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UPTOWN BOUNCE

July 22, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FREE

El Museo del Barrio and the Museum of the City of New York present the second edition of Uptown Bounce: Summer Nights @ 104 & Fifth, a FREE joint series featuring musical performances, gallery talks, art-making workshops, renowned DJs, festive summer drinks, local food vendors, and more.

AT EL MUSEO DEL BARRIO
Join us for a variety of events, including a guided tour of both Museum of the City of New York and El Museo del Barrio, brief artist talks in the galleries featuring artists Miguel Luciano and Shellyne Rodriguez from our exhibition ¡PRESENTE! The Young Lords in New York. In our courtyard, Alicia Grullón presents her interactive performance Pick It!, in which she invites audience members to create signs protesting an issue of their choice. Also outside, enjoy sidewalk shenanigans by FEEGZ and crew. El Café features the musical stylings of DJ Turmix, a specialist in Boogaloo which was a favorite of the Young Lords and their generation; and video projections by Louis Cameron.

*Galleries Open Until 9:00pm
6:30pm: Start off in El Museo’s galleries for a tour of ¡PRESENTE! The Young Lords in New York with curator Rocio Aranda-Alvarado, then continue with curator Sarah Seidman at the City Museum  for a tour for Activist New York.
7:00pm: Gallery talk with ¡PRESENTE! artists Miguel Luciano and Shellyne Rodriguez, with curator Rocio Arando-Alvarado

AT CITY MUSEUM
Hustle uptown as Operator Emz & DJ Joey Carvello of Mobile Mondays! spin vinyl 45s all night. At 6:30pm learn the Hustle with New Style Hustle maestro Jeff Selby, accompanied by Conga players. Chalk art by Kady Perry.

• Galleries open
• Operator Emz & DJ Joey Carvello of Mobile Mondays!spin classic disco vinyl ‘45s on the Terrace
• Conga player Gabriel Tomasini keeps the beat throughout the night
• Sidewalk art by Kady Perry

*Galleries Open Until 9:00pm
6:30pm: Start off in El Museo’s galleries for a tour of ¡PRESENTE! The Young Lords in New York with curator Rocio Aranda- Alvarado,           then continue with curator Sarah Seidman at the City Museum  for a tour for Activist New York.
Learn the hustle with New Style Hustle maestro Jeff Selby
Tour of Hip Hop Revolution with curator Sean Corcoran
7:00pm: Tour Activist New York with curator Sarah Seidman
7:30pm: Tour Hip Hop Revolution with curator Sean Corcoran
8:00pm: Tour Activist New York with curator Sarah Seidman

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Illustration by Corey Cavagnolo

Details

Date:
July 22, 2015
Time:
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Cost:
FREE
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Venue

El Museo del Barrio
1230 Fifth Avenue
New York, NY 10029 United States
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Organizer

El Museo del Barrio
Phone:
212.831.7272
Website:
www.elmuseo.org