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

Phase Three

  • 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.