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Illuminados

"Illuminados" by El Paso based husband and wife artist team "Los Dos", Ramon and Christian Cardenas, is a mural located under the Hays Street Bridge. The artwork is inspired by the U.S.-Mexico border and the people who live there. It depicts a figure wearing a folkloric mask seated on a magic carpet "flying across borders." This public art project was commissioned by Public Art San Antonio and was supported in part by the 2012-2017 Bond Program and the National Endowment for the Arts Our Town Grant Program.
"Illuminados" is inspired by the U.S.-Mesico border and the people who live there.  

Accession#: 2016.DOS.1
Artist First Name: Los Dos
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Type: mural paintings (visual works)
Media 1: paint
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Completion Year: 2016
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Location Name: Hays Street Bridge
Artwork Address: 803 N Cherry St, San Antonio, TX
Zip Code: 78202
Point X: -98.477335
Point Y: 29.430201
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Council District: 2
Map Point Color: Peach




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803 N Cherry St, San Antonio, TX

Additional Directions: Hays Street Bridge

Illuminados

Artist: Los Dos Category: categoryInfrastructure/Streets categoryNeighborhood
Details: mural paintings (visual works), paint
Date completed: 2016
Description:
"Illuminados" by El Paso based husband and wife artist team "Los Dos", Ramon and Christian Cardenas, is a mural located under the Hays Street Bridge. The artwork is inspired by the U.S.-Mexico border and the people who live there. It depicts a figure wearing a folkloric mask seated on a magic carpet "flying across borders." This public art project was commissioned by Public Art San Antonio and was supported in part by the 2012-2017 Bond Program and the National Endowment for the Arts Our Town Grant Program.


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