Rafael Villamil, An Impassioned Vision

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

1:30 p.m. Panel Discussion at Woodmere 3:00 p.m. tour of Villamil’s home Participants: David B. Brownlee, professor, History of Art, University of Pennsylvania; Rafael Damast, curator, Taller Puertorriqueño A special program in conjunction with artist and architect Rafael Villamil’s first major exhibition at Taller Puertorriqueño, Paradise Has No Memory. Tour Villamil’s unique, multitiered house in […]

YAP Annual Portfolio 2019

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Taller is proud to announce the Youth Artist Program’s (YAP) year-end show. This exhibition highlights work from Taller's graduating YAP class, as well as the collaborative projects of all our studio artists, featuring art pieces and projects in digital illustration, printmaking, photography, video, and 3D printing covering subject matters that range from depictions of our […]

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Samuel Lind / Portales

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Reception On view through January 11, 2020 A cultural ambassador, artist, and activist in his town of Loiza, Samuel Lind (b. 1954 Loiza, Puerto Rico), makes work that brings awareness to issues regarding racial justice, spirituality, cultural legacy, and gentrification. Reared and based in this majority Afro-Latino town, Lind, an Afro-Caribbean artist created in his […]

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The Art of Henry Bermudez

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Artist Talk/ Charla con el Artista Please join us for a conversation with Henry Bermudez and curator, Rafael Damast. We will discuss Bermudez’s exhibition Wilderness in Mind, Venezuelan art and Bermudez's influences. With special guests, Andrea Packard, Director of Swarthmore’s List Gallery and curator of Bermudez's exhibition, Henry Bermudez / Tattooed Nature (on view through […]

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RSVP to Wilderness in Mind

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

The gallery is open to the public and will run at a limited capacity from 1 PM to 4 PM, Monday through Friday. To guarantee security, safety, and good experience, visits will be carefully regulated. Henry Bermudez's paintings, drawings, and installations are elaborate and rich with distinctive patterns that reference the Amazon jungle and contain […]

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RSVP to Wilderness in Mind

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

The gallery is open to the public and will run at a limited capacity from 1 PM to 4 PM, Monday through Friday. To guarantee security, safety, and good experience, visits will be carefully regulated. Henry Bermudez’s paintings, drawings, and installations are elaborate and rich with distinctive patterns that reference the Amazon jungle and contain […]

Free

Carlos A. Gil: Apparent Spaces Reception

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Taller Puertorriqueño is proud to present the photo assemblages of Carlos A. Gil in his first one-person show at Taller's Lorenzo Homar Gallery.
Intervening in the pictorial, and working in collage, assemblage, photography, and digital manipulation, Gil creates haunting imagery based on nature and geometry.
Gil (b. Caracas, Ven., 1943) lives in Philadelphia and is a master […]

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Raúl Romero: Onomonopoetics Reception

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Raúl Romero: Onomonopoetics of a Puerto Rican Landscape explores how Puerto Ricans in Philadelphia connect back to the island through sound. In the soundscape, Romero brings the sound iconic coquí, a native frog to El Centro de Oro. Hearing el coquí will evoke memories for many and introduce the soundscape from Puerto Rico to those […]

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