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Monte Azul is Magical, Mystical, Love

Monte Azul is Magical, Mystical, Love

My three-week stay as an artist in residence at Monte Azul was a transformative experience, filled with magic, mystery, and love. I am deeply grateful to Carlos Rojas Jara, Randy Langendorfer, and Henry Jackson for the generous Award. Although I have traveled...

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Alumnus Eric Seritella

Alumnus Eric Seritella

Freedom What an amazing time I just had at Monte Azul Center for the Arts. It was the most freedom I have ever had to create at any residency. I had high expectations based on the website, and especially on the testimonials of artists who had been there before me....

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Artist-Owned Monte Azul

Artist-Owned Monte Azul

Conceived, Created, and Operated by Artists Henry Jackson Director for Artistic Advancement With great enthusiasm, I announce Henry Jackson as our new partner at Monte Azul Center for the Arts (MACA). Henry, a longtime dedicated Advising Artist for MACA, is now:...

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Alumnus Tara Thacker

Alumnus Tara Thacker

Nourishing Welcoming and nourishing are two words that describe my Monte Azul experience. I’m writing this blog entry to share a letter of gratitude that makes clear the magical residency experience I had at Monte Azul and the transformative impact Carlos Rojas' and...

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Alumnus Stephanie Wilde

Alumnus Stephanie Wilde

Magical "Magical" is a trite and overused adjective, but in this case, it is not frivolous hyperbole. Upon return, I could not stop thinking about my experience at Monte Azul. Monte Azul Center for the Arts is more than I imagined, the two marvelous humans that have...

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Cheryl Edwards Fellowship Recipient

Cheryl Edwards Fellowship Recipient

Monte Azul inaugurates our new facilities with a distinguished artist awarded with a Monte Azul fellowship Monte Azul Center for Arts is delighted to bring in the New Year by inaugurating Phase 1 of our new facilities with a select group of artists with extensive and...

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Stephanie Wilde, recipient of the MACA Fellowship Award

Stephanie Wilde, recipient of the MACA Fellowship Award

Monte Azul Center for the Arts is pleased to host artist Stephanie Wilde as a MACA Fellowship Awardee. Ms Wilde will be among the first artists to produce work at the new facilities. Wilde's delicately intricate works often belie the social and environmental conflict...

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Tara Thacker, recipient of the MACA Fellowship Award

Tara Thacker, recipient of the MACA Fellowship Award

Monte Azul Center for the Arts is pleased to host artist Tara Thacker as a MACA Fellowship Awardee. Thacker will be among the first artists to produce work at the new facilities. "At the heart of my artwork is a love of materiality and an ongoing fascination with the...

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