Loading Events

« All Events

  • This event has passed.

[exhibit] “Spiritual Manifestations in the Feminine” @ MCCLA // SF

March 7 @ 12:00 pm - March 24 @ 5:00 pm


37th Annual “Solo Mujeres” for Women’s History Month.

Spiritual Manifestations is a feminist contemporary mythology where Zapatista masked women in lingerie roam the world of nepantla protesting shame in search of a spiritual evolution.

Opening Reception: Friday March 1st at 6pm.
MACCLA, 2868 Mission St. San Francisco.

37th Annual Solo Mujeres – Featuring Isis Rodriguez
Opening reception: $5 Admission.


About exhibit:

Imagine yourself walking into a gallery of large darkly glamorous masked women, shamans, and xoloitzcuintles that dwell in a mysterious place called “nepantla.”

These works span over 10 years and 3 series, “Legends from the Realm of Nepantla”, CRUSH! and “Perros Sagrados y Sus Chamanes”.

“Nepantla” is a 16th Century Aztec word that means, “in the middle of it” and is the place where my “types” dwell. It’s a kind of crossroads where we go when we want to transform to a better version of ourselves.

Over 20 works of art spanning over 10 years from the following series, “Legends from the Realm of Nepantla”, “Perros Sagrados y Sus Chamanes”, and “CRUSH!”.

I use the techniques of the Great European Masters with Catholic and Pre-Hispanic ritual, inventing new feminine types, meta-types, shadow types, and modern archetypes that reflect the issues we face today.



All art will be for sale. Get on her VIP mailing list to get discounts on selected works. To find out more you can visit my website at https://www.isisrodriguez.com/exhibits-isis-rodriguez.

top: This large painting is called “The Initiation” from my series, “Legends from the Realm of Nepantla” and depicts two contemporary archetypes engaged.


March 7 @ 12:00 pm
March 24 @ 5:00 pm
Event Categories:
, ,


Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts
2868 Mission Street, San Francisco, CA 94110 + Google Map

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *