As part of Open Arts LES, join ICP at Essex Market—located across the street from our new, integrated center opening in January 2020—to learn more about the opportunities we provide to explore photography and visual culture as mediums of empowerment and social change.

Meet & Greet

From 1 to 1:30 PM, meet members of the ICP community over refreshments and get details on our exhibitions, education offerings, library, community partnerships, and public events. Throughout the Meet & Greet, you’ll have the opportunity to chat with ICP staff, faculty, and alumni from across departments and programs.

Imagemaking Activities

 From 1:30 to 3 PM, drop by for family friendly activities including zine-making using recycled and repurposed images. Plus, get your headshot or portrait made in our pop-up studio. Participants will receive a digital file of their image.

About Open Arts LES

Launching in 2019, the annual Open Arts LES lets you check out more than 15 Lower East Side arts organizations, with free “samplers” and special discounts, including performances, workshops, classes, tours. Participating organizations range from world renowned institutions to best kept secrets, all based between 14th Street and Chinatown, together forming one of the most vibrant creative neighborhoods in New York City.

Image: © Jacque Donaldson