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“No Guacamole For Immigrant Haters”: the experience of a street artist painting the border in Arizona

 06/19/2017 - 10:52
Harriet Wood, “Hazard” es una artista urbana que dejó su obra solidaria plasmada en las paredes de Ajo, Arizona. Foto suministrada. 
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While hate seems to rise up across the world, the border town Ajo fights for hope through art

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Monday, June 19, 2017 - 10:30am
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Harriet Wood, "Hazard" is an urban artist who left her work of solidarity embodied in the walls of Ajo, Arizona. Photo supplied.

Opening Night for the Chinese Lantern Festival in Franklin Square

 05/09/2017 - 23:32
The Gate of Spring is one of the many lanterns on display during the Chinese Lantern Festival.  Photo: Peter Fitzpatrick/ AL DIA News

Peruvian artists try to make chalk sidewalk murals popular again

 05/04/2017 - 05:58
Peruvian artists Christian Ventura and Amador Quispe pose next to their chalk painting in La Paz, Bolivia, May 3, 2017. EFE/MARTIN ALIPAZ
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With the project, the Peruvians are hoping to promote pavement art in Bolivia.

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Thursday, May 4, 2017 - 5:45am
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Peruvian artists Christian Ventura and Amador Quispe pose next to their chalk painting in La Paz, Bolivia, May 3, 2017. EFE/MARTIN ALIPAZ

Antonio Banderas: "The best of my career is yet to come"

 03/27/2017 - 05:17
Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who suffered a heart attack two months ago, tells a press conference at the Malaga Spanish Film Festival on March 25, where he won a lifelong career award, that he is well and that the best of his career is yet to come. EFE/Daniel Perez
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Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who suffered a heart attack two months ago, said he is well and and wanting to get back to work." He is waiting to play Pablo Picasso in a film by Carlos Saura showing the creative process of the famous painting "Guernica." 

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Monday, March 27, 2017 - 5:15am
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Spanish actor Antonio Banderas, who suffered a heart attack two months ago, tells a press conference at the Malaga Spanish Film Festival on March 25, where he won a lifelong career award, that he is well and that the best of his career is yet to come. EFE/Daniel Perez

Mi Tierra: The American West as seen through the eyes of Latino artists

 03/21/2017 - 09:35
A new art exhibit in Denver explores contemporary life in the American West, as seen through the eyes of Latino artists and their immigrant experience. @denver.org
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Thirteen young Mexican-American artists explore the ideas of "home" and "place" in the American West in an exhibit called "Mi Tierra" at the Denver Art Museum. Artists tackled topics of immigration, identity struggle and colliding worlds.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 6:15am
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A new art exhibit in Denver explores contemporary life in the American West, as seen through the eyes of Latino artists and their immigrant experience. @denver.org

Alcalde: "My art reflects all that is going on in the contemporary world"

 03/21/2017 - 03:56
Alfredo Alcalde during an interview with EFE in Mexico City, Mexico on Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/Alex Cruz
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Alfredo Alcalde, one of the best-known artists in Peru, considers it an honor to paint murals in Mexico, the nation that made them a signature art form of its culture.

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Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - 3:45am
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Alfredo Alcalde during an interview with EFE in Mexico City, Mexico on Mar. 18, 2017. EFE/Alex Cruz

Painting for Freedom: Artists Host Local Workshops for Oscar Lopez-Rivera

 08/22/2016 - 13:20
Oscar Lopez Rivera.

'Después de la frontera/After the border' opens at Taller Puertorriqueño

 05/03/2016 - 16:24
'Después de la frontera/After the border' opens at Taller Puertorriqueño
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The exhibit honors the stories of unaccompanied immigrant youth, families, and young adults who fled their homes in Central America.

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Tuesday, May 3, 2016 - 4:08pm
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Fusing music and painting, artist connects with her 'ancient land'

 04/18/2016 - 14:50
Photo courtesy of Jaqueline Unanue

Cartas de amor de Frida Kahlo serán subastadas en NY

 04/10/2015 - 16:04
Frida Kahlo
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Alrededor de 25 cartas escritas por la artista mexicana serán subastadas en Doyles New York el 15 de abril. Irónicamente las cartas no están dirigidas a su esposo, el muralista Diego Rivera.

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Friday, April 10, 2015 - 3:31pm
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Frida Kahlo