BACK IN FIVE MINUTES allows for any performative elements informing the artistic process and practice to surface, as well as for the on-going presence of the resident artist in the gallery to become an artwork in and of itself. Visit the artist Mauricio Arango on-site Live in Las Galerías from September 3 to October 11, 2014.Find out more »
On View from September 6, 2014 – January 3, 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.
SUPER SÁBADO is back and we’re welcoming the changing seasons! Join us for a fun-filled family day of art making, storytelling, dancing, and more. SUPER SÁBADO está de regreso y le estamos dándole la bienvenida al cambio de temporada! Únete a un día divertido para toda la familia con talleres de arte, cuentos, baile, y mucho más.Find out more »
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.
Explore the life and work of Marisol Escobar, the curator of MARISOL: Sculptures and Works on Paper, Marina Pacini, Chief Curator at the Memphis Brooks Museum of Art, and Catherine Morris, Sackler Family Curator for the Elizabeth A. Sackler Center for Feminist Art, at the Brooklyn Museum.Find out more »
Now in it’s 5th year, BAILANDO POR UNA CAUSA has become one of New York’s pre-eminent celebrations of love, life and dance. Join us as we bring together a diverse mix of New York’s most esteemed dance companies for a night of breathtaking performances at El Museo del Barrio to benefit the Latino Commission on AIDS, a non-profit organization dedicated to fighting the spread of HIV/AIDS.Find out more »
Join El Museo as we celebrate Mexico’s beloved 3,000 year-old tradition that commemorates friends and relatives who have passed away, with face painting, art-making, a concert, and more! Celebra el Día del los Muertos con El Museo! La tradicion Mexicana que cuenta con mas de 3,000 años de historia con talleres de arte, caras pintadas, un concierto, y mucho más!Find out more »