Art

[exhibit] Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera @ SF MOMA 1

[exhibit] Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera @ SF MOMA

A daily 12:30 pm spotlight tour (90 minutes) of Frida Kahlo and Diego Rivera “Painting completed my life.”- Frida Kahlo. Dates/times: July 16 – July 23, 12:30 PM to 2 PM Where: SFMOMA San Francisco Museum of Modern Art, 151 3rd St., SF. Tickets: click here! [free under 18 years of age].   See video! […]

Bay Area Mural Festival Benefit Party // Berkeley

Bay Area Mural Festival Benefit Party // Berkeley

Global Barrio & Era Art Bar are teaming up again to bring you another episode of our black-light benefit parties! BAMFest was created in response to a crisis in housing, youth joblessness, and the need to promote social justice. Thursday, July 20th. 8pm-1:30am. Era bar and lounge, Oakland. See bottom for night’s schedule! Video:   […]

SF's Mexican Museum clears up report about fake artifacts 3

SF’s Mexican Museum clears up report about fake artifacts

The Mexican Museum in San Francisco is setting the record straight after a report revealed the vast majority of pieces at the museum may not be the real deal. An independent team of museum curators from Mexico City conducted the study and submitted its findings in late June. Excerpt ABC7 news Video:   About We’re […]

2017 MEX AM Festival // San Francisco 4

2017 MEX AM Festival // San Francisco

Dance, Music, Art, Talks, Gastronomy, Film and Wine Celebrating the integration between Mexico and the USA in San Francisco’s Bay Area. July 16th – 23rd, 2017 The 8 day festival is a multidisciplinary initiative that showcases a program with music, film, food, visual arts, digital art, dance, literature and talks of some of the most […]

[photos] Frida Kahlo before her Death

[photos] Frida Kahlo before her Death

In 1950, German-born French photographer Gisèle Freund spent two years documenting Frida Kahlo and husband Diego Rivera in La Casa Azul These pictures offer an intimate, honest look at the artist in the last few years of her life. Excerpt Remezcla Initially, Freund planned to stay in Mexico for just a few weeks. As one […]

[exhibit] UC Berkeley Latino examines Central American migration

[exhibit] UC Berkeley Latino examines Central American migration

Update news! These children now have legal protection in California. Read more. The exhibit explores the experience of Central American migrants on their perilous journey through Mexico to the U.S. border See photos below! The exhibit “MONTARlaBestia” (“Riding the Beast”) will open July 11 at UC Berkeley’s Center for Latin American Studies, 2334 Bowditch St. […]

Frida Kahlo's birthday is July 6th

Frida Kahlo’s birthday is July 6th

July 6th is Frida Kahlo’s birthday. Her history is what made her so special! Painter Frida Kahlo (1907–1954) was a Mexican self-portrait artist who was married to Diego Rivera and is still admired as a feminist icon. Video:   Synopsis Artist Frida Kahlo was born on July 6, 1907, in Coyocoán, Mexico City, Mexico. Considered […]

KiNG of The Streets 2017 // SF 2

KiNG of The Streets 2017 // SF

The San Francisco Lowrider Council presents KING of the STREETS 2017 Saturday, July 8.2017 See flyer and photos below! Schedule 11am – THE CRUISE: Meet at the Silver Street Bridge to roll out at 11am be there by 10am *HOPPERS ONLY: please be at Fort Mason by 10am for registration and to park your trailers, […]

Frida Kahlo paint party @ Mexican Museum // San Francisco

Fiestas Fridas! Frida Kahlo Festival // Bay Area locations

FIESTAS FRIDAS SAN FRANCISCO, Frida Kahlo Festival 2017 It’s Frida’s 110th Birthday and the fifth year of Fiestas Fridas. We honor her life, art and love affair with San Francisco! See below for 3-week schedule. The festival began June 27th and continues until August. Updates: FIestasFridas.com or on Facebook event: https://www.facebook.com/events/479984045679378/ Video:   Photos: Wow! […]

Oakland's Tertulia Coffee turns 1 year old

Oakland’s Tertulia Coffee turns 1 year old

Bay Area’s BEST CAFE + ART space is 100% Latino! Welcome to TERTULIA Excerpt Remezcla It’s a sleek modernist café and art gallery known as Tertulia Coffee and Sanchez Contemporary on Telegraph Avenue in Oakland. Like its techie neighbors across the street, Tertulia is continuing the trend of growth in the Uptown district of the […]

[photos] 22nd Annual Dia de los Muertos @ Oakland Museum 45

Día de los Muertos: New Play First Draft Reading @ MACLA // San Jose

Friend of Teatro Visión, Do you want to hear some scenes and some songs from the brand new play we’re developing? Join us on Sunday, June 25 and you can! Admission is free, or you can choose to support us by paying $10-$30. Seating is limited, so please reserve your ticket today. Sunday, June 25, […]