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Fiesta Dancers Revamped

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Katrina Clements

August 21, 2018

The fiberglass sculpture of the infamous Fiesta Dancers created by Luis Jimenez was reglazed this summer to give a fresh glossy look to the work. The sculpture being installed outside the UTSA Student Union in 1996, however this work is not unique to UTSA as there are four other statues around the country.  ...

Spring 2017 BFA exhibitions showcase UTSA’s artists #2

Leah Feneley

April 5, 2017

Cherise ‘Rhys’ Munro Cherise ‘Rhys’ Munro is a Detroit native who previously worked within the structural steel industry; her experiences prior to attending UTSA explain her interest in the subject matter of architecture and geometric shapes. Munro refers to herself as a “visual artist” becau...

Art over advertising: The fight for Prada, Marfa

November 12, 2013

Brett Calvert/ The Paisano In the small West Texas town of Marfa an empty fashion store stands idle on the outskirts of U.S. Route 90. From afar it looks like a dilapidated building, but upon closer inspection its sleek, bold letters spell one word any fashion lover would automati...