Artist Mentions & Publications

Northwest Side Hero:Janice Aponte,


Memoir for Me

August 28,2018






























Meet the Arts Organization Directly Aiding Puerto Rico's Hurricane Maria Victims, One Year Later,


September 10 ,2018




























Cuando el Arte y Los Negocios se Funden,

Negocios Now Chicago

Eduardo Alegria

Edicion Marzo 8,2018





All Women 2018 ART Exhibition,

Light Space and Time online Art Gallery

Special Recognition Award - Frida Broken Dreams











CBS Local News:Inspired by family Chicago ArtistsLaunch Auction to Aid

Puerto Rico,by Diamaris Martino,10/25/17











12 More Ways to Help Hurricane Victims in Puerto Rico, Mexico 

Mina Bloom, Ariel Cheung and Alisa Hauser,10/12/17


La Casa Chicago, CPRAP: The Chicago Puerto Rican Artists Project

New Wave Artist. ARTIST WEEKLY



The Artist Weekly

Higlighted Artist

Front Cover art image,"Holding Hope" art piece

Vol.4 Issue 34, December 7, 2015

by Eva Snyde

















Highlighted Artist

August 31, 2015

by Alisa Hauser


















Highlighted Artist

Featured art image - "The Three Kings"

July 26, 2015

by Michael Joyce, News-Sun



















Higlighted Artist

February 1st, 2014



Feautured artist of the week

June 2011Week

by Alisa Hauser












Events 2018:

Arte Al Rescate Fund Raiser

City Winery Chicago

Grand Lobby

Proceeds to aid Puerto Rico

March 31st 2018


Arte Al Rescate Fund Raiser

Hurricane Maria Relief Exhibit

Studio Arts Community Gallery

PRAA Humboldt Park Field House

1440 N Sacramento Ave, 2nd Floor

April 28th 2018

Arte Al Rescate Fund Raiser


4200 West Diversey

May 12, 2018

Appetizers and Live Entertainment


for information on how you can help rebuild

Puerto Rico.

Shows & Exhibits 2017

Arte Al Rescate Fund Raiser for Hurricane Maria Relief

Hairpin Arts Center

2810 West Milwaukee ave.

October 17,2017

6th Annual Lincoln Square Art Show

Gala Artist Reception

Sharpenberg Gallery

Dank Haus German Cultural Center

4740 N Western Ave.

October 6-27,2017

Boricua Art Exhibit

October 14th  

San Antonio, Texas

Glenwood Art Festival

August 19-20

Rodgers Park

Frida @110 ChimMaya Gallery

Sunday, July 30

5283 E. Beverly Blvd.

Los Angeles, CA

Open Studio Collective

StartWork Studios

3323 West Diversey Ave. Studio #3h

Barrio Art Festival

July 8-9

The National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture, Chicago


Sunday, May 21st


Dedicated To You Mother

2000 E. Abram St.

Arlington, Texas 


March 22,2017

Exhibiting Artist

Holding Hope - Permanent Collection

Music of My Soul - Permanent Collection

Shows & Exhibits 2016

August 22, 2016 - Opening

September 23, 2016

October 28, 2016-Art in the Dark

Glenwood Art Fest

August 20-21,

Bandera a Bandera

Division street, Chicago

Sept  3-4

West Loop Art Fest

Sept 17-18

Edgewater Arts Festival

3332 W. Foster ave, Chicago

Sept 24-25

Wednesday Art Market

The Daley Plaza

Downtown Chicago,Loop

June 15th


Highland Art Center Art Fest

June 25-26


16th Annual Barrio Arts Festival

The National Museum of Puerto Rican

Arts & Culture

3015 West Division St., Chicago

July 9-10, 2016


SouthPort Art Fest

3700 N Southport Ave

July 16-17,2016


Lincoln Park Wine Fest

Jonquil Park - Sheffield Ave


May 21-22


Latino Art Now! 2016

Depaul Art Museum

Guest artist, artist collective


Shows & Exhibits 2015

Mixed Media Hearts Family Workshop

Sponsored by the National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture and The Chicago Park District

November 7, 14 and 21st, 2015

The Boathouse Gallery, Humboldt Park

Chicago, IL


Homecoming - That's PuertoRican Exhibit

February 2015 - Ongoing Summer 2015

National Museum of Puerto Rican Arts and Culture

3015 West Division St.















Andersonville Art Walk

Sir Spa

Chicago, IL

October 9-11,2015


Edgewater Art Fest

Granville Ave and Broadway


Sept 26-27,2015


Bucktown Art Festival

Chicago, IL

August 29-30,2015


West Loop Art Fest

North Halsted & W Washington

Chicago, IL 60622

August 23-24 2015


Barrio Art Fest

3015 W. Division St

Chicago, IL 60622

September 2009-2015

Glenwood Ave Art Festival

Rodgers Park, IL

August 2009-2015

Milwaukee Ave Arts Festival

Logan Square,

Chicago, IL   60641

July 2009-2015


Viva La Fiesta Art and Music Fest

Guest Artist

Brookfield Zoo, IL

June 2013


Ravenswood Art Walk

Chicago, IL

October 2012


Northern Trust Art Expo

Hispanic Heritage Month

Chicago, IL

September 2012


Wicker Park Art Fest

Chicago, IL

July 2012


The Lost Artist Show

Guest Artist

The Art Colony

July 14, 2012


Julia de Burgos Stamp Unveiling

Guest Artist and Speaker

United States Postal Service

Chicago, IL

September 2011


Artery Exhibit, Glenwood Ave. Art Festival, August 2011


Notas de Amor Exhibit

Tumbao Bar & Grill

July 2011


Evanston Ethnic Festival

Evanston, IL

July 2011


Fiesta Nuestras Raices

Berwyn Gardens Park


October 2009-2010


Art in The Park

Portage Park,

Chicago, IL

September 2009-2010


4th Women International Show

Latino Art Museum

281 S. Thomas St. Suite 103/105

Pomana, CA  91766

March 10th 2007


St. Thomas of the Apostle School Exposition

Shell Reyes Art Gallery

1 E Erie St, #161

Chicago, IL  60611

December 12, 2005









Events 2020:

Color Y Vida

Exposicion  Internacional Virtual

Inter Arte

Exposicion Virtual de Artistas Puertorriquenos

Iclamarte Llego a Puerto Rico


Events 2019:

Bucktown Art Fest 2019

August 24-25


Hispanic Heritage Month Exhibit New York

September 2019

111 Third Ave, #15H

New York, NY 10003


Art is Money, Money is Art

Geba Art Gallery

Cra 15# 82-35 Zona Rosa

Bogota, Columbia

Sowing Seeds, Harvesting Dreams

Arte al Rescate Art Fundraiser 2019

November 16th

Art is Money, Money is Art

New York

Exhibit includes works by Andy Warhol, Keith Haring, Banksy ,more than 100 local artists

111 Third Ave, #15H

New York, NY 10003

April 26, 2019

Logan Square Art Fest 2019

June 28-30

Barrio Art Fest 2019

July 13-14

Sangria Fest 2019

August 17-18

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