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      About Artists in Partnership

Artists in Partnership, Inc. is a 501c3 cultural arts organization located in Long Beach, NY.  The mission of AIP, "empowering artists and engaging the community," is a unique collaboration supporting  literary, visual and performing artists by showcasing their talents, creating new avenues of expression, developing multi-generational and cross-cultural projects, providing fiscal sponsorships, and allying with local organizations, businesses and city government to attain these goals.

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 UPCOMING FESTIVALS

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10th Annual BARRIER BEACH BLUES and ARTS Festival 

JUNE 28, 29 & 30th 2018 
     

   
SCHEDULE:
 


  THURSDAY 6/28 - Long Beach Public Library                                                                                  7:00- UNSCRUBBED- Documentary about Sam “Bluzman” Taylor

                                              8:00- Live performance with “A BAND CALLED SAM” featuring Sam’s Daughter Sandra Taylor

 

FRIDAY 6/29 - Long Beach Public Library                                                                                               7:00 – NEW MOON ACOUSTIC BLUES TRIO

8:15 – KERRY KEARNEY BAND

 

SATURDAY Afternoon- 6/30-  Kennedy Plaza with “Arts in the Plaza” – 

                       11:00- Children’s Art Tent Project  

                                                                  12:00– MITCH WEISS: Blues Harmonica master/songwriter   with BLUE RUIN and KEN KRESGE

SATURDAY EVENING 6/18- Long Beach Public Library
                                                                            7:00 – JERRON “BLIND BOY” PAXTON
8:15 – ALEXIS P. SUTER BAND

   9:30-LOLA’S- 180 West Park Avenue-           

J BRITTANY BLUES JAM with KEN KRESGE and JONATHAN MELE.


 

 

 

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 ARTS REVIVAL AFTER SANDY

After Super Storm Sandy, the mood of Long Beach and its neighboring towns on our barrier island has been shifting from one of “survival to revival.” Sandy destroyed our boardwalk, lowered our beaches, and damaged many homes and businesses. However, the storm did not defeat us: our boardwalk will be rebuilt, our beaches will be replenished, and our properties restored. Our community is dedicated to making those goals a reality.

What has sustained us throughout – are THE ARTS. Whether it’s children painting to express their feelings, musicians writing songs and performing at fundraisers, artists creating works to support the community, or filmmakers documenting our experiences- these are what make us “strong beach”.

Artists in Partnership, Inc., a not-for-profit arts organization, in partnership with the Long Beach Public Library, has provided venues and opportunities to talented literary, visual, and musical performers which have benefited our Long Beach Community for over 13 years.

AIP NOW NEEDS YOUR SUPPORT to ensure that they not only survive, but are a part of reviving the arts even further!  As a community we need AIP - especially at this time - because they offer us means for self-expression, cultural experiences, healing, and opportunities for increased economic growth.

BECOME A MEMBER, MAKE A DONATION, or SPONSOR AN EVENT. Your support of Artists in Partnership, Inc. shows your commitment to the arts and ensures that Long Beach will always be a place where they can grow and flourish. We’ve survived – now we are ready to revive!

(Image: Digital art by George Mallis)


  AIP's mission is "to empower artists and engage the community"  

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