Erin Cluley Gallery, which just opened in West Dallas is exhibiting Texas born artist Rene Trevino for the first show at the gallery. Ancient Aztec and Mexican symbolism is used in Rene’s installations, to address “a personal quest for heroism”. Bravo to this Mexican American who is making a statement through art.
"When I first met her, she was dating another guy. He didn’t like me talking to her, so he waited for me outside of class one day and beat me up. But I didn’t give up on her. I started biking and swimming and learning to box. I got skinnier than you are. Then the next time I saw him, he came over to me and said: ‘You want another round?’ And I said: ‘This will be the last round!’ Then I knocked him out in two punches."
(Mexico City, Mexico)
Brandon from the wonderful blog Humans of New York is currently in Mexico City, Mexico! Go check out some of the awesome Mexican humans he speaks to, so far the above couple is my favorite.
Working to develop the best sense of self. Working to be successful at what we do. Working hard to play hard. Posting to this site as positive reinforcement for friends and family in California, Mexico, Spain and beyond.