Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance Event- Uptown Arts Stroll

Calling all Art Lovers!

The Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance is inviting the Central Harlem Community to Open Studios, a showcase of Northern Manhattan artists studios during their creative process. This event is free to the public, for more information on Open Studios details are listed below.



We invite everyone to open studios, an Uptown Arts Stroll tradition, on Sunday, June 22nd from 1:00-6:00pmwhen 25 Northern Manhattan artists will open their studios to the community for an intimate glimpse into their creative process. See for studios from 155th to 218th Street. Open studios are free to the public.

Free bus transportation is provided by ARC XVI Ft. Washington Senior Center. See for the schedule. Look for their blue buses to transport you to open studios.

Open Studios mobile guide is available through iOS devices (iPhone, iPod Touch, iPad) through the MustSee app. See to view the guide in your mobile device.

Martin Collins

Uptown Arts Stroll Coordinator

Northern Manhattan Arts Alliance

178 Bennett Avenue

New York, NY 10040





List of Guest Speakers:

Camille Santistevan, Assistant Program Director, Education Outreach, City University of New York Center For Advanced Technology.

Ms. Kathryn Finney, Founder and Managing Director, Digital Undivided.

Ms. Reshma Saujani, Founder and Chief Executive Officer, Girls Who Code.

Samuel Sia, Co-Founder, Harlem BioSpace.

Ms. Regina Smith, Executive Director, Harlem Business Alliance.

Dr. Sat Bhattacharya, Founder, Harlem Children Society.

Mr. Alex Betancourt, Executive Vice President, Harlem Commonwealth Council

Mr. Wayne Benjamin, AIA, Director of Residential and Commercial Development, Harlem Community Development Corporation

Ms. Melissa Lee, Harlem DNA Lab Manager, Harlem DNA Lab

Ms. Erika Gillette, Program Director, HYPOTHEkids

Zenaida Mendez, Director of External Affairs, Manhattan Neighborhood Network

Ms. Rachel S. Haot, New York State Deputy Secretary for Technology, New York Office of Information Technology Services

Ms. Tiana McFarlane, Director of Education and Technology, New York Urban League Technology Learning Center

Brittany Saunders, Deputy Counsel to the Mayor of New York City, Office of The Counsel to The Mayor of The City of New York

Mr. Christian Cordova, Senior Trainer, Older Adults Technology Services

Bruce Lincoln, Executive Producer, Silicon Harlem

Clayton Banks, Executive Producer, Silicon Harlem

Mr. Jason Ohene, Relationship Manager, Spring Bank

Ms. Yvahn Martin, Co-Organizer, Upper Manhattan/ Harlem Co-Working Meetup Group

For a full list of  speakers biographies, click link: Biographies

The Harlem Technology Forum Press Release, click link: The Harlem Technology Forum Press Release

Questions? Please Contact Community Board 10 at: (212) 749-3105