We talked with Roy Martinez, who goes by the name Lambe Culo (Spanish for "lick ass"), about his fashion designs and mixed media art, which explore the fluidity of gender and cultural identities.
This Artist Is Making a Giant Quilt to Represent the 5.4 Million Women Affected by Texas's Abortion Laws
Fiber artist Chi Nguyen is protesting the Texas laws that are responsible for closing abortion clinics by creating a massive quilt covered in tallies that represent the number of women who have limited access to abortions.
For her latest exhibition, artist Melanie Gonzalez merged Renaissance-style Biblical glamour with the look and feel of her native Bronx.
When I see the rebel Latino subculture being sampled and recontextualized by bourgeois white fashion designers, pop singers, or celebrity starlets, I can't help rolling my eyes.
In Princess Nokia's new video for the track "Young Girls," a diverse tribe of mothers, sisters, and baby girls live and play in a female-centered paradise.
In reaction to the disappearances of the 43 Ayotzinapa Normal School students, exciting new protest art has emerged, drawing attention the oppression of young and poor progressives in Mexico.
Sad Girls y Qué are a glittery, girl power gang based out of Tijuana who use art to retaliate against the machismo culture prevalent in Mexico and the world at large, and reappropriate the girly "feminine" aesthetic and put it in an aggressive and...
The film illustrates how single mothers, working-class residents, immigrants, and young kids survived in the area, and it inspires an appreciation for the neighborhood's complex past.