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La Tiendita de Las Islas

05/24/2023 - 05/25/2023
11:00 am - 8:00 pm

La Tiendita de Las Islas presents works from the new Diaspora Design Movement. Opening mid NYCxDESIGN week with a design symposium at the Nuyorican Poets Cafe, presenting the work of design laboratories focused on building new creative solidarity economies. Guest presenters will include the Casa Tereques Incubator from Santurce, PR, representing over a dozen home goods and designers, Piragua Space NYC representing NYC clothing, textile and furniture designers and La Sala de Pepe representing graphic designers and new media generators.. A series of Pop-Up Tienditas will be held from the 20-28th in numerous Loisaida locations, culminating in a major Mercado at The Loisaida Street Fair on Avenue C, May 28th

Designing the Musical Diaspora: The album cover art of Charlie Rosario and Chico Alvarez
Saturday May 20th, Presentation by the artists 1-3 PM followed by live music and Caribbean treats.
Hosted by La Sala de Pepe y Foto Espacio as part of the NYCxDESIGN Festival
73 Avenue C (between 5th and 6th Street)  NYC 10009

Learn more at LaSaladePepe.org.


05/24/2023 - 05/25/2023
11:00 am - 8:00 pm EST


La Sala de Pepe y Foto Espacio
73 Avenue C
New York, NY 10009 United States
Event Format
Live (indoor)
Event Type
Talk/Lecture, Special Event
Open to Public
Design Discipline
Graphics and Branding, Product Design, Interior Design