Carlos Almaraz: Playing With Fire

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Friday, October 25 at 7:00pm

This is the intimate untold story of the legendary painter, Carlos Almaraz. It chronicles the life of an extradordinarly artist and his impact on the Chicano Art Movement; the challenges, the demons, the struggles, the travels, the explorations through sexuality and art movements around the globe. It also shines a light upon the insidious dimensions of  the AIDS epidemic during the 80's.

Discussion to follow.

 

Sponsored by Trinity University Lecturs and Visiting Scolars Program, Norma Cantú, Ph.D., Mexico the Americas and Spain, and the departments of Art and Art History, Communication, Human Communications, History, Modern Languages and Literature s, Philosophy, Political Science, Sociology and Anthropology, and Women's and Gender Studies.

Esperanza Center 922 San Pedro Ave, San Antonio, 78212