CINCO LATINAS: A COMMON THREAD opens July 22 at the Latino Cultural Center

© Sara Cardona

© Sara Cardona

July 22 – August 27, 2016

Opening Reception:
Friday, July 22, 2016, 6-8 pm

Featuring the work of Ivonne Acero, Mayra Barraza, Sara Cardona, Leticia Huerta, and Maria Teresa Garcia Pedroche and curated by local curator, artist, and activist Viola Delgado, this exhibition will showcase the diversity and talent of these five Latina artists working in the greater North Texas area. This exhibit will continue the LCC’s focus on highlighting local artists and brings an enhanced feminist perspective to the visual arts experience at the center. Exhibition and opening reception are free and open to the public.

The Latino Cultural Center is a division of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs. Our mission is to serve as a regional catalyst for the preservation, development, and promotion of Latino and Hispanic arts and culture. The Center’s 27,000 sq. ft. facility was designed by renowned Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta and features a 300-seat theater, two visual arts galleries, and an outdoor plaza. Its signature purple tower serves as a beacon to guide visitors to our East Dallas / Deep Ellum location. Located immediately east of downtown Dallas, the Center is one-half mile from the Dallas Arts District and conveniently located two blocks north of the DART Green Line Deep Ellum Station. Onsite free parking available. For additional information, call 214.671.0045 or visit

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