Ricardo Ruiz

Ricardo Ruiz

Ricardo Ruiz was born and raised in Corpus Christi, Texas, and has been painting professionally there since 1986. His work examines the mysteries of life, love, and the commonality of the life experience. His love for Renaissance and Northern Renaissance painting is...
Philana Oliphant

Philana Oliphant

Homing and Swallow’s Bone belong to a new body of work exploring movement and migration due to climate change. As the human impact on the planet increases and pushes the world toward ecological disaster, both animals and people begin to move around the globe in new...
Patricia Reinhardt

Patricia Reinhardt

Patricia Reinhardt holds B.A.(history) and M.A. (aesthetic studies and humanities) degrees from UT, doctorate in ed leadership  (TAMUK/CC). Published, award-winning poet. Textiler focusing on unusual, repurposed or found materials. Interested in environmental...
Mayra Zamora

Mayra Zamora

Description of Work: “Una Nación/One Nation” is an abstracted view of the story of immigration, with tremendous color symbolism.  Blues for water, red strip to represent the blood spilled at the river, greens & brown for earth, yellow the heat, orange...
Monica Marie Garcia

Monica Marie Garcia

Brief Statement: Corpus Christi born muralist, artist, MFA graduate from TAMUCC, Senior Outreach instructor, and Summer Mural Arts Camp instructor for K Space Contemporary. I’ve created numerous murals for businesses, schools, and homes and participated and...
Michael Galullo

Michael Galullo

Statement: As a new transplant from the Connecticut coast between NYC and New Haven (Yale) it’s been interesting trying to internalize the indigenous codes and colors. This is a unique part of the country. I have been creating art since before I can remember. I was...