ITALIAN FAMILY FESTA August 23 & 24, 2014 Guadalupe River Park | San Jose For more information: http://www.italianfamilyfestasj.org/ Happening in the Bay | https://www.facebook.com/whatshappeninginthebay
San Jose (Spanish: St. Joseph) is the third-largest city in California, the tenth-largest in the United States, and the county seat of Santa Clara County. San Jose is the largest city within Silicon Valley, which is a major component of the greater Bay Area. It is the largest city in Northern California. San Jose was founded on November 29, 1777, as El Pueblo de San José de Guadalupe, the first civilian town in the Spanish colony of Nueva California. The city served as a farming community to…
In this groundbreaking overview of Yolanda M. López’s life and career, Karen Mary Davalos traces the artist’s participation in Bay Area activism in the late 1960s and her subsequent training in conceptual practices. Davalos explores how López’s experiences informed her art, which ranges from posters to portraiture and the highly influential Guadalupe Series to later installations.
Josh Roberts, 15, at left, and Carlos Gomez, 13, both of San Jose, explore the dried up Guadalupe River near Santa Clara Street in San Jose, Calif., on Monday, July 11, 2015. (Jim Gensheimer/Bay Area News Group)