holiday sale/garden tour/open studio
sat dec 1, 2012 10am-5pm
sat dec 8, 2012 10am-5pm
sat dec 22, 2012 10am-5pm
(or by appointment)
Other events include:
dec 8 benefit auction, ave 50 gallery, 7-10pm
dec 9 self help graphics, 12-6pm
dec 15 anti- mall, 11-5pm location tbd
dec 15 ave 50 gallery, 7-11pm
dec 16, ave 50 gallery 12-4
dec 20 homegirl café art reception
(featuring jose ramirez and fabian debora)
dec 21 holiday shuffle
JOSE RAMIREZ is an artist, author, teacher and the father of 3 girls, Tonantzin, Luna and Sol. He received a BFA (1990) and an MFA (1993) in art from UC Berkeley. In 2001 he received the Brody Award/Getty Visual Arts Fellowship.
He has taught in LAUSD for over 14 years and is currently teaching 3rd grade at Esperanza Elementary in the Pico-Union neighborhood of Los Angeles.
He has illustrated 6 children's books including Quinito's Neighborhood (2005), Frog and Friends Save Humanity (2005), Zapata para los Niños (2004) and is currently working on Papito Dios (2007).
Among his commissions he has worked for several non-profit organizations, hospitals, cities, film and television companies and cultural centers across the country. In addition, he has lectured and exhibited his work in museums, universities, galleries and cultural centers in New York, Washington DC, San Francisco, San Diego, Texas, Japan and Mexico.
Saturday, December 1, 2012 to Friday, December 21, 2012
Ramirez-Aguilar Studio 1136 Stone St. Los Angeles, CA 90063