Miguel Maltos Gonzales is a Chicano artist born on the land of the Coahuiltecan now known as in San Antonio, TX.
He expresses his American and Mexican Indigenous heritage by combining film photography & illustrations. Miguel is a U.S. Air Force Veteran, a creative economy builder, art administrator, and owner of San Anto Film & Camera shop.
.... who is this Miguel anyways?
Pos... cliqa the links below to learn more.
LinkedIn - Creative Commerce Network
Hispanic Business/Professionals Association (Past President)
Miguel's Online Art Gallery - Taller-Firme.com
ArtsWA - Miguel's Public Art in Washington
Artist Archive - Catalog of original artwork
Art Accordingly - Guest episode with Art Administrators of Color
Spokane Mama - Community building
Spokane Arts - Art Commissioner
Spokane County Library - Chicano artist
Spokane Film Project - Cine projects
Dial.studio - Creating online content for BIPOC
Art Administrators of Color - Cousin's Regime
Pass - Cine y Portrait Gallery
Ave West Gallery - New work showing in person
yəhaw̓ show -Washington Indigenous artist profile
Eastern Washington University - Chicanx Studies
Free Zoom backgrounds... gratis, gratis, gratis!
Inlander - HBPA Community Center
Spokane Arts / GSI - No Man's Land music video
Greater Spokane, Inc - Steering Committee Member
Like and subscribe to the Spanish language story time YouTube channel of Doctora Nancy Cecilia Sandoval de Gonzales.
Dra. Nancy is a first gen born in San Antonio, TX, first to graduate college and first to earn a PhD in culture literacy and language. Dra. Nancy is dedicated to empowering bilingual students through sharing her love of learning. She pioneered distance learning for migrant children in the early 2000s before Zoom and Teams were a thing. In the classroom she has taught bilingual education programs such as dual language, ESL Spanish language immersion in Central Texas and Eastern Washington.
Today she is helping develop language immersion programs, and mentors future bilingual educators as an Instructional Coach in San Antonio, TX.
Read about her Spanish Immersion work in Spokane, WA here: Cliqa aqui
Taller: ¡Firme! (Thai-air - fear-meh) is Spanish for "cool workshop" this online gallery features the original arte of Chicano artist Miguel Maltos Gonzales with guest artists. ¡Firme! is also a podcast on Chicanoism, arte, cultura, heritage y mas. Among the episodes are a series of stories called Camera Cuentos. These stories are based on Miguel's experience as a photographer continuing his father's photographic journey.
Your support is appreciated with the purchase of art prints, share the gallery with others and subscribe to the podcast.