Miguel Luciano, Pimp My Piragua, Lenfest Plaza, West Harlem, NY, 2017


Summer 2017

Past Events

July 29, 2017


Lenfest Center for the Arts, 615 W. 129 St., New York, NY 10027 Wallach Art Gallery, 6th Fl.


Join Uptown artists Maren Hassinger and Miguel Luciano for an afternoon of art making that explores creativity and self-expression.  Working together, families will be able to contribute to Hassinger's artwork Fight the Power in an exercise that invites children and adults alike to experience empowerment through the act of making art.

All programs are free and open to the public

The Lantern / 8th Floor
Join us for art projects inspired by Maren Hassinger's Fight the Power on view in the Uptown exhibition. Working together, families can create sculptural elements made from paper that will eventually become part of Fight the Power.

Wallach Art Gallery / 6th Floor
Explore the Uptown exhibition and discover a world of shapes and colors through discussion and sketching.

Lenfest Plaza
Experience the public art piece Pimp My Piragua as artist Miguel Lucianoserves piraguas (shaved ice) from his custom-built cart.

Best for ages five and up; advanced registration encouraged.