The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture (NMPRAC) is devoted to the promotion, integration and advancement of Puerto Rican arts and culture, presenting exhibitions and programming created to enhance the visibility and importance of the rich Puerto Rican arts tradition. Located in Humboldt Park, in the heart of Chicago’s Puerto Rican community, NMPRAC is the only self-standing cultural museum in the nation devoted to showcasing Puerto Rican arts, culture and exhibitions year-round.
The Humboldt Park Stables: A Transition into the Future
September 2017 – Ongoing
Along with Juan Gabriel Moreno Architects, NMPRAC will design and activate an understanding of the architectural and cultural heritage of the national landmark site of the museum. This layered and multivalent approach reveals the succession of cultures and influences working reciprocally to define local places and structures in the historic Humboldt Park neighborhood.