Image courtesy Scott Houston

Image courtesy Scott Houston

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September 9 - October 21

Friday, Sep 8, 6-9pm | Opening Reception at BAS

Saturday, Sep 9, 6pm | The Gathering & Open Mic at BAS

Friday, Sep 15, 6-8pm| Opening Reception at Swing Space | 900 Grand Concourse

Friday, Sep 22, 6-11pm | Opening Reception at Andrew Freedman Home | 1125 Grand Concourse


Wednesday, Sep 13, 6-9pm | America Divided "Policing and Mass Incarceration in Chicago" followed by discussion with Alfredo Carrasquillo from #CLOSErikers and #JustLeadershipUSA and Five Mualimm-ak of Incarcerated Nation

Wednesday, Sep 20, 6-9pm | America Divided "Inequality in Housing in New York City" followed by discussion with Anisah Sabur from Correctional Association of New York and Rob Robinson Human Rights Advocate, moderated by Five Mualimm-ak of Incarcerated Nation

Wednesday, Sep 27, 6-9pm | America Divided "Inequality in Education in Florida" followed by panel with Community Connections for Youth and Echoes of Incarceration 

Thursday, Oct 5, 6-9pm | Herman's House followed by panel with former Black Panther Bill Johnson and Bryan Shih

Saturday, Oct 7, 5-8pm | Strength of a Woman by Allison Caviness followed by discussion with Anisah Sabur from Correctional Association of New York and Five Mualimm-ak of Incarcerated Nation

Friday, Oct 20, 6-9pm | Rikers: An American Jail followed by panel with Five Mualimm-ak and other cast members


A three-venue exhibition between Andrew Freedman Home, BronxArtSpace and Swing Space, STATE PROPERTY is a multidisciplinary examination of American consumerism of prison labor and our daily choices to purchase, condone or reject goods created in penitentiaries.  The exhibition asks guests to consider more carefully what “Made in the U.S.A” currently means in relation to the incarceration system and corporate outsourcing. Currency and choice (or lack thereof) are the springboards towards a much deeper dialogue that recognizes these present injustices. Read the full press release.


Yasmeen Abdallah & Berdscarnival, Nava Atlas, Benton C Bainbridge, Aileen Bassis, Knowledge Bennett, Renee Cox, Walter Cruz, Sophia Dawson, Abdoulaye Diallo, Tasha Dougé, Emory Douglas, Nicky Enright, Donelle Estey, Xavier Figueroa, Ryan Garvey, Noté Peter George, Josué Guarionex, Cannon Hersey, Scott Houston, Rush Humphrey, Incarcerated Nation, Duron Jackson, Julia Justo, Suprina Kenney, Alan Ket, Brittany Kathryn Knapp, emma lee, Ann Lewis, Roberto Lugo, Mare139, Meridith McNeal, Alice Mizrachi, Five Mualimm-ak, Trokon Nagbe, Gigi Ng, Isaac Scott, Bryan Shih, Bayeté Ross Smith, Solitary Watch, Pamela Talese, Hank Willis Thomas, Trap IF, Boo Lynn Walsh, Jennie West, Levester Williams, Natalie Collette Wood


STATE PROPERTY is sponsored by Mid-Bronx Senior Citizens Council.