The Bronx Museum of the Arts Reopens

  The Bronx Museum officially opens on Wednesday, September 9th! The museum will remain free and open to the public, but visitors must reserve timed tickets in advance and follow all safety guidelines. The museum will be operating at reduced capacity with limited ticketing and entry every 30 minutes. Their new hours will be Wednesday to Sunday from 1pm to 6pm until further notice. Visitors can reserve tickets at

Share New Ideas For Renovation at the Bronx Museum of the Arts

  FAMILY WORKSHOP Imagine the Bronx Museum Friday, July 29th, 1:30pm – 3:00pm The Bronx Museum of the Arts is planning a renovation. Before design begins, we want to hear what you love about the Bronx Museum and what you want to see in its future. Please join us for a family art workshop led by Architect Monica Ponce de Leon. Families will learn about architecture and design through creative

May at the Bronx Museum of the Arts

CommuniTea Time Wednesday, May 4, 4:00pm to 7:00pm Bronx-based artist Michele Brody presents CommuniTea, a performance series featuring a shared tea service during which participants share loose-leaf tea with the artist and relate their stories, memories, thoughts, poems, and reflections, to be transcribed onto repurposed tea stained paper filters. In conjunction with the artist’s exhibition Reflections in Tea, on view at the Bronx Museum through May 29.   Bronx Trolley Night Wednesday,

Lunar New Year Celebration at Bronx Museum of the Arts

LUNAR NEW YEAR CELEBRATION: YEAR OF THE MONKEY Saturday, February 20, 2:00pm to 4:00pm Celebrate this popular Chinese holiday with costumed folk dances and authentic music, presented by the New York Chinese Cultural Center.   Free admission and refreshments (donations suggested) Location: Lower Gallery   2:00pm – Hands-on youth paper cutting and calligraphy activities 3:00pm – Performances begin   Produced in collaboration with the New York Chinese Cultural Center.  

October at the Bronx Museum

BX200 VIRTUAL STUDIOS Thursday, October 15, 6:30pm to 9:00pm Join us for the fourth installment of BX200 Virtual Artist Studios, featuring projected images by six of the BX200 artists, discussion, and Q&A in a relaxed atmosphere. CLOSING PARTY AND CATALOGUE SIGNING: ¡PRESENTE! THE YOUNG LORDS IN NEW YORK Friday, October 16, 6:00pm to 8:00pm Come have a last look at the popular ¡Presente! The Young Lords in New York exhibition,

June at the Bronx Museum of the Arts

All events are FREE ADMISSION unless otherwise noted. Public Programs are subject to change. View the latest schedule at   Wednesday, June 3 Readings & Conversations: Author Marcus Baram 5:30pm to 7:30pm The Bronx Trolley: First Wednesdays Arts & Culture Tour stops at the Bronx Museum where author Marcus Baram reads excerpts from Gil Scott-Heron: Pieces of a Man, followed by a Q&A. Free admission and bar (donations suggested)

May at Bronx Museum of the Arts

Friday, May 1, 6:00pm to 10:00pm First Fridays! Dance  Four extraordinary artists from Soledad Barrio and Noche Flamenca will perform traditional flamenco presenting a range of comedy, joy, and sadness through dance. Artist and choreographer Nia Love will perform her new project entitled Recognize, an exploration of interpersonal relationships, with her young son, virtuoso drummer Kojo Roney. Saturday, May 2, 1:00pm to 4:00pm Family Affair: Spring Fever Welcome spring’s long

Wild Noise: Artwork from The Bronx Museum of the Arts and El Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes

On May 21, The Bronx Museum of the Arts kicks off its unprecedented exchange with Cuba’s El Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes de La Habana (MNBA) with a major exhibition in Havana, Wild Noise: Artwork from The Bronx Museum of the Arts, featuring over 90 works by more than 50 artists from The Bronx Museum’s permanent collection. The Bronx Museum of the Arts and El Museo Nacional de Bellas Artes


WHAT:         Follow Jane Austen on her travels through Regency England with cultural historian Lorella Brocklesby In this illustrated talk, you’ll discover the historic places and country houses Austen visited in Bath; theaters she enjoyed in London; the Georgian hotel that still exists in Southhampton where she celebrated a birthday; and more. Ms. Brocklesby teaches at NYU and Parsons and lectures widely. A reception will take place after the presentation.

Casita Maria's 80th Anniversary Exhibition Celebrates 10 of its Alumni, including Tito Puente, Tina Ramirez and Grandmaster Melle Mel

Casita Maria Center for Arts & Education, the first charitable organization to serve the Latino Community in New York, is proud to present CASITA MARIA: 80 YEARS OF INSPIRING THE FUTURE, an exhibition that celebrates Casita’s 80th anniversary through the life stories and achievements of ten of its most distinguished alumni.   From its origins in El Barrio, East Harlem in 1934 up until today in the South Bronx, Casita

Bronx Memberships You Should Have in 2015

Many places you visit nowadays offer membership options. Depending on how many times you plan to visit in a year, it often pays for itself in a few visits and has some great perks for you and your family. There are also some great programs and places that you should consider supporting in 2015. Must Haves   The Bronx Zoo If you have young children, this one is a given. With just