Hace mucho que no escribo, casi un mes. Febrero tuvo sucesos que me drenaron tanto emocional como mentalmente y ni hablar de tiempo…
Estos sucesos fueron importantes, y para los que aun estamos vivos, renovadores.
Dentro de estos cierres y aperturas de ciclos, empezé a colaborar con una firma local (Austin, Tx) de management, lo que me tiene super contenta, atenta, llena de miedos y alegrías. Mas lo bueno que lo malo definitivamente 🙂
También tuve la oportunidad de rodearme de emprendedores y absorber información y experiencias increíbles; De ahi, salieron nuevas perspectivas y planes de acción para The Projecto, tanto así que renovamos imagen y estamos super contentos por ello; una de mis diseñadoras favoritas, Karen Mata, armo este logo que no solo representa nuestra mision y visión, sino que siento me representa a mi totalmente, los que me conocen bien estarán de acuerdo…
Anyway, seguimos aprendiendo, descirniendo, creciendo y “The sky is the Limit” I guess 😉
Ah si, y decidí que es buena idea escribir en el idioma que me fluya cuando me toque postear jajaja ;P
Gabriel Santiago is ready to launch his 10th album “Traveler“! He just needs a bit of help to bring it to life and tour with it 🙂
Please go on to this link and find out how to pre-order, pledge, and get some amazing perks while supporting our extraordinaire local Jazzanovic Gabriel Santiago ❤
I just read this interesting post on Jezebel that talked about Latinx Media and how big is that void in our communities; so, basically I’m just putting it out there. Let’s do something!
I know I’m surrounded by awesome people that could generate smart, fun and worthy content, so, let’s do it!
Echenme grito si tienen cualquier idea, yo estoy trabajando en varios proyectos tentativos y me encantaría contar con ustedes y sus propuestas.
I’m super thrilled to invite you to the event “Jumpstart your Success” a party coordinated by an amazing group that I belong to called “Power Heels”that focuses on enabling women to reach their maximum potential professionally and personally in a safe space.
We’re hosting this, our first event as a Holiday Party where we intend to prepare women for the new year by setting them up for success. In addition to networking with industry leaders.
The event will be at IBM Design Studio from 7-9PM and we’ll have #ChidoMachine selecting music so you know dancing will be happening ;P
We’ll also have 3 different stations:
(1) Build Your Profile: resume writing and building a stunning Linkedin profile.
(2) Look the Part: hairstyling and professional head shots.
(3) Talk the Talk: mock interviews and feedback led by business leaders from some of Austin’s hottest companies.
The event will benefit Dress For Success, an international not-for-profit organization that empowers women to achieve economic independence. * Please feel free to bring business clothing that you’d like to donate to the Organization. – Tip: Items that you’d use for a job interview.
Please RSVP here to join us in this lovely mission, we’ll have all that I mentioned earlier plus drinks, bites, and a raffle with really cool items donated by our sponsors. ❤
Beverly Kemp is a unique Painter and Internet Sensation, people recognize her controversial & raw Art anywhere; Last year Bev and Gerardo Arellano were “Must See” EAST studio #6 by Do512‘s featuring an Ann Richards painting that brought a smile to everyone.
This year She’ll work again with #TheProjecto bringing new and not so new pieces to us!
Let me share you an excerpt of her bio that I love, and describes some of what you’ll see:
Reviewers and critics have described my work as ‘eye-popping’ and ‘Disney-fied.’ Yet, I find that my oils on canvas are more than screaming upside-down, inside-out point-of-view statements or cross-eyed observations of societal norms and women’s issues that shouldn’t be. As I age and wage an on-going battle with Parkinson’s disease, filling in another red dress comes easier and easier. Now, I know my paint is saying something. ❤
Hope You’re already convinced and drop by Studio #111!!!
You might know Clint Roth in one of his two facets: Musician as Big Jaw, or an Artist as himself ;P
I knew him through the music but ended up working a little bit more with his Art ❤
His style has been described as “Lowhighmiddlebrow Outsider Pop” (Don’t ask me, but totally haha), & one of the things I love about it is how versatile and just fun to see it is! It’s refreshing how simple, colorful and raw his pieces are. He’s used his art for Album covers, stickers, T-shirts and more, always translating perfectly into any medium.
- If you have the EAST Catalog, it’s his piece the one that represents The Projecto 😀
He’ll be displaying his Art and chatting with us at Studio #111, hope you can make it!
East Austin Studio Tour is almost here and The Projecto will bring great artists and a really fun Happening only on November 19th from 11AM-6PM save the date!!!
- Some of the Artists involved are: Clint Roth, Patricia Carrington, Carlos Olvera, Mauricio Frijoles., Adrian Oviedo, Greometria, Beverly Kemp & Saakred!. Also Feat. #ChidoMachine of course 😉
During this couple weeks I’ll be posting links and telling you more about the crazy good talent we’ll be hosting, so stay tuned and make notes!
Aside from quality Art we’ll have music, some drinks sponsored by #TullamoreDew & #TopoChico and much much more, tell your family and friends, we’d love to see you there!
RECAP: Mark your calendars SATURDAY November 19th. For The Projecto Happening #111 on the Catalog!
A bunch of things have happened/ lately, so here is a recap:
Think well before buying ACL Vip tickets! Its awesome when you’re in the VIP lounge but you don’t get any benefits where the music is at
#WheresWarhol is up and running! The Blanton Museum is sending “Warhols”through the streets of Austin to promote and give passes for the new exhibit “Warhol by the Book”be on the lookout every Wednesday of October and don’t forget to use #WheresWarhol!!! * The exhibition opens this Sunday Oct 16th.
Go to all Austin Chronicle events, specially if it includes “Master Pancake” Comedy troupe, they’re hilarious!!! I went to their “Willow” screening and I cried a lot (laughing of course). It was interactive, funny, and we got to curse a lot, so great stress relief! 😉
POP AUSTIN International Art Show is in town, make sure to drop by, it has some great pieces with old and new favorites like: Richard Colman and Tom Wesselmann.
We’ll be in San Antonio this Saturday with Chido Machine, drop by The Mix and enjoy great music and guilty pleasures yayyy! 😀
Back in Austin, Celebrate the “Intl Video Store Day” at Vulcan Video & I Luv Video! They’re joining forces and will give us great deals on VHS, DVD/Blu Rays plus free beer, prizes, discounts, etc! This Saturday, Oct 17th from 12PM-12AM
Saturday is also game day so, I’m sure you’ll find lots of things to do, be careful and have lots of fun! Hope to see you around town!
I didn’t say anything when JuanGa passed away; there was enough people talking about it either way (Even Obama tweeted!)… But, when I heard the idea about doing a tribute in his honor, I thought that was the perfect way for me to contribute and express what we as Mexicans and music lovers feel about it/his passing 😦 So, this September the 30th we’re doing a Tribute to JuanGa and I just wanted to invite you guys to enjoy one of the best Mexican gifts to the world, Juan Gabriel’s music (or as I call him for reference, the Mexican Elton John haha).
Sept 30th 9PM at El Sol y la Luna, Austin Tx. Here is the event on FB in case you want more info 😉 Happy last week of September :O