Frida en Gringolandia

Frida en Gringolandia

When I was in Detroit for the US Social Forum, I had the opportunity to visit the Detroit Institute of Art to see the mural there by Diego Rivera. While we were at the DIA we found a series of photos documenting the painting of the mural, one of the photos was of...

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Otras Voces, Otra Historia

In 2008 I traveled to Ecatepec, Mexico to participate in the Festival in New Winds. A contingency of about 15 U.S based artists journeyed to the municipality to conduct skill shares, create street installations, exhibits and artists talks. During our time there we met...

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Galeria 4.0. A Retrospective

Galeria 4.0. A Retrospective

Galeria 4.0 is a commemorative exhibition documenting key aspects of Galeria's forty-year history through archival materials and original artwork by over 40 artists. Galeria 4.0, A Retrospective will document the visual landscape that has contributed to the shaping of...

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Mission Icons

Mission Icons

Mission Icons in a Time of Change August 21st-29th, 2010 Opening Reception: Saturday August 21st, 8:00pm-10:00pm The Levi's Workshop 580 Valencia Street (at 17th) San Francisco, CA 94110 This exhibition opening culminates a furious week of printmaking at the Workshop...

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New print for El Tecolotes 40th Anniversary

New print for El Tecolotes 40th Anniversary

I was very happy to be asked by Eva Martinez to design and print a poster for El Tecolote's 40th Anniversary, a neighborhood newspaper that has been very important to the community. I have worked with them in the past on projects with Juan Fuentes, one of the first...

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Dolores Huerta

Dolores Huerta

A few weeks back at the La Peña block party celebration I had the chance to run into Dolores Huerta. We were tabling that day and we had one of the prints I had made of her, Dolores was flipping through the stack of prints and found her image. I was super shy but...

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No to SB 1070 – We Will Not Comply

No to SB 1070 – We Will Not Comply

These are a few posters we want to share, please feel free to download and print your own copy. Download We Will Not Comply Color | Black and White Download Olé Olé Olé Olé - Si Se Puede Color | Black and White  Download We Will Not Be Intimidated Color  ...

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Oscar Grant Murals in Downtown Oakland

Oscar Grant Murals in Downtown Oakland

As the city of Oakland waits with anxiety about the decision the jury will come to and the final outcome of the Johannes Mehserle trail verdict artists are busy at work paying tribute honoring Oscar's memory.   My friend Paul Barron has created an amazing...

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International Indigenous Women’s Symposium

International Indigenous Women’s Symposium

A few months ago one of the most powerful women and organizers I know, MorningStar Gali, told me that the International Indian Treaty Council would be hosting a symposium for Indigenous women working on reproductive and environmental justice issues and community...

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Expand Workers’ Rights to Organize

Expand Workers’ Rights to Organize

As Jesus and I started to gear up to go to Detroit next week to participate in the US Social Forum, we decided we wanted to create a special print to take with us. As we talked about what we were excited about, we thought of the the Excluded Workers Congress. We...

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Posters and prints from 2001-2002

Posters and prints from 2001-2002

This is a gallery of prints I worked on during 2001 through 2002 while I worked as graphic designer at the Mission Cultural Center. It was while I worked there that I worked with Juan Fuentes, Calixto Robles and Micheal Roman and they mentored me as a screen printer....

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Because I have roots in Arizona…

Because I have roots in Arizona…

A Xicanita in the making, Arizona, 1982 My earliest memories of experiencing the Southern Border are of trips to the place where my dad grew up and where my tio Tony and tia Maria lived-Nogales. They lived on the Arizona side of the border but my uncle and my dad were...

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RAZA! CULTURA, POLITICA Y TRADICION

RAZA! CULTURA, POLITICA Y TRADICION

¡RAZA! CULTURA, POLÍTICA Y TRADICIÓN Sol Collective 2574 21st street Sacramento, CA 95815   May 15 Reception begins @ 7pm-11pm $5 Suggested Donation Featuring: Carlos Francisco Jackson Jesús Barraza Malaquías Montoya Melanie Cervantes Xico González Sol Collective...

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