Tony Ortega was born in 1958 in Santa Fe, New Mexico. He holds a Master of Fine Arts and a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Colorado at Boulder. Ortega is known for his vibrant, colorful artwork. His lifelong goal is to contribute to a better understanding of cultural diversity by addressing the culture, history, and experiences of Chicanos/Latinos through his art. He currently lives in Denver, Colorado and is Chair and Associate Professor of Drawing and Printmaking at Regis University.
Campbell’s Crossing, 2018
Acrylic and Collage on panel box, 60 × 48in. Courtesy of the artist Denver, Colorado