Photos from “Nuevo” Reception

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Check out the photos from our “Nuevo” by Steven Velazquez opening reception. It was a great event, so if you missed it definitely check out the photos. If you were there,  remember to… Continue reading

Facebook Timelines: Nonprofit Edition

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It’s been a week since Facebook switch over all  pages to the new timeline format. Many nonprofits chose to switch earlier, of course, and Facebook provided some pretty comprehensive tools to explain the… Continue reading

Archiving Latin American Art

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There’s a new resource for artists and art historians looking for information on Latin American art. The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and several other organizations teamed up to preserve “the stories behind… Continue reading

A Day for Cesar Chavez

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March 31 is Cesar Chavez Day in Arizona, California, and Texas (and maybe in the rest of the country soon). The holiday recognizes the life and work of a man who was born… Continue reading

Nuevo Opening Reception is Thursday!

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Come to Xico, Meet the Zonkey! Thursday night (March 29, 2012) we’re having an opening reception here at Xico for “Nuevo”. This exhibition is a little unusual for us because all the artwork… Continue reading

Resources for Artists

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Today we’re adding to our artist’s handbook project by suggesting some resources that artists can use to get help locally. 1. Community Organizations- We’re awesome. Seriously though, getting involved with a local nonprofit… Continue reading

Author Interview: Leila Cobo author of “The Second Time We Met”

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Today we’re excited to be digitally sitting down with author Leila Cobo who is promoting her latest book “The Second Time We Met.”  Leila  is a renowned journalist, former concert pianist, and is… Continue reading

Happy St. Patrick’s Day From Mexico

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In honor of St. Patrick’s Day, we present the history of the San Patricios (St. Patrick’s Battalion), a group of Irish Americans who fought on the Mexican side of the Mexican-American War. The… Continue reading

Artist Workshop: Intellectual Property

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Exciting news for all the professional artists out there: Xico is having a workshop Thursday April 26th, 6:30 to 7:30pm right here at Xico on intellectual property. OK so that might not sound… Continue reading

Coming Soon: Digital Book Tour with Leila Cobo

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We’re excited to announce that the Xico blog will be featuring an interview with author Leila Cobo. She’s promoting her new book The Second Time We Met. Leila Cobo is a renowned journalist,… Continue reading