Our Youth Education program serves children of all ages. Teen Tech Center is a free, year-round arts education program serving youth ages 11-19. Family Art Day is a free arts participation program for families with young children.
Community Arts Program
Through public arts-based programs, classes and workshops, we bring together multicultural artists, audiences, and a wide spectrum of residents so they may interact and develop mutual understanding.
Adobe Foundation The Andy Warhol Foundation for the Visual Arts Applied Materials ArtPlace America The Castellano Family Foundation City of San José, Office of Cultural Affairs The David & Lucile Packard Foundation Devos Institute of Art Management The Ford Foundation The Institute of Museum and Library Services The James Irvine Foundation John S. and James L. Knight Foundation National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures National Endowment for the Arts National Performance Network The Rotary Club of San José Silicon Valley Community Foundation Southwest Airlines SV Creates The William and Flora Hewlett Foundation
MACLA is an inclusive contemporary arts space grounded in the Chicano/Latino experience that incubates new visual, literary and performance art in order to engage people in civic dialogue and community transformation.
MACLA’s gallery, Teen Tech Center, office, and Castellano Playhouse are accessible by wheelchair or walker. ADA-accessible seating is available for guests who require ADA accommodation and their companions. If you require accessible seating, please call us at 408-998-2783 or email email@example.com so we can ensure to accommodate you and your group.