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Regeneración

Regeneración

Regeneración was a space where art, community, and politics merged in Highland Park, much like art collectives had done a generation before.
Yo Soy Chicana

Yo Soy Chicana

A Chicana feminist movement emerged in reaction to the complexities of Latina empowerment, often facing resistance from male Chicano leaders and organizers.
Shifra Goldman

Shifra Goldman

Shifra Goldman was the first academic to take a scholarly look at the emergent Chicano art movement, publishing some of the most important works on Chicano art as well as initiatin ...
Chisme Arte

Chisme Arte

Chisme Arte was a publication of the Concilio de Arte Popular, a statewide arts advocacy group founded to interconnect and stabilize the network of Chicano arts organizations throu ...
Mechicano Art Center

Mechicano Art Center

Mechicano was one of the earliest Chicano arts organizations to emerge in Los Angeles, founded in 1969 by community organizer Victor Franco at its original location in the La Ciene ...
Centro De Arte Publico

Centro De Arte Publico

Centro de Arte Publico was founded in 1977 on 56th and Figueroa in Highland Park, producing works that focused on Los Angeles street scenes and urban Chicana/o youth.