Events

LECTURE: Alberto McKelligan-Hernandez, “Mónica Mayer: Translocality and the Development of Feminist Art in Mexico,”
Wednesday, October 24, 2018 - 6:00pm
LECTURE: Alberto McKelligan-Hernandez, “Mónica Mayer: Translocality and the Development of Feminist Art in Mexico,”

In Collaboration with the PSU School of Art and Design and College of the Arts, Portland Women in Arts Lecture Series (PWALS) hosts Mexican feminist artist and activist Mónica Mayer, November 6th-9th, 2018

Mónica Mayer is renowned for pioneering feminist projects such as El Tendedero (The Clothesline), recreated repeatedly since its first iteration in Mexico City in 1978 and proving the continued relevance of the issues she engages. Her work has shown internationally for decades, notably in "WACK! Art and the Feminist Revolution" and "Radical Women: Latin American Art, 1960-1985."

Admission is FREE for all events

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Pre-visit Public Lecture

Alberto McKelligan-Hernandez, “Mónica Mayer: Translocality and the Development of Feminist Art in Mexico,” 

Wednesday October 24, 6 p.m.

Portland Community College, SE Campus, location TBD

Please contact: Rachel Siegel to RSVP or for more information (rachel.siegel1@pcc.edu)

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Mónica Mayer, DIARIO DE LAS VIOLENCIAS COTIDIANAS (SÁBADO), Diary of Everyday Acts of Violence, (Saturday), 1984

 

 

Mónica Mayer scheduled public activities in Portland

 

Public Lecture

Mónica Mayer: Translocal Translations, Feminist Art in Contemporary Mexico

Wednesday, November 7, 2018, 7:00 p.m.

Portland State University, Lincoln Recital Hall (LH 75)
1620 S. Park Avenue, Portland, Oregon

FREE and open to the public

www.pcc.edu/about/events/women-in-art
www.facebook.com/PWALS

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Student Workshop

Mónica Mayer: Workshop on art, feminism and archival practices

Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 11 a.m. -1 p.m.

Students will create a version of El Tendedero (The Clothesline) Project.

Portland Community College, Sylvania Campus. Application is required. Limited space. Location TBA.
Please contact: Christine Weber for more information (Christine.Weber15@pcc.edu)

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Exhibition

Mónica Mayer: Translocal Translations, 1978-2018

Portland Community College, Cascade Paragon Gallery
815 N. Killingsworth St., Portland, Oregon

Exhibition Runs: Nov. 7 through Dec. 15, 2018

Gallery walk -through with the artist

Thursday, November 8, 2018, 5:30 p.m.

www.pcc.edu/galleries/cascade

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Post-visit Event, inspired by Mónica Mayer

Portland Community College, SE Campus Women’s Resource Center will host El Tendedero (Clothesline Project) for campus engagement.

Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 13 - 14, 2018

Location TBA.

Admission is free for all events.

 

Portland Women in Art Lecture Series is co-sponsored by

Portland State University
Art History
College of the Arts,
King School Museum of Contemporary Art (KSMoCA)
Office of International Affairs
School of Art and Design
Visiting Artist Lecture Series
Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies
Women’s Resource Center

Portland Community College
Internationalization Steering Committee
Professional and Organizational Development
Offices of the Campus Presidents
Women's Resource Centers
Associated Students of PCC

Cover image: Mónica Mayer, El tendedero (The Clothesline), Los Angeles, 1979. Photo: Víctor Lerma