Past Events

Feminism is Politics

Start date: September 28, 2016

End date: November 23, 2016

photo: Regina José Galindo, ¿Quién puede borrar las huellas?  / Who Can Erase the Traces?, 2003, Guatemala City. Photo by José Osorio. Feminism Is Politics! is an inquiry into what is conceptualized byfeministsand queer/lesbians in the 21st century as NewFeminism. The exhibition features video, performance works and art activism that address thefeminist position in action and […]

Iconic: Black Panther Oakland

Start date: October 5, 2016

End date: November 16, 2016

Fifty years of an iconic legacy in American history will be celebrated in the group art exhibit ICONIC Black Panther. The exhibit opens October 7, 2016 at the American Steel Studios in Oakland, California and closes November 6, 2016. The Black Panther Party was a catalyst for a nationwide ground swell in the 1960s in […]

Women’s Rights Are Human Rights

Start date: September 26, 2016

End date: October 29, 2016

Curator’s statement “Women’s Rights Are Human Rights: International Posters advocating an end to gender-based inequity, violence and discrimination.” Organized and curated by Elizabeth Resnick “Women’s Rights Are Human Rights” is a very fitting title for an exhibition of Women’s rights and advocacy posters, as it is a term used in the women’s rights movement and […]

Take This Hammer

Start date: March 11, 2016

End date: August 14, 2016

Who is an activist? What role does art play in social change? Performance, visual art, and technology offer a new kind of toolkit for today’s activism, allowing for a broad range of participation in change-making. At the same time, social media offers an unprecedented platform for increased visibility and public dialog. Take This Hammer: Art […]

A Night with Melanie Cervantes

Date: April 11, 2016

Mark your calendars for Monday April 11 at 7PM, kickoff to ALAS week begins with our featured speaker Melanie Cervantes. Melanie is an artist and activist based in the Bay area of California. Melanie co-founded a graphic arts collaborative, Dignidad Rebelde, which produces screen prints, political posters, and multimedia projects that are grounded in Third […]

I will be giving a lecture for Women’s History month at Sonoma State University. The lecture is open to the public and free of cost. Location of the talk is Student Center Ballroom C. Venue: Sonoma State University Location: 1801 East Cotati Ave, Rohnert Park 94928

Burning Ice

Start date: February 1, 2016

End date: March 17, 2016

Art exhibition: Burning Ice February 1 – March 17, 2016 Reception: Wednesday, February 17, 5:30 – 7:30, with artists, an author and live music Museum Hours Monday – Thursday, 10am – 3pm Open Saturday March 5, 10am – 1pm, with drop-in workshop, Climate Action Art Cards Artist Presentation with Cheryl Derricotte, February 17, 4:30pm – […]

I will be doing an artist talk for on International Women’s Day month at De Anaza College. The talk is open to the public and free of cost. Location of the talk is Campus Center, Conference Room B. Venue: De Anza College Location: 21250 Stevens Creek Blvd, Cupertino 95014

Rituals and Remembrance

Start date: October 14, 2015

End date: January 3, 2016

Celebrating the theme of memorial across cultures, the  21st annual Días de los Muertos (Days of the Dead) exhibition, Rituals + Remembrance, explores how Latin American, Filipino, Hawaiian, Japanese, Chinese and other communities view death, memory, and healing. The exhibition includes new and existing work by artists Nancy Hom, Lilli Lanier, Yvonne Escalante, Charles Valeroso, […]

Armed by Design/El Diseno a las Armas

Start date: September 19, 2015

End date: November 29, 2015

Interference Archive presents Armed By Design/El Diseño a las Armas: Posters and Publications of Cuba’s Organization of Solidarity of the Peoples of Africa, Asia, and Latin America (OSPAAAL), a public exhibition and event series which features the graphic design production of the Organization in Solidarity with the Peoples of Africa, Asia, and Latin America. Based […]