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Tracking the South Bronx photos by Carlos Ortiz
Nov 22, 2013 - Feb 1, 2014 Tracking the South Bronx photos by Carlos Ortiz Photo selection by Juan Fernando Morales and Jose Morales The work featured in the exhibit, entitled Tracking the South Bronx , presents an important counter-narrative to the prevailing images of the Bronx in the 70s, 80s,...
Carlos Ortiz: Tracking the South Bronx March 2-April 30 Bronx Library Center 310 E Kingsbridge Road, Bronx Carlos Ortiz’s photography is returning home to the Bronx. After Centro’s successful Carlos Ortiz: Tracking the South Bronx photo exhibition at the Hunter College Silberman School of Social...
By Clarisel Gonzalez Over 200 supporters packed the September 20th opening of Centro’s two historic art exhibits on the theme Nuyorican. Both exhibits are available for viewing until October 31 as part of Centro’s ongoing 40th anniversary activities. One show, entitled nu-YO-Rican , in the Hunter...
Sixty-five musicians, scholars, students, community members, fans and family members of el maestro Rafael Hernández attended Centro’s November 12 panel discussion at Hunter College to learn more about the legacy of this great Puerto Rican composer. Hernández, known for such masterpieces as Lamento...
Meet the Author Series Still Dreaming: My Journey from the Barrio to Capitol Hill A candid, savvy, inspiring and often hilarious memoir. Author: Congressman Luis V. Gutiérrez. Centro is very excited to co-sponsor a book reading and signing with Illinois Congressman Luis Gutiérrez at Centro’s...
Please join us for a conversation with three of the artists participating in Centro’s nu-YO-Rican exhibit, Diógenes Ballester, Rodriguez Calero and Marcos Dimas. Come meet the artists at 5 pm, Saturday, October 19, at the Centro Library and Archives. Make sure to also stop by the exhibit, which is...
Legacy Series Engage in a Conversation with the Artists in nu-YO-Rican As part of the celebration of Centro’s 40 years of documenting the Puerto Rican experience in the United States, join us for our Conversation with the Artists session featuring some of our most celebrated artists, who are...
Legacy Series Remembering Ricardo Campos Orta Thursday, May 09, 2013 6–8 pm Hunter West Small Cafeteria, West Building, 3rd Floor Hunter College, 68th Street & Lexington Avenue A commemoration to acknowledge the contributions former Centro research associate Ricardo Campos Orta made towards...
Meet the Author Documentary, Memories on the Wall: Education and Enrichment Through Community Murals presented by Maria Dominguez Book presentation, El arte de la identidad by Raquel M. Ortiz Rodriguez Wednesday, May 1, 2013 6-8:00 pm Silberman School of Social Work, 2180 Third Avenue, 119th Street...
Presenter: Lisa Sánchez González Discussants: Julio Hernández, Virginia Sánchez Korrol Wednesday, April 24, 2013, 6-8:30 pm Hunter College Faculty Dining Room, Hunter College, West Building, 8th Floor