Found in Fairhill

FOUND IN FAIRHILL

Using marketing as their medium, artist duo Escobar-Morales founded AMerican MEdia Output (AMO) in 2011 as a platform for addressing issues affecting the Latino community. A hybrid of performance art, brand design and social media engagement, AMerican MEdia Output creates fictitious marketing campaigns in response to such topics as immigration […]

EXTENSION OR COMMUNICATION: PUERTO RICO/ On view through June 2nd

Opened April 7 Reception for Artists: April 6, 5:30 – 8 pm  RSVP here “Natural disasters have a way of clarifying things. They sweep away once-sturdy delusions, to reveal old treasures and scars.” –Molly Crabapple, “Puerto Rico’s DIY Disaster Relief,” New York Review of Books, 2017 “It appears that the […]

2018 PORTFOLIO EXHIBITION/ On view through June 2

Opened May 4th Artist Reception: Friday, May 18, 5:30–8 pm Youth Artist Program (YAP) end of year show highlights the individual accomplishments of the class of 2018.  YAP is a two-year after-school portfolio building art program for high school age artists that prepares them for today’s creative economy. At the reception, […]

2018 CHILDREN CREATE ART/ On view through June 2

Opened May 12, 2018 Artist Reception: Friday, May 18, 5:30–8 pm Participants of the Cultural Exploration Program  (CEP) showcase a selection art work from the after school classes, in the Lorenzo Hómar Gallery. The selection encompasses work in drawing, mixed media, spoken word and ceramics. Participantes del Programa de Exploración […]

ROBERTO LUGO: BORICUA, BARRIO, BARRO/ Opens June 15

On view through Oct. 27 Artist Reception: Friday, October 12 Roberto Lugo brings his art-making directly to the people of N. Philadelphia in his first solo show at Taller. The exhibition Boricua, Barrio, Barro, which translates to Puerto Rican, Neighborhood, Clay, is his homecoming show to the area where he […]

KUKULI VELARDE: THE COMPLICIT EYE/ Opens November 16

On view through April 30, 2019 Artist Reception: Friday, November 16, 5:30–8 pm The Complicit Eye, Kukuli Velarde’s first major show in Philadelphia of paintings and sculptures, deconstructs ideals of female beauty from colonization to the local barrio. A 2015 Guggenheim fellow, Velarde’s show will feature work that interrogate the […]

Aroha and Taller’s ‘Artful Aging’ Program Enters a New Phase

Taller Offers Art Classes to Area Seniors 8/1/2017, PHILADELPHIA, PA — Funding from Aroha Philanthropies has enabled Taller Puertorriqueño to offer classes in the visual and performing arts to older adults in Philadelphia-area community centers. After the successful completion of the first phase of the program, Taller is embarking on […]

Help Puerto Rico

Taller Puertorriqueño has joined forces with a coalition of community organizations, community leaders, and advocates to raise funds to support storm-ravaged Puerto Rico under the title UNIDOSPA’PR. Together, we want to do everything possible to draw attention to the crisis and support Puerto Rico in the relief efforts in the […]