iOS app Android app

New York City Department of Cultural Affairs

In New York, Yun-Chin Zhou Seduces Zankel Hall Audience

Jim Luce | Posted 01.25.2015 | Arts
Jim Luce

His hypnotic energy never flagged through the varied passages and moods, until he brought the work to its wild and feverish climax, sweeping the audience to its feet.

A Case for Community in Cultural Planning for New York

Lane Harwell | Posted 12.01.2014 | New York
Lane Harwell

Today I add new learning about the importance of "community" to discussions underway about including a comprehensive cultural plan requirement in the New York City Charter.

Resilience and the Arts

Lane Harwell | Posted 11.16.2014 | New York
Lane Harwell

This National Preparedness Month, New York's arts and cultural communities continue responding to superstorm Sandy, which hit the state nearly two ye...

The Power of Digital Storytelling

Lane Harwell | Posted 03.01.2014 | Arts
Lane Harwell

New York City's nonprofit community has an opportunity to harness the power of digital storytelling to engage a growing online public and drive contri...

Mayor's Awards for Arts and Culture

NYC-ARTS | Posted 04.24.2013 | Arts
NYC-ARTS

The seven honorees at the Mayor's Awards for Arts and Culture were pre-announced, yet there were still surprises at the celebratory event hosted by Mayor Michael R. Bloomberg and Whoopi Goldberg at New York City Center on February 20, 2013.

Harlem Arts Summit 2012: Protecting Harlem's Treasures

Akoshia Yoba | Posted 11.27.2012 | Black Voices
Akoshia Yoba

For six years running, the Harlem Arts Allian is presenting a seven day series of mostly free events, designed to elevate the platform for Harlem's illustrious arts and cultural scene and to renew enthusiasm and support for its great cultural institutions and artists.

Annabella Gonzalez Dance Troupe Presents Spring Series Juntos - "United"

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Luce

The latest offering from the Annabella Gonzalez Dance Troup (AGDT), Juntos ('United'), was triumphant. I was particularly impressed with the strengt...

Spotlight on the Annabella Gonzalez Dance Theater

Jim Luce | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment
Jim Luce

Annabella is known for having an eye for movement that conveys the essence of emotional situations. This shines through in "Primavera."