Walter Mencken 9 a.m., May 23
On Thursday, August 16 from 7-8:30 p.m., Museum of Contemporary Art La Jolla (700 Prospect St) will be screening the documentary Resurrected Histories: Voices from the Chicano Arts Collectives of Highland Park. This film is in conjunction with the large John Valadez exhibit now on display at the museum in La Jolla. Guests are encouraged to "take part in a conversation about the state of Chicano Arts today led by director Kathleen Gallegos." For more information and a brief history of the Chicano Arts Collectives of Highland Park, click here.
"Perspectives is a series that invites the public to take a seat at the table with artists, curators, and specialists in various fields of knowledge, and enrich discussions about works of art or exhibitions." Admission is free for members, $10 general, and $5 for students.