A Place Between the Natural and the Constructed


The original Taller Timeline was created by Diogenes Ballester and Yasmin Ramirez, Ph.D., former curator at Taller Boricua and El Museo del Barrio, in 1991. A supporting affiliate nonprofit organization then hosted it for several years, and currently no longer available.

Brooklyn Museum 

Brooklyn Museum holds the first exhibition of Contemporary Puerto Rican Artists in New York; Raphael Montanez Ortiz founds El Museo Del Barrio, Formation of Puerto Rican Art Workers Coalition.

Marcos Dimas, Adrian Garcia, Martin Rubio, and Armando Soto participate in a groundbreaking exhibition of emerging Nuyorican artists organized by the Brooklyn Museum

Taller Boricua Gallery / Artist Workshop / Event Space

Gallery Hours: Tuesdays through Saturdays 12-6 pm / Thursdays 1-7 pm
1680 Lexington Ave. New York, NY 10029 / Julia De Burgos Latino Arts Center
Accessible to individuals with disabilities / Admission is always FREE

Gallery (212) 828-4333


All programs are made possible by the New York State Council on the Arts with the support of Governor Andrew M. Cuomo and the New York State Legislature. Taller Boricua is also funded in part by public funds from the New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the New York City Council, Consejo Grafico, the Puerto Rican Workshop Inc. and individual contributors.

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