Post Tagged with: "The Laundromat Project"

Education / Food

HPAC fair draws hundreds to Riverside Park

Hunts Point students create pens with The Laundromat Project

In a neighborhood with the city’s lowest high school graduation rate, the Hunts Point Alliance for Children’s Back to School Fair brought excitement to students and parents at the beginning of the school year, to counteract that statistic.

Education / Environment

Field Day adds art to the garden greenery

Children follow along during a yoga demonstration at Kelly Street Garden's Field Day.

The Laundromat Project held its second annual Field Day at the brand new Kelly Street Garden on a balmy September Saturday.

Art / Housing

One-day event will address gentrification, artists

Artists and affordable housing professionals will be the presenters at an event that will focus on concerns over gentrification and the role artists play in revitalizing neighborhoods. The event, entitled Sustaining Neighborhoods: Artists Moving Beyond Gentrification, is scheduled to take place on Saturday, Feb. 22 at La Casa Azul Bookstore […]

Art

Hunts Point Field Day explores creativity

Tours of the public art on local walls were a highlight of the Hunts Point Field Day.

An arts project that engages residents where they wash their clothes leads a celebration of Hunts Point’s rich artistic tradition.