Fowler on the Town: Mural Remix Tour II

 

Take a tour of the Chicano murals of the 1970s, starting at the Fowler with curator Pilar Tompkins Rivas in Mapping Another L.A.: The Chicano Art Movement. Next, at LACMA, artist Sandra de la Loza introduces her exhibition Sandra de la Loza: Mural Remix. The day continues at Estrada Courts murals with Isabel Rojas-Williams, Executive Director of Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles (MCLA) and Ernesto de la Loza, an artist working to conserve the murals, and a brief driving tour of the murals at Ramona Gardens. The day concludes with a discussion with Willie Herrón at the site of his newly commissioned mural that pays homage to Asco’s iconic performance Walking Mural (1972). Tour starts and ends at the Fowler.

Free (UCLA parking is $11). Transportation provided; includes a lunch stop at LACMA where you can purchase your own food.

 

This program is SOLD OUT. Future rsvps (to fowlerprograms@arts.ucla.edu) will be put on a waiting list.

Co-sponsored by the Los Angeles County Museum of Art (LACMA) and the Chicano Studies Research Center (UCLA).
 

EVENT DETAILS

Fowler on the Town: Mural Remix Tour II

Speakers: Chon Noriega, Pilar Tompkins, Sandra de la Loza, Judithe Hernandez

Saturday, January 21, 2012

10am–5pm

Free tour

Meet at the Fowler Museum (UCLA parking is $11)

This program is SOLD OUT. Future rsvps (to fowlerprograms@arts.ucla.edu) will be put on a waiting list.

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