Opening Celebration

Acción Latina: The ‘80s Matter in the Mission Opening

Related Exhibition Acción Latina: The ’80s Matter in the Mission

Thursday, Oct 6, 2022

5–9 p.m.

Koret Education Center, Floor 2

Admission to this event closes at 7:45 p.m.

Come celebrate the opening of Acción Latina: The ‘80s Matter in the Mission, an exhibition paying tribute to the organizers and artists who lived and worked in the Mission District in the 1980s.

Co-curated by Fatima Ramirez & Paul S. Flores

Featuring: Elizabeth Blancas, Josué Rojas, Joe Ramos, Tanya Orellana, Rafael Arana, Alexander Hernandez, and the Marigold Project

Acción Latina is a nonprofit organization founded in 1970 that is dedicated to promoting cultural arts, community media, and civic engagement as a way of building healthy and empowered Latino communities.

October 6 Live Performances:

The Salvi Chronicles with Ric Salinas and Herbert Sigüenza of Culture Clash

Luis de La Garza

Maya Chinchilla

Josiah Luis Alderete

DJ La Femme Papi

and special guest Marga Gomez

Refreshments available

Major support for education and public programs associated with Pan American Unity and Diego Rivera’s America is provided by the Walter & Elise Haas Fund.