Incorporated in 1973, Self Help Graphics & Art is the leading non-profit visual arts center serving the predominantly Latino community of Los Angeles. Self Help Graphics’ mission is to drive the creation of new work by Chicano and Latino artists through fine art printmaking and multiple visual art forms.

Self Help Graphics & Art is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization. Our programs and events are supported in part by our artists, volunteers, and board of directors, as well as by our major donors and collectors. Additional support is provided by Senator Maria Elena Durazo, Assembly Member Miguel Santiago, Supervisors Hilda Solis, the Los Angeles County Board of Supervisors, First District, Council District 14, La Vida Feliz Foundation, The Ford Foundation, The Ralph M. Parsons Foundation, Vera R. Campbell Foundation, the National Endowment for the Arts, The Getty Foundation, Pasadena Art Alliance, the California Endowment, California Community Foundation, City of Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs, Grand Park, Los Angeles County Department of Arts and Culture, National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures, Vernon Community Fund, Sisters of St. Francis, Karen Boccalero Arts Fund, Sheppard Mullin Richter Hampton, Southern California Edison International, Bank of America Foundation, Union Pacific, Eastside Arts Initiative, SONY Foundation, ABC7 and individual contributions.



SHG is grateful to work with partners across the city and county and across sectors to fulfill our mission in support of the greater Los Angeles region. Major partnerships this past year have included:

Art Division
Arts for LA
The California Endowment’s Building Healthy Communities
Cal State LA
Center for the Study of Political Graphics
City Council District 14
County Supervisorial District 1
East LA Community Corporation
Eastside LEADS
Inclusive Action for the City
LA Commons
Legacy LA
Los Angeles Department of Cultural Affairs
Los Angeles Department of Arts and Culture
Los Angeles County Library
Los Angeles Public Libraries
Museum of Latin American Art
The Music Center
Natural History Museum
Tecno Latinx

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