ABOUT EN RESIDENCIA // IN LITTLE HAVANA:

An innovative artist-in-residence program aligning artist with community, En Residencia engages Latinx artists for residencies which culminate in community-engaged arts projects focused on life in Little Havana. This Knight Arts Challenge winning program expands the global body of work that voices Latinx experience and culture through a distinctly Miami lens. Congratulations to the creative, change-making, dynamic artists in the 2019 Cohort:

ABOUT THE ARTISTS:

Koubek Center Presents

JOSE MANUEL DOMINGUEZ

Project title: Barrio Babel

Performing artist & writer Jose Dominguez will seek out encounters with multiple voices and spaces that represent the homeless or people in risk of being homeless in Little Havana. He'll identify residents to s...


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CARLA FORTE

Project title: Femme

Filmmaker/ dancer Carla Forte will make an experimental short film focused on and inspired by Latin American women who in some way have felt oppressed by their social circumstances. She'll interview participants to...


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GUSTAVO MATAMOROS

Project Title: (~) Tilde (´) Tilde

Sound artist Gustavo Matamoros will explore the social makeup of the Koubek Center's surrounding community through its sounds--the various accents and vocal expressions present, as well as its environmental and urb...


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AURORA MOLINA

Project Title: Children of immigration are not forgotten

In response to her work in the community, mostly with youth, fiber artist Aurora Molina developed a series of large-scale soft sculptural puppets that voice the experience of immigrant children. Set as a site-specific ...


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