¡Retumba! receives a Taino Award: "Guaitiao/Friendship Award for “Community” TODAY, Saturday, April 18th at The Bronx Museum for the Arts on Grand Concourse and 165th Street, Bronx, NY. Doors open at 4P. Award ceremony begins at 5P. Come and join the celebration! There will be music, dance, songs and words. Food and vendors, too.
The Bronx Museum has raised $1 million for acquisitions and has added works by several major artists to its permanent collection.
The museum was founded in 1971 and began building a collection in 1986, is typically able to spend $10,000 to $50,000 a year for acquisitions. It receives donations and bequests of work, but it has often struggled to add significant works.
PLAN TO VISIT
1040 Grand Concourse
Bronx, New York 10456