Don’t miss this solo show & upcoming exhibit by:
Sally Ann Rodriguez
‘Ain’t out of the Woods Yet’
Tales from life on the tracks
An exhibit of paintings, gunny sacks, papier mache, and prose.
November 15 – December 31, 2010 Elihu M. Harris State Office Building – Atrium,
1515 Clay Street Oakland, California 94612
Gallery Hours: 10am – 5pm Mon – Fri
Opening Art Reception for Sally Ann Rodriguez
this Thursday, November 18, 2010
Plus live blues by ‘Big Cat Tolefree and The Hipnotics’
Free to the Public…BART, AC Transit, & Wheelchair Accessible
The Day of the Dead – A Step to Eternity: Un Paso a la Eternidad
In honor of the 100-year anniversary of the Mexican revolution, in which approximately one million people died to replace the dictator Porfirio Diaz in order to create a Constitutional republic, this year’s theme of the Day of the Dead is based on revolution and change or honoring death as the price for liberty.
October 20 — November 13, 2010
Reception and Celebration:
Saturday, Nov. 6, 3-7PM
Thursday October 14th
Latina(o) Artists United Against Breast Cancer, Reflections on Canvas, in honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, at Latinas Contra Cancer in San Jose. 255 North Market Street, Suite 175 (corner of Julian-on North San Pedro side on backside of building)This is truly an international collaboration with art pieces, sculptures and photographs from Latin America, Europe and the U.S. a few of the local Bay Area artists include: Roxanne Quezada Chartouni, Alejandra Palos, Alejandra Oseguera, and myself.
I have a painting on display in the mansion. There will also be a Days of the Dead ceremony led by Yolanda Aranda with Xaguia Aztec dancers, Folklore music and dancing by Mariachi Juvenil de Hayward and Grupo Folklorico Tlapalli Musical performances by Blanca, Jesus Cisneros, Viviane DeLeon Bias and Solo Amigos, Chabot College Theatre performs an original Days of the Dead play, food vendors, arts and crafts vendors, activities for kids.
Presented in partnership with Hayward Area Recreation and Park District.
You can participate! Bring canned food for the community altar. All the food will be donated to a local food bank.
The Meek Mansion is located at 17365 Boston Road at Hampton Road in Hayward