Artist Dialogue about Arts & Gentrification – July 2

Self Help Graphics & Art would like to invite the longstanding Eastside community of artists, artisans (food, apparel, accessories, etc.), cultural workers, curators, musicians, film makers, and all other creative individuals to

Free Screen Printing Workshop | LA Urban Nature Fest

Self Help Graphics & Art’s Barrio Mobile Art Studio in partnership with the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles and the Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County will provide a

SOY Artista – Youth Workshops 2016

FREE YOUTH ART WORKSHOPS (Enroll on the 1st day) S.O.Y. Artista (Summer of Youth Artist Program) is a five-week summer art-training workshop for local youths ages 12 to 24 that is provided


MISSION – Incorporated in 1973, Self Help Graphics & Art is the leading non-profit visual arts center serving the predominantly Latino community of Los Angeles. Self Help Graphics’ mission is to drive the creation and promotion of new work by Chicano and Latino artists through fine art printmaking and multiple visual art forms.

VISION – Self Help Graphics’ vision is to be the pre-eminent center for Latino art in printmaking, exhibition and training, and to be a resource for young and emerging artists.

Art Workshops
Professional Printmaking
Dia de los Muertos
Community Engagement


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Hours of Workshops
Cups of Cafe de Olla
Happy Artists
Serigraph Editions Finished

Professional Printmaking

Our acclaimed printmaking program offers artists the opportunity to create limited print editions/monoprints through a peer-led approach, providing a nurturing environment that supports artists’ creativity & careers.


For 43 years Self Help Graphics & Art (SHG) has organized one of the most popular Día de los Muertos events in Los Angeles and perhaps the oldest Day of the Dead commemoration in the country.


Art Workshops attract all levels of artists to work in a variety of art mediums such as intaglio printmaking, DIY silkscreening, and many other forms.