Lumpia Campesina in film festivals in 2018 and more in 2019!

Lumpia Campesina in film festivals in 2018 and more in 2019!

Oct 16, 2018

Lumpia Campesina is going to film festivals in November in 2018! Check the link to get the info.

A taste from our Charlotte Residency

A taste from our Charlotte Residency

Aug 29, 2018

Here’s a video from the 2015 Residency at the McColl Center. This gives you a sense what happen when The Peoples Cook project resides in a city for months and months.

It’s here! The 2nd Annual 40 days of Self Care Aug. 29 – Oct. 15, 2018

It’s here! The 2nd Annual 40 days of Self Care Aug. 29 – Oct. 15, 2018

Jul 30, 2018

Prepare yourselves for your self. Starts in 30 days!

Yes! Info for Lumpia Campesina, The Short Film, is here!

Yes! Info for Lumpia Campesina, The Short Film, is here!

Jul 3, 2018

A quixotic Iranian-Guatemalan cook traces his love for a special Filipino dish by taking us back to a teenage house party from his past where he learns how to transform his alienation into a recipe for empowerment.

Join us for 40 days of Self Care Aug. 29 – Oct. 7, 2017

Join us for 40 days of Self Care Aug. 29 – Oct. 7, 2017

Aug 30, 2017

a public performance ritual sparked by Robert Karimi’s born day. Instead of gifts, Karimi asks us to find ways to take care of ourselves for 40 days, risking acts of joy and self-nourishment.

The Peoples Cook hosts Viva La Poetry for Plus Poetry Festival

The Peoples Cook hosts Viva La Poetry for Plus Poetry Festival

May 24, 2017

HOUSTON!! JOIN US! VIVA LA POETRY! Mero Cocinero hosts Viva La Poetry, an afternoon of poetry, food, and good energy! Mero Cocinero will do his legendary cooking demonstration bringing joy and balance and political flair during the time of 45! and while he cooks, he will host 3 poets: from Houston Bayou City Slam Champion […]

Check out amazing video from our visit to the Smithsonian in 2016
ThePeoplesCook Goes to The Smithsonian May 28 and 29th

ThePeoplesCook Goes to The Smithsonian May 28 and 29th

May 26, 2016

That’s right. We are taking the LowRiderKitchenCart to the Smithsonian May 28th and May29th with Viva La Slow and Low, a interactive experience designed by Robert Karimi & ThePeoplesCook Project. Fun, joy, food, and chilling it out will be in order. Also special guests coming to cook and give the down low about issues of […]

Getting ready for the final performances in Florida June 1 and 2nd

Getting ready for the final performances in Florida June 1 and 2nd

May 26, 2016

That’s right we are getting ready for the final performances by the participants of ThePeoplesCook Project workshop.  It’s been an incredible 5 weeks, so much to say, so many good stories. The community here has been so supportive and there’s already talk of coming back. Here are some photos to whet your appetite for the […]

DreamCookDelicious begins!

DreamCookDelicious begins!

Apr 26, 2016

                        Last night the kitchen and gym at the 13th Avenue Dream Center was packed with people hungry for food as Mero Cocinero showed up and got the youth cooking and eating together with their families. With an amazing Vegetable Curry, donated from Arts […]