Are you a Tucson native? If not, where are you from? No. Guadalajara.
What are you doing downtown today? Part of Open Studio Tour.
Describe downtown in 3 words or less? energetic, expectation, art movement.
If downtown Tucson were a burrito what would be in it? definitely artists - the main ingredient, politicians to understand how important the art is, musicians, beans, cilantro
Have any significant events in your life happened in downtown? A lot. I had my first art exhibit at Arte Hispano. I met Luis Bernal, Luis Jimenez, and Judy Baca downtown. Downtown has been the key of my career.
Photo & interview by Julie Ray, 11/09/08