My Artwork

SCOTTSDALE MUSEUM of CONTEMPORARY ART: The Streets Inside!

So, it’s the first week of May 2015 and I have been invited to paint with the community on May 10th at the Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art. The theme of the show is Street art inside. The “Streets Inside” is a show honoring street muralist of Phoenix and the museum gave them free rein to create murals from top… Read more →

Entre Nosot@s: Nosotr@s Somos!

The Phoenix based, Entre Nosotr@s group is a collaborative project that produces events and conversations around transnational Chican@/Latin@/Indigenous issues, culture, and social justice movements. Entre Nosotr@s hosted a group exhibition, Nosotr@s Somos, at the Hive Gallery located at 2222 North 16th Street, Phoenix, AZ, 85006,  March 20-April 18, 2015. This show presented artwork by Chican@, Latin@, Indigenous and Latin American… Read more →

Time of Corn and Las Semillas del Pueblo

I was invited to participate in Calaca Cultural Center’s exhibition Time of Corn, a contemporary day of the dead exhibit. This struck a cord with me because  It was the perfect opportunity to paint a folklore that I had been told many years ago about Quetzalcoatl and the ants. As deity, culture hero, or legendary ruler, Quetzalcoatl appeared in some… Read more →

Pasando La Frontera

I created this piece to try and tell a little folk tale mixed with some truth. The story depicted is of a migrant man who has died in our desert of thirst and heat exhaustion. If you look into the horizon on the left side of the painting, you’ll see a boarder patrol truck. The border patrol officer had emptied… Read more →

¡Viva la Causa! Dolores Huerta & the Struggle for Justice

I’m PROUD to have my serigraphs F1070 & AZ Highway, which I created at Self Help Graphics included in this amazing show dedicated to my hero Dolores Huerta. ¡Viva la Causa! Dolores Huerta & the Struggle for Justice March 29 – July 7, 2014 ¡Viva La Causa! documents the life and passion of activist and organizer Dolores Huerta. Her life and… Read more →

Hasta El Fin

I was very excited when Michael & Neda Contreras asked me to show my art along with fellow artist Carmen Sonnes at their gallery Contreras Fine Art Gallery & Jewelry during the months of December 2013 & January 2014. Knowing Carmen’s work and her themes on culture and family, I knew that our works would definitely compliment each other. I… Read more →