Harlem Stage is a performing arts center that celebrates and perpetuates the unique and diverse legacy of Harlem and the indelible impression it has made on American culture. Located on Convent Ave at W 135th St, this venue is a stunning New York City and national landmark.
The Raw Space on the avenue was created to establish art-house cinema about and for people of color. With an outdoor film festival, readings, exhibits, screenings and other diverse programming, enlightenment isn’t far away.
La Maison d’Art is the stylish and artistic place to be in New York. Located in Harlem, La Maison d’Art offers the astute visitor a unique experience; from the moment you enter the downstairs gallery you will be immersed in an authentic New York moment. Original, provocative paintings and sculptures created by rising local and international artists adorn all walls and rooms. All rooms and apartments are newly finished, distinctively designed and detailed. Unwind downstairs on the backyard patio, a spacious lounging area on the gallery level. La Maison d’Art, a contemporary home for the artful traveler.
La Maison d’Art Gallery, located on the ground floor, gives you the opportunity to experience art in an intimate, relaxed and personal environment. You will find monthly exhibits from local and international artists, who bring an esthetic vision of artful diversity. The balance of talent and combination of styles, makes La Maison d’Art Gallery the place to fall in love with art.
This is your local Harlem movie theater. First-run Hollywood movies and an occasional art house film (half-price before noon) are what you’ll find at this former NBA great turned entrepreneur’s successful theater chain.
Inspired by the worldwide success of the award-winning Mama, I Want to Sing, the Foundation’s mission is to promote the history of gospel, jazz and R&B for all generations. Executive Director, and Harlem legend, Vy Higginsen provides training and employment to performing artists.