TANA featured in Mission Cultural Center Exhibit: En Papel: A Contemporary Look at Latino Printmakers in the U.S.

TANA Artists are currently featured in an exhibit at the Mission Cultural Center in San Francisco titled En Papel: A Contemporary Look at Latino Printmakers in the U.S.. This exhibit was curated by Juan Fuentes and Maurizzio Hector Pineda. The exhibit features the artwork of the talleres/printshops that are part of the Consejo Grafico (NationalContinue reading “TANA featured in Mission Cultural Center Exhibit: En Papel: A Contemporary Look at Latino Printmakers in the U.S.”

TANA Literary Series: Tim Z. Hernandez & Michael Medrano (May 13th, 2011)

On May 13th, 2011, TANA held its first series of literary readings featuring the writers, Michael Luis Medrano and Tim Z. Hernandez. The reading was well attended and featured storytelling from Medrano’s collective of peotry titled “Born in the Cavity of Sunsets” and from Hernandez’s novel “Breathing, In Dust.” Tim Z. Hernandez’s book “Breathing, InContinue reading “TANA Literary Series: Tim Z. Hernandez & Michael Medrano (May 13th, 2011)”

TANA Spring 2011 Silkscreen Workshop

The TANA Spring 2011 Silkscreen Workshop is the last of the three series of workshops offered through the 2010-2011 academic year. This Spring 2011 Workshop began with a mandatory introductory silkscreen demonstration which included instruction on how to create a silkscreen print and the relationship of TANA to the Chicana/o Arts Movement. Professor & TANAContinue reading “TANA Spring 2011 Silkscreen Workshop”

TANA Artist-in-Residence: Jaime Montiel Silkscreen Demonstration Print

TANA Artist-in-Residence, Jaime Montiel, during the Winter of 2011 created a silkscreen print to demonstrate to TANA workshop participants how a silkscreen print is created. Jaime Montiel broke down the silkscreen print into separate stencil and each individual stencil was exhibited along with the final product in the TANA Gallery during the months of March-May.Continue reading “TANA Artist-in-Residence: Jaime Montiel Silkscreen Demonstration Print”

TANA Winter 2011 Silkscreen Workshop

From January through March of 2011, TANA began conducting a new year of community silkscreen workshops. This Winter 2011 Workshop began with a mandatory introductory silkscreen demonstration which included instruction on how to create a silkscreen print and the relationship of TANA to the Chicana/o Arts Movement. Professor Emeritus Malaquias Montoya of Chicana/o Studies atContinue reading “TANA Winter 2011 Silkscreen Workshop”