“Imagining the Mission: Pasado, Presente and Futuro” is a photography exhibit celebrating El Tecolote’s 40th anniversary at the Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts. The exhibit features work from former El Tecolote photographers and photo editors and from current photographers, and also has a youth photography component. Above, archivist Linda Wilson talks about the exhibit, which opens Wednesday, August 11, at 6 p.m. and runs through August 29.
Armand is a photojournalism and multimedia student at the UC Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism, and is originally from Baton Rouge, La. His work history includes being a paper pusher in Los Angeles and a youth program coordinator in Ramallah, and is currently a student editor at Mission Local, which means he gets to read a lot of news and tell people what to do.
He also waits for the day when bacon and buffalo sauce combine on one plate.More by Armand Emamdjomeh