Culture Fest in Brooklyn

Culture Fest in Brooklyn

The Arte Institute supports the Culture Fest at the Luso-American Club of Brooklyn. This first Culture Fest is a market place of Portuguese flavours and performances. Aside from poetry reading, workshops and film screenings, it showcases local artists, artisans, actors and musicians. 

Join this multi-cultural environment, Sunday, June 23 from 12 pm to 10 pm

Entrance fee at the door $15
Early bird special price $10 with RSVP until June 20 to:

This event is free for children under 12 years old.

All profits will be donated to the Luso-American Cultural Center.


Live Music by local musicians;

Short Film screening:
”Way” by Pedro Carmo –,;

Arte Institute Animated Short Films:
– ”Alda” by Ana Cardoso, Filipe Fonseca, Liliana Sobreiro, Luís Catalo;
– ”Pip” by Bruno Simões;
– ”Outro Ritmo (Other Rhythm)” and ”Vozes ao Vento (Voices by the Wind)” by Elton Fortes, Felix Lima, Pedro Ferreira and Tiago Nunes;
”Miss Margarida’s Way” monologue written by Roberto Athaide and performed by Margarida

Street Dance class with Carlos Neto –;
”A Menina do Mar” by Sophia de Mello Breyner Andresen, a Robotic Animation by
– Robotics Workshops by Kinberbots (Shazia Shah and Maribel Hernandez) –;
– Taste the World with Thermomix by Cristina Mota @flavorquest_bycristina, Sophie Moi @sow.cook;
Visual Artists:
Rute Ventura @baby_rute –;
Sara Bizarro @sarabizarro –;
Júlia Duarte;

Poetry reading by the Portuguese Consul General in New York, Maria de Fátima Mendes.

Marketplace and more…