Category Archives: MaestraPeace Mural

Three Organizations Find Great Meaning in the Maestra Peace Mural

The Women’s Building Maestra Peace Mural is a piece of public art in which women have found inspiration. This magnificent mural portrays images of women from across the world and throughout time.  It presents historical events not found in most … Continue reading

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Hands to the Sky

Rigoberta Menchu Tum towers at the top of The Women’s Building’s MaestraPeace Mural.  Her hands face upward, holding two figures of the Mestizo spiritual identity.  In one hand, Coyolxauhqui the representation of the moon, breaks from the traditional dismembered image … Continue reading

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MaestraPeace Mural Restoration featured in the Fog City Journal

Thanks to Fog City Journal for this write-up detailing the fundraising and restoration process of MaestraPeace and featuring words from the artists themselves. Women’s Strife Upheld in Mural Restoration By Peter Hernandez August 1, 2012 The iconic and historic “Maestrapeace” … Continue reading

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The Women’s Building Receives City Grant to Keep San Francisco Beautiful

The Women’s Building is proud to announce that we have received a Community Challenge City Grant from Mayor Lee to go towards the restoration of our MaestraPeace mural! We were chosen along with 27 other award recipients to further our … Continue reading

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The Women’s Building has Pride!

Thanks to all of our friends who stopped by our booth and celebrated Pride with us! We had a great time playing Spin to Win and Pride Pong for the restoration of our MaestraPeace Mural. Also, major thanks to the … Continue reading

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Many Thanks for the Success of Yoni Ki Baat

We are incredibly humbled by everyone who came out to support our Yoni Ki Baat performance fundraiser over a week ago! We had a fantastic time! The performance was entertaining, hilarious, deep, and enlightening–a must-see show representing the diverse often … Continue reading

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The Women’s Building MaestraPeace Mural Featured in New Video by LoCura!

Check out the latest video by San Francisco band, LoCura, which was filmed right outside our building and features our magnificent MaestraPeace Mural!

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