Preserving and promoting Puerto Rican arts and culture.
Known as El Corazón Cultural del Barrio, Taller Puertorriqueño is a community-based cultural organization that uses art to promote development within its community and the Latinx Diaspora and build bridges to the Greater Philadelphia region.
December 9, 2023 | 11:00am - 12:30pm
Storytime: The Bronx is My Home
with author Alyssa Reynoso-Morris
Join us for story time with local author Alyssa Reynoso-Morris on Saturday, December 9! This free event is for all ages. Light food and arts and crafts activities provided.
NOVEMBER 10, 2023 - MARCH 9, 2024
Los Paisanos del Puerto: Portraits of the Chinese diaspora community in Puntarenas, Costa Rica
Los Paisanos del Puerto (2018 – ongoing) focuses on the living narratives of the Chinese diaspora in Puntarenas, Costa Rica. The exhibition presents a kaleidoscopic view of the community through portraits, vernacular photo albums, archival images from the state, and oral interviews.
January 6, 2023 | 10:00am - 12:00pm
Storytime: La Noche Before Three Kings Day
WITH AUTHOR SHEILA COLÓN-BAGLEY
Join us for a special Three Kings Day story time with author and Philly native Sheila Colón-Bagley on Saturday, January 6! This free event will be in Spanglish and is for all ages. Light food and arts and crafts activities provided.
Latest events at the Taller
We are excited about the new events and exhibitions we are creating for the community and would love to keep you in the know.
Your support is what allows Taller to keep serving the community from year to year. Whether it’s renewing your membership, donating a small amount, or imparting a generous gift, all of your support helps us bring arts and culture to our neighborhood.
The Julia de Burgos Bookstore at Taller
The only one of its kind in Philly. Our store is a bilingual bookstore that specializes in Puerto Rican culture but embraces and represents all Latin cultures. We sell merchandise by local artists and artisans. Any income from the store goes right back into Taller Puertorriqueño’s after-school programs, youth artist programs, community events, and more.