Past Events

Mujeres de Maiz: 20 Years of Artivism and Herstory en L.A.

Start date: March 4, 2017

End date: May 29, 2017

EDUCATE + EMPOWER + TRANSFORM = HOLISTIC ARTIVISM. ONE OF, IF NOT THE LONGEST RUNNING XINGONA GATHERING TO HONOR INTERNATIONAL WOMXN’S DAY IN L.A.! Mujeres de Maiz 20th Anniversary Live Art Show Festival featuring Music, Performances, Exhibition & a Mujer Marketplace An Annual Intercultural, Interdisciplinary Intergenerational Arts Happening with performance ofrendas (offerings) of music, spoken […]

Dignidad Rebelde Exhibit at MSU Chicanx/Latinx Studies

Start date: March 22, 2017

End date: April 28, 2017

Dignidad Rebelde: Art in Action

Date: April 18, 2017

Time: 4:40 PM

Location: 120 Physcial Sciences Bldg, Cornell University

Ni Solo Mujeres: Intersecting Chicana Identities

Start date: March 7, 2017

End date: April 6, 2017

Location: Southwestern College Art Gallery Chula Vista, California 91910

Ni Solo Mujeres: Intersecting Chicana Identities March 07 2017 – April 06 2017 Featuring: Alessandra Moctezuma Angélica Becerra Berenice Badillo Carolyn Castaño Crystal Galindo Melanie Cervantes Patricia Aguayo PANCA Rotmi Enciso Shizu Saldamando Yolanda Lopez Artwork by ten prominent Chicana artists and one Mexican photographer will be on exhibit as part of Ni Solo Mujeres: […]

Ethnic Studies Conference: Social Change in the Central Valley

Date: March 31, 2017

Time: 1:00 PM- 6:30Pm

Location: Cal State Stanislaus

Visualizing Revolution: Creating Visual Culture in a Time of Destruction

Date: March 28, 2017

Time: 7:00-9:00 pm

Location: Solespace, 1714 Telegraph Ave, Oakland, California 94612

Join Center for Political Education for Visualizing Revolution: Creating Visual Culture in a Time of Destruction featuring Melanie Cervantes of Dignidad Rebelde. From Mexican worker organizing in the 1930s to Third World revolutions or the present-day struggle to overthrow fascism in the US, strong art and inspiring images have been indispensable weapons for liberation movements. […]

Anokiiwigamig Indigenous Arts Iniative: Melanie Cervantes

Date: March 21, 2017

Location: RCAH Art Studio

CONTACT PROF. ESTRELLA TORREZ (TORREZJS@MSU.EDU) for INFORMATION – LIMITED SPACE IN WORKSHOP EVENTS ARE FREE OPEN TO THE MSU COMMUNITY AND THE PUBLIC

Radical Poster Making for Collective Liberation Workshop

Date: March 8, 2017

Time: 4:00PM- 7PM

Location: Center For Latino Policy Research, 2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, California 94720

Dignidad Rebelde, a Bay Area graphic arts collaboration with Jesus Barraza and Melanie Cervantes, will frame this three hour workshop by providing participants a brief history of the role of political graphics in global liberation struggles as well as sharing examples of Dignidad Rebelde’s work. This history will be illustrated with a slideshow presentation. Following […]

MISCELLANEA

Start date: January 21, 2017

End date: February 18, 2017

Time: 7 -9 pm

Location: Cold Blooded Creative

“Cold Blooded Creative and Coronado PrintStudio have individually been working to help strengthen the presence of historically underrepresented artistic communities. This winter, we will collaboratively present MISCELLANEA, an exhibition of prints created by contemporary artists of color working across the U.S. Our intention with this exhibit is to create a safe space for diverse groups […]

Gathering: Native American Artists & Arts

Start date: December 1, 2016

End date: December 31, 2016

Monica Alexander Stephanie Angelo Geraldine Barney Rhonda Besaw Gail Bos Robin Chandler Red Eagle Percy Fortini-Wright Guadulesa Paul Harrington Maddu Huacuja Shea Justice Liz LaManche James Montford Robert Peters Larry Pierce Melanie Sinche Rowena Thompson Dignidad Rebelde Studios: Melanie Cervantes & Jesus Barraza November 14 through December 31, 2016 Artist’s Reception: Thursday, December 1, 2016 […]