Support El Museo And The Three Kings Day Parade 2016

9a4314fc-7326-4c34-bbd0-7474e1c030f0El Museo del Barrio is excited to participate in this year’s #GivingTuesdaya global day dedicated to giving, on Tuesday, December 1, 2015!  Continue Reading →

Harlem Non-Profits Receive The Northern Manhattan Fellowship

east-harlem1Twenty members of The Northern Manhattan Fellowship, a professional development and networking program for mid-senior level non-profit, faith based, and governmental professionals serving Northern Manhattan Continue Reading →

Artists And Activists Challenge Social Movement Myths In Harlem

Dr. Marta Moreno Vega & Felipe Luciano

“It is imperative that we continue to destroy and dissect these myths out here…that we do not continue to perpetuate this myth that there’s a disconnection,” 

explained Ademola Olugebefola, Visual Artist, cofounder WEUSI Artists Gallery and Academy, Dwyer Cultural Center & NYNCA, the “The Art of Justice: Articulating an Ethos and Aesthetic of the Movement.

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Women Series Spotlight: Grimanesa Amorós In Harlem

91074eb9-1d7f-4187-97a1-aacf7a09dfbdEl Museo del Barrio and Art W present Women Series Spotlight, an annual lecture program celebrating living Latina artists. Continue Reading →

When The Young Lords Fought For Social Justice In Uptown

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Not to be missed Paulo Fabre-Pé Direito (Off on the Right Foot) show curated by Luis R. Cancel defining show about the Young Lords. Continue Reading →

Lincoln Center Local Brings Nights Of Dancing To Harlem

lincoln center silent discoLincoln Center will present five nights of dancing under the stars at outdoor locations in each of the boroughs of New York City starting in Harlem on August 19 through September 3. Continue Reading →

Uptown Bounce: Summer Nights Free Summer Schedule

City Museum and El Museo to Host Free Summer Block PartiesThis summer, El Museo del Barrio and the Museum of the City of New York will present the second year of Uptown Bounce: Summer Nights @ 104th & Fifth, a joint series featuring musical performances, gallery talks, new exhibitions, art-making workshops, breakdancing demos, renowned DJs, festive summer drinks, local food vendors and more. 

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More Uptown Bounce To The Ounce In Harlem

UB_Calendar_ImageEl Museo del Barrio and the Museum of the City of New York present the second edition of Uptown Bounce: Summer Nights @ 104 & Fifth, a FREE joint series featuring musical performances, gallery talks, art-making workshops, renowned DJs, festive summer drinks, local food vendors, and more. Continue Reading →

Dining With Miss Lil: The 1st Annual Harlem Eat Up Festival


By Lil Nickelson

Executive Chef/Owner Marcus Samuelsson of Red Rooster Harlem and Streetbird Rotisserie (pictured above with his wife model Maya Haile) came up with the idea for a festival to celebrate and showcase the diversity of Harlem’s food, culture and spirit.  Continue Reading →

Union Settlement Ethnic Festival In Harlem

image002Just like last year, there will be an outdoor stage with a large variety of multi-cultural entertainment, over 50 independent, local vendors and exhibitors on the street, and other activities going on throughout the day for all age groups. Continue Reading →