Tag Archives: Neighborhood tours

Tour East 4th Street on Sun, August 19th

Fourth Arts Block: Exploring Experimental Culture in the East Village Fourth Arts Block (FABnyc) is rooted in the Lower East Side’s long history of hosting community and cultural spaces that served marginalized immigrants, artists, and activists. In the 1960’s and 70’s, East 4th Street coalesced as a center for experimental theater and film. Four decades […]

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Tour Arts on the North Shore of Staten Island

Join Monica Valenzuela, artist and staff member at Council on the Arts and Humanities for Staten Island (COAHSI), this Saturday for a tour of two north shore arts neighborhoods: Tompkinsville and Stapleton. The tour will explore several pop-up galleries, with an opportunity to meet coordinating artists and curators.  A short, one-stop ride on Staten Island […]

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El Barrio Walking Tour, June 16

The Municipal Art Society, in partnership with NOCD-NY, is hosting an El Barrio walking tour on Saturday, June 16.  Cost: $20 / $15.  Reserve tickets here! Join Luke Nephew–artist, educator and co-founder of the community-based arts collective The Peace Poets–for a tour of El Barrio Today Arts Cluster, a coalition of East Harlem organizations who […]

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THE POINT Launches our MAS Tour Series

Carey Clark, Visual Arts Director at THE POINT CDC, reflects on the success of Memorial Day weekend’s Hunts Point Village of Murals tour, the first in a series of NOCD walks coordinated by the Municipal Art Society: I was floored that 25 folks attended our tour, given that it was scheduled in the middle of a […]

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Food Tours of New York’s Immigrant Neighborhoods

On Saturday, May 19, Feet in 2 Worlds will host a culinary tour of Jackson Heights, one of New York City’s most diverse and exciting immigrant neighborhoods. Since 2005 Fi2W has been telling the stories of today’s immigrants. And there is no more universal way to tell these stories than through food. From Tibetan momos (steamed […]

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