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 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.
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.
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