Post Tagged with: "Virginia Ayress"

"Voices Her'd: Informed, Empowered," by Katie Yamasaki, on Sunset Park's 23 Street and Third Avenue (Photo by Zaira Cortés via El Diario).

Muralists Enrich Neighborhoods – Not Themselves

Culture, In the News, Latino, New York May 6, 2014 at 4:00 pm

The popular saying “If walls could talk” turns into reality in the vibrant murals found in the city’s Hispanic neighborhoods, but their creators find it almost impossible to live off the art, El Diario/La Prensa reports.

Virginia Ayress pintando los murales 'Y yo ya estaba', en el Sur de El Bronx. (Photo via El Diario/La Prensa)

Chilean’s Murals of Immigrants and Women Bring Art to Bronx Streets

Bronx, Culture August 17, 2012 at 7:00 pm

Artist Virginia Ayress’ murals adorn the walls of the South Bronx and Washington Heights, where she uses art to raise awareness on matters of social justice, El Diario La Prensa reports.