Film showing to raise awareness about homelessness, community

A documentary filmmaker hopes to inspire the Chico community with a film showing about homelessness at the monca Saturday.

The monca will show the film “Alexx Finding Home” as a fundraising event…

https://www.chicoer.com/2019/06/06/film-showing-to-raise-awareness-about-homelessness-community/

Map-themed art exhibit opens at monca

The Museum of Northern California Art will showcase a new exhibit, “Map It Out,” from beginning Thursday and running through July 28, featuring works by 30 artists who invented and were inspired by the theme of maps. The selected works will represent the Chico area, Bay Area and Northern California. Opening night, 6-8 p.m. Thursday, will include a no host bar and free admission…

https://www.chicoer.com/2019/05/29/map-themed-art-exhibit-opens-at-monca/

Art museum panel to talk Chikoko

The exhibition at the monca, “Tend,” will conclude with a panel Sunday.

The collection, including pieces of found, burnt and repurposed items and textiles, explores the meaning of home. The panel will feature members of Chikoko to discuss their artwork and answer questions from the community about their pieces…

https://www.chicoer.com/2019/05/16/art-museum-holds-art-panel-showing/

monca welcomes jazz duo

A duo of master jazz musicians, Motoshi Kosako and Shigemi Minetaka, will perform at the monca Saturday.

Kosako is a master musician on the harp. Minetaka is known for her skill as a jazz improvisationalist on the piano, nominated in the past for the Chico Cammies awards…

https://www.chicoer.com/2019/05/09/the-monca-welcomes-jazz-duo/