Monday, August 29, 2016

Going, and going and going...

Prints and the Carpeta artists keep going, and going, and going...(see Post-Momentum post earlier)



Arturo Negrete and Taller 75 Grados returns to Proper Print Shop in El Paso, with a print show during the Art en Vivo event, which he pioneered in Mexico City.  Taller 75 Grados printed 10 editions for the Desert Triangle Print Carpeta. Live printing of Robert Dozal and Amanda Carrillo prints:


September 1st, Thursday, at Proper Printshop --
Featuring work from Mexico City,
produced by Taller 75 Grados,
during Art en Vivo live printing



The Desert Triangle Print Carpeta will be showing/vending in Silver City for the Southwest Print Fiesta, during Labor Day weekend -- September 2, 3, and 4.  Taller 75 Grados will be there as well.


Picture of Henry Morales,
with the press he made,
pulling his print which we will show in Silver City







Martin Quintanilla is showing his prints and paintings in Pátzcuaro, Michoacan, Mexico (opening Sept 2nd).  We have exhibited various prints from the Desert Triangle in Patzcuaro, at the El Centro Cultural Antiguo Colegio Jesuita, on two occasions -- September 2015 and March 2016.


will be showing his prints and paintings
during September in Patzcuaro, Mexico


with his new press in Patzcuaro,
which was made in Oaxaca



Francisco Delgado did two new lithography prints at La Ceiba Grafica near Xalapa, Vera Cruz, Mexico.  Manuel Guerra produced his co-edition for the Desert Triangle, at La Ceiba.

Francisco Delgado's new lithography print


2nd print by Francisco Delgado,



Pavel Acevedo of our carpeta, has been collaborating with prints with Christin Apodaca of El Paso (who currently has an article in Fusion Magazine #93): 







Also, Pavel is in a show at the Riverside Art Museum -- Self Help Graphics:Aztlán, the Permanent Collection, and Beyond  -- August 28, 2016 - January 15, 2017.  It's mentioned in this blog article.  Pavel says that Desert Triangle artists Zeke Peña and Los Dos are also in this Riverside exhibition.

Also, Pavel is selling prints at the International Print Museum near LA, on October 1st.




Tino Ortega did a print for Art en Vivo at Proper Printshop in El Paso, June 16:






Zeke Peña has a painting show at the Chamizal National Monument museum in El Paso, which opened in August.  3 paintings were "augmented" by Augment El Paso.









Zeke also had an exhibition with a similar theme, at the Rubin Center on the UTEP campus (University of Texas at El Paso), opening September 15th:





Plus, there is this mural collaboration in El Paso in a Trost building, in mid-September, between Zeke and Desert Triangle artist Pavel Acevedo of Riverside (see one of the artists above).


Zeke and Pavel
collaborating on a mural in El Paso
(assisted by Rogelio Lozano
of Loco Workshop)


Zeke also has a Bravo/Grande exhibit at the Roswell Museum of Art in New Mexico, October 28, 2016-March 5, 2017.



Nani Chacon "unveiled" her mural on August 26th, at Washington Middle School.  The Albuquerque Journal published an article about her mural.




Resilience in progress,
on Washington Middle School,
Albuquerque, New Mexico

Nani also made an installation for the National Museum of Mexican Art in Chicago, opening September 23rd, 2016.

Nani's installation at the National Museum of Mexican Art



Los Dos will be curating a mural project at the upcoming Chalk the Block festival in El Paso, October 14 - 16:





Los Dos is also showing in Ciudad Juarez, at Galeria THUB, September 26 - 30, 2016.




Gonzalo Espinosa, with Alex Garza, finished installing the ceramic mosaic murals they made in Tucson, at the Plaza Roberto Maestas in Seattle. Inauguration in Seattle on October 1st.

 The Tucson Lumies will mention this project.




November 7 -30, Gonzalo exhibited his Desert Triangle serigraph, at the Instituto Cultural El Refugio, in Tlaquepaque, Jalisco.  He was showing with artists from the class he graduated, from the Escuela de Artes Plasticas de la Universidad de Guadalajara -- Generacion del 74.


Gonzalo showed his Desert Triangle print
in an exhibition from the class of '74
of the artists of the University of Guadalajara




Joe Marshall is giving woodblock printing classes at both the Tucson Community Printshop and The Drawing Studio this fall.  For more info -- www.yaybig.com



Joe Marshall is giving fall classes:

Joe's daughter Reyna
is helping Joe out
at Tanline

Joe is also in the Faculty show at The Drawing Studio in Tucson, opening October 1st






Cimi did a mural in downtown El Paso, at 523 S. Campbell, in Segundo Barrio.  It was also "augmented" by Augment El Paso:

KTEP interview about Cimi's 
"Barrio Soul" mural


Cimi's new "Barrio Soul" mural
in Segundo Barrio, El Paso
(featuring a big portrait of Steve Crosno,
famous radio DJ)




Tanya Rich posed for this beautiful portrait by Mano Sotelo, which he will exhibit at the Pima Community College faculty show in Tucson, at the Bernal Gallery, opening September 8th.



September 9th, opening night



Mykl Wells spent the summer in Italy creating a huge cardboard sculpture "egg," for the Cartasia, Biennale Internzionale della Carta, in Lucca, Italy.






Yorch (Jorge Perez) had a serigraph made by Taller 75 Grados of his sculpture project made with a bus,  in Ciudad Juarez, Mexico.

Print about the
"Ser Fronterizo"sculpture project
in Ciudad Juarez



Rudy Flores did a "CANstruction" sculpture,
from a 3D scan of a child's head, 
and showed it in the mall



Rudy Flores 
is exhibiting his Army Man Project,
of 3D scans and 3D prints 
of Tucson artists and people,
in January 2017






MetalPhysic Foundry of Tucson
eventually to be a bronze sculpture


RUBEN URREA MORENO


Ruben Urrea Moreno is part of the September exhibition at the Contreras Gallery in Tucson (Michael Contreras also was in the Desert Triangle Print Carpeta):



"Mother Nopal"

"Through the Dark Rift
in the Journey 
to Xibalba"


Ruben also painted a mural for the new Fry's grocery store on Valencia in Tucson (1795 West Valencia Street -- December 2016):



New mural by Ruben Urrea Moreno







Federico Villaba is co-organizing the annual photography exhibition -- Foto Frontera -- at La Fe Culture and Technology Center, opening in September 23rd.  721 S Ochoa St, El Paso.



Foto Frontera is the conception of Jesus “Cimi” Alvarado, artist and art/cultural director at La Fe. Returning for their third year as curators are the husband/wife photography team of Arturo M. and Vallarie Enriquez, and Federico Villalba.

Article in Fusion Magazine covering the exhibition --  Wandering Along La Frontera: Camera in Hand | Foto Frontera 2016.



Chris Bardey of Las Cruces, made a serigraph at Proper Printshop in El Paso, for their Art in Vivo Thursday night event, September 29th.







Rogo had a room at the Monsoon Collective show,
in Tucson, Saturday, October 8th



Tim Razo made a serigraph during Art en Vivo at Proper Printshop in El Paso, on Oct 6th.  Then he painted that same image on the wall of the Convention Center in downtown El Paso for Chalk the Block 2016.




Tim Razo
also made a mural from his print




was selling his prints
on Nov 6th, in Albuquerque's South Valley



Print Zero print exchange

Some of the Desert Triangle artists, and friends,  participated in the Print Zero Print Exchange #9,  2016 of Seattle:


of El Paso


of Tucson

of Albuquerque


of Tucson


of El Paso


of El Paso


Samuel A Garcia


Manuel Guerra and crew got really busy at Horned Toad Press in El Paso, to crank out prints for the Print Zero Print Exchange #9:














Also submitted to the Print Zero Print Exchange:

In the past, the Print Zero Print Exchange has self-published a catalog on Lulu of juried prints:

Print Zero Print Exchange #7


Print Zero Print Exchange #8


 Our YayBig Print Exchange also self-published a catalog on Lulu.


UPDATE:  The call just went out for the Horned Toad Print Exchange II

UPDATE:  Print Zero sorts out the prints by Halloween, 2016. 

 They had 111 participants from the United States, Canada, Ireland, France, England, Ukraine, Australia, New Zealand,Taiwan, Thailand, and Germany.
 


"The complete print exchange will be shown at the Inscape Arts Building in Seattle in November and December (exact dates to be confirmed) Opening is 1 - 6pm on Saturday November 19th. 815 Seattle Blvd South, Seattle WA 98134"





UPDATE:  First Print Zero Print Exchange show November 19th, 2016.



Then SATURDAY Nov. 19th, 1 - 6pm at Inscape Arts Bldg 
Print Zero Print Exchange #9 Show Opening : 111 participants! 
- Print Zero / Inscape Arts Open Studios Event: Come see the studio!


Plus, the selection has come out, and 3 of our guys made the cut:

"This year's juror, Jeremy Cody, has selected 26 prints for the traveling show and catalog. Congrats to the following who were selected:"

Maria Doering
John Bergmeier  
Jenn Rodriguez  
Samantha Tran  
Samuel Garcia  
Clarissa Plank  
Carrie Lingscheit  
Diane Davis    
Connor Furr    
Lisa Turner  
Bill Hall  
Hernann Rommel  
Paul Monarrez  

David Mohalatee
Amy Foltz
Hyun-Jin Kim
Becky Birinyi
Michael Devito
Wuon Gean Ho
Kathy Liao
Marina Montes
McKinley Smith
Marijke Keyser
Larissa MacFarlane
Praween Paingchoompoo
Kim Van Someren / Claire Cowie


A video of all the prints is on Facebook: