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Self-Help Graphics Blends Art and Activism With John Lithgow

Season 1 Episode 1 | 5m 58s

John Lithgow visits Self-Help Graphics in Boyle Heights to learn from printmaking instructor Dewey Tafoya and student Yolitztli Torres. Tafoya shares the organization’s rich history as a community art hub. Assigned to collaborate on a printmaking project, John and Yoli are inspired by the nearby Mariachi Plaza for an artivism project, merging art and activism.

Extras
John Lithgow molds clay with La Cañada Flintridge Ceramics Program classmates.
Pat Bass and her vocal jazz class help John Lithgow embrace new artistic challenges.
Actor John Lithgow goes back to school to celebrate the power of arts education.
The Debbie Allen Dance Academy immerses John Lithgow in new rhythms and movements.
Actor John Lithgow goes back to school to celebrate the power of arts education.