Events

Mónica Mayer: "Abrazos/Hugs" at KSMoCA
Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 4:00pm to Thursday, November 29, 2018 - 6:00pm
Mónica Mayer: "Abrazos/Hugs" at KSMoCA

Mónica Mayer: "Abrazos/Hugs" at KSMoCA

Reception: Thursday, November 29, 4-6pm

Monica Mayer's exhibit and project in collaboration with MLK Jr School students at KSMoCA.
Martin Luther King School, 4906 NE 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97211, USA

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."

FREE and open to the public

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

 

Mónica Mayer scheduled public activities in Portland:

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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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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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Student Workshop

Mónica Mayer: Workshop on art, feminism and archival practices.

Tuesday, November 6, 2018, 11am-1pm

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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Public Lecture at KSMoCA

Thursday, November 8 from 9-10am

Mayer will talk about her work, and "Abrazos/Hugs," an exhibit and project in collaboration with MLK Jr School students at KSMoCA.

MLK Jr School library, 4906 NE 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97211

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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

Tuesday and Wednesday, Nov. 13 - 14, 2018

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

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Mónica Mayer: "Abrazos/Hugs" at KSMoCA

Reception: Thursday, November 29, 4-6pm

Monica Mayer's exhibit and project in collaboration with MLK Jr School students at KSMoCA.
Martin Luther King School, 4906 NE 6th Ave, Portland, OR 97211, USA
 

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