Art

2019 Cinco de Mayo events in Bay Area

The 2019 Cinco de Mayo falls this weekend! See many festivals, concerts, and community events filled with art, food, and music for your family and friends. May 5th is celebrated because of Mexican pride and hope. It showed the mighty French war machine was not invulnerable, and that determination and courage were powerful weapons. Read […]

[exhibit] LA FRONTERA: Artists Respond to U.S. Mexico Border // SF

Dates: April – September 2019. Jewish Community Center of San Francisco 3200 California Street | San Francisco, CA 94118 | 415.292.1200 About: LA FRONTERA is a powerful exhibition showcasing the work of established and emerging contemporary artists who explore themes of immigration, migration, detainment and asylum. Their work reflects global turmoil, migration and border issues […]

[exhibit] 50 Years of Cultura y Resistencia from Los Siete to Today // SF

Tuesday-Friday 11am-5pm. Accion Latina 2958 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110 Fifty years ago, Los Siete de la Raza galvanized a movement and helped define a radical politics of self-determination. Cultura y Resistencia gathers the movement aesthetics and cultural resistance of artist Yolanda Lopez, editor Donna Amador, the Basta Ya! newspaper, and the work of […]

[free] Dia del Niño + Dia los libros @ San Bruno

Join us for a celebration of children and families at our annual Día del Niño event. El día de los niños es el 27 de abril! Otra actividad DIVERTIDA para todos los niños (y adultos también). Gracias a nuestros patrocinadores. #todolosninoscuentan #todolosdeportesimportan #iloveourteachers #sbpsd # bruno4bruno #ssf #childrensday #diadelosniños

Comidazo! A Culinary & Music Experience // SF

  Sat, Apr 27, 2019, 5:00 PM – Sun, Apr 28, 2019, 2:00 AM 3140 Mission Street San Francisco, CA 94110 FOOD. MUSIC. CULTURA. COMIDAZO. Comidazo is a culinary and musical experience featuring some of the Bay Area’s most influential musical artists and chefs. 2 Sampler tickets are included in your general admission ticket. Sampler […]

[theatre] Remember Los Siete @ Brava // SF

Friday, April 26, 2019, 8:00 PM and Saturday, April 27, 2019 8:00 PM Brava Theater Center 2781 24th Street San Francisco, CA Join Brava! for Women in the Arts when we present Vero Majano’s live cinema production, Remember Los Siete. Utilizing archival film, audio interviews, and personal history, Majano’s Remember Los Siete is an artist’s […]

Flor y Canto Literary Festival // San Francisco

Apr 11 at 5:30 PM – Apr 13 at 9 PM Precita Eyes Muralists 2981 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110 With local, national and international poets, the festival provides a forum for emerging voices of the Mission District and the Latino community / Presentando a poetas locales, nacionales e internacionales, ofrecemos un foro para […]

[free] Cesar E. Chavez Holiday Parade & Festival // San Francisco

Join celebration honoring the life and work of labor and civil rights leader Cesar E. Chavez on Saturday, April 13, 2019. Saturday, April 13 at 10 AM 24th Street, between Potrero and Folsom, in Mission District, SF. 25 years ago our beloved leader Cesar Chavez Passed passed on to the spirit world. 50 years ago […]

[free] Festival of Mayan Literature and Culture // SF

Apr 11 at 6 PM – Apr 13 at 9 PM 24th Street, San Francisco, Ca, 94110 Join us for a celebration of Mayan Literature and Culture as Poets and Musicians from the Yucatan and the Bay Area gather for 3 days of festivities along Calle 24. Featured poets to include Feliciano Sanchez Chan and […]

[exhibit] 50 Years of Cultura y Resistencia from Los Siete to Today // SF

April 6th at 6 PM – 9 PM Accion Latina 2958 24th St, San Francisco, California 94110 Curated by Fernando Martí with Yolanda Lopez. Fifty years ago, Los Siete de la Raza galvanized a movement and helped define a radical politics of self-determination. Cultura y Resistencia gathers the movement aesthetics and cultural resistance of artist […]

[free] ‘Boulevard Nights’ Northern California screening // Sonoma State University

Mar 28, 2019 , 3:00pm – 10:30pm Student Center Grand Ballroom. Sonoma State University, California. 1801 East Cotati Ave • Rohnert Park, CA 94928 707.664.4246 phone. “Everything happens on the boulevard, and the boulevard happens at night”. It’s official, we are on for Thursday March 28th for the only northern California screening of Boulevard Nights. […]

Peaceful Protest: Restore El Mural De La Raza // San Jose

Sunday at 12 PM – 2 PM Payless ShoeSource #513 2048 Story Rd, San Jose, California 95122 EL COMITÉ FOR THE PRESERVATION FOR THE CHICANO ARTS SUN. MARCH 24, 2019 12 NOON – 2PM 2048 STORY RD. SAN JOSE, CA 95122 PEACEFUL PROTEST DEMANDING THE RESTORATION OF THE MURAL DE LA RAZA In response to […]