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Galería de la Raza

2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
http://www.galeriadelaraza.org/

October 2017

Galeria de la Raza: LUNADA Literary Lounge

October 5, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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LUNADA Literary Lounge Spoken Word * Música * Open Mic Thursday, October 5, 2017 | 7:30 pm Featuring Francisco Aragón and Nancy Morejón, and 10 spots on the Open Mic. Under the full Harvest Moon of Fall, Lunada will host two award-winning Latinx and Caribbean literary luminaries for an historic reading entre dos maestros. FRANCISCO ARAGÓN, San Francisco native and son of Nicaraguan immigrants, and preeminent Cuban author NANCY MOREJÓN, are both in town for brief visits, and will feature…

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Galeria de la Raza: Cathy Arellano Book Launch

October 14, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Join us in celebrating the release of poet Cathy Arellano’s second book I Love My Women, Sometimes They Love Me, a collection of broken-hearted lesbian love poems that depict the lovers we’ve been and the lovers we’ve had. We haven’t always been fair; they haven’t always been kind. Get ready for Arellano to rip off her máscara and peel yours away, too. Saturday Octorber 14th. 5-7PM $5 suggested donations NOTAFLOF

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Galería de la Raza: Sugar Skull Decorating Workshops!

October 28, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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$5 – $10

Sugar Skull decorating workshops with Michele are back! Join us for a weekend of sugar skull decorating! This year Michele will be hosting the workshops only one weekend, October 28th and 29th, from 12-6pm. With admission you receive one pre-formed skull and all the decorations. We will also have some retail pre-decorated skulls available. Come have a fun weekend outing with your family and friends! $10/adults, $5/children

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November 2017

Galería de la Raza: Día de los Muertos with Taller Bombalele

November 2, 2017 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Día de los Muertos with Taller Bombalele Thursday, November 2nd | 7:30-9pm Galería de la Raza will be hosting an after-event filled with music and celebration for Día de los Muertos with Taller Bombalele. Taller Bombalele strives to promote Afro Puerto Rican roots music and dance tradition of Bomba. Taller Bombalele is also proud to be part of a diverse community in the SF Bay Area and is therefore committed to teaching, learning, and collaboration in reflection of this community.…

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Galería de la Raza: ReclaMisión: A Community Dia De Los Muertos Celebration

November 2, 2017 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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ReclaMision A Community Dia de los Muertos Celebration The Mission Preparatory School: Bryant Street Btwn 22nd & 23rd Streets Bringing together Calle 24 Artists & our community's youth to create: Sacred Space - Education - Culture - Art Live Performances & Interactive Art Making For All Ages FREE - SAFE - no drugs/alcohol, violence or cultural appropriation Presented By: Loco Bloco, Precita Eyes Muralists, Accion Latina, Galeria de la Raza, Cuicacalli Escuela de Danza, Mariachi Junvenil "La Misión", MAPA at…

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Galería de la Raza: Lunada ~ Literary Lounge

November 3, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Lunada ~ Literary Lounge Spoken Word ~ Música ~ Open Mic Friday, November 3, 2017 | 7:30 pm Featured artists TONY ROBLES, FLAVIA ELISA, and 10 spots on the Open Mic: Sign-up at 7pm. November's Lunada follows Dia de los Muertos with two San Francisco favorites. TONY ROBLES, on his "Fingerprints over Frisco" book tour, features poems of "Friscosity," defining the ability to love SF even when it doesn't love you back. FLAVIA ELISA features spoken word that pounds from…

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December 2017

Galería de la Raza: LUNADA Literary Lounge – 2017 Season Closer

December 3, 2017 @ 7:30 pm - 11:59 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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LUNADA Literary Lounge - 2017 Season Closer Spoken Word ~ Música ~ Open Mic Sunday, December 3, 2017 | 7:30 pm The Lunada 2017 Fall Season Closer celebrates a fantastic year of spoken word, poetry, prose, music, and our second year awarded Best Literary Night in the Bay by the SF Guardian, with two featured artists and an Open Mic. OPEN MIC: Sign-up at the entrance at 7pm, 10 spots on the list, 5 min. ea. inviting poets, storytellers, emcees,…

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Galería de la Raza: Studio 24 Presents: Alyssa Aviles

December 9, 2017 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Studio 24 Presents: Alyssa Aviles of Suavecita Press. Our new featured artist will be holding a screen printing workshop as part of Paseo Artistico. A free neighborhood celebration that brings the community together through music, entertainment and art activities at venues along the calle 24 corridor. Please join us for the opening of Alyssa's Studio 24 debut! There will also be poetry readings by amazing poets in our Main Gallery from 3-5PM. We hope to see you there!

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Galería de la Raza: Holiday Mercado

December 17, 2017 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Its that time of the year! Sunday Dec. 17th from 12PM-4PM The Holiday Mercado is back! Showcasing all your favorite Bay Area artists. Come by to shop for amazingly unique gifts for your friends and family! Be prepared to shop 'til you drop!

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January 2018

Galería de la Raza: Artist Housing Workshop

January 20, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Come learn about how to take advantage of the free affordable housing coaching and financial services now available to San Francisco artists. An Arts Commission grant has made one-on-one counseling services available to SF artists to guide you through the affordable housing application process, as well as provide a number of other important financial services such as free financial counseling and free tax preparation. Hosted by Galería da la Raza. Housing services provided by the Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA).…

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February 2018

Galería de la Raza: Opening Reception: #UndocuJoy Unfathomable Strength

February 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Please join us for the opening reception of our first exhibition of the year, #UndocuJoy Unfathomable Strength. Saturday, February 10th @ 7PM __ #UndocuJoy is a celebratory exhibition honoring the day-to-day spirit, passion, intelligence and resilience embodied by undocumented communities. With this group exhibition, we challenge the Media’s collective archetype of undocumented people, which often conjures images of fear, despair and villains. During these trying times when the national immigration policy is at a peak, #UndocuJoy is a showcase of…

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March 2018

Galería de la Raza: Chicana/Latina Foundation Scholarship Workshop

March 10, 2018 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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The Chicana Latina Foundation and Galería de la Raza have partnered together to provide a workshop on applying to the Chicana Latina Foundation Scholarship. This workshop is intended to support all self identified Chicana and Latina women interested in applying to the Chicana Latina Foundation Scholarship before the deadline of March 31, 2018. During this workshop, you will be guided on the application process for the 2018 CLF Scholarship and you will have the opportunity to connect with other Chicanx…

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April 2018

Galería de la Raza: Performance by SLV + Live Screen Printing

April 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Please join us for a performance by SLV promoting their new album "Piece of Mind" + Live Screen Printing. Chicana chanteuse, Sandra Lilia Velasquez (SLV), sings soulful protest songs in English and Spanish that blend pop, electronic world beat, and sultry downtempo grooves. Her journey in music began as the founder and lead vocalist of the Latin band Pistolera, which toured internationally at festivals such as The Montreal Jazz Festival (Canada) Central Park Summerstage (USA), Sfinks (Belgium), and Ollin Kan…

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Galería de la Raza: ‘Almost Butterflies’ Reading

April 28, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Join us for a night of bringing characters to life! April 28th at 6PM. Sarah C. Jiménez’s young adult novel, Almost Butterflies, follows the lives of three teenage cousins on the precipice of adulthood when they unexpectedly find themselves pregnant. Stigmatized by their family and community, each opt for a different option—abortion, adoption, and motherhood—all while learning the most invaluable lesson of all: the importance of love and family. Join us for an intimate glimpse of this works-in-progress as three…

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Galería de la Raza: LUNADA Literary Lounge

April 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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LUNADA Literary Lounge Spoken Word * Música * Open Mic Sunday, April 29, 2018 | 7:30 pm Lunada celebrates National Poetry Month with featured artists Susana Praver-Pérez founder of La Tertulia Boricua, emerging Iranian-American writer and literary editor Dena Rod, and Chicana poet, educator, and scholar Naomi Helena Quiñonez reading from her new book The Exiled Room. OPEN MIC: Sign-up at 7pm, 8 spots on the list, 5 min. ea. Poets, storytellers, emcees, musicians, laureates, veteranos, and first-timers invited to…

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May 2018

Galería de la Raza: Studio 24 presents: ‘The Color of Strength’ by Vida Vazquez

May 27, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Studio 24 presents “The Color of Strength” by our new featured artist, Vida Vazquez. An exploration of femininity, nature, and cultural identity through color and playful use of shapes, Vida’s paintings and jewelry aim to empower and celebrate the viewer’s natural beauty. . @vidavazquezstudio Please join us for our opening event on Sunday, May 27, 2018 from 11 am- 2 pm See you there!

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Galería de la Raza: LUNADA Literary Lounge

May 29, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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LUNADA Literary Lounge Spoken Word * Música * Open Mic Tuesday, May 29, 2018 | 7:30 pm Featuring Roberto Lovato, Fernando Martí, and Jacqueline Scott Ramos. Open Mic sign-up at 7pm. De bajo la luna llena, hecha de leche y maiz, de las flores de primavera... At the height of Spring, Lunada hosts three fiery writer activists engaged in social change: Border-smashing writer and journalist Roberto Lovato; Poet, scholar, and Mission native Jacqueline Scott Ramos; and Fernando Martí poet, storywriter…

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June 2018

Galería de la Raza: Lunada Literary Lounge

June 27, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Lunada Literary Lounge Spoken Word * Música * Open Mic Wednesday, June 27, 2018 | 7:30 pm The Lunada Spring Season Closer will feature YOU, the blood, breath and light of our pueblo, OPEN MIC rolling throughout the night. Sign-up at 7pm, 5 min. ea. Poets, storytellers, emcees, musicians, laureates, veteranos, and first-timers invited to share their voices under our bilingual lunar spotlight. Join us as we also celebrate and bid farewell to our host & curator Sandra Garcia Rivera.…

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July 2018

Galería de la Raza: DIY Paint a Tote Bag Workshop

July 27, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Studio 24 at Galería de la Raza is excited to host a workshop led by featured artist Vida Vazquez! Come paint a tote bag with us on July 27th from 6-9pm. Bring a friend or two! Sliding scale $5-$10, no one turned away for lack of funds. All materials included. RSVP to attend!

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August 2018

Galería de la Raza: Comida es Medicina (Opening Reception)

August 11, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Galería de la Raza is honored to present, Comida es Medicina exhibit. Comida es Medicina considers the topic of food justice from Latinx, Chicanx, Central American, indigenous, and immigrant perspectives. This group exhibition contests white supremacy by uplifting the knowledge, traditions, and practices of immigrant and indigenous members of our communities in relation to food, ancestral knowledge, and respect for Mother Earth. The exhibition consists of a wide variety of artistic forms, including paintings, screenprints, videos, zines, sculptures, installation, and…

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Galería de la Raza: Cumbiatón SF

August 25, 2018 @ 9:00 pm - 11:59 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Galería de la Raza is proud to partner with Cumbiatón to present Cumbiatón San Francisco! About Cumbiatón LA - Cumbiatón is a community based event that pays homage to the Afro-Latinx cultura, community, and musica. This event has rooted itself in the beautiful barrio of Boyle Heights, CA. Cumbiatón’s vision is to center womxn and queer people of color both on the dancefloor and in the Dj booth. About Galeria de la Raza - For over four decades, Galería has…

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September 2018

Galería de la Raza: Grantseeker Info Session @ Galería de la Raza

September 13, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Join this info session for helpful background and tips for San Francisco-based artists and organizations interested in San Francisco Arts Commission grants. Come learn about eligibility, the grant categories, and how to apply. Hear from former grantees about their projects and how to be successful with your application. All prospective applicants are highly encouraged to attend an information session. View the list of other upcoming workshops and info sessions on the San Francisco Arts Commission calendar. — 如需協助 311 Para…

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Galería de la Raza: Lxs Cuir in the Kitchen

September 29, 2018 @ 3:00 pm - 5:30 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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On Saturday, September 29th Pao Lebrón brings us the second programming of #ComidaEsMedicina, Lxs Cuir in the Kitchen! Get to know Pao Lebrón and the details for the workshop below! P.s. Pao is also an exhibiting artist along with their group, Cuir Kitchen Brigade for #ComidaEsMedicina! . Sliding Scale: $5-20, please contact studio24.galeria@gmail.com to RSVP with a header "Lxs Cuir in the Kitchen RSVP." Participants are strongly encouraged to bring their own sterilized jars. Instructions on sterilizing jars is below.…

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October 2018

Galería de la Raza: Comida es Medicina: Youth Encuentro

October 13, 2018 @ 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Come join us for an interactive afternoon centering food justice knowledge shares! The Comida Es Medicina Youth Encuentro will feature The Experimental Quesadilla Lab, Food What?!, and Growing Justice (part of Community Agroecology Network). They will provide an opportunity to youth and families to meet and interact with food justice advocates, as well as some hands on activities. Learn with us on Saturday, October 13th from 1-6pm! Learn more about each of the organizations below: The Experimental Quesadilla Lab (EQL)…

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Galería de la Raza: Curanderismo y Abuelita Knowledge

October 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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On Saturday, October 20th join us for a day of abuelita medicine as part of the programming of #ComidaEsMedicina. "Curanderismo and Abuelita Knowledge" will share medicina wellness with herbs and energia, passed down from generation to generation, and is accessible to nuestra gente. We will be having two pláticas, Herbal Remedios For Health And Wellbeing led by Napaquetzalli Martinez and Panza and Nervios led by Sonia Suarez and Angela Aguilar. Read about the workshops below: Health And Wellbeing explores herbal…

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May 2019

Galería de la Raza: Casa Adelante: 1990 Folsom Groundbreaking Ceremony

May 10, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Join the local community for the groundbreaking of Casa Adelante - 1990 Folsom, a nine-story building located at 1990 Folsom Street that will provide 143 permanently affordable apartments for low-income households, plus arts, nonprofit, and early care and education and space. The Mission Economic Development Agency (MEDA) and Tenderloin Neighborhood Development Corporation (TNDC) are partners in this development. We are thankful to MEDA and TNDC for undertaking this project and for sustaining our communities' legacies. To root and build the…

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July 2019

Galería de la Raza: Open House!

July 14, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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We are incredibly excited to open the doors to our interim home at 1470 Valencia St. We’ve been hard at work transforming the space that will house us until our long term home is built. Join us for an afternoon of celebration! Stay tuned for details.

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November 2019

Galería de la Raza: Voices from the Ancestors: Book Presentation and Discussion

November 23, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Join us for an afternoon with Lara Medina Ph.D., co-editor of "Voices from the Ancestors: Xicanx and Latinx Spiritual Expressions and Healing Practices", as she discusses her recently published book with local Bay Area contributors. Come learn about the many forms these contributors reclaim and reconstruct spirituality in the U.S. GUEST SPEAKERS: Lara Medina Ph.D. Naomi Quiñonez Ph.D. Sara H. Salazar Ph.D. Patricia M. Rodriguez Patricia Juarez Chicueyi-Coatl Sandra M. Pacheco, Ph.D. Atava Garcia Swiecicki Free Admission! Saturday, November 23,…

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Galería de la Raza: Holiday Mercado 2019

November 30, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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It's the most wonderful time of the year: Galería de la Raza's Holiday Mercado is back! As always, we are featuring local artists and entrepreneurs, this year hosted over the course of three consecutive Saturdays. This means more opportunities for you to do your holiday shopping while supporting artists and entrepreneurs from the Bay Area. Featuring: Bianca Rivera Breena Nuñez Dignidad Rebelde Illustrated Truths Jessica Sabogal La Botanica Azul Lawrence Lindell Malaya Tuyay/For Ina Jewelry Paola de la Calle Samantha…

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December 2019

Galería de la Raza: Holiday Mercado 2019

December 7, 2019 @ 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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One event on December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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It's the most wonderful time of the year: Galería de la Raza's Holiday Mercado is back! As always, we are featuring local artists and entrepreneurs, this year hosted over the course of three consecutive Saturdays. This means more opportunities for you to do your holiday shopping while supporting artists and entrepreneurs from the Bay Area. Featuring: Bianca Rivera Breena Nuñez Dignidad Rebelde Illustrated Truths Jessica Sabogal La Botanica Azul Lawrence Lindell Malaya Tuyay/For Ina Jewelry Paola de la Calle Samantha…

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Galería de la Raza: Holiday Mercado 2019

December 14, 2019 @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
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One event on December 7, 2019 at 4:00 pm

One event on December 14, 2019 at 4:00 pm

Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Free

It's the most wonderful time of the year: Galería de la Raza's Holiday Mercado is back! As always, we are featuring local artists and entrepreneurs, this year hosted over the course of three consecutive Saturdays. This means more opportunities for you to do your holiday shopping while supporting artists and entrepreneurs from the Bay Area. Featuring: Bianca Rivera Breena Nuñez Dignidad Rebelde Illustrated Truths Jessica Sabogal La Botanica Azul Lawrence Lindell Malaya Tuyay/For Ina Jewelry Paola de la Calle Samantha…

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February 2020

Galería de la Raza: In the Name Of (opening reception)

February 14 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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Join us for the official opening reception of In The Name Of...? showcasing new work by local SF visual artist and organizer Gabriela Alemán known by her online moniker as Smug Morenita. Gabriela Alemán is an illustrator, visual artist, writer and organizer born and raised in San Francisco’s Mission District. Resonating with the aesthetic of comics and pop art, her work consists of boldly colored graphics that highlight Latinx subjects and cultural iconography not found in most mainstream or Latinx…

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April 2020

Galería de la Raza: Lunada: New Moon Virtual Literary Lounge

April 22 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
Galería de la Raza, 2857 24th St
San Francisco, CA 94110 United States
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MAJOR LUNADA ANNOUNCEMENT: For two decades, Lunadas have fortified Bay Area communities on the full moon. On this month’s full moon when the moon is the closest to earth, also known as the pink moon, we want to announce the return of Lunada Literary Lounge! Recognizing the need to pull together, Galería de la Raza joins forces with Borderlands Theater and Lunada founder Marc David Pinate, in a historic collaboration to present an evening of truth-telling and testimonials on the…

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