The Artist Shop ~ Andrew Freedman Home for the Holidays

artwork image by Noté Peter George

 

The historic Andrew Freedman Home will hold its first Holiday Pop-up store.  The Artist Shop will run for one month, from November 25 to December 23, and feature the creative works of current Andrew Freedman Home Artists-in-Residence.  Participating artists are  Gabriel Aiello III Benton C Bainbridge Kelly Covington Renee Cox Noté Peter George Cannon Hersey Alice Mizrachi#WarrenSmith Andre Trenier Jennie West.work and Natalie Collette Wood.

The Artist Shop will take place at another historic site within the Grand Concourse Historic District, at what was the Grand Concourse Plaza Hotel, located at 900 Grand Concourse in the Bronx.

The Andrew Freedman Home was built on the Grand Concourse in the Bronx in 1924, and built as a home for the wealthy who lost everything in the Panic of 1907. Located at 1125 Grand Concourse, today it houses a Bed & Breakfast, a small business incubator, an Arts & Media Center, a Culinary & Hospitality Initiative, and other programs benefiting the community, including a variety of art exhibits and installations inside and out.

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While you’re there, check out a few of the architectural gems along the Grand Concourse, and the Bronx Museum of the Arts.

 

 

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