Dec
8
6:00pm 6:00pm

Final Exhibition at Urbano Project

Tortilla Social is an participatory project that will transform public spaces through the use of printmaking as a tool for self-expression, advocacy, and art education, and food as a uniter of community. Led by artist Salvador Jiménez-Flores and partnering with arts organization Urbano Project, Tortilla Social will include a series of pop-up, interactive printmaking and food workshops throughout Boston. The mobile project will feature a multi-functional tortilla press built by the artist and will engage participants of all ages in a variety of printmaking techniques and gastronomical explorations. Tortilla Social es un proyecto interactivo que transformará los espacios públicos a través del uso del grabado como herramienta para la autoexpresión, la defensa y la educación artística y la alimentación como unificador de la comunidad. Dirigida por el artista Salvador Jiménez-Flores en asociación con la organización artística Urbano Project, Tortilla Social incluirá una serie de talleres espontáneo, grabados interactivos y talleres de comida en Boston. El proyecto móvil contará con una tortilladora multifuncional construida por el artista y atraerá a participantes de todas las edades con una variedad de técnicas de grabado y exploraciones gastronómicas.

Tortilla Social is an participatory project that will transform public spaces through the use of printmaking as a tool for self-expression, advocacy, and art education, and food as a uniter of community. Led by artist Salvador Jiménez-Flores and partnering with arts organization Urbano Project, Tortilla Social will include a series of pop-up, interactive printmaking and food workshops throughout Boston. The mobile project will feature a multi-functional tortilla press built by the artist and will engage participants of all ages in a variety of printmaking techniques and gastronomical explorations.

Tortilla Social es un proyecto interactivo que transformará los espacios públicos a través del uso del grabado como herramienta para la autoexpresión, la defensa y la educación artística y la alimentación como unificador de la comunidad. Dirigida por el artista Salvador Jiménez-Flores en asociación con la organización artística Urbano Project, Tortilla Social incluirá una serie de talleres espontáneo, grabados interactivos y talleres de comida en Boston. El proyecto móvil contará con una tortilladora multifuncional construida por el artista y atraerá a participantes de todas las edades con una variedad de técnicas de grabado y exploraciones gastronómicas.

Tortilla Social Final Exhibition
29 Germania St., Jamaica Plain, MA 02130
Dates Friday, December 8, 2017 at 6:00pm

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Sep
30
5:00pm 5:00pm

Tortilla Social @ Hyde Square Task Force

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Join artist Salvador Jiménez-Flores for an interactive printmaking and food workshop using a multi-functional tortilla press. Participants of all ages will have the opportunity to use the tortilla press to make their own art print and to eat freshly made tortillas. Join us at Hyde Square Task Force (30 Sunnyside Street, Jamaica Plain, MA 02130) from 5:00-8:00 pm. 

Hyde Square Task Force youth will also premiere their documentary about El Barrio: Boston’s Latin Quarter Musical. 

This event is a part of Hyde Square Task Force’s ¡Viva el Latin Quarter! community programming. For more information, please contact Sarah at sarah@hydesquare.org or (617) 524-8303.

Tortilla Social was made possible with funding by the New England Foundation for the Arts' Creative City Program, with funding from The Barr Foundation and with additional support from the Boston Foundation. Tortilla Social has also partnered with the Urbano Project and Hyde Square Task Force as a community partners on this project.

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