Author Name : obalcells

Flavors of Mexico 2014

Celebrating My Residency at Mercury Mine Elementary School

Thanks to Arizona Commission on the Arts & Mercury Mine PTG for the Grant and the amazing experience with the students; Flavors of Mexico Mural memories will always be on my heart.



IMG_3941

Starting My Residence at Mercury Mine Elementary School

I'm very exited to share my passion for the Mexican culture with all the students and teachers.



aca_nea_logos-300x136

I have been awarded with a grant from Arizona Commission on the Arts

Thank you to the staff of Mercury Mine Elementary School for selected me as an artist in residence, also I want to say thanks a lot to the Arizona Commission on the Arts for this opportunity and this grant. I'm very happy for this grant and will keep you posted on this project.



IMG_3671

Thanks to Scottsdale Artists’ School

A very creative and wonderful week exploring, learning and expressing the artist view from a Mexican Jungle Journey perspective.



IMG_3596 f

Multicultural Arts Session at Phoenix Center for the Arts

Second session for extravaganza summer camp, the students are learning about the classic ancient Mexican cultures: Olmec, Maya & Toltec.



IMG_3547[1]

Art & Nature at Phoenix Center for the Arts

Summer Camp Extravaganza is being a great experience for the students and myself, unique pieces, various techniques and personal expressions.



IMG_3089

Artist Lecture at Phoenix Center for the Arts

This Saturday at 2pm I'll be glad to lecture as a guest artist, come and check it out.



e1

Artist Residence with Childsplay & CALA at Encanto School

This my 3rd year doing The Diego Project, it is always fun.



Promega Spring Art Showcase

Celebrating Spring Art Showcase at Promega in Madison, Wisconsin

I'm so grateful to have the opportunity to share this amazing moment with excellent artists and friends; it will be always in my heart.



o14li

Getting ready to Promega Art Show in Madison Wisconsin March 11th

I’m very happy and grateful about this exhibit where I’ll meet new people, new places and specially because I can share my ideas and creations. I’ll keep you posted with more info soon, Oliverio Balcells



I am a Roster Artist on the Arizona Commission on the Arts Teaching Artist Roster.

Yes I'm very happy because my application for Teaching Artist Roster has been approved and I have been selected for listing on the Arizona Commission on the Art' Teaching Artist Roster for 3 years.  



LA COCINA – MUSEO DE LAS AMERICAS October 17 – January 12 Denver Colorado Participating Artists: Oliverio Balcells & Colectivo Herencia Milaenaria

The smell of fresh baked pan de muerto, the taste of a tortilla hot from the comal, the colorful pitalla melting in my mouth…this connection to my past and the vision of my grandmother sitting next to the stove like a great alchemist, mixing all the ingredients for La comida del medio dia… The art of cooking is universal but the tradition of the Mexican Cocina is a world of its own. The ...


  • © 2018 Oliverio Balcells. All rights reserved.