Affordable Art Fair. There are also workshops and tours, plus Art After Dark with complimentary cocktails Thursday. March April 2, Metropolitan Pavilion, W. Harlem Whiskey Renaissance. Celebrate the rich cultural heritage of Harlem and give back to the community while sampling some of your favorite dark spirits at Harlem Whiskey Renaissance.
By Gabrielle Fonrouge. January 4, pm Updated January 4, pm. A naked man jumped on top of a box truck in Harlem on Friday morning — dancing, screaming and strutting his stuff to a group of shocked onlookers, witnesses said. The man hopped on top of the white truck about 8 a.
Its representations have evolved with technologies of expression: from cave drawings, to sculpture and painting, to photography and video. Yet leading 21 st century social media platform, Instagram, the most popular platform for artists who share their work online, and its parent company, Facebook, both ban photographic representations of the nude body, while making an exception for artistic nudity in sculpture and painting. Unless their medium is photography and their subject is the body. The nudity ban prevents many artists from sharing their work online.
Jasson Melo, 24, allegedly shot video of the Sunday incident and posted it online. A New York City man has been arrested for allegedly attacking his girlfriend and then forcing her to walk down the streets of Harlem naked. The source says that Melo allegedly threatened to kill the unnamed woman before forcing her to strip. Police say Melo instructed the year-old woman to go outside on the street in nothing but a towel. Click here to get breaking crime news, ongoing trial coverage and details of intriguing unsolved cases in the True Crime Newsletter.