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Baruch Porras-Hernandez

Artist Talk and some Stand-Up Storytelling with writer, performer, and stand-up comedian, Baruch Porras-Hernandez! Baruch (@baruchporrashernandez) discussed the creation of the We Can Be Heroes project, talked about his collaborators, and read some excerpts from the script, soon to be transformed into a graphic novel! Find out who his favorite Latino superheroes are and chat

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J.Duh

@j.duh took over our Instagram @macla_sanjose to share more about his work, live painting, and answered questions about his art and inspiration.   Visit @MaclaSanjose on Vimeo check out J.Duh’s talk. https://vimeo.com/418690509?utm_source=email&utm_medium=vimeo-cliptranscode-201504&utm_campaign=29220 Meet J.Duh Born and raised in San Jose, California, Jorge “J. Duh” Camacho was fascinated by art from an early age. Reared on

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Teddy Flores

We had the opportunity to have certified Zumba instructor, Teodoro “Teddy” Flores leading us in a Zoom-ba class! Teddy was born and raised in San Jose and is excited to connect with the community through dance. IG: teddyflo__o

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Maryela Perez – Meet the Curator

Have you ever wondered what goes into putting together an exhibition at MACLA? Check out Maryela’s talk to learn more about her career as a curator and DJ, the behind the scenes of MACLA’s gallery and how can you be part of our next exhibition. Follow her on Instagram @mere.e.fresh. https://vimeo.com/416476900 Meet Maryela Maryela Perez,

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Artist Talk May 1st with Mercedes Floresislas

Mercedes Floresislas

Playwright Mercedes Floresislas, who has been commissioned by MACLA, through the Gerbode Foundation, to write a new play, shared her writing process and told us about what she’s currently working on, Los Bastardos, an original trilingual play (English, Spanish, American Sign Language – ASL).  Watch again her inspiring talk in the discussion section of our

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Stories from la Sala Pilar Agüero-Esparza

Pilar Agüero-Esparza

Artist Pilar Agüero-Esparza (IG: pilar.aguero.esparza) took over our Instagram page and shared her creative space from home and showed us a few paintings she’s been working on and the inspiration behind her work. Did you miss her live talk? Catch the replay on our Vimeo profile MACLA San Jose. “The skin tone palette is something

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Chiquy Mejia

Please join MACLA for Salsa Solo Foot Work and Choreography, led by Chiquy Mejia! Practice, learn individual salsa steps, and make choreography to show off to your friends. Dancing reduces weight and stress, and improves heart health, coordination, and memory. Chiquy’s philosophy is Dance like no one is watching. Chiquy Mejia, originally born in Caracas

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Mónica María

Mónica María’s music reflects her Californian roots mixed with traditional, earthly and contemporary sounds of Latin America. A vocalist, multi instrumentalist and composer, her songs are innovative and expressive of a world where cultures coexist, where fear is transformed by compassion, where we learn to truly love ourselves, and where we view the world from

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Arleene Correa Valencia

We had the pleasure of having artist Arleene Correa Valencia (www.correavalencia.com) take over our IG Live and shared about her process and inspiration behind her work! Arleene was one of the artist for our last exhibition, Our Connection to the Land, Dec 6, 2019 – March 15, 2020.  If you’d like to see Arleene’s take over

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Paul S. Flores

Friends, join playwright, performer and poet Paul S. Flores for MACLA’s “Stories From La Sala,” Friday, April 3, for a live poetry reading and poetry workshop streamed from la sala, or from Paul’s living room. Flores will present work based on the theme “For My People,” aimed at inspiring and raising consciousness about all the

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