United Palace of Cultural Arts (UPCA)

Where Art Transforms Lives in Washington Heights

UPCA Events

PEOPLE'S THEATRE PROJECT presents "PARDON OUR APPEARANCE"

***Location Change***

Alianza Dominicana Cultural Center

530 West 166th Street (at Amsterdam Avenue)

***Location Change***

Friday and Saturday, November 21 & 22 at 7:30pm

Admission is Pay-What-You-Can

Info & tickets: www.PTP.nyc or 646-398-9062

An interactive and bilingual theatrical event based on the community actors' true stories of living in a changing neighborhood.

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The art of wine

 

After months of planning, Columbia Wine Co. has announced that its first wine class will be held at the United Palace on Wednesday, November 12 from 7-9pm. The classes will be fun, informative, and delicious!

Do you enjoy wine but want to learn more about it?

For only $25 per guest Columbia Wine Co. will cover all the basics while tasting some great wines:

"Paintings from the Balcony" and Other Recent Work by Bernard Winter

An art exhibit by local artist Bernard Winter will grace the walls of the United Palace annex from October 13 – November 11. The exhibit combines work from three bodies of work: "Energy Series," "Drum Council," and "Portraits."

The opening reception is Saturday, October 18 from 3-6pm. Winter will also conduct an artist's talk Sunday, November 2 from 2:30–3:30pm. Both events are free.

About the Artist:

Bernard Winter has lived in Washington Heights in New York City since 1980. He studied art at the Cooper Union (BFA, 1980) and at Queens College (MFA 1982). His work is concerned chiefly with portraiture, landscape and with images based on spiritual themes.

Read more: "Paintings from the Balcony" and Other Recent Work by Bernard Winter