Upcoming and Ongoing Events

Wednesday, October 18, 2017, 6:30-8:30 PM 4 West 43rd Street, New York, NY 10036 MORE
Saturday, September 16, 2-6 PM Laundry Pro, 938 E 163rd St, Bronx, NY 10459 MORE
Saturday, September 30, 2-6 PM M & M Community Laundry, 411 Tompkins Ave, Brooklyn, New York 11216 MORE
Saturday, September 30, 2-6 PM Urban Garden Center LLC, 1640 Park Ave, New York, New York 10035 MORE
Saturday, September 30, 3-4:30 PM Marcus Garvey Park, Enter at W. 120th St. & Mt. Morris Park W. MORE
Saturday, September 30, 4-6 PM Marcus Garvey Park, Enter at W. 120th St. & Mt. Morris Park W. MORE
Saturday, September 23, 2-6 PM Hancock Community Garden, 324 Hancock St, Brooklyn, NY 11216 MORE
Saturday, September 23, 2-5 PM Concord Nursing Home and Rehabilitation Center, 300 Madison St, Brooklyn, New York 11216 MORE
Saturday, September 16, 2-6 PM 920 Kelly Street (Basement), Bronx, New York 10459 MORE
Saturday, September 23, 2-6 PM Hancock T&T Community Garden, 324 Hancock St, Brooklyn, NY 11216 MORE
Saturday, September 16, 2- 5PM 920 Kelly Street (Basement), Bronx, New York 10459 MORE
Saturday, September 23, 2-6 PM Hancock T&T Community Garden, 324 Hancock St, Brooklyn, NY 11216-2401 MORE
Saturday, September 16, 2-4 PM 920 Kelly Street (Basement), Bronx, New York 10459 MORE
Saturday, September 16, 2-5 PM 924 Kelly Street, Bronx, New York 10459 MORE
Saturday, September 16, 2-4 PM 920 Kelly Street (Basement), Bronx, New York 10459 MORE
See what’s coming up at our Kelly Street creative hub! MORE

 

Annual Events

Field Day

Our annual fall festival of neighborhoods showcasing The LP’s public art residencies, fellowships, and arts workshops in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Harlem, and Hunts Point. In each of our three anchor neighborhoods, Create Change artists, community partners, volunteers, and staff have come together to organize free arts workshops, walking tours, facepainting, oral histories, and so much more!

 

Public Art Potluck

Our annual fall potluck celebrates each year’s Create Change artists. We bring the food. You bring the ideas.

 

SOAPBOX

SOAPBOX is The Laundromat Project’s elegant and art-filled annual benefit, including delicious beverages and hors d’oeuvres, live DJ, exclusive special edition print, silent auction, and fun art experiences. Check out photos from the 2016 event here.

 

Past Events

GREENING THE CITY AT THE 14TH ANNUAL HUNTS POINT FISH PARADE AND SUMMER FESTIVAL Photos by Osjua Newton   The Laundromat Project’s Greening The City Festival at the 14th Annual Hunts Point Fish Parade was a wonderful event filled with community engagement and conversation through artmaking, and hands-on activities exploring environmental justice in Hunts Point, Bronx. Despite some unexpected, ... MORE
Greening the City is part of the 14th Annual Hunts Point Fish Parade & Summer Festival, a day promoting arts and creativity as a means for bringing about environmental awareness, justice, and wellness. MORE
Guess who we’re honoring at our biggest celebration of the year? MORE
Thursday, March 9, 7:30 PM David Rubenstein Atrium at Lincoln Center 61 W 62nd St (Broadway between 62nd and 63rd Streets), New York, NY 10023   Free and open to the public.   Join The Laundromat Project for a creative and immersive discussion around reimagining community safety. We’ll be exploring the idea of “sanctuary” and “the role of artists and the ... MORE
We are excited to be a part of this year’s Young Talent Exhibition at Affordable Art Fair NY MORE
Join the 2016 People Powered Challenge MORE
Save the date for Public Art Potluck 2016! We bring the food… You bring the ideas. MORE
Save the date for this annual festival of neighborhoods showcasing arts and culture and celebrating community… MORE
SOAPBOX is The Laundromat Project’s elegant and art-filled annual benefit. The evening includes delicious beverages and hors d’oeuvres, live DJ, exclusive special edition print, silent auction, and fun art experiences. This year, we are celebrating a major milestone: 10 years of our flagship Create Change program.   Check out some of the photos from SOAPBOX 2016 here.   SOAPBOX 2016 Honorees Nari ... MORE
Join us as we kick-off programming at Kelly Street for 2016 on Saturday, April 30th! MORE
Info Session – Tuesday, January 26th 2016, at 6:30pm   2016 Create Change Info Session from The Laundromat Project   THIS IN-PERSON INFO SESSION WILL TAKE PLACE AT THE OBERIA DEMPSEY MULTI-SERVICE CENTER AT 127 W 127TH ST, room 108 IN HARLEM. Please RSVP for either session here. MORE
Our annual festival of neighborhoods in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Harlem, & Hunts Point MORE
Celebrate our Create Change artists! We bring the food. You bring the ideas. MORE
A day of activities focused on environmental awareness, urban beautification, and wellness MORE
Free ten-week workshop series for parents and caregivers MORE
2015 SOAPBOX benefit honoring Glenn Ligon and Shani Peters MORE
Join us at The Studio Museum in Harlem for fun and free workshops! MORE
Oct 31, 3 – 6pm Come trick or treat with us! MORE
Documenting the narratives of Harlemites through a compilation CD project. MORE
Celebrate our Create Change artists with us! We bring the food. You bring the ideas. MORE
Join the LP at the Sweet Spot Festival! MORE
A sequence of city-wide community events that will invite people to come together and create a “portrait” of their neighborhood. MORE
Re-creating the Native American custom of trade in an urban environment and allowing a mutual exchange between neighbors. MORE
Creating bridges through visual art and storytelling between customers and neighbors of a local beauty salon. MORE
Free screenprinting workshop at the Harlem Arts Festival MORE
A day of activities focused on environmental awareness, urban beautification, and wellness MORE
Bedford-Stuyvesant Art Workshops MORE
Harlem Art Workshops MORE
Hunts Point Art Workshops MORE
A social hub where community members can engage and share stories which will be collected Lonely Planet-style guidebook. MORE
We cordially invite you to join us at our Soapbox benefit. MORE
Join Raul Ayala (Create Change 2013) for a printmaking workshop during the Open Engagement Conference. MORE
A celebration of the geographic and social diversity of the city through music, dance and video. MORE
Learn and share strategies for working in community as artists. MORE
Our executive director, Kemi Ilesanmi participates in a panel discussion about the role of “play” in imagining the cities of the future. MORE
Come and march in the parade! Saturday will be a great day of fun for the entire family. Prizes will be awarded for best costumes and floats! MORE
Join us for art workshops and activities in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Harlem, and Hunts Point. MORE
Join us for this special screening of American Promise at the IFC Center. MORE
A one-day event focused on the impact of arts and gentrification in collaboration with La Casa Azul Bookstore. MORE
A two-day festival of neighborhoods in Bedford-Stuyvesant, Harlem, and Hunts Point MORE
We bring the food. You bring the ideas. MORE
A printmaking intensive for middle and high schoolers. MORE