Latin Labor Day

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Weekend Art Festival “Latin American countries have different holiday traditions, however, as soon we arrive in USA we have to focus on working, studying, making art and surviving. Many holidays just pass by us without notice. We do not have … Continue reading

What If We Made A New World?

What If We Re-Made US Housing Policy? © 2012 . All rights reserved.

Imagining a World Where Artists Decide Public Policy: Exhibitions and performances that imagine a world where artists remix public policy. A Queens Art Express exhibition and event, presented in partnership with Jamaica Center for Arts and Learning & A Better … Continue reading

Art as Outreach | The Eye

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Written by Caroline Chen for The Eye Nonprofits are making art accessible to one and all Carlos Martinez, a participant in Create Change, now serves on the board of directors of The Laundromat Project. A resident of Jackson Heights, Martinez … Continue reading

Power of Maps

Radio segment produced for Radio Diaspora, a project of the Latin American and Caribbean Community Center. In recent years, information, communication and digital technologies have played a critical role in different communities around the world. Some groups have found that … Continue reading

Arte Social | A-Lab Forum

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This month’s forum focuses and explores social engagement through the arts. Invited artists work in the public sphere generating collaboration, interaction and participation of people residing, visiting or simply passing by a community. Guest artists present documentation of their works, … Continue reading