Posts Tagged ‘Photography’

New Music: Reyna – What I Want

New Music: Reyna - What I Want


6/6/14: Message Delayed Opening Reception @ The United Palace

6/6/14: Message Delayed Opening Reception @ The United Palace

We live and are immersed in an instant gratification society. A picture is taken and it is instantly beamed around the world via social media. The ongoing Message Delayed exhibit takes that idea and subverts it. The brainchild of Uptown’s own Mike Fitelson, the photos for the exhibit are taken every year during the annual [...]


Monday Mood Music: Cakes – Plug Life

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5/18/14: The Warriors @ The United Palace

5/18/14: The Warriors @ The United Palace

Sunday, May 18, 2014 4pm doors; 5pm stage show; 5:30pm movie $10 online, $15 at the door The fifth installment of “Sunday Movies at the Palace with Lin-Manuel Miranda” features the 1979 cult classic about gangs gone wild. 92 min. In English with Spanish subtitles. Master of Ceremonies Lin-Manuel will introduce the movie with a [...]


Spread Love: Journey of a Female Comic Opens This Weekend…

Spread Love: Journey of a Female Comic Opens This Weekend...

Journey of a Female Comic chronicles the highs and lows of a Latina actress/comedian as she struggles to make it in Hollywood. It’s a comical portrayal of what it takes to achieve success in a town where people confuse fame with greatness, with an all-star cast of some of the greatest Latino Actors in Hollywood. [...]


#BringBackOurGirls – Inwood Stands in Solidarity with Nigeria’s Missing Girls and their Families

#BringBackOurGirls - Inwood Stands in Solidarity with Nigeria's Missing Girls and their Families

By Arlene Schulman (@ArleneSchulman) From the Dyckman Houses to Dyckman Street and points north to the end of Inwood, neighborhood residents stand in solidarity with the 300 girls abducted from their boarding school in Nigeria by the Islamist militant group Boko Haram. “They’re our girls,” said one woman from the Dyckman Houses, a public housing [...]


Uptown Video: Street Art vs Graffiti

Uptown Video: Street Art vs Graffiti

We asked the people of the Bronx, if there is a difference between Street Art and Graffiti? The Bronx is the birthplace of Hip Hop, breakdancing and Graffiti “bombing” as documented in: Style Wars. We here at Project Bronx also asked Bronx residents if Street Art hurts or helps the community? Do art murals hold [...]


City Unveils Renovated Highbridge Park Recreation Center | DNAinfo

City Unveils Renovated Highbridge Park Recreation Center | DNAinfo

By Nigel Chiwaya WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — The Highbridge Park Recreation Center is open for business — and thanks to a just-completed renovation, it will now stay open year-round. The city’s Parks Department, elected officials and representatives from Parsons The New School for Design joined northern Manhattan residents Monday to unveil the overhauled recreation center, which [...]


Picture of the Week

Picture of the Week

Photography by Paul Lomax (@PaulLomaxPhoto)


5/8/14: TEDxColumbiaSIPA

5/8/14: TEDxColumbiaSIPA

The 2nd annual TEDxColumbiaSIPA event will take place at the Miller Theatre (Broadway at 116th St.) on the Columbia University campus on May 8th from 2:00pm to 6:00pm. The function will feature 12 inspiring speakers and performers organized around the theme, Think Smaller. Highlighted speakers this year include Grammy-nominated musician Matisyahu and New York Times [...]


The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #WashingtonHeights

The Uptown Tweet of the Week: #WashingtonHeights

#WashingtonHeights http://t.co/fxsvnHiJKL — Oliver Nunez (@OliverNunez) May 2, 2014 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.


05/08/14: Arlene Shulman In Conversation With Led Black @ Word Up Books

05/08/14: Arlene Shulman In Conversation With Led Black @ Word Up Books


New Music: Charlie Cruz Ft. Eckz – Dedicated

New Music: Charlie Cruz Ft. Eckz - Dedicated


Uptown Video: Piecing it Together

This is a short documentary about three uptown NY moms with autistic sons who were interviewed about their daily experiences and what its like to raise their child. Shot by Jose “Lozer” Alfonseca Edited by Jonathan “Audubon” Perez We invite you to subscribe to the weekly Uptown Love newsletter, like our Facebook page and follow [...]


United Palace debuts new movie screen with showing of the 1933 film King Kong | NY Daily News

United Palace debuts new movie screen with showing of the 1933 film King Kong | NY Daily News

BY Michael J. Feeney This King Kong helped save the day. “In the Heights” creator Lin-Manuel Miranda greeted Washington Heights moviegoers Sunday by donning a gorilla suit for a showing of the 1933 film at the United Palace. More than 700 guests watched the film on the theater’s new screen, installed two weeks before the [...]


‘In the Heights’ Creator Vows to Wear Gorilla Suit to King Kong Screening | DNAinfo

'In the Heights' Creator Vows to Wear Gorilla Suit to King Kong Screening | DNAinfo

By Nigel Chiwaya WASHINGTON HEIGHTS — Lin-Manuel Miranda isn’t monkeying around when it comes to raising money for the United Palace. The Tony Award-winning creator of “In the Heights” is promising to don a gorilla suit Sunday in an effort to help the Washington Heights events space scrape together enough money to buy a new [...]


Uptown Video: Does The Bronx TURN UP?

Uptown Video: Does The Bronx TURN UP?

This week Adam Levine-Peres asked people of the Bronx if they listen to Hip Hop and if they know what the popular phrase “TURN UP” means. Is it TurnT Up? Is it Turned Up? & finally Can we turn down? Check out: The Best of the Boogie Down: Project Bronx


4/27/14: Palace of the Apes – King Kong Comes Uptown

4/27/14: Palace of the Apes - King Kong Comes Uptown

Sunday, April 27, 2014 4pm doors; 5pm stage show; 5:30pm movie FREE! “King Kong ain’t got expletive on me,” are the famous words of corrupt cop Alonzo Harris, played by Denzel Washington, from the film Training Day. Well, sir you are wrong. On April 27th, the 4th installment of Sunday Movies at the Palace with [...]


Picture of the Week

Picture of the Week

Photography by Wallace Flores (@opus1ny)


Uptown Video: Crazed Man Survives Being Run Over By Train

Uptown Video: Crazed Man Survives Being Run Over By Train

No bueno – not sure how this dude made it out alive but he is one lucky crazed drug addict. The video taken on the 175th street A Train Station on December 28th 2013, shows an emotionally disturbed young man on the train tracks while some of his friends try to rescue him from certain [...]


Uptown Video: The Mixtapes EP Documentary

Uptown Video: The Mixtapes EP Documentary

Imagine working over a year on an album and just weeks before the release date your laptop crashes, erasing the songs you’ve perfected. This is what happened to artist/producer Dominante earlier this year. When his latest album, The Mixtapes EP, was about to be released his laptop crashed. In the The Mixtapes EP documentary the [...]


4/13/14: Emmanuel “Dj Boy” Abreu Fundraiser @ Word Up Books

4/13/14: Emmanuel "Dj Boy" Abreu Fundraiser @ Word Up Books

Gallery, Film and Party by Emmanuel “Dj Boy” Abreu Fundraiser April 13, 2014 3-6pm – Gallery Reception and Screening 6-9pm – Party with Live Dj Drinks and Snacks will be provided. Price: Gallery and Screening are free to enter. $10 Suggested Donation for entry to Party at 6pm Exclusive RSVP ONLY THROUGH INDIEGOGO $15 entry [...]


Uptown Video: Nueva York Presents Dominican York @ Dyckman Bar

Uptown Video: Nueva York Presents Dominican York @ Dyckman Bar


New Music: Charlie Cruz – Full Metal Jacket

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