Lakou NOU Ann Pale with 2017 Artists | Recap

03.14.18

On Friday, February 9, 2018 at FiveMyles Gallery, HCX held an Ann Pale | Café Conversation featuring 2017 Lakou NOU Artists in Residence Diane Exavier, Glenda Lezeau, and Jasmine Plantin. The evening featured a performance by Diane Exavier herself, reading a reflective essay on her project, and a discussion moderated by Véronëque Ignace, Programs Coordinator and former Lakou NOU 2016 artist resident. […]

Atis Angaje: A Panel Discussion for Lakou NOU 2018

03.05.18

Lakou NOU (“Our Yard” in Haitian Creole), now in its third year, is a creative adaption of the traditional rural Haitian communal living system embedded in reciprocal patterns of resource sharing and the intersection of land, family and spirituality. This year, artists will engage in a new curated professional development series which will introduce them […]

Announcing the Lakou NOU 2018 Cohort!

03.05.18

Lakou NOU (“Our Yard” in Haitian Creole), now in its third year, is a creative adaption of the traditional rural Haitian communal living system embedded in reciprocal patterns of resource sharing and the intersection of land, family and spirituality. The program provides four artists of Haitian descent with the opportunity to create and present new […]

Continuing Solidarity Around the Rally Against Racism

01.31.18

On Monday, January 15th, 2018,  Haiti Cultural Exchange participated in the  Rally Against Racism in Times Square. HCX merged efforts with many other individuals and organizations to protest racist and anti-immigrant rhetoric and policies. HCX held a poster and banner making session the day before, and on the day of, we met up with Kriyol […]