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 of new work by Chicano and Latino artists through fine art printmaking and multiple visual art forms.
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 AARP, Bank of America Foundation, Bloomberg Philanthropies, California Community Foundation, Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles, Grand Park, The James Irvine Foundation, Liberty Hill Foundation, Los Angeles County Arts Commission, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, First District, the National Endowment for the Arts, Vernon Community Fund, Sheppard Mullin Richter Hampton, Southern California Edison, Pasadena Art Alliance, The Getty Foundation, Dwight Stuart Youth Fund and Weingart Foundation. Individual contributions by Gil Cardenas, Karen Mary Davalos, Alicia Flores, Evonne Gallardo, Paul Glatleider, Roberto Gomez, Ruben Guevara, Ricardo Muñoz, Joe Harrigan Jr., Johann Hassan, Hector Huezo, Olivia Montes, Linda Preuss, and Gilbert Vasquez. Print stewards Luis-Genaro Garcia, Natalie Grover, Ofelia Medina, and Lauro Cons.