Edition: Archival pigment print on 100% recycled Sugar Paper, from an edition of 30
Markings: Hand signed and numbered with Sugar Press chop mark
Juana Alicia is a muralist, printmaker, educator, activist and painter who loves to draw. She has been teaching for thirty years, working in many areas of education, from community organizing to migrant and bilingual education to arts education, from kindergarten to graduate school levels. Currently, Juana Alicia is a full-time faculty at Berkeley City College, where she directs a public art program called True Colors.
Juana Alicia feels that it is her responsibility as an artist to be an activist for social justice, human rights and environmental health, and she sees the work of parenting and teaching akin to being an artist.