On View from September 6, 2014 – February 7, 2015
Tracing the founding of El Museo del Barrio by Raphael Montañez Ortíz at the end of the 60s, an era of social unrest and radical activism in the United States as well as throughout the Americas, the works in this exhibition target colonialism, imperialism, urban neglect, and cultural hegemony.
On View from October 9, 2014 – January 10, 2015
This retrospective project seeks to re-establish Marisol as a major figure in postwar American art while also fostering a broader understanding of her work. This exhibition and catalogue will provide a comprehensive look at Marisol’s biography and career, placing her within a larger historical context.
Our favorite time of the year is upon us! Enjoy live camels, colorful puppets, parrandas, music, and dancing on this magical day. This year, we celebrate the founder of the Three Kings Day Parade and former director of El Museo del Barrio, Jack Agüeros (Sept. 2, 1934 – May 4, 2014), who recently passed away this spring.Find out more »
Cada mes El Museo del Barrio le da la bienvenida a todos aquellos que quieran participar en nuestro club de lectura en español. Antes de vivir en China, la periodista Ana Fuentes tenía una imagen estereotipada de sus gentes: personas infatigables, capaces de sobreponerse a cualquier adversidad, pero a menudo faltos de empatía.Find out more »