As part of the annual On/Off Fredricksburg Road Studio Tour, February 20-21, 2016 Centro Cultural Aztlan will present Vuelo de Mariposas Spring Market, an indoor/outdoor artisan market of fine-crafts, paintings, and wearable art by some of San Antonio’s most noted artist, including live painting and body art demonstration by Death from a Brush.
Centro Cultural Aztlan has produced and presented the annual Segundo de Febrero exhibit in an effort to preserve Mexican American history and culture. This exhibit commemorates the 168th anniversary of the treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo, the ending of the U.S. Mexican war, and the redistribution of a border creating a new bicultural citizenry with a new consciousness of Mexican American dual identity, history and traditions.
Lead Artist and Ramon Vasquez y Sanchez, along with local and regional artists and poets honor the diverse contributions of Mexican Americans in the Arts and other fields with a group exhibition.
Participating artists include: Lillie Baltazar, Graciela Barraza-Vega, Maria R. Chavez, Cindy Dire, Jose Esquivel, Sandra Estrada, Rosa Flores Fernandez, Antonio Garcia, Juan J. Garza, Sandra Gonzalez, Clemente Guzman, Jeffrey Hull, Art Koenig, Lupe “Spike” Muñoz, Alexandra Nelipa, Israel Rico, Raul Servín, Victor Tello, Javier Ramon Vasquez, Joe R. Villarreal, Stephanie Zapata and Dolores Zapata Murff.
The exhibit, which is free and open to the public, is on view throughout the month of February and during the scheduled hours of the On & Off Fredericksburg Road Studio Tour on February 20-21, 2016.
Viewing hours are M-F 9AM-5PM.
Opening Reception Tuesday, February 2, 2016