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Turnaround Arts students perform at The White House Talent Show
On May 25, 2016, students from Turnaround Arts schools from P.S. 165, P.S. 284, East Flatbush Community Research School, and Ebbets Field Middle School performed at The White House Talent Show with First Lady Michelle Obama.
Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion in New York City’s Cultural Sector
The Department of Cultural Affairs is committed to working with the cultural community to cultivate a sector that serves every New Yorker.
Paris and NYC Celebrate 2016 Tandem Cultural Exchange
From June through October Paris and New York City will celebrate the 2016 Tandem, a cultural partnership honoring the connections and cultural achievements of these cities with programming on both sides of the Atlantic. The Paris-New York Tandem 2016 will include music, dance, cinema, literature, theatre, the visual arts, as well as language, gastronomy, and cultural innovation. Pictured above, Wang & Ramirez will perform their piece Monchichi at BAM in October.
Learn More about the Tandem.
SU-CASA places artists and arts organizations in residence at senior centers across NYC.
With 102 residencies in 51 City Council districts, SU-CASA is the largest creative aging program in the country.