top
Indybay
Indybay
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
Related Categories:
View other events for the week of 3/13/2006
Alma Lopez, Artist and Activist
Date Monday March 13
Time 5:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location Details
Event Type Speaker
Organizer/AuthorEl Centro
Alma Lopez is an artist, activist and visual storyteller working in painting, photo based digital prints, and video. She is internationally recognized for her innovative digital images, which recontextualize cultural icons bringing issues
of race, gender and sexuality into relationship with transnationalist myths. She holds a BA from the University of
California Santa Barbara and an MFA from the University of California Irvine. She exhibits her work extensively
and has received awards for her work such as the California Community Foundation Arts Funding Initiative?s
Individual Artist Grant, the Astraea Visual Artist Award, and most recently she received the 2005 Frida Kahlo
Award granted by the UCSC Chicano/Latino Research Center for her artistic and activist work.
Added to the calendar on Tuesday Feb 28th, 2006 11:48 PM

We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

donate now

$ 196.00 donated
in the past month

Get Involved

If you'd like to help with maintaining or developing the website, contact us.

Publish

Publish your stories and upcoming events on Indybay.

IMC Network