Canción del Perro Exhibition

South Texas College hosts soft sculpture exhibition at the Mid-Valley Campus Library.

Artist lecture, workshop, and reception: October 6, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.

The South Texas College Mid-Valley Library Art Gallery presents “El Canción del Perro (Song of the Dog),” an installation featuring soft sculpture by artist Angelica Raquel Martinez.

Angelica Raquel Martinez will show her process of building soft sculptures with detailed embellishments during Song of the Dog Posterher exhibition on Thursday, October 6, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Angelica Raquel Martinez is a Texas State University and the University of Texas San Antonio graduate and is now a high school educator. In her multi-disciplinary studio practice, Martinez uses narratives focused on folklore, familial storytelling, and her personal experiences to investigate the ideas of morality and the soul using animal imagery. The exhibition, artist lecture, and workshop are free and open to the public.

The exhibit opens on August 22 and will be on view until December 9, 2022, at the STC Mid-Valley Campus Library located at 400 N Border, Bldg. E, in Weslaco, TX.

STC’s Library Art Gallery Program organizes exhibitions and educational programs to engage students’ understanding of art and its role in culture, support the academic curriculum, and inspire continued education through direct engagement with artists, scholars, and original works of art.

Contact (956) 872-3488, gotvos@southtexascollege.edu for more information or visit https://library.southtexascollege.edu/libraryart.