Tue 2/3 | 7:30 pm
LUNADA Literary Lounge ~ 2015 SEASON OPENER
Celebrating 15 Years of Spoken Word, Música, & Open Mic
Lunada 2015 Spring Season Opener, featuring:
~ John Jota Leaños
~ Crystal Gonzalez
~ Open Mic: 8 slots | 5 min. ea. | Sign-up at 7:15pm.
Lunada’s Spring season opener will feature cartoons and visual storytelling, with artists whose works spans the genres of animation, film, print, performance, new media, and beyond. Guest curator, and social art practitioner, John Jota Leaños will show two of his latest animations, and graphic novelist Crystal Gonzalez will share her own cartoon, followed by a Q&A with the artists. Our Open Mic is the heart of the show, where we elevate bilingual spoken word, música, performance, and storytelling, from first timers to veteranos, laureates to lunáticos, every full moon, at Lunada.
Sat 3/14 - Sun 6/28
Photography In Mexico: Now and Then
Opening March 14, 2015
Photography in Mexico: Now and Then is an exhibition of contemporary Mexican photography, will be guest curated by photographer and UCSF Assistant Professor of Art and Architecture, Sergio de la Torre , and photographer, educator, writer, and documentarian, Javier Ramírez Limón.
Opening May 16, 2015
Q-Sides is an exhibition of twelve 20” x 20” photographs, reinterprets the covers of EastSide Story Vol 1-12, a collection of doo-wop and soul-oldies records that reflects Los Angeles’ East Side and is a soundtrack to lowrider culture.