Protect the Sacred – Photo Exhibition by Tomas Alejo

PROTECT THE SACRED No Dakota Access Pipeline Photo Exhibition by Tomas Alejo at Self Help Graphics & Art 1300 East 1st Street, LA 90033 September 9 – October 7, 2016 Part of

CROSS THAT BRIDGE: Bridging Communities along 1st Street

CROSS THAT BRIDGE Bridging Communities by walking across the 1st Street Bridge September 10, 2016 | 9:30AM – 11AM Zenshuji and Self Help Graphics & Art invite you to learn the history,

Día de los Muertos 2016

43RD ANNUAL DÍA DE LOS MUERTOS CELEBRATION 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

WHO ARE WE

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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Professional Printmaking

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

CULTURAL EVENTS

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.

ARTS ENGAGEMENT & EDUCATION

SHG is one of few places in LA that offers artists a space where they can develop artistically in a peer to peer setting. 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.