El Barrio Today presents Carmen Vasquez on The Modesto "Tin" Flores Garden.
The EL BARRIO TODAY ARTS CLUSTER is a group founded by East Harlem's cultural organizations in an effort to guide you through your discovery of the beauty and singularity of El Barrio's cultural identity.
EL BARRIO is an area located in East Harlem and carries a unique history that is still evident today. From the moment you arrive, you're surrounded by its colors, rhythms and intense cultural richness. Diversity is reflected everywhere you turn through a multitude of restaurants, shops, gardens, galleries and murals.
THE MODESTO "TIN" FLORES GARDEN is an ornamental garden representing a collaboration between Hope Community and GrowNYC. Complete with a footbridge, textured murals, and varied sculpture, the garden is a shining example of local organizations united to honor the history of the community. It provides a welcome place of serenity for locals and tourists alike.