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Young, Local Artists

Listening to these young artists is a very satisfying experience, to see how art can inspire and motivate students to succeed, to analyze about life and present their experiences to us through different media is enlightening. I...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Artstability

For the past few years, violence has wreaked havoc among the poorest communities of Mexico.  I am not only referring to the number of casualties, but to the loss of economic revenue, especially for those communities which rely...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
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Seize the Day with Laughter

I recently had the opportunity of attending a workshop by Ramon Ramirez, creator of Smarty Cartoons where he shared his experiences in the world of cartoons, and encouraged aspiring artists. Cartoonist and art teacher, Ramon ha...
by Nydia O
 

 

 
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Young Art Enthusiasts

Young, talented and enthusiastic art lovers participated in the first Harlingen Art Walk at Baloo’s of Harlingen, Texas.  The photo featured in this article is a fluorescent painting by Astrid Garza of Roma, Texas. Astrid is...
by Nydia O
 

 
 
Sergio Garcia

Spiritually Driven

  Sergio Garcia was born in Brownsville, Texas, 33 years ago, and from an early age he discovered his love for the arts. After finishing high school, he traveled to Mexico City to study acting and continue learning new dra...
by Nydia O