Artist Talk: Pável Acevedo
September 28 from 1230-130pm
Pável Acevedo was born in Oaxaca, Mexico in 1984. In 2010, Acevedo relocated to Riverside, California. He began working in communities of color and using his work as a tool for activism, addressing issues surrounding immigration, social justice, and education.
Acevedo travels the US giving printmaking workshops at locations including KALA Art Institute, Berkeley, CA; New Grounds/Remarque Print Shop, Albuquerque, NM; Horned Toad Prints, El Paso, TX; and College of the Canyons Art Gallery, Santa Clarita, CA. As an art educator he also collaborates as part of the I Learn America program, working with high school students in Los Angeles, Washington DC, and Maryland. Currently, Acevedo has been awarded as a 2019-2020 Fellowship Artist from KALA Art Institute, Berkeley, CA and is an “Artist in Residency” at Self Help Graphics for 2020.