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Arizona Latino Arts & Cultural Center (ALAC) has quickly become a hub for diverse art
activities in downtown phoenix. The centers events have included live theater, musical
performances, film screenings, staged readings, workshops, distinguished speakers
including Delores Huerta and Raul Yzaguirre. A wide array of civic and community
gatherings have been held here and we would love to host your next event.
Call to Artists!
[See form below or download Word document and e-mail it and the required Resume/Bio, Artist Statement, and Images to curator mentioned] We are very excited to invite you all to participate in our next show the “Celebrando Nuestra Cultura Exhibit,” celebrating Mexican culture, icons and history. The show dates are from First Friday September 4th until October 31st. At ALAC, our mission has always been to promote and preserve our Latino culture through art, community and artists. You and your art are part of this wonderful equation to enhance [...]Read More
American Sabor Pop Up Mural Jam
On June 5th, as part of the American Sabor exhibit, ALAC is proud to host an Outdoor Mural Jam in which some of its very own artists will be designing and transforming the back of its building to create a mural walking tour. The Jam will exhibit some of the downtown culture with its music, dance event, and a variety of food trucks. Artists will also be engaged in creating murals live that reflect both American Sabor and ALAC’s mission and influence while highlighting Latino music and dance. [...]Read More
American Sabor Comes to ALAC
American Sabor: Latinos in U.S. Popular Music” will be celebrating its final exhibition at Arizona Latino Arts and Culture Center in the heart of Downtown Phoenix, April 11-July 5, 2015. American Sabor has been traveling cross-country for four years and has chosen to celebrate its incredible journey with people of Phoenix one last time. full details Developed by the EMP Museum in Seattle and the University of Washington, American Sabor traces the vast and significant contribution of Latino music to American popular music and culture. Through engaging bilingual (English and [...]Read More
Downtown Phoenix Directory Showcases New Mural Project
With a vibrant new cover, co-created by Jose Andres Giron and Carlos Rivas, two resident artists at the Latino Arts and Cultural Center (ALAC), the Downtown Phoenix Directory January-June edition hit the streets just in time for Super Bowl 2015. The cover art depicts a mural project in the Paseo de ALAC, the alleyway behind the arts and cultural center, featuring a vibrant community gathering place bridging art, culture, tourism and downtown businesses. This makes it the perfect complement to the restaurant and business guide. “For ALAC to be represented [...]Read More