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December 9, 2022

Tony Ortega

Tony Ortega was born in 1958 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.  He lives in Denver, Colorado where he is chair and associate professor of drawing and printmaking at Regis University.  He holds Master of Fine Arts degree (1995) and Bachelor of Arts (1980) 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.

La Familia de Guadalupe, 2014 –

Work on Paper, 22 × 30in. Courtesy of the artist Denver, Colorado

Work on Paper, 22 × 30in. Courtesy of the artist Denver, Colorado

Tres Generaciones, 2018

Acrylic on Canvas, 40 × 60in. Courtesy of the artist Denver, Colorado