“The Bronx Artist Documentary Project is an amazing enterprise, and is helping to shine a bright light on the burgeoning arts culture in our borough. We have so much to offer the world when it comes to the arts, literature and cultural attractions, and this project brings so many of our most cherished artists and institutions into perfect symmetry. I encourage everyone to check out this fantastic piece of work.” – Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr.
“The Bronx Artist Documentary Project offers a unique window into today’s thriving and vibrant Bronx artist community. This project sheds light not only on the incredible talent of Bronx artists, but captures the heart of the rich cultural fabric and community of our borough. As with all powerful creative endeavors, I have no doubt that this project will be a source of inspiration, and a record of our incredible borough and the people who live and work here, for years to come.” – State Senator Jeff Klein, 34th Senate District
“The Bronx Artist Documentary Project does an extraordinary job of showcasing the amazing talent of local photographers and artists whose works reflect and continuously enrich the culture and beauty of the Bronx. This project helps to solidify the borough as an artistic hub within this great city by offering a rare glimpse inside the process that our visual artists undergo in creating their work. The mission to unite our artistic community and display the art and the artists that contribute to the spirit of the Bronx is a true reflection of what we aim to celebrate during the Bronx’s Centennial and of what we hope will continue to flourish during the next century. I would like to thank the visionary artists that conceived and led this effort for working to uplift and connect both our Borough’s artists and communities.” – State Senator Gustavo Rivera, 33rd Senate District
“I was thoroughly pleased with the success of The Bronx Artist Documentary Project’s multi-disciplinary approach to promoting the vibrant community of visual artists in the Bronx, and highlighting the talent this borough has produced. It was the right fit to include this initiative as one of our Bronx100 Centennial Celebrations.” – Olga Luz Tirado, Executive Director, The Bronx Tourism Council
“I hadn’t known much about the artists in the community before and to see their gifts on display was, well, it was lovely….there was this tangible sense of quality and integrity…the show seemed to be the fullest expression of everyone’s best self…to experience that kind of creativity and hard work and talent inspired us to want to be better at the things that are important to us.” – Megan Scanlon, visitor to the BxADP exhibit