Pan American Musical Art Research is a 501(c) (3) organization founded in 1984 to promote awareness of and appreciation for the cultures of Latin America by sponsoring and presenting multi-disciplinary performances and events to a broad audience of all ages, and racial, cultural and economic backgrounds in the Tri-state area, in collaboration with local arts and culture organizations.
PAMAR's mission is to share the rich cultural heritage of Latin America and the Latin American diaspora by showcasing dance, film, music, literature, theatre, and visual and performing arts representing or influenced by Latin American culture, as well as to provide increased exposure and performing opportunities for Latino artists.LACW
Launched in 2006, the Latin American Cultural Week is an annual city-wide festival which highlights the production of dance, film, literature, music, theater, visual and performing arts of the Americas in New York City.Celebracion de la Cultura Hispana en Washington Heights
In 2012 PAMAR started Celebración de la Cultura Hispana en Washington Heights, a special initiative designed to drive community building and economic development in northern Manhattan through the showcase of world-class Latin American cultural events produced in Washington Heights.
This program is supported, in part, by public funds from The New York City Department of Cultural Affairs in partnership with the City Council.
NoMAA Capacity Building Grant Program, made possible by the JPMorgan Chase Foundation and the Upper Manhattan Empowerment Zone Development Corporation.
This project is made possible in part with public funds from the Fund for Creative Communities, supported by the New York State Council on the Arts and administered by the Lower Manhattan Cultural Council.
Supported by the Latin Media and Entertainment Commission of the City of New York.
designed by Pablo Pereyra