Chilean NYC is a mix of Indigenous, European and African cultures. The Indigenous culture is of Inca descent in the north and Mapuche in the south. Easter Island is Chilean, although the people are Indigenous Rapa Nui. The European culture is mostly Spanish with some German influence.
NY Chilean News
Spencer, Pablo Larrain’s Princess Diana biopic, opened Nov 5, 2021. 🇨🇱
The Homenaje a Los Ángeles Negros & Los Galos brings Chilean Pop to Sabor Latino in Elmhurst, Queens on Sat, Jan 15 after midnight (9pm doors). From $20. 🇨🇱
Surrealism Beyond Borders opens at The Met Fifth Avenue in Central Park on Mon, Oct 11. To Jan 30, 2022. 🇨🇺🇭🇹🇲🇶🇵🇷 | 🇦🇷🇨🇱🇨🇴 | 🇫🇷🇮🇹🇪🇸
David Hammons: Day’s End, a Whitney Museum public installation in Hudson River Park, was inspired by Gordon Matta-Clark’s legendary intervention on Pier 52 in 1975. 🇨🇱
Chile has a highly developed copper export economy. It is famous for its writers and its wines. Pablo Neruda had a way with words that will make you fall in love with the Spanish language. Chile also has a strong avant-garde theatre tradition and some world-class filmmakers.
Chileans had to deal with the Pinochet dictatorship (1973-1990). The experience still effects the people – even in the diaspora.
Previously in Chilean NYC
The Havana Film Festival New York opens at Village East Cinema in the East Village on Fri, Nov 5 at 6:30pm. From $20. Grammy nominee Dayramir González plays Cuban Jazz at the Afterparty. From $85. 🇨🇺🇪🇸|🇨🇦🇬🇹🇭🇳🇲🇽🇺🇸|🇦🇷🇨🇱🇨🇴🇵🇪🇻🇪|🇬🇷🇬🇧
The New York Yankees celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month with a giveaway of Yankee caps with Hispanic flags for Yankee games on Fri-Wed, Sep 17-22, 2021. From $40. mlb.com
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month, Sep 15 – Oct 15.
Leti Faviani shows at Fashion Designers of Latin America at Lavan541 in Chelsea, Manhattan on Tue-Wed, Sep 8-9, 2021. 🇨🇱
Sunday, October 13, 2019
MIDTOWN, NYC ~ Twenty-one countries from around the world celebrate our Hispanic Heritage on Fifth Avenue
Sunday, July 21, 2019
FLUSHING MEADOWS CORONA PARK, Queens ~ Family entertainment, games, food and kiosks from twenty Hispanic countries. FREE ~ CANCELLED DUE TO NYC’S DANGEROUS HEAT ADVISORY
Sunday, September 23, 2018
Jackson Heights, Queens
Argentine, Bolivian, Belizean, Chilean, Colombian, Costa Rican, Cuban, Dominican, Ecuadorian, Guatemalan, Honduran, Mexican, Nicaraguan, Panamanian, Paraguayan, Peruvian, Puerto Rican, Salvadoran, Spanish, Uruguayan and Venezuelan culture.
Chilean New York City
Metro New York City is the largest Chilean community in the United States. There are Chilean communities in Queens and in Paterson, New Jersey.
Chilean New Yorkers
Thu-Sun, Dec 12-15, 2019
THEATER DISTRICT, NYC ~ Readings curated by Chilean actors Berioska Ipinza and Pietro González (Law & Order)
Wed-Sun, May 18-November 25, 2018
PROSPECT PARK, Brooklyn ~ Chilean artist resurrects an ancient Indigenous Andean knotted cord writing and reading system at the Brooklyn Museum
Tuesday, July 2, 2019
Live music Indigenous Chilean jazz
LINCOLN CENTER ~ Ancestral Chilean rhythms, cueca (Chilean national dance) and traditional jazz. FREE
CUNY Graduate Center
Elebash Recital Hall
Murray Hill, Manhattan
Friday, May 4, 2018
Midtown East, Manhattan
Monday – Saturday
April 12 – May 25, 2018
Friday – Saturday
April 6 – 7, 2018
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY
Greenwich Village, NYC
Txperimental theatre about the anarchy of the bourgeoisie
¡New York Latin Culture Sponsor!
David Nolan Gallery
Tuesday – Saturday
March 15 – April 28, 2018
Tuesday – Friday
March 8 – April 28, 2018
The Chilean hyper-realist artist’s sixth solo exhibition at Marlborough Gallery is Jan 11 – Feb 4, 2017
Hot Chilean director Pablo Larrain stars Mexican actor Gael García Bernal at IFC Center Mar 10-16, 2017
Gabriela Mistral was the first Latin American to win the Nobel Prize in Literature. Pablo Neruda is Chile’s most famous poet. Isabel Allende is Chile’s most famous novelist.
Sunday, September 18, 2022
Monday, August 1, 2022