New York Public Library

Canvas Painting: Hip Hop Art

A Program featuring New York Public Library (Columbus Branch)

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Join us for tranquil art making!

This event will happen in person at Pelham Parkway-Van Nest Branch. Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of Hip Hop at The New York Public Library with this creative activity! We will paint pieces inspired by the hip hop artists as well as discussing the history of the genre and impact of Hip Hop greats such as Biggie Smalls, Tupac Shakur, Big Pun, Lauryn Hill, Missy Elliot, LL Cool J, Wu Tang Clan and so much more! You will learn more about hip hop and will relax your mind.

All materials will be provided. Just bring your creative ideas!

July 13, 2023, 08:00 PM

08:00 PM - 09:00 PM

About The Speakers

New York Public Library

New York Public Library

Columbus Branch


New York Public Library

New York Public Library

476 5th Ave, New York

2147 Barnes Avenue, Bronx, NY 10462


Main Sponsor

Queens Public Library



In 2021, the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) awarded $425.7 million through grantmaking, research and policy development, to advance, support, and empower America's museums, libraries, and related organizations.

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