River To River Festival – Week 2

We’re halfway through Week 2 of the River To River Festival 2019! Check out more photos on LMCC’s Facebook page. Add Color (Refugee Boat), 2019. Photo by Ian Douglas. The Reflection Project with Yoko Ono. Photo credit: Brian J. Green Jennifer Monson/iLand, ditch, Photo by Ian Douglas Ernesto Pujol, The Listening School. Photo by Deirdre…

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The Reflection Project

The 2019 River To River Festival program focuses on themes of slowing down, reflecting, and imagining. Please join LMCC in kicking off the festival with: The Reflection Project with Yoko Ono Starting June 18 | Throughout Lower Manhattan The Reflection Project with Yoko Ono seeks to counter the relentless pace of the everyday by inviting the passerby to engage…

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Manhattan Arts Grants Applications are Open!

LMCC is pleased to announce the launch of the 2020 program guidelines and application forms for LMCC’s Manhattan Arts Grants: Creative Engagement, Creative Learning, and UMEZ Arts Engagement. Three Programs, One Deadline: Tuesday, September 10, 2019 at 5:00pm (EST) In 2019, LMCC awarded over $1.4 million to more than 270 individual artists, collectives, and organizations engaging Manhattan’s communities through a wide range of artistic forms and events.…

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June 2019 Grantee Events

FIGMENT NYC_Flights of Fantasy by Helen Chin_Photo by Adela Wagner

Come experience a wide range of art activities by supporting our Creative Engagement, Creative Learning and UMEZ Arts Engagement grantees at their events this month.   Andrea Arroyo “Evidence of Movement – Public Art exhibit by Andrea Arroyo” June 1, 2019 – September 30, 2019 Exhibition on view during gardens’ open hours. Meet the Artist Event:…

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SU-CASA 2019 Public Programs

SU-CASA artists will publicly present their work over the coming weeks as they victoriously conclude their partnership with LMCC. Artists include James Top, Paul Ferrara, Mei Kazama, Jennifer Verbit, Andrea Beeman, Jade Lam, Stephanie M. Echeveste, Michael Sherman, Andrew Suseno, Leonardo Sardella, Julia Rooney, Camille Hoffman, Walter Perez, Vinny Mraz, Edward Lu, Richard Grunn, Emily Stedman,…

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LMCC’s 2019 River To River Festival Lineup Announced!

  We’re thrilled to announce the dates and lineup of our 2019 River To River Festival, Downtown New York City’s completely free summer arts festival! From June 18 through June 29, performances and events will celebrate artistic and creative diversity in all its forms throughout spaces in Lower Manhattan. This year’s festival encourages the discovery…

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LMCC 2019 Art Auction

This year, 37 talented artists with ties to LMCC have donated works of photography, mixed media, etching, fiber arts, and more! Proceeds from the auction will help LMCC provide artists with financial grants, studio residency programs, professional development skills, and a platform to showcase their work in free public programs such as Open Studios and the River To River Festival,…

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May 2019 Grantee Events

Courtesy of Center for Remembering & Sharing

Courtesy of Center for Remembering & Sharing Come experience a wide range of art activities by supporting our Creative Engagement, Creative Learning and UMEZ Arts Engagement grantees at their events this month.   Night Multimedia Art Whispers in the Grove Exhibition: April 29, 2019 – June 7, 2019 Free lecture: Friday, May 17, 2019 at 6:00…

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