By MADELEINE BAIR No matter the type of artwork, audiences generally come to a gallery with one simple expectation: The art is complete. Artists at work and audience, convention dictates, do not belong together. But at the Mission Cultural Center on Saturday night, tradition was thrown out the door as 77 artists and hundreds of guests filled the two large...
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Mexican artist Maris Bustamante takes Mission Loc@l on a tour of the all-woman show Sólo Mujeres: Future Landscapes Designed by Women. By SHIKIRI HIGHTOWER
Esther Gress is a domestic worker. Mission Loc@l followed her for a day. By STEFANIA ROUSSELLE
Maris Bustamante performs at the Mission Cultural Center. By MADELEINE BAIR
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Melanie Cervantes and Jesus Barraza show us the art of screen printing. By STEVE SALDIVAR
Against the Grain: An Artist’s Survival Guide to Peru A Documentary Film by Ann Kaneko Winner “Best of the VideoFest” VideoFest 2008 Screening and Q&A: Friday, August 7, 2009 7pm $7 The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission St.
3 Worlds Myth, Bricks, Prints Arias, Fuentes, Banjo August 14 – September 19, 2009 MCCLA Galleries Opening reception Friday, August, 14th, 7-10pm $5 The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission St.
3 Worlds Special Events MCCLA Galleries Casper Banjo Commemoration Saturday, August 29, 3-5pm Free The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission St.
Juan R. Fuentes Linocut Demonstration Saturday, September 5, 3-5pm Free Featured artist Juan Fuentes will be creating and demonstrating linocuts, the public is encouraged to come and participate and engage with the artist. The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission St.
Encuentamiento Una noche de cuenteros / A night of storytelling Thursday, September 17, 7pm $7 Los cuentos serán en Español / Stories will be in Spanish The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts 2868 Mission St.
MCCLA Programming Presentation and Reception September 23, 2009 6:30-8:30 Free Venga y entérese de todas las actividades en las que puede participar en MCCLA. Una noche para responder sus preguntas y escuchar sus opiniones y sugerencias. Come and find out about all the activities you can take part of at MCCLA. An evening to answer your questions and hear your...