Painting and Drawing: News and Events
Thursday, October 17, 12:15 p.m.
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Ernesto Ortiz Leyva was born in El Paso, Texas. He received his BFA from the California College of the Arts and studied at the École Supérieur des Beaux-Arts in Marseille. He is currently pursuing his MFA degree at the School of the Art Institute if Chicago. In the summer of 2013 he was one of five artists asked to participate in the exhibition Evidence: Artistic Responses to the Drug Cartel Wars at the Intersection for the Arts in San Francisco, California.