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Teresa Flores

Teresa Flores is an interdisciplinary artist based in Los Angeles. Her work examines her Californio roots and the relationship between wellness, identity, and accessibility through drawing, video, and social practices. Flores has led programs at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, the Museum of Contemporary Art San Diego, and Spike Art Magazine in Berlin, and her artwork was featured in the exhibition Centennial: 100 Years of Otis College Alumni. Flores has taught visual culture at Cal State Fresno and for the Armory Center for the Arts, in Pasadena. She holds an MFA in public practice from Otis College of Art and Design and is a 2021–22 City of Los Angeles artist in residence.

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Ars Poetica

How I found kinship with poets writing about the culture of my hometown, Fresno.

Apr 5, 2022
teresa flores sees a strong connection between body and place in mujer con una mesa, woman with a table, c 1926 and 28, by rufino tamayo

Finding Energy in Rufino Tamayo’s Simple Moment

Teresa Flores sees herself in this woodblock print, a century after its creation.

Sep 27, 2021
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