Tag Archives: Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts

Courtesy of artist Jos Sances.

Benefit for Mission Artists Attracts Latino All Stars

The fundraiser tonight for leading cultural figures Rene Yañez and Yolanda Lopez, who are being evicted from the home they have lived in for 35 years, will bring together some of the icons of the Latino...
Image Shows Dyanna Loeb reading her story

Immigrant Stories Light the Way at Mission Cultural Center

At the beginning of Thursday night’s performance at the Mission Cultural Center, audience members were asked to raise their hands if they were immigrants or the children or grandchildren of immigrants. Nearly every hand in...
mamacoatl

Mamacoatl Cures With Sound

Mamacoatl has been working as a healer and a musician in the Mission District for years, melding the music and traditions of Mexico and California. This year marks the 20th anniversary of La Peña de...
Calixto Robles

The Art of Oaxaca Made in San Francisco

“The Art of Calixto Robles engages viewers with a universal spirituality. He creates a unique fusion of sacred imagery: ancient, indigenous, eastern, and western.” — Krista Bugnara, former director of exhibitions at the De Young Museum....