Uptown Fridays

Studio Museum in Harlem , Harlem Friday August 23 2013 18:00 - 21:00
Uptown Fridays
Photograph: Matthew Hanlon
Uptown Fridays at the Studio Museum of Harlem

Stop by art institution the Studio Museum in Harlem for a chance to mingle with a neighborhood crowd. There’ll be a deejayed dance party in the breezy courtyard, a guided tour of one of the current exhibitions and free popcorn. ExÐHercules and Love Affair member Shaun J. Wright (Fri 26) spins electro and house music; DJ Designer Imposter (Aug 9) throws down dance-punk and hip-hop and the Terence Nance–directed short film The Triptych will be screened; while Venus X (Aug 23) promises a mishmash of underground rap, international club bangers and obscure global sounds, like Dominican street music. Show up early for happy hour from 6 to 7pm.


Venue name: Studio Museum in Harlem
Address: 144 W 125th St
New York
Cross street: between Adam Clayton Powell Jr. Blvd (Seventh Ave) and Malcolm X Blvd (Lenox Ave)
Opening hours: Thu, Fri noon–9pm; Sat 10am–6pm; Sun noon–6pm
Transport: Subway: 2, 3 to 125th St
Price: $10
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