Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo

Testament of the Spirit: Paintings by Eduardo Carrillo

By Ed Fuentes – LAObserved.com – Image: Las Tropicanas, 1972-73. Crocker Art Museum, Promised Gift of Juliette Carrillo and Ruben Carrillo. Image: Las Tropicanas, 1972-73. Crocker Art Museum “Testament of the Spirit” will be 60 paintings and...
Here’s How Many Countries There Are In North America

Here’s How Many Countries There Are In North America

By Juan Ramos – ScienceTrends.com – Image Not Credited. North America has 23 different countries. And while it is true that about 80% of the North American landmass belongs to either Canada or the United States, the North American continent also contains...
Mexican Immigrant Earns Medal of Honor During World War II

Mexican Immigrant Earns Medal of Honor During World War II

By Katie Lange – DODLive.mil – National Archives photo. Photo: President Harry Truman awards the Medal of Honor to Army Staff Sgt. Macario Garcia in 1945. Medal of Honor recipient, Army Staff Sgt. Macario Garcia, became the first Mexican immigrant to earn...
Visual Learning The Art of El Moisés

Visual Learning The Art of El Moisés

By Maggie Grimason – Alibi.com – Image: El Moisés. Today, El Moisés, the Baja, Mexico-born and Arizona raised artist makes his home in Albuquerque’s North Valley. The week we spoke he was working on a four by seven foot canvas painting of Zozobra...