 survey
If you participated in the 2016 annual Uptown Arts Stroll, please take a few minutes to complete this survey and submit by 7 August 2016. Your opinion is important to us, and it will help us organize a better Stroll in 2017.
Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance announces new Acting Executive Director
The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance (NoMAA) announces the hiring of Ms. Joanna E. Castro as Acting Executive Director effective immediately.
Felipe “Feggo” Galindo won the Uptown Arts Stroll 2014 poster contest. “It’s a great pride to share it with everybody,” said artist.Felipe “Feggo” Galindo ha ganado el concurso del afiche para el Paseo de las Artes 2014. “Me da un orgullo enorme poder compartirlo con todos”, dijo el artista.
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.
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.
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.Le invitamos a unirse a la Alianza de Artes del Norte de Manhattan para celebrar cinco años de su labor de cultivar, apoyar y promover el trabajo de artistas y organizaciones de arte en Washington Heights e Inwood. Contribuya al Fondo del 5º Aniversario, y vea su nombre incorporado en el Mural del 5º Aniversario.