Alí Bello and The Sweet Wire Band

Captivating audiences with an invigorating and fresh perspective of Latin jazz, Alí Bello and The Sweet Wire Band present a fusion of many different Afro-Venezuelan and Caribbean musical styles. Come hear this award-winning ensemble that captivates audiences with an invigorating and fresh perspective of Latin ja

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Reception: Experience is Foundation

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N 5th, Philadelphia, PA

For more than 30 years, Johnny Irizarry has been an educator and artist promoting greater awareness of Latinx culture and history. In the 1990s, he was the director of Taller Puertorriqueño, leading the organization through a pivotal time. In his first show at Taller, he presents new work in photography, painting, collage, and sculpture that […]

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Meet the Author on Zoom: Natasha Díaz

Virtual Event Virtual Event

Color Me In is a coming-of-age story about Nevaeh, a biracial, Jewish 15-year-old who learns about her own privilege as she searches for her place within her two very different worlds. The novel explores the topics of friendship, new romance, racism, religious intolerance, and family bonds. Natasha Díaz is a born and raised New Yorker, […]

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37th Feria del Barrio

Now in its 37th year, Feria is presented and produced by Taller Puertorriqueño in partnership with Asociación de Puertorriqueños en Marcha (APM), Congreso de Latino Unidos, HACE, and Raíces Culturales Latinoamericanas. It is the largest event presented by a coalition of organizations dedicated to promoting art, culture, education, health, and community and economic development. The […]

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Ayer y Hoy: A Conversation with Carmen & Johnny

Virtual Event Hybrid Event

Moderated by Luis Alberto Hernández Join us in person or online for a spirited discussion between Carmen Febo San Miguel and Johnny Irizarry on Taller’s legacy Together and individually as Executive Directors, they led Taller Puertorriqueño for 32 years of its 47-year history. They led the organization in addressing the AIDS crisis, criminal justice reform, […]

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Meet the Author on Zoom: Nomar Perez’s De aquí como el coquí

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N 5th, Philadelphia, PA
Virtual Event Virtual Event

Join us with Nomar Perez to discuss his author/illustrator debut! Coquí in the City / De aquí como el coquí is a heartfelt picture book based on the author-illustrator’s own experiences, about a boy who moves to the U.S. mainland from Puerto Rico and realizes that New York City might have more in common with […]

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Reception – Marina Gutierrez

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N 5th, Philadelphia, PA

Taller Puertorriqueño is proud to present Another World Exists, new work by the New York City-based artist Marina Gutierrez. Gutierrez is a multidisciplinary artist who works in drawing, sculpture, performance, and installation.  Her work is often community-based, conceptual, and interweaves historical events. With COVID 19 as a backdrop, her current work contends with the idea […]

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Meet the Author: Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez’s La Borinqueña

Taller Puertorriqueño 2600 N 5th, Philadelphia, PA

In-Person Event Already in his third visit to Taller, Edgardo Miranda-Rodriguez is a graphic novelist most notably recognized as the writer and creator of the critically acclaimed and bestselling superhero series La Borinqueña. La Borinqueña is an original, modern-day superhero who exemplifies the patriotic symbolism, history, and mysticism found on the island of Puerto Rico. […]

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