ONLY A FEW MONTHS LEFT TO SAVE VILLA CARMEN ATELIER
After Hurricane Maria, the Villa Carmen building suffered severe damages and is now in danger of being lost to corporate buyers. With your support we can save this building, complete a brand new renovation and restore this historical gem as a beacon of Puerto Rican art and culture.
How it will happen:
Phase One (January 2020)
Completion of structural repairs
Makeover of the facade and balcony
Renovation of the second floor and opening of Pelayo Historical Guesthouse.
Phase Two (May 2020)
Completion of first floor museum space
Renovation of first floor commercial space
Renovation of third floor communal roof space
Construction of artist in residence rooftop suite
Grand opening of San Juan Harbor Museum
Inauguration of UNESCO World heritage designation to Puerta De Tierra neighborhood
Your contributions will go directly to restoring this iconic building and making sure its legacy is preserved for future generations. Villa Carmen Atelier will be the home base for our programing and house the San Juan Harbor Museum. Click the button bellow to make a contribution.