Stereotype: ME SO HUNGRY- in Austin
Stereotype: ME SO HUNGRY- in Austin: Please visit this link to read my response to stereotypical Asian images perpetuated by an Austin food vendor
Source Painting by Literatti – An Artistic Blog
Returning Fisherman, Fernando Amorsolo
The Philippine artist Fernando Amorsolo (1892-1972) was a portraitist and painter of rural land scapes. He is best known for his craftsmanship and mastery in the use of light.
Niki Escobar is an adopted Pilipina born in the Bataan, and raised in The Bay Area. She graduated from the Creative Writing program at San Francisco State University, and currently teaches community based poetry. Her poems, paintings, and prose can be found in literary magazines and collections like Mythium, Red Wheelbarrow, The Walrus, Maganda Magazine, and Walang Hiya: Literature Taking Risks Toward Liberatory Practice. She works with the differently-abled as a wellness educator, and speaker for LGBTQ awareness. She lives in the Bay Area with her son.
She is not a snobby artist(she crosses her heart), despite writing this bio in third person. Leave her a message and she'll be your BFF.
Follow Niki at http://bookandbolo.tumblr.com/