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Changarrito with Sixto-Juan Zavala

July 11, 2015 @ 12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Changarrito with Sixto-Juan Zavala

Each month a new artist is invited to display and sell their artwork on the Changarrito cart in front of the Mexic-Arte Museum. Visitors are able to purchase artworks and 100% of the proceeds goes directly to the artist. Come check it out!

Saturday, July 11, 2015 from 12:00 – 3:00pm
Sunday, July 12, 2015 from 12:00 – 3:00pm
Saturday, July 18, 2015 from 12:00 – 3:00pm
Sunday, July 19, 2015 from 12:00 – 3:00pm

Sixto-Juan Zavala was born and raised in south Texas. He is an art director, designer, and illustrator, who earned a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Communication Design from Texas State University (2010). He specializes in identity work, poster design, illustration, and their applications in social media. Zavala’s work reflects his interest in popular culture, especially art, fashion, music, and literature. His use of illustration, collage, and custom typography creates layered and evocative imagery.

Zavala has created designs for corporations such as Taco Cabana and Goodwill in San Antonio. From 2010 through 2013 Zavala worked at BradfordLawton, LLC, a San Antonio based agency specializing in corporate strategy, brand transformation, and advertising. Zavala also serves as art director and VJ (Video Jockey) for Essentials, a multi-media applied arts collective.

Zavala has published in Graphis New Talent Annual for 2011 and is the winner of several awards: the Sue Reynolds Memorial Award; a Ralph Award at the 2010 Creative Summit; and winner of the 2010 DSVC David Kampa Judges Choice Award. His work on Elumicor’s print ads won BradfordLawton, LLC a 2011 Gold Addy. Two of his illustrations have been published in I.T Post Magazine (F/W 2012). Zavala had his first solo exhibition of poster designs at Silkwörm Gallery, San Antonio in May 2013. Zavala’s digital collages, Floral Alchemy, commissioned by Cedar Communications (an international creative and commercial content agency), was featured in the creative community website Behance in June 2012 as well as the publication Plant Kingdom: Design with Plant Aesthetics 2015.

Sixto-Juan Zavala, Floral Geometry II (detail), Digital Collage, 2013

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Date:
July 11, 2015
Time:
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm

Organizer

Mexic-Arte Museum

Venue

Mexic-Arte Museum
419 Congress Ave
Austin, TX 78701 United States

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