NYC Cultural Affairs Department Grants $40 Million Arts Funding To Harlem Chamber Players And Others

The Daily News has reported that the Department of Cultural Affairs will allocate $40 million to upwards of 900 local arts organizations, putting special emphasis on the mayor’s CreateNYC initiative which seeks to foster diversity in the arts community. PHOTOGRAPHY The fabulous Ms. Hegamin, Harlem recording superstar “Queen Victoria.” One of the most indelible images that…

Mayor Adams Department Of Cultural Affairs Award $58 Million In Grants

New York City Mayor Eric Adams and New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) Commissioner Laurie Cumbo today announced over $58 million in Cultural Development Fund (CDF) grants to 1,070 cultural organizations across the five boroughs. PHOTOGRAPHY The fabulous Ms. Hegamin, Harlem recording superstar “Queen Victoria.” One of the most indelible images that we’ve posted…

NYC POC Led Arts Entities Launch HueArts NYC Digital Map & Directory And Call For City Fund To Close Cultural Equity Gap

More than 400 artists from Harlem to Hollis entities founded, led, and served Black, Latinx, Indigenous, Asian, Pacific Islander, Middle Eastern, and all People of Color (POC) announce the launch of HueArts NYC. PHOTOGRAPHY The fabulous Ms. Hegamin, Harlem recording superstar “Queen Victoria.” One of the most indelible images that we’ve posted this year that…