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Damas y Diosas, Call for Art

Sanchez Contemporary Art Gallery - Oakland, CA.


(All women group art exhibit)


Damas y Diosas, an exploration in images in women's spirituality, female empowerment and recognizing our ancestral traditions in a contemporary world.


What does being an empowered woman look like? What inspires you to seek a deeper spiritual connection? What ancestral spiritual tradition or legend has had an impact on you in this contemporary…


Created by Maria Sanchez Jul 18, 2016 at 11:31pm. Last updated by Maria Sanchez Jul 18.

New Cafe & Gallery!

Dear ABLA community I am excited to announce that our (my husband and I) long held dream of opening up a combined coffee bar and art gallery, will soon become a reality. A dream that started with this community of women so many years ago is finally coming to pass! Tertulia Coffee and Sanchez Contemporary will soon open in the Uptown District in Oakland at 1951 Telegraph Avenue, right at the corner of 20th and Telegraph, directly across the street from the old Capwell's buildi…


Created by Maria Sanchez Jan 25, 2016 at 9:10am. Last updated by Maria Sanchez Jan 25.



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Making Ix Chel: Mayan Goddess of the Moon by Lark Calderon-Gomez

This video is about the trials & tribulations of making Ix Chel: Mayan Goddess of the Moon, oil & collage on wood by Lark Calderon-Gomez for the Sanchez Contemporary and the Damas Y Diosas exhibition, opening reception 9/3/16 from 5-8pm.
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Opens Sept 3rd - Oct 1st, 2016 at Sanchez Contemporary in Oakland, CA. 1951 Telegraph Ave.
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