Self Help Graphics & Art (SHG) is the leading non-profit visual arts center serving the predominantly Latino community of Los Angeles. SHG’s mission is to develop and nurture Latino artists in printmaking.
Funding will support Atelier LVI: Visions of Boyle Heights, an exhibition of 5 visions of the neighborhood. Ten artists will be paired and conduct conversations with local youths, street venders, artists, businesses and residents of Boyle Heights. They will create a limited edition of prints to be exhibited at Self Help Graphics and other partnering organizations and businesses. Project will run from Spring 2014 through August 3, 2014.