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Museum of the City of New York
1220 Fifth Ave at 103rd St, New York, New York 10029
Join the Museum of the City of New York and El Museo del Barrio for our FREE summer block party series celebrating East Harlem at the top of Museum Mile! In its fifth year and held on four consecutive Wednesdays, visitors are invited to stop by and dance to music by local New York City DJs, participate in art-making workshops, and savor summer drinks and local food, and more.
At the Museum of the City of New York: A Space Odyssey
For the finale of Uptown Bounce, we take a futuristic journey inspired by both our Future City Lab and the film «2001: A Space Odyssey» by renowned director Stanley Kubrick, subject of our new exhibition, Through a Different Lens: Stanley Kubrick Photographs. Operator Emz of Mobile Mondays! will spinning space-age pop from icons including David Bowie, Janelle Monae, Grace Jones, Elton John, and Prince. Duo Manchildblack and Monstah Black of The Illustrious Blacks will create an intergalactic Afro-Futuristic performance.
At El Museo del Barrio: Uptown x East Harlem Live
El Museo del Barrio features East Harlem Live! The collective captures local stories and amplifies voices of members of the East Harlem community through photos, texts, videos, sound clips, and live performances. More details coming soon!