Mas Show Session August 8

Gustavo Mora Printmaker

July 31 through August 30 / 10am - 5pm / Galeria Zapatista 4th Floor

Opening Reception: Thursday, July 31 7:00-9:00pm


Bio:
Gustavo Mora was born in Mexico and studied Studio Arts at the Institute of Visual Arts in Puebla Mexico where he was influenced by Expressionism, Mexican Graphic Arts, as well as, literary and cinematic works. Mora’s work is based on his drawing practice and is applied to different techniques in intaglio, relief printmaking and lithography. He has participated in exhibits and art events in Mexico, Argentina, Cuba, Costa Rica, France, Romania, Greece, the United States and Japan. Mora has been member of the California Society of Printmakers since 2008 and is currently teaching relief printmaking at Mission Grafica.

images information: Title: Lumbre (fire) Medium: woodcut Size: 21" 3/4 x 29" 1/8 Year: 2011.


tertulias literaries

Tertulias Literaries / Book Club In Spanish

Miercoles, Agosto 6 / 7:00pm – 9:00 pm
MCCLA, La Salita, 2do piso / Gratis - Free


Con la Biblioteca Pública de San Francisco, MCCLA presenta un club literario para adultos en la comunidad de la Misión para leer y discutir libros en español. El Club tuvo mucho éxito desde su comienzo el 23 de abril del 2012 con más de 15 integrantes cada mes. Para más información, por favor llamen a Ricardo Antoni, Bibliotecario de Adultos de la Biblioteca de la Misión al (415) 355-5738.

  • Calendario completo del año 2014 (pronto los libros que se leerán):

  • Febrero 24: Cuando Fui Mortal | de Javier Marias

  • Marzo 17: Son de Almendra | de Mayra Montero

  • Abril 21: El Libro Secreto de Frida Kahlo | de F.G. Hagenbeck

  • Mayo 16: Diez Mujeres de Marcela Serrano

  • Junio 16: La Invención del amor de Jose Obejero

  • Julio 21: Nuestra Señora de la Noche de Mayra Santos-Febres

    • Agosto 6: Estrella Distante | de Roberto Bolaño

  • Septiembre 3: Delirio | de Laura Restrepo

  • Octubre 1: El Tango | de la Guardia Vieja de Arturo Perez-Reverte

  • Noviembre 5:

  • Diciembre 3:


  • FELICITACIONES! CELEBRANDO 2 AÑOS DE TERTULIAS LITERARIAS, EL 21 DE ABRIL! Si desea ser parte de Tertulias, por favor de comunicarse con Ricardo Antoni, Bibliotecario de Adultos de la Biblioteca de la Misión al (415) 355-5738.

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Mas Show Session August 8

Multicultural Arts Summer Youth Program
MAS Student Showcase - 2nd Session

Friday, August 8 / 5:30 - 6:30pm / $8 / Theatre

Join us for a spectacular student showcase and witness the courage, talent and hard work of the 1st session MAS summer youth program. Come and celebrate with your children their artistic skills and creative pursuits.


Your ticket(s) will be on "Will Call" at the Box Office (at least 1hr before the event).

Paypal price includes $1 service fee. If you have any questions please contact our Box Office: (415) 643-2785

East Side Story

EAST SIDE STORY AND CHICANO SOUL:
Lowrider photo exhibit and more

August 9, 2014- September 12, 2014

Opening reception: August 9, 2014 6pm-9:30pm/ $5 / Galleries

Film screening: Aug. 9, 2014: “Why I Ride” written by Vero Majano & Debra Koffler 7PM


In conjunction with the Lowriding season MCCLA is thrilled to present featured artists: Yolanda Lopez, Art Meza, Adolfo Arias, and Fern Balladares whose art work represent lowrider culture past and present. Join us at the opening reception to meet the artists, hear excerpts of Meza’s Lowriting book, view screening of “Why I Ride” a documentary on 80’s lowrider car scene in San Francisco, walk along the display of lowrider cars parked in front of the center, and listen to oldies by DJ Soulera. Be a part of reclaiming public space. Don’t miss out.


Mas Show Session August 8

MISKITU IN EXILE:

A Fundraiser for Miskitu Nation and book signing by novelist and author Rev. Josephinie Robertson.

Friday, August 15 / 6:00pm / $5 / Theater

Be part of the Central American indigenous social movement and learn about Miskitu Nation and its people in this fundraising event supporting the efforts of Rev. Josephinie Robertson in raising awareness about the plight of the Miskitu people, and their call for immediate action to stop illegal development in their hereditary territory. Her book, The Miskitu Motherland, will be available for purchase as well as a book presentation, question and answer, and book signing by the author. Be part of this empowering movement!.

Una Recaudación de fondos para la nación de Miskitu. Compra el libro The Miskitu Motherland y llévatelo firmado por la autora y novelista Rev. Josephinie Robertson.

Se parte del movimiento social de indígenas de Centro América y aprende acerca de la gente de Miskitu y su urgente pedido de ayuda internacional para evitar más construcciones ilegales en su tierra. Este evento va en pro a una recaudación de fondos para apoyar a la Rev. Josephinie Robertson en sus esfuerzos por sensibilizar el mundo sobre la difícil situación de su gente en Miskitu. Su libro, The Miskitu Motherland, estará en venta y podrás llevártelo firmado por la autora! El evento tendrá una presentación del libro, sección de preguntas y respuestas y autógrafos. Se parte de este poderoso movimiento!

Your ticket(s) will be on "Will Call" at the Box Office (at least 1hr before the event).

Paypal price includes $1 service fee. If you have any questions please contact our Box Office: (415) 643-2785

youth latin ensemble

MCCLA Latin Youth Ensemble
with Suzanne Cortez

Ongoing Class / Mondays 4:30-5:30 pm
Theatre / 10-18 yrs / $8


Students will learn to sing and play Caribbean and Latin America mßusic. Instrumentation will consist of Congas, Timbales, Bongos, Maracas, Clave, Guiro, basic piano, basic guitar, Bass guitar and Singing instruction. (No experience required). Note: For students playing woodwinds, Brass, or String instruments, basic knowledge of instruments are required. Come and join this ongoing ensemble and learn how to play the music of Latin America. Students of this ensemble will be required to perform at Local Community and Bay Area Events. Bring your voice & instrument! Instruments not provided.

Click here for teacher information


Your ticket(s) will be on "Will Call" at the Box Office (at least 1hr before the event).

Paypal price includes $1 service fee. If you have any questions please contact our Box Office: (415) 643-2785 t

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