Jonathan Childress and Alan Hodson are the co-owners of Proper Printshop, a one of a kind print studio located in the heart of Central El Paso. The two have recently changed the way the community understands images and image making through their various projects and involvement in public festivals and programs through live printing. Proper recently printed thousands of free "Los Lagartos" prints for the re-opening of the San Jacinto Plaza with the help of visiting Master of S
Barrio Panther is a literary magazine for readers and non-readers alike. Its creators are dedicated to producing literature that "feels good to hold, is visually stunning and is a tool to create worlds." The magazine's Editor in Chief, Carlos "El Chuck" Espinoza, takes a moment to share his thoughts on what makes a community valuable, vibrant and sustainable. Carlos will be presenting on behalf of Barrio Panther at our upcoming Frijol Feasts! Enjoy this preview!
Jennifer Lucero will be presenting her incredible project, "Birth on the Border" on April 24, 2016 during Frijol Feasts. As a filmmaker and photographer, Jennifer has spent extensive time documenting, learning about and sharing stories about expectant families, birth and new mothers. She has experience in public health, having done advocacy work for people with HIV/AIDS and limited access to health care. Check out her projects here and here. Enjoy learning about her and her w