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Uptown Video: I Love My Hood Promo

Related: ‘I Love My Hood’: One Artist’s Attempt to Reclaim The Heights | WNYC We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com.…

Art in Washington Heights – A Look Back

Check out this video from 2010 on art in Washington Heights that features our good friends Mr. “I Love My Hood” Dister and Sandra Betancourt of NoMAA. Shout out to the both of them as they have been doing,…

Picture of the Week

Photography by Miguel Kron Mr. I Love My Hood himself Dister getting inked at Liquid Skin studio (165 Sherman Ave). We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com.…

Help Make WORD UP A Permanent Bookstore Uptown! | The Petition Site

The opening of WORD UP marked an exciting day for our community. Since our opening, we have hosted readings by novelists, comic book artists, performance artists, travel writers, zinesters, poets both famous and first-time, English and Spanish, teen and…

Word Up Books: A Video Retrospective

Video by Art By Dj Boy (@DjboyNYC) We invite you to like our Facebook page and follow us on Twitter, or e-mail us at UptownCollective@gmail.com.…

Putt-Up @ Word Up Fundraiser This Weekend

Putt Up at @ Word Up Weekend Mini-Golf Extravaganza & Awesome Raffle SATURDAY, AUGUST 13 & SUNDAY, AUGUST 14th

 12pm to 4pm
 each day
 Astroturf in a bookshop? Well, this ain’t just any bookshop. Putt Up at Word Up…

Word Up Extension Celebration Tomorrow @ Word Up Books

SATURDAY, JULY 30 1pm to 4pm

 4157 Broadway near 176th Street  YOU’RE INVITED 
to the
 WORD UP EXTENSION CELEBRATION! Remember how Word Up was going to close in mid-July? Delightfully, it has not! We’re still here through the end of…

A Few Words of Praise for Word Up Books

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) It was all supposed to end tonight. July 14th was slated to be the last day of Word Up Books but thanks to the people of the neighborhood and their support of this community affirming…

Word Up Community Book Store Grand Opening Tonight

BY Led Black (@Led_Black) Word Up Pop Up Book Shop – Grand Opening Friday June 17th 6 PM 4157 Broadway near 175th Street Like I have said many times before, the future is ours to shape. There is no…