• Hugo Crosthwaite, Shattered Mural

      Hugo Crosthwaite Shattered Mural  September 6, 2017 – February 25, 2018 Shattered Mural is a floor installation of forty-three sculptural fragments that reference the abduction and murder of the 43 college students in 2014 in the southern Mexican state of Guerrero.  This tragic event became an international symbol for victims of institutional corruption and repressive […]

  • October Birthdays

    Please join us in celebrating the birthdays of these notable figures and applaud them for their work in Social Justice. *** The Museum of Social Justice would like to hear from you! If there is a notable figure who should be recognized in our Monthly Birthday posts, please feel free to email info@museumofsocialjustice.org.*** Fannie Lou Hamer […]

  • OPENING RECEPTION: In Memoriam: Los Angeles

    Opening Reception Hugo Crosthwaite In Memoriam: Los Angeles Saturday, October 14, 2017 4:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m. Museum of Social Justice   

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Introduction: Hugo Crosthwaite: In Memoriam Los Angeles

Today, Hugo has been busy at work creating the title of the exhibition at the museum’s entrance, interacting with visitors, and being interviewed. Come by all throughout September to watch him create the mural across the museum’s walls in his improvisational manner. 

Con Safos Founder & Managing Editor, Ralph “Rafas” Lopez Grijalva-Urbina Visits

The museum was pleased to welcome Ralph “Rafas” Lopez Grijalva-Urbina, founder and managing editor of Con Safos: Reflections of Life in the Barrio.  Our interns were excited to have the opportunity to him and to hear about the creation of Con Safos. It was the first time that Rafas visited the museum and saw the exhibition.

NOW OPEN: Hugo Crosthwaite: In Memoriam Los Angeles

Hugo Crosthwaite: In Memoriam Los Angeles  September 6, 2017 – February 25, 2018 Artist Hugo Crosthwaite will produce a new mural at the Museum of Social Justice while visitors watch.  The mural will wrap the gallery walls and will only be complete for a matter of weeks before the artist paints it out, bit by […]