Posts Tagged ‘Museum of the City of New York’

‘Rhythm & Power’: A Little Bling, a Little Politics, a Lot of Salsa | NY Times

‘Rhythm & Power’: A Little Bling, a Little Politics, a Lot of Salsa | NY Times

By JON PARELES Music and dance are inseparable — as they should be — at “Rhythm & Power: Salsa in New York,” the exhibition that opened this week at the Museum of the City of New York. It is the museum’s first fully bilingual exhibition. “Rhythm & Power” celebrates the Latin music that was forged […]


The History of Hip-Hop, in Photos and More | Voices of NY

The History of Hip-Hop, in Photos and More | Voices of NY

By Melissa Noel “Hip-Hop Revolution” is an exhibition that tells the story of hip-hop – from its early days to its rise into mainstream pop culture where it has made a major cultural impact worldwide. The exhibit features more than 100 photographs taken by renowned New York-based photographers Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper […]


4/15/14: Documenting Hip Hop from Three Angles @ The Museum of the City of New York

4/15/14: Documenting Hip Hop from Three Angles @ The Museum of the City of New York

Documenting Hip Hop from Three Angles Wednesday, April 15 at 6:30pm The Museum of the City of New York (1220 Fifth Avenue, NY, NY 10029) Janette Beckman, Joe Conzo, and Martha Cooper are three pioneering New York-based photographers who documented hip hop – DJ-ing, rapping, and breaking – from its early days on the streets […]

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