Uptown Bounce: The Finale Wednesday, August 17, 6:00 - 9:00 pm El Museo del Barrio and MCNY Exhibit and Block Party Join the Museum of the City of New York and El Museo del Barrio for our third annual Uptown Bounce series of summer block parties! On four consecutive Wednesday evenings, sample distinctive New York DJs with music and dancing (including dance lessons), and enjoy gallery talks and tours, art workshops, summer drinks, and local food.
A private talk with the Artist in Residence Ayana Evans at 6:00pm. Ayana Evans is a NYC based artist. Her work consists of performance (often relational) arts practices that examine experiences and presumed knowledge that are lived through her body. Evans's recent performances include: "Operation Catsuit" and "I Just Came Here to Find a Husband," which are two on-going public interventions.
7PM Ayana Evans dancing with the Stanley Love Performance Group http://www.ayanaevans.com@yana_handbags