November 11, 2016 – January 7, 2017
Saturday, December 10, 2016, 6-8 pm
The work in this exhibit makes a notable reference to street culture, hip hop, politics, graffiti and anime. Some of the pieces have a very fine art flavor but have roots that sprang from graffiti and street art. This event is free and open to the public.
There Goes the Neighborhood is an exhibition featuring the work of local artists in the greater Dallas and North Texas region that have exhibited in the past at The Basement Gallery. The Basement Gallery is a local hub for visual artists with a focus on street culture, hip hop, politics, graffiti art, and anime. Artists featured in the exhibition include: Aznmike, Christopher Bingham, Keith Brown, Raymond Butler, Jarod Davies (Dtox), Franco Fazio, Robert Garza, Steven Hamilton, Mike Herrera, Pete Hernandez, Francisco Javier, Antolin Pineda (Ghost), Patricia Rodriguez, Max Quest and Daniel Yanez (DIY).
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 www.dallasculture.org/latinocc