2013 Nominee: Self Help Graphics & Arts

The New Americano


Self Help Graphics & Art is a nationally recognized center for Latino arts that has developed and nurtured artists in printmaking for 40 years. This organization is one of the leading cultural hubs which promotes the contribution of Chicano/Latino art and culture to the American landscape. SHG has not only been a vital resource for many Latino artists, but an iconic symbol of art in general. Its active social media platforms, cultural messages, and prolific young artists make SHG a movement that won’t be forgotten anytime soon.