February 13, 2015 – March 28, 2015
TRANSFORMATION OF A THOUGHT: THE WORK OF VIOLA DELGADO, 1985-2014
Friday, March 27, 2015 6-8 pm
The Latino Cultural Center opens its next exhibition, Transformation of a Thought: The Work of Viola Delgado, 1985-2014 on Friday, February 13, 2015 with an opening reception from 6 to 8 pm; the reception is free and open to the public. The exhibition will run from February 13 – March 28, 2015.
Dallas-based Latina artist Viola Delgado will receive her first retrospective at the Latino Cultural Center. An integral member of the Dallas and North Texas local Latina/o artist community, Delgado has been working in the North Texas region for over three decades. Viola Delgado’s work can be appreciated in private collections as well as in public spaces including Stevens Park and Tolbert Elementary Schools, Dallas; the Dallas West Library Courtyard; the Dallas Area Rapid Transit Station; Vickery Village/Buckner Baptist Children’s Home, Dallas; and the Terminal D Departure Concourse of the Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport.
The Latino Cultural Center is a division of the City of Dallas Office of Cultural Affairs. Our mission is to serve as a regional catalyst for the preservation, development, and promotion of Latino and Hispanic arts and culture. The Center’s 27,000 sq. ft. facility was designed by renowned Mexican architect Ricardo Legorreta and features a 300-seat theater, two visual arts galleries, and an outdoor plaza. Its signature purple tower serves as a beacon to guide visitors to our East Dallas / Deep Ellum location. Located immediately east of downtown Dallas, the Center is one-half mile from the Dallas Arts District and conveniently located two blocks north of the DART Green Line Deep Ellum Station. Onsite free parking available. For additional information, call 214.671.0045 or visitwww.dallasculture.org/latinocc .