Past Programs

Many of our past programs are archived on our Vimeo page — watch now!

Christopher Gregory-Rivera: Las Carpetas

January 14 - March 14, 2021

Las Carpetas looks at the bureaucratic residue of a 40-year-long secret surveillance program by the Puerto Rican Police Department and the FBI that aimed to destroy the Puerto Rican Independence Movement. Curated by Natalia Viera Salgado.

Kinstillatory Mappings in Light and Dark Matter

January 14 - January 14, 2021 from 6:00 PM

We continue our monthly ceremonial fire organized by Emily Johnson and Karyn Recollet centering Indigenous protocol and knowledge, with guest artists and activists engaging us through music, dance, poetry, and more.

Virtual Soul Line Dance Party

December 5 - December 5, 2020 from 7:00 PM

To celebrate the end of a challenging year, join us for a virtual soul line dance class hosted by the Empire Line Dancers. Co-hosted by the Henry Street Settlement Health and Wellness Committee.

La Residencia: Radiored at Pública

November 20 - December 23, 2020

DJ and co-founder of Radiored Payola Isabel delivers remote programs and performances from Puerto Rico during a month-long residency at Pública.

Fiebre de Cabina Vol. 1

November 20 - December 23, 2020

La Residencia Artist-in-Residence Payola Isabel, co-founder of Radiored, brings us a digital compilation of new tracks by musicians from the Caribbean, Latin America, and around the world.

A play on the popular phrase “cabin fever” — the madness of being locked indoors for too long — Fiebre de Cabina is a healing remedy for the side effects of isolation and a cosmically prescribed moment to reconnect.

Community Workshop: Outdoor Sculpting

October 25 - October 25, 2020 from 1:30 PM

In this outdoor workshop, young artists and families will investigate different sculpting materials to create artworks inspired by the world around them.