Featuring one or two treasured objects from each lender, this exhibition celebrates favorite items from various Southern California collections and organizations. Each of the beautiful and engaging objects is a beloved possession. Some reveal the personal taste of the collector, others preserve a history, cherished memory or meaningful moment and still others represent special significance in a collection.
Explore the history, artistry and production of Hawaii’s enduring fashion statement, the Aloha Shirt. This exhibition of 60 objects, including original textile artwork, production sketches and swatches, advertisements and vintage shirts tells the story of an early innovator, John “Keoni” Meigs, in an industry that has left an indelible mark on fashion in the U.S. and the world.
Entre Tinta y Lucha: 45 years of L.A. Chicano & Latino
Experimental & Innovative Printmaking
THREE-PART ART: Mondays - Thursdays, April 15 – June 6, 2019
REGISTRATION BEGINS: Monday, Feb. 11, 2019
EXHIBITION DATES: March 31 – June 9, 2019
Self-Help Graphics & Art (SHG) is a community center in East Los Angeles dedicated to the creation and promotion of new works by Chicano and Latino artists through experimental and innovative print-making techniques. Since 1973, SHG has been the intersection where arts and community meet, providing a forum for local and international artists. This 45th anniversary exhibition looks back on the four plus decades of artistic innovation and excellence.