Joe Lopez: "Yo Soy Como Soy" Opening Reception

Presented by La Peña at La Peña, Austin TX

Dec 14
Joe Lopez: "Yo Soy Como Soy" Opening Reception

Join La Peña to celebrate the art of Joe Lopez. Meet the Artist and Opening Reception: Friday, December 14, 2018 from 6-8pm Live Music by Johnny Degollado This event is free and open to the public.

About Joe Lopez

Lopez’ art captures a unique place in time where border “barrio” culture embraced the history and traditions of two countries. Lopez spent his early life in a South Texas barrio hidden near Alamo Heights in San Antonio, Texas. Most locals are unaware that such a place existed. “El Barrio Escondido” (The Hidden Neighborhood) created a vivid cultural backdrop of family ties, religion and social influences that are evident in Lopez’ work. His art relays a salt-of-the-earth

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ADMISSION INFO

Free Admission

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES *

  • Dec 14, 2018 at 06:00 pm - 08:00 pm (Fri)
* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

PHOTOS

  • Joe's Iconic Gallo Art

LOCATION

La Peña

227 Congress Avenue, Austin, TX 78701

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PARKING INFO

Public parking

ACCESSIBILITY INFO

    • Wheelchair Access

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