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Alebrijes: arte mágico que deleita a todas las edades enChicago

La Raza, May 2, 2018
El escultor y pintor de alebrijes Carlos Orozco lucha por un mercado justo para las comunidades indígenas oaxaqueñas y busca a través de la educación que la gente aprenda a valorar este tipo de arte
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Este pintoresco taller en Chicago busca resaltar la cultura mexicana con la leyenda de los alebrijes

Noticias Univision Chicago, April 22, 2018
El maestro Carlos Alberto Orozco Ocaña brinda los talleres en un café en Pilsen y enseña cómo construir estas artesanías mexicanas, que para él son un puente cultural.
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100 Nativity Scenes Highlight Variety of Interpretations

Chicago Tonight, Dec. 13, 2017
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Chicago knows this Oaxacan artist for his annual alebrije workshops. Now his ancestral hometown needs your help!

Gozamos, Sept. 21, 2017
Oaxacan indigenous artist and activist Carlos Orozco Ocaña, the founder and organizer of the indigenous artist collective Puech Ikots, is known to the Chicago community for the sold-out alebrije workshops he conducts during his visits to Chicago.
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El cuidadoso arte de crear alebrijes mexicanos

Noticias Telemundo, April 26, 2018
Desde Chicago, el escultor Carlos Orozco se dedica a enseñar a crear estos representantes de seres imaginarios, realizados con cartón o madera
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Artista mexicano llega a Chicago para impartir clases de pintura de alebrijes

Noticias Univision, March 22, 2018
El dinero de estas clases será donado a artistas oaxaqueños que se dedican a cuidar esta tradición cultural.
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In aftermath of Mexico earthquake, Day of Dead art class has special purpose

Chicago Tribune, Oct. 30, 2017
El dinero de estas clases será donado a artistas oaxaqueños que se dedican a cuidar esta tradición cultural.
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Searching for Our Ancestors: Mexican Artists at Arte Diseño Xicágo

Sixty, May 29, 2018
Arte Diseño Xicágo, which is on display through August 19th at the National Museum of Mexican Art, traces our community’s art history in Chicago back to the World’s Columbian Exposition (1893) and up to the Civil Rights Movement.
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