Lakou NOU 2019 Application is now OPEN!

11.29.18

In rural Haiti, the Lakou communal living system embodies the intersection of land, family, and spirituality.  Lakou members develop reciprocal patterns of resource sharing and jointly work the land.  Lakou NOU (“Our Yard” in Haitian Creole), HCX’s newest program, is a creative adaption of this traditional model. This project provides four artists of Haitian descent with […]

Save the Date #GivingTuesday, November 27th!

11.21.18

For Giving Tuesday 2018, we’re raising funds to continue to bring Haiti to New York.   Last year on #GivingTuesday we asked for your help to mobilize Haiti X New York, and you answered! Thanks to our generous community, HCX’s Selebrasyon! festival presented our largest number of Haiti-based artists in the visual arts, dance and musical […]

Save the Date | PÒTOPRENS: The Urban Artists of Port-au-Prince Closing Night

10.24.18

Closing night of PÒTOPRENS: The Urban Artists of Port-au-Prince will celebrate the final viewing of this dynamic exhibition with a DJ set by Haiti-based rara tech DJ Gardy Girault, performances by Sheila Anozier, Tiga Jean-Baptiste and other special guests. Stay tuned for more details!   PÒTOPRENS: The Urban Artists of Port-au-Prince brings together the work of over 25 artists working in the […]

Fèt Gede at Pioneer Works

10.11.18

Haiti Cultural Exchange and Pioneer Works dedicate a night to Haitian Vodou and the ancestral dead with a Fèt Gede. Live DJ sets by Val Inc. and DJ Sabine, performances by Sheila Anozier and Okai, and a ceremony (10pm) led by houngan Jean-Daniel Lafontant. Fèt Gede celebrates ancestors, death and life by venerating the pantheon […]