2016

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Taller at El Corazon Cultural Center

Taller opened its doors to El Corazón Cultural Center, our new home on December 7, 2016. The newly constructed 24,000+ square-foot center is a vast expansion of Taller’s space, and consolidates all of our operations and functions as a community cultural hub, an educational arts institution, and gathering space. Taller […]

NUESTRO TEMA: LLAMADA y RESPUESTA

December 7, 2016 to January 7, 2017 We connect through images, designs, and slogans. It is through representations that people communicate preferences and associations. Colors like red, white, and blue bring to mind the American flag or, with a slight addition of a single star, Puerto Rico’s flag. Even within […]

Unpacking Hispañola: Scherezade Garcia and Firelei Báez/ On view through April 8

Opened February 12, 2016 Unpacking Hispañola re-envisions the processes that construct historical narratives, racial subjectivity, and gender roles through the work of Dominican American visual artists Scherezade Garcia and Firelei Báez. Both artists create images that complicate the traditional distinctions between myths and historical ‘facts’, questioning the very nature of historical […]