Photo courtesy of Bullock Texas State History Museum

Spend an afternoon with official Texas State Artist Vincent Valdez as he shares images from his recent work, The Strangest Fruit, a powerful painting series that re-stages and responds to a troubling page of Texas history. The event will feature a live performance of corridos, traditional folk ballads closely tied to the identity and history of the Texas-Mexico border region.

 

Spend an afternoon with official Texas State Artist Vincent Valdez as he shares images from his recent work, The Strangest Fruit, a powerful painting series that re-stages and responds to a troubling page of Texas history. The event will feature a live performance of corridos, traditional folk ballads closely tied to the identity and history of the Texas-Mexico border region.

Spend an afternoon with official Texas State Artist Vincent Valdez as he shares images from his recent work, The Strangest Fruit, a powerful painting series that re-stages and responds to a troubling page of Texas history. The event will feature a live performance of corridos, traditional folk ballads closely tied to the identity and history of the Texas-Mexico border region.

WHEN

WHERE

Bullock Texas State History Museum
1800 N. Congress Ave.
Austin, TX 78701
http://www.thestoryoftexas.com/visit/calendar/texas-artist-series-vincent-valdez-20160402

TICKET INFO

Admission is free.
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