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Yanaguana

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"Yanaguana" by San Antonio artist Alex Rubio is a 40 foot-long abstract composition inspired by the history and myth of the San Antonio river, known as Yanaguana by the region's indigenous peoples. Rubio painted the mural with assistance from Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum's MOSAIC student artist program. "Yanaguana" is part of the series "Play" located in Yanaguana Garden at Hemisfair Park. To discover more information about "Play" please visit here.


"Yanaguana" is a mural inspired by the history and myth of the San Antonio River, known as Yanaguana by the regions indigenous peoples.  "Yanaguana" is a 40 foot-long abstract composition.  Artist Alex Rubio painted "Yanaguana" with help from Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum's MOSAIC student artist program. 

Accession#: 2015.RUB.1
Artist First Name: Alex
Artist Last Name: Rubio
More About Artist URL: http://www.bluestarart.org/education
Related Site URL: http://www.playathemisfair.org
Type: mural paintings (visual works)
Media 1: paint
Media 2: None
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Completion Year: 2015
Additional Information URL: http://www.hemisfair.org/
Location Name: Hemisfair's Yanaguana Garden
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Zip Code: 78205
Point X: -98.4880248
Point Y: 29.4195268
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Council District: 1
Map Point Color: Green




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Additional Directions: Hemisfair's Yanaguana Garden

Yanaguana

Artist: Alex Rubio
Category: categoryParks categoryRiver
Details: mural paintings (visual works), paint, None
Date completed: 2015
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"Yanaguana" by San Antonio artist Alex Rubio is a 40 foot-long abstract composition inspired by the history and myth of the San Antonio river, known as Yanaguana by the region's indigenous peoples. Rubio painted the mural with assistance from Blue Star Contemporary Art Museum's MOSAIC student artist program. "Yanaguana" is part of the series "Play" located in Yanaguana Garden at Hemisfair Park. To discover more information about "Play" please visit here.



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