The Grid: Exploring the Pilsen neighborhood

The Grid: Exploring the Pilsen neighborhood

By Ji Suk Yi | @oh_em_ji_CST – Chicago.SunTimes.com – Photo: Tyler LaRiviere/Sun-Times. Photo: A man jogs past a Major League Soccer mural by Sam Kirk near 18th Street and Ashland Avenue in Pilsen. The Pilsen neighborhood is 4.5 miles from downtown Chicago...
Latino heritage featured

Latino heritage featured

By Bob Brawdy – Tri-CityHerald.com – Photo: Bob Brawdy. Photo: Professional muralist Andrew Reid SHEd of Florida tells about the mural he painted for the Columbia Gardens Wine & Artisan Village in Kennewick. A public celebration of the mural is...
“Heroes Among Us” artist delivers emotional speech

“Heroes Among Us” artist delivers emotional speech

By Tiffany Maloney-Rames – Hornet.FullColl.edu – Photo: Tiffany Maloney-Rames. Photo: Local artist, Carlos Aguilar, imparts knowledge and wisdom to Fullerton College students. More than 20 Fullerton College students gathered in the windy street outside of...
New Chicano Park mural will celebrate work of Border Angels

New Chicano Park mural will celebrate work of Border Angels

By Kate Morrissey – SanDiegoUnionTribune.com – Video: San Diego Union Tribune. A new mural featuring the Virgin of Guadalupe as an activist carrying a jug of water in the desert for migrants will be completed at Chicano Park just in time for the National...
Benicio Del Toro features El Paso Chicano movement lawyer

Benicio Del Toro features El Paso Chicano movement lawyer

By Gaby Velasquez/Photo Editor – TheProspectorDaily.com – Photo: Gaby Velasquez Mural: Los Dos Maintain Studio were commissioned to paint a mural for “The Rise and Fall of the Brown Buffalo” documentary. The documentary is about  Chicano movement lawyer,...