HARLEM HOLIDAY WINDOWS
Tour with a Poetry Workshop.
A CELEBRATION OF HISTORY AND CULTURE, SET TO KICK OFF THE HOLIDAY SEASON.
Festive Window Designs Depict Scenes From The Harlem Renaissance in 8 Business Windows Along Frederick Douglass Boulevard, designed and executed by fifteen students from Fashion Institute of Technology’s (FIT) Visual Presentation and Exhibition Design (VPED) BFA program.
Enjoy the window displays while learning a bit of Harlem’s rich history.
Tours are provided by ArtCrawl Harlem, Inc. The tours will feature live storytellers and vignettes with actors and performers bringing the windows to life. The family friendly outing will also include children’s activities and free coloring books highlighting historical themes of the period for everyone who attends.
The season runs from:
Nov 30, 2016 thru Jan 2, 2017
After the tour, enjoy the Renaissance Remix! The Hip Hop Culture Center will analyze the poems, rhymes and times of the Harlem Renaissance and express them through contemporary eyes.
All ages invited!!!