... Coming up Saturday, July 20 ...
Precita Eyes' 23rd Annual Urban Youth Arts Festival
Saturday, July 20 from 12-5 pm, Precita Park (3200 Folsom St.)
Free and open to all.
Bring your own picnic and spend the afternoon being creative.
*Walls to paint on and youths on stage
*A summer tradition for the past 23 years
PERFORMING ARTISTS: All Mo Thug, Anjali Asha, Jules Dorado, Thas Yanis
Shorty, Jealous Guys, Chaos, United Playa, Larkin Street Youth, Little
Helica, Ray Sweets, DJ Diego, DJ Petrelli
Photos from last year's Festival
Co-hosts Cio Carrera, Sami See, David Petrelli, Xavier Bess, Max Martilla, Josie Merer, and Diego Irizarry
Led by master muralist/Precita Eyes founder Susan Cervantes
COMMUNITY MURAL WORKSHOPS
Held the third Tuesday of every month
Photos from community planning sessions for murals created with the Tenderloin People's Garden; Northeastern University's Latino/a Students Cultural Center; the Bean Soup Literary Project ; and Kaiser Permanente Oakland.
COMMUNITY MURAL WORKSHOPS
Tuesday evenings (7-9 pm)
July 16; Aug. 13, Sept 17, Oct. 15 and Nov. 19
Gain hands-on experience facilitating community-based mural-making under the guidance of Precita Eyes Muralists founder Susan Cervantes. This two-hour workshop introduces Precita Eyes' inspiring approach to visual story-telling and the collaborative process. Participants become familiar with the mural-making process from start to finish, including budgets, contracts, planning, design and painting.
PRICE: $75 (full fee); $67.50 (discount for Precita Eyes members); $127.50 (course fee plus membership)
For ages 18 & up
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Laguna Honda, Finished!
Eight years in the vision, five in the making: Laguna Honda Hospital 600 foot mural dedication yesterday with District Supervision Norman Yee, whose constituents voted to help fund the project, muralists Yuka Ozoe and Elaine Chu, Precita Eyes founder Susan Cervantes, new board Kiry Luc and neighborhood naturalist Greg Gaar.
Details from the newly-finished 600 foot mural at the base of Laguna Honda Hospital, started in 2015 by Precita Eyes muralists Elaine Chu and Yuka Ezoe, with the help of dozens of community partners.
Precita Eyes Muralists, in Your Own Words
Listen to what people are saying about Precita Eyes, and take a tour of the Mission's mural-making community.
Thanks to muralists Juana Alicia and Meera Desai, youth artist and Precita collaborator Xavier Bess, Calle 24 cultural district organizer Erick Arguello, and friends at the California Historical Society Murales Rebeldes community day and the Cesar Chavez Day parade, April 2018. (Music by Manuel Obregón.)
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