Join us for a glass of wine as visual artist Jason Valdez talks to us about his experiences and the way that he has found connections between the vocational trades and the fine arts.From McAllen, Texas, Jason Valdez grew up around a unique mix of artistic and industrial influences. The son of a mechanic/welder and singer, Valdez uses recollections of his growing years, portraying the life of the working class in his works, using the palette as a way to show the viewer that art is not unlike a vocational trade. A Fine Arts teacher by profession, Valdez is currently obtaining a Masters of Fine Arts from Texas A&M University in Corpus Christi.
Who : Jason Valdez - Artist
Where : Puente Art Studio 741 E Elizabeth St. Downtown Brownsville, TX 78520
Time : 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm