The Royal Chicano Air Force (RCAF) is an artistic collective based in Sacramento. The exhibit is on view at the Mexican Heritage Center’s gallery now through March 30th.
There will be a special Opening Reception on Friday, March 20th beginning at 5:30pm and continuing until 7:30pm. Drinks and lite hors d’oeuvres will be provided on the opening night.
𝐀𝐛𝐨𝐮𝐭 𝐭𝐡𝐞 𝐄𝐱𝐡𝐢𝐛𝐢𝐭:
Initially named the Rebel Chicano Art Front, the RCAF was founded in 1969 to express the goals of the Farm Workers. The RCAF is best known for its mural paintings, poster art production, and individual artistic contributions. The artists have produced murals and exhibitions from San Diego to Seattle. RCAF is signiﬁcant as a collective that has maintained a ﬁfty year history of engaging communities to express their Chicano culture, history and struggle for equal rights.
The founding members of the RCAF include Jose Montoya, Esteban Villa, Juanishi Orozco, Ricardo Favela, Stan Padilla, Armando Cid, Max Garcia, Rudy O. Cuellar, Juan Cervantes, Louie “the foot” Gonzalez, Juanita Polend Ontiveros, y muchos, mas. www.chillpie.com/rcaf
𝐎𝐭𝐡𝐞𝐫 𝐀𝐫𝐭𝐢𝐬𝐭𝐬 𝐢𝐧 𝐭𝐡𝐢𝐬 𝐞𝐱𝐡𝐢𝐛𝐢𝐭 𝐢𝐧𝐜𝐥𝐮𝐝𝐞:
Raoul Mora, Juan Gonzalez, Ruby Chacon, Celina Gonzalez, Carlos Marquez, Yvonne Saldaña & students Ofelia Gamez and James Ortiz.
𝗖𝗼𝗳𝗳𝗲𝗲 𝗦𝗵𝗼𝗽 + 𝗚𝗮𝗹𝗹𝗲𝗿𝘆 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝗿𝘀:
Monday – Friday 7:00am – 4:00pm
Date/TimeDate(s) - 03/26/2020
7:00 am - 4:00 pm Mexican Heritage Center & Gallery (209) 969-9306