Start: 26 June 2011
Finish: 24 July 2011
ChimMaya has a long history of celebrating/showcasing established,
emerging, and rising stars in the arts community. On the heels of our
mission, we’ve decided to open our newest gallery space ‘The Beverly Project’ with an exhibition that echoes the spirit that has grounded ChimMaya over the years.In solidarity w/June ‘Gay Pride’ month … ChimMaya has assembled an
amazing and eclectic group of Gay/Lesbian artists for a groundbreaking
exhibition in our new gallery, adjacent to our main building.
ChimMaya has invited these gifted artists…to open this exhibition of ‘affirmative identity’ during ‘Gay Pride’ month, in celebration of all the individuals who have, and do, encounter discrimination and intolerance…based on gender, race/ethnicity, body image, and sexual identity/orientation.
Female Artists: Ana Landeros, Magda Audfried, Ana Castillo,
Violetta Antonia Sorcini, Angela Ortiz, Marla Hidalgo, Jennifer Olvera,
Male Artists: Miguel Angel Reyes, Juan Solis, Hector Silva, Joey Terrill,
Tony de Carlo, Antonio Rael, Ariel Vargassal, Angel Villanueva,
Raul Pizarro, Lalo Ugalde, Riddle, Jesse Hinostroza, Manuel Acevedo,
Manuel Saenz, Edward Escamilla
The galley owners, Steven Acevedo and Daniel Gonzalez, seek to promote community awareness of the visual arts by offering a setting where the public can gather for the appreciation of arts and culture.
Gallery ChimMaya is located is located in the East Los Angeles / Montebello / Monterey Park area, two blocks east of Atlantic Boulevard.
5283 East Beverly Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90022
Weekdays: 10:00 AM – 7:00 PM
Saturday: 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Everyone is invited to
the Closing Party of never alone
on Sunday, June 26th, 2:00 to 5:00 pm.
A Look at Tom and His Friends
Works by artists from the
Tom of Finland Foundation