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  • Sing your heart out with ASIFA-East

    Just because ASIFA-East is on summer hiatus doesn’t mean we can’t have some fun! Come hang out with your fellow ASIFA peeps at the ASIFA-EAST KARAOKE NIGHT on THURSDAY, JULY 31, from 7:00 PM – 11:00 PM. We know you have artistic talent; now it’s time for you to show off your hidden singing skills! * …

  • Graphic Artists Guild Presents Drink and Draw

    ASIFA-East members – get your drinking and drawing on with the Graphic Artists Guild next Tuesday! It’s free admission to a casual evening of networking, so bring your sketch pad, business cards, and friends.  Cash bar. Tuesday, June 24th at 7 PM Bongo 395 West St. NYC Corner of W. 10th St. RSVP ny@ …

  • American Black Film Festival Presents Season 2 Premiere of Black Dynamite

    Our friends at Adult Swim are hosting a panel and preview screening at ABFF in NY this Friday featuring Black Dynamite, their animated series starring Michael Jai White, Byron Minns, Kym Whitley, and Tommy Davidson. The series is produced out of Burbank, CA at the Cartoon Network Studios. Black Dyna …

  • Summer Break is here!

    ASIFA-East will be on summer break from June through August.  We will return with regular programming in September 2014.  Figure drawing classes are planned to continue throughout the summer but please stay tuned to our Events Calendar and Blog, in case any vacation breaks do come up.  A few possibl …

  • Step into the 70s with The Funky Turns 40

    ASIFA-East members were treated to an intimate conversation with the curators of The Funky Turns 40: Black Character Revolution Exhibition, Loreen Williamson and Pamela Thomas on June 7th, 2014. Thomas and Williamson have amassed over 300 pieces of animation art from 1970s Saturday morning cartoons, …