May 5, 2022

Announcing our Second Printmaker in Residency, Raveena Bhalara!

Resident artists will have access to the studio for 3 months, receive a $3000 stipend with a $800 materials budget, host 2 open studio sessions each month, and create a special APANO edition print on current organizing or advocacy work.

Our second printmaker is Raveena Bhalara!

Raveena Bhalara (she/her)

Raveena is a multidisciplinary designer, artist, and writer originally from Houston. She is also the author of the self-published essay collection, “Gay, Brown, and Hungry” about her melodramatic life and her love for Taco Bell. She spent the last year as a Mobile Print Studio Riso Trainer and an AMP member. More of her work can be found at

Raveena Bhalara will host community hours every other Friday from 6 - 8 pm!

The schedule is as follows:

Friday, May 13, 6 - 8 pm: Workshop

Friday, May 27, 6 – 8 pm: Community Hours

Friday, June 10, 6 - 8 pm: Workshop

Friday, June 24, 6 – 8 pm: Community Hours

Friday, July 8, 6 - 8 pm: Workshop

Friday, July 22, 6 – 8 pm: Community Hours

(For safety around COVID, community members must be vaxxed and boosted.)

Sign up Here to join the community hours!


This programming message brought to you by APANO Communities United Fund, a 501(c)3 non profit organization.