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In:Artist in Residence, Behind-the-Scenes, Chicano Art, Special Edition 2014

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The Artist Gaspar Enriquez grew up in the projects of El Paso, Texas, in El Segundo Barrio where Latino artists were few and far between. Fortunately for Gaspar, an artist, Mel Casas, lived next door and taught at his elementary school. Gaspar would catch rides to school from the artist/teacher, and on occasion, Mel Casas would

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In:Artist in Residence, Behind-the-Scenes, Chicana Art, Special Edition 2014

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The Artist Alma Lopez is a Mexican-born Chicana: she was born in Mexico and raised in the United States. Her family moved from Los Mochis, Mexico to Los Angeles when she was young, and they would make frequent trips back to Mexico. Like many Latinos, Lopez’s childhood traversed the US/Mexico border and exposed her to

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In:Artist in Residence, Austin, Behind-the-Scenes, Serigraphy

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Beili Liu Beili Liu recalls her childhood world growing up in Jilin, China as an entire reality that was vast and three-dimensional. She was always passionate about drawing and writing, and saw the practice and skill of these creative outlets as satisfying and pleasurable. As an adult, after spending some time in a design-oriented, two-dimensional

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Throughout the summer of 2014, the Serie Project produced a series of special, limited edition prints for our 2014 Residency. For 20 years, we have upheld the mission of the Serie Project by continuously collaborating with both established and emerging artists from all backgrounds and mediums to help them achieve their individual aspirations through the

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In:Events, Exhibitions, History, Printmaking, Sam Coronado

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In honor of the late Sam Z. Coronado, Consejo Gráfico, an independent network of print workshops that was formed to advance the legacy and viability of Latino printmaking in the United States, has put together a special collaborative portfolio titled El Corazón.  As a Chicano artist, educator and activist, Coronado impacted many lives and artists throughout

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This summer, the Serie Project will be producing a series of special, limited edition prints for our 2014 Residency. For 20 years, we have upheld the mission of the Serie Project by continuously collaborating with both established and emerging artists from all backgrounds and mediums to help them achieve their individual aspirations through the art of serigraphy. This

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In:Artist in Residence, Austin, Behind-the-Scenes, Serie XX, Serigraphy, Silkscreening

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The Man I started painting 20 years ago and will paint until my dying day – Phillips Brian Phillips was born an Ohio Buckeye in Greenville, Ohio. In 1995 he moved to Indianapolis where he lived for 15 years before moving to his current residence in Austin, TX. Phillips was always drawing as a child,

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Oscar Magallanes was born in Duarte, CA and was raised a few miles away in the Azusa Barrio. Growing up in this area, Magallanes became heavily influenced by the cultural and social elements of his upbringing. Despite his limited interaction with art, save for a few public art pieces around the neighborhood, Magallanes always knew

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We have all been there. Christmas is a mere week away and we have still not gotten that mother/sibling/best friend/boss/partner a gift. I get it, some people are just hard to shop for, whether they be hard-to-please or the kind of person who has everything. When it comes down to these last-minute decisions, I have

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    From October 19th to November 30th, we showcased our final Artist in Residency Program for the Serie Project, titled Serie XX. The exhibit was co-curated by our own Kelly Grajeda and Paloma Mayorga to occupy a new unconventional gallery space within Medical Arts Square near the University of Texas campus in Austin, Texas.

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