“A Manifesto for Murals” – Panel Discussion at The Madrid Theatre
“A Manifesto for Murals” discussion panel event will be held on Tuesday, April 16th from 7 - 9 pm. Doors will open at 6:30 pm. Panelists will be Kent Twitchell (the godfather of L.A. murals), Judy Baca (Executive Director and Founder of Social and Public Art Resource Center – SPARC) , Cheech Marin (actor, producer, avid collector of Chicano art and a huge mural supporter), Levi Ponce (upcoming Chicano mural artist whose art has turned Pacoima into an outdoor gallery), Isabel Rojas-Williams (Executive Director of Mural Conservancy of Los Angeles), and Felicia Filer (Director of the Public Art Division for the Department of Cultural Affairs, City of Los Angeles). The panel discussion will be moderated by founder of The Museum. Dr. Gerald Fecht.
This is happening at The Madrid Theatre in Canoga Park. The event is free but donations will be requested. This is a history making event as the Valley has never organized anything like this before.
Sponsored by The Museum of the San Fernando Valley, the Public Art Initiative, the San Fernando Valley Arts Council and the Valley Arts Alliance. Volunteers for the event are being sought. Please contact Roslyn Wolin at firstname.lastname@example.org