Paseos Por New Orleans Opening Reception

Opening Reception
Sunday, September 22, 2013

Ashé Cultural Arts Center
1712 Oretha Castle Haley, New Orleans

The\r\nOpening Reception - An afternoon of stories\r\nand performances celebrating the rich Latina/o heritage of Southeast Louisiana\r\nfor the opening of the Paseos Por New Orleans.  Meet\r\nthe people profiled in the posters and learn about their creative work in music,\r\nart, design, performance, culinary arts, public health and social\r\njustice. 

Performances by many groups and individuals\r\nrepresented in the exhibit including - Mariachi Jalisco, Ballet Folklórico Nicaragüense\r\nCOSMAPA, Antonio Garza, José Torres-Tama and Nicaraguan folk dance by Daniela\r\nBello-Arguello. 

Light\r\nrefreshments provided by Norma’s Bakery, Coco Bamboo Pizzeria and Casa\r\nBorrega. 


The Poster Exhibit will be on display from September 20, to October 25, 2013. Click here for more information.



Nikki Thanos



The\r\nreception is supported by the CubaNOLA Arts Collective, Ashé Cultural Arts\r\nCenter, the New Orleans Musician’s Assistance Foundation and the Center for\r\nLatin American and Caribbean Studies at Loyola University.  The CubaNOLA Arts Collective is supported in\r\npart by a grant from the Louisiana Division of the Arts, Office of Cultural\r\nDevelopment, Department of Culture, Recreation & Tourism, in cooperation\r\nwith the Louisiana State Arts Council, and the National Endowment for the Arts,\r\na Federal agency.