Artists Amanda Williams and Olalekan Jeyifous will create a Brooklyn monument honoring Shirley Chisholm – the first monument commissioned as part of She Built NYC.
Image: "Our Destiny, Our Democracy." Amanda Williams and Olalekan Jeyifous.
Grant recipients for this pilot program were announced in August 2018.
Sidiki Conde, master Guinean drummer and dancer, performs at Lincoln Center. Photo by Deborah Ross, courtesy of The Center for Traditional Music and Dance.
After months of traveling the city and hearing from nearly 200,000 residents online and in person, the NYC Department of Cultural Affairs is thrilled to release New York City’s first-ever comprehensive cultural plan.
The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs (DCLA) is the largest municipal funder of culture in the country and is committed to providing access to art and culture for all New Yorkers.
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