Friday, July 26, 2013

MURALS UNDER THE STARS STARTS THIS SATURDAY

GL Cinema

MEXICAN CINEMA: The Golden Age

Saturday, July 27  - 8:00PM

Join us for the 12th Season of one of the most exciting outdoor artistic experiences in Southern California, Murals Under the Stars! Gregorio Luke returns this summer with a series introducing a new lecture, Mexican Cinema. It will include scenes with superstars like Maria Felix, Pedro Infante, Cantinflas and the art they inspired. Also this season, the return of two giants of art, the murals and lives of Diego Rivera and David Alfaro Siqueiros! All images are projected life-size on a 1,800 square foot wall!

Buy Tickets
SERIES OF THREE TICKETS
Mexican Cinema  7/27
Diego Rivera  8/3
David Alfaro Siqueiros  8/10
PREFERRED: Members $80  Non-Members $70
GENERAL:    Members $40     Non-Members $50

INDIVIDUAL TICKETS
PREFERRED: Members $25  Non-Members $30
GENERAL:     Members $15   Non-Members $20
STUDENTS: $10   SERIES $20

Our mercado (market) opens for shopping and dining at 6:30pm.
For more information or to purchase tickets, call 562.437.1689
or online at www.molaa.org

ABOUT GREGORIO LUKE
Gregorio Luke is an expert in Mexican and latin  American art and culture.
He has  given over  mil lectures in México, United States, Europa , China and South America in institutions such as Library of Congress, The Smithsonian Institution, The san Francisco Museum of Art, the Detroit Institute of Art , and universities such as Harvard, Columbia, Georgentown and UNAM , amon others.

He is  the former Director   of the Museum  of Latin American Art in Long Beach, the cónsul  of cultural affairs of México en Los  Angeles an the first Secretary of Embassy of México  in Washington D.C. .He is the founder and president of ARCOS (Art in Communities an schools) a non-profit organization whosw misión is to bring arts to families living  in low. Income  communities.

Among the awards  he has are received are the Irving Leonard Award  by The Hispanic Society  of Library  of Congress (1995); the Angel award by the bilingual foundation of the arts (2006) and the local Heroes award b¡y KCET (2008) His publications include “Beyond  borders: Discovery and Collaboration” 1997, “Soto art and Science” 2006 and “ Latin America the tradition of inclusiveness 2007.

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