Category: A Life in Art

Lorraine Williams keynotes 1619 Project theme, Black History Month, Gallery RIVAA, Roosevelt Island

1619 Project Truth Telling Draws A Crowd At Gallery RIVAA

The 1619 Project at RIVAA, an ambitious effort to better reflect the African-American experience in American history, lands on Roosevelt Island. It’s the theme for this year’s Black History Month exhibit at Gallery RIVAA.

Howe Theatre Dedication Ceremony


MST&DA wins NYSCA Award, the theatre arts nonprofit announced on Wednesday. Roosevelt Island’s Main Street Theatre & Dance Alliance is a first time recipient of the State’s Council on the Arts grant. “Our state’s creative industries generate a total of $120 billion to the state economy, account for […]