heART Con is an existing NYC art week and convention founded by The Culture Candy. heART Con's mission is to celebrate art with the creation of NYC art week and a convention soon to follow, showcasing well known contemporary art alongside underrepresented art in efforts to bridge the gaps in opportunities for underrepresented artists in the art world.
The Culture Candy is a NYC based arts organization that celebrates Culture, the arts, and underrepresented artists by providing up and coming artists with showcase opportunities. Founded by Lee Lee La Cubana and Zalika Zeni, two artists of color seeking equal opportunities to be seen, The Culture Candy is dedicated to encouraging young minority, female, LGBTQ+, and many other underrepresented creatives to pursue their artistic passions through their involvement in community programs, pop-up events, gallery exhibitions, and facility curations throughout NYC.
heART Week is an official recurring NYC art week brought to you by The Culture Candy. heART Week takes place annually every June, celebrating art and culture by providing the public with museum, gallery, and pop-up exhibitions, art events, art & dines, and everything art related in NYC!
heART WEEK 2022
JUNE 22ND - JUNE 27TH
See some of the 2022 heART Week participants below and click the link below to view the official list of events, and access the official heart week guide!