Mujeres En El Arte - Women in the Arts initiative in Honduras
Posted on August 07 2019
Art by Leticia Bangs, Honduran artist - https://www.leticiabanegas.com/home
Located in the historic center of Hondura’s capital Tegucigalpa, Mujeres En El Arte - MUA (Women in the Arts) is a non-profit organization created in 1995 for the education and promotion of various art initiatives throughout Honduras with emphasis in the influence and involvement of the women in the culture, art and social fabric of Honduras.
Women working on an art installation
Women in the Arts promotes artistic creativity and exploration by acting as an incubator of innovation in art and design through a variety of events, art installations, educational programs and other activities for women and the community.
Art exhibition in the gallery space of MUA
Local women taking advantage of one of many art classes available through MUA
Bonnie Castañeda exhibiting her jewelry designs. She donates a portion of her sales to MUA and you can purchase her tunic designs in collaboration with the artist Hidalgo Lara at our store here. Let's promote Honduran fashion and art as a way to bring their communities together and recognize women's achievements and contributions.