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[free] MexAm Festival @ DeYoung Museum

[free] MexAm Festival @ DeYoung Museum

Kick-start your weekend with free general admission, live music, art-making, cocktails, film screenings, panel discussions, lectures and exhibition tours, all in the name of art. Join us this Friday, July 21st, as we celebrate San Francisco’s annual MexAm Festival. Parking is available under the garage. EVENTS & ACTIVITIES: • Music set by DJ Julio Cesar […]

Latina Immigrants Raise $30 Million Venture Fund In Silicon Valley

Latina Immigrants Raise $30 Million Venture Fund In Silicon Valley

“Our uniqueness as immigrant Latinas makes us stronger and anti-fragile.” Excerpt HuffPost Babel Ventures, a Silicon Valley firm founded by two young immigrant Latina entrepreneurs, just announced $30 million raised to help start-ups. These funds aim to empower entrepreneurs, many who struggle to receive funding, with the needed capitol to continue contributing to our economy […]

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 […]

[video] If Latinos Said What White People Say on Dates!

[video] If Latinos Said What White People Say on Dates!

How did you get here? The Mayflower? What if Latinos said the same shit White people say. Latinos get asked questions like this by white people — all the time — and the video is showing how ridiculous it sounds in reverse. Lol See funny-ass video with over 10 MILLION views!

[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 […]

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! […]

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín // San Jose 1

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín // San Jose

El Nuevo Circo de Cepillín con Ricardo Gonzalez “CEPILLIN” En San José en las esquinas de la Story y King Road Frente al Freeway 101. Tus Amigos de 100.3 Más Variedad te invitamos al gran debut del Circo Hermanos Caballero Comenzando Jueves 22 de Junio hasta el 10 de Julio. Además el increíble “CARRO ROBOT” […]

GUELAGUETZA: Oaxacan Indigenous Fiesta // Santa Cruz

2017 Festival Guelaguetza // San Jose

Sunday June 25th,2017 from 10am to 5pm #Guelaguetza a historic celebration that will be woven on to the minds and hearts of the audience, presenting dances, music, wide variety of traditional foods and artisanal Market. #food and #artisanal Market #tlayudas #chapulines #mole #tepache. Disfruta de la maxima fiesta Oaxaquena y vive un dia maravilloso y […]

Pasados del Presidio: Afternoon Fun for Kids // SF 1

Latino Day at The Presidio! Pasados del Presidio

LATINO DAY at amazing PRESIDIO was on June 23rd! FREE family activities! Afternoon music and dance by Ballet Folklórico Mexicano. Also, Mexican museum and DeYoung Museum will provide so Kids can enjoy hands-on activities, storytelling, living history, a visit with Juanito the Donkey, archaeology, pottery making, and more! Food available for purchase at a discount. […]