Barrio Arts Fest 2015

The 15th 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 through

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Barrio Arts Fest 2015

The 15th 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 through its transition

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Sagrada Familia

NMPRAC is pleased to present the book, Sagrada Familia by Johnanny Vazquez Paz on Friday, May 8, 2015 at 6:00 pm. The meet and greet will include readings of various poems by the Puerto Rican Poet that resides here in Chicago.  Sagrada Familia is a finalist in the International Latin

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SAN JUAN: ART CITY TO WATCH IN CONTEMPORARY ART The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (NMPRAC) Inaugurates Calibán, an exhibition of Puerto Rican contemporary artists CHICAGO, Illinois- The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (NMPRAC) is pleased to inaugurate the exhibition, Calibán, artists Chemi Rosado

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The National Museum of  Arts and Culture will be closing out the exhibit of “The Life and Legacy of Salima Rivera Mayo” on March 27, 2015 from 6:00 pm until 8:00 pm. Please join us as we close out with a fun evening of open mic, lite appetizers.      

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NMPRAC Featured in Wedding Guide Magazine

The wedding of Jamielyn and Bryan, that took place this past summer here at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, was just featured in the December issue of Wedding Guide Chicago magazine.  We feel humbled and privileged to be included in such an important journey of your lives.  We

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HomeComing – "That’s Puerto Rican"

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts & Culture (NMPRAC) is proud to announce the upcoming opening of the exhibition “HomeComing –That’s Puerto Rican” edition on Friday, January 30th, 2015 from 6 to 9pm. The second edition of Home Coming exhibition examines the work of Puerto Rican artists in Chicago

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NMPRAC Featured in Wedding Guide Magazine

The wedding of Jamielyn and Bryan, that took place this past summer here at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, was just featured in the December issue of Wedding Guide Chicago magazine.  We feel humbled and privileged to be included in such an important journey of your lives.  We

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Construction at NMPRAC

So many new and exciting renovations being completed at the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture.  The last few months have been focused on completing the interior of the building and now it’s time to focus on the exterior.  If you have recently passed by the NMPRAC, you

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Holiday Schedule

We will be closed December 24-January 5th for the holidays. On behalf of the museum and the board, we wish you a pleasant and safe Holiday and a Happy New Year.

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