Inspiring Latina of the Week: Artist S. Whittaker
Inspiring Latina of the Week: Artist S. Whittaker
By Valerie Tejeda | 06/04/2013 - 11:22

Latina artist S. Whittaker recently launched her first 3D art exhibit in New York called "Time Signature." Using oil and acrylic based portraits on wooden canvases, Whittaker painted pictures of many of her favorite musicians, including Celia Cruz, Bob Marley, Marc Anthony and Ruben Blades.


Read more
Handicap Artist Juan Agudelo
Juan Agudelo Has No Arms Or Legs, Draws With His Heart
By Sugey Palomares | 11/20/2012 - 15:24

Juan Agudelo has an art portfolio rich with hand drawn pieces of artwork that proves the value and strength and determination. The 20-year-old artist from Colombia was born without legs or arms, and has achieved exceptional skills despite his disability.

Born with an underdeveloped forearm and one finger, Juan started to create sketches at the age of six. Over the years, the LaGuardia Community College student has perfected his own technique for drawing still life and hopes to become an architect someday.


Read more
2011 Albums
The 11 Best Albums of the Year by Latino Artists!
By Adriana Rivera | 12/29/2011 - 22:42

2011 was packed with great records by Latino artists who perform in varying genres. Latinos are represented in the pop, rock, hip-hop, and even country music formats. We compiled a list of the top albums of the year by Latino artists. We intended to pick 10, but there were so many great albums that we had to pick 11! See if your favorites made the list!


Read more