Seeking Volunteers!

  The Visual Arts Program CCBP is seeking volunteers for the cultural programming coming up for 2018.  So, if you like to be engaged with your community through arts and culture, this is a great opportunity! Shoot us an email: artprogramccbp@gmail.com or centroculturalbarcodepapelny@gmail.com

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Elmhurst Literary Mural Crowdfunding Campaign.

Join the Elmhurst Literary Mural crowdfunding campaign at IOBY platform. Or click on the link below: https://www.ioby.org/project/elmhurst-literary-mural-project Youtube: https://youtu.be/Fk-n5HvYCc4    

Installing the panels: Big day!

Technical assembly of the panels for the MURAL LITERARY IN ELMHURST. Sharing one of the important moments of the project with our community. The assembly of 5 horizontal panels each 3.5 "x 7" horizontal fixed to the wall supporting the Long Island Rail Road Bridge (LIRR) on Broadway Avenue between Cornish and Whitney Avenue. Thanks … Continue reading Installing the panels: Big day!

Our Voice – Sonia Sanchez

By Diego Castillo and Andley Tyson This mural illustrates a wonderful poem by Sonia Sanchez. In the poem it talked about the struggles and hard work people in our society face nowadays. This mural is a depiction of the poem where it may impact society on these struggles and hard work to create a better … Continue reading Our Voice – Sonia Sanchez

“Exiles from history…” Elmhurst Literary Mural, NYC

The Invisible City (Miriam and Laura) The basis of this work was built upon the uniting cultures of the city of New York and specifically Elmhurst, Queens. Pete Hamill the author of The Invisible City wrote a collection of personal short stories about the people of New York and his book also included intimate sketches … Continue reading “Exiles from history…” Elmhurst Literary Mural, NYC