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Jesus Barraza

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El Paso, Texas

Birth year

Lives in
San Leandro, Ca

Works in


SFSU (San Francisco State University)

figurative, graffiti/street-art, digital, modern, collective, pop


Jesus Barraza is an activist printmaker and digital artist based in the San Leandro, California. Using bold colors and high contrast images his prints reflect both his local and global community and their resistance in a struggle to create a new world. Barraza’s work continues the tradition of graphic art in the spirit of Jose Gaudalupe Posada, OSSPAL and Juan R. Fuentes.
In 1998 Barraza was a co-founder of ten12, a collective of digital artists. He has also worked as Graphic Designer for the Mission Cultural Center/Mission Grafica, where Calixto Robles, Juan R. Fuentes and Michael Roman mentored Barraza in various screen printing methods. In 2003, he co-founded the Taller Tupac Amaru printing studio to foster resurgence in the screen printing medium, where he has complete over 100 prints. Additionally he is a partner at Tumis Inc., a bilingual design studio helping to integrate art with emerging technologies.

Recent Exhibits

Jesus Barraza participated in these exhibits:

May, 2015 No Human Being is Illegal: Posters on the Myths and Realities of the Immigrant Experience
Mercado La Paloma
Dec, 2014 Dreaming Wildly, Fighting To Win: Benefit Art Auction for Critical Resistance Los Angeles
The Underground Museum
Sep, 2014 The Annual Murphy and Cadogan Contemporary Art Awards Exhibition
SOMArts Cultural Center
Jan, 2014 Serigrafía
Pasadena Museum of California Art (PMCA)
Jul, 2012 Occupy Bay Area
Yerba Buena Center for the Arts
Jun, 2012 DocumentO
Click here to see all exhibits for Jesus Barraza
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