Archive for September 2021

Governors Island is now open to the public all year long!

We are thrilled to announce that Governors Island is now open to the public all year long! Today Mayor Bill de Blasio and The Trust for Governors Island announced that Governors Island will remain open 365 days a year. For the first time in history, New Yorkers and visitors will be able to enjoy Governors…

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Highlights from the September Take Care Series

Thank you all who joined us last Saturday, at our September Take Care Series! We welcomed visitors to participate in the workshop Sun Seekers, conducted by artists Amy Khoshbin, Jennifer Khoshbin and Wildcat Ebony Brown. Participants reconnected with their bodies as we emerge from the pandemic in order to sustain our energy to keep fighting for…

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Highlighting Artists during Climate Week NYC

In honor of Climate Week NYC, Sept 20-26, LMCC amplifies the work of our artists working with themes of climate and sustainability. The Arts Center artists-in-residence Alchemyverse, duo Yixuan Shao & Bicheng Liang, are multidisciplinary artists who emphasize physical space, time, and the human experience through their work with raw nature and materials found in…

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The Take Care Series is happening this Saturday, September 18!

Spend a day at The Arts Center at Governors Island at The Take Care Series on Saturday, September 18! As part of our monthly Take Care Series programs, LMCC presents Open Studios, live music, and participatory workshops focused on healing at The Arts Center at Governors Island on September 18 from 12pm-5pm! From 12-5pm, meet LMCC’s newest cohort of artists-in-residence during…

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The Arts Center artist Buket Savci featured at SPRING/BREAK Art Show!

Courtesy of Buket Savci The works by current The Arts Center artist-in-residence Buket Savci is now on view at SPRING/BREAK Art Show in a solo presentation titled ‘Wrong Side of the River’ (Pink Room) and in a group project titled “Garden of Earthly Delights”! Savci’s recent paintings orchestrate multiple figures entangled with each other surrounded…

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The Arts Center Exhibitions & Fall Arts Week on Governors Island!

We are thrilled to be a part of the inaugural Fall Arts Week along with other eleven exhibition locations taking place from September 8-13 on Governors Island! A diverse collaborative of arts and cultural organizations that call Governors Island home present this joint roster of exhibitions, open studios, events, and activities. The exhibitions on view…

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The deadline for the 2022 Manhattan Arts Grants is one week away!

https://lmcc.net/wp-content/uploads/2021/09/final_613785151437cc00eee43c53_954894.mp4 For all Manhattan-based artists, groups, and non-profit organizations, there is one week left until the deadline for the 2022 Manhattan Arts Grants! Join us tomorrow, September 8 at our last Creative Engagement & Creative Learning Information Session Webinar to review the program guidelines and useful information to help you with the application process for…

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