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Exclusive First Reading of “Ask a Mexican”

  MACLA Presents an Exclusive First Reading of “Ask A Mexican,” Friday, September 22, 2017  7pm Reception (Doors Open) 7:30pm Opening Remarks by Anthony J Garcia with Gustavo Arellano and Staged Reading Experience an exclusive first reading of a new play in development by playwright Anthony J. Garcia in collaboration with Ask a Mexican award-winning author Gustavo Arellano on Fri, Sep […]
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Shelter/Refugio

Shelter/Refugio Exhibition Jun 2 – Aug 13, 2017 The history of the United States has been one of migration, of refuge and shelter. To commemorate this, in 1885, famed author Emma Lazarus dedicated her poem “The New Colossus” to the Statue of Liberty raised on Ellis Island that same year: a towering emblem of freedom […]
19th Latino Art Now Auction and Exhibition

19th Latino Art Now Auction and Exhibition

19th Latino Art Now! Art Auction & Exhibition Exhibition: Wednesday, April 5 – Saturday, May 13, 2017 Auction: Saturday, May 13, 2017 Doors open, 6pm Live Auction, 7pm This popular, annual event culminates in a high energy evening with food, drinks, entertainment and friendly bidding. Here you will find art by Bay Area favorites as […]
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Pattern Recognition

Pattern Recognition Exhibition Sep 2 — Nov 13, 2016 Aaron De La Cruz, Adrian Esparza and Linda Vallejo construct, unravel, and mark to re-encounter the familiar. Read more about… Linda Vallejo Artist Statement on “The Brown Dot Project” ARTIDATA: “The Brown Dot Project” as a Translative Process by Peter Frank
DJ Latinidad’s Latino Dance Party

DJ Latinidad’s Latino Dance Party

MACLA Presents DJ Latinidad's Latino Dance Party, Friday-Sunday, February 17-19, 2017 Tickets: DJLatinidadatMACLA.eventbrite.com   From the dance party music of the Boogie Down Bronx to the Latin Alternative sounds of Nortec Collective, Mark Valdez’ DJ Latinidad’s Latino Dance Party is an immersive theater experience of dance, drama and comedy woven together by the music of legendary […]
Sandra Antongiorgi in Concert

Sandra Antongiorgi in Concert

MACLA Presents Sandra Antongiorgi Friday-Saturday, November 11-12, 2016, 8pm Sunday, November 13, 2016, 1pm Tickets at SandraAtMACLA.eventbrite.com With Opening Performance by María José Montijo   MACLA/Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana presents Chicago-based Latin Neo-Soul singer Sandra Antongiorgi in her Bay Area debut with three live concerts as part of a week-long residency supported by the National Performance Network (NPN). […]
We Gon’ Be Alright: Jeff Chang

We Gon’ Be Alright: Jeff Chang

A Conversation on Resegregation + the Movement for Racial Justice Now with Jeff Chang Thursday, October 27, 2016 at 6pm Tickets at JeffChangAtMACLA.eventbrite.com Moderated by Queena Kim (KQED) with guest panelists Teresa Alvarado (SPUR), Jose Antonio Vargas (Define American), Linda Vallejo (Visual Artist, The Brown Dot Project), and Jeff Chang.   At the end of the Obama era, the myth of post-racialism has all […]

C2SV at MACLA, Thu-Sat, Oct 6-8, 2016

On Thu, Oct 6, 2016, at 10am, in conjunction with C2SV: Creative Convergence Silicon Valley, MACLA hosts a FREE Cultural District Forum in the Castellano Playhouse moderated by Jessica Cusick (Cusick Consulting), with guest speakers Teo Castellanos (actor/writer/director), Moy Eng (Community Arts Stabilization Fund), Dr. Ayodele Nzinga (Oakland’s Black Arts Cultural District), and Steven Oliver (philanthropist/civic leader). On Thu, Oct 6, 2016 at 5:30pm, MACLA opens its doors as part […]
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6th Chicana/o Biennial

November 20, 2016 (San José, CA)—MACLA/ Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana presents its much-anticipated 6th Chicana/o Biennial, opening December 2, 2016 and will run through March 12, 2017.   MACLA/ Movimiento de Arte y Cultura Latino Americana is pleased to present its much-anticipated 6th Chicana/o Biennial, MACLA’s most visible and popular juried exhibition […]
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Candy & Chrome Car Show March 5, 2016

MACLA’s Candy & Chrome Car Show, curated by Marcos Gaitán of Hightone Car Club in conjuction with MACLA. Held outside MACLA at Parque de los Pobladores. Saturday, March 5, 2016, 12 – 4 pm. Free and open to the public. A family friendly car show highlighting San Jose’s local lowrider culture as well as Bay […]
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