BRAC Open House & Registration Day

BRAC Open House & Registration Day

September 26, 2022 (Bronx, NYC) - Bronx River Art Center (BRAC) is celebrating its 35th Anniversary with the opening of the exhibition CONVERGENCE: Artists & Community now on view through October 22nd. This Saturday, October 1st, BRAC will host an Open House & Registration Day from 11:30 am to 4:30 pm. The event is an open invitation to the community of West Farms and beyond to visit our facilities. Parents, children, youth, and adults are welcome to participate in the art making workshops led by local artist / muralist Tony Cruz aka RAM 2 and Brooklyn based artist / painter Mathamatics Patterson. Selection of urban and latin beats by Bronx native DJ Joker will animate the event.

BRAC’s Fall 2022 classes begin on Monday, October 3rd and run until December 17th. In addition to the regular classes in Drawing, Painting, Mixed Media, Printmaking, Ceramics, and Digital Media courses in Animation, Photography and Illustration, this semester BRAC is offering the Afro-Brazilian dance Capoeira and Introduction to Web Design. In addition, interested participants can apply for admissions to the FREE program, Teen Project Studio, TPS (ages 15 to 23), to work on a Art & Nature Design Project. 

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Bronx River Art Center
1087 E. Tremont Ave., Bronx, NY 10460
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GALLERY HOURS:
Tuesday - Friday: 2 - 6 PM
Saturday: 12 - 5 PM
Gallery hours are only in effect during the
exhibition dates.

OFFICE & CENTER HOURS:
Monday - Friday: 10 AM - 6 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 5 PM

DIRECTIONS TO CENTER:  By Train: Take #2 or #5 to West Farms Square/East Tremont. Walk one block east to Bronx Street. By Bus: Take #'s B9, 21, 36, 40, 42, or Q44 to East Tremont and Boston Road. By Car: Take Bruckner Expressway to Sheridan Expressway, and exit at East Tremont Ave. Turn left at the traffic light one block down onto East Tremont. Turn left after one block onto Bronx St. (Cross Bronx Expressway) towards Rosedale Ave, then exit. Turn left onto Rosedale Ave, then take a left onto Tremont Ave. Drive four blocks to West Farms Square.

BRAC's programming is made possible with support from the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council, including Council Member Eric Dinowitz and the Bronx Delegation. Additional support is from Bronx Borough President Vanessa Gibson, the NYS Council on the Arts with support from Governor Kathy Hochul and the NYS Legislature including Senator Luis R. Sepúlveda. Foundation support is from Con Edison: The Power of Giving, BronxCare Health System, New York Community Trust and private donors.