On October 8th, I was invited to Artifesto 2016 in Inglewood. This event is put together by Diego Mendoza, you may recall his show Full Circle was featured on LATACO a few year ago. Diego is an entrepreneur, event coordinator and artist who is committed to bring art events to the South Central and South Bay area.

From the time we first met Diego, he has made major strides in tailoring his programs to the people of Inglewood, and exposing new art to the community. This year’s event was held at Chuco’s Justice Center which serves as a youth and community space and resource center.

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Art installation with artists & photographers from The Art Compound  in San Pedro and their most recent show, “Living In the Barrio”.

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Artist Ms. Yellow adding to the walls next to Restitution Press.

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Artist Madman was tabling for the art patrons in Inglewood.

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Love Crew member adding the final touches on the their addition to Artifesto.

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Here are a few of the vendors on hand during this Artifesto 2016.

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DVIOUS Clothing has been supporting Diego and his event for a few years now. it was great to see them on hand and continuing to support local events.

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