Emmanuel Ortega. Photo: PtD.
UNLV's Dr. Emmanuel Ortega reviewed Mi Tierra: Contemporary Artists Explore Places for ASAP Journal. Here is a clip.
Mi Tierra's run at Denver Art Museum ends this weekend, October 22. Justin Favela’s work was created during his residency at the Juhl in Downtown Las Vegas. At the Review-Journal, Carol Cling profiles the current artist in residence, Krystal Ramirez.
The Urban Canvas: Street Art Around the World by G James Daichendt, a PaintThisDesert contributor, was released today by Simon & Schuster. The forward is by street artist Ron English. I penned a brief introduction for the chapter on South America.
Andrea Lepage, also a PaintThisDesert contributor, has an essay in BACA: Art, Collaboration & Mural Making, the catalog for Judith F. Baca’s Experiments in Collaboration and Concrete, the PST/LALA sponsored survey now showing at Cal State Northridge. BACA is published by Angel City Press.
Above: Stephen Hendee created sculpture for the celebration of 30 years of public art programming in the City of Las Vegas.