Muralist Juana Alicia on making art inspired by poetry

Muralist Juana Alicia on making art inspired by poetry

By Jenee Darden | Bo Walsh | Tarek Fouda – KALW.org – Photo: Courtesy Of Juana Alicia. Photo: Juana Alicia painting her “La Llorona’s Sacred Waters” mural at the corners of York and 24th Streets in San Francisco, California. Muralist and...
Sundance Kitchen & Cantina, White Plains

Sundance Kitchen & Cantina, White Plains

By Neal Rentz – TheExaminerNews.com – Photo: Neal Rentz. Photo: North White Plains resident Genaro Dominguez, owner of Sundance Kitchen and Cantina stands in front of a mural about Mexico painted for his restaurant. There are many restaurants in White...
UCSD Library Celebrates Chicano Park Day Celebration

UCSD Library Celebrates Chicano Park Day Celebration

By Jacob Sutherland – UCSDGuardian.org – Photo Not Credited. The UC San Diego Library joined other Chicano activists and organizations at the 49th annual Chicano Park Day Celebration to celebrate the history of the park on April 20. Under the theme of...
Tucson wishes Selena happy birthday with new mural

Tucson wishes Selena happy birthday with new mural

By Johanna Willett – Tucson.com – Photo: Andi Berlin. Photo: The Selena mural on the back wall of American Eat Co. was painted by local artist Jonny Ballesteros. Tucson, Arizona, now has its very own Selena mural. Local artist Jonny Ballesteros spent about...