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LACMA Sessions by Metztli Garcia

I recently had my last session visiting the LACMA photography archive with my fellow Las Fotos Project classmates Textli, Regina, and Natalia, and mentor Kristin. Throughout my entire experience at LACMA I realized what a great opportunity it was to … Continue reading

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LACMA Sessions by Natalia Angeles

These past four sessions at the LACMA photography archive with Sarah Newby have been amazing and unforgettable. I got to share this experience with wonderful women – Metztli, Textli, Regina and Kristin. I talked to my mom about each photo … Continue reading

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Feminist Uprising Exhibition Open Hours

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LACMA Sessions by Textli Gallegos

Every month a few of us and our mentor Kristin have the opportunity to go to LACMA to view photo archives. Each time we go, we view a different theme. On April 28, 2017, we saw photos that all fell … Continue reading

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LACMA Sessions by Regina Zamarripa

During our last trip to the LACMA on March 31st, 2017, my mentor Kristin and fellow mentees Natalia, Metztli and Textli dove deep into fifteen images from the archives that were made by female photographers. All of the images were … Continue reading

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InFoucus Talk with Allegra Messina

By Nathalie Diaz, age 15 On Saturday April 15th, portrait photographer, Allegra Messina came to speak to us at Las Fotos Project. Before this InFocus Talk, I had never met or heard about Allegra before. Because of this, I came … Continue reading

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(Re)present: Black Women In Front of and Behind the Camera

By Julie Aguirre, age 16 My name is Julianna Aguirre, I’m16 years old, and I currently attend Benjamin Franklin High School. Last Saturday February 25th, I has the honor of moderating and hosting the Las Photos Project panel “(Re)present: Black Women … Continue reading

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What Happened, Miss Simone? Movie Night

By Andrea Flores, age 14 On February 2nd, we watched the film “What Happened, Miss Simone?” which was about Nina Simone and her life as an activist and musician. I liked how the film talked about Simone’s life before, during, … Continue reading

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OPEN HOUSE!

*Part of Month of Photography LA (MOPLA)* Our open house will be an opportunity for guests to preview our new youth gallery and community darkroom. The space, an 1,100 square foot work studio and gallery, will become the new home … Continue reading

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Celebrate with us at Viva La Muxer!

Viva La Muxer is an all women art and music festival, a celebration of International Women’s Day, and a benefit event for Las Fotos Project. Tickets available at vivalamuxer.com For event sponsorship opportunities, please contact info@lasfotosproject.org

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