Summer/Fall 2017 events

Deep in the Vault of Texas: A Campus Collaboration, LBJ Presidential Library, University of Texas, Austin, Texas

https://www.texasmonthly.com/promotion/vaults-of-texas-exhibit/

https://news.utexas.edu/2017/04/04/ten-campus-museums-partner-for-display-at-lbj-library”

Fall 2017  

We the Immigrants, Washington Printmakers Gallery,  Washington D.C.  opening October 14th http://www.washingtonprintmakers.com/2017-10-exhibit-we-the-immigrants/

Diversity-Driven:1975-2017″, The Printed Image Galleries. Brandywine Workshop and Archives, Philadelphia, PA opening October 11th

Open Studio, October 8, 12-5 p.m. Northeast section

https://www.philaopenstudios.org/artist-profile/marta-sanchez

2015 -20      Pennsylvania Icons, The State Museum of Pennsylvania, Harrisburg, PA http://statemuseumpa.org/exhibits/permanent-exhibits/

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marta sanchez

Marta Sanchez is inspired by traditional Mexican folk art expressions. Her works on paper follow the social and cultural traditions of Mexican and Chicano/a Art. Marta has been working on a series of paintings of the San Antonio train yards near her childhood home. She explores the role of trains in the Mexican migration through the Southern Pacific. Carpas, traveling circus and vaudeville troupes that performed throughout Mexico. A collaborative suite of Carpa related serigraphs titled Transcendental Train Yards has been published with Chicana poet Norma E. Cantú. Her work is in the collections of The Philadelphia Museum of Art, The McNay Art Museum, The National Museum of Mexican Art in Chicago and other museum in the U.S. and Cheech Marin. She is the founder of grassroots organization "Cascarones Por La Vida," which assists families affected by HIV/AIDS. Her work is currently archived at the Benson Latin American Collection at University of Texas at Austin.