An update from the MFAH house museums

An update from the MFAH house museums As many of you know, Rienzi’s gardens, as well as Bayou Bend’s gardens, cottage, and house basement, flooded during Hurricane Harvey. The period rooms and collections are safe and secure, but both house museums remain closed for now. The Kilroy Center at Bayou Bend–including the meeting rooms, library, and shop–is open as […]

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Brooklyn Museum’s Target First Saturday Celebrates the Golden Anniversary of the West Indian American Day Parade on August 5

Throughout 2017, Target First Saturdays highlight female-identified and gender-nonconforming artists and organizations that challenge gender conventions. This programming is part of A Year of Yes: Reimagining Feminism at the Brooklyn Museum, which celebrates the 10th anniversary of the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art.

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Come see what we’re about … Join us for an Informational Tour of Safe Harbors of the Hudson!

Safe Harbors of the Hudson, a large scale redevelopment project in the City of Newburgh that combines housing and the arts, is hosting monthly informational tours. The next scheduled tour will be held on Tuesday, April 11th at 9 a.m.

Safe Harbors, whose mission is transforming lives and building communities through housing and the arts, purchased the old Hotel Newburgh in 2002 and turned the blighted eyesore into the Cornerstone Residence. Named Supportive Housing Network of New York’s “Residence of the Year” in 2007, the Cornerstone is home to 128 adults including the formerly homeless, veterans, those living with mental health diagnoses, artists and low income working adults in need of affordable housing. The project also includes the Safe Harbors of the Hudson Ann Street Gallery, a contemporary arts venue, the Lobby at the Ritz, live performing arts space and the newest project Safe Harbors Green.

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