WORKERS’ VISION OF ART IN THE AMERICAS
WHEN: August 28, 2008 through October 6, 2008
RECEPTION: September 13 from 5:00p.m. to 7:00p.m.
WHERE: The Rouse Company Foundation Gallery
Howard Community College,10901 Little Patuxent Parkway. Columbia, Maryland
Gallery Hours: Mon – Fri, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday, 10 a.m. -5 p.m.
Jim Adkins, Visual Arts Director at Howard Community College, at right, welcomes you to come and see the exhibit.
Julian Manelli, curator of the Exhibit, comments on “18 de Marzo” by Jesús Álvarez Amaya
Rebecca Badfford, Gallery Director at Howard Community College, at right, shares her favorite piece in the collection with us, on opening day, August 28, 2008.
“My favorite piece will probably change on a daily basis.”.
” ARTFUL REVOLUTION Exibit” – at Howard Community College
Through this website and through the Artful Revolution Exhibit at Howard Community College, we recognize the importance of the vision of:Mexican President LÁZARO CÁRDENAS DEL RÍO (1934-1940). With his support, the creation of art was promoted in the Americas
It is an honor to announce on this website that Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas Solórzano, son of Mexican President LÁZARO CÁRDENAS DEL RÍO, has accepted our invitation to attend the Opening Reception of the “Artful REvolution” Exhibit. Read his introduction to this Exhibit.
We would like to express our special thanks for their contributions and support to this site and to the upcoming Exhibit, to Cuauhtémoc Cárdenas Solórzano and to the Artists of Taller de Grafica Popular who opened their homes and workshops to us in the summer of 2007. .
Virgilio S. and Joan Barr Blanco
Under Cuahutémoc Cárdenas’ Administration as Chief Executive of Mexico City, he was able to give the Taller de Gráfica Popular the building where it is presently located, as a gift for the Great National and International work the Taller has done.current President of the Fundación para la Democracia, Alternativa y Debate. http://www.ccardenass.org/
Click on “The exhibit Artful Revolution and Lázaro Cárdenas.” to read a letter from Cuahutémoc Cárdenas to all visitors of this Exhibit and of this website.