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Artists Reception

Reception: Thursday, March 14, 2024  

Reception Time: 6:00pm-8:00pm 

Speaker: Monica Zavala

Location: Kellogg 5400 Reading Room, 5th Floor  

Join the CSUSM University Library in welcoming Monica Zavala for an in-person discussion where she will discuss her work and her inspirations for the collection 'Wee ‘Eyoohiinkem (Tongva), "All Our Relatives." 

Monica Zavala, a proud member of the Gabrielino/Tongva Nation, Acjachemen, and Mexican heritage, draws profound inspiration from her diverse cultural background, infusing her artwork with the subjects of traditions. Her evocative collection of paintings intimately captures the hands of the American Indian people engaged in the cultural richness that expresses their kinship. Join us to learn more about the collection Thursday, March 14 from 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm in Kellogg 5400 Reading Room, 5th floor.

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All Our Relatives can be viewed in person at the Library’s 3rd floor exhibit space through May 19, 2024.