LMCC Alumni Update

LMCC Alumni have been busy winning awards such as the MacArthur “Genius” Fellowship, a Guggenheim Hugo Prize, and putting up work at St. Ann’s Warehouse, the Brooklyn Museum, The Kitchen, and more!     Here are some highlights from the past few months from our Alumni:   Okwui Okpokwasili LMCC: Extended Life (2014, 2015), Process…

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November Grantee Events

Come experience a wide range of art activities by supporting our Creative Engagement, Creative Learning and UMEZ Arts Engagement grantees at their events this November.   Kathy Leichter Unladylike2020 Video of Bessie Coleman and Community Talk-Backs November 1, 2018 at 7:00 PM Maysles Documentary Center, 343 Malcolm X Boulevard, NY, NY 10027 This event kicks off…

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LMCC feature on 6sqft

6sqft features us in a blogpost about LMCC’s impact on New York City and the Financial District. Click the following link to read about a brief history of how LMCC played a part in revitalizing the arts in Lower Manhattan.     How the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council has kept art thriving through FiDi’s ups…

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October 2018 Newsletter

LMCC Welcomes the 2018-2019 Workspace Artists-in-Residence Cohort LMCC welcomes fourteen artists to its Workspace studio residency program. Workspace is a competitive nine-month studio residency program that focuses on creative practice development for emerging artists working across all disciplines. Based in studios at 101 Greenwich Street from September 2018 to June 2019, this year’s cohort includes choreographers, sculptors, poets, screenwriters, filmmakers, and interdisciplinary artists. For more on Workspace and the…

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October Grantee Events

Photo courtesy of Laura Nova, Silver Sirens Come experience a wide range of art activities by supporting our Creative Engagement, Creative Learning, and UMEZ Arts Engagement grantees at their events this October.   Peter Bulow Onkel Oskar’s Suspenders Installation on View: July 10 – November 14, 2018 Puppet Play and Artist Talk: Sunday, October 14, 2018 at 11:00…

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2018-19 Workspace Artists-in-Residence Announced

From top left: Golnar Adili, Jennifer Bartlett, Eliza Bent, Keisha Bush, André Daughtry,Jonathan González, Zac Hacmon, Terrance James Jr., NIC Kay, Ying Liu,Asif Mian, Kenneth Pietrobono, Orlando Tirado, Zhiyuan Yang   Please join LMCC to welcome our 2018-19 cohort of LMCC Workspace artists! Workspace, a nine-month studio residency program, supports emerging artists from all disciplines…

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September Grantee Events

Come experience a wide range of art activities by supporting our Creative Engagement, Creative Learning and UMEZ Arts Engagement grantees at their events this September.   Torkomada, Inc. Raqs Without Borders August 31 – September 2, 2018 at 7:30 PM University Settlement Speyer Hall Theater, 184 Eldridge Street, 2nd Floor, New York, NY 10002 Raqs Without…

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Manhattan Arts Grants Information Sessions

Information sessions are offered in locations across Manhattan for artists, groups, and non-profit organizations interested in applying to our grant programs. Learn what constitutes a well-prepared grant application and ask questions about LMCC’s grants programs from our staff. RSVP today!  Attendance is required for first-time applicants and returning applicants who have not attended an information session for…

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August Grantee Events

Gal Nissim and Jessica Scott-Dutcher, 2018 Creative Engagement Grantee. Courtesy of the artist Come experience a wide range of art activities by supporting our Creative Engagement, Creative Learning and UMEZ Arts Engagement grantees at their events this August. 14×48 If You Lived Here, You’d Be in Someone Else’s Home by Now July 23–August 23, 2018 all…

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