¡PRESENTE! The Young Lords in New York at El Museo del Barrio, July 22 – October 17, 2015

¡Presente! The Young Lords in New York explores the legacy of the Young Lords in East Harlem, the Bronx and the Lower East Side, focusing on specific political events that the Young Lords organized in these locations.” — El Museo del Barrio.

Photographs by Corrado Serra

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Entrance view of exhibition

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Juan Sanchez, Once We Were Warriors, 1999, Lithograph, pulp painting, hand coloring

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Right: Installation view of Ideology of the Young Lords

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Right: JC Lenochan, young lords: more than one-­‐hundred, 2015, Books, 12 ft. ladder

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Left: Installation view of Barrio Garbage Offensive

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Left: Shellyne Rodriguez, Calling on the Spirit of the Garbage Offensive, 2015, Ceramic, charred wood, copper

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Left to right: Installation view of Palante Newspaper, First Church Takeover, Second Church Takeover, Women in The Young Lords

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Left: Miguel Luciano, Health, Food, Housing, Education, 2015, Wood, enamel and vinyl. Miguel, Right: Poster, YLP: Health, Food, Housing, Education, c.1969-74

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Installation view of Political Art

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Installation view of Political Art. Center: Domingo Garcia, Felicidades-El Museo del Barrio, 1977, Lithograph