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Art Fix Daily: Nathalia JMag

Nathalia JMag’s Map This: Sustainable Fashion Featured in Art Fix Daily

Nathalia JMag's 'Map This: Sustainable Fashion' at Urbano Project Gallery, June 6-August 30

BOSTON, Massachusetts / May 16, 2019 Urbano Project welcomes Artist-in-Residence Nathalia JMag , a Colombian-American contemporary fashion designer who believes in sustainable and ethical approaches to apparel. Her work centers the intersection of design and eco-sustainability alongside an internal reimagining of the factory-labor driven fashion industry.

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Immigration Nation

Painted suitcases reflect immigrant experience

Immigration Nation

Students, artists and community members created over 400 hand-painted suitcases for Nora Valdez's "Immigration Nation" exhibit at Urbano Project. On display through July 29, the tactile, sculptural installation confronts the struggle of immigrants to find identity and acceptance in the United States.

Jamaica Plain News: Liberia Donceles

Urbano Project Hosts Music, Poetry and Art Series at Librería Donceles

Urbano Project Hosts Music, Poetry and Art Series at Librería Donceles

Urbano Project is pleased to announce a series of bilingual salon-like gatherings to be held at Librería Donceles, a participatory art installation and meeting place for the community in JP's Brewery Complex. Events include an homage to Puerto Rican poet Julia de Burgos on Feb. 17th, a perfor

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Boston Globe: The only librería in town

The only librería in town

Going to the librería - The Boston Globe

New York artist Pablo Helguera's secondhand bookstore, Librería Donceles, seems particularly well-suited for Boston, a city known for its literary leanings. The traveling art project, comprising more than 10,000 volumes spanning numerous genres, opens Friday for an 11-week run at the art studio Urbano in Jamaica Plain and will provide visitors with a unique experience: Organizers say it will be the only bookstore in town devoted to used Spanish-language titles.

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Jamaica Plain News: Libería Donceles

Boston’s Only Spanish Language Used Bookstore, Librería Donceles, Opens at Urbano Project in JP

Boston's Only Spanish Language Used Bookstore, Libreria Donceles, Opens at Urbano Project in JP

Urbano Project will present Librería Donceles, a socially-engaged art project consisting of an itinerant bookstore of more than 10,000 used books in Spanish. While in residence at Urbano, the participatory art installation will be a meeting place for the community, hosting a series of bilingual salo

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