top
Central Valley
Central Valley
Indybay
Indybay
Santa Cruz
Santa Cruz
Indybay
Regions
Indybay Regions North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area North Coast Central Valley North Bay East Bay South Bay San Francisco Peninsula Santa Cruz IMC - Independent Media Center for the Monterey Bay Area California United States International Americas Haiti Iraq Palestine Afghanistan
Topics
Newswire
Calendar
Features
From the Open-Publishing Calendar
From the Open-Publishing Newswire
Indybay Feature
View other events for the week of 10/28/2008
MesoAmerica Resiste: Beehive Collective Presentation
Date Tuesday October 28
Time 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Location Details
Luna’s Café, 1414 16th St., Sacramento
Event Type Other
Organizer/AuthorShaina
EmailSacSustainAction [at] gmail.com
Phone510-333-2202
We are very lucky that The Beehive Design Collective has agreed to come to Sacramento on October 28th to present their anti-copyright graphic campaign: “MesoAmerica Resiste”, the third in their trilogy about corporate globalization in the western hemisphere.
http://www.beehivecollective.org/english/ppp.htm
http://mesoamericaresiste.blogspot.com/

The Beehive Design Collective combines poignant messaging with beautiful artwork based on extensive interviews and research. Their graphic campaign presentations engage participants in ways that mediums limited to just art or just politics can not. One of their newest campaign takes on coal with their "True Cost of Coal" banner. Check out their different art work at:
http://www.beehivecollective.org/english/graphics_campaigns.htm

The workshop will be fun, free (though donation's encouraged), educational, and engaging. Come grab something edible at Luna’s Café (whom we are grateful are hosting), and enjoy.

"The work of the Beehive Collective goes far beyond the traditional understanding of Solidarity. It is actively fostering equal exchanges and relationship building between communities that are involved in the same struggle for justice and democracy throughout the Western Hemisphere. Their open and inclusive process and the incorporation of Latin American mythology into their work transcends borders and language barriers. The Beehive collective breaks away from traditional forms of education. Their art forces the viewer to interact and participate within the graphic, making it a vital popular education tool where people learn about the reality of Plan Colombia, the Free Trade Area of the Americas, etc. The Beehive collective are pioneers and their work is telling and effective."
-Hendrik Voss, SOA Watch Networking Coordinator, Washington D.C.

Time: October 28th, 7pm
Place: Luna’s Café, 1414 16th St., Sacramento
Sacramento Sustainability Action Group
website: http://www.wiserearth.org/group/SacSustain
Added to the calendar on Friday Oct 24th, 2008 3:58 AM
We are 100% volunteer and depend on your participation to sustain our efforts!

Donate

donate now

$ 147.00 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