• International “Meeting of Styles” Art Festival

    • Wednesday to Sunday, September 14 to 18, 2016
    • 9 am to 9 pm
    • "Calle 24" Cultural Corridor
    • Movie Screening at MCCLA: September 15th
    • $12 general admission
    • 5 pm and 7 pm

    Mission Art 415 presents the 5th annual "International Meeting of Styles" Art Festival 2016, an internationally renowned graffiti art and street art festival in the Mission District! Meeting Of Styles is an international festival collective based in Germany, with over 30 participating countries across the globe. San Francisco Meeting of Styles Art Festival, is the official sanctioned event in the United States, a multi-day live art-walk festival of music, art and culture, considered to be one of the nation’s most anticipated free outdoor live art-walk and graffiti…

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    Meeting Of Styles
  • Marketing and Promotion in the Arts 1.0: Professional Development Track

    • Saturday, August 26, 2016 from 11am to 2pm
    • Monday, August 28, 2016 from 6pm to 9pm
    • La Salita (2nd Floor)
    • $25 for MCCLA Community
    • $35 for External

    As part of our continuous commitment to the community, MCCLA is excited to start this program, offering professional development opportunities for teachers, artists and members of our community in general.

    Marketing and Promotion in the Arts 1.0 by Arturo Méndez, Media and Events Coordinator at the MCCLA.

    In this three hour workshop you will learn how to maximize the impact of your promotional tools and effectively increase the attendance of your events, classes and cultural projects.

    The central topics of the workshop will be:

    • Cultural Marketing and Promotion tools
    • Public…

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    Marketing and Promotion in the Arts: Professional Development Track
  • La Lucha de la Cocina: Art, Music, Mezcal, Taquiza, and Lucha Libre!

    • August 13, 2016
    • $25 to $35 Admission
    • Pier 70

    MCCLA has the honor to collaborate with local business and community organization LA COCINA in their fundraiser event at Pier 70!

    La Cocina & Mezcalistas, in collaboration with Pro Wrestling Revolution and with support from Forest City, will present a Taquiza & Lucha Libre in honor of our favorite luchadoras, the incredibly talented chefs of La Cocina.

    General admission tickets are on sale starting July 1st for $25 with front row seats available for $35. Guests can also select the El Ring AllAccess Package including front row seats, two $5 drink tokens, three tacos of choice, and early access to the event for a private photo opp inside the…

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    Art, Music, Mezcal, Taquiza, Lucha Libre
  • Day of the Dead 2016: Open Call to Artists

    • Entry Deadline: August 26, 2016
    • Selected Artists Notified: August 31st

    As one of the first spaces where the innovative Day of the Dead was established in San Francisco, The Mission Cultural Center for Latino Arts is honored to be hosting its 30th Day of the Dead.

    Ánimecheri Kéjtsitakua (Ofrendas para las Animas - Offerings for the souls) originates from the Purepecha community.

    More Important Dates:

    • Installation time frame: September 13th to 30th
    • Soft Opening: October 1st
    • Celebration: November 2nd

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    Ofrendas Para Las Animas
  • Fiestas Fridas: Double Feature

    • Fri & Sat, July 15 & 16, 7 to 9:30 pm
    • Sunday, July 17, 3 to 5:30 pm
    • Theater (1st Floor)
    • Admission: $15
    • All ages

    Double Feature: The new FRIDAcumentary "Entre el Dolor y el Placer" and a live performance featuring Frida's favorite music!

    The return of the New Documentary "Entre el Dolor y el Placer" by director Gabriel Santander and producer Noemi Cadena from Canal 22 of Mexico. They will also present a rough cut of their new film featuring Frida's wardrobe, which was recently released for public viewing and is currently on display at the Casa Azul museum.

    "Finding Frida / En Busca de Frida" A live multi-media performance by Dra. Gloria Arjona and Javier…

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    Fiestas Fridas 2016
  • Carnaval SF Video Party

    • Friday, June 24, 2016 at 6pm
    • Theater & Lobby (1st Floor)
    • $5 Admission

    The MCCLA had the honor of collaborating with Cuban choreographer Temistocles Betancourt to lead our Carnaval Contingent “Arraizando” where dancers and musicians represented the vibrancy of rhythms from Latin America and San Francisco! Join us to celebrate their success in the video screening of CARNAVAL SF 2016. Refreshments will be provided.

    El MCCLA tuvo el honor de colaborar con el coreógrafo Temistocles Betancourt para dirigir nuestra comparsa de Carnaval “Arraizando” donde bailarínes y músicos representaron la vitalidad de los ritmos Latinoamericanos y de San Francisco! Acompañanos a celebrar sus exitos en la proyección del video de CARNAVAL SF 2016. Se servirán…

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    Carnaval SF Video Party 2016
  • Sonando Sur / Sonando Norte: A Day of Son Jarocho (Música Veracruzana)

    • Saturday, June 18, 2016
    • 3 pm to 12 am
    • Workshops: 3 pm to 5 pm
    • $15 for one class, $20 for two

    Join us for a day of Son Jarocho “Sonando Sur / Sonando Norte” with workshops, concert and Fandango! Workshops include Zapateado dance, Jarana and requinto for various levels, followed by a live concert with different Son Jarocho groups from Veracruz and the Bay Area, highlighting the different aspects and interpretations of Son Jarocho music from the south of Veracruz, Mexico. Bring your instruments and dancing shoes and join us for an open FANDANGO after the concert!

    Learn to play the Jarana and Requinto, and dance Zapateado Veracruzano!

    • Beginning Jarana / Intermediate: 3pm to 4pm
    • Requinto:…

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    Jarana
  • End of Semester Show: June 2016

    • Saturday, June 11, 2016
    • 3 pm to 5 pm
    • Theatre (1st Floor)
    • $8 Admission

    Showcasing MCCLA teachers, classes and students! Join us for our twice-yearly performances by students from MCCLA artistic classes, demonstrating dance, music, percussion, and printmaking. If you like what you see, enroll in a class now!

    Acompañanos en nuestro show annual de presentaciones por estudiantes del MCCLA haciendo baile, música, percusión y grabados de arte. Si te gusta lo que ves, entonces inscríbete en una clase ahora! Presentando a los profesores, las classes y estudiantes del…

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    End Of Semester Show 2016
  • MAPP (Mission Arts Performance Project) Presents: Songwriters Showcase

    • Saturday, June 4, 2016
    • 7 pm to 10:30 pm
    • Inti Raymi Gallery
    • Free Admission!

    Showcasing Bay Area singer songwriters:

    • 7 pm to 7:40 pm: Mothers Fathers Sisters Brothers (Alt Folk)
    • 7:45 pm to 8:25 pm: Alzara of Brother Spellbinder (Cabaret-folk Dream pop)
    • 8:30 pm to 9:10 pm: David Starlight* (Soul Folk de EEUU)
    • 9:15p m to 9:55 pm: Eileen Torrez (Honey-tinged Rock)
    • 10 pm to 10:40 pm: The Native Union (Native Rock African Folk)

    Visual artists: “La Puerta en el Puente del Tiempo” by Carlos Loarca and Betsie…

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    MAPP: Mission Arts And Performance Project