A Prayer For Juarez, A Curse On The Killers

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Hijas de Juarez
A Prayer For Juarez, A Curse On The Killers
Curated by: Kathy Gallegos

131 N. Avenue 50
Los Angeles, CA 90042
March 13th, 2010 - April 4th, 2010
Opening: March 13th, 2010 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

eagle rock/highland park
Tues-Thurs 10-4; Sat-Sun 10-4; or by appointment


The Avenue 50 Studio is participating in a world-wide call to attention.  As part of A Prayer for Juarez, a network of companion exhibits will take place in March.  Below is the update on places that will be part of this art protest dialogue.

A Sculptural Installation, Albuquerque, NM Contact

Honoring the Women of Juarez and the West Mesa Tlaxcala, Tlaxcala

Contact: Renata Luna E-mail:

Fort Worth, Texas Producing group: Sound Culture

Contact: Tammy M. Gomez Email:

Phone: 817.924.9188

Juarez City No More Femicide

At the International Women's Day Rally at the Sydney Town Hall

Sydney, Australia (March 13, 2010 from 10 am to 3 pm

Sydney Action for Juarez Concert Contact: Liliana E Correa Email:

Priéres de femmes pour Juarez

Biblioteque du mile-end,

l'exposition dÌmages de femmes

Saturday, March 20, 2010

Montréal Longueuil, Québec, Canada

dans le dadre de Contact: Claudia Cortés Email:

A Prayer for Juarez

Casa 0101-  Los Angeles, California

Contact: Josefina Lopez & Victoria Delgadillo

Email: <>


March 12th –  April 10th  2010 – Opening March 12th 7:00 – 10:00pm

Contact: Mia Roman, curator (

Abrazo Interno Gallery:  Clemente Soto Velez Cultural & Educational Center

107 Suffolk Street , New York , NY 10002

Citizan Divas:  Women, Art and Social Justice

A Panel in celebration of International Women's Day

MOCA - Museum of Contemporary Art, Auditorium

250 So. Grand Ave.

Los Angeles, CA  90012

Free of Charge, open to the public

Organized by Nancy Buchanan, Christine Wertheim and students from CalArts ID 517
This symposium focuses on social, geographical and conceptual arenas where the power of women to speak on behalf of themselves and their peers is strongly, radically asserted through works of art and activism.
12.00-12.30 - Introduction by artist
Andrea Bowers
12.30- 2.30 - Lourdes Portillo will discuss the making of her film, Senorita Extraviada, Missing Young Woman, a documentary examining the mystery of the hundreds of young women murdered in Juarez, Mexico. For further information:,

Barcelona, España

Contact: Susana García Medrano Email:

Buenos Aires, Argentina

Contact: Sandra Román

Mexico City, DF Contact: Pilar Aranda Email: