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Self Help Graphics & Art is undergoing leasehold improvements, and its offices are closed during this time. However, we are still operating offsite. We are here to answer any inquiries or questions you may have, so please call us at 323-881-6444 or email  This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it



SUPPORT SELF HELP GRAPHICS & ART!

ART CAN TRANSFORM COMMUNITIES, for 40 plus years Self Help Graphics & Art has served as a conduit for creativity and social change, benefiting our artists and communities. Today, more than ever, art is one of the most important driving forces behind our social justice movements and we need you to join us in helping Self Help Graphics & Art continue to be a leader in nurturing emerging artists, whether they are 8 or 80 years old - artists who serve as mediums to help transform our communities.


Self Help Graphics & Art serves it's mission by providing a support system and fostering opportunities for emerging artists that engages communities at a local level, as well as internationally. Join the team and support Self Help Graphics & Art by donating today.



2014 HIGHLIGHTS

  • Relaunch of the Barrio Mobile Art Studio (through an Irvine Foundation Grant)
  • Futbol, The Beautiful Game, 5 print special project for LACMA
  • Launched the RAICES: Residents and Artists Investing in Community development & Empowerment Strategies collaborative (through a grant by The California Endowment)
  • Reflejos y Regalos de East Los - a public art project (partially funded by the Pasadena Arts Alliance)
  • Noche de Ofrenda at Grand Park (50 Altars by by local partners, community based organizations, and artists)
  • Dia de los Muertos - attendees and artists alike praised the turnout and event setup, claiming that it felt like home.
  • Launch of the Boyle Heights for Youth campaign pushing for a Youth development Department
  • Participant in the Los Angeles Islam Arts Initiative



COMING UP IN 2015
  • C/S Print Atelier (L.A. River Project)
  • RAICES Print Mini Atelier
  • Barrio Mobile Art Studio Workshops
  • SOY Artista (Youth Workshops) expansion
  • and more...



SELF HELP GRAPHICS & ART'S
ANNUAL HOLIDAY MARKETPLACE
ART - GIFTS - MUSIC - FOOD - WORKSHOPS



Saturday, December 6, 2014

12PM to 5PM | FREE

1645 East 6th Street,

Boyle Heights, CA 90023 (map)



The Annual Holiday Marketplace (formerly the Annual Craft and Art Fair) - is a day to get your Holiday shopping on! High quality crafts, food and fine art from a specially curated group of local vendors and artists, including serigraphs from Self Help Graphics & Arts print collection!


Featuring Demos, Workshops and Artist Talks.


Support your local artists and small businesses!!!


LIKE TO LEAD AND PASSIONATE ABOUT ART?
JOIN SELF HELP GRAPHICS & ART'S
BOARD OF DIRECTORS



Self Help Graphics & Art is seeking candidates for the Board of Directors with financial backgrounds. We are looking for board members that could serve on the Finance Committee that have professional financial skills and characteristics that include:


* Financial Knowledge - Thorough understanding of financial reports and reporting, with some knowledge of nonprofit financial terminology and requirements.


* Communications - Able to translate financial information and financial concepts for the board. At times be able to present financial reports at board meetings, and explain and/or re-frame information for the board. Interpret and translate board questions, goals, and/or concerns about the financial information or financial situation to staff.


* Planning - Partner with the Executive Director, Bookkeeper and Accountant to develop annual budgets and cash flow reporting. Conduct budget discussions and convey budget information to the board. Assure budget priorities and decisions reflect the intentions and objectives of the board.


* Strategy - Working with the Executive Director, assess, analyze and create financial options and decisions for long-term goals and initiate discussions to connect finance and mission. For more information, please email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it


IMPORTANT LEASEHOLD IMPROVEMENTS

& FACILITY UPDATE



Self Help Graphics & Art is beginning facility leasehold improvements, and will the administrative be periodically closed during this time. We are still here to answer any inquiries or questions you may have, so please call us at 323-881-6444 or email This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .


Self Help Graphics & Art will premiere its revamped space with the launch of a special 40th annual special prints exhibition with a date soon to be announced.


Select programming will continue at alternate sites during this time.



Supports Public Art Workshops Supports the Professional Printmaking Program Supports Community Art Workshops Supports the Summer of Youth (S.O.Y. Artista) Program Underwrites 1 Exhibition at Self Help Graphics


WATCH THE SHG 2013 VIDEO


SOY ARTISTA 2013
PHONE ART ANIMATION




WATCH THE SHG 2013 VIDEO



WATCH THE SHG 2012 VIDEO





Self Help Graphics & Art

1300 East First Street

Boyle Heights, CA 90033


tel 323.881.6444

hrs Tue - Wed by appointment only

hrs Thu - Sat 10am to 4pm

em info@selfhelpgraphics.com



Parking is limited in the area. We encourage people to take Metro (www.metro.net) and exit at the Gold Line Pico/Aliso Station. 



GRACIAS FOR YOUR SUPPORT!


Self Help Graphics & Art is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Our programs and events are supported in part by our artists, volunteers, and board of directors, as well as by our major donors and collectors. Additional support is provided by AltaMed, Bank of America Foundation, California Community Foundation, Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles, Entravision Communications Corporation, Grand Park, The James Irvine Foundation, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, First District, Lexus, the National Endowment for the Arts, Rose Hills Foundation, Sheppard Mullin Richter Hampton, Sony Pictures Entertainment, Square, Pasadena Art Allaince, TransAmerica and Weingart Foundation.




ONGOING WORKSHOPS


CAP/Digital Media Program

Aerosol Art Workshop

DIY Silk Screening

Ceramic Tile Workshop