Unframed letterpress art print with ultramarine text reading "¡POR LA LUCHA! I TAKE MY ROOTS CONMIGO WHEREVER I GO POR ESO AUNQUE ESTAN CANSADAS mis MANOS, fuertes son. con ellas, I lift myself UP JUNTO a MIS hermanxs SO THAT la proxima GENERATION can inherit ALGO MEJOR QUE YO" on electric orange rectangular field within white border.
- H 18" x W 12"
- Posters are printed by hand with traditional letterpress machines and techniques.
¡Por la Lucha! letterpress art print by Letra Chueca Press
MEET THE MAKER | LETRA CHUECA PRESS
Letra Chueca Press is co-founded by Camila Araya and Daniela del Mar. Two patiperras, hailing from Chile, who share a common vision: to operate a sustainable, multicultural space dedicated to the craft of printing and its continued socio-political importance here in the beautiful Pacific Northwest.
"We are a womxn-owned operation that uses traditional machines and techniques to empower underrepresented communities in a world around us saturated by digital media. Through our conscious practices rooted in a cultura that supersedes borders, we intertwine social justice with craft, latinidad and the printed word. From offering bilingual greeting cards + political posters to collaborating alongside local artists + community organizations, our mission is to deinvisibilize through las medias of representation, printed by hand."