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    Nelson Landrieu (1949-2019)

    October 30, 2019

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    Executive Director Position Announcement

    October 30, 2019

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    Borimix 2019 starts November 1st!

    November 1 – 30, 2019

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Nelson Landrieu (1949-2019)

October 30, 2019

The Clemente community of artists, arts organizations and staff joins in mourning the passing of one of our founders, Nelson Landrieu, and extends our sympathies to Nelson's family and all who were touched by his vision.  We honor his impact daily through our own work and are grateful to him for creating this unique institution.…

Job Posting: Executive Director Position Announcement

October 29, 2019

Search for Executive Director of The Clemente: The Search Committee and Board are excited about the future of The Clemente and the qualities that have been identified as needed for the new Executive Director to lead the organization.  We are now entering the Executive Search & Recruitment Phase while our transition continues with our Interim…

"Las Fridas" Opens November 1st!

October 28, 2019

"Las Fridas" Opens November 1st! New York critics heralded Las Fridas as “brilliant.” Starting November 1st - experience Las Fridas: a dance-theater duet inspired by Mexican painter and revolutionary, Frida Kahlo. Don't miss your chance to see the original cast perform the piece for the first time in 3 ½ years in its original, intimate setting: Studio 310. Click here…

The Clemente Open Call: DEADLINE EXTENDED - 10/26/19!!

October 15, 2019

DEADLINE EXTENDED - 10/26/19!! We know that October is a month of deadlines for a variety of arts endeavors and we are pleased to extend our Open Call deadline for an additional two weeks, through Oct. 26. If you were thinking of applying but knew you couldn't make the original deadline, now you have some…

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  • The Flamboyan Theater was an exceptional performance venue for our performance. We are so grateful to the Clemente for your support!

    Margaret Elaine Plaza, National Arts Educational Collaborative

  • Thank you so much for opening your home to us for these 2 weeks. It has been such an amazing week so far! All your staff are so kind, helpful, and attentive. So thank YOU for leading an arts organization that truly takes care of its artists in residence.

    Yvonne H. Chow , H+ | The Hip-Hop Dance Conservatory

  • The Clemente is a great cultural organization and I really really love all the people who work there and what you do is simply awesome. All the things I did will be helpful for my studies and my future job. I just wanna say THANK YOU for everything, thank you to Jan and Julio that said “yes” to my internship.

     

    Marika Covolo, Clemente Summer Intern

  • Thank you to everyone at CSV for your love, help and support. It truly takes a strong and supportive team to make a successful event. Last night’s Afro-Latino Crossroads show was amazing. We filled the house and shook the roof with the music and energy!!! I want to especially thank CSV for the smooth transition from curatorial proposal to live event.

    Mia Roman Hernandez, Visual Artist and Curator

  • Thank you so much for taking the time to show us around the wonderful Clemente Soto Velez Center. I was very impressed and inspired by your enthusiasm for and devotion to the building’s heritage and its importance for the local and international community. Thanks for all your hard work!

    Ricardo Rivera

  • You don’t know how my heart leaped when I passed by the center and saw the scaffolding GONE! It’s so beautiful! Seeing it restored is a magnificent experience! I’m so proud of all that has been accomplished…Thank you for ALL your contributions and hard work. I can’t get the picture of the New Center out of my mind..Thanks again!

    Carmen Tello

  • You guys really do have such a special place.I think it is such an amazing asset to the community!

    Dave Clark, Location Manager

  • The center is really great. I like the renovation, it’s wonderful to the people who live around there. Congratulations tho this amazing project.

    Teresa Viera

  • The Flamboyan Theater is a wonderful multi- purpose venue with everything you would wish for in an open theater space.

    Andreas Robertz, OneHeart Productions

  • We have held performances of our Resident Artist Program at The Clemente for 2 years. It has been the perfect venue for these performances. The administrative and technical staff have gone out of their way to make our time at The Clemente amazingly successful!!!

    Joe Stackell, Mabou Mines

  • Just a note of gratitude for the warm welcome to The Clemente.
    The staff has been wonderful, the community incredibly responsive. We appreciate more than I can describe being  a part of The Clemente familia.

    Hamilton Clancy, Shakespeare in the Parking Lot

  • What a shining star this huge building has become!

    Marlis Momber, Renowned photographer who has chronicled the changes in cultural life on the Lower East Side for over three decades