Art

[exhibit] 19th Latino Art Now! // San Jose

Latino Art Now! Art Auction & Exhibition // San Jose

Latino Art Now! Art Auction & Exhibition Auction: Saturday, May 13, 2017 Doors open, 6pm, Live Auction, 7pm MACLA / Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana 510 S 1st St, San Jose, California 95113 This popular, annual event culminates in a high energy evening with food, drinks, entertainment and friendly bidding. Here you will […]

Calle 24 Paseo Artistico / 24th Street Art Stroll // SF 1

[free] Calle 24 Paseo Artistico: 24th Street Art Stroll // SF

Saturday at 11 AM – 10 PM Calle 24 Latino Cultural District 24th Street Between Mission and Potrero, San Francisco, California. Saturday December 1 Paseo Artístico 11AM-7PM at Participating venues on 24th Street/Calle 24. Join us for a FREE neighborhood celebration that will bring an eclectic mix of music, entertainment and art activities at venues […]

Oakland First Fridays 7

NO 5 DE MAYO @ Oakland First Fridays!

This is an insult to Oakland’s community! We are very disappointed that Oaklamd”s largest Cultural festival this Friday … will NOT pay homeage to Cinco de Mayo? Or to Latino culture? Oakland is primarily Brown and Black. But their organizers are HIPSTERS who dont care. They rather pay homage to ‘business week’, and keep pushing […]

FREE Family Sunday @ SF Mexican Museum 1

FREE Family Sunday @ SF Mexican Museum

View this email in your browser FAMILY SUNDAY: MIXED MEDIA WEAVING Sunday, April 30th, 2017 Bring your family to The Mexican Museum for a Sunday afternoon full of family-friendly art activities inspired by Tramas Urbanas, an exhibition showcasing the textural work of Mexican artist Paloma Torres. Guests can drop in between 12pm-4pm to learn how […]

MACLA Family Art Day // San Jose 1

MACLA Family Art Day: April // San Jose

Family Art Day – Saturday, April 29, 2017 from 12-4pm / FREE Join MACLA for a FREE outdoor celebration with the community at Parque de Los Pobladores (in front of MACLA)! Family Art Day is a free event for youth and families with hands-on visual art activities with professional artists, bilingual gallery tours, multicultural dance […]

Hope and the Mission // SF 2

[play] Hope and the Mission @ Brava // SF

Hope and the Mission Presented by Mission Academy of Performing Arts @ Brava April 28 & 29, 7pm Hope and the Mission (La Esperanza y la Misión), the third annual production by Mission Academy of Performing Arts @ Brava’s youth consortium, is a bilingual coming-of-age story revolving around the young character Hope whose Mission District […]

Nasty Women Exhibition // Oakland 2

Nasty Women Exhibition // Oakland

Tickets for opening night are sold out, but you can still attend. It just may take a little longer to get inside. Don’t fret, just come and bring a friend to keep you company. image above: The ultimate “don’t you even mess with us kinda art.” We out here with “Bad Girls Stick together” by […]

[exhibit] ¡Somos Americanos? MAN ONE Solo Exhibition 2

[exhibit] ¡Somos Americanos? MAN ONE Solo Exhibition

“Are we American?” The answer is no longer apparent. ¡Somos Americanos? Graffiti Artist MAN ONE (from L.A.) Paints a Portrait of Our Nation in new body of work. Preview: Friday April 7, 2017 (Oakland First Friday) Opening Reception & Book signing: Saturday April 8th, 2017 5-8pm Exhibition runs from April 8- May 13th, 2017   […]

PASEO ARTISTICO: Celebrating the Mission, Selena, and Calle 24 // SF 1

PASEO ARTISTICO: Celebrates the Mission, Selena, and Calle 24 // SF

Last Sunday’s big Latino event in Mission district. The city of SF is trying to help promote its Latino heritage. We wish more Bay Area Cities do the same! The Calle 24 Latino Cultural District was the place to be on Saturday, April 8, 2017. See below for schedule of activities. Excerpt Mission Local Some […]

The Work of Day of the Dead: by historian Thomas Laqueur // Berkeley

4th Annual Tianguis: Anti-Mall Holiday Craft Fair // Berkeley

Enjoy traditional Mexican music, food, door prizes and much more! Plus, find the perfect gifts you’re looking for this holiday season from local vendors! Want to sign-up as a vendor? http://lapena.org/craft-fair-2016/ (Requirement: items must be hand-made.)     A tianguis is an open-air market or bazaar that is traditionally held on certain market days in […]

[exhibit] 6th Chicana/o Biennial @ MACLA // San Jose 1

[exhibit] 6th Chicana/o Biennial @ MACLA // San Jose

MACLA/ Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana is pleased to present its much-anticipated 6th Chicana/o Biennial. MACLA’s most visible and popular juried exhibition that “takes inventory of the critical edge and aesthetic interventions within contemporary Chicano art. Curated by Guest Jurors Melanie Cervantes, artist and activist (Dignidad Rebelde), Eugene Rodriguez, artist and lecturer, and […]

21st Annual Fruitvale Dia Los Muertos // Oakland

21st Annual Fruitvale Dia Los Muertos // Oakland

Announcing the 21st Annual Dia de los Muertos Festival! Dia de los Muertos Festival celebrates our traditions with talented artists, unique craft vendors, retailers and musicians. Every year the highlight of the event is the sacred altars and memorials, created by local artists. As one of Oakland’s largest community events, the festival attracts up to […]