Small Camera 022

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
0

 
 
frida holding a cigarrette

All Things Frida Kahlo

A few months ago, even maybe a year, I wrote an article about the twelve things I had learned from Gregorio Luke – an expert on the subjet – about Frida Kahlo. Frida will never cease to amaze us, and now a great eve...
by Nydia O
0

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
A 1942 portrait of artist Salvador Dali.

Dalí Illustrates Dante’s Divine Comedy





Bottom Line 5 / 5 - Excellent
by Nydia O
1

 

 
Art-walk-Pho-and-Bass-Pro-020

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
2

 
 
P1040075

Embracing the Fine Arts of the Rio Grande Valley

One of the things that always preoccupied me as a destination management professional, were the negative perceptions about our area and the people of the Rio Grande Valley. Some believe we all dress in cowboy attire, while othe...
by Nydia O
0