Resorts World New York City (RWNYC) and the Louis Armstrong House Museum are holding the grand opening of “Louis Armstrong Collage Artist” on Monday, June 6 at 10:00 a.m. The exhibit, featuring jazz musician Louis Armstrong’s collection of collage art on record covers, is currently on display at RWNYC’s Red Wall Art Gallery, which is celebrating reopening for the first time since it was closed more than two years ago due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Coming off his Grammy win earlier this year for Best Album Notes for “The Complete Louis Armstrong Columbia and RCA Victor Studio Sessions, 1946-1966,” Ricky Riccardi will be one of the keynote speakers at the event.
Michelle Stoddart, Vice President of Community Development, Resorts World NYC
Regina Bain, Executive Director, Louis Armstrong House Museum
Ricky Riccardi, Director of Research Collections, Louis Armstrong House Museum
Monday, June 6, 10:00 a.m.
Speaking program: 10:00 a.m. – 10:15 a.m.
Press photos and interviews: 10:15 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Jazz band performance: 10:30 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.
Resorts World New York City | Red Wall Art Gallery – Times Square Casino
110-00 Rockaway Blvd, Queens, NY 11421
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: June 2, 2022
Contact: Kimberly Winston