Tag Archives: Art

Doodle 4 Google Scholarship Competition

Students have just two weeks left for submissions in the “Doodle 4 Google” 2014 Scholarship Competition. Artists have a chance to win a $30,000 college scholarship and a $50,000 technology grand for their school, along with having their winning artwork displayed on Google’s homepage logo for millions...

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Celebrating Dr. Seuss Day
Celebrando el Día del Dr. Seuss

Theodor Seuss Geisel, más conocido por su seudónimo de Dr. Seuss, fue un escritor, dibujante y poeta extraordinario. Nacido...
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Talking the Bronx 02.26.13
Hablando del Bronx 02.26.13

El Jardín Botánico de Nueva York le invita a embarcarse en un viaje fotográfico a través de Escocia, con la obra de Allan Pollok-Morris...
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Telling her story
Contando su historia

La Liga de Broadway Viva Broadway y el United Palace de Artes Culturales en Washington Heights son anfitriones de una conversación con Rita Moreno...
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The King of Bills
El rey de los carteles

Before the blue bird, there was Buddy. Chances are that news of the last concert or club party you went to reached you via Twitter or Facebook - or even...
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Wave Hill Events
Eventos Wave Hill

A pesar de las tormentas de nieve, podemos ver un lado más amable de la madre naturaleza aquí en los jardines, incluso desde nuestra posición por...
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A Dialogue with Valentine’s Day

Valentine's Day, as much as I'd like to yield to your seductions, I just don't measure up to your economic standard of love. It would be nice – a romantic evening, sweetened by the taste of candy, the scent of flowers...

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Animated and funky

It’s time to get your funk on. More than 60 animation cels of black animation cartoons from the private collection of Bronx native Pamela Thomas and her...
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Winning design
Escuela de pensamientos gana honores

Hay una escuela para eso. No hay necesidad de mirar en Alemania o Japón para la última y más reciente innovación en energía sostenible.
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Bronx goes Super Bowl (Seinfeld, too)

Bronx se va al Súper Tazón (y también Seinfeld)

Bronx se va al Súper Tazón (y también Seinfeld)

¿Entre las 111.5 millones de personas que vieron el Súper Tazón o Super Ball, dos semanas atrás? Entonces ya estas familiarizado ...
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Wave Hill Events
Eventos Wave Hill

A medida que el final de febrero se acerca, entramos en la cúspide de la primavera. Con esto en mente, Wave Hill le invita a venir pronto para una...
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I Love the Bronx: The Point
Amo el Bronx: The Point

El Centro de Desarrollo Comunitario Point (The Point) es un rico recurso de la comunidad para niños de todas las edades.

Como madre soltera de adolescentes, conozco muy bien la escasez de programas de bajo costo y de alta calidad para nuestros hijos. Pero también hay algunas verdaderas joyas.
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Talking the Bronx 02.05.14
Hablando del Bronx 02.05.14

The William Hodson Senior Center will host a Black History Month celebration honoring outstanding members of the Bronx community on Fri., Feb. 7th...
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Wave Hill Events
Eventos Wave Hill

Febrero fue uno de los últimos meses en ser agregados a nuestro calendario, ya que los romanos consideraban originalmente el invierno un período sin meses.
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Scribble Away
Garabatear

Los niños son artistas naturales. Eche un vistazo a sus paredes en las que pondrán dibujos hechos de crayones, pintura y marcadores...
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Bowl Blitz in the Bronx

Though two teams from west of the Mississippi will be duking it out for the Vince Lombardi Trophy in New Jersey come Super Bowl weekend...
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I Love the Bronx: 100 Things
Yo amo el Bronx: 100 Cosas

En celebración del Centenario del Bronx, aquí 100 cosas que hacer en nuestro condado. Dividido en cinco categorías, espero que saque el tiempo para tratar algo nuevo.
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Hoot. Grrr. Roar.
Hasta arriba

Cavemen would don the hides of slaughtered Paleolithic bears, and Greek heroes such as Hercules was said to have sported the furs and the maneEn-espanol

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The landmarked lobby
El vestíbulo histórico

El espacio del vestíbulo en el que se encuentran los murales de Ben Shahn dentro de la Oficina General de Correos del Bronx, fue declarado...In-English

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Berklee in the Bronx

The Berklee College of Music in Boston has helped to produce some of the biggest names in music, including John Mayer, Natalie Maines of the Dixie Chicks, Melissa Etheridge, and Bronxite Bobby Sanabria. In 1991, the College founded the Berklee City Music; its mission is to reach and teach underserved students from fourth to twelfth...

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Los Nutcrackers

A LATINO QUEER COMEDIC CHRISTMAS PLAY WRITTEN BY AWARD-WINNING CHARLES RICE-GONZALEZ & DIRECTED BY CHRISTOPHER BURRIS OPENS DECEMBER 6 AT THE NEW BAAD! BAAD! The Bronx Academy of Arts and Dance proudly presents LOS NUTCRACKERS: A CHRISTMAS...

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“A family album”
“Un álbum familiar”

Bernadette Franco se quedó mirando las antiguas fotografías en blanco y negro de la vida cotidiana en el sur del Bronx durante las décadas de...
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Talking the Bronx 11.13.13
Hablando del Bronx 11.13.13

In keeping with its mission to promote Puerto Rican culture and art as well as to commemorate its 27th anniversary, El Comité Noviembre will host...
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On the ground level
A nivel del suelo

En un paseo por el Parque Inwood Hill, Jessica Lagunas, encontró un pequeño huevo azul. Lo llevó a casa y lo guardó en el interior de una caja....En-espanol

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Crayons, and spirits, alight
Crayones, y espíritus, se incendian

Ten years ago, the HudsonViewGardens’ HVG Art Group hosted its first official art exhibit in the co-op building. But the co-op had long been...
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Talking the Bronx 11.06.13

NYC Parks presents Greener Pastures: Celebrating 125 Years of Bronx Parks. The exhibition is being held at The Poe Park Visitor Center until Sat., Nov.16th. The exhibition includes 30 vintage and contemporary photographs mostly from the New York City Parks Photo Archive, as well as vintage postcards highlighting the long and ...

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I Love the Bronx – Sharon and Ruby

Las últimas semanas han sido sobre el artista de grafiti Banksy y su visita al Bronx. Esta semana me gustaría destacar a una artista de grafiti del Bronx...
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A Hellfighter, a Jibarito, and a Duke

The Duke of Puerto Rico is coming. While Rafael Hernández was often referred to as “El Jibarito Bohemio,” Bobby Sanabria prefers to call the master composer by another name – “The Duke” – in reference to the artist’s epic range. Hernández, one of the most important composers of Puerto...

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Enfocado

El enfoque de la nueva exposición de fotografía de la Universidad de Columbia es la ciudad. Sin embargo, su fotógrafo también se puede...
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Talking the Bronx 10.16.13

On Sat., Oct. 19th, the Huntington Free Library invites residents to create their own stuffed Halloween ghosts, ghouls, or creatures. Spend the day drawing, gluing, coloring, cutting, and stuffing. Admission to this workshop is free and is opened to the public. Halloween Arts and Crafts with Fran Marino is part of the free series of Third Saturday...

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A Brisk Bago en Bodega
Bago en las Bodegas

Michael Díaz, also known as his alter ego Juan Bago, is on tour. And he is relying on quarter waters, the popular, candy-colored juice drinks, to get...
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Catch Rider takes off
Catch Rider despega

Do aspiring rappers from the South Bronx and a 14-year-old girl from a small Appalachian town have much in common? Novelist and Bronx resident...
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Renaissance man at the manse

Hombre del Renacimiento en la mansión

Hombre del Renacimiento en la mansión

The Andrew Freedman Home is a Renaissance building, a broad limestone palazzo set back behind a wide grassy lawn on the Concourse.
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“A fun day”

Even the rain couldn’t dampen the Bronx spirit. Hundreds braved a steady drizzle to welcome home former Bronx natives Ellen Barkin, Robert Abrams and Miguel Angel Amadeo into the Bronx Walk of Fame. During this year's induction ceremony, held on Sun., May 19th, Barkin...

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Playing to win

9-year-old Nia Teruel sported a tiara, a long, white dress, pink lipstick, and a big smile. She only dresses like this on special occasions. “I don’t like to get dressed up,” she explained.

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Fiesta on Fordham

The Citibank branch on East Fordham Road and Creston Avenue is usually a quiet space where patrons and representatives speak in hushed...
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