Location: 1738 Hone Ave., Bronx
The Bronx Council on the Arts is a non-profit organization, a leader in providing cultural services and arts programs. Their multicultural clientele encompasses over 1.2 million residents. Their mission is to encourage and increase the public‘s awareness and participation in the arts, and to nurture the development of artists and arts and cultural organizations. In addition, they offer Basic Cultural Services that include direct financial support to individual artists and non-profit organizations, information services, technical assistance, education and community programming, advocacy and the operation of our Longwood Arts Project, an exhibition gallery and cyber arts program, and the Bronx Writers Center, an initiative dedicated to the creative and professional development of our writers.
They support such visible programs such as the Bronx Cultural Trolley, the Longwood Art Gallery, the Artisans Marketplace, the Bronx Museum of the Arts, the Pregones Theater, the Downtown Bronx Bar and Cafe, and many others.