HAA is a primary source for information dissemination, provides workshops, and produces a number of showcase and presentation programs featuring the work of its members.
The Harlem Arts Alliance (HAA) was founded in 2001, led by our Chairman Voza Rivers a local, national and international impresario for the Advancement of Arts and Culture whose experience includes Award Winning Production of Theater, Film, Music and Live Events.
At the core, HAA has cultivated a dynamic membership base artists and arts organizations. HAA plays an essential role in the lives of emerging and established artists by helping build the resources, networks, and capacity of its richly diverse membership.
Our membership includes 400+ individual artist members & collaborators such as:
Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce
Harlem Fine Arts Festival
Harlem Business Alliance
Harlem Community Development Corporation
Harlem Week INC
Lower Manhattan Cultural Council
Museum for the City of New York
Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone
New York Foundation for the Arts
Manhattan School Of Music
American Museum of Natural History
Apollo Theater INC.
Asian American Arts Alliance
Association of Hispanic Arts
Bronx Council on the Arts
Center of Cuban Studies
City College of New York
Dance Theater of Harlem
Department of Cultural Affairs
Voza Rivers, Chairman
New Heritage Theatre Group, President / Executive Producer
Lloyd A. Williams, Vice-Chairman
The Greater Harlem Chamber of Commerce, President / CEO
Linda Walton, Secretary
Jazzmobile, Inc., Vice President Board Secretary, HARLEM Arts Alliance
Geoffrey E. Eaton
NY Congressional Office of Charles B. Rangel, Deputy Chief of Staff
Walker International Communications Group, President
Bill Covington, Esq.
Chief Financial Officer / Executive Administrator
Darryl T. Downing
Producer / Marketing Director / Audience Developer