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2014 Annual Christmas Art Show


The Gallery's annual art show will kickoff at 11:00 AM Friday, December 12, 2014 and run until midnight Saturday the 13th.  The show will feature new art by Rafael Garcia, an art installation by Victor Hugo Garcia and this month's ongoing exhibit presenting works by Mauro Martinez and David Berrones.  Gifts from Casa Yoga and additional art from Dolores Jarvis, Dwayne McGee, Tami Gomez, Gaby Ceballos, Jessica Diez Barroso and Pati Figueroa will also be on display.  There will be a book signing by Norita Montemayor as well as poetry by Nadia D. Luna of Austin, TX.  A wine tasting and food will also be available for guests.  The show will culminate Saturday evening with a post-event celebration from 9:00 PM to 12:00 AM BYOB.   All are invited and welcome to attend!


Rafael Garcia is an American polymath currently living and working out of Laredo.  He graduated from the University of Texas at Austin in 2007 with a degree in Political Science.  After graduation he worked in the second largest US immigration firm for 5 years before discovering the camera.   Within a year of discovering the camera, he resigned from his position at the firm to pursue photography full-time.  Primarily self-taught, he started out doing portraits and shoots for his love of the art form.  His professional career began with Real Estate Photography and expanded to Architecture and Portrait Photography.  It has since evolved to include video, website design and creative marketing.  His work is concerned with the structures, patterns and lines that make up our existence and how it all connects and frames the emotional fluidity and ephemeral nature of man.