The Melting Pot: Art Show and Open Mic

Art, Poetry, Music
Come out to El Fogon and experience the love and passion of visual artists, poets, filmmakers and musicians. You can even sign up for the open mic.

Admission $10

Saturday, October 1st

8-11 pm
(doors at 7)

El Fogon Center for the Arts

989 Home Street (Corner of Vyse Ave)
Bronx, NY
(2 or 5 train to Freeman Ave.)

El Fogon, Center for the Arts, presents a monthly art and poetry show curated by art enthusiast Julissa Rodriguez. The event is a creative spectacle bringing together an array of young talents. The Melting Pot aims to bring together the community and promote arts in the Bronx neighborhood.

Olivetree Art editor, Connie Salvayon, will be a featured artist in Saturday's show. Come out and support her for her first paintings showing!

Facebook Event info.

Manhattan in marble

Want to see Manhattan carved in to marble? The David Zwirner gallery in Chelsea has an exhibit by Japanese artist, Yutaka Sone who has worked Manhattan's landscape into a large block of marble. The show "Island" features highly detailed marble coral, tree stumps, and large banana tree fronds made with rattan. Sone's work is on show until October 29th.


Fall 2011 submissions are now open!

Calling sculptors, painters, writers, comedians, poets, and all other creative bodies!

Don't forget to pick up a submission contract from TH212 or download it from here.
Changes have been made so read them thoroughly.
The deadline is November 30.

Reminder: We will be accepting editors for the next 3 months.

"I believed in the potency of the tree ... and in this urgent need to live, I worshiped it like a pagan." - Carlos Bulosan

Brown Bag Lunch Open House! Wed. 12-2pm

Autumn is approaching and that means the leaves will wilt and fall, but not at the OTR! We're just getting started! Editors and contributors are a crucial part of the production cycle. If you want to dedicate your time to expanding the creative community at Hunter, join or submit.

Thank you Hamm Liang from A.S.I.A Club for creating this wonderful flyer!

-Jade Jen