MORE THAN A WALL / MAS QUE UN MURO
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MORE THAN A WALL / MAS QUE UN MURO

A book of photographs by David Bacon and oral histories created during 30 years of covering the people and social movements of the Mexico/U.S. border A complex, richly textured documentation of a world in newspaper headlines daily, but whose reality, as it’s lived by border residents, is virtually invisible.             • 440 pages             • […]

Lo qué dicen los estudiantes con sus obras de arte
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Lo qué dicen los estudiantes con sus obras de arte

Por Jimmer Prieto • El Puente Staff Tuve el privilegio de asistir a la exposición de artistas escolares de Michiana, el pasado 24 de febrero, en el Museo de Arte, de South Bend. El evento reúne muestras de artistas potenciales de muchas escuelas, en edades de escolares entre 15 y 18 años. Sin prisa, me […]

Película colombiana La Roya inaugurará Festival de Cine de Cartagena
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Película colombiana La Roya inaugurará Festival de Cine de Cartagena

La película colombiana La Roya del director, Juan Sebastián Mesa, abrirá el Festival Internacional de Cine de Cartagena de Indias(FICCI) en su edición 61 que regresa en formato tradicional del 16 al 21 de marzo. Con la inmensidad del paisaje cafetero colombiano como un protagonista más, La Roya es una película que plantea el desencuentro […]

Chicago Mural Honors COVID's Essential Workers
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Chicago Mural Honors COVID’s Essential Workers

By Judith Ruiz-Branch • Side Effects Public Media This article was originally published here. On Chicago’s Southwest side, a colorful mural pays tribute to America’s essential workers. It features three of the community’s very own: Rosalinda, a retail clerk; Javier, a postal carrier and Juan, a butcher shop worker. Underneath their portraits are the words […]

Arte en Lubeznik
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Registration Now Open for Spring Classes at Lubeznik Center for the Arts

MICHIGAN CITY, IN – WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 12 – Lubeznik Center for the Arts (LCA) invites community members to get creative this spring. The center’s newest lineup of classes, workshops and camps offers plenty of opportunities for area children and adults to pursue their artistic passions. LCA’s spring session begins Monday, March 16. Adult offerings range from one-day […]

Columbus Crossing
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Art GALA to benefit Community Refugee and Immigration Services of Ohio

Columbus Cultural Arts Center, 139 West Main St., Columbus, Ohio. Public Auction of The Columbus Crossing Borders original paintings. While millions are fleeing war, terror and persecution, 34 artists and a film crew have engaged in a mission to inspire understanding, compassion and support. This mission, called the Columbus Crossing Borders Project, is currently touring […]

La Espina
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Owsley Museum at Ball State to feature modern paintings by Mexican artists

MUNCIE, Indiana — The David Owsley Museum of Art (DOMA) at Ball State University will host “Mexican Modernity: 20th-Century Paintings from the Zapanta Collection,” highlighting some of the most significant modern Mexican artists, from January 30 to May 3. Organized chronologically, the exhibition includes Early Masters, Mexican Muralists, Second-Generation Muralists, Introspective artists, the Rupture generation, and […]