From Dance to Community Practice: Veroneque Ignace, Programs Coordinator

10.10.17

A public health practitioner, Haitian feminist theorist, participatory arts researcher, and alum of SUNY Downstate School of Public Health, I use dance and writing to merge my passion for public heath, global health, and community organizing. My launching pad is built upon the notion that health issues and disparities are not simply a result of poor […]

Haiti Film Fest 2017 Recap!

06.08.17

Haiti Film Fest 2017 By Destiny Jackson – Communications & Outreach Coordinator Through over 25 shorts, documentaries and narrative features in just four days, Haiti Film Fest 2017 was an epic cinematic adventure! It was wonderful to see so many members of the HCX community, and new faces as well, at the festival’s screenings, panels […]

Sip and Paint: Pawòl Granmoun

03.30.17

By Nathalie Jolivert, Communications and Outreach Coordinator at HCX For the series of Black History Month events at Haiti Cultural Exchange, I had the opportunity to lead a Sip and Paint session on Haitian Creole Proverbs. This workshop took place at the cozy Haitian-owned lounge ’33 Lafayette’ in Brooklyn. Haitian Creole Proverbs are very visual […]

Ayiti Toma: The Genesis. To Be Continued.

02.28.17

written by guest author Marie Antoine. HCX kicked off Black History month with the closing reception and artist talk of the visual arts exhibition Ayiti Toma: The Genesis. The event was hosted at the Haitian owned Tapas Wine Bar and Lounge, 33 Lafayette. The lounge provided a cozy and inviting atmosphere which allowed attendees to […]