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National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture

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3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
17734868345 www.nmprac.org

July 2017

Barrio Art Fest 2017

July 8, 2017 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on July 9, 2017 at 11:00 am

National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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The 17th Edition of Barrio Arts Fest is a historical one. It commemorates the opening of the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture after an extensive reconstruction of the former establishment of the Humboldt Park Stables that lasted over a decade. Now, the historic building that housed the Institute of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (IPRAC) through its transition will rejoice once again with its signature arts festival, Barrio Arts Fest, during the weekend of July 8th &…

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August 2017

Sangria Festival

August 20, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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SALUD! Chicago's second year festival bringing together the art of Sangria paired with a variety of cuisine. In fact, indulge yourself this Sunday lounging Sipping Sangria in the Park, while experiencing food bites from locals, live music stage and cultural entertainment that will take you on a tropical paradise journey. Enjoy ethnic live music, flamenco dancers, and more with friends! This event will feature a sensational panel of Bartenders hand crafting a variety of flavors, your tasting ticket includes a…

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December 2017

Opening of GALERIA CHICAGO at The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture

December 7, 2017 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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GALERIA CHICAGO The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture and the Ukrainian Institute of Modern Art present a collaborative exhibition, GALLERY Chicago, pairing artworks from UIMA’s permanent collection with works by contemporary artists involved in NMPRAC’s programming. Art is a language that knows no nationality, and GALLERY Chicago will highlight one of the visual languages that artists of Ukrainian and Puerto Rican backgrounds share: abstraction. UIMA houses one of the most robust collections of Ukrainian Modernist abstraction from the 1950s-1970s, while NMPRAC is…

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August 2018

Noche Jíbara / Guayabera Gala

August 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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The Noche Jíbara/Guayabera Gala has been held annually as the gala night to usher in Fiesta Boricua. This event seeks to honor the invited town from Puerto Rico showcasing the theme “Lo Mejor de Nuestros Pueblos”. This year it will be the municipality of Loiza,PR. The Gala will be held in the courtyard of the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, located at 3015 W. Division St. For a $30 donation, participants will be able to enjoy Puerto…

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November 2018

Concrete and Countryside Book Event with author Carmelo Esterrich

November 15, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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Come and join Columbia College Chicago Associate Professor Carmelo Esterrich in a presentation of his new book CONCRETE AND COUNTRYSIDE (University of Pittsburgh Press, 2018). The book examines the response of the arts in Puerto Rico to the modernization and urbanization of the island during the momentous 1950s. Dr. Esterrich examines a wide range of cultural texts--newsreels, songs, graphic arts, advertisements--but focuses primarily on the film production of the Division of Community Education, the popular dance music of Cortijo y su Combo, and the literary…

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July 2019

Barrio Arts Fest 2019

July 13, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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One event on July 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture is organizing the 19th edition of its signature festival called BARRIO ARTS FEST! This yearly summer event brings together a selection of local artists and craft makers, food vendors, dancers, and music performers and family workshop activities for the community to enjoy. During the weekend of July 13th and 14th, the museum will turn into a family gathering space that extends through the museum premises, including the museum facility keeping the…

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Barrio Arts Fest 2019

July 14, 2019 @ 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
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One event on July 14, 2019 at 11:00 am

National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture is organizing the 19th edition of its signature festival called BARRIO ARTS FEST! This yearly summer event brings together a selection of local artists and craft makers, food vendors, dancers, and music performers and family workshop activities for the community to enjoy. During the weekend of July 13th and 14th, the museum will turn into a family gathering space that extends through the museum premises, including the museum facility keeping the…

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November 2019

Navi Arts Fest

November 23, 2019 @ 10:00 am - 4:00 pm
National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture, 3015 West Division Street
Chicago, IL 60622 United States
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The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture invites you to Navi Arts Winter Fest. This winter event brings together a selection of local artists and craft makers. On Saturday, November 23rd, the museum will turn into a family gathering space that extends through the museum premises, including the museum facility keeping the galleries open as well. Join us as we celebrate the journey of our Museum, our beautiful Puerto Rican Arts and Culture and our vibrant community here…

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