Press

2017

Melody Main, "Feminism in Local Art," Girl Power Magazine, Spring 2017.

 

2016

"Puro Chingón" KLRUArts in Context Shorts, http://www.klru.org/blog/2016/07/arts-in-context-shorts-puro-chingon/


NBC Universal, "Curve Report: Recollectives," http://thecurvereport.com/article/recollectives/

 

Elena Meija, "Puro Chingón Collective aims to reform ‘white-centric’ Austin art scene," Daily Texan, March 8, 2016, http://www.dailytexanonline.com/2016/03/08/puro-ching%C3%B3n-collective-aims-to-reform-%E2%80%98white-centric%E2%80%99-austin-art-scene

 

2015

Joy Diaz, "Watch This Stunning Día De Los Muertos Face Painting:The surprising history behind the traditional 'La Calavera Catrina' makeup women wear to celebrate the Day of the Dead," Texas Standard, October 29, 2015, http://www.texasstandard.org/stories/watch-a-make-up-artist-create-the-elegant-skull-for-dia-de-los-muertos/

 

Cindy Casares, "Puro Chingón Collective Says Selena Is Art History," Latina.com, May 23, 2015, http://www.latina.com/lifestyle/our-issues/puro-chingon-art-collective-selena-merchandise

 

Kate Messer, "Siempre Selena," Austin Chronicle, April 10, 2015.

 

Elda Silva, "Mini-Art Museum returns to CAM," San Antonio Express News, March 3, 2015.

 

2014

Third Woman Press Collective, “Feminist Feminist Fistbumps: Claudia Zapata, A Texas-Born Artist with a Knack for Blending Art, History, and Culture,” Third Woman Press.com, September 8, 2014, http://www.thirdwomanpress.com/feminist-fistbumps-claudia-zapata-a-texas-born-artist-with-a-knack-for-blending-art-history-and-culture/

 

Barbara Calderón-Douglass, “The Rise of Austin’s Puro Chingón Collective and ChingoZine!” Remezcla, April 25, 2014, http://www.remezcla.com/2014/latin/the-rise-of-austins-puro-chingon-collective-and-chingozine/.

 

Casey Kelly-Barton, “Presenting Latino Art,” Texas Journey, March/April 2014.

 

2013

Katie Friel, “Mexic-Arte Museum's La Noche del Patronato kicks off exhibit that allows everyone to collect art,” austin.culturemap.com, December 9, 2013, http://austin.culturemap.com/news/arts/12-09-13-mexicarte-museum-exhibit-show-La-noche-del-patronato/.

 

Laura Zapata, “Hot Spots,” Cosmopolitan for Latinas, Fall 2013.

 

Nancy Flores. “Cult film screenings, music shows in Austin,” Austin American Statesman: Austin 360, August 30, 2013.

 

Alana Coates, “The Art Expert’s Guide for Touring Texas,” Art Magazine SA, Vol. 1, No. 2.

 

"Masked", KLRUArts, KLRU-TV, Austin PBS, 04:51 min, 2013.

 

2012

“The Emma S. Barrientos Mexican American Cultural Center Congratulates the Recipients of the Awards of Excellence,” austintexas.gov, December 10, 2012,  http://www.austintexas.gov/blog/emma-s-barrientos-mexican-american-cultural-center-congratulates-recipients-awards-excellence.

 

Jason Urban, “Industry and Inkslingers,” Printeresting.org, November 12, 2012, http://www.printeresting.org/2012/11/12/industry-and-inkslingers/.

 

Francisco Vara-Orta, “Creatures continue flight into popular culture,” mysanantonio.com, October 14, 2012, http://www.mysanantonio.com/news/education/article/Creatures-continue-flight-into-popular-culture-3948247.php.

 

Nancy Flores, “Printmaker captures horror of drug war,” austin360.com, June 8, 2012, http://www.austin360.com/news/entertainment/arts-theater/printmaker-captures-horror-of-drug-war-1/nRpLT/.

 

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin, “Mexic-Arte plays host to cart project started by Mexico City artist,” austin360.com, April 11, 2012, http://www.austin360.com/news/entertainment/arts-theater/mexic-arte-plays-host-to-cart-project-started-by-2/nRzdL/.

 

Julie Knutson, “Graphic history: Print exhibit demonstrates the drama of revolutionary Mexican politics,” houston.culturemap.com, March 16, 2012, http://houston.culturemap.com/news/entertainment/03-16-13-graphic-history-print-exhibit-demonstrates-the-drama-of-revolutionary-mexican-politics/.

 

Nancy Flores, “Photo project focuses on 31,000 people who haven't lost hope amid violent drug war in Mexico,” austin360.com, February 3, 2012, http://www.austin360.com/news/entertainment/arts-theater/photo-project-focuses-on-31000-people-who-havent-2/nRkCk/.

 

2011

Viridiana Ramirez, “Talavera Tile: More Than Just a Tile, It’s a Work of Art,” popularhispanics.com, 2011.

 

Elda Silva, “Artists depict the history, politics of corn; Exhibit inspired by reaction to tortilla price hike,” mysanantonio.com, July 17, 2011, http://www.mysanantonio.com/life/article/Artists-depict-the-history-politics-of-corn-1466460.php.

 

Ashley Chaney Ortiz, “Voces de las Pérdidas at Mexic-Arte,”austinvida.com, March 22, 2011, http://austinvida.com/city-culture/2011/voces-de-las-perdidas-at-mexic-arte/.

 

2010

Robert Faires, “Forever Young:The alumni artists of 'YLA 15' continue to transform our world into their own,” austinchronicle.com, August 13, 2010, http://www.austinchronicle.com/arts/2010-08-13/1068619/.

 

Jeanne Claire van Ryzin, “Mexic-Arte Museum's Young Latino Artists exhibit goes beyond cultural identity,” Austin American Statesman, July 31, 2010, http://www.austin360.com/arts/mexic-arte-museums-young-latino-artists-exhibit-goes-833596.html.

 

Wayne Alan Brenner, “Arts Review:  El Maiz es Nuestra Vida/ Maize is Our Life” Austin Chronicle, May 14, 2010, http://www.austinchronicle.com/arts/2010-05-14/1028460/.

 

Alysha Hernandez, “Traveling exhibit explores the symbolism of maize,” Austin Vida, May 5, 2010, http://www.austinvida.com/uncategorized/2010/traveling-exhibit-explores-the-symbolism-of-maiz/.

 

Michael Olson, Interview with Michael Olson: “El Maiz es Nuestra Vida,” Texas Public Media,  April 15, 2010, http://78702.org/2010/04/el-maize-es-nuestra-vida/.

 

2008

Jeanne Claire Ryzin, “Mexico’s Original Rock Stars,” Austin American Statesman, July 31, 2008.