Collective Memory and Intergenerational Music


Thursday, September 17, 2020

6:00 PM*


JOIN US next Thursday, Sept 17 at 6pm for 𝘊𝘰𝘭𝘭𝘦𝘤𝘵𝘪𝘷𝘦 𝘔𝘦𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘺 𝘢𝘯𝘥 𝘐𝘯𝘵𝘦𝘳𝘨𝘦𝘯𝘦𝘳𝘢𝘵𝘪𝘰𝘯𝘢𝘭 𝘔𝘶𝘴𝘪𝘤, a panel discussion with Cumbiatón Collective followed by a DJ set with DJ Funky Caramelo and DJ Sizzle Fantastic on IG Live. ⁣

This virtual panel discussion explores the themes of healing, music, and collective memory. Panelists include DJ Sizzle Fantastic, DJ Funky Caramelo, Julio Salgado, and Paolo Riveros. Moderated by Paulina Lara (@lapau3_ ), co-curator of our exhibit, 𝘞𝘌 𝘓𝘐𝘝𝘌! 𝘔𝘦𝘮𝘰𝘳𝘪𝘦𝘴 𝘰𝘧 𝘙𝘦𝘴𝘪𝘴𝘵𝘢𝘯𝘤𝘦. Link in bio to register.⁣

Cumbiaton @cumbiaton_la was founded by DJ Sizzle Fantastic and Normz la Oaxaqueña, Cumbiatón has rooted itself in the beautiful barrio of Boyle Heights, CA and has branched out to cities like San Francisco, Seattle, and New York. Cumbiatón’s vision in all 4 cities is to center womxn, trans, and queer people of color both on the dance floor and in the Dj booth. "We center our collective experiences to create events by us, for us. We do this because la Cumbia es Cultura."⁣

Log onto Oxy Arts' IG Live @oxyarts to tune-in to Cumbiaton's Live DJ Set following the panel at 7:00pm.

*all times in local time