Tag: Visual Arts

 

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

Code Mixing: From Concrete to Canvas

Exhibition Jun 1 – Aug 14, 2016 Guest curated by Alice Mizrachi, Code Mixing presents the work of latina street artists at the intersection of art, politics, and gender. Featuring work by Mitsy Ávila Águila, Nanibah Chacon, Lady Pink, Leslie “DIME” Lopez and Jessica Sabogal.  

18th Latino Art Now! (2016)

Exhibition April 1 – May 14, 2016 View the very best in contemporary Latino art from the Bay Area and beyond. Free and open to the public during gallery hours. Auction Saturday, May 14, 2016 Doors open at 6 pm Join us for an evening of hors d’oeuvres, food, drinks, entertainment and friendly bidding at […]

Cosmos Codex (2014)

May 2—August 2, 2014 California Premiere COSMOS CODEX was a commissioned, site-specific work by artist Vargas-Suarez UNIVERSAL. This is MACLA’s first art exhibition dedicated to the relationship between art, astronomy and space research, the artist’s first solo show in California and the first time he has publicly exhibited sculptural objects. Vargas-Suarez UNIVERSAL (VSU) is primarily […]

Maize y Mas: From Mother to Monster? (2014)

A contemporary art exhibition exploring the unique heritage of corn in the Americas Work by Yvonne Escalante, Yolanda Guerra, Fernando Mastrangelo, Viva Paredes, and Jorge Rojas November 1 2013—February 15, 2014 The artists in this exhibition present the unique heritage of maize and corn in the Americas and illustrate this crop’s journey from pre-Columbian times to […]

De Esperanza y De Locura/Of Hope and Madness (2013)

DE ESPERANZA Y DE LOCURA/OF HOPE AND MADNESS Work by Erika Harrsch, Miguel Luciano, Esperanza Mayobre, Favianna Rodriguez, and Judi Werthein August 28—October 26, 2013 This group exhibition presents the work of Latino artists who deal with migration and immigration issues understood as flights of both hope and insanity. It includes kites bearing the images […]

Pop to the Rescue (2013)

POP TO THE RESCUE Work by Mitsy Ávila Ovalles, Carolyn Castaño, Las Hermanas Iglesias, and Ana Serrano June 7–August 10, 2013 Pop to the Rescue summons Latina popular culture strategies and aesthetics to deal with chaotic environments. When in trouble, each of the artists employs popular culture in her own idiosyncratic manner to metaphorically level the […]

Latino Now! 15th Annual Art Exhibition and Auction (2013)

April 5—May 18, 2013 MACLA’s 15th Annual Latino Art Auction Exhibition presents the very best of contemporary Latino art from the Bay Area and beyond, including works by: Pilar Agüero Esparza, Jose Arenas, Tessie Barrera-Sharaga, Enrique Chagoya, Veronica Felix, Nereida García – Ferraz, Francisco “Pancho” Jiménez, Juan Luna-Avin, Gwen Mercado-Reyes, Bernardo Palau, Viva Paredes, Juan […]

Assembling The Pieces (2013)

ASSEMBLING THE PIECES: RECONSTRUCTING MEMORY & HYBRID IDENTITY Work by Tessie Barrera-Scharaga and Samuel Rodriguez January 16—March 16, 2013 This exhibition addresses themes of transformation, identity, memory, and the human experience. Tessie Barrera-Scharaga is a conceptual installation and assemblage artist who creates site-specific and time-based environments using a wide variety of media from found and […]

Power in Numbers (2012)

POWER IN NUMBERS Recent work by Julio Salgado, Betty A. Davis, Ana Teresa Fernandez & Julio Cesar Morales November 2, 2012–January 5, 2013 This exhibition explores immigration routes and political movements that are currently building a new America. The four artists featured in Power In Numbers explore new modes of political, social and cultural movements […]