The Diversity Billboard Art Project is a public art campaign displaying 10 works of art, curated by The Westmoreland Museum of American Art and informed by an advisory team of … Read More
Feralcat is a Pittsburgh-based artist, composer, and saxophone player whose work embodies the American dream. Born Roger Rafael Romero, his compositions comprise a melting pot of musical genres closely intertwined … Read More
Congress finally approved the National Museum of the American Latino Act (H.R. 2420), which is an initiative to create the museum on the National Mall, on December 3. The Museum … Read More
On the evening of December 17, from 6:00 – 7:30 PM EST, GlobalPittsburgh will stream its fourth annual Immigrant Entrepreneur Celebration and Award Ceremony. The event, completely virtual for the … Read More
In returning to our previous survey of Latinx letters, we find that by the eighteenth century as evidence of our presence. We have accounts or testimonies from people like Eulalia Pérez (1766-1878) and Apolinaria Lorenzana (1790-1884), both of them head housekeepers at Spanish missions in California.
Marisel Vera is a Chicago writer based in Pittsburgh. Through her work, Marisel explores the particular burdens that Puerto Ricans, on the island and in the diaspora, carry as colonial … Read More
University of Pittsburgh has announced discounts offered at local Latino restaurants in celebration of Hispanic Heritage Month. This is an initiative of Carnegie Mellon University and Pitt’s Hispanic/Latino Professional Association … Read More
It may seem a simplistic question, but the Hispanic presence in the United States is a complicated and unfamiliar topic for many, both for Latino immigrants as well as native Latinos.
Varied events including dance lessons, educational workshops, cooking demos and more are scheduled from September 15 to October 15.
At SoJu restaurant in Garfield (Pittsburgh), Chef Fernando Ríos was busy prepping to delight the public on Sunday with Freakin Rican BBQ and his offering of authentic Puerto Rican dishes. … Read More
One of Pittsburgh’s most popular Hispanic restaurants, Chicken Latino, has relocated to Beechview after more than 10 years serving customers in the Strip District area. This is a new chapter … Read More
The Office of Public Art Instagram Live series is featuring Pittsburgh-based cultural producers in conversation with peers across the country. The theme of the first session is Latin American Pittsburgh, … Read More