Wilfredo Hernandez

Communitas Arts + Culture, LLC

Programs: Society, Culture & PoliticsRegions: Germany, United StatesCategory: Analysis, Podcast

Wilfredo Hernandez is a cultural producer, interdisciplinary artist and consultant with over 20 years of experience in nonprofit arts leadership and producing. He is the Founder/CEO of Communitas Arts + Culture, LLC, as well as the Founder/Executive Producing Director of the Drag Arts Oral History Project, a new multimedia social impact project that documents the lived experiences, artistry and histories of drag artists in Philadelphia and beyond. He recently served as Interim Executive Director of CultureWorks Greater Philadelphia and has worked/consulted with many notable organizations, including: the Institute for Contemporary Art at the University of Pennsylvania, the Philadelphia Latino Arts & Film Festival, the Independence Public Media Foundation, Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, etc.

Wilfredo holds a Masters of Arts in producing & directing theatre from New York University, completed the Philadelphia Mayor’s Office on LGBT Affairs’ LGBTQ Leadership Program and serves on the Board of Directors of the Philadelphia Cultural Fund.

Recent Content


A Snapshot of LGBTQ+ Experiences and Communities in Florida

Orlando, Miami, and Ft. Lauderdale In November 2023, under the auspices of AGI, seven Americans and seven Germans met in Florida to explore the past, present, and future of LGBTQ+ …

Episode 97: LGBTQ+ Spaces, Public Art, and Memory

Public memorials have many functions: honoring victims, acknowledging history, or symbolizing values. After the 2016 mass shooting at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, Florida, the site was transformed into an …