SOURCE MATERIAL

MUSEUM STARTER KIT artists Perla de Leon will join us for a conversation regarding her work, followed by a workshop with the collective BroLab. Participants will be engaging directly with BroLab, reading lines from a transcript of Platform, a public intervention...
SUPER SÁBADO: Pa’lante Puerto Rico!

SUPER SÁBADO: Pa’lante Puerto Rico!

In solidarity with Puerto Rico, El Museo del Barrio presents a special Super Sábado, commemorating the resilience of the Puerto Rican community one year after Hurricane María. Join us for a fun-filled family day of art making, dance movement workshops, storytelling, a...

Down These Mean Streets: Community and Place in Urban Photography

Down These Mean Streets: Community and Place in Urban Photography On View September 13, 2018 – January 6, 2019 Organizedby E. Carmen Ramos, SAAM’s deputy chief curator and curator of Latino art, the exhibition explores the work of ten photographers. Rather than...

MUSEUM STARTER KIT

MUSEUM STARTER KIT: Open With Care On view through September 13, 2014 “The cultural disenfranchisement I experience as a Puerto Rican has prompted me to seek a practical alternative to the orthodox museum, which fails to meet my needs for an authentic ethnic...

MUSEUM STARTER KIT: Open With Care

On View now from March 12 – September 13, 2014.   El Museo del Barrio, now celebrating its 45th anniversary, re-imagines its beginnings with MUSEUM STARTER KIT: Open With Care, an exhibition that explores the unusual founding of El Museo and solicits community...