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August 2018

August 28 - December 9
Fowler Museum, UCLA, 308 Charles E. Young Dr. N.
Los Angeles, CA 90024 United States

South of No North: Gato Negro Ediciones

Building on the legacy of radical independent publishing in Mexico, Gato Negro Ediciones, led by activist designer León Muñoz Santini, creates and produces uniquely identifiable books across genres including art, photography, poetry, political discourse, and new editions of classic texts of resistance. Working from the center of the vibrant art and design scene in Mexico City, Gato Negro will present a dynamic installation of Risograph prints based on their books, including new work, making this their first museum exhibition in…

August 28 - December 30
Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave.
Riverside, CA 92501 United States

Jaime Guerrero – Contemporary Relics: A Tribute to the Makers

Contemporary Relics: A Tribute to the Makers by glass sculptor Jaime Guerrero gives us a glimpse into early Mesoamerican life and art. This exhibition demonstrates Guerrero’s skills and ability to shape molten glass in the likeness of stone as it was used by craftsmen from the Olmec, Nayarit, Chupícuaro, and Tlatilco cultures. Tuesdays – Saturdays 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Sundays 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. Adults $5, Students & Seniors $3, Members, Military and children under 12 Free

August 28, 2018 - April 20, 2019
Grammy Museum, 800 West Olympic Boulevard, Suite A 245
Los Angeles, CA 90015 United States

Cheech & Chong: Still Rollin

The exhibit explores what made the world fall in love with East LA native Richard “Cheech” Marin and Canadian Tommy Chong while chronicling the development and success of their first feature-length film, Up in Smoke. Items on display will include the original marked-up script from Up in Smoke, the master tape for the soundtrack album, and comedy sketches.   Mondays – Fridays 10:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Saturdays & Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. Adults – $12.95, College Students…

August 28 - December 30
Riverside Art Museum, 3425 Mission Inn Ave.
Riverside , CA 92501 United States

Uncovering Ancient Mexico: The Mystery of Tlatilco

Many treasures reside deep in the storage facilities of the Riverside Metropolitan Museum (RMM). One of these treasures is a collection of ceramic figurines and other artifacts from an ancient civilization just outside of what is now Mexico City. These artifacts come from Tlatilco (Tla-teel-ko), one of the earliest complex societies of Central Mexico that flourished about 3,000 years ago. These treasures will be featured in a collaborative exhibition of the RMM’s artifacts hosted at the Riverside Art Museum (RAM)…

August 28 - December 30
Vincent Price Art Museum, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754 United States
Free

Form and Function in the Ancient Americas

Works on view from our permanent collection hail from around the world, and include Pre-Columbian ceramics and textiles from Mexico, Central America and Peru, Modern Mexican masters, and Contemporary Art.   Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m., Thursdays 12:00 noon – 7:00 p.m. Ongoing Exhibition

August 28, 2018 - February 10, 2019
Autry Museum of the American West, 4700 Western Heritage Way
Los Angeles, CA 90027 United States

La Raza

Published in Los Angeles from 1967-1977, the influential bilingual newspaper La Raza provided a voice to the Chicano Rights Movement. La Raza engaged photographers not only as journalists but also as artists and activists to capture the definitive moments, key players, and signs and symbols of Chicano activism.   Tuesdays – Fridays 10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m., Saturdays – Sundays 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Adults – $14, Students (with current ID) and Seniors – $10, Children (3–12) – $6…

September 2018

September 4 - December 8
Vincent Price Art Museum, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754 United States
Free

Mariana Yampolsky: Photographs from the Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Mexican photographer Mariana Yampolsky (1925–2002) captured the beauty and desolation of Mexico and its history. American born, she moved to Mexico at the age of 19 and built an artistic practice honoring the cultural, natural, and architectural elements that fed her spiritually and inspired her to become a Mexican citizen. Combining a straightforward photo-documentary style with a poetic approach, Yampolsky has described her gaze as matching her imagery—precise and delicate, never overtly strident and always respectful. Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and…

September 15 - December 30
Museum of Latin American Art, 628 Alamitos Ave
Long Beach, CA 90802 United States

Portfolio Series: Cecilia Paredes

Portfolio Series, launched in 2017, will display a rotating series of guest masterworks by modern and contemporary Latin American and Latino artists. Select work is presented in The Contemplation Deck, a rotating gallery space that inspires critical thinking and reflection. Wednesdays, Fridays, Saturdays, and Sundays 11:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Thursdays 11:00 a.m. – 9:00 p.m. Adults – $10, Seniors & Students – $7, MOLAA members – Free Admission Free every Sunday sponsored by Target

September 15, 2018 - January 19, 2019
Vincent Price Art Museum, 1301 Avenida Cesar Chavez
Monterey Park, CA 91754 United States
Free

Guadalupe Rosales: This Is Los Angeles, A Collective Memory

In her first solo museum exhibition, artist Guadalupe Rosales explores the radical potential of the archive in a new immersive installation that investigates collective histories within Latinx youth culture in Los Angeles. The exhibit activates memory, and reflects on everyday experiences in communities of color in the 1990s, from private spaces such as the teenage bedroom to cruising, parties and other forms of socializing.   Tuesdays, Wednesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays 12:00 noon – 4:00 p.m. Thursdays 12:00 noon – 7:00…

October 2018

October 4 - December 31
Self Help Graphics & Art, 1300 East 1st Street
Los Angeles, CA 90033 United States
Free

45th Annual Día de los Muertos Art Exhibition

Self Help Graphics & Art presents their 45th annual Día de los Muertos exhibition featuring artwork by more than 20 artists across the nation. 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.

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