Art

[exhibit] MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”) @ UC Berkeley

[exhibit] MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”) @ UC Berkeley

The exhibit explores the experience of Central American migrants on their perilous journey through Mexico to the U.S. border Art Exhibition MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”) at UC Berkeley, with Support from The Mexican Museum Runs through September 29, 2017 MONTARlaBestia (“Riding the Beast”), art exhibition is on display at the Center for Latin American Studies […]

[exhibit] Here & There - Sam Rodriguez Mural Unveiling and Art Exhibit // San Jose 1

City of San Jose unveils latest Mural: Here & There – Sam Rodriguez Exhibit

Come celebrate City of San Jose with the unveiling of its latest mural! Additionally, we will be featuring a solo exhibit of Sam’s work within our gallery space! [Friday, Aug 11, 7pm] Here & There – Sam Rodriguez Mural Unveiling and Art Exhibit // San Jose. Likening the murals to journalism, Artist Sam Rodriquez says, […]

Mujeres Luz: A painting series by Talavera-Ballón

[exhibit] Mujeres Luz: A painting series by Talavera-Ballón // San Rafael

“Mujeres Luz” is a painting series by Talavera-Ballón dedicated to the women who feed migrants traveling on the freight train La Bestia, as it makes its way north. Mujeres Luz is inspired by the documentary “All of Me” (Llevate mis Amores). After watching the movie at the San Francisco Film Festival, Talavera-Ballón traveled to Veracruz, […]

6 year Anniversary & Chicano/a Art Party

Cosecha 6 year Anniversary & Chicano/a Art Party // Oakland

Help us celebrate our 6 year Anniversary & Chicano/a Art Party. Our 6th Annual Bazar de Arte Party is this Sunday, JULY 30th at 1p. We are thankful for all of the community love we receive at Cosecha and want to give back. Join us for cocktails, treats and our annual art bazaar with some […]

SELFrida Challenge, a San FranFrida tradition!

SELFrida Challenge, a San FranFrida tradition!

Sunday at 3 PM – 4 PM 736 Mission St, San Francisco, CA In partnership with Fiestas Fridas: Frida Kahlo Festival 2017, The Mexican Museum is excited to present the #SELFrida Challenge, a San FranFrida tradition! How many Fridas can we get taking selfies all in one place at the same time? Help us break […]

[art & music] WeR Immigrants & Pangea // SF 1

[art & music] WeR Immigrants & Pangea // SF

WeR1 brings to the Mission cultural center a night of unity in our community! July 29th at the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts with Pangea Futbol Club and Joaquin Newman. Art, Music and food. SEE FLYER BELOW. Celebrating 40 years of the MCCLS and sharing our campaign. For more info please visit www.wer1team.org Video: […]

[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. […]