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 […]

Free

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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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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Without Othering: The Art of Laurence Salzmann

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES: A DISCUSSION ON DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE WORK OF LAURENCE SALZMANN In response to questions foregrounded in Laurence Salzmann’s exhibition Misk’i Kachi Runakuna, Taller Puertorriqueño is hosting two consecutive virtual talks about documentary photography and cross-cultural perspectives. The discussions will address Salzmann’s work as well as examine issues of power embodied by the […]

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Salzmann in Peru:
 The Making of Misk’i Kachi Runakuna

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia
Virtual Event

CROSS-CULTURAL PERSPECTIVES: A DISCUSSION ON DOCUMENTARY PHOTOGRAPHY AND THE WORK OF LAURENCE SALZMANN In response to questions foregrounded in Laurence Salzmann’s exhibition Misk’i Kachi Runakuna, Taller Puertorriqueño is hosting two consecutive virtual talks about documentary photography and cross-cultural perspectives. The discussions will address Salzmann’s work as well as examine issues of power embodied by the […]

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Reception: Misk’i Kachi Runakuna

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Made between 2016-2020 in multiple visits to Peru, including a four month period during which Salzmann was a Fulbright Fellow, these photographs explore the contemporary forms of an ancient Quechua-speaking world. This world is characterized by an extraordinary symbiosis of natural beauty, human ingenuity, and ecological wisdom. Salzmann’s black-and-white photographs of the salt ponds are […]

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Sound Walk: Onomonopoetics of a Puerto Rican Landscape

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N. 5th Street, Philadelphia

Register for the sound-walk with Raul Romero on his work the Onomonopoetics of a Puerto Rican Landscape. This work looks at the way the coquí's sound connects back to Puerto Rico and performs as a vessel carrying memory, culture, and language. For some, the sound may be unfamiliar and for others, it may serve as […]

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